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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

Thursday Night Live With Patresa Hartman

Join us for an evening of music with Patresa Hartman on Thursday,...

Thursday Jun 30, 2016 - 7:00pm-9:30pm, 2 people are in

80/35 Cat Café and Art Show

Meow! Meow, meow, meow! Oh, that’s right, we have to speak huma...

Thursday Jun 30, 2016 - 4:30pm-8:00pm, 1 person are in

Love is Love Raygun Shirt Launch

RAYGUNshirts is releasing a special "Love is Love" shirt this wee...

Saturday Jul 2, 2016 , 1 person are in


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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