Family-Friendly Events Around Des Moines This Spring

Finally, the snow is melting, the birds are chirping, and the flowers are bursting into bloom. Now that spring is here, you and your little ones are probably anxious to get out and enjoy the better weather. With that in mind, be sure to mark your calendars for these family-friendly events around Des Moines this spring. They are all sure to please!

Kidding Around Free Yoga Classes

One of the best ways to enjoy some quality time with your kids is through a little fun family fitness that just so happens to also be free! The Kidding Around Free Yoga classes are one of the best opportunities in our community. All ages are welcome and the classes are equal parts meditation, relaxation, poses, games, and activities. Both you and your kids will benefit from the stress management learned in these fun and fabulous classes.

Cirque Spring Student Showcase!

Cirque Wonderland Studios is proud to present the Cirque Spring Student Showcase. Gather the whole family and come out on Saturday, April 18 at 5 PM to enjoy this feat of acrobatic storytelling. Everyone is sure to be impressed and have a great time that will leave them talking about the show for weeks to come.

Guided Tours Of The Jordan House Museum

For an educational and more local experience, head out to the Jordan House for a guided tour of the museum. During the tour you’ll learn all about the 1831 legend of the escaped slave and how he used the Underground Railroad to find his freedom. Guided tours are held on Fridays and Sundays at 11 AM and 1 PM. This is a great way to keep your children’s minds engaged and expand their understanding of our national history.

Tinker Bell At The Des Moines Community Play House

Who doesn’t love Tinker Bell? The old and the young alike adore the fun story of everyone’s favorite sassy a little fairy. This spring you can come out to the Des Moines community Playhouse for their rendition of Tinker Bell. Your kids are sure to be enchanted with the live performance earning you major cool-parent brownie points.

Pony Express Ride Day

Come on out and join the Pony Express Riders of Iowa while they distribute the donations that they have collected throughout the year. Watch as your kids’ eyes light up at the more than 200 horses riders and wagons that will be trotting into camp. If you have a horse lover in your family this event is sure to be a major hit!

More Tips To Live Life To The Fullest In Des Moines!

There is so much to love about life in Des Moines. The nightlife, culture, food scene, and wonderful atmosphere for raising a family make this city one of the best and our beloved country. We are dedicated to helping you enjoy all of the best that Des Moines has to offer. Please subscribe and come back each week for more tips on how to live life to the fullest here in our darling Des Moines.

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