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4 Ways to Celebrate 515 Day in DSM

515 Day

Sunday, May 15 is Greater Des Moines’ (DSM’s) inaugural 515 Day. The Greater Des Moines Partnership encourages you to celebrate all things #DSMUSA on this date that shares the region’s area code! We hope that you’ll join us in supporting the local business community by visiting and sharing about local restaurants, shops, attractions and cultural spots around the region.

Celebrate with Us

Here are four fun ways you can celebrate 515 Day in 2022:

Find even more places to celebrate 515 Day by scrolling through The Partnership’s directory, featuring restaurant, retail and other business Members.

Continue to Support Local

As you visit these local spots, take a moment to continue to support local with not just your dollars, but also your love! Spread the word about the places you’re visiting with photos and hashtags on social media including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Use the hashtags #DSMUSA and #515Day hashtag. Doing so will highlight the businesses you’ve visited while also giving ideas to your social network so they can help support DSM businesses, too!

Supporting local businesses is always top of mind at The Partnership, whether it's through creating local buying guides or by encouraging small business support through several of the organization’s strategic priorities, including increasing Downtown DSM foot traffic and upping support for minority-owned businesses across the region.

Named one of 10 Best Cities for High Salaries and Low Cost of Living in the Midwest and a Top 10 Place Where It’s Easiest to Save for Your First Home, Greater Des Moines (DSM) is a region where you can have it all. Learn more about what it’s like to live here.

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 6,500 Regional Business Members and more than 400 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.