Ongoing Activity Ideas
- Visit www.DesMoinesRegister.com/events for a calendar of activities that you can search by date, location, and type of event.
- Karaoke is back at Royal Flush Restaurant from 5-8:00pm on the first and third Thursday of each month at 4440 Hubbell Ave, Des Moines. We encourage customers to purchase a drink or food item since we are enjoying Royal Flush’s facility. Call 515-564-1140 for more details!
- Come swim & have fun in Easter Seals’ indoor, heated, lifeguard supervised, & wheelchair accessible swimming pool. Open year round for all ages. Every Tuesday & Thursday from 5:30pm-7:30pm @ 401 NE 66th Ave. Cost is $3/swimmer, staff can swim free. Punch cards are also available. For more information contact Kelsey @ 515-309-2375
- Two for Tuesdays @ The Playground for Kids in Ankeny (2401 SE Tones Dr. Suite &), two kids can play for $8 (max 4 kids) 515-965-9899
- Card Night at Palmer’s Deli & Market every Tuesday night (2843 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines) from 5:30pm-7pm. Come and enjoy a few games of UNO! This event is for ages 18 and older. Call 515-274-4004 for more details!
Here’s a list of Kids Eat Free nights at local restaurants!
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Other Event Calendars to search
Parks and Recreation Departments (sponsor sports teams, lots of classes, etc. for all ages, includes lists/maps to all parks in their city) Check their calendar of events, too!
Libraries: (most have play areas with puppets, games, puzzles, toys, etc. to play with)