Aug 27, 2021 - Things to Do

What to do in Des Moines this weekend: Exile Music Fest and more

A crowd of people listen to music on a sign for the Exile Music Fest
Exile Music Fest from 2019. Photo courtesy of Exile

Looking for something to do in the Des Moines area this weekend? We've got a line-up of food, films and fun for you.

๐ŸŽฅ Free flick: The Downtown DSM Outdoor Movie Night feature is "Little Giants." Friday at 8pm, Western Gateway Park.

๐Ÿบ Exile Music Fest: Watch up-and-coming artists like Euforquestra and Birdie Pie at Exile's festival outside their downtown brewery. Saturday, starting at 10am. Tickets here.

๐ŸŽค Johnston Town Center Grand Opening: Eat food, jump on inflatables and watch Maddie Poppe perform. Saturday, starting at 3pm, NW 62nd Street and Merle Hay Road.

๐ŸŽธ Ingersoll Live: A free street party with three stages and multiple bands. Saturday, 4pm-10pm. On Ingersoll Avenue between 28th and 29th Streets.

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