Calendar

Sep
18
Wed
Bondurant Farmers Market @ Bondurant
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm

Location:  Landus Cooperative and Bike Trailhead, 102 Lincoln Street NE, Bondurant, IA 50035
Months Open: May 1 to October 9, 2019
Hours: 6:00 to 8:00 pm

Sep
19
Thu
Food Truck Thursdays @ Cowles Commons
Sep 19 @ 11:30 am
June 6 – September 26, 201911:30 AM – 1:30 PMTreat yourself to lunch every Thursday with food trucks in Cowles Commons!

Lunch and Lures @ Terra Park Fishing Pier
Sep 19 @ 11:30 am

Join community members for lunch while fishing at Terra Lake on Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. All anglers are welcome, but minors must be accompanied by an adult/guardian.

What: Bring your lunch to the Terra Park fishing pier, and the City of Johnston Parks and Recreation Department will have bait and fishing poles for you to “cast” away your workday for an hour of carefree catch and release fishing.
When: Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Through October. 4/25-9/26 *Weather Dependent*
Where: Terra Park Fishing Pier, just below Crown Point Community Center at 6300 Pioneer Parkway

Farmers Market/Music in the Junction @ Valley Junction
Sep 19 @ 4:00 pm

The 2019 Farmers Market/Music in the Junction series will take place May 2 through September 26.

Join us for our signature event in Historic Valley Junction – our weekly Farmers Market and Music in the Junction concert series.

Farmers Market is home to over 100 weekly vendors selling fresh produce, baked goods, plants and flowers, arts and crafts and prepared foods. Join your friends and neighbors from 4:00 – 8:00 pm.

Music in the Junction is held from 5:30 – 8:30 pm, with music starting at 6:00 pm.

Social Irrigation @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm

Social Irrigation is a 15-week long program of Thursday night concerts hosted by the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, featuring a new band, food, craft beer and lawn games each week. Trellis Café will be open with small plates and your favorite beverage. The variety of musical genre in the series will provide something for every musical taste. Regular cost of admission applies.

June 13: Tony Valdez and the Retro Rockets
June 20Diplomats of Solid Sound (performance will include album release)
June 27: Parranderos Latin Combo
July 11: NOLA Jazz Band
July 18Chad Elliott
July 25Gina Gedler Quartet
August 1: The Center State
August 8: Java Jews
August 15: The Maytags
August 22Moors and McCumber
August 29: Parrenderos Latin Combo
September 5Dustin Smith
September 12Kevin Burt
September 19Victor and Penny
September 26Max Wellman sings the music of Cole Porter

Sep
20
Fri
Movies in the Park @ Centennial Park
Sep 20 @ 8:45 pm

Enjoy Hollywood’s biggest hits under the stars at Waukee’s Centennial Park!

Movies in the Park is FREE and provides an abundance of fun. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and refreshments, and get ready to make memories with family and friends.

2019 Lineup

Friday, May 31 “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul”

Wednesday, July 3 “We Bought a Zoo” (PG)

Friday, Aug. 2 “Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb” (PG)

Friday, Sept. 20 “Hidden Figures” (PG)

 

Sep
21
Sat
Downtown Farmers’ Market @ Court Avenue
Sep 21 @ 7:00 am

The Downtown Farmers’ Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting 300 local entrepreneurs including farmers, producers, bakers, artists and more, representing 58 counties across the state of Iowa. The Market spans nine city blocks and is held in the Historic Court District in Downtown Des Moines, every Saturday morning, even holidays, from May – October.

Uptown Ankeny Farmers’ Market @ Ankeny Market & Pavilion Park
Sep 21 @ 8:00 am

The Farmer’s Market is held at Ankeny Market & Pavilion Park , 715 W 1st Street in Uptown Ankeny. 8:00 am to 12:00 noon. 

The Uptown Ankeny Farmer’s Market vendors provide a wide variety of products to the public. In the past, the market has seen everything from fresh seasonal produce, home-made baked goods, specialty food items, BBQ cooked on-site, perennial plants, hand-made items, and much more.

Please join us each week as our vendor’s products change depending on the seasonal produce available and new products.

DATES FOR 2019 FARMER’S MARKET

Saturday, May 18 to Saturday, September 28

There is no Market on Saturday, July 13th (Ankeny SummerFest)

Sep
23
Mon
Southridge Mall Farmers Market @ Southridge Mall
Sep 23 @ 3:00 pm

The Southridge Farmers Market features homemade and homegrown items in the North parking lot of Sears every Monday from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Pleasant Hill Farmers Market @ Berean Assembly of God Church
Sep 23 @ 4:00 pm

Support local farmers, crafters, organizations and companies in Iowa by visiting the Pleasant Hill Farmers Market. 4:00 to 7:00 pm.

