Cedar Falls offers a range of diverse activities that make living very enjoyable for people of all ages. With its miles of bikes trails along the river, culture center for the arts, plethora of sporting events, and quaint downtown atmosphere, Cedar Falls is full of entertainment.
Cedar Falls, located in the heart of Iowa, is home to 40,000 residents in some of the most beautiful historically reserved neighborhoods in Iowa. It is one of the most well rounded communities in the Midwest, which is incredibly loved by its residents as well as its visitors.
These offerings include a thriving Main Street. This 5-block area includes unique specialty shops, wine tasting venues, bakeries, renovated theaters, and farmers markets which makes for a lively downtown atmosphere. The culture of Main Street as well as the fun night life attracts visitors from all over.
Three minutes from our downtown area is the Cedar River which all outdoor enthusiasts would love. The Cedar River is often used for fishing, boating, tubing, kayaking, and other relaxing activities on the banks. There are also several campgrounds, dozens of parks, and 80 miles worth of bike trails for you to enjoy. You can experience all nature has to offer through these different options. Another outdoor activity that is popular among residents is golfing - we have 10 different golf courses located in a 20 mile radius!
In terms of facilities and establishments, Cedar Falls has its own wellness and recreation center, library, center for the arts, 50 full service restaurants, various shopping centers, multiple venues for concerts, and so much more. In terms of business opportunities, Cedar Falls Industrial Park is an easily accessible area of land where the most cutting edge, technology based, high speed fiber optic network businesses reside. Cedar Falls is also the home to the University of Northern Iowa. The Cedar Valley prides itself on its support of the Panthers and all their sporting events as well as art events.
The actual location of Cedar Falls is one of its greatest attributes; it is at the epicenter of many major cities including Minneapolis, Chicago, St. Louis, Kansas City, Des Moines, and Omaha which makes it very convenient for traveling purposes.