12 Events Happening in Greater Des Moines St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

St. Patrick’s Day weekend in Des Moines is almost here! Whether you are looking to enjoy the traditional St. Patrick’s Day activities or just want to enjoy a long weekend, Greater Des Moines has a long list of events happening March 16-19. Put on your green (or don’t) and spend the weekend enjoying food, drinks, live music and so much more. We pulled a list of some major events happening Thursday through Sunday. Here are 12 things you can enjoy in Des Moines this St. Patrick’s Day weekend:

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Hoops & Hops

Thursday, March 16 – Sunday, March 19
10 a.m.  – 11 p.m.
Admission: Free
Cowles Commons
 
 

The heated tent has all games on tv. 10 food trucks, and all the beer you need. #HoopsAndHops

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Justin Moore & Lee Brice

Thursday, March 16
7 p.m.
Admission: Tickets start at $22.75
Wells Fargo Arena
 

Jersey Boys

Thursday, March 16 – Sunday, March 19
7:30 p.m. Thursday - Friday; 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 1 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. Sunday
Admission: Tickets start at $35
Des Moines Civic Center
 
 

Friendly Sons of St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Friday, March 17
Noon
Admission: Free
Downtown Des Moines
 
Friendly Sons of St Patricks Day Parade
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Jazz at Noce

Friday, March 17
5 p.m.
Admission: $10 at the door
Noce
 

Iowa Energy

Friday, March 17
7 p.m.
Admission: Tickets start at $10
Wells Fargo Arena
 
 

Watching the game! #fieldtrip #iowaenergy

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Decades Rewind

Friday, March 17
7:30 p.m.
Tickets start at $38
Hoyt Sherman Place
 
 

Comedy Xperiment Improv Show

Friday, March 17 – Saturday, March 18
7:30 p.m.
Admission: $12
Stoner Studio Theater
 

Young Frankenstein

Friday, March 17 – Sunday, March 19
7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday
Admission: Tickets start at $25
Des Moines Community Playhouse
 

Wine & Frisian Farms Cheese pairing

Saturday, March 18 – Sunday, March 19
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday; Noon – 6 p.m. Sunday
Admission: $10 per person
Tassel Ridge Winery
 

Iowa Wild

Saturday, March 18
6 p.m.
Admission: Tickets start at $10
Wells Fargo Arena
 
 

#iowawild #hockey #desmoines #hockeylife #iowawildhockey

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Civic Music Association Presents Jazz 100

Saturday, March 18
7:30 p.m.
Admission: Tickets start at $25
Hoyt Sherman Place