Your Guide to Holiday Gifts at the Iowa River Landing

The Iowa River Landing is your holiday shopping HQ! And we’ve got the gifts—and the deals—to prove it!

Score the perfect gift for everyone on your list at popular stores like Anthropologie and lululemon. And show Coralville some love during its 150th anniversary by supporting local retailers like Cielo, Katsch Boutique and Active Endeavors.

While you’re here, take a break and treat yourself to something sweet from Scratch Cupcakery or Cookies n’ Dreams. Grab a bite to eat at one of a dozen top-rated restaurants. Or make a weekend of it by booking a stay at one of four hotels located just steps away from the action.

Holiday Gifts for Everyone On Your List


You can’t go wrong with gift cards to Adeva Salon, where you can treat your giftee to confidence boosting hair cuts and treatments that help them look and feel their best.

Don’t forget to swing by Cielo Heavenly Goods to pick up satin sleep masks, relaxing scented candles, bath bombs, cozy blankets and other self-care items that turn their home into a private oasis. Take it one step further and check out stylish home decor, artwork, and custom furniture at Ethan Allen. 

Find a wide range of seasonal decorations at Beno’s Flowers holiday popup shop, including twinkling lights to beautifully adorned wreaths, creating a whimsical shopping experience that celebrates both the beauty of plants and the joy of the holidays.


Looking for a gift that will really impress? Jewelry is a fool-proof gift that makes a BIG impact. Let the experts at Diamond Leaf Jewelers help you find something totally unique that speaks to your giftee’s tastes.

Find other sophisticated gifts for the fashion-forward at j.jill, Von Maur and Evereve. Or pick up something casual and effortlessly chic at Katsch Boutique or The Funky Zebras Boutique.


Active Endeavors has everything you need to make your outdoor-loving giftee one happy camper. Stock up on footwear, backpacks, sunglasses and apparel from brands like Patagonia, the North Face and Cotopaxi.

Afterwards, head down the block to lululemonthe place to score high quality workout gear, yoga mats and insanely comfortable leggings.

Or, give the gift of fitness by purchasing a membership to The Gym, offering expert coaches and program styles that will fit their lifestyle. Psttt. members get 24-hour facility access.


ICYMI, the IRL is the official home of the Iowa Heartlanders AND Iowa Hawkeye Volleyball. That means you don’t need to go far to find great gifts for the sports fan in your life.

Pick up jerseys, graphic tees and other essential fan gear at The Silo Team Store. Grab tickets to a game at Xtream Arena. Or snag a gift card to Iowa Athletic Club, where they can watch the game on the big screen over pizza and Skee-Ball.

Give the gift of Golf with a gift card to the IRL’s new addition, X-Golf Coralville, featuring 7 state-of-the-art golf simulators, 20 large-screen televisions, a full-service bar, and a kitchen.


Gift cards make great presents and show more thought and effort than an envelope stuffed with cash. Stop by any of these restaurants and treat your friends and family to something delicious and memorable:

Prefer a gift you can wrap and put under the tree? Grab their favorite bottle of wine from WineStyles Tasting Station or a box of their favorite snack from Trader Joe’s.

We’ll continue to update this page as we get closer to the holidays. Check back for more deals, discounts and gift ideas from your friends at the Iowa River Landing!