Oct
21
Sat
G&L Idol Competition @ G&L Clothing
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
G&L Idol Competition @ G&L Clothing | Des Moines | Iowa | United States

Your Size! Your Style! We’ve Got It all!

Give us your best rendition of the popular G&L Clothing jingle in our 100th Anniversary G&L Idol Competition on Saturday, October 21. Featuring: celebrity judges Van Harden (WHO Radio) and Jackie Schmillen (CW Iowa Live). The winner receives a G&L anniversary tumbler, G&L anniversary t-shirt, Levi’s G&L tote bag and a $100 G&L gift card.

Kitten Bomb Presents: A Night of Improv Comedy! @ Java Joes Coffeehouse/4th Street Theatre
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Kitten Bomb Presents: A Night of Improv Comedy! @ Java Joes Coffeehouse/4th Street Theatre | Des Moines | Iowa | United States

Come down to the 4th Street Theatre at Java Joes in beautiful downtown Des Moines to laugh it up with not one, but two improv comedy teams! You’re going to think it is HalLOLween. From improv comedy games to improvised sketches, every show is different, but all shows are hilarious!

Got a birthday in October? Come on down and celebrate – your ticket’s on us! To celebrate your October birthday, you and up to 5 friends get in for FREE. Just show us an ID with your birthday at the door.

Not celebrating a birthday? No problem. The show only costs $5 to get in to watch all of the funny. Cash only at the door. Doors open at 7:00 and the show starts at 7:30. This month’s show features long form comedy teams Kitten Bomb and our special guests 2 Plaids and a Girl. Our shows are PG-13. Come on out and enjoy local comedy!

Nov
10
Fri
2017 Small Business Success Summit @ FFA Enrichment Center
Nov 10 all-day
2017 Small Business Success Summit @ FFA Enrichment Center | Ankeny | Iowa | United States

The Greater Des Moines Partnership is hosting the inaugural Small Business Summit on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. The purpose of the Small Business Success Summit is to inform, educate and inspire business owners in Greater Des Moines (DSM). This event will be the premier business conference of 2017. The Summit will host keynote speakers, workshops and breakout sessions on a variety of timely topics that affect business owners and managers. Attendees will also have time to network and establish strategic partnerships.

Register Today: https://www.dsmpartnership.com/growing-business-here/business-resources/small-business-success-summit

Nov
17
Fri
Brenton Skating Plaza Opening Day @ Brenton Skating Plaza
Nov 17 all-day
Brenton Skating Plaza Opening Day @ Brenton Skating Plaza | Des Moines | Iowa | United States

Brenton Skating Plaza, Des Moines’ only outdoor ice skating rink located in the heart of Downtown Des Moines on the Principal Riverwalk, opens for its 12th season on Friday, Nov. 17. Opening day at Brenton Skating Plaza will be held in conjunction with the East Village Holiday Promenade, the kickoff to the Holiday Season in Downtown Des Moines, with a tree lighting ceremony, Santa Claus and an ice carving demonstration.