11th Annual Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals 2014

September 25, 2014 - September 27, 2014 - All Day at Knoxville Raceways
1000 N. Lincoln Street

Sept. 25: Presented by Casey’s General Stores. Sept. 26: Ideal-Ready Mix Qualifying Night; Sept. 27: Finals, presented by Casey’s General Stores. For more information/purchase tickets:

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┬áSumpin’ Doo this week.

Symphony With a Twist

September 25, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Temple for Performing Arts Recital Hall
1011 Locust Street

Join the Des Moines Symphony for our annual Symphony With A Twist! Enjoy live music, complimentary light appetizers and drinks from a cash bar, learn how to play the violin, and enjoy a brief, fun introduction to Russian music. This event is free and available to those 21 and over.



September 25, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Blank Park Zoo
7401 SW 9th

Aaron Watson

September 25, 2014 - 8:00 pm at Wooly’s
504 East Locust St

Tickets available at or Wooly’s box office

Des Moines Oktoberfest

September 26, 2014 - All Day at Hessen Haus
101 4th Street

Celebrate the 11th Annual Des Moines Oktoberfest held in the heart of downtown. The event is held on the doorstep of Hessen Haus – Des Moines only German restaurant & Bier Hall. Oktoberfest is popular with Iowans of all ages with the live music, polka lessons, bier gardents & authentic German food.

Iowa’s Largest Arts & Crafts Show

September 26, 2014 - September 28, 2014 - All Day at Iowa State Fairgrounds -Knapp Varied Industries Bldg
E 30th Street & E University Avenue

Iowa’s largest arts and crafts show, over 300 talented exhibitors. A fantastic shopping event!

MIP Singles Night

September 26, 2014 - 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Mickey’s Irish Pub Waukee
50 SE Laurel Street

MIP Singles Night!

Manhattan Short Film Festival

September 26, 2014 - 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm at Des Moines Art Center
4700 Grand Avenue

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.

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