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Come for This, Stay for That: Downtown Des Moines Edition

DSM Favorites and Finds

You may have a go-to list of your favorite Downtown Des Moines things to do, and we can help you pair that with some additional finds, too. As you make your plans, let us help you take an ordinary few hours and turn it into an absolutely epic day (or night!). This is what great memories are made of in Downtown Des Moines!

Bring the Kids: Family-Friendly Downtown Des Moines

Pack up your crew! These fun things to do in Downtown Des Moines will have you winning the parent of the year award (…or something like that!).

Make It a Date in Downtown Des Moines

Go beyond dinner and dessert in Downtown Des Moines! These date-night activities just might win you some brownie points with your special someone.

Grab a Group for a Downtown Des Moines Outing

Your best friends will love checking out the best places to eat in Downtown Des Moines, the most fun things to do and the coolest hidden gems. And we’re here to help you find the perfect line-up for your group:

Tell us! Do you have an epic suggestion to add to this Downtown Des Moines list of favorites and finds? Share it with us on Twitter: Hey @downtownDSMUSA, I’m in for one epic fall/winter in Downtown #DesMoines! I’ll come for the ______ and stay for the ______. #downtownDSM

Greater Des Moines Partnership

DSM USA is the regional identifier for Greater Des Moines (DSM). DSM USA is a bold statement to the world: This is a welcoming, diverse and vibrant community with affordable and accessible amenities for residents and businesses. This regional identifier is the result of significant quantitative and qualitative research. The Partnership will champion the DSM USA message, and encourages its Investors, its more than 6,500 Regional Business Members and DSM USA Ambassadors to help share the region's story with One Voice.