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Your Des Moines Summer Checklist

To all my Iowa friends (that I already miss!), here are five simple ways to enjoy the rest of summer in Des Moines.

1. Downtown Farmers Market

» Every Saturday, 7 a.m. to noon

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2. Summer Concert Series @ Jasper Winery

» Every Thursday night – last one August 4

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3. Nitefall on the River @ Simon Estes

» Check the schedule and don’t forget a light jacket

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4. Iowa State Fair

» August 11-21, 2016

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5. Snookies Malt Shop

» Every night for the rest of your life

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Bonus – #6. RAGBRAI XLIV

» July 24-30, 2016

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Obviously I’ve never been but hope to in 2017! At least I’m slowly getting ready…

 

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