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Ed Sheeran

September 2, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm at Sprint Center
1407 Grand Boulevard

Buy Tickets HERE

Eastside Farmers’ Market

September 3, 2014 - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Collectamania
3200 Delaware Avenue

Tuesdays thru 9/16/2014
3 – 6 p.m.
Collectamania Parking Lot, 3200 Delaware Avenue, Des Moines, IA
Free

Pufferbilly Days

September 4, 2014 - September 7, 2014 - All Day at Boone, Iowa
903 Story Street

Pufferbilly Days is Thursday, Sept. 4, and runs through Sunday, Sept. 7.  Held in the center of downtown Boone on Ninth and Story Streets, Pufferbilly Days features live music, a BBQ Contest, Lil Miss & Mr. Contest, craft fair, golf outing, parade, car show, softball tournament at McHose Park, music, a motorcycle show, disc golf tournament, 5K/10K Run, horseshoe tournament and so much more.

Drake Neighborhood Farmers’ Market

September 4, 2014 - 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm at First Christian Church
2500 University Ave.,

Wednesdays thru 9/24/2014
4 – 7 p.m.
Parking lot of First Christian Church, 2500 University Ave., Des Moines, IA50311
Free
www.drakefarmersmarket.com

Music in the Junction

September 4, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Railroad Park
Valley Junction

Music in the Junction (part of the Valley Junction Farmers Market) will feature North of Grand this week.

www.valleyjunction.com

Cooking in the Garden

September 4, 2014 - 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm at Forest Ave Outreach Cooperative Garden
1337 18th Street

Forest Avenue Outreach presents ISU Nutritionist/Dietitian Mary Krisco, and Chef Steve Bryce who will share cooking tips, nutritional information, preservation techniques, as well as delicious recipes using fresh veggie from the garden. Classes are free and open to all (kids included!)   All classes are held outdoors in our gardens, weather permitting. For more information contact: Ralph Chiodo at 515-991-2665 or ForestAveOutreach@gmail.com 

Polk City Farmer’s Market

September 5, 2014 - 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Polk City Town Square
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Thursdays thru 10/9/2014
4 – 7 p.m.
Polk City Town Square, Polk City, IA
Free
www.polkcitychamber.com
The Polk City Farmer’s Market will take place every Thursday from May 29 – mid-October from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Mixology Night

September 5, 2014 - 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway

Mix. Mingle. Music. Lasers.   Mix your Friday night up with drinks, mingling, science and entertainment! 21+ crowd: This night is exclusively for you! The first Friday of every month, experience all that SCI has to offer – minus the kids. 

THIS MONTH:
• Live music from The Snacks
• Laser shows in the Star Theater planetarium

General admission is $5; FREE for SCI Members!  A valid driver’s license is required for admission and must be presented at the SCI Box Office.

Global Greens Farmers Market

September 6, 2014 - 10:30 am - 2:00 pm at LSI (Lutheran Services in Iowa)
3200 University Ave

Global Greens Farmers Market features fruits and vegetables grown by displaced farmers who have resettled in Iowa. This market is the latest development in LSI’s (Lutheran Services in Iowa) Global Greens program, which connects individuals with refugee status to community gardens and provides intensive training for those who seek to become small business farmers. Most of the farmers participating originally hail from Burma (Myanmar), Bhutan and Burundi. The market also features activities and crafts for children, as well as various cultural entertainment throughout the season. EBT, WIC and senior vouchers accepted. For more information, contact Minah Yang at 515.271.7351 or visit www.LSIowa.org.

Rockin’ the Ridge featuring Jason Brown

September 6, 2014 - 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Southridge
1111 E Army Post Rd

Join us for a Jason Brown concert benefiting Children & Families of Iowa. This family-friendly

event will kick off with kids activities and raffle prizes. The concert begins at 5 p.m.

Cost: $15, children under age 12 are free

Contact Phone: 515-697-7961

Contact Email:   events@cfiowa.org

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