Spring in Des Moines
Experience spring in Des Moines. A season where you can enjoy your favorite indoor attractions like the Science Center of Iowa and MB2 Raceway, as well as outdoor favorites such as Living History Farms and Adventureland. Check out the new baby rhino and feed the giraffes at Blank Park Zoo. Shop for spring clothes, home décor and more at Jordan Creek, Valley West, and other Greater Des Moines malls and shopping districts. Plan your spring getaway around one of the many Greater Des Moines events such as Drake Relays, Valley Junction Arts Festival, or the Broadway Production of Fun Home.
Explore the indoor and outdoor gardens at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden during the day and then cheer on the Iowa Barnstormers at night. Browse public art over a food truck lunch. Watch the Iowa Cubs hit home runs at Principal Park. There’s no shortage of things to do in Des Moines this season. Catch it all and experience spring in Greater Des Moines.
Hear from locals about where to eat, drink, and spend your time while visiting Des Moines this spring. Catch an insider look at events in Des Moines, suggested itineraries, places to shop in Des Moines, and a few of the many delicious restaurants. These are just a few of our recommendations! Read this suggested content and then check out an entire list of blogs here.