15 Awesome Things You Must Do In Iowa’s Capital This Summer

Everyone in Iowa makes the trek to Des Moines at least once and there’s no better time to do it than summer. On any given weekend, you will find plenty of things going on. From the usual farmers market, to the annual festivals, there is never a dull weekend in Iowa’s capitol city. To help you plan your next day trip to the Des Moines area, here are 15 unique things to do and see!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Do you know of any more unique things to do in the Des Moines area? Share them with us!