Sometimes you just need to get out of town for a day. The great thing about Des Moines is that it's centrally located, so there are plenty of places to visit and explore that are only an hour or...
We’re excited to share the August Event Guide with our sponsor at Polk County Conservation. The Glow Wild event is August 28 at the Jester Park Nature Center and is hosted by Polk County Conservation and Cumulus Media. This...
Here is a complete and comprehensive list of all Des Moines urgent care locations. Because sickness, injuries, and the unknown rarely happen when it's convenient.
There are so many great parks to explore in Des Moines. We narrowed it down to 6 of our favorite Des Moines parks (plus 4 honorable mentions). They are great for all ages and feature a variety of unique...
We are thrilled to partner with the Iowa Cubs as our July event guide sponsor! Your family's trip to an Iowa Cubs game just got even better! Come on out to Principal Park each Sunday home game and take advantage...
We have updated our annual Des Moines Birthday Party Guide to be your go-to resource to help you plan the best birthday parties in Des Moines.
Hellooooooo Summer! We are ready for sunny pool days, listening to live music at local festivals, and movies under the stars. Get ready for big family fun. This summer there is something great in store for everyone. Summer Guides for...
Cool off at one of Des Moines’ 12 spraygrounds or 10 wading pools this summer.  Spraygrounds are open 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. May 1 through September 30 2021 unless otherwise noted. Spraygrounds do not have a lifeguard and are...
We are thrilled to partner with the Lauridsen Skatepark to promote its grand opening on May 22.   Opening on May 22, 2021, the Lauridsen Skatepark will be the largest open park in the nation. The skatepark is at the north...
We are thrilled to partner with the City of Johnston to promote their Kites on the Green event Saturday, May 1. Get ready for the eighth annual Kites on the Green by attending one or all three pop-up kite flying events. The...

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Des Moines Outdoor Summer Concert Guide 2022

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Warm nights, lawn chairs, snacks, and refreshments, all make for a perfect outdoor concert experience. From nights at a local winery or the big...