‘Tis the season for holiday parties! Whether you’re looking for a small party room, spacious accommodations for a large group, activities to spur some friendly competition, or something quaint and cozy, these venues will put your guests in the holiday spirit! Reserve your holiday celebration date soon!
CHARLES H. MACNIDER ART MUSEUM
303 2nd Street SE | 641-421-3666
Contact: Lindsay Thompson
The Salsbury room at the Charles H. MacNider Art Museum is the perfect venue for your holiday gathering. The room is equipped with a projector, screen, computer, and sound system. Tables and chairs will be set up by the museum staff to provide social distancing requirements. The capacity, with social distancing, is between 48–60 people. Kitchen facilities are available for serving off-site prepared food. Contact Lindsay for reservations, COVID rental requirements, and restrictions.
100 S. Federal Avenue | 641-530-4939
Contact: Jay Brooks
Enjoy some ax-throwing with your holiday fun! Country Axe is available for private parties. Contact Jay to learn more about hosting your next birthday party, bachelor/bachelorette party, and more!
HAMPTON INN & SUITES
2111 4th Street SW | 641-435-7500
Contact: Jerry Krumm
Plan a holiday party at the Hampton Inn & Suites for your club or social group. This cozy room is equipped with a screen, whiteboard, small refrigerator, and seating for up to 40 guests. Hot coffee and soda can be purchased from the hotel for your guests. Social distancing is encouraged. Contact Jerry for additional details and reservations.
HISTORIC PARK INN
15 W. State Street | 641-422-0015
Contact: Mellisa Leach
The Historic Park Inn has six meeting rooms capable of accommodating between 2–75 people. All catering is conveniently coordinated through the Historic Park Inn for your convenience. Due to COVID-19, 50% capacity ensures social distancing guidelines are met. Contact Mellisa for available reservations dates or to book your holiday party!
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS
3041 4th Street SW | 641-424-1200
Contact: Danielle Pommrehn
The open plan meeting room can be furnished with coffee and water for your holiday gathering. It contains a sink, small refrigerator, and has a capacity of 15 people, with physical distancing considerations. Call Danielle to reserve this space for your holiday get-together.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS – COLUMBIA CLUB
551 S. Taft Avenue | 319-269-2490
Contact: Mike Wollner
The Columbia Club is open to the public and taking reservations for your special holiday event. Main room seating accommodates up to 120 guests, providing physical distancing. An adjoining lounge provides additional space for your guests. Call Mike to help you plan your menu and party details!
MASON CITY ARENA
100 S. Federal Avenue | 641-421-3673
Contact: Lucas Hartgrove
The Mason City Arena has 1 private room large enough to host 35 – 40 guests. It includes a refrigerator and sink. A second private room can accommodate 25 people. This room has a small refrigerator as well as a projector. Physical distancing considerations are included in these capacities. Conveniently located downtown, these venues would be perfect for your holiday get-together with co-workers, club groups, or friends. Call Lucas for more details and to reserve your date.
MARKET 124 / THREE ON THE TREE COFFEE CAFE
124 1/2 N. Delaware Avenue | 641-423-0929
Contact: Katie Wold
Looking for something relaxing and fun? Three on the Tree provides the perfect spot for you and your pals to unwind with a cup of coffee and homemade treats. Looking for a little more excitement? Try the pottery room. Get creative and paint the town during your next private event. All parties are welcome – holiday parties, birthday parties, weddings, baby showers, gender reveals, bachelorette parties, and more. Contact Katie for more details.
514 S. Federal Avenue | 641-210-0285
Contact: Brenda Adams
This elegant, intimate environment will provide the perfect venue for your holiday celebration. There is space for up to 49 of your special guests. Beer & wine are available for purchase to compliment your caterer’s menu. Social distancing is encouraged while you enjoy your holiday party. Call Brenda for more details or to reserve your date.
MOOSE LODGE # 1328
22 4th Street NW | 641-512-4327
Contact: Linda Espinosa
The spacious banquet room will accommodate 200 guests and features a large kitchen with refrigerator for serving your catered menu. A full-service bar is available as well (outside alcohol not permitted). Social distancing is encouraged during your event. Contact Linda to make your party reservations!
2571 4th Street SW | 641-423-4375
Contact: Nate Wagner
Mystic Lanes is the perfect par-tay venue! On-site full-service bar, this venue has a capacity of 108, which includes physical distancing considerations. Get your party on! Invite the crew and kick off the holidays enjoying a bit of friendly competition. Call Nate for more details and to make your party plans!
NATIONAL GUARD ARMORY
1160 19th Street SW | 641-423-9311
Contact: Troy Thompson
The large assembly area can accommodate 872 guests. A classroom sized area can host up to 100 guests and 2 smaller areas can host 25 people each. Alcohol is permitted. Kitchen facilities are available. Event organizers are strongly encouraged to follow recommendations from Cerro Gordo Public Health and the CDC.
