Americana Arts Festival

August 31, 2014 - 1:00 pm at Polk City Town Square
Polk City

Bring your lawn chairs, kids, grandparents, aunts, uncles, camping buddies & everyone else to enjoy a day of crafts, art & demonstrations, music & an old-fashioned ice cream social!

Iowa Cubs vs OKC

August 31, 2014 - 1:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Live At The Creek Summer Concert Series- Retro Rockets

August 31, 2014 - 5:00 pm at Jordan Creek Town Center Food Court
101 Jordan Creek Parkway

Des Moines Mini Maker Faire

September 1, 2014 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 W MLK Jr Parkway

For more information on tickets, visit

Iowa Cubs vs OKC

September 1, 2014 - 12:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Catch Des Moines Release Party!

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

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

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.

Free Flicks – Outdoor Movies

September 4, 2014 - 9:00 pm at

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

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

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