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GuideOne ImaginEve! is Fun for the Whole Family

December 8, 2017

DOWNTOWN DES MOINES, IA (Dec. 8, 2017) – GuideOne Insurance, along with the Greater Des Moines Partnership, invites families to celebrate the new year at Downtown Des Moines’ (DSM’s) biggest New Year’s Eve party for kids – GuideOne ImaginEve! on Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017. The event will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. at Hy-Vee Hall, 733 Third St. in Downtown DSM. Kids and families can enjoy a countdown to the new year with a Times Square-like confetti drop at 8 p.m. The evening will wrap up with a fireworks show at 8:15 p.m.

The free event features inflatable slides, obstacle courses, bounce houses, carnival games with prizes, costumed characters, face painting, live demonstrations from local dance groups and martial arts studios, a Toddler Zone for children under five and a Tween Zone for children ages 10 and up. This one-of-a-kind event encourages family members of all ages to enjoy New Year’s Eve in a safe, responsible way and participate in a wide variety of activities. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Additionally, the Iowa Hall of Pride will be open for guests to visit throughout the event. Admission will be free.

Free event parking is available in the surface lot at Fifth and Crocker and in the Park and Ride Garage at Seventh Street and Crocker Street. Metered parking is available on surrounding streets and is free all day.

GuideOne ImaginEve! is produced by the Greater Des Moines Partnership and sponsored by title sponsor GuideOne Insurance, premier sponsor MidAmerican Energy Company, Tween Zone sponsor Casey’s General Stores and media sponsors the Des Moines Register, More 104.1, Praise 940 and WHO-TV.

For more information visit imagineve.org. Learn more information about getting around and parking in Downtown DSM at downtownDSMUSA.com.

About the Greater Des Moines Partnership

The Greater Des Moines Partnership is the economic and community development organization that serves Greater Des Moines (DSM), Iowa. Together with 23 Affiliate Chambers of Commerce, more than 6,100 Regional Business Members and 320 Investors, The Partnership drives economic growth with one voice, one mission and as one region. Through innovation, strategic planning and global collaboration, The Partnership grows opportunity, helps create jobs and promotes DSM as the best place to build a business, a career and a future. Learn more at DSMpartnership.com.