DES MOINES, IA - A party celebrating the launch of the latest Fall/Winter edition of Catch Des Moines, The Official Guide to Greater Des Moines will take place tonight-Thursday, September 3 from 5-6:30 p.m. at the State Historical Building Café Terrace.

The new guide will be the Iowa Caucus Edition featuring Greater Des Moines restaurants, hotels and attractions for locals, visitors and media to experience during the upcoming fall, winter and political seasons. Attendees will catch skyline views, networking, cocktails and hors d'oeuvres. Plus there will be Iowa Caucus giveaways and a live performance from the cast of Caucus! The Musical.

The Release Party is free and open to the public. A brief program including the live performance and unveiling the cover of the new guide will be held at 5:45 p.m.

Hors d'oeuvres will be provided by Baratta's with beverages from Crystal Clear Water, Iowa Beverage Systems and La Vida Loca Winery.

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This publication is produced by the Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau, Des Moines Area Sports Commission and Business Publications LLC.


The Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau, the parent organization of the Des Moines Area Sports Commission, is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to market the region as a visitor destination increasing economic growth and enhancing the visitor experience. The Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau and Des Moines Area Sports Commission represent the following municipalities: Altoona, Ankeny, Boundurant, Clive, Des Moines, Grimes, Indianola, Johnston, Perry, Pleasant Hill, Polk City, Polk County, Urbandale, West Des Moines and Windsor Heights.