Girls’ Weekend

October 17, 2014 - November 2, 2014 - 12:00 am at Des Moines Playhouse
831 42nd Street

Wednesdays-Saturdays 7:30 p.m., Sundays 2 p.m.
Prices start at $23
As bottles tip up, secrets spill out and men sneak in. Girls’ Weekend is a lightning-quick farce written by local theatre veteran, Karen Schaeffer. The script was a hit in the 2013-14 play reading season, and the Playhouse is excited to bring the story to life on the stage.

Iowa Wild vs. Charlotte

October 24, 2014 - October 25, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 Third Street

Can Do Cancer Trivia Night Fundraiser

October 25, 2014 - 12:00 am - 10:00 pm at DMACC FFA Enrichment Center
1055 SW Prairie Trail Parkway

Proceeds to Benefit Can Do Cancer

  • Format: General Trivia, 10 rounds, 10 questions per round
  • Register online or Download the registration form and mail a check ($200 per table) payable to Can Do Cancer to:
    Can Do Cancer
    c/o Molly Suarez
    709 NE Barclay Circle
    Ankeny, IA 50021

Des Moines VS Omaha

October 25, 2014 - 12:00 am - 7:00 pm at Buccaneer Arena
7201 Hickman Rd

Des Moines VS Omaha

Drake VS BUTLER (Homecoming)

October 25, 2014 - 12:00 am at Drake Stadium
2719 Forest Ave.

Drake VS BUTLER (Homecoming)

Quilt Show

October 25, 2014 - 12:00 am at Waukee Christian Church
29043 T Ave

Waukee Christian Church is hosting a Quilt Show on October 25th.

The Quilt Show promises to be educational and lots of fun.  There will be opportunities to learn about applique as well as hand and machine quilting.  You can even learn how to create a 10 minute Table Runner!   There will be quilts on display, brunch will be available at 9 a.m. and lunch at noon, our Youth Group will host a bake sale in the afternoon and there will be crafts for sale.

Spooky Science

October 25, 2014 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 West Martin Luther King Junior Parkway

Hair-raising experiments, bubbling potions and visual illusions abound during Spooky Science at the Science Center of Iowa! Dust the cobwebs off of your costume and join us the Saturday before Halloween (October 25) to trick-or-treat your way throughout the building and experience themed programming!
Spooky Science activities are included with general admission to SCI; always free for members!

Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood: Two Man Group

October 26, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Stephens Auditorium
Lincoln way & University Blvd

Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood, stars of the Emmy-nominated Who’s Line Is It Anyway?, have teamed up to present an evening of extraordinary improvisational comedy. Using nothing but their lightning fast wits and some audience volunteers, the delightful & daring duo create pandemonium on the spot in one of the funniest live shows you will ever see.

Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood

October 26, 2014 - 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm at Stephens Auditorium
2229 Lincoln Way

Buy Tickets HERE

Not So Scary Jump

October 28, 2014 - 12:00 am at Pump It Up
4069 121st Street

Where a haunted house meets a bounce house! Our not so scary jump is perfect for any age! Come in and play in the decorated arenas, get your fortune told, see the mad scientist, and get a glitter tattoo while you’re here! It will be loads of fun and end the night right with a fun-filled halloween goodie bag to take home with you!

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