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

Music in the Junction

September 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Railroad Park
Valley Junction

Music in the Junction (part of the Valley Junction Farmers Market) will feature The James Biehn Band this week.

2014 Des Moines Walk to End Alzheimer’s

September 20, 2014 - 12:00 am - 12:00 pm at State Capitol
1007 E Grand Ave.

Registration starts at 8 am and the Walk begins at 10 am.  - Greater Iowa Chapter region, this inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions.  Visit for more details about the event and to register you or your team today!

Crusader Run

September 20, 2014 - All Day at Centennial Park
1255 Warrior Lane

The Crusader Run is a 5k run/walk & 10K run to benefit families in their battle with breast cancer. The 5th Annual Crusader Run will be held on September 20th, 2014 in Waukee, Iowa.

Each participant receives a FREE T-Shirt! Sizes are S, M, L, XL.

You can also upgrade your t-shirt to a Dri-Fit for just $5!

Packet Pick-Up Information

Friday, Sept. 19th, 2014 4pm-7pm

Waukee Family YMCA 210 N Warrior Ln, Waukee, IA 50263

Iowa Author Fest

September 21, 2014 - 11:00 am - 3:00 pm at Gray’s Lake Terrace
2101 Fleur Dr

The Iowa Authors Fest at Gray’s Lake Terrace on Sunday September 21st, 11:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.  Authors bring your books and readers come meet Iowa Authors and support their art of words.  Contact Larry Stumbo - E-Mail:

Music in the Junction

September 25, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Railroad Park
Valley Junction

Music in the Junction (part of the Valley Junction Farmers Market) will feature Sumpin’ Doo this week.

Music in the Junction

October 2, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Railroad Park
Valley Junction

Music in the Junction (part of the Valley Junction Farmers Market) will feature Tony Valdez Large Band this week.

Tonic Sol-Fa in Concert!

October 12, 2014 - 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm at Ankeny High School Auditorium
1155 SW Cherry Street

Tonic Sol-fa is an all-male a cappella quartet from the Minneapolis-St. Paul region. With a largely pop-music-oriented repertoire, their CDs have sold over 1,000,000 copies, and the group has toured throughout the US and abroad.  This concert will take place in the Ankeny High School Auditorium (east side of building).  Tickets can be purchased at

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