The Waterloo Center for the Arts stimulates inquiry, provokes dialogue and connects people through the arts.

Gallery Hours

Tuesday – Saturday | 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Sunday | 1:00 – 4:00PM

What's Happening

What's Happening

Holiday Arts Festival

This unique arts festival falls at the perfect time to kick off the holiday shopping season. Original works by the finest Midwest artists working in mixed media, painting, drawing, photography, wood, glass, jewelry, metal, ceramics, fiber and more will be available for purchase

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Holiday Arts Festival

ITS TIME FOR THE MOST CREATIVE SHOPPING EVENT OF THE YEAR! Saturday, November 12 | 9am – 5pm Its time for the most creative shopping

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Trick or Treat!

Thursday, October 27 | 5:30 – 8:00pm Members: $2 | Non-members: $5 Please register by October 24 Go on a journey through the Phelps Youth

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Let your creativity flow while learning a new skill.

Classes are available
for every age and skill level!

On Display at the WCA

Phelps Youth Pavilion

Where art launches a world of wonder, discovery and learning!

The Phelps Youth Pavilion is a children's museum filled with creative hands-on experiences from simple drawing and painting projects to magical high-tech adventures. With over 40 interactive exhibits, learning about art and culture has never been so much fun.