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We’re glad you’re here in Downtown Des Moines (DSM)! Whether working for a multinational company or up-and-coming small business, living the urban lifestyle or experiencing nationally renowned festivals, arts and culture attractions, sports venues and more, there is always more to explore. There are so many new and exciting things happening Downtown DSM and if you are not experiencing it, you are missing out! Enjoy Downtown DSM to discover or rediscover your new favorite café, festival or local store today.


Whether you are looking for live music, sporting events, cultural festivals or outdoor activities, Downtown DSM has it all. Plan an itinerary for your Downtown DSM trip by visiting our Downtown DSM Events Calendar and sign up for our weekly Downtown DSM newsletter to receive event updates delivered straight to your inbox each week.

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2022 Out to Lunch

June 29, 2022

Employees, residents and visitors enjoy local food trucks and live music on Wednesdays throughout the summer.
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Attend the Downtown Farmers' Market on Saturday, July 2, one of the most vibrant farmers' markets in the country.
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