Holiday Arts Festival

Get a head start on the holiday shopping season at the Waterloo Center for the Arts Holiday Arts Festival on Saturday, November 13th and Sunday, November 14th from 10:00AM-4:00PM. Admission is free, masks are required.

Shop for handmade gifts and original artworks by the finest Midwest artists working in mixed media, painting, drawing, photography, wood, glass, jewelry, metal, ceramics, fiber and more. With every purchase, shoppers can enter for a chance to win great prizes from local businesses including Roth Jewelers, Courtyard by Marriott, Waterloo Black Hawks, SingleSpeed Brewing Company, Brown’s Shoe Fit in Cedar Falls, Screaming Eagle American Bar & Grill, and more!  

Hungry Charlies and Muddy Pirate Coffee Traders will be joining us on-site serving food and beverages. World’s Window, a “store with a purpose” located within the Waterloo Center for the Arts, will be offering a 10% discount on purchases both days of the festival. Access your discount in the store or online by using code: WCAFEST. Some exclusions apply.

Kids and families can have fun exploring the Phelps Youth Pavilion, Saturday 10:00AM-12:00PM then 2:00-4:00pm, and Sunday 2:00-4:00pm.


For more details about the 40 participating artists, visit us at