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Des Moines Festivals 2018 - 2019 Calendar

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Wizard World Comic Con Des Moines, IA
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Celebrate Waukee Waukee, IA
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Winefest Des Moines Des Moines, IA
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Grimes Governor’s Days Grimes, IA
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Newton Fest Newton, IA
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Ankeny SummerFest Ankeny, IA
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Summerland Tour Des Moines, IA
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Des Moines Arts Festival Des Moines, IA
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ArtFest Midwest Des Moines, IA
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Goodguys Heartland Nationals Des Moines, IA
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80/35 Music Festival Des Moines, IA
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Waukee Arts Festival Waukee, IA
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Clive Festival Clive, IA
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Italian American Heritage Festival of Iowa Des Moines, IA
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Hinterland Music Festival Saint Charles, IA
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515 Alive Music Festival Des Moines, IA
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Iowa's Latino Heritage Festival Des Moines, IA
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Girls World Expo Des Moines, IA
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The ALS Association Walk to Defeat ALS Des Moines, IA
More Upcoming Des Moines Festivals

About Des Moines, IA

With over half a million people milling about in the Des Moines metropolitan area, Iowa’s capital city can have the feeling of a big city. But it’s also a cozy place—the small town feeling hasn’t been lost one bit. And there’s plenty of fun stuff to do in Des Moines. Tramp through a variety of trails, kick back at a brewery or experiment with matter at the Science Center of Iowa. There is also a solid mix of festivals in Des Moines, from music and art festivals to car shows and food festivals. Prominent Des Moines festivals include the Iowa State Fair and the 80/35 Music Festival. The latter is known to attract tens of thousands of attendees and has featured prominent acts, such as the Wu Tang Clan and Modest Mouse.