The Wellmark Family Series returns to the Des Moines Civic Center for another amazing season featuring four all-new productions. Each one-hour performance is designed to bring young minds on incredible adventures, while educating audiences of all ages and making...
All my favorite words start with F. FAMILY. FUN. FESTIVAL. FREE. Good news for me and any other families in the metro area, those things are fairly easy to come by. You can scope out any weekend guide and find several fun,...
Come kick off your fall season at Glow Wild Saturday, September 24. Polk County Conservation is hosting family-friendly music, games, and educational experiences for National Public Lands Day at Jester Park Nature Center. Ending in one of the biggest bonfires...
Bloom :: A Virtual Event for New and Expecting Moms Disclosure :: Our Bloom Event for New and Expecting Moms is sponsored by Blank Children’s Hospital, and supported by MercyOne, University of Iowa Hospitals, Great Western Bank, Iowa Food and...
With the last days of summer upon us, it is time to focus on Fall! If you are anything like me and my family, you look forward to enjoying fall fun in Des Moines and time outside before the...
Bloom :: An Event for New and Expecting Moms Disclosure :: Our Bloom Event for New and Expecting Moms is sponsored by Blank Children’s Hospital, and supported by MercyOne, University of Iowa Hospitals, Great Western Bank, Iowa Food and Family...
After taking a hiatus in 2020 because of the pandemic, Glow Wild is back at Jester Park for 2021. This one-day family-friendly event will take place on Saturday, August 28 from 4 p.m. -10 p.m. at the Jester Park...
We enjoyed a night out at Canoyer Garden Center in Grimes for a SOLD OUT DIY Planting Event A group of women joined us for You Grow Girl, a night assembling a custom, outdoor planter, enjoying a drink from Whimsical...
SOLD OUT-Join us Monday May 17 at Canoyer Garden Center in Grimes for a DIY Planting Event Join us for You Grow Girl, a night assembling a custom, outdoor planter, enjoying a drink from Whimsical Wine Trailer, and shopping with...
Who loves family fun? We do!! From to-go craft kits you can complete at home to live performances and outdoor activities, there is big fun packed into a short month. Want to get outside? Don't miss our Guide to Winter...

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