Spring in Des Moines can be cold and snowy one minute, then warm and sunny the next. Luckily, Des Moines has several options for things to do indoors and outdoors. Take the look at all the fun including Easter and Earth Day activities.

Spring, Des Moines, things to do, kids, families

Make sure to bookmark our event calendar to stay up to date with fun events and activities going on in Des Moines.


The Easter Bunny and Easter eggs will be taking over Des Moines. Keep track of all the fun Easter festivities!

Easter, Easter Bunny, Des Moines, Iowa, Egg Hunts
Easter, Easter Egg Hunt, Des Moines, Iowa

Earth Day

Share the love and do good for our planet. Here are some events, activities and other ways you can spread joy on the Earth.

Earth Day, Des Moines, Iowa
Volunteer, Children, Kids, Des Moines


Sign-up for Spring Break Camps AND Summer Camps soon. These fill quickly!

Camp Brainiac, Des Moines, Iowa, Summer, Camp
Summer Camp, Des Moines, Farrell's Martial Arts
Iowa, Summer Camp, Summer, Camp Fire Heart of Iowa


Here is just a snippet of parks to visit. Take a look at more personal reviews of parks all over Des Moines.

Libraries + Storytimes

Des Moines is filled with several libraries that offer much more then books. Take a look at their event calendars for fun events and activities!

Books, Grimes, Iowa, Library, Storytime

Indoor Play

Stay warm and burn off energy at all these indoor options in Des Moines.

Art Terrarium, Des Moines, Downtown Des Moines, Plants
Des Moines, Iowa, Des Moines Art Center
Des Moines, Iowa, Capitol
Des Moines, indoors, winter, indoor play

Weekend Getaway

Get out of town and explore some places not far from Des Moines.