Events

Decoration Day

May 24, 2014 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm at Living History Farms
11121 Hickman Rd

Come experience Memorial Day, once known as Decoration Day, in Living History Farms’ 1875 town of Walnut Hill. March in a procession to the town cemetery and listen to honorary speeches about the brave Union soldiers who died in war. After the ceremony, cheer on the Walnut Hill Bluestockings as they compete in an 1870s-rules baseball game at 1:30pm.

Historic Baseball Game

May 24, 2014 - 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm at Living History Farms
11121 Hickman Rd

Watch our home team, the Walnut Hill Bluestockings, compete in an 1870s-rules baseball game. Cheer the batters or “strikers” as they call their pitch and “Leg it” to first. The team makes sure kids have a chance to bat around at the end of the game! www.LivingHistoryFarms.org

Iowa Cubs vs COL

May 25, 2014 - 1:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Iowa Cubs vs COL

May 26, 2014 - 12:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Music in the Junction

May 29, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Railroad Park
Valley Junction

Music in the Junction (part of the Valley Junction Farmers Market) will feature SP3 this week.

www.valleyjunction.com

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Jerry Seinfeld

May 30, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Civic Center of Greater Des Moines
221 Walnut Street

Tickets $77.50, on sale March 28 at 9:00am. Tickets available online at DesMoinesPerformingArts.org, Ticketmaster outlets, Civic Center Ticket Office or by phone 800-745-3000.

Iowa Barnstormers vs Orlando Predators

May 31, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

Music in the Junction

June 5, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Railroad Park
Valley Junction

Music in the Junction (part of the Valley Junction Farmers Market) will feature Decoy this week.

www.valleyjunction.com

Iowa Cubs vs COL

June 5, 2014 - June 7, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Living History Farms

June 7, 2014 - 11:00 am - 4:00 pm at Living History Farms
11121 Hickman Rd

Bring your well-behaved pup to tour the museum in the morning, and enjoy an afternoon in Walnut Hill with activities and demonstrations for dogs and their people from 11-4.  You and your pooch will have a doggone good time bobbing for wieners, playing musical hoops, and more! Dogs must be on standard (non-retractable) leashes, and must remain outside buildings and away from livestock.

www.LivingHistoryFarms.org

 

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