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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 EVENT NEXT WEEK

26th Annual - Iowa Leather Weekend

Oct 10-13, 2014

Iowa Leather Weekend schedule of events Friday, Oct 10th Vendor Market Opens ***7pm - Blazing Saddle ******Vendors include Le Chateau Exotique - Twin Cities...


PERENNIAL FAVORITE

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

GO-GO BOY CHALLENGE

Think you have what it takes to be a Go-Go Boy for Iowa Leather W...

Friday Sep 5, 2014 , 1 person are in

26th Annual - Iowa Leather Weekend

Iowa Leather Weekend schedule of events Friday, Oct 10th Vendor...

Friday Oct 10, 2014 , 21 people are in

Kink U @ Iowa Leather Weekend

Kink U is coming back to Des Moines during the 26th Annual - Iowa...

Saturday Oct 11, 2014 - 12:00pm, 7 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)