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. 


Sports Planner’s Check ListSports planner thumbnail

  • 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.


Budget TemplateBudget template thumbnail



Event LOC OrganizatEvent LOC Thumbnail chart templateional Chart Template



Thumbnail Facility SearchSports Facility Search Tool

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

Thumbnail Find a VenueFind a Meeting 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.


sports-facility calculatorSpace Calculator

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


arena thumbnailConvention Center/Arena

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


Private Dining Guideprivate dining guide

  • Locate the perfect dining option for your group.




supliers thumbnailSupplier Directory/Vendor Directory

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



*Charges may apply
**Rental deposit required  

Contact Katie Fencl to learn more about the services listed above.

Katie Fencl

CSEE Director of Conventions Sports and Services