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What’s New in Des Moines? (8 Things on My Des Moines Radar)

What’s New in Des Moines? (8 Things on My Des Moines Radar)

What do pizza, famous bridges, wine vending machines, ramen and food trucks have in common? They are all awesome things happening in or around Des Moines! (Des Moines is growing and changing by the minute. And, I love it!) Below are eight new Des Moines happenings that I’m keeping on my radar…and you should too. Fong’s Pizza Opens In Ankeny Fong’s Pizza opened its second location yesterday (April 28) in Ankeny. (The original location is in downtown Des Moines.) The ...

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Flix Brewhouse Des Moines: Review and Newbie Tips

Flix Brewhouse Des Moines: Review and Newbie Tips

I crossed the first item off of my 2015 Des Moines bucket list on Saturday night! Exciting times! I hit up the new Flix Brewhouse in Des Moines with my husband and my friend, Angela. We were all excited to check out this unique theater experience in Des Moines. Unfortunately, my first Flix Brewhouse experience didn’t meet my expectations. (Don’t you hate when that happens?) Maybe I was too excited…maybe I had too high of expectations…or maybe they just need to focus ...

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Build Your Own Bloody Mary at Centro for a Chance to Win $100!

Build Your Own Bloody Mary at Centro for a Chance to Win $100!

Why eat breakfast when you can drink it? Bacon, egg, green onion, celery, cheese, tomato, pickle, asparagus, olive, salt, pepper, Worcestershire sauce and Centro’s own Bloody Mary mix…that’s how I made mine. It’s Bloody Mary time people! My husband and I headed to Centro for their Bloody Mary bar and we were pretty impressed by the vast variety of accoutrements. They had nearly 10 feet of veggie options, spices and mixes. Whether you like your Bloody Mary spicy or ...

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Des Moines Social Club Grand Opening Tomorrow (May 10)

Des Moines Social Club Grand Opening Tomorrow (May 10)

“We’ve been waiting seven years for this moment that marks a change for Des Moines,” said Zachary Mannheimer, Des Moines Social Club executive director. “We now have a space to create whatever we want, play however we wish, and push the envelope.” The Des Moines Social Club will celebrate its grand opening on Saturday, May 10 from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. at their new permanent location – the downtown Firehouse – 900 Mulberry Street in Des Moines. The event ...

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Nine New Year’s Eve Parties in Des Moines

Nine New Year’s Eve Parties in Des Moines

Don your 2014 party hat, get your party popper ready and select one of the best New Year’s Eve parties in Des Moines. Below are nine of the top parties, performances and family-friendly events around town. Let’s count ’em down… PEACE TREE NEW YEAR’S EVE EVE BEER DINNER A four course meal at Sbrocco. Each course is paired with a different Peace Tree Brew. More info. Date: Dec. 30 at 6:30 p.m. Location: Sbrocco, 208 Court Avenue Cost: $75/person. DES MOINES ...

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