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Downtown Des Moines (DSM) Stories and Posts

Stay up-to-date with news and blog articles about what's happening in Downtown Des Moines (DSM).

'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.

Science Center of Iowa Opening New Permanent Lego Exhibit in Downtown DSM

August 27, 2018

Visitors will be able to view 10 incredible Lego models of engineering marvels from around the world in Downtown Des Moines (DSM).

Harvest Barn Brings the Family Feel to the Downtown Farmers' Market

August 22, 2018

The story behind Downtown Farmers' Market favorite, Harvest Farm.

You've 'Goat' to Check Out Simple Life Farms at The Market

August 15, 2018

From cheese to soap, here's what you need to know about Simple Life Farms.