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Aug 28-30 Iowa Yoga Festival

Iowa Yoga Festival

The Iowa Yoga Festival is a three-day event designed to bring the Iowa yoga community together. The immersive event will unite new, intermediate, and advanced practitioners through immersion in the origins of yoga and the celebration of its festive spirit. 
*Special Ticket Pricing Before July 15

Aug 29-30 The MAT Games, by CrossFit 8035

The MAT Games, by CrossFit 8035

This CrossFit competition is a weekend of competition and camaraderie for all ages and abilities.

Sep 4 MCC60: Moreno vs Stoddard

MCC60: Moreno vs Stoddard

With Mark Stoddard (11-7) stepping up to the plate, the headlining bout is essentially a champion versus champion fight, and will be hotly contested after the Midwest’s most exciting promotion had tried to schedule this bout in vein, on a few occasions, before Stoddard opted to turn in his champion status and attempt to reclaim it at a later date.

Sep 18-20 LEGO® Creativity Tour Powered by LEGO® KidsFest

LEGO® Creativity Tour Powered by LEGO® KidsFest

The LEGO® Creativity Tour comes to the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines Sept. 18-20. The LEGO Creativity Tour will offer children of all ages an opportunity to build, create and enjoy an immersive LEGO experience through engaging play areas, family-oriented building activities and more.

Sep 19 Des Moines Women's Expo

Des Moines Women's Expo

Returning again is Iowa's premier expo for women. Enjoy a day of pampering, shopping, fashions, and food.

Sep 30-Oct 3 AQS QuiltWeek™ - Des Moines, Iowa 2015

AQS QuiltWeek™ - Des Moines, Iowa 2015

The American Quilter’s Society is the largest quilting membership organization in the world. For 30 years, AQS has been the leading voice in quilting inspiration and advice through a broad suite of products: magazines, books, live events, contests, workshops, online networks, patterns, fabric, and catalogs

Oct 7-9 2015 Iowa SHRM State Conference / HR HeRoes

2015 Iowa SHRM State Conference / HR HeRoes

Attendees will benefit from the insight and knowledge of breakout HR and business speakers, networking opportunities with other HR professionals and the chance to meet vendors to learn about various products and services that will help make your job as an HR professional a bit easier!

Oct 8 March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction

March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction

October 8, 2015
6:00-9:00pm

Oct 8 Taylor Swift - The 1989 World Tour

with special guest Vance Joy

Taylor Swift - The 1989 World Tour

GRAMMY Award for Album of the Year. Taylor is the only artist in music history to have an album (2010's Speak Now, 2012's RED and 2014's 1989) hit the 1 million plus first-week sales figure three times. She is the first artist since the Beatles (and the only female artist in history) to log six or more weeks at #1 in the U.S. with three consecutive studio albums.

Oct 10 Iowa Wild Opening Night 2015

Season Schedule Giveaway

Iowa Wild Opening Night 2015

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Oct 11 Iowa Wild VS Charlotte Checkers

Iowa Wild VS Charlotte Checkers

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Oct 15-16 AIA Iowa / Central States Region Convention 2015

AIA Iowa / Central States Region Convention 2015

2015 AIA Iowa / Central States Region Convention: Design Central. Come and experience Architecture in the Square State. 

Oct 16-18 Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

Built To Amaze

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Built To Amaze! is a comedic, high-energy production featuring horsepower and spark with amazing acts you can only see this year, like a one-of-a-kind trick riding performance on horseback that includes  handstands, jumps and flips on top of galloping horses and an electrifying single trapeze routine.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Oct 19 Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience

From TLC's Long Island Medium

Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience

Theresa Caputo, psychic medium and star of the hit TLC show, Long Island Medium, will be appearing live a Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines on Monday, October 19 at 7:30 p.m. Theresa will give interactive readings to audience members throughout the show and will also share personal stories about her life and her unique gifts.

Oct 20 Iowa Wild vs Milwaukee Admirals

Iowa Wild vs Milwaukee Admirals

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Oct 22 TobyMac "This is Not a Test" Tour

Featuring Britt Nicole and Colton Dixon

TobyMac "This is Not a Test" Tour

With more than 11 million units in career sales, TobyMac's career continues on the fast track. His most recent studio album, EYE ON IT, garnered him the GRAMMY® Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album and the highest chart debut of his solo career landing at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and topping the iTunes® Overall and Christian sales charts. The project made TobyMac only the third artist ever to debut atop the Billboard 200 with a Christian music album. 

