Did you know? Kids bowl free all summer long at participating locations in Des Moines thanks to the Kids Bowl Free program. If you're looking for something fun for the kids to do this summer (especially on days when...
Do your kids complain about summer reading? Summer is a great time for kids to rediscover the pure joy of reading for pleasure, without a school assignment looming. It's important kids keep reading in the summer! Here are 10 ways...
Iowa may be landlocked, but it still has beaches to visit. There are lots of lakes located all around Iowa that have beaches where you can set up camp and spend some time with your family.  Please keep in mind...
Enjoy sand, water, sun, and fun at Athene North Shore Recreation Park at Easter Lake Park. The newly opened park is labeled the most universally accessible park in the country. There truly is something for everyone.   Little kids can run...
There are so many different reasons our family loves summer in Des Moines. From activities for kids and date nights, to mom’s nights out, the metro has so much to offer. Here's what's on our summer bucket list. Adventureland Our absolute favorite...
We Love summer in Des Moines! We've got you covered from pools, outdoor movies, and farmers markets to berry picking, road races, and parades. 
It's summer festival season! From delicious food and entertaining acts to people watching and if you're lucky a parade, summer is a great time to head to a local festival in and around Des Moines.  Looking for more summer fun?...
Playing mini-golf is a fun activity for all ages. It is easy to learn and doesn't take as long as regular golf. Check out these fun places to play mini golf in and around Des Moines. Mini Golf in &...
Are you part of the pickleball craze? You are in luck, playing pickleball in Des Moines is a dink. Pickleball, a combo of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong was invented by three dads trying to curb boredom among their children....
Did you know that Des Moines is the home to one of the largest skateboard parks in the nation? Lauridsen Skatepark is located on the north side of the downtown riverwalk. It boasts an Olympic-quality skate experience for skateboards...

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