What’s New in Des Moines this Fall 2023


WHATS NEW FALL DES MOINESFall means so many things, cooler weather, changing leaves, pumpkin spice everything, and new places to go in and around Des Moines. Add “checking out a new business” to your fall bucket list today!

13 New Things in Des Moines

Vibrant Coffeehouse & Kitchen | 520 E Grand Ave, Des Moines
Coffee, energy drinks, soups, sandwiches, and even ice cream await you at this new spot in the East Village.

Putts and Pins | 6920 EP True Parkway, West Des Moines
With mini-golf and duckpin bowling plus a restaurant and bar this coming soon spot in West Des Moines will be a hit for everyone in the family.

Glenstone MultiGolf Park | Intersection of Southeast 37th and 100th streets, Grimes
The first 18-hole MultiGolf (a combo of foot golf, disc golf, and park golf) course in the country is available to partially play now.

Gossip Tea Coffee | 1510 S Ankeny Blvd #101, Ankeny
This sleek new coffee and bubble tea spot also offers tasty snacks like waffles and Korean corn dogs.

GrimesPlex | 1000 NE Heritage Dr, Grimes
Soon to be the largest multi-sport turf complex in the Midwest. The 50-acre complex is surrounded by the Hope District, which will include retail, restaurant, and hotel development. The first Pod is now open. 

Dink’s Pickleball | 3800 Merle Hay Rd, Unit 1000
Have you delved into the fastest-growing sport in America? Get ready to welcome Des Moines’s only 100% dedicated indoor pickleball venue.

Waterworks Park | North of Highway 44 by the Grimes Library
One of Grimes’ first parks featuring a splash pad and playground with natural play areas is set to open Labor Day weekend.

Uptown Dairy | 617 Southwest 3rd Street #105, Ankeny
Located on the High Trestle Trail, stop in to get a scoop of one of their 24 rotating flavors of ice cream.
Vibrant Music Hall | 2938 Grand Prairie Pkwy, Waukee
Get tickets now for events this Fall like The Black Crowes and Blue October in this new 3,300-seat Live Nation venue.
The Tavern Grill | 1755 50th St, West Des Moines
This Minneapolis-based regional chain opened its first location in the Des Moines metro serving upscale tavern food as well as brunch on Sundays.
Femme Revival | 415 5th St, West Des Moines
Valley Junction’s newest boutique offers carefully curated women’s clothing as well as home goods.

Dave & Buster’s | 190 Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines
The much-anticipated food and arcade haven is open in the Jordan Creek area bringing entertainment for the whole family.

SingleSpeed Brewing | 303 Scott Ave, Des Moines
This family-friendly brewpub has plenty of patio space to enjoy delicious beer and food.

What is your favorite new place in Des Moines?


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