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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

Back to School BINGO

Come out August 30th and support Iowa Safe Schools and raise fund...

Saturday Aug 30, 2014 - 2:00pm, 4 people are in

Titans of the Midwest Beer Bust

Come out and enjoy the holiday weekend with the Titans of the Mid...

Sunday Aug 31, 2014 - 2:00pm, 4 people are in

Iowa City Take Over & Garden Black Light Party

With the Partnership of Project Him the Black Light/Neon Paint Pa...

Sunday Aug 31, 2014 - 5:00pm-2:00am, 1 person are in


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POPULAR RESTAURANTS

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

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

3. Drake Diner (1 fans)
Classic diner

4. New World Cafe