Summer in Des Moines is adventure. A relaxing getaway. Unlimited shopping and hidden gems. Catch live horse racing at Prairie Meadows. Zooming race cars at the Iowa Speedway. A thrilling ride on the NEW rollercoaster at Adventureland Park. Soaring hot air balloons at the National Balloon Classic and African wildlife at the Blank Park Zoo. Devour favorite foods on-a-stick at the Iowa State Fair. Catch hands-on discovery at the Science Center of Iowa. Art galleries and film showings. Performing arts and live concerts on the river. Summer sun at an outdoor festival. Catch everything you want to find this summer. Catch Des Moines.




Adventureland Park has more than 100 rides, shows and attractions, including the new MONSTER steel roller coaster coming in June 2016!!
Prairie Meadows

Come see why Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack & Hotel is your place to play. With more than 85,000 square feet of casino action...
Iowa Speedwway 2016

Iowa Speedway, “The Fastest Short Track on the Planet,” is central Iowa’s home for both racing and non-racing fans who are looking for thrilling, all-