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FOOD TRUCK THURSDAY EVENT TO BE HELD AT IOWA EVENTS CENTER PARKING LOT SEPTEMBER 17 AND 24

b>WHAT:                 Food Truck Thursdays, featuring live entertainment,…

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Alan Jackson Postponed to September 11, 2021

Country music superstar Alan Jackson’s September 11, 2020 concert at
the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, IA is being rescheduled; the…

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Iowa Events Center Announces Comprehensive Reopening Strategy Ahead of First Event on June 19

b>DES MOINES, IA (6.18.20)—Spectra, operators of the Iowa Events Center, recently provided each of its facilities an all-inclusive reopening…

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Wolves Statement on NBA G League’s Decision to Cancel Remainder of 2019-20 Season

strong>Des Moines, Iowa – NBA G League President Shareef Abdur-Rahim today announced that the remainder of the 2019-20 NBA G League…

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AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE CANCELS REMAINDER OF 2019-20 SEASON

b>DES MOINES, IOWA – Iowa Wild, in conjunction with the American Hockey League (AHL), announced today the league’s Board of Governors…

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An Evening with Michael Buble rescheduled for February 21

b>May 8, 2020 (Los Angeles, CA) – Michael Bublé will be returning to his hugely successful “An Evening With Michael…

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'AN EVENING WITH MICHAEL BUBLE' TOUR DATES POSTPONED

strong>April 1, 2020 (Los Angeles, CA) - Michael Bublé has postponed several additional dates of his “An Evening With Michael Buble’…

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IHSAA State Wrestling and Basketball Tournaments to remain at Wells Fargo Arena through 2025

span style="vertical-align:baseline">DES MOINES, Iowa – The Iowa High School Athletic Association’s Board of Control approved contracts…

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BASKETBALL: SPECTATOR RESTRICTIONS FOR FRIDAY’S FINALS

The Iowa High School Athletic Association’s 2020 State Basketball Tournament will play Friday’s games with spectator restrictions due to…

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Update on COVID-19 and Safety Precautions at the Iowa Events Center

It is the highest priority of Spectra, the Iowa Events Center and our event partners to ensure the health and safety of our participants, visitors and…
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Iowa Girls State Basketball Tournament to Remain at Wells Fargo Arena Through 2030

The nation’s oldest girls high school state tournament will be remaining in Des Moines for another 10 years. The Iowa Girls High School Athletic…

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Ozzy Osbourne cancels 2020 North American “No More Tours 2” dates to head overseas for additional medical treatments

“I don’t want to start a tour and then cancel shows at the last minute, as it’s just not fair to the fans. I’d rather they…

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