7 Greater Des Moines Events to Enjoy Over Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving has become an assortment of our traditions and beliefs. For some, that includes traveling to visit family, feasting for days, time off work, parades and football games. A vast majority also indulge in shopping over the long holiday weekend but not everyone wants to deal with the crowds. For those that enjoy anything but shopping over the holiday, I have a list for you!
Yes, Des Moines has shopping districts, major chains and local markets to satisfy the shopping desire, but take a look at this list of Top Events to Catch in Des Moines for the Non-Shopper:
November, 24 at 7:05 p.m.
Witness the leadership of Coach Jennie Baranczyk and an excited young team take on Creighton.
November 24- January 1
A holiday tradition standing 20 years! You'll enjoy the 3.5 mile ride through more than 90 light displays and BONUS all admission fees go directly to Make-A-Wish® Iowa!
November 25- 29
Kick off the holiday spirit with one of central Iowa's traditions. Enjoy decorated trees, kid friendly activities, food and entertainment.
A princess packed adventure where all of your little one's dream can come true!
Make room for the feast and invite the family to enjoy the trot through downtown Des Moines.
November, 28 at 2 p.m.
November 28- December 5
A 2014 Tony Award winner, this Broadway musical is a romantics must see. Plus, Des Moines is the 1st stop on their national Broadway tour!
Enjoy the holiday and remember to give thanks!