Fall Craft and Vendor Fair

November 15, 2014 - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm at Ankeny Christian Academy
1604 West 1st Street

Ankeny Christian Academy is hosting its annual Fall Craft & Vendor show on Saturday November 15th from 9AM to 3PM.  There will be over 50 unique crafters, so come out and enjoy a day of shopping!  This event has FREE ADMISSION and concessions are available throughout the day.

Little Big Fest 2014

November 21, 2014 - November 22, 2014 - All Day at

Little Big Fest is an annual festival, featuring roots, singer-songwriter, bluegrass, jam, world, blues, jazz, and soul music. As with all DMMC events, local bands are heavily featured, though bands from around the U.S. also perform at the event.  Little Big Fest 2014 will take place on Nov. 21 – 22 at venues such as Wooly’s, House of Bricks, and Beechwood Lounge. It will feature William Elliott Whitmore, Charlie Parr, Kevin Gordon, Patrick Hazell and Joe Price (Mother Blues Band), Dave Moore, and many more.

Check out http://www.desmoinesmc.com/events/little-big-fest/ for more information.

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