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Des Moines Spotlight

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Des Moines Restaurant Week

8/15/2014 – 8/23/2014

Des Moines City Info

Des Moines is a city that makes it easy to catch more. It is the "suite" spot for meeting planners. It's where skywalks make it easy to get around downtown. With specialty boutiques. Live jazz. And endless restaurant choices.


Time Zone

  • Central Standard Time

 

Convention Centers 

  • Iowa Events Center
  • Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Prairie Meadows

 

Airport

  • Des Moines International Airport

 

Population

  • 569,633 in the five-county Metro, according to the 2010 United State Census Bureau

 

Visitors to Greater Des Moines

  • 2.9 million each year

 

Hotel Rooms

  • More than 10,000

 

Unique Venues

  • 60+

 

Skywalks

  • 4 miles, climate-controlled

 

BOOK NOW!

 


The Parent Organization of the Des Moines Area Sports Commission
400 Locust Street, Suite 265, Des Moines, IA 50309-2350 (800) 451-2625
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