5 Fun Ways to Celebrate Fall with Your Family - dsm4kids.com

5 Fun Ways to Celebrate Fall with Your Family

Fall is a time to celebrate! From the pumpkins to the beautiful changing colors to the tricking and the treating, it is an opportunity to spend some quality time together as a family. Below we’ve listed a few ideas to help you celebrate fall as a family, and hopefully help you create a few new family traditions and memories to last a lifetime.

11 Fall Walks & Hikes 4 Families in the Des Moines Area - dsm4kids.com

11 Fall Walks & Hikes 4 Families in the Des Moines Area

Getting out for a walk or hike (even a short one) with the kids in tow can seem a bit daunting. That’s why we’ve rounded up 11 fall hikes that are led and organized by local naturalists. All you have to do is show up! These awesome hikes will get your little city slickers some fresh air and remind you that outdoor adventures are still possible. 

50+ Things To Do This Fall in Des Moines - dsm4kids.com

50+ Things To Do This Fall in Des Moines

Fall is just around the corner, and Des Moines is the perfect place to be when the season turns. Whatever makes fall one of your favorite seasons, we’re highlighting 50+ special things in the Des Moines area perfect for fall family fun. Whether it’s a colorful leafy outdoor adventure or the perfect indoor place to be on a rainy fall afternoon, there’s an activity for everyone in the family. Start filling your calendar now with these 50+ amazing things to do with your kiddos this fall in Des Moines.

2017 Fall Theatre Guide 4 Des Moines Kids and Families - dsm4kids.com

2017 Fall Theatre Guide 4 Des Moines Kids and Families

September kicks off the fall theatre season in Des Moines and families will find a packed playbill of shows to attend. Whether it’s a big Broadway show or a smaller one, specifically produced for kids, there are plenty of options to entertain the whole fam.  Check out our guide to fall theatre and shows in Des Moines for kids and families.

2017 Ideas for School Holidays & Teacher Workday Fun in Des Moines - dsm4kids.com

2017 Ideas for School Holidays & Teacher Workday Fun in Des Moines

Even if it feels like school just started, soon enough the kiddos will be enjoying a day or two off for a school holiday or a teacher workday. Some kids get Columbus Day off, others have a day off later in October. If you’ll be looking for something fun to do with them when they’re off, we have several fun ideas! From kid-oriented entertainment to fun events and other ideas for local sightseeing, below are some ways to make the most of a school holiday or teacher workday this fall in Des Moines.