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Parks & Events

Parks & Events

In addition to providing Des Moines residents with quality and safe drinking water, Des Moines Water Works has a number of beautiful parks where families and friends can gather to enjoy the outdoors. Whether it’s a picnic with the kids, a family reunion, or a sunset wedding, the parks are a great gathering spot with gorgeous scenery and well-maintained facilities.

Des Moines Water Works operates two parks:

  • Water Works Park/Arie den Boer Arboretum
  • Maffitt Reservoir

View our calendar to check out community events at the park or reserve your space now by calling 515.283.8752.


DSM H20

DSMH20 - DMWW Blog

For the latest news in water quality, customer service and other water-related hot topics, visit DMWW's blog.

Project H20

Project H20

Learn about DMWW's voluntary program to assist low-income households in the Des Moines metro.