You don’t have to break the bank when looking for summer activities in the Des Moines area. You can choose from many great low-cost options. It doesn’t matter if you’re visiting the capital city for the first time or a local resident. You can have a lot of fun in the sun and still go easy on your wallet. You can start by looking into these five options in the Des Moines area.
Spring is finally here and the weather is warming up – don’t
spend your weekend at home. Check out
these great activities in Des Moines for your whole family.
Blank Park Zoo
The Blank Park Zoo offers activities and sights to last your family a few hours or an entire day. Don’t forget to visit the Kids Kingdom to give your kids some playtime. You’ll pay a reasonable admission price based upon your kid’s ages – and kids age 2 and under are free! For an additional fee, schedule a behind-the-scenes tour and check out animals like the giraffes, sea lions or wallabies.
closing of the Varsity Theatre, located across the street from the campus of
Drake University, is a major loss to cinema lovers across Iowa. However, there’s still plenty
of alternatives for movie-goers searching for their new favorite place to watch
the latest and greatest films. Whether you’re looking for
Hollywood blockbusters or more indie films, there’s a theater to
suit your interests.
Do you ever hate it when your
room smells strange but you can not seem to find a candle anywhere? Or if you
need to cover up a smell you do not want your parents to smell? Then you will
love to read about the top five ways that you can make your room smell
delicious without having to grab a lighter.
We’ve all been there, binge watching the next TV series into
the late hours of the night but, for some of us that takes a paranormal twist.
Whether you’re watching Zach, Erin & Nick on Ghost Adventures or following
along with Ryan and Shane on Buzzfeed’s Unsolved Network you’ve probably had
the same thought my roommate Kaley did, “So, what’s haunted in Iowa?” And boy
have you stumbled upon the right article for you…