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Discover Downtown DSM

Whether working for a multinational company or up-and-coming small business in Downtown Des Moines (DSM), living the urban lifestyle or experiencing nationally renowned festivals, arts and culture attractions, sports venues and more, those who discover Downtown DSM know that it is the heart and soul of the entire region.

Please note: The Greater Des Moines Partnership's COVID-19 Rapid Response Hub and DSM Forward Playbooks offer information and resources to support both employers and employees during the pandemic.

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Upcoming Events

Music Under the Stars

June 13, 2021

Hear instrumental and jazz music at the Iowa State Capitol grounds in Downtown Des Moines (DSM).
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Music in the Garden

June 17, 2021

Bring your own seating to hear artists in the outdoor Koehn Garden in Downtown Des Moines (DSM).
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