Community Event

Iowa Cubs vs RR

April 19, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

The Charlie Daniels Band

April 19, 2014 - 8:00 pm at Prairie Meadows Casino & Racetrack
1 Prairie Meadows Drive

$35 – $55 (on sale starting 3/4 @ 10am) 21+

www.prairiemeadows.com

Iowa Cubs vs RR

April 20, 2014 - 1:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Iowa Cubs vs RR

April 21, 2014 - 6:30 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Iowa Cubs vs RR

April 21, 2014 - 6:30 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Once

April 22, 2014 - April 27, 2014 - 12:00 am at Des Moines Civic Center
221 Walnut Street

$55 – $90

www.desmoinesperformingarts.org

World Food Prize Building Tours

April 22, 2014 - 9:00 am at World Food Prize Hall of Laureates
100 Locust St.

www.worldfoodprize.org

Grand Blue Mile

April 22, 2014 - 6:00 pm at Western Gateway Park
12th and Locust

Adult (18 and over) $15 – $35; Youth (17 and under) $10 – $25

www.grandbluemile.com/#&panel1-6

The Minimalists: Everything That Remains Tour

April 22, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Plain Talk Books & Coffee
602 East Grand Ave

www.theminimalists.com/tour

Sleigh Bells

April 23, 2014 - 8:00 pm at Wooly’s
504 East Locust Street

$20 advance

www.ticketfly.com

Bring It On: The Musical

April 25, 2014 - 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm at Stephens Auditorium
Scheman Building, Suite 102

Uniting some of the freshest and funniest creative minds on Broadway, BRING IT ON: THE MUSICAL is inspired by the Bring It On films. BRING IT ON: THE MUSICAL tells the story of the challenges and unexpected bonds formed through the thrill of extreme competition. With a colorful crew of characters, an exciting fresh sound and explosive dance with aerial stunts, this hilariously universal story is sure to be everything you hoped for and nothing like you expected.

Iowa Cubs vs OMA

April 28, 2014 - April 29, 2014 - 6:30 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Iowa Cubs vs OMA

April 30, 2014 - May 1, 2014 - 12:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Music in the Junction

May 1, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Railroad Park
Valley Junction

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

www.valleyjunction.com

2014 YESS Duck Derby

May 3, 2014 - 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Jordan Creek Town Center
101 Jordan Creek Pkwy

Join us at Jordan Creek Town Center on Saturday, May 6, 2013 for the 6th Annual YESS Duck Derby presented by the Healthy Skin & Laser Center at Des Moines Plastic Surgery . Sponsor a yellow rubber duck for just $5 and watch it race against thousands of others in an effort to win spectacular prizes, including the chance at $1 million. All proceeds benefit the youth and families who turn to YESS.

For more information, visit www.YESSDuckDerby.org

Music in the Junction

May 8, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Railroad Park
Valley Junction

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

www.valleyjunction.com

Iowa Cubs vs NAS

May 10, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Des Moines Symphony – Masterworks 7: Season Finale – Brahms 1 & Grosvenor Plays Saint-Saens

May 10, 2014 - 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm at Civic Center of Greater Des Moines
221 Walnut Street

Joseph Giuntaconducting
Benjamin Grosvenorpiano

BERLIOZ     Roman Carnival Overture
DEBUSSY     Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune (Afternoon of a Faun)
SAINT-SAËNS     Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor
BRAHMS     Symphony No. 1 in C Minor

At just 20 years old, pianist Benjamin Grosvenor has already electrified the music world with his spell-binding performances. In 2011, The Daily Telegraph named him one of the “Top 10 Britons of the Year,” and he became Gramophone’s youngest ever double-award winner. He makes his Des Moines Symphony debut with Saint- Saëns’ exquisite G Minor Concerto, a glistening, energetic work with no “slow” movement. That, and Joseph Giunta concludes his 25th Anniversary Season with his favorite Brahms symphony.

Single tickets are $15-$55 and are available through Ticketmaster and the Civic Center Ticket Office.Student tickets are $7.50-$27.50 and are available through the Civic Center Ticket Office (221 Walnut Street, Des Moines; open 9a-5p Monday through Friday and two hours prior to performances).Student rush tickets, subject to availability, are $5 for junior high and high school students and $10 for all other students the day of the concert through the Civic Center Ticket Office.

Iowa Cubs vs NAS

May 11, 2014 - 1:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

Iowa Cubs vs NAS

May 11, 2014 - 1:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.

1 2 3 4 5

Recent Headlines

1 hour ago in Music, Sports

Lorde meets Hall of Famer who inspired ‘Royals’

Fresh
lorde

The singer behind the hit meets the real-life Royal that inspired her song.

1 hour ago in Viral Videos

Kicked in the head by a train

Fresh
Kicked By Train

This man tried to take a selfie while a train passed but was a little too close.

today in Entertainment

Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy engaged

donniewahlberg

Jenny McCarthy has the "right stuff" in the New Kids On The Block star's eyes.