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

Business Directory for Downtown Cedar Falls, IA

  • Cedar Falls Historical Society

    308 W. 3rd Street
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613



    Cedar Falls Historical Society has been working for over 50 years, engaging the community in the preservation, education, and celebration of our heritage.

  • Cedar Falls Recreational Trails

    Cedar Falls, IA 50613



    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.

  • Dolled Up Studios

    602 State Street
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613



    Monday: 11:00-5:00
    Tuesday: 9:00-5:00
    Wednesday: Closed
    Thursday: 9:00-7:00
    Friday: 10:00-4:00

  • Golf Lab

    201 Washington Street, Suite B
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613



    Monday-Friday: 4:00-10:00
    Saturday: 11:00-10:00
    Sunday: 11:00-8:00

  • Honey and Vinegar Tattoos

    200 State Street Suite 103
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613


    (319) 252-2123

    Tuesday - Friday: 12:00-6:00
    Saturday: 12:00-4:00
    Sunday: Closed

  • Hurling Hatchet

    100 E. 2nd Suite 103
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613



    Monday: Closed
    Tuesday: 4pm-10pm
    Wednesday: 4pm-10pm
    Thursday: 4pm-10pm
    Friday: 4pm-midnight 
    Saturday: 1pm-midnight
    Sunday: 1pm-7pm

  • Ice House Museum

    Corner of 1st & Clay Streets
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613


    (319) 266-5149

    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. 

  • Little Red Schoolhouse

    1st & Clay Streets
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613



    Open May through September

    Tour this 1909 one-room schoolhouse and experience a long Iowa tradition. From the slate blackboard to the potbellied stove, this schoolhouse recalls a time when brothers, sisters, and neighboring children gathered together to learn in a building like this.
  • Main Street Fitness

    401 Main Street, Suite 100
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613



    A 24 hour fitess center with amenities such as cardio, free weights, strength training, personal training, and more.

  • NRG Pilates

    508 Washington Street
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613



    NRG philosophy:

    All of our workouts focus on the principles of Pilates and combine them with a modern and high energy twist. Our style of teaching keeps your workouts FUN, making achieving your fitness goals possible.

    We are dedicated to INSPIRE and TRANSFORM your body both physiccally and mentally!

  • Oster Regent Theatre

    103 Main Street
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613



    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.

  • Red Owl Tattoo

    410 Main Street
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613


    (319) 230-7584

    Tuesday - Saturday: 12:00pm - 7:00pm

    Offering exceptional tattoos with an exceptional customer experience. We are the who's who for your next tattoo!

  • River Place Plaza

    2nd and State Street
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613



    The Plaza is an outdoor events venue that is as ideal for family picnics as it is for 300 person weddings and 1000 person concerts. Our sister company, Eagle View Hospitality, programs the space and partners with community organizations to bring new events to downtown Cedar Falls.

    We encourage you to consider hosting your next event at the River Place Plaza, or to donate to future Plaza events and amenities, so this may be a wonderful community asset for years to come.

    We’ll see you at the Plaza!

  • The Space

    109 E. 2nd Street
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613


    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. 

  • This Little Light Studio

    503 Washington Street
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613



    Check out the website for a schedule of classes available!

    This Little Light Studio is primarily a Kindermusik studio offering ongoing family and child centered music and movement classes for children ages 0-7 years.  We have age specific classes and multi-age classes so no one in your family is left out!

    For information and to enroll, please visit our website.

  • Vine Valley Real Estate

    200 State Street, Suite 102
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613



    As the industry evolves to become more innovative and efficient, so do we! Vine Valley Real Estate has reduced non-value added steps in this challenging and growing industry to enable its agents, as your professionals, to deliver consistent, quality, and sustainable results, regardless of the price range of your home or business.

    Applying strategic thinking, Vine Valley Real Estate is able to be more efficient, responsive, and most importantly demonstrate higher value to our clients to maximize on your life’s largest investment.

    Leading with integrity is our mission!