What’s New in Des Moines this Winter 2022


WINTER NEW DSMAny 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, plan to welcome these new places all winter and beyond.

6 New Things in Des Moines

Spare Time | 340 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines

Now open in West Des Moines for a family fun day, they feature luxury bowling lanes, a Game Zone arcade packed with games, a laser tag arena, escape rooms, and more. There are also multiple restaurants and bars throughout the venue, serving up chef-crafted dishes, signature cocktails, and more. Plan to spend many hours burning energy and refueling!

JouJou Des Moines | 906 42nd St, Des Moines, IA

Often times play places for the littlest members of the family are pretty lackluster. Enter a Montessori-inspired play space for kids 0-5 & their caregivers that was created by two moms who wanted a different type of third-place. Memberships include free coffee and tea for caregivers, but there is also a drop-in option, room for classes, and birthday parties.

Amazon Store at Jordan Creek Mall | 101 Jordan Creek Pkwy, STE 11150, West Des Moines

Need more Amazon in your life? Check out the physical Amazon store where everything for sale is rated 4 stars and above, is a top seller, or is new and trending on Amazon.com. Also, you can pick up or return items you purchased online.

Crumbl Cookie | 802 SE Oralabor Rd Suite 108, Ankeny

This sweet chain comes to Ankeny with over 150+ unique cookie flavors rotating weekly and are always served in their famous pink box, ensuring there is a cookie for everyone at Crumbl! Order for delivery, curbside pick-up, catering, and nationwide shipping,

Ricochet | 400 Locust St Suite 105, Des Moines

Looking for a fun date night option? This new 21 and over game hall features ping pong, pool, foosball, skeeball, darts, shuffleboard, bubble hockey, and bumper pool. The 34-seat bar and lounge areas throughout the 11,000 square feet also provide an upscale atmosphere.

St. Kilda Clive | 12695 University, Ste 140, Clive

Opening in March, St. Kilda expands again! After opening another sister restaurant, Franka Pizzeria, they scooped up a space a few doors down to bring even more of their delicious offerings to Clive. Stay tuned on St. Kilda DSM’s Facebook page for more details!

Let us know if we missed anything! 


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