Quality Inn & Suites
3537 W. Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Phone: (712) 328-3171
Fax: (712) 328-2205
3537 W. Broadway, Council Bluffs, IA, US, 51501
- Phone: (712) 328-3171
- Fax: (712) 328-2205
The Stir Cove at Harrahs is a popular concert venue at the elite Harrah's Council Bluffs hotel & casino. The place is ranked amongst the "Top 100 Amphitheaters in the World” and has a huge fan following of avid music lovers. Popular bands, musicians and the big names of the music industry have brought the house down with memorable performances. The open-air amphitheater with an intake of 3,000 people gives you the ultimate concert experience. Do visit the website or call ahead to know more.
CenturyLink Center (CenturyLink Convention Center, Metropolitan Entertainment and Convention Authority (MECA), and CenturyLink Arena) connects via skywalk to Hilton Hotel, and is located 2.5 miles (4 kilometers) from Eppley Airfield. It boasts 194,000 square feet of exhibition space, 16 meeting rooms and a 30,000 square foot Grand Ballroom capable of accommodating over 2,100 banquet guests. The MECA is a non-profit organization formed to manage the construction and operations of CenturyLink Center. The arena is a premier entertainment and sports venue that hosts events like concerts, sporting events, and family shows and is home to hockey and basketball teams. Eric Clapton, Van Halen, and Josh Groban are just a few of the artists who have performed at the arena.
Come to the concerts, sporting events, or to the theatre. There is something for every taste. Check out the calendar to see what's coming up.
The Brigit Saint Brigit Theatre Company (BSB) is the only company in the area that dedicates itself to professional-level production of the classics. From Greek tragedy to contemporary pieces, Brigit St. Brigit draws its name from one of three patron saints of Ireland. Past productions include Medea, Hamlet, The Importance of Being Earnest, A Streetcar Named Desire and Equus. One Irish classic is included in the schedule each year.
Dedicated to producing original plays and lesser-known works, this widely respected company also offers one-act play festivals, film festivals and special events. Past productions include "Oleanna" by David Mamet, "The Hot L Baltimore" by Lanford Wilson and "Three Viewings" by Jeffrey Hatcher.
An arts center with the best available in entertainment. This is a venue which has a large seating capacity and very well accommodates hundreds in the audience. From plays to performances by bands and many other musicians, this center is never short of events. The performances can be enjoyed in varied locations which are enclosed, semi-enclosed or in the garden. Please check out for the latest on charts and do visit for a live performance.
Built in 2007, the Ruth Sokolof Theater is a 2 screen cinema house which is used to display movies rich in art and aesthetic values. It is home to the Film Streams, a non-profit organization dedicated to the development of cinema as an art form, and is equipped with excellent infrastructure and technology. A perfect place to catch up on movies made by stalwarts of world cinema, visit their website for more information.
The Hot Shops Art Center is housed inside an elaborate set of buildings that comprised a mattress factory. The factory was converted into the center in 1999 by a group of artist studios and investors and now possess approximately 50 art studios, 4 art galleries and three anchor Hot Shops. Considered to be the first of its kind art center, the Hot Shops provides a perfect artistic atmosphere and encourages interaction and relationships among artistic communities. Check their website for event updates.
1316 Jones Street is quite obviously named after it's exact location. The venue is a banquet hall that caters to all sorts of private events. The popularity of the place has led it to also be a concert venue. Well-suited for wedding receptions, conferences or any type of party, formal or informal, 1316 Jones Street is the perfect venue to celebrate. Fashioned like Old Market, a neighborhood in Downtown Omaha, not too far from Jones Street, seems to have made it more than popular with guests. The building itself is a landmark and a historic part of the city. The catering service will customize a package for you depending on your needs. They also have a lounge and a high definition television for entertainment. Do contact them for more details.
The Ameristar Council Bluffs Hotel includes the largest riverboat in Iowa, which was modeled after the historic riverboats that plied the waters of the Missouri River. This Council Bluffs hotel features 160 luxurious rooms that are tastefully decorated and many include panoramic views of the mighty Missouri River. This casino and hotel in Council Bluffs, IA also has 32 whirlpool king spa suites and 8 octagon luxury suites available to ensure that your stay is a memorable one.
Built in 1927, the Orpheum stage hosted the likes of W.C. Fields, Bing Crosby, Bob Hope and Al Jolson. The entire facility received a top-to-bottom renovation in the 1970s. Today, it is home to Opera Omaha, the Omaha Symphony, Broadway touring productions and music concerts. In recent years, Jerry Seinfeld, the Phantom of the Opera, Annie and James Taylor have all graced the Orpheum stage. The architecture and design of this historic theater is absolutely breathtaking. Tours are available at no charge, just call to make an appointment.
Join this magnificent symphony orchestra in celebrating its 80th season. Enjoy Beethoven's Ninth Symphony at the lavishly decorated Orpheum Theater. On Friday and Saturday evenings, you can attend SuperPops, which includes Garrison Keillor, The Hunchback of Notre Dame and Holiday Fanfare. There are also family concerts, Sunday matinées, MasterWorks and Spectrum Chamber Orchestra events.