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Event Calendar

Our event calendar features information about when and where various events are occurring in Des Moines Water Works Parks. For Lauridsen Amphitheater at Water Works Park concert events, please visit  www.dsmwaterworkspark.com.

Thursday, September 19, 2019

  • 6:00 AM to 10:00 PMShelter and Event Field
  • Polk County Democrats Steak Fry - Set Up


Friday, September 20, 2019

  • 6:00 AM to 10:00 PMShelter and Event Field
  • Polk County Democrats Steak Fry - Set Up


Saturday, September 21, 2019

  • 6:00 AM to 10:00 PMShelter and Event Field
  • Polk County Democrats Steak Fry

    2019 Polk County Steak Fry

    Join the Polk County Democrats for our annual Steak Fry on Saturday, September 21, 2019!

    Confirmed candidates include:

    Senator Michael Bennet

    Vice President Joe Biden

    Senator Cory Booker

    Governor Steve Bullock

    Mayor Pete Buttigieg

    Secretary Julian Castro

    Mayor Bill de Blasio

    Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard

    Senator Kamala Harris

    Senator Amy Klobuchar

    Congressman Beto O'Rourke

    Congressman Tim Ryan

    Senator Bernie Sanders

    Congressman Joe Sestak

    Tom Steyer

    Senator Elizabeth Warren

    Marianne Williamson

    Andrew Yang

    The event will be hosted at Des Moines Water Works Park, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

    Tickets are available for $35. Please note that no paper tickets are provided. Once you pay here, the name and food choice for you and any guests will be on the check-in lists at the Steak Fry gates.

    Steak, chicken, or a vegan option will be included with sides in the ticket price. As always, kids 12 and under eat for free. Hardship tickets may be available by sending a request to polkdems@gmail.com. Please send any parking or accessibility requests to polkdems@gmail.com.

    Please note that no weapons will be permitted at the Steak Fry. Large bags will be prohibited as well. All bags may be subject to search. Only signage provided by candidate campaigns will be allowed at the event.

    Booth space for candidates and Democratic organizations will be available for $500.

    TICKET SALES WILL END AT 12:00 PM ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20. TICKETS WILL NOT BE SOLD AT THE GATES.

    Come be a part of this landmark American political tradition!

    https://secure.actblue.com/donate/2019steakfry





Sunday, September 22, 2019

  • 6:00 AM to 10:00 PMshelter and event field
  • Polk County Democrats clean up


Monday, September 23, 2019

  • 6:00 AM to 10:00 PMshelter and event field
  • Polk County Democrats clean up


Thursday, September 26, 2019

  • 7:00 PM to 11:00 PMLauridsen Amphitheater
  • Maren Morris: GIRL The World Tour with Kassi Ashton & Hailey Whitters

    Columbia Nashville singer/songwriter Maren Morris has quickly established herself with vocal styling’s that reflect her country, folk and pop influences. Armed with sheer talent, honest lyrics and a completely magnetic presence, Morris’ label-debut album, the GOLD-certified HERO, released via Columbia Nashville on June 3, 2016. One week after it was available, HERO entered the Billboard Country Albums chart at No. 1 and No. 5 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart, which spans across all genres.

    Time: Doors: 6:00 PM // Show: 7:00 PM

    https://www.dsmwaterworkspark.com/events

Friday, September 27, 2019

  • 6:00 AMShelter, Event Field, Killdeer, and loops
  • Ikes Outdoor Expo for Kids and Families


Saturday, September 28, 2019

  • 9:00 AM to 5:00 PMShelter, event field, and killdeer
  • Ikes Outdoor Expo for Kids and Families

    For kids & families! Celebrate National Hunting & Fishing week by bringing the entire family for a fun day discovering new & exciting ways to enjoy Iowa's outdoors. It's an outdoor experience where visitors fish, shoot, canoe, see & touch wildlife, and learn about recreation in the great outdoors. Best of all, IT'S FREE!!

    Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Sunday: 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

    For more information, visit http://www.iowadnr.gov/About-DNR/Social-Media-Press-Room/Iowa-Outdoor-Expo


Sunday, September 29, 2019

  • 10:00 AM to 4:00 PMShelter, event field, and killdeer
  • Ikes Outdoor Expo for Kids and Families

    For kids & families! Celebrate National Hunting & Fishing week by bringing the entire family for a fun day discovering new & exciting ways to enjoy Iowa's outdoors. It's an outdoor experience where visitors fish, shoot, canoe, see & touch wildlife, and learn about recreation in the great outdoors. Best of all, IT'S FREE!!

    Saturday: 9:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m. Sunday: 10:00 a.m. -- 4:00 p.m.

    For more information, visit http://www.iowadnr.gov/About-DNR/Social-Media-Press-Room/Iowa-Outdoor-Expo


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