Family

Family Classes, Programs, & Events
Registration is required for most classes and programs. Call 319.291.4490, email museum@waterloo-ia.org, or stop by the Center to sign up.


Mayor’s Downtown Fireworks Festival

Saturday | July 6 | 5:30 – 11:00pm
RiverLoop Amphitheatre
Free Admission
Enjoy live music by Waterloo Cedar Falls Symphony and Brazilian 2wins. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Fiesta! A Celebration of Latino Heritage

Saturday | July 13 | 5:30 – 9:30pm
RiverLoop Amphitheatre
Free Admission
Celebrate with music by Tropicante, exhibits, and kids’ activities. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Presented in partnership with Veridian Credit Union and League of United Latin American Citizens.

Farmers Market

Stop by for fresh, locally-grown produce, prepared foods, original arts and crafts, and more.
May – October
Saturdays | 8:00am – 12:00pm
RiverLoop Expo Plaza
Free Admission

RiverLoop Rhythms

5:30 – 9:30pm
RiverLoop Amphitheatre
Enjoy free live music by the river. Food and beverages available for purchase.
May 17 Orquesta Alto Maiz
May 31 Cedar Valley Big Band
June 14 Bob Dorr’s Iowa Music Revue
July 5 Mollie B & The JimBusta Band
July 26 Jimi “Prime Time” Smith
Aug 16 Avey/Grouws Band
Sept 21 Galactic Cowboy Orchestra

Sponsored by Community Bank & Trust.

Cinema on the Cedar

Gates open at 8:00pm, movie starts at sunset.
Free Admission
May 24 Bohemian Rhapsody
June 6 Ralph Breaks the Internet (Presented in cooperation with My Waterloo Days)
June 28 Black Panther
July 19 The Greatest Showman
Aug 17 Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Waterloo Municipal Band Concerts

Thursdays | 7:30pm
RiverLoop Amphitheatre
Free Admission
June 6, 13, 20, 27
July 4, 11, 25, 26