Governors Days is one of the grandest summer festivals in the Des Moines, Iowa metropolitan area. Held entirely within the heart of Grimes, Iowa, this premier summer event incorporates all the ingredients for an exciting family friendly event.
Complete with concerts, parades, carnivals and much, much more; Governors Days has something for everyone. This grandcommunity event is headed up by a vibrant group of dedicated volunteers and organized with the help of Grimes Chamber & Economic Development.
Admission to the festival is free thanks to the MANY wonderful business sponsors from the community.
Governors Days is always a great place to see outstanding entertainment! Plan to spend the day enjoying these artists perform for you!
Thursday, June 10th: 6PM - 10PM Entertainment Garden
Friday, June 11th: 8PM - 11:30PM - RED DIRT RENEGADE
Red Dirt Renegade or as our fans refer to us “RDR” is a hard hitting all Iowan Outlaw Country band. They are a professional band with years of stage experience, high end equipment and a pure passion for live performance. RDR considers all venues they play as a partnership and they always do their part to ensure success plain and simple.
Saturday, June 12th: 8PM - 11:30PM - DAMON DOTSON
Singer/Songwriter Damon Dotson. The Iowa native and Nashville newbie's small town folk sensibilities sit juxtaposed the hustle and flow of the big city.