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Downtown Cedar Falls is where fun happens! With 30+ unique shops and boutiques, and 20+ bars, cafes and restaurants, you’ll enjoy our Downtown Arts and Entertainment District from early in the morning to late, late night.
 


 

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  • Pretty Good Co.

    Pretty Good Co.

    226 Main Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-435-1814
    Hours:

    Monday: Closed
    Tuesday - Thursday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Sunday: Noon - 4 pm
     

    Local retail store specializing in unique letterpress cards and gifts.

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  • An Elegant Affair

    An Elegant Affair

    215 Main Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-277-5655
    Hours:

    Monday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Tuesday & Wednesday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Friday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Saturday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Sunday: Closed 

    Expect to be "wowed" ...
    Expect unparalleled service ...
    Expect to find the dress of your dreams ...
    Expect An Elegant Affair by Amy ...
     

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  • Bar Winslow

    Bar Winslow

    115 Main Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-260-4031
    Hours:

    Thursday - Saturday: 4:00 - Midnight 

    Brunch
    Saturday & Sunday: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    A prohibition-inspired craft cocktail bar located in the historic Black Hawk Hotel. 

    They're known for their modern twists on classic cocktails, but also serve unique wine and beer. Guests can order charcuterie boards and dinner from Carter House next door. 

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  • Basket of Daisies

    Basket of Daisies

    116 Main Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-277-3286
    Hours:

    Monday - Friday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Sunday: Closed

    Home decor, furnishings, and fabrics. 

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  • Behrens-Rapp Tourism Information Station

    Behrens-Rapp Tourism Information Station

    1st and Clay St. , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-266-5149
    Hours:

    Open 8:00 am - 8:00 pm, May - October.

    This restored gas station contains information for visitors to the Cedar Falls/Waterloo area. 
     

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  • Berk's Main Street Pub

    Berk's Main Street Pub

    207 Main Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-277-9991
    Hours:

    Monday - Saturday: 2:00 pm - 2:00 am
    Sunday: Closed

    The only bar in Cedar Falls that has a Jagermeister machine — keeping Jagermeister colder than ice for serving. Enjoy happy hour weekdays from 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm with drink specials, chips and peanuts. Play pool, darts, the juke box or watch the big-screen TVs. Free pool on Wednesdays.

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  • Bike Tech

    Bike Tech

    217 Washington Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-266-5979
    Hours:

    Monday: Closed
    Tuesday - Friday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Sunday: Closed

    Bike Tech offers quality bicycles, parts, and accessories. They offer complete repair services on all makes and models. Bike Tech is located ½ block from the Cedar Trail system and bike rental is available. 

    Contact us or follow us on Facebook to find out about rentals and special events in the community.

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  • The Black Hawk Hotel

    The Black Hawk Hotel

    115 Main Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-277-1161

    The Black Hawk Hotel is an independent, boutique hotel located in the heart of downtown Cedar Falls. Built in 1853, The Black Hawk Hotel is the oldest continuously operating hotel in the country! All guests receive a complimentary breakfast, Gigabit Wi-Fi, private parking, fitness center access, coworking center access and around-the-clock Concierge support. 

    Step back in time at their new Prohibition-inspired craft cocktail bar, Bar Winslow, open Fridays and Saturdays. Join us for Restocking Hour from 4:00 - 6:00 pm for half off classic cocktails.

    Now offering extended stays with special weekly, monthly and annual rates.  

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  • Blue Room Lounge

    Blue Room Lounge

    201 Main Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-277-9950
    Hours:

    Monday - Sunday: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Longtime local establishment located on the Parkade in downtown Cedar Falls.

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  • Book Nook

    Book Nook

    524 Main Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-273-8643
    Hours:

    Monday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Tuesday: Closed
    Wednesday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Thursday: Closed
    Friday & Saturday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm 
    Sunday: Closed

    Located inside the Cedar Falls Public Library, shop for current and slightly used hardcover and paperback books and magazines. They even have gift certificates!

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  • Caboose Stop Hobbies

    Caboose Stop Hobbies

    301 Main Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-277-1754 (Primary)
    319-277-5465 (Fax)
    Hours:

    Monday - Friday: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
    Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Sunday: Closed

    A wide selection of trains including wholesale N, HO, S, O, and G scale trains. Featuring Lionel and MTH brands.

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  • Cedar Falls Public Library

    Cedar Falls Public Library

    524 Main Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-273-8643
    Hours:

    Monday - Wednesday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Thursday & Friday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Sunday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Book Nook hours:
    Monday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Tuesday: Closed
    Wednesday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Thursday: Closed
    Friday & Saturday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Sunday: Closed

    The Cedar Falls Public Library is home to books and magazines and SO MUCH MORE!

    The library offers family-friendly events such as SummerFest (June) and LitCon (November). They also offer activities for teens (Game of Thrones Tavern Trivia, Minecraft, Teen Nights, for example),  workshops for adults (The Memoir Project, The Seed Library workshops, Trivia) and lots of activities for youth, including projects for Spring Break every March.

    Did you know they have a book store? At the Book Nook, shop for current and slightly used hardcover and paperback books and magazines. They even have gift certificates!

    Visit Friends of the Library online and click on the CFPL Newsletter link to read about activities and news of the library! 

    And, don't forget to visit their Co-Lab (collaborative laboratory makerspace). 

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  • Cedar Falls Recreation Center

    Cedar Falls Recreation Center

    110 East 13th Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-273-8636
    Hours:

    Labor Day - Memorial Day
    Monday - Thursday: 5:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Friday: 5:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Saturday: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Sunday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Memorial Day - Labor Day (Summer Hours)
    Monday - Thursday: 5:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Friday: 5:00 am - 7:00 pm 
    Saturday: 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Sunday: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Available by membership or drop-in basis. Enjoy a state-of-the-art exercise room, track, racquetball courts, gymnasium, sauna, and multi-purpose room. The Rec Center offers a multitude of classes for all age levels and abilities year round.

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  • Chocolaterie Stam

    Chocolaterie Stam

    122 Main Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-504-1155
    Hours:

    Monday - Wednesday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Thursday: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Friday & Saturday: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Sunday: Noon - 5:00 pm

    Take a trip to Europe without a passport by visiting us at Chocolaterie Stam. Italian gelati (and  sorbetto), Belgian-style praliné, and coffees. 

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  • Community Main Street

    Community Main Street

    310 E 4th Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-277-0213

    Community Main Street is a volunteer-driven, non-profit organization established to foster economic vitality, and to preserve and promote the historic image and character of the downtown while improving the quality of life in Cedar Falls.

    The Cedar Falls Downtown District is home to more than 30 unique and locally owned shops and restaurants and hosts several events throughout the year. Visit CommunityMainStreet.org to see their business directory and calendar of events. 

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