The Phantom of the Opera

September 18, 2014 - September 21, 2014 - 12:00 am at Des Moines Civic Center
221 Walnut Street

See website for times
Des Moines Civic Center, 221 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA50309
Varies – see website

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf

September 18, 2014 - September 21, 2014 - 12:00 am at Kum & Go Theater @ DMSC
9th and Cherry Streets

Thurs, Fri & Sat 7:30 p.m.; Sun 2 p.m.
Kum & Go Theater @ DMSC, 9th and Cherry Streets, Des Moines, IA50309
$15 – $30
George and Martha’s bitter disappointment towards one another is provoked by the enormous personal sadness that they have pledged to keep to themselves: a secret that seems to have been the foundation for their marriage. In the end, the mystery in which George and Martha have taken refuge is exposed, once and for all revealing the degrading mess they have made of their lives. Free parking after 5:00 and on weekends in the Wells Fargo parking lot between 8th and 9th. Use the Mulberry Street entrance and exit.

Beaverdale Fall Festival

September 19, 2014 - September 20, 2014 - 10:00 am at Down Town Beverdale
Beaver & Urbandale Avenue

Downtown Beaverdale, Beaver & Urbandale Avenue, Des Moines, IA50310
Parade 10 a.m. Saturday – more information can be found at:!

World Food and Music Festival

September 19, 2014 - September 21, 2014 - 11:00 am - 10:00 pm at East Village
Heart of East Village

World Food and Music Festival September 19-21

Friday and Saturday, 11 am – 10 pm, Sunday, 11 am – 5 pm in Downtown Des Moines

More than 40 Food Vendors Featuring Cuisine from Around the World – Live Entertainment  and Cooking Demonstrations.  $1 tastes/all entrees $5 or less  Free to attend

Ankeny Farmers’ Market

September 20, 2014 - 12:00 am - 12:00 pm at City of Ankeny
SW Third & Maple Streets

Ankeny Farmers’ Market
Saturdays thru 9/27/2014
8 a.m. – Noon
City of Ankeny, SW Third & Maple Streets, Ankeny, IA

Drake VS MARIST (Parents and Family Weekend)

September 20, 2014 - 12:00 am at Drake Stadium
2719 Forest Ave.

Drake VS MARIST (Parents and Family Weekend)

Global Greens Farmers Market

September 20, 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


September 20, 2014 - 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm at The Garden Nightclub
112 SE 4th St

Buy Tickets HERE


Iowa LEGO Users Group Meet-Up

September 21, 2014 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway

Join the Iowa LEGO Users Group (IowaLUG) from 2:00-4:00 pm on third Sunday of every month for some free building and LEGO discussion!

What is LUG? A LEGO Users Group is simply a community of LEGO enthusiasts who meet up regularly to be social, share ideas, trade parts, build on collaborative projects, plan awesome events and generally share in the hobby. The Iowa LEGO Users Group (IowaLUG) aims to create such a community locally and to act as a resource for people who are interested in LEGO as a hobby at any level.

Demi Lovato with Christina Perri

September 23, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Sprint Center
1407 Grand Boulevard

Buy tickets HERE

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