Ultimate Guide to Summer in Des Moines

More than 75 family activities for backyard fun, exploring, and more.

In + Around Des Moines

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Summer Fun in DSM

Check out activities for the whole family!

Let the kids play outside and burn off some energy with these ideas!

Pack up the car and hit the road to explore our great state. 

Des Moines is home to some amazing murals. Tour the city and see them all!

Des Moines WEATHER

Des Moines
few clouds
71.3 ° F
71.6 °
71 °
56 %
3.5mph
20 %
Thu
76 °
Fri
77 °
Sat
79 °
Sun
87 °
Mon
85 °

Things To Do

Two Goldfish Swimmers, Two Different Stories + A FREE Class

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A Tale of Two Goldfish Swimmers and Two Wildly Different Stories I have two children with very different personalities and levels of athleticism. Both...

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