Over the years, the people in the city of Des Moines and surrounding regions encouraged more arts organizations to start, grow and flourish. We are proud of these organizations and the community that supports all of these great efforts. We celebrate the following iconic projects, festivals and institutions that make our city one of the best in the nation.
Des Moines Performing Arts is a private 501 (C) (3) not-for-profit corporation presenting the performing arts to Iowa and the surrounding states. It is the presenter of major Broadway and educational touring companies, performers and groups, and is the performing home of many local and regional groups, including the Des Moines Symphony. Events, dates, times, performers and prices subject to change without notice.