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New Year’s Eve Events in Des Moines 2023

How will you celebrate New Year's Eve this year? Ring in the New Year with family activities, adult-only festivities, or a little bit of...
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4 Free (or Almost Free) December Traditions for Your Family

I think what makes December such a special month isn't just that holidays are coming up at the end of the month, it's that...
HOLIDAY HULLABALOO

Things to do in Des Moines in December 2023

Holiday Hullabaloo: Where the Magic of the Holidays Comes to Life! Are you ready to jingle all the way to a holiday adventure of epic proportions?...

A Holiday Classic on a Stage Near You!

In light of the holiday season, Des Moines Performing Arts has a gift for you! Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical is taking the...

Des Moines Area Shop Local Gift Guide

Local businesses are the heart and soul of our community! Check out this gift guide to some of our favorite local shops and businesses to...
kids in the kitchen

Get Your Kids in the Kitchen!

As parents, we have many things on our to-do list. Besides spending time with your kids, feeding them, cleaning, just keeping up on life...

Holiday Special Events Guide

The holidays are right around the corner in Des Moines! Get in the holiday spirit with Des Moines Performing Arts and all the seasonal...
Christmas tree lighting in Des Moines

Christmas Tree Lightings in Des Moines

Kick off the holidays at a Christmas tree lighting happening in and around Des Moines. Bundle up the family and get ready to enjoy...
Understand Perimenopause

Understanding Perimenopause

Gwyneth Paltrow once said, “I think menopause gets a really bad rap and needs a bit of rebranding. I don’t think we have in...
letters to santa

Where Kids Can Mail Letters to Santa in Des Moines

Get in the holiday spirit and have your kids write letters to Santa. Drop them off at one of these locations around Des Moines...
WHERE TO SEE SANTA

Where to See Santa in Des Moines 2023

Santa is coming to Des Moines! Make a list, check it twice, and head out to see Santa. From the traditional mall Santa to...

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New Year’s Eve Events in Des Moines 2023

How will you celebrate New Year's Eve this year? Ring in the New Year with family activities, adult-only festivities, or a little bit of...

A Holiday Classic on a Stage Near You!

In light of the holiday season, Des Moines Performing Arts has a gift for you! Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical is taking the...

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