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Iowa Events Center

  • Region: Downtown
  • 730 3rd Street
  • Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Phone: (515) 564-8000
Overview
Meeting Facilities
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Flexible to fit events of all types and sizes. A small meeting of 10, to a concert of 17,000! Catch Iowa’s Largest Ballroom! 37 meeting rooms. 150,000-square foot expo hall, divisible by 3. Tax-Exempt convention center! 17,000-seat arena. 1,900 hotel rooms within one mile. Skywalk access to hotels, restaurants and nightlife. Easily accessible from the Interstate & Airport.

Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Description 260,000 with pre-function space
  • Largest Room 150000
  • Total Sq. Ft. 226000
  • Theatre Capacity 17100
  • Banquet Capacity 6270
  • Number of Rooms 37
  • Booths 803
  • Classroom Capacity 4545
  • A/V Capabilities? true
  • 10 X 10 Booths 803
  • Seating Capacity 16980
  • Fields/Courts/Mats/Lanes 28
  • Parking Capacity 1300
  • Wireless Internet Available? true
  • Type of Sport Basketball, Multi-Sport, Volleyball, Wrestling
  • Type of Surface Concrete, Sport Court, Wood
Hy-Vee Hall & Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 226000
  • Height: 40
  • Booth Capacity: 541
  • Theater Capacity: 8737
  • Classroom Capacity: 4545
  • Banquet Capacity: 6270
Wells Fargo Arena
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 35000
  • Width: 281
  • Length: 125
  • Height: 125
  • Booth Capacity: 160
  • Theater Capacity: 16980
  • Banquet Capacity: 1850

2017 Iowa Pork Congress

  • January 25, 2017 - January 26, 2017
    Wed 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Thurs 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Iowa Power Farming Show

  • January 31, 2017 - February 2, 2017
    Tues & Wed 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Thurs 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Des Moines Home + Garden Show

  • February 9, 2017 - February 12, 2017
    See description for daily times show is open

ChildServe Bubble Ball

  • April 8, 2017
    From: 07:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Brantley Gilbert

  • April 28, 2017
    7 pm

Des Moines Comic Con - Wizard World

  • May 19, 2017 - May 21, 2017
    Fri 5 p.m. - 11 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Sun 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Wizard World Comic Con

  • May 19, 2017 - May 21, 2017
    Fri 3 - 8 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Sun 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Wizard World Comic Con Des Moines 2017

  • May 19, 2017 - May 21, 2017
    From: 03:00 PM to 09:00 PM