McGrath Amphitheatre Park

Cedar Rapids, IA

  • Owner

    City of Cedar Rapids

    Architect

    Anderson Bogert

  • Delivery Method

    General Contractor

    Size

    10,000 SF

The Cedar Rapids McGrath Amphitheater and Festival Grounds is an outdoor venue located on the riverfront in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The amphitheater area has outdoor stadium style and lawn seating for up to 5,000 people, as well as a stage with a tensioned fabric canopy. The city anticipates the amphitheater to host eight national touring concerts and 20 ticketed events per year with up to 57,300 total annual attendance. The festival park area adjacent to the amphitheater provides space for vendors, concessions, portable restrooms, additional lawn seating and parking during large events. The festival lawn can also be programmed as a secondary venue for events and festivals.