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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

PrEP Panel - Everything You Wanted To Know, But Were Afraid To Ask

Answering the Who, What, Why, and How of PrEP (Pre Exposure Proph...

Saturday Apr 11, 2015 - 3:00pm, 4 people are in

AIDS Walk/Run 2015

Join us for the 15th Annual AIDS Walk/Run! 1-K Walk or 5-K Timed...

Saturday Apr 11, 2015 - 9:00am-11:00am, 3 people are in

Miss Iowa Continental 2015

An official preliminary pageant to Miss Continental in Chicago, I...

Saturday May 2, 2015 - 10:00pm-1:00am, 5 people 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

4. Le Boi Bar (4 fans)