Whether you enjoy the indoors, the outdoors, the winter or the summer, you are sure to find plenty to do in Cedar Falls! Scroll the list below to check out all our downtown attractions to find something that suits your interest. For a full list of attractions and entertainment in the Cedar Valley, visit the Cedar Falls Tourism Bureau's website.
Cedar Falls Historical Society has been working for over 50 years, engaging the community in the preservation, education, and celebration of our heritage.
Ride, run, paddle or walk the 100+ miles of recreational trails in our area. The downtown area is easily accessible from the trail head at Peter Melendy Park.
The Cedar Trails Partnership welcomes you to more than 100 miles of hard-surfaced trails. Configured in a series of loops, our award-winning trails wind through Black Hawk County, Iowa, and the metropolitan areas of Waterloo, Cedar Falls, Evansdale, Hudson and La Porte City.
"Cedar Valley Art and Wine" painting studio is the perfect location to enjoy a night on the town. Entertain your creativity in a unique environment with old friends and new acquaintances. Each painting event provides ample time for you to complete a painting.
I escaped! Can you? Escape Cedar Valley is an interactive escape experience sure to entertain! Compete in our challenges with friends, family or coworkers for a unique and enjoyable experience. The games are tough, exciting and rewarding! Escape Cedar Valley, not just a game… an experience!
Open May through mid-October
Built in 1921, this unique round structure was originally home to the flourishing Cedar Falls Ice and Fuel Company. It stored six to eight thousand tons of ice each year—cut right from the frozen Cedar River. Now it is the only museum in the United States that combines an original ice house with an extensive collection of ice harvesting artifacts and archives.
Open May through September
A 24 hour fitess center with amenities such as cardio, free weights, strength training, personal training, and more.
Welcome to the Oster Regent Theatre, home of the Cedar Falls Community Theatre. This is a hip, fun and happening place to be for live performance in the Midwest. Great plays are performed live on stage throughout the year.
Tuesday - Saturday: 12:00pm - 7:00pm
Offering exceptional tattoos with an exceptional customer experience. We are the who's who for your next tattoo!
The Space functions primarily as an art and music venue while also hosting poetry and fiction readings, clothing swaps, amateur yoga and most recently, a mix-tape exchange and potluck.
From nightlife fun to painting like an artist, there are many options for entertainment downtown.