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Oct 24 Iowa Wild vs Texas Stars

Iowa Wild vs Texas Stars

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Oct 25 Iowa Wild vs Texas Stars

Iowa Wild vs Texas Stars

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Oct 31 Iowa Wild vs Milwaukee Admirals

Iowa Wild vs Milwaukee Admirals

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Nov 1 Iowa Wild vs Rockford IceHogs

Iowa Wild vs Rockford IceHogs

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Nov 5 2015 IGIA Hall Of Fame Dinner

2015 IGIA Hall Of Fame Dinner

Nov 5 Iowa Wild vs Milwaukee Admirals

Iowa Wild vs Milwaukee Admirals

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Nov 6-7 Freedom 2015 National Religious Liberties Conference

Freedom 2015 National Religious Liberties Conference

The 2016 Elections will be a definitive time for Christians, and the question of religious liberties is front and center in the minds of many families, pastors, and leaders.  America is no longer the Christian Bulwark it once was, and the tide is turning.  Will you join the historic battle for Liberty?  Will you get ready for the coming storm?  Freedom: find out what it is, why it matters, and how we fight for it!

Nov 7 16th National Annual Fall Gala

16th National Annual Fall Gala

16th Annual Fall Gala benefiting the Ronald McDonald House Charities.

Nov 7 Iowa Wild vs Lake Erie Monsters

Iowa Wild vs Lake Erie Monsters

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Nov 8 Iowa Wild vs Lake Erie Monsters

Iowa Wild vs Lake Erie Monsters

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Nov 13 Iowa Wild vs Rockford IceHogs

Iowa Wild vs Rockford IceHogs

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Nov 13-14 Iowa's Premier Beer, Wine & Food Expo

presented by Hy-Vee

Iowa's Premier Beer, Wine & Food Expo

This weekend event will be a melting pot for culinary enthusiasts throughout the Midwest, offering the opportunity to discover the latest cooking techniques from celebrity chefs, as well as those at the local and regional level.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Nov 14 Iowa Wild vs Rockford IceHogs

Iowa Wild vs Rockford IceHogs

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Nov 19 Trans-Siberian Orchestra

2015 Winter Tour

Trans-Siberian Orchestra

This year’s enchanted Yuletide tale is“The Ghosts of Christmas Eve,”which TSO will take to 60 cities across North America to perform 100 shows. 

Based on TSO’s multi-platinum DVD and long running PBS fundraiser, the story follows the journey of a young runaway who, on Christmas Eve, breaks into an abandoned vaudeville theater seeking shelter from the cold, and the ghostly visions she experiences from that concert hall’s past. “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve” features such lasting crowd-pleasers as "Christmas Eve Sarajevo 12/24," "O’ Come All Ye Faithful," "Good King Joy," "Christmas Canon," "Music Box Blues," "Promises To Keep," and "This Christmas Day."

Nov 20 Iowa Wild vs Lake Erie Monsters

Iowa Wild vs Lake Erie Monsters

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Nov 21 Iowa Wild vs Lake Erie Monsters

Iowa Wild vs Lake Erie Monsters

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Nov 25-29 Disney on Ice: Dare to Dream

Disney on Ice: Dare to Dream

Nothing can stop a princess from a celebration of royal proportions at Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream Presented by YoKids Yogurt. Join your hosts Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse for a princess-packed adventure with Rapunzel, Cinderella, Snow White and Tiana. The whole family will love this ultimate Disney Princess event of a lifetime!

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Dec 3-4 Iowa State Dance Team Championships

Iowa State Dance Team Championships

December 3 & 4, 2015

Dec 5 UCA Hawkeye Championship

UCA Hawkeye Championship

This is a regional qualifying event! Teams who qualify will compete at the 2016 NHSCC.

Dec 8 Iowa Wild vs Chicago Wolves

Iowa Wild vs Chicago Wolves

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Dec 11-12 2015 NCAA Division I Volleyball Regional Finals

On Sale Now!

2015 NCAA Division I Volleyball Regional Finals

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Dec 13 Iowa Wild vs Grand Rapids

Iowa Wild vs Grand Rapids

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Dec 19 Hawkeye Huddle

Before the Big Four Classic in Des Moines, join fellow Hawkeye Fans and the Hawkeye Huddle. Hosted by the National I-Club and University of Iowa Alumni Association, which features cash refreshments, snack, door prizes, Herky and the Iowa Spirit Squad.

