Steeple Square Community Event Center Dubuque, Iowa

The Steeple Square Community Event Center is a venue located in historic downtown Dubuque, IA. This venue occupies a former church and now proudly stands as a historic landmark and a community minded nonprofit. Their venue is nestled just north of the lively Millwork District, known for its breweries, local shops, and murals.

The Steeple Square Community Event Center offers three versatile spaces to host your entire wedding day. Their stunning main hall is their largest and most iconic space to host your wedding, comfortably accommodating up to three hundred guests. New additions to their campus include their colorful outdoor plaza and their bright and industrial lower-level space. All three spaces can be mixed-and-matched to host ceremony, cocktail hour, reception (and more!) with precision and ease.

Couples who host their wedding at the Steeple Square Community Event Center can anticipate a hands-on experience with a Steeple Square representative. They are known for their above and beyond service and attention to detail. Steeple Square has an open catering policy, allowing couples the freedom to choose their preferred caterer. Other accommodations you can expect are set-up and teardown, tables and chairs, bar service, table linens, sound system, dance floor and more!

To learn more about Steeple Square, visit their website at To contact a Steeple Square representative, call 563-235-3584 or email

Contact Info

101 E 15th St. • Dubuque, IA • 52001

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Venue Details

Capacity (Seated / Cocktail): 320 / 500

Our venue features three unique spaces to host your event. Including our stunning main hall, picturesque plaza and our industrial lower-level.

Max Number of Simultaneous Events: 2

Outside Catering Permitted (BYO): Yes

Venue Type/Style: Ballroom, Historical Building, Raw Space

On-Site Cuisine Options: Use Your Own Caterer


Minimim price for 100 guests: $ 2,000

Site/Rental Fee: $2,500

Pricing varies based on day of the week the event, spaces used, number of guests and length or rental. Accommodations include tables/chairs, linens, day before to decorate (if available), sound equipment, projector and screen, dance floor, setup and tear-down of equipment and an onsite representative during your entire event who assists with coordination of the event.

Venue Features

  • A/V Equipped
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bridal Room
  • Conference Call
  • Full Kitchen Access
  • Imported Beer
  • Internet Access
  • Onsite Ceremony
  • Open Sunday
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Outside Catering Permitted
  • Parking Lot
  • Premium Liquor
  • Tables and Chairs
  • Wheelchair
  • WiFi Access