1. Campsites                                    10.  Display Area

2. Stalling Barn                                11.  Judges Room

3. Wash Racks                                  12.  IEC Administration Office

4. Wash Racks                                  13.  Restroom

5. Show Office                                 14.  Dining Room

6. IEC Operation Office                   15.  Showers/Restroom

7.  Restroom                                     16.  North Stalling Barn

8. Warm-up Arena                            17.  Classrooms

9.  Indoor Show Arena                     18.  Outdoor Show Arena

Camping Information

Camping is available at Iowa Equestrian Center for $25 per night.  Water and electricity are available. Sign up for camping on your Gathering entries.

2019 Venue and Accommodations

 This website is being updated regularly - Please check back weekly for new announcements.

Iowa Equestrian Center

801 76th Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

​Cedar Rapids, IA

We are excited to announce

The 2019 Gathering of Friends and Champions

will be held at...

Host Hotel Information

For your convenience, we have three different Host Hotels available with different price points.  A limited block of rooms are being held under the name "Llama Show" until May 24th for the reduced rate.

Comfort Inn and Suites

710 America Dr. SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404


$89.00 plus tax

Breakfast / Pool / Workout Room

Hampton Inn

3265 6th St SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
$102.00 plus tax

Country Inn and Suites

9100 Atlantic Dr. SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404


$109.00 plus tax

Pool / Free Breakfast