Customer Service: 515.283.8700

Event Calendar

Our event calendar features information about when and where various events are occurring in Water Works Parks. Check back often to see what's coming up!

Sunday, September 21, 2014

  • 6:00 AM to 1:00 PMBarn area and back of park
  • Flapjack 5K/10K - Children's Cancer Connection

    Join us in honoring children and families from across Iowa in the 2nd annual Flapjack 5K/10K! This is the signature fundraising event for Children’s Cancer Connection and helps spread awareness about the disease during the month of September – National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Do you want to help change the life of a child with cancer? This is the event for you!

    The event will take place at Water Works Park in Des Moines and features a variety of options! Come be a part of the month long community celebration and support families throughout Iowa dealing with
    childhood cancer.

    For more information, visit  http://www.childrenscancerconnection.org/flapjack

Saturday, September 27, 2014

  • 9:00 AM to 5:00 PMShelter, event field, and killdeer
  • Ikes Hunting Expo

    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://desmoinesikes.com/

  • 2:30 PM to 5:30 PMMemorial Fountain
  • Private Event

Sunday, September 28, 2014

  • 10:00 AM to 4:00 PMShelter, event field, and killdeer
  • Ikes Hunting Expo

    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://desmoinesikes.com/


Saturday, October 04, 2014

  • 7:00 AM to 10:00 PMFireplace area
  • Private Event

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.