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Our Town

The Des Moines Playhouse 831 42nd St, Des Moines, IA, United States

Our Town presents the small town of Grover’s Corners in three acts: “Daily Life,” “Love and Marriage” and “Death and Eternity.” Narrated by a stage manager and performed with minimal props and sets, the play depicts the simple daily lives of the Webb and Gibbs families as their children fall in love, marry, and eventually [...]

$29

Kathy Griffin

Hoyt Sherman Place

KATHY GRIFFIN: MY LIFE ON THE PTSD-LIST FEBRUARY 2, 2024 | 8:00 PM On Sale: November 17, 2023 at 10:00 AM Reserved Seating: $59.50, $69.50, $79.50 The iconic two-time Emmy and Grammy Award winning comedian, television host, best-selling author and outspoken advocate, known for her biting satire and fearless comedy, will remind the world why [...]

$59.50 – $79.50

Nickel Creek

Hoyt Sherman Place

NICKEL CREEK FEBRUARY 9, 2024 | 7:30 PM On Sale: October 27, 2023 at 10:00 AM Reserved Seating Advance: $39.50, $49.50, $69.50, $79.50 Day of Show: $45, $55, $75, $85 A limited number of VIP packages are also available. Nickel Creek is mandolinist Chris Thile, violinist Sara Watkins and guitarist Sean Watkins. Together, a sum [...]

$39.50 – $85

Ari Shaffir

Hoyt Sherman Place

ARI SHAFFIR: THE WRONG SIDE OF HISTORY TOUR FEBRUARY 17, 2024 | 7:00 PM On Sale: September 22, 2023 at 10:00 AM Reserved Seating: $20, $35, $45, $60 Ari Shaffir is an American standup comedian. In addition to his numerous appearances on the Joe Rogan podcast, he is best known for his last special, Jew, [...]

$60

Paint Your Pet Party!

Bottle & Bottega Des Moines 1301 Locust St, Ste E, Des Moines, IA

Register early to reserve your seat for this popular event! *Candle Add-ON option to DIY and Create a Custom 10oz. Soy Candle! Arrive 30 Minutes BEFORE Instruction Start Time. February 20th is Love Your Pet Day! Join us and create a one-of-a-kind painting of your cute and cuddly friend! Come out and drink a glass [...]

Bingo BASH 2024 – Saturday, Feb 24, 11AM to 7PM at the Iowa State Fairgrounds

Elwell Family Food Center at Iowa State Fairgrounds 3000 East Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA, United States

The 3rd Annual Bingo BASH is Saturday, February 24th at the Elwell Family Food Center on the Iowa State Fairgrounds. It's fun for a great cause: supporting our local community. Join us and bring your friends! Bingo BASH is the signature fund-raising event of the Rotary Club of Des Moines AM Club's Foundation. Rotary's mission [...]

Lift Every Voice in Love: Benefit Concert for Grubb YMCA Youth, Feb. 24, 4:00 pm, First UMC

First United Methodist Church 1001 Pleasant Street, Des Moines, IA, United States

Des Moines audiences will be treated to a glorious celebration of the legacy of Black music and the Beloved Community, with LIFT EVERY VOICE IN LOVE: Benefit Concert for Grubb YMCA Youth. Coming Feb. 24th, 4:00 pm on First United Methodist Church's Music Under the Dome series, the program features the exhuberant Broadway and Gospel [...]

Free

Sip and Stroll

Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden 909 Robert D Ray Drive, Des Moines, IA, United States

Celebrate the season with a glass of wine and a walk through the Botanical Garden. Learn about what is in bloom, what is coming soon, and timely updates from our director of horticulture, Aaron Harpold. All participants must be at least 21 years of age.

$20

Dragons Love Tacos

The Des Moines Playhouse 831 42nd St, Des Moines, IA, United States

You know what Dragons really love? Tacos of course! A boy and his dog are watching a TV show about dragons when they unexpectedly get caught up in the ‘Dos and Don’ts’ of what to serve to dragons to eat. Dragons love tacos, but if they accidentally eat spicy salsa…watch out! Mar. 1-10, 2024: 7:00 [...]

$14 – $19

Bruce Hornsby and yMusic

Hoyt Sherman Place

BRUCE HORNSBY AND YMUSIC PRESENT BRHYM MARCH 12, 2024 | 8:00 PM On Sale: November 3, 2023 at 10:00 AM Reserved Seating Advance: $49, $63.50, $79 Day of Show: $54.50, $69, $84.50 The distinctive American songwriter, pianist and three-time Grammy Award-winner, Bruce Hornsby, is joined by yMusic, the genre-leading contemporary classical ensemble, for a performance [...]

$54.50 – $84.50

The High Kings & Gaelic Storm

Hoyt Sherman Place

THE HIGH KINGS & GAELIC STORM MARCH 14, 2024 | 7:30 PM On Sale: October 6, 2023 at 9:00 AM Reserved: $39, $49, $59, $69 co-headline It’s hard to imagine a band just coming into their own after 20 years of success, but that’s exactly what makes a true anomaly. This multi-national, Celtic juggernaut, Gaelic [...]

$69

Matteo Lane

Hoyt Sherman Place

MATTEO LANE: THE AL DENTE TOUR MARCH 15, 2024 | 8:00 PM On Sale: November 16, 2023 at 10:00 AM Reserved Seating: $37.50, $47.50, $77.50 Matteo Lane is a New York-based comedian whose stand-up special can be seen on Netflix’s The Comedy Lineup. He has performed stand up on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, [...]

