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This Sweet and Savory Grilled Ham and Cheese Sandwich is Perfect for Fall

October 17, 2018

It's a great way to combine some of our favorite fall Downtown Farmers' Market ingredients.

These are the Vendors Selling Fall Produce at the Downtown Farmers' Market

October 10, 2018

Here's where to find seasonal produce at Des Moines' Downtown Farmers' Market in October.

For More Than 30 Years, This Vendor has Been Bringing the Taste of Fall to The Farmers' Market

October 3, 2018

Williams and Sons Orchard will be selling several varieties of apples this fall at the Downtown Farmers; Market.

'Non-Recipe' Recipe: Apple Carrot Slaw

September 26, 2018

Use these two fall ingredients to create a perfect side.

5 Ways to Experience Downtown DSM This Fall

September 25, 2018

Downtown Des Moines (DSM) stays bustling throughout autumn with a variety of events that everyone can enjoy.

How to Support the Effort to Build a World-Class Skatepark Right Here in Downtown DSM

September 19, 2018

More than 4,700 Iowans have already added their names to the project and here's why.

The 2018 World Food & Music Festival Welcomes New Culture in a Truly Special Way

September 13, 2018

Cheer on Greater Des Moines' (DSM's) newest Americans at The Festival's Naturalization Ceremony on Friday, Sept. 14.

The Perfect Farmers' Market Caprese Salad Recipe

September 12, 2018

We've given the traditional Caprese salad a twist by adding fresh, crusty bread from the Downtown Farmers' Market.

Iowa Latino Heritage Festival to Showcase High Demand Jobs

September 6, 2018

The festival is Sept. 22 - 23 at Western Gateway Park in Downtown Des Moines (DSM).

The Ultimate BLT Recipe Using Farmers' Market Ingredients

August 29, 2018

This will likely be the best BLT you've ever had.