Pedal for the House Bike Ride/Ronald McDonald House

September 7, 2014 - 1:00 pm at High Trestle Trailhead
High Trestle Trailhead

Bring the family out to support the children & families of the Des Moines Ronald McDonald House! Ride your bike along the High Trestle Trail & check out the bike raffles along the way (bike raffles at Flat Tire Lounge, Nite Hawk Bar & Grill, The Whistlin’ Donkey).

Superhero Heart Run

September 7, 2014 - 2:00 pm at Raccoon River Park (West Des Moines Parks & Recreation)
2500 Grand Avenue

$25/Adult; $10/Child – includes superhero cape!

Join us for a 2K/5K fun run/walk to support kids and families with congenital heart defects (CHD). All registrants will receive a superhero cape for the event.

Moon Float

September 9, 2014 - 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm at Gray’s Lake
2100 Fleur Drive

Participants in lighted boats will float on Gray’s Lake while enjoying the view of the pedestrian bridge and listening to the sounds of the nigh

The Phantom of the Opera

September 10, 2014 - September 21, 2014 - All Day at Des Moines Civic Center
221 Walnut Street

Breeders Halter Futurity

September 10, 2014 - September 13, 2014 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm at Iowa State Fairgrounds
E 30th Street & E University Avenue

Worldest Richest Halter Event

Des Moines Downtown Culture Crawl

September 11, 2014 - 12:00 am at Mickey’s Irish Pub – downtown
206 Third Street

Enter the Beer Garden at Mickey’s where you will be greeted with a signature kick-off cocktail. Luxury buses will then stop at the newly expanded Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, the World Food Prize Garden, and one last mystery spot.

Music in the Junction

September 11, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Railroad Park
Valley Junction

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

WDM Community Band Presents: “America” Concert

September 11, 2014 - 6:00 pm at Historic Valley Junction
4th - 7th blocks of Railroad Avenue & Locust Street

The West Des Moines Community Band presents their concert “America”. Featured will be marches and big band favorites.

2014 DSM Fashion Expo

September 13, 2014 - 11:00 am - 5:00 pm at Iowa State Fairgrounds – 4H Building
3000 E Grand Ave

Every aspect of the Des Moines Fashion Expo is about Iowa, from designers to models, hair stylists to make-up artists, artists, videographers, photographers and sponsors. 

Raffle drawings, 100+ vendors, product demos, fashion show, local band, local comedian will be featured that day. Seat tickets are not numbered so come early to get your special seat, join our newletter and follow us on Facebook for notifications on the line up of the day.


Beaverdale Farmer’s Market

September 16, 2014 - 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm at Beaverdale
3422 Beaver Avenue

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