Historic Iowa City Event Venue

Welcome to Old Brick

Located in the heart of Iowa City, perfect for hosting your next event!

Historic Event Venue

Located in the heart of Iowa City, Old Brick was built in 1856 and was originally used as North Presbyterian Church. It is one of the few surviving local structures dating from the Civil War or earlier. In 1973 Old Brick was placed on the National Register of Historic Places. Old Brick has been fully remodeled and is the perfect venue to host your wedding, private party, or community event. With a full kitchen, dressing rooms for weddings, Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, handicap accessibility, and an updated sound system in our main ballroom Old Brick has all of the amenities needed to host a modern event in a venue with historical charm.



Old Brick has all of the amenities needed to host a modern event in a venue with historical charm. 


Private Parties

Our Main Hall, outdoor patio, and lower-level library and commons are the perfect locations to host your private party or event. 


Community Events

Discounted rental rates are available for non-profit organizations. We'd love to host your next community event. 

We Are Hiring!

Old Brick is looking for a part-time Events Coordinator! The events coordinator is the primary contact for all events at Old Brick. They oversee the coordinating and planning of all types of events from community fundraisers to large weddings

A Mission To Serve

Non-Profit Incubator

As part of Old Brick's mission to serve the community and nurture the spirit of a gathering space, Old Brick offers non-profit organizations a subsidized rental rate. As a non-profit incubator, we hope to encourage and support local non-profits and their missions.  Non-profits that have been a part of Old Brick in the past include Table to Table, United Way, Riverside Theater, and Peace Iowa.