Iowa State Fair

Location : Des MoinesDate : August 12, 2010 to August 22, 2010Iowa State Fair … [Read more...]

Salisbury Automobile Classic – Des Moines, Iowa

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  Salisbury Automobile Classic - Des Moines, Iowa We see cars everyday, cars on the interstate, cars in the parking lot and cars in the drive-thru. So what’s so special about going to see cars on one particular weekend? What’s so special about being up … [Read more...]

Easter Seals Camp – Des Moines, Iowa

Easter Seals Camp - Des Moines, Iowa This is a fabulous opportunity for those that want to enjoy the camping experience but are not able to go to the standard facility.  Easter Seals offers boating, swimming, horseback riding, the campfire … [Read more...]

Des Moines Arts Festival – Des Moines, Iowa

Des Moines Arts Festival - Des Moines, Iowa - The Des Moines Arts Festival, Iowa's premier celebration of the arts, is held in Downtown Des Moines' Western Gateway Park. . Each year, Iowa's only free, three-day celebration of the arts, decorates downtown … [Read more...]

Historic Jordan House – West Des Moines, Iowa

Historic Jordan House - West Des Moines, Iowa In this Victorian home, of Italian Gothic design, the first settler of what is now West Des Moines—Senator James C. Jordan—lived. Prior to the Civil War, the basement rooms were home to escaping … [Read more...]

Ragbrai – Des Moines, Iowa – Des Moines Register Host

 Ragbrai - Des Moines, Iowa - Des Moines Register Host  Ragbrai is always the last full week of July.  The cost for a week-long rider is $140; a week-long non-rider fee is $35 with the vehicle permit being $35.  If you wnat to enter … [Read more...]

The Temple For Performing Arts – Des Moines, Iowa

 The Temple For Performing Arts - Des Moines, Iowa A center for Arts, Culture, Music, Entertaining and Learning the Temple has been restored to its once grand status. the Temple is listed on the National Historic Register. Marked as one of the … [Read more...]

Iowa Historical Museum – Des Moines, Iowa

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Iowa Historical Museum - Des Moines, Iowa The Iowa Historical Museum is housed in the Iowa Historical Building—a modern glass and granite building. Its many different exhibits showcase all facets of the state’s history from prehistoric fossils to … [Read more...]

The Iowa Stars Hockey – Des Moines, Iowa

  The Iowa Stars Hockey - Des Moines, Iowa They are members of the American Hockey League offering quality entertainment and great hockey. The team practices at the KGGO Arena on Hickman. The practices are open to the public. The training … [Read more...]

The Iowa Barnstormers – Des Moines, Iowa

 The Iowa Barnstormers - Des Moines, Iowa An arena football team playing in the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. The Barnstormes played in Des Moines in 2001 for one season and were brought back in 2008 under new ownership and a new focus on … [Read more...]