$37.50 – $77.50

Des Moines St. Paddy’s Marathon, Half Marathon, & 5k

Iowa State Capitol Building Des Moines, IA, United States

Des Moines St. Paddy's Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K - 3/18/2023 Des Moines, IA Use #StPaddysRun when sharing your photos! Event times, dates, location and all other details are subject to change prior to event. All official information is on the event's website IowaRuns.com.

The Black Jacket Symphony Presents Journey’s “Escape”

Hoyt Sherman Place

THE BLACK JACKET SYMPHONY PRESENTS JOURNEY’S “ESCAPE” MARCH 16, 2024 | 8:00 PM On Sale: October 27, 2023 at 10:00 AM Reserved Seating: $35-$40 Remember putting on an album and listening from start to finish? Relive that moment with a live concert experience unlike any other as The Black Jacket Symphony recreates the iconic album, [...]

$35 – $40

Paint & Sip at Big Grove Brewery

Big Grove Brewery 555 17th St., Des Moines, IA, United States

Join us at Big Grove Brewery as we party & paint a masterpiece! We will be painting Tree of Life in Spring. Seating is limited, so register early. 555 17th St. Des Moines, IA 50309 biggrove.com/pages/des-moines-taproom No experience necessary, our talented B&B artists will walk you through step-by-step! Registration price includes use of all necessary [...]

Beatles Yesterday and Today: The Interactive Beatles Experience

Pella Opera House 611 Franklin St., Pella, IA, United States

Beatles Yesterday and Today is an amazing band, anchored by brothers Billy, Matthew and Ryan McGuigan who perform as themselves and leave the song choices completely in the hands of the audience. This is done through request cards that audience members fill out prior to the show. On the cards audience members only need to [...]

Fall Out Boy So Much For (2our) Dust

Wells Fargo Arena 233 Center St., Des Moines, IA, United States

Due to overwhelming demand, GRAMMY Award-nominated and multi-platinum selling rock band Fall Out Boy’s worldwide So Much For (Tour) Dust tour will continue next year with the announcement of So Much For (2our) Dust, a 20+ date run across the United States. Jimmy Eat World, Hot Mulligan and CARR will join So Much For (2our) [...]

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

The Des Moines Playhouse 831 42nd St, Des Moines, IA, United States

Before she was hit-maker Carole King — she was Carole Klein, a spunky, young songwriter from Brooklyn with a unique voice. From the chart-topping hits she wrote for the biggest acts in music to her own life-changing, trailblazing success with Tapestry, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical takes you back to where it all began — [...]

$29

Pella Corporation Presents: The Pork Tornadoes

Pella Opera House 611 Franklin St., Pella, IA, United States

Don't be fooled by the strange band name. The Pork Tornadoes are one of the most well-known and loved cover bands of the Midwest. They are known for putting a unique spin on all of your favorite songs, spanning 5 decades and 4 different genres. Led by singer Mason Greve, who was a finalist on [...]

Paint Your Pet Party!

Bottle & Bottega Des Moines 1301 Locust St, Ste E, Des Moines, IA

Register early to reserve your seat for this popular event! *Candle Add-ON option to DIY and Create a Custom 10oz. Soy Candle! Arrive 30 Minutes BEFORE Instruction Start Time. April 19th is National Dog Parent Appreciation Day! This day celebrates that inseparable bond between humans and their pets. Join us and create a one-of-a-kind painting [...]

Pinky Patel

Hoyt Sherman Place

PINKY PATEL: NEW CROWN, WHO DHIS APRIL 19, 2024 | 7:30 PM On Sale: October 6, 2023 at 10:00 AM Reserved Seating: $33 A limited number of VIP Meet & Greet packages are also available. Age Requirement: 18+ Originally from Illinois, Pinky Patel is a PTA mom turned creator, comedian, and personality with a fan [...]

$33

FiberFest

Franklin Junior High 4801 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Celebrating all things Fiber. 25 - 30 Fiber Vendors selling everything from raw fleece, yarn to items made of fiber.

$5.00

Hello Beautiful YOUR Self Portrait (Custom Event)

Bottle & Bottega Des Moines 1301 Locust St, Ste E, Des Moines, IA

*Candle Add-ON option to DIY and Create a Custom 10oz. Soy Candle! Arrive 30 Minutes BEFORE Instruction Start Time. Get ready for an evening of paint & FUN! Bottle & Bottega Des Moines is excited to host a limited time, self-portrait painting event, inspired by Ann Napolitano’s heart-stirring novel, "Hello Beautiful" - one of Oprah’s [...]

David Foster & Katherine McPhee

Hoyt Sherman Place

DAVID FOSTER & KATHARINE MCPHEE APRIL 30, 2024 | 7:30 PM On Sale: October 20, 2023 at 10:00 AM Reserved Seating: $49.50, $59, $79, $89 An intimate evening with David Foster and Katharine McPhee is just that: an intimate evening with one of the biggest musical forces of our time. The 16-time Grammy award winning [...]

$49.50 – $89

Morgan Wade

Hoyt Sherman Place

MORGAN WADE: CROSSING STATE LINES MAY 1, 2024 | 8:00 PM On Sale: January 26, 2024 at 10:00 AM Reserved Seating Advance: $29.50, $35, $45, $49.50 Day of Show: $35, $40, $50, $55 One of Nashville’s fastest-rising and most critically acclaimed young stars, Morgan Wade released her much-anticipated sophomore album, Psychopath, Aug. 25, 2023, via [...]

$29.50 – $55