"Des Moines Water Works maintains Water Works Park and Maffitt Reservoir Park. Water Works Park is approximately 1,500 acres of land near downtown Des Moines and is one of the largest urban parks. Maffitt Reservoir includes 1,300 acres of land, including wooded areas and a 200 acre lake popular for fishing." – WATERWORKS PARK
Des Moines, IA
000 seated dinner
000 cocktail reception
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Modern & cozy
Wedding Ceremonies, Family Reunions, Birthday Parties
Outside beer and wine is permitted at Waterworks Park.
Clients should book Waterworks Park up to 1 year in advance. To reserve the space, payment and application is required.
Clients may access The Atrium beginning at 8am on the day of the event. The building is unlocked with four access doors and a loading dock on 5th Street.
Waterworks Park has an open catering policy.
Waterworks Park is suitable for ceremonies only.
There are minimal restrictions on decor at The Atrium. Candles must be encased in something taller than the flame, fog machines must be pre-approved, and confetti, gum balls, feather boas and colored petals are not allowed.
Reduced pricing is available for weekday events. Contact The Atrium for more details.
Included with Rental
- up to 4 hours of rental time
Renters must remove all decor and trash from the space the evening of the event. The Atrium will provide clean up of all chairs and tables. Renters must also purchase event insurance and event security.
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To learn more about reserving Waterworks Park for your event, contact:
Des Moines, IA 50321
Office: Monday – Friday, 7:30am – 4pm
Park: Monday – Friday, 6:00am – 10pm
Closed on Mondays
On the Map
Waterworks Park is located on the corner of X, near X.