Des Moines: 100% Open 100% Awesome

Des Moines. 100% open. 100% awesome. Our businesses are implementing new sanitation practices, safety policies and expanded outdoor options to ensure a great, relaxing experience. Our facilities, visitor attractions, and restaurants may have some capacity limits but we can still host meetings with social distancing guidelines in place. 

Current Status: 

Greater Des Moines is currently open at 100% capacity. Face coverings are not required, except in City of Des Moines buildings.  


There are currently no restrictions on events, gatherings, or meetings. Event organizers are encouraged to follow the public health recommendations by the CDC for large gatherings.  

Restaurants, Shops, and Attractions: 

Many restaurants, shops, and attractions have resumed business at normal levels. Check ahead with the direct establishment for specific hours, safety measures, and operations.  

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