Great Décor Sets the Mood for Any Party!

Get your party rentals from Balloons, Etc. & The Costume Emporium

Nobody likes a humdrum party with boring decorations and ho-hum entertainment. Your guests will see your decorations before anything else, so why not set the mood with festive party equipment from Balloons, Etc. & The Costume Emporium?

We’ve been bringing the party to Cedar Rapids for more than a decade. Find the party decorations you love at Balloons, Etc. & The Costume Emporium!
Impress your guests with great party embellishments and entertainment

With the largest selection of balloons in Iowa, a variety of rental equipment and more than 4,000 party costumes, you’ll find everything you need to hold a great bash anywhere in Cedar Rapids! If we don’t have the equipment, costumes or decorations you’re looking for, we can get them!

At Balloons, Etc. & The Costume Emporium, you’ll find:

  • Popcorn machines
  • Cotton candy machines
  • Sno-Kone machines
  • Helium tanks
  • Bounce houses
  • Special event decorations
  • Wedding decorations
  • Custom balloons
  • Costume rentals


We offer more than your average party store in Cedar Rapids, IA, and carry a variety of items to fit any need. Besides party decorations and costume rentals, Balloons, Etc. & The Costume Emporium is also home to Sparkles the Clown!

Bring fun and laughter to your next bash and enjoy the hilarious antics of Sparkles the Clown. He can liven up any birthday party, company event or grand opening with balloon twisting, magic and face paintings. With almost 30 years of experience, Sparkles the Clown will have everyone in stitches by the end of your event.

Looking to make a statement?

Make the biggest impression with party entertainment, equipment and balloons from Balloons, Etc. & The Costume Emporium in Cedar Rapids. We take pride in our massive selection of festive decorations that will take your event to the next level.

Impress your friends, family and company with a beautiful balloon arch, a cotton candy machine or other decorative elements. With everything party related under one roof in Iowa, you’ll find everything you need to make your next bash a hit at Balloons, Etc. & The Costume Emporium.

  • Balloons, Etc. & The Costume Emporium

    420 2nd Ave SE
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

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    Phone: 319-298-9999

    Hours
    Mon: 11:00AM-6:00PM
    Tue: 11:00AM-6:00PM
    Wed: 11:00AM-6:00PM
    Thu: 11:00AM-6:00PM
    Fri: 11:00AM-6:00PM
    Sat: 10:00AM-2:00PM
    Sun: Closed