Cedar Valley Venues
Below is basic information about the major athletic facilities in the Cedar Valley. For information securing these or other venues for sporting events you are planning, please contact CVSC Executive Director Ashley Johnson
Located on the Campus of the University of Northern Iowa, the UNI-Dome features 80,000 sq. feet of floor space (turf or hard floor) and more than 16,000 permanent seats.
The UNI-DOME is an ideal venue for football, indoor track and field, indoor soccer and large wrestling events.
Located in Downtown Waterloo the Cedar Valley Sportsplex features two full size basketball / volleyball courts and nearly 30,000 sq. ft fieldhouse with artificial turf.
The Sportsplex is an ideal venue for youth indoor soccer, flag football, basketball, volleyball and small wrestling tournaments
The University of Northern Iowa Wellness and Recreation Center features 10 full-size basketball and volleyball courts and an eight-lane 25-meter competition pool with 1 meter and 3 meter diving boards.
The Wellness and Rec Center is an ideal venue for large youth basketball and volleyball tournaments and swim meets.
Located in downtown Waterloo, Young Arena features one Olympic-sized ice rink and 3,500 permanent seats. The Arena is home to the Waterloo Blackhawks of the United States Hockey League.
In addition to hockey Young Arena has proven to be a fantastic wrestling venue. The arena utilizes a insulated ice-cover and has floor space to accommodate eight 42' x 42' mats.
The Cedar Valley Youth Soccer Complex includes 11 full-size competition fields as well as four practice fields. The Complex includes permanent restrooms, concession and ample parking.
In addition to hosting numerous youth tournaments and recreation leagues, the complex also serves as the home field for the University of Northern Iowa Women's Soccer Team.
Riverfront Sports Park in Waterloo consists of 8 youth baseball / softball diamonds all of which were completely renovated in 2012. Every field has permanent fencing, covered dougouts and electronic scoreboards. The complex also offers permanent restrooms and concessions.
Located in Cedar Falls, the Birdsall Park Softball Complex consists of 5 softball / baseball diamonds. The complex also has permanent restrooms and concessions
The Hoing-Rice Complex in Waterloo includes Five 300-feet fenced fields and is ideal for adult slow-pitch softball or youth baseball. three fields are lighted and the complex includes permanent restrooms and concessions.
Located in Downtown Waterloo, the Five Sullivan Brothers Convention Center features a 20,000 sq ft. Exposition Hall that has proven to be a great venue for gymnastics, wrestling and MMA events as well as large-scale billiards and darts tournaments.
Located on the campus of the University of Northern Iowa, the McLeod Center is 6,650-seat competition arena for basketball and volleyball and is the home court for the UNI Basketball and Volleyball programs.
With one full-size court, the McLeod Center is best suited for small tournaments or to serve as the championship court in larger tournaments.
Located on the campus of Wartburg College in Waverly The "W" wellness and recreation center features a large fieldhouse host large basketball, volleyball and wrestling tournaments as well as indoor track and field events. The "W" also includes a competition gymnasium that is the home court for the NCAA Division III Wartburg Knights Basketball, Volleyball and Wrestling programs.
Located on the campus of Wartburg College in Waverly, Walston-Hoover Stadium offers a lighted, field-turf football field with 3000 permanent seats, concessions, restrooms and a newly installed video scoreboard.
The stadium also inlcudes an 8-lane competition track that has hosted the NCAA Division III Nationals Championships
Located in Waterloo, the Byrnes Park Tennis Center includes 16 outdoor Tennis Courts (6 lighted) as well as permanent restrooms and concessions.
Byrnes Tennis Center has hosted the Iowa High School State Championships, Missouri Valley Conference Championships and various USTA amateur regional events.
Located in Waterloo, the National Cattle Congress offers multiple venues for a variety of events. The NCC has hosted Motocross Racing, High School Rodeo Championships, Barrel Racing Championships, Boxing Championships, Wrestling Tournaments and Flat-Track Roller Derby Bouts.