Events

Westside Football Classic 7-on-7 Shootout

July 25, 2014 - July 26, 2014 - All Day at Valley Stadium
4440 Mills Civic Parkway

15 Player Roster · 3 Games Guaranteed! 3 Divisions : Junior High 6, 7, & 8 · High School 9, 10, 11, & 12 · Open 18 year olds +. For more information visit:

www.westsidefootballclassic.com

 

National Aerial Arts Expo & Competition

July 25, 2014 - July 27, 2014 - 9:00 am - 9:00 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 West Martin Luther King Junior Parkway

National Aerial Expo & Competition in Des Moines First event of its kind will be held in July at the Science Center of Iowa.

$10 – $75

www.sciowa.org

 

Home Show Expo 2014

July 25, 2014 - July 26, 2014 - 10:00 am at

Tour 11 new, fully decorated homes brought to you by members of the Home Builders Association of Greater Des Moines. Each home is filled with new ideas you can use in your current home or your next one.

LOCATION: The Ridge at Echo Valley in Norwalk (Developer: VISTA Real Estate and Investment Corporation)  ADMISSION: Adults, $10; Children (5-12), $5; Children (under 5), Free HOSTS: Home Builders Association of Greater Des Moines and The Ridge at Echo Valley in Norwalk  SPONSORS: Coppola Enterprises, Overall Sponsor; City of Norwalk, Community Sponsor. City State Bank, KCCI and James Hardie Building Products, Gold Sponsors

Check Website for dates and times: http://www.dmhomeshow.com/ (includes a description of each home)

Italian-American Heritage Festival of Iowa

July 25, 2014 - July 26, 2014 - 10:00 am - 11:30 pm at Western Gateway Park
12th and Locust

Cultural Event! Contests, Children’s Park, Heritage Stage, Cultural Hall, Main Stage Entertainment. Two days & night of family fun for everyone. More information can be found at website.

FREE with donation to Food Bank of Iowa; $5 after 5 p.m.

www.italianfestivalofiowa.com

 

Iowa Cubs vs MEM

July 25, 2014 - July 26, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers

July 26, 2014 - 8:30 am - 2:30 pm at American Red Cross
2116 Grand Ave

Butterfly Festival

July 26, 2014 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm at Blank Park Zoo
7401 SW 9th

Join Blank Park Zoo at the Butterfly Festival as we kick off our newest conservation project, Plant. Grow. Fly!

Free for Zoo Members; regular Zoo admission applies

www.blankparkzoo.com

 

Dog Wash Benefit

July 26, 2014 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at Animal Lifeline of Iowa Shelter
4521 S.E. 14th St.

Animal Lifeline of Iowa ‘s experienced volunteers will bathe, brush and towel-dry your dog for a $20 donation. Join us for DJ music, pet-related vendors, raffles, scavenger hunt for prizes. Food, drinks available. Family fun. Free admission, free off-street parking.   The Shelter is located at 4521 Southeast 14th Street, between Watrous and McKinley Avenues. All proceeds benefit ALI, the non-profit, no-kill shelter for special needs dogs and cats. For more information, visit www.animal-lifeline.com or call 285-7387.

Dog Wash Benefit

July 26, 2014 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at Animal Lifeline of Iowa
4521 SE 14th Street

Animal Lifeline of Iowa ‘s experienced volunteers will bathe, brush and towel-dry your dog for a $20 donation. Join us for DJ music, pet-related vendors, raffles, scavenger hunt for prizes. Food, drinks available. Family fun. Free admission, free off-street parking.

www.animal-lifeline.com

 

Pleasant Hill Family Fun Fest

July 26, 2014 - All Day at ReMax Real Estate Group Office- Pleasant HIll Diner
932 N. Shadyview Blvd & 5015 E. University

PARADE -10am start, begins at ReMax Real Estate Group Office; CAR SHOW at Pleasant Hill Diner 10am registration; INFLATABLES; MOVIE “Despicable Me 2″ starts at 7:30pm at Copper Creek Park… FIREWORKS following the movie!

Free

 

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