Weddings with University Catering
Hosting your wedding on the University of Iowa campus or anywhere in the Iowa City area provides you with a variety of distinguished and historical venues, superior planning services, and fine dining options—all with a host of amenities to help you in preparing for the big day.
By booking your wedding through University Catering, you package some of the largest challenges of planning your day. Our experienced wedding coordinators will take the weight off your shoulders as we guide you through the planning process.
From the grandeur of the Iowa Memorial Union’s Main Lounge to the panoramic views from Kinnick Stadium’s Paul W. Brechler Press Box, you and your guests are ensured a memorable wedding day that only the UI campus can provide. Our locations can comfortably suit any size event, from intimate venues like the Old Capitol and Old Brick Auditorium, to larger venues like Kinnick Stadium’s Paul W. Brechler Press Box and the Iowa Memorial Union .
On-campus weddings are given access to the university’s substantial amenities, ensuring that details like guest accommodations and catering are easily arranged. We are exclusive caterers at Kinnick Stadium and Carver Hawkeye Arena, both offering up a unique venue to our fellow Hawkeyes! If you are interested in these spaces, please visit their site at http://www.hawkeyespaces.com/
The Iowa Memorial Union offers the Main Lounge, which seats up to 500 and the 2nd Floor Ballroom, which seats up to 300. Both rooms are conveniently located in the Iowa Memorial Union, which also houses the Iowa House Hotel for your guest's stay. We are the exclusive caterers for the IMU and work seamlessly between the departments to make your wedding reception amazing. To receive more information about the IMU, please visit their site at http://imu.uiowa.edu/event-services/weddings/
University Catering also offers their services off campus, in a variety of locations that allow you to bring in our own catering company. We will travel anywhere in the Iowa City, North Liberty, Coralville or Solon area to your reception destination of choice. We still offer our full services and will work with your venue to create a plan for your day.
As part of your on-campus wedding experience University Catering pairs superior reception service with cuisine tailored to your event, providing you and your guests with impeccable fine dining. We have extensive experience serving a wide variety of dining options including plated meals, butler passed canapés, gourmet displays, and action stations to best suit your reception. We can do anything from a backyard BBQ to a four course served meal, making every menu exactly how you like it. We enjoy customizing items to your needs and allowing you to pick and choose your options.
Your wedding will have unique charm with meaningful venues and skillfully executed event services and dining, delivering to you a wedding day experience full of lasting memories. By booking your wedding on campus, and working with one of our experienced wedding coordinators, you can relax in the confidence of having your wedding day planned under one roof. This provides you with a simpler, more convenient, planning process while maintaining the elegance and stature your wedding deserves. We have experienced planners ready to help coordinate your reception and make it memorable, wherever you would like it to be!