Events

Outsiders Welcome!

The Des Moines Parks and Recreation and Friends of Des Moines Parks strive to offer events to attract diverse, multi-generational audiences.  Whether you are looking to catch a free outdoor movie with your family, practice yoga in the park or golf or bike in our annual fundraiser, we welcome you!  For a complete listing of events please check the Des Moines Parks and Rec website.  We hope to see you Outsiders at one of our upcoming events!

FORE! Our Parks! Best-Ball Golf Tournament & Bike Ride
Fri, Sep 18
Waveland Golf Course
Sep 18, 10:30 AM
Waveland Golf Course, 4908 University Ave, Des Moines, IA 50311, USA
Join us for the 7th Annual FORE! Our Parks golf outing and bike ride at Waveland Golf Course. Learn about Des Moines’ parks while supporting the economic, environmental, health and recreational benefits they provide central Iowans.
Tour DM Parks
Entire Month of July!
See Details For Locations
Entire Month of July!
See Details For Locations
Tour DM Parks is back again as a celebration of National Parks and Recreation Month. Participants who visit all 31 spots throught the park system and share a photo can compete to win $1,000!
Lemon Trail Bike Ride
Check Back for New Date!
Exile Brewing Company
Check Back for New Date!
Exile Brewing Company, 1514 Walnut St, Des Moines, IA 50309, USA
Join us for our third annual Lemon Trail Ride staring at Exile Brewing!
Free Flicks
Date & Location Varies
Des Moines
Date & Location Varies
Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, USA
Free family outdoor movie events during Summer evenings!
Yoga In The Park
Saturdays at 9:00AM
Gray's Lake
Saturdays at 9:00AM
Gray's Lake, 2101 Fleur Dr, Des Moines, IA 50315, USA
Grab your yoga mat and relax with us to the tunes of birds singing and a gentle breeze.
Friends of Des Moines Parks Fall Bike Ride
Sunday, Sept 20
Confluence Brewing Company
Sunday, Sept 20
Confluence Brewing Company, 1235 Thomas Beck Rd, Des Moines, IA 50315, USA
Join us on a family friendly bike ride to celebrate the various trails throughout Des Moines.

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