Greater Des Moines is open!

Greater Des Moines is open and ready to welcome you safely and responsibly. Here is information on venues, attractions, things to do and other services.

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Greater Des Moines

Nestled in the heart of the Midwest, Greater Des Moines is where Interstates 80 and 235 meet and fun begins. Anchored by the Capital City of Des Moines, the metro offers a vast array of arts and culture, sporting events, dining and activities for all ages. Let us surprise you! We love to show off what we’ve got. Your days can be spent taking the kids to the Science Center of Iowa or attending a seasonal festival. Your nights can include dining at a restaurant raved about by one of your favorite food network stars or sipping a new batch of craft beer from one of our local breweries.

Click through to learn about the 15 municipalities that make up Greater Des Moines: