Thumbnail Planners GuidePlanner’s Guide

  • Catch everything you need to plan your event. Hotels. Meeting and event facilities. Restaurants. Services and suppliers. Transportation and things to do around the city. 


Planner’s Checklist

  • Catch a list that will make planning your event easy and stress free. Utilize the Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau as your destination expert.


Thumbnail Service RequestSubmit RFP

  • Complete our Request for Proposal so we can help get you the information you need.




Thumbnail Find a VenueFind a Venue

  • 10 people? 10,000 people? We’ve got a venue for that. Find what you’re looking for here.


Thumbnail Find a hotelFind a Hotel

  • Your attendees will catch a restful night’s sleep in Greater Des Moines.


Thumbnail Facility SearchFacility Search Tool

  • Catch the best venues our city has to offer for your next meeting, conference or event. 


Thumbnail Space CalculatorSpace Calculator

  • Use this handy tool to see how much space you’ll need for your group and event. 


Thumbnail Convention CenterConvention Center

  • Catch a first-rate meeting experience at the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center at the Iowa Events Center.




Thumbnail Supplier DirectorySupplier Directory/Vendor Directory

  • Catch the companies that can supply all your meeting needs.




*Charges may apply

**Rental deposit required  

Contact Paulette Lester to learn more about the services listed above.

Paulette Lester

Director of Convention Services