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INSIDE DES MOINES

Gay Des Moines: the center of the Heartland

Iowa's capital city is right in the center of the state, and thanks to a historic state Supreme Court ruling, a Midwest haven of marriage equality. The many colleges here lend a progressive vibe. Des Moines doesn't usually overflow with visitors, but local gay activists are now bracing for and embracing a number of... More

POPULAR NOW

Blazing Saddle

Bar

Des Moines' leather-levi clubWhile this is officially considered a levis/leather bar, all are welcome. This is the place for drink specials, it seems that they come up with a new one each... More

WHAT REVIEWERS ARE SAYING

"busy place"

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"Dive"

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DES MOINES ACTIVITY




DES MOINES EVENTS

Pop ROCKS @ The Garden Nightclub (Des Moines, IA)

Join the fun as PopROCKS! makes their debut at The Garden Nightcl...

Friday Feb 12, 2016 - 9:30pm, 2 people are in

Valentine's Day Pop Up Shop

We are so excited to host Plum Event + Design as they launch thei...

Friday Feb 12, 2016 , 1 person are in

Bear Happy Hour

Don’t forget Bear Happy Hour is February 13 at the Garden Night...

Saturday Feb 13, 2016 - 7:00pm-10:00pm, 1 person are in


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POPULAR RESTAURANTS

1. Ritual Cafe (4 fans)
Fondly referred to as the "Girls' Coffee House."

2. Drake Diner (1 fans)
Classic diner

3. Legends American Grill
Sean and Tim McQuillan rave about the steaks at this sporty local chain.

4. New World Cafe