Dec 19 Hy-Vee Big Four Classic

Iowa vs. Drake and Iowa State vs. Northern Iowa

Hy-Vee Big Four Classic

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Dec 20 Iowa Wild vs San Antonio Rampage

Iowa Wild vs San Antonio Rampage

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Dec 21 Iowa Wild vs San Antonio Rampage

Iowa Wild vs San Antonio Rampage

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Dec 27 Iowa Wild vs Rockford IceHogs

Iowa Wild vs Rockford IceHogs

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Dec 31-Jan 3 Faithwalkers Midwest Conference

Faithwalkers Midwest Conference

Faithwalkers is a yearly conference, hosted by Great Commission Churches, for young and old followers of Christ to be motivated and encouraged in their walk of faith. The conference features passionate worship, practical Biblical teaching, and fellowship with believers from throughout the US and the world.

Jan 1-2 Monster Jam 2016

Monster Jam 2016

Monster Jam 2016 January 1 & 2

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Jan 10 Iowa Wild vs Rockford IceHogs

Iowa Wild vs Rockford IceHogs

The Iowa Wild begin its third season at Wells Fargo Arena as the American League (AHL) affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild. For tickets, call 515-564-8700 or visit us at IowaWild.com.

Groups of 10+ receive special pricing, please contact Carrie Fick at 515-564-8146 for more information.

Jan 16 Iowa Wild vs. San Jose Barracuda

Iowa Wild vs. San Jose Barracuda

Jan 17 Iowa Wild vs. Stockton Heat

Iowa Wild vs. Stockton Heat

Jan 26 Iowa Wild vs. Chicago Wolves

Iowa Wild vs. Chicago Wolves

Jan 29 Iowa Wild vs. Charlotte Checkers

Iowa Wild vs. Charlotte Checkers

Jan 30 Iowa Wild vs. Charlotte Checkers

Iowa Wild vs. Charlotte Checkers

Feb 5 Iowa Wild vs. Chicago Wolves

Iowa Wild vs. Chicago Wolves

Feb 12 Iowa Wild vs. Grand Rapids Griffins

Iowa Wild vs. Grand Rapids Griffins

Feb 13 Iowa Wild vs. Grand Rapids Griffins

Iowa Wild vs. Grand Rapids Griffins

Feb 22 Iowa Wild vs. Manitoba Moose

Iowa Wild vs. Manitoba Moose

Feb 24 Iowa Wild vs. Manitoba Moose

Iowa Wild vs. Manitoba Moose

Mar 13 Iowa Wild vs. Milwaukee Admirals

Iowa Wild vs. Milwaukee Admirals

Mar 17, Mar 19 2016 NCAA® Division I Men’s Basketball Championship First/Second Rounds

2016 NCAA® Division I Men’s Basketball Championship First/Second Rounds

Experience It Live at the 2016 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship First/Second Rounds, March 17 & 19, 2016, at Wells Fargo Arena, hosted by Iowa State University. 

Mar 24 Iowa Prayer Breakfast

Iowa Prayer Breakfast

Dr. Alveda King, niece of the late Martin Luther King, is our guest speaker.

Mar 26 Iowa Wild vs. Chicago Wolves

Iowa Wild vs. Chicago Wolves

Mar 30 Iowa Wild vs. Manitoba Moose

Iowa Wild vs. Manitoba Moose

Mar 30-Apr 3 Talent On Parade

Des Moines Regional Competition

Join us for the Talent On Parade 19th season of competition! A fun, family-oriented competition that runs on time!

Apr 1 Iowa Wild vs. Manitoba Moose

Iowa Wild vs. Manitoba Moose

Apr 2 ChildServe’s Bubble Ball 2016

ChildServe’s Bubble Ball 2016

ChildServe’s Bubble Ball is a fun and innovative event unlike anything in our community!   Cocktails and dinner are a prelude to the main event: a runway show and gallery of stationary designs and sculptures – all of which are created by talented local designers with bubble wrap as their core element!

Apr 5-6 Iowa 1:1 Institute

Iowa 1:1 Institute

Apr 8-10 Nexstar National Talent Competition

Nexstar National Talent Competition

Dance Competition.

Apr 11 Iowa Wild vs. Grand Rapids Griffins

Iowa Wild vs. Grand Rapids Griffins

Apr 13 Iowa Wild vs. Rockford Ice Hogs

Iowa Wild vs. Rockford Ice Hogs

Apr 15 Iowa Wild vs. Chicago Wolves

Iowa Wild vs. Chicago Wolves

Apr 28 Iowa SMART Conference

Iowa SMART Conference

The 31st Annual SMART Economic Development Conference is Iowa's premier economic development conference. It attracts approximately 500 economic development professionals, business leaders, chamber of commerce executives, community leaders, elected officials and other board members who influence economic development and public policy issues statewide and within their own communities. It includes general sessions, workshops and networking opportunities.