Don’t Miss an Opportunity to See the NBA in Des Moines This Fall

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Des Moines residents will get a rare opportunity to catch some NBA action up close and personal this fall, as the Denver Nuggets and Golden State Warriors come to town for a preseason matchup, just nine miles from our West Des Moines apartments. The Nuggets and Warriors will bring NBA excitement to Wells Fargo Arena on Thursday, October 16. Tickets … [Read more...]

Share in the Excitement of the Circus at the Wells Fargo Arena

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The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus is coming to Des Moines! On October 10 - 12, this world renowned circus will be taking the stage in the Wells Fargo Arena at the Iowa Arts Center. This is the perfect opportunity to spend a little quality time with your family and enjoy the magic of acrobats, clowns, elephants and more. There will … [Read more...]

Help Bring Awareness to Lung Cancer at the Central Iowa Free to Breathe Run

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Lung cancer is a terrible illness that affects thousands of people every year. Chances are, you know at least one person who has suffered from lung cancer. Now, you can do something to bring awareness to this deadly disease and help explore new treatment options. Participate in the Free to Breathe Run in Raccoon River Park. Scheduled for October 11 at … [Read more...]

How to Work Your Way Through the Farmers Markets of Central Iowa

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If you are a resident at our West Des Moines apartments, you will know what it's like to be so close to locally-produced and grown goods. We have told you about the Valley Junction Farmers Market before, which is based at Historic Valley Junction on 137 5th Street. One of many in the area, it sells everything from farm-grown edibles to handmade … [Read more...]

Experience Zooktoberfest at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines

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Des Moines is an especially prime place to be when fall arrives. The summer heat backs off a bit, and it’s time to get out and enjoy all the festivals and events. You certainly won’t want to miss this year’s Zooktoberfest! Oktoberfests are zany and fun loving to begin with, so why not pair one with a Zoo Brew event? You’ll get to see the zoo … [Read more...]