Events

Sunday Tunes @ Summerset Winery Every Sunday All Year Long, Rain or Shine

August 31, 2014 - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Summerset Winery
15101 Fairfax Street

$3/pp or $10 a car load. FREE to Case Club members

www.summersetwine.com

Weather permitting, concerts will be held outside. In the winter months concerts are inside.For outside concerts you will want to bring your own chair & picnic basket. Wine/beer available for purchase.

Sundays thru 12/14/2014

Des Moines Mini Maker Faire

September 1, 2014 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway

Part science fair, part county fair and part something entirely new, the Des Moines Mini Maker Faire is an all-ages gathering of tech enthusiasts, artists, educators, crafters, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, authors and students. All of these “makers” come to the Des Moines Mini Maker Faire to show what they have made and share what they have learned.

Iowa Cubs vs OKC

September 1, 2014 - 12:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Capital Riders’ Run with the Animals

September 1, 2014 - 6:00 pm at McVay Trail Head Shelter
300 Block of East 5th Street

Every Monday thru 10/20/2014
6 p.m.

Beginning Runner’s Group – A FREE running group for learning the basics of training & racing for all levels of runners. All you need is running attire – appropriate for the weather! Prior to each run, the Capital Striders Running Club will host an informative 10 minute presentation great for those learning the sport.

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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 

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