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Des Moines Social Club

  • 900 Mulberry Street | Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Phone: (515) 369-3672
  • Region: Downtown
  • Overview

    The Des Moines Social Club is an open and inclusive venue that creates unprecedented community engagement through the arts. We work to support the development of the creative class in Central Iowa. On any given night at DMSC, you may see thought-provoking theater, pop-up art galleries and entertaining trivia competitions. See website for upcoming events.

  • Amenities
    Attraction Information
    Restaurants
    Sports Facilities
    General Information
    • Admission Price: Admission prices vary by program, please check the website for more information about a specific event/class/performance. Coming into the building during normal hours is free.
    • Group Rates: Group rates are available. Please contact info@desmoinessocialclub.org to request.
    • Hours of Operation: Admin Office M-F; 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Other times by appointment.
    • Season: Year-round.
    General Information
    • Accept Credit Cards:
    • Accept Personal Checks:
    • Accept Reservations:
    • AV Capabilities: yes
    • Average Price Breakfast: $6/person for rentals
    • Average Price Dinner: $15/person for rentals
    • Average Price Lunch: $9/person for rentals
    • Bar:
    • Catering Available:
    • Days of Operation: M-Sun for rentals
    • Hours of Operation: Malo is housed within our premises.
    • Largest Capacity of Private Dining Rooms: 180
    • Number of Private Dining Rooms: 2
    • Outdoor Seating Capacity: 400
    • Patio Dining:
    • Private Dining Space:
    • Seating Capacity of Private Dining: Up to 180
    Multi-Sport Ability
    • Multi - AC:
    • Multi - Other Sport Capabilities: We house the original Handball Court that was built in 1937 along with the firehouse. Installed we have an aerial grid, and this room is often used for other circus, dance, and movement classes.
    • Multi - Total Square Footage: 1800
  • Meeting Facilities
    Facility Info
    Meeting Rooms
    • Exhibits Space
    • Description The Des Moines Social Club's new home in a restored 1938 Art Deco Firehouse is an exciting opportunity for a unique meeting rental. With a fully flexible black box theater, culinary arts studio, conference room and classroom spaces, there is sure to be a space that suits your needs.
    • Largest Room 2500
    • Total Sq. Ft. 37000
    • Reception Capacity 175
    • Theatre Capacity 250
    • A/V Capabilities? true
    • Outside Catering? true
    • U-Shape 20
    • Wireless Internet Available? true
    • Banquet Capacity 120
    • Number of Rooms 8
    • Classroom Capacity 250
    Blackbox Theater
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 2500
    • Width: 50
    • Length: 50
    • Height: 18
    • Theater Capacity: 200
    • Classroom Capacity: 150
    • Banquet Capacity: 180
    • Reception Capacity: 250
    Courtyard
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 3000
    • Width: 50
    • Length: 60
    • Theater Capacity: 250
    • Classroom Capacity: 200
    • Banquet Capacity: 400
    • Reception Capacity: 400
    Culinary Arts Studio
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 2366
    • Height: 12
    • Theater Capacity: 60
    • Classroom Capacity: 50
    • Banquet Capacity: 100
    • Reception Capacity: 150
    Handball Court
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 816
    • Width: 20
    • Length: 41
    • Height: 18
    • Theater Capacity: 40
    • Classroom Capacity: 20
    • Banquet Capacity: 50
    • Reception Capacity: 75
    Conference Room
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 204
    • Width: 17
    • Length: 12
    • Height: 12
    • Classroom Capacity: 10
    Gallery
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1800
    • Banquet Capacity: 40
  • Events

    Dates vary between April 13, 2018 - April 22, 2018

    The Christians by Lucas Hnath

    Weekday evenings

    Kum & Go Theater

    April 27, 2018

    Radnor & Lee

    From: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

    Kum & Go Theater

    Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday until December 7, 2018

    First Friday New Orleans Jazz Party

    Des Moines Social Club

    Dates vary between May 10, 2018 - May 20, 2018

    Rapture, Blister, Burn

    Weekday evening performances; weekend matinee and evening performances

    Kum & Go Theater

    Recurring monthly on the 2nd Sunday until July 8, 2018

    Brunch with The Basics

    Des Moines Social Club

    August 31, 2018 - September 1, 2018

    2018 Des Moines Jazz Festival

    TBA

    Des Moines Social Club