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ARTS & CULTURE IN GREATER DES MOINES

There is no shortage of events, performances, and other arts and culture happenings across Greater Des Moines. In any given week, you could be in the audience of a play, cheer at a concert, immerse yourself in an exhibit, or experience a new culture. The breadth of talent, passion, knowledge and opportunities in central Iowa is second-to-none.

BRAVO CULTURAL PARTNERS: Interested in having your event(s) featured here?

More information on eligible and ineligible events and how-to-submit can be found HERE

Events listed here are produced by Bravo’s cultural partners, and are not inclusive of all of their offerings or everything available in the region. So that the calendar can focus on timely events, concerts, performances, festivals, openings, and educational opportunities, activities that are considered regular or recurring are not included.

Please reach out to cultural partners directly or visit their website if you have any questions.

Events Calendar

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‘Chasing Chasing Amy’ with Sav Rogers

Varsity Cinema 1207 25th St, Des Moines, IA, United States

Join us on June 18 for a special event screening of Chasing Chasing Amy, a documentary that examines the complex...

$9 – $12

Des Moines Storytellers Project: Travel

Hoyt Sherman Place 1501 Woodland Ave, Des Moines, Iowa

The Storytellers Project is a series of live storytelling nights where Des Moines Register journalists curate and host nights of...

$14 – $30
Event Series Music In The Garden

Music In The Garden

Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden 909 Robert D. Ray Dr., Des Moines, IA, United States

Don’t miss the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden summer music series presented by EMC Insurance Companies. Enjoy the best parts...

$6 – $12
Event Series STOMP

STOMP

Des Moines Civic Center 221 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA, United States

STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, and utterly unique—an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has...

$35 – $60
Event Series STOMP

STOMP

Des Moines Civic Center 221 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA, United States

STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, and utterly unique—an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has...

$35 – $60
Event Series STOMP

STOMP

Des Moines Civic Center 221 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA, United States

STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, and utterly unique—an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has...

$35 – $60
Event Series STOMP

STOMP

Des Moines Civic Center 221 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA, United States

STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, and utterly unique—an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has...

$35 – $60
Event Series STOMP

STOMP

Des Moines Civic Center 221 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA, United States

STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, and utterly unique—an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has...

$35 – $60

Rock the Rink: Girls Rock! Showcase

Skateland 5621 Meredith Dr, Des Moines, IA, United States

Rock The Rink with Girls Rock! Des Moines @ Skateland Join us for an exciting evening of music, skating, roller...

$10 – $20