Events

Global Greens Farmers Market

July 12, 2014 - September 27, 2014 - 10:30 am - 2:00 pm at LSI (Lutheran Services in Iowa)
3200 University Ave

Global Greens Farmers Market features fruits and vegetables grown by displaced farmers who have resettled in Iowa. The market also features activities and crafts for children, as well as various cultural entertainment throughout the season. EBT, WIC and senior vouchers accepted. www.LSIowa.org.

Live Quarter Horse Racing

August 16, 2014 - October 11, 2014 - All Day at The Meadows at Prairie Meadows Racetrack Casino Hotel
1 Prairie Meadows Dr

No admission fee

www.prairiemeadows.com

Catch Des Moines Release Party!

September 3, 2014 - 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm at Des Moines Art Center
4700 Grand Avenue

www.catchdesmoines.com/events/annual-events/release

Networking. Cocktails. Live artistry. The cover unveil. Catch a first glimpse of the NEW Fall/Winter 2014 edition of Catch Des Moines: the Guide to Greater Des Moines! Appetizers/drinks will be served. A brief program will be held at 5:45 p.m. And don’t miss live artist demonstrations provided by the Des Moines Art Center!

Free Flicks: Maltese Falcon

September 4, 2014 - 9:00 am at Des Moines Art Center
4700 Grand Avenue

www.dmgov.org

Music in the Junction

September 4, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Railroad Park
Valley Junction

Music in the Junction (part of the Valley Junction Farmers Market) will feature North of Grand this week.

www.valleyjunction.com

Free Flicks – Outdoor Movies

September 4, 2014 - 9:00 pm at

www.dmparks.org

Thursday nights – with some exceptions…check website. Movie locations are in partnership with neighborhood associations & Des Moines Art Center, Full schedule on website.

The MAT Games – by CrossFit 8035

September 5, 2014 - September 7, 2014 - All Day at Iowa Events Center
730 3rd Street

$5 per person, per day

www.thematgames.com

The MAT Games is Iowa’s largest individual athlete CrossFit competition!

Des Moines Dog Shows

September 5, 2014 - 8:00 am at Iowa State Fairgrounds – Varied Industries Bldg
E 30th Street & E University Avenue

www.desmoineskennelclub.com

All Breed Dog Shows & Demonstrations

Mixology Night

September 5, 2014 - 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 W MLK Jr Parkway

www.sciowa.org

Mix. Mingle. Music. Lasers. Mix your Friday night up with drinks, mingling, science and entertainment! 21+ crowd: This night is exclusively for you! The first Friday of every month, experience all that SCI has to offer – minus the kids

Unwined – Roxi Copland

September 5, 2014 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm at The Hub Spot
215 Water Street

www.dmparks.org

Come relax and unwind a little at Unwined at the Hub Spot. Enjoy wine from Jasper Winery & Beer from Madhouse Brewing. There will also be food for purchase & live music by Roxi Copland.

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