About the Cedar Falls/Waterloo Community

Where else can you find the perfect combination of history, culture and technology? In Cedar Falls/Waterloo, you can visit the past by strolling through structures listed with the National Historic Registry, stay updated by attending a lecture at the University of Northern Iowa or catching a traveling Broadway show at the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center. You can keep in shape by traveling the miles of bike trails, enjoy the Grout Museum's many exhibits, or catch an exciting minor league hockey match or baseball game.

  • The Waterloo Blackhawks USHL hockey team provides exciting action just a few minutes away at the Young Arena near downtown Waterloo.
  • Downtown Cedar Falls is a great place to shop, eat and enjoy time with friends.
  • There are more than 106 miles of hard-surfaced trails configured in a series of loops, winding through Waterloo, Cedar Falls and nearby communities.
  • Students enjoy shopping and eating in the College Hill area near campus.
  • There's plenty of great shopping and dining options at College Square Mall.
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