There are plenty of reasons to travel to Greater Des Moines, where the forecast calls for fun, no matter the season. From iconic annual events like the Drake Relays, Downtown Des Moines Farmers’ Market, and Iowa State Fair to seasonal attractions like Center Grove Orchard and Brenton Skating Plaza, there are dozens of ways to explore the metro. Whether you like your weather paired with shorts and sunscreen or sweaters and cider, Greater Des Moines has got you covered, no matter how many layers it takes.