- Blank Park Zoo
- Iowa State Fair
Annual July and August event.
- Civic Center of Greater Des Moines
Hosts local and touring theatre, dance, music, and other events by performing artists.
- Des Moines Symphony
Information about tickets, season, Maestro Joseph Giunta, and more.
- Metro Arts Alliance of Greater Des Moines
Working to increase awareness and participation in cultural events throughout greater Des Moines, Iowa. Calendar, artist and agency listings.
- 801 Steak and Chop House
Cigar-friendly steakhouse, known for being the Place To Be Seen during the Iowa Caucuses.
- Funny Bone Comedy Club
Featuring comedians and specializing in large parties and celebrations.
- Hairy Mary's
Puts on gigs by punk and alternative bands.
- Billy Joe's Pitcher Show
Restaurant-style theater with a full menu. Karaoke lounge, NTN trivia, big screen sports and more.
- Swing Des Moines
Covering the swing scene in Des Moines and Central Iowa, including where to dance and how to dress.
- Iowa Scottish Pipes and Drums
Band plays for weddings, funerals, parades, and more.
- Des Moines Nightlife
Guide to nightlife, restaurants, entertainment, and cultural events.
- Davis, John Phillip
Artist based in Iowa offering work somewhere between tactile abstraction and iconographic figuration.
- Iowans For The Arts
Network of arts organizations throughout the state of Iowa.
- Taco Casa
Dine in or carry out with homemade sauces.
Rock band located in Des Moines, Iowa. Over twenty years of playing our special blend of rock and roll.
- The Urbandale Community Adult Band
Playing concerts and parades in the central Iowa area.