In + Around Des Moines

Find family-friendly activities in and around Des Moines. We love raising our family in Des Moines–here’s why! Find events happening in downtown Des Moines and the Des Moines Metro for the whole family. Learn more about Des Moines Family Fun.

Are you spending spring break in Des Moines? Our family is! We have a growing list of things to do over break and wanted to share a taste. Here are five ideas for how you can spend time as...
Staying in Des Moines for Spring Break? Des Moines has plenty of options to help your kids run off all that energy or for you to connect as a family.
Is your kid's favorite part of every trip the hotel pool? Indulge the kids for less with a staycation at a hotel right here in the metro! Get out of the house for a night or two and enjoy...
Getting a divorce, writing your will, or going through the adoption process are all huge life events that require legal services. The Law Shop by Skogerson McGinn LLC is there to help you turn the page. Like you and...
February is National Children’s Dental Health Month.  Walnut Hills Pediatric Dentistry is proud to serve Waukee and the surrounding communities and has a board-certified pediatric dentist on staff. Their team is compassionate and committed to giving your child the best pediatric dental...
Any excuse to get out of the house in the winter is valid. Checking out what's new in Des Moines is a perfect way to do just that. From family fun to date-night fun, new eats, and new shopping,...
Do you do a monthly purge? Or have you recently decided you just need to get rid of some clutter? Donations are always needed around the metro area and chances are there is a place closer than you think,...
Despite the fact that Des Moines winters are filled with snowy days and frigid temperatures, families shouldn’t put their swimsuits and goggles away! A Head Start on Safer Swimming The swim and water safety experts at Goldfish Swim School Urbandale know...
Winter doesn't mean you have to stay inside for months on end. Get bundled up and get outside for some winter fun. From ice skating to skiing, snowshoeing to sledding, there are places all over the metro to enjoy...
It’s a new year, and if you’re looking for new ways to keep the kids busy this month, we found dozens of family-friendly activity ideas. From ice skating to storytime to free movies and outdoor adventures, there are activities...

In + Around Des Moines

10 Free Things to Do in Des Moines this Summer

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Who doesn't love a family activity that's free!? We found 10 fun things you can do with your family that won't cost you anything....