Jazz Happy Hour

March 27, 2015 - December 25, 2015 - 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm at Des Moines Social Club Kum & Go Theater
900 Mulberry St

Jazz Happy Hour Every second and fourth Friday. The best in local and regional Jazz in a funky basement club reminiscent of Greenwich Village circa 1960. Catered food and no cover. Donations are accepted. All Ages.

String ‘Em Up! Old-Time Music Hangout

March 28, 2015 - December 26, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Java Joes
214 - 4th Street

Join Flying Pig Fiddle & Banjo for a slow jam romp in the living tradition of southern Appalachian Old-time music played by ear.
$7 at the door

LAUNCH: Art at Water Works Park

May 30, 2015 - 12:00 am at Des Moines Water Works Parl
2201 George Flagg Parkway

The public is invited to LAUNCH: Art at Water Works Park on Saturday, May 30, for a riverside unveiling of a new, temporary public art installation that calls attention to the joy of reconnecting to our waterways. The featured speaker will be Iowa Department of Natural Resources Director Chuck Gibb.

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Barnstormers VS Wichita Falls Nighthawks

May 30, 2015 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

Barnstormers VS Wichita Falls Nighthawks


The Script

June 5, 2015 - 12:00 am at State Theatre
805 Hennepin

Buy Tickets HERE

Mixology Night: Superhero Science

June 5, 2015 - 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway

Mix your Friday night up with drinks, mingling, science and entertainment! 21+ crowd: This night is exclusively for you! The first Friday of every month from 5:30 – 9:00 pm, experience all that the Science Center of Iowa has to offer – minus the kids. Grab a cocktail and enjoy live music from local bands and adult-themed presentations and programming!

Admission: General admission is $5; free for SCI Members
A valid driver’s license is required for admission and must be presented at the SCI Box Office.

Drive Away Hunger Cool Car Show

June 6, 2015 - 8:00 am - 3:00 pm at Cornerstone Community Credit Union
414 61st Street

Special Olympics Iowa Plane Pull

June 6, 2015 - 10:00 am at Des Moines International Airport
5800 Fleur Drive

It’s a giant tug of war between you, your friends and a 120,000-pound airplane!  The Plane Pull is a unique opportunity for individuals and organizations to raise money and support SOIA athletes by pulling a UPS 757.  In 2014, sponsors and participants of the Plane Pull raised more than $105,000 for Iowa athletes, giving them opportunities to participate in year-round sports, health and educational programming – and most importantly – experience joy, pride and respect.

Relay for Life of Western Polk County

June 6, 2015 - 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Raccoon River Park – Coneflower Shelters
2500 Grand Ave

The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life movement symbolizes hope and our shared goal to end a disease that threatens the lives of so many people we love. If cancer has touched your life, participating in a Relay For Life event is a way to take action and help finish the fight. This is a time for family and friends to honor cancer survivors and caregivers, remember those lost to this disease, and raise funds and awareness to help end cancer forever.


Imagine Dragons

June 9, 2015 - 12:00 am at Xcel Energy Center
199 Kellogg Blvd W

Buy Tickets HERE

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