NORTH IOWA EVENTS CENTER
3700 4th Street SW | 641-423-3811
Contact: Jim Barkema
The North Iowa Events Center offers 2 venues to fit large group needs. The Kinney building has a capacity of 200, with physical distancing. The Olson building has a capacity of 400, which includes physical distancing as well. On-site bar service is available. (outside alcohol is prohibited). Event organizers are strongly encouraged to follow recommendations from Cerro Gordo Public Health and the CDC. Contact Jim to reserve your holiday party date!
NORTH IOWA YOUTH CENTER
138 5th Street SW | 641-420-6609
Contact: Regan Banks
Let the fun begin when you host your holiday party at the North Iowa Youth Center! The facility can host up to 50 people, which includes physical distancing accommodations. Your guests can be entertained with air hockey, inflatables (inside or outside), pool table, and other recreational games. No on-site kitchen facilities and no alcohol is permitted. Call Regan for more details!
1617 S. Monroe Avenue | 641-423-3100
Contact: Cassandra Hoveland
Pizza Ranch has the perfect spot for your holiday get-together! Two rooms are available for groups of 50 or groups between 20–30 guests. On-site food purchase is required, free room rental included with food purchase. Physical distancing is marked for your convenience. Call Cassandra to find out more!
PRIME ‘N WINE
3000 4th Street SW | 641-424-8153
Contact: Maryann Karatzas
The Prime N Wine offers a large, 250 seating capacity banquet room for holiday gatherings. Three smaller rooms with accommodations of 25, or 50–60 guests are available as well. There is not a room rental charge, however, a deposit is required with your reservation, as well as on-site food purchase. Social distancing is encouraged; masks are optional for you and your guests. Call Maryann to plan your holiday celebration.
RIVER CITY MINI GOLF
100 S. Federal Avenue | 641-583-5673
Contact: KJ Barkema
Holiday cheer begins with 18-holes of indoor miniature golf – the perfect choice for holiday celebrations, birthday parties, team bonding, youth groups, and more! Our par-tee room provides a space exclusive to your private event. Visit our website to book your holiday party today.
600 2nd Street NW | 641-423-2000
Contact: Tyler Anderson
Roller City provides fun for all ages and a worry-free option for your next holiday party! Your guests will enjoy rollerskating and arcade games. Bring in your own food and drink (no alcohol) or let us do the cooking. House-made pizza is available. Contact Tyler to learn more.
THE DECKER HOUSE
119 2nd Street SE | 641-423-4700
Contact: Cynthia Lewerke
The Decker House will be decked out for the holidays after Thanksgiving, through most of January. This venue provides a large dining room, parlor area, and space downstairs for smaller, intimate parties and gatherings. The capacity with physical distancing would accommodate 40 guests. Catering service is available, however, space can be rented and you are free to choose a caterer of your choice. The festive holiday décor is sure to lend ambiance to your social gathering and get your guests into the holiday spirit. Call Cynthia for more details!
THE MUSIC MAN SQUARE
308 S. Pennsylvania Avenue | 641-424-2852
Contact: Nick Whitehurst
The Music Man Square can accommodate both large and small gatherings. Reunion Hall can host 150 guests and has a stage, projector, full sound system, microphone, attached kitchen, private bathroom, and more! The Streetscape will accommodate 150 people and includes a full sound system, microphone, free wi-fi, and piano. Madison Park has a capacity for 60 people and includes an area with a sink, sound system, projector, private bathroom, and the beautiful backdrop of Madison Park. Bar services are available and the staff can provide their preferred catering list for your party menu planning. All capacities are based on physical distancing per the State of Iowa and CDC guidelines. While The Music Man Square will not be decorated for the Christmas season, they invite you to host your holiday celebration in their beautiful facility. Contact Nick for more details or to check on rental availability.
10 S. Federal Avenue | 641-421-0075
Contact: Jon Holt
The Quarry offers private seating for 49, with physical distancing, for your holiday celebration. For smaller groups, a room for 20 is available, however, this capacity does not allow for distancing. On-site food purchase is required. Bring your friends, family, or co-workers together to celebrate the holiday season at The Quarry! Contact Jon to plan your party and reserve your date.
VFW POST #733
1603 S. Monroe Avenue | 641-423-2020
Contact: Karen Middleton
The VFW offers seating for 340 guests in their large banquet room. The full kitchen is available for serving your catered menu. On-site bar service is available. (outside alcohol is prohibited). Call Karen or stop by for more details or to reserve your date! Event organizers are strongly encouraged to follow recommendations from Cerro Gordo Public Health and the CDC.