July 11, 2014 - August 3, 2014 - 7:30 pm at Des Moines Playhouse
831 42nd Street

Prices start at $23

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.

AAU Junior Olympics

July 23, 2014 - August 2, 2014 - All Day at

Passport: $40 (6 & under free); Daily Pass: $12 (6 & under free)

Registration times for certain sports may differ, please check your sport’s entry information for specific check-in times. You may only check-in at your sport’s designated location. Participants should check-in the day prior to competing.

Iowa High School Boys State Baseball Tournament

July 25, 2014 - August 2, 2014 - All Day at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

National Balloon Classic 2014

July 25, 2014 - August 2, 2014 - 12:00 am at National Ballon Classic Launch Field
1601 N Jefferson Way

Mark your calendars and join us for fun family entertainment at the 2014 National Balloon Classic! FYI: The National Balloon Classic property is now Smoke Free.

Westside Football Classic 7-on-7 Shootout

July 25, 2014 - July 26, 2014 - All Day at Valley Stadium
4440 Mills Civic Parkway

15 Player Roster · 3 Games Guaranteed! 3 Divisions : Junior High 6, 7, & 8 · High School 9, 10, 11, & 12 · Open 18 year olds +.For more information/details:

Free Flicks: The Blind Side

July 25, 2014 - 9:00 am at Sargent Park
3530 E. Douglas Avenue

Free Flicks is a summer-long series of outdoor movie showings throughout the Des Moines area. The films will be shown on a 25-foot portable screen, and will begin after sunset around 9:00 p.m.

National Aerial Arts Expo & Competition

July 25, 2014 - 9:00 am at Science Center of Iowa
401 W MLK Jr Parkway

$10 – $75

Italian-American Heritage Festival of Iowa

July 25, 2014 - July 26, 2014 - 10:00 am at Western Gateway Park
12th and Locust

Cultural Event! Contests, Children’s Park, Heritage Stage, Cultural Hall, Main Stage Entertainment. Two days & night of family fun for everyone. More information can be found at website.

Belin Quartet Summer Concert Series

July 25, 2014 - 12:15 pm at Des Moines Social Club Courtyard
900 Mulberry Street

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