Visit their Facebook Page for aditional info.

Sep
24
Tue
Capitol Complex Farmers’ Market @ Iowa Capitol Grounds
Sep 24 @ 11:00 am

Every Tuesday, June 18 to September 24, 2019 (no market week of July 4)

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 pm

Where: E. 13th St. between E. Walnut St. and E. Grand Ave.

Eat healthy and support Iowa farmers and vendors selling their homegrown and homemade products.

Johnston Farmers’ Market @ City Hall Parking Lot
Sep 24 @ 3:30 pm

The first market of 2019 will happen on Tuesday, May 21 from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m.  The Farmers’ Market will be held every Tuesday afternoon in the City Hall parking lot through early October.  Come check out our brand new vendors and a wide selection of locally-grown produce, beautiful art, household items, garden accessories and delicious baked goods! Johnston City Hall is located at 6221 Merle Hay Road. See you there!

Sep
25
Wed
Altoona Farmers’ Market @ Civic Plaza
Sep 25 @ 4:30 pm

Wednesday nights 4:30- 7pm. June 5th through September 25th.

Homemade, homegrown, hand picked and handmade products.

Johnston Curbside Nights! @ Terra Park
Sep 25 @ 5:00 pm

Curbside Nights are from 5- 8 pm at Terra Park on Wednesday evenings!

Featuring on a rotating basis a talented local musician each week alongside a wonderful line-up of food trucks

Bondurant Farmers Market @ Bondurant
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm

Location:  Landus Cooperative and Bike Trailhead, 102 Lincoln Street NE, Bondurant, IA 50035
Months Open: May 1 to October 9, 2019
Hours: 6:00 to 8:00 pm

Sep
26
Thu
Food Truck Thursdays @ Cowles Commons
Sep 26 @ 11:30 am
June 6 – September 26, 201911:30 AM – 1:30 PMTreat yourself to lunch every Thursday with food trucks in Cowles Commons!

Lunch and Lures @ Terra Park Fishing Pier
Sep 26 @ 11:30 am

Join community members for lunch while fishing at Terra Lake on Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. All anglers are welcome, but minors must be accompanied by an adult/guardian.

What: Bring your lunch to the Terra Park fishing pier, and the City of Johnston Parks and Recreation Department will have bait and fishing poles for you to “cast” away your workday for an hour of carefree catch and release fishing.
When: Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Through October. 4/25-9/26 *Weather Dependent*
Where: Terra Park Fishing Pier, just below Crown Point Community Center at 6300 Pioneer Parkway

Farmers Market/Music in the Junction @ Valley Junction
Sep 26 @ 4:00 pm

The 2019 Farmers Market/Music in the Junction series will take place May 2 through September 26.

Join us for our signature event in Historic Valley Junction – our weekly Farmers Market and Music in the Junction concert series.

Farmers Market is home to over 100 weekly vendors selling fresh produce, baked goods, plants and flowers, arts and crafts and prepared foods. Join your friends and neighbors from 4:00 – 8:00 pm.

Music in the Junction is held from 5:30 – 8:30 pm, with music starting at 6:00 pm.

Social Irrigation @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm

Social Irrigation is a 15-week long program of Thursday night concerts hosted by the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, featuring a new band, food, craft beer and lawn games each week. Trellis Café will be open with small plates and your favorite beverage. The variety of musical genre in the series will provide something for every musical taste. Regular cost of admission applies.

June 13: Tony Valdez and the Retro Rockets
June 20Diplomats of Solid Sound (performance will include album release)
June 27: Parranderos Latin Combo
July 11: NOLA Jazz Band
July 18Chad Elliott
July 25Gina Gedler Quartet
August 1: The Center State
August 8: Java Jews
August 15: The Maytags
August 22Moors and McCumber
August 29: Parrenderos Latin Combo
September 5Dustin Smith
September 12Kevin Burt
September 19Victor and Penny
September 26Max Wellman sings the music of Cole Porter

Sep
28
Sat
Downtown Farmers’ Market @ Court Avenue
Sep 28 @ 7:00 am

The Downtown Farmers’ Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting 300 local entrepreneurs including farmers, producers, bakers, artists and more, representing 58 counties across the state of Iowa. The Market spans nine city blocks and is held in the Historic Court District in Downtown Des Moines, every Saturday morning, even holidays, from May – October.