Join GayCities, the fun way to discover the world
See where your friends and people like you are going and what they say about places and events worldwide.

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"

DickServis

"Dive"

zipperdo


Jump to:   Gay Bars -  Restaurants -  Gay Friendly Hotels -  Shops & Boutiques -  See all »

DES MOINES ACTIVITY




DES MOINES EVENTS

Tink's Send off

Saturday Jul 30, 2016 , 2 people are in

Annual Kink Campout & 4th Year Anniversay Party

Join the Titans of the Midwest, August 5-7, for our annual Kink C...

Friday Aug 5, 2016 , 2 people are in

2016 Iowa Arts Summit

View the sessions of this years summit below: - Building Communi...

Friday Aug 5, 2016 - 9:00am-4:00pm, 1 person are in


See all Des Moines events »

POPULAR BARS & CLUBS

1. Blazing Saddle (21 fans)
Des Moines' leather-levi club

2. The Garden (14 fans)
Popular dance club and video bar with a mixed crowd

3. Buddy's Corral (8 fans)
Neighborhood bar with a digital jukebox; mixed gay-lesbian-straight