Family Friendly Activities,
Music & More at the RiverLoop Amphitheatre!

Festivals, Concerts & More Outdoor Fun!

From RiverLoop Rhythms, Cinema on the Cedar to various other community festivals, the RiverLoop Amphitheatre is host to a plethora of family friendly activities!

RiverLoop Rhythms

Your Ticket to Free Musical Entertainment!

The Waterloo Center for the Arts hosts a fun FREE live summer music series on select Fridays at 5:30PM – 9:30PM from May – August
at the RiverLoop Amphitheatre!

Enjoy a wide selection of bands ranging from 70’s folk
and polka to today’s rock and roll and MANY MORE!

RiverLoop Rhythms
2021 Lineup

May 21

Barefoot Becky (Polka)

June 4

Reilly (Celtic/Irish)

July 2

Bob Dorr Iowa Music Revue (Blues)

July 10 – Saturday

in conjunction w/Fiesta

July 16

Dred I Dread (Reggae)

July 30

Katie & The Honky Tonks (Country)

August 20

Avey-Grouws Band (Blues)

Cinema on the Cedar

Enjoy a Series of Movies Under the Night Sky!

Spend an evening watching a movie alongside the Cedar River! The Waterloo Center for the Arts hosts a fun FREE summer film series June РSeptember at the RiverLoop Amphitheatre!

Gates open at 8PM and the movie will start at 9:00PM or at sunset that evening. 
Concessions will be available for purchase.

Cinema on the Cedar
2021 Movie Schedule

June 10

School of Rock
in conjunction with My Waterloo Days

June 18

The Land Before Time

July 9

Selena (in Spanish with English subtitles)
in conjunction with Fiesta!

August 13

Raya and the Last Dragon

August 26

in conjunction with Pridefest

September 10


Waterloo Municipal Band

Enjoy a Performance by our local Waterloo Municipal Band!

The Waterloo Municipal Band holds on Thursday evenings in June and July at the Waterloo RiverLoop Amphitheater. The theme for our 2021 concert season is “Down by the Riverside”.
All shows start at 7:30PM.

June 24
July 1
July 8
July 15
July 22