Aug
25
Fri
Music on the Plaza @ Civic Plaza
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm

People of all ages are welcome to mingle in Altoona and enjoy some FREE music on Friday nights from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. The concerts are at the Civic Plaza next to Hy-Vee. Bring lawn chairs and blankets to sit on.   Food and drink items are available for purchase from several local vendors.

May 26: Faculty Lounge
June 30: Jordan Beem and Drew Kearney
July 28: The Sheet
August 25: Jason Brown

Aug
27
Sun
Live at the Creek @ Jordan Creek Town Center - Amphitheater
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm

Enjoy FREE live music at the Jordan Creek Town Center Amphitheater on Sundays July 2nd through September 3rd from 5:00 to 8:00 pm.

July 2: Decoy
July 9: Final Mix
July 16: Gimikk
July 23: Flipside aka (Write) Back At ‘Cha
July 30: Tony Valdez Large Band
August 6: Boomerang
August 13: Mason’s Basement
August 20: Tony Valdez Retro Rockets
August 27: Flipside aka (Write) Back At ‘Cha
September 3: Piano Palooza featuring tony Bohnekamp and Jerry Lorenson

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Music in the Park @ Haines Park
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm

The outdoor stage in Haines Park is hosting 4 free concerts under the stars this summer season.Enjoy live music on Sundays from 7:00 to 8:00 pm.

June 25: TBD

July 30: TBD

August 27: TBD

September 24: TBD (Concert starts at 2:00 pm)

Sep
1
Fri
The Des Moines Jazz Festival @ Des Moines Social Club
Sep 1 @ 4:30 pm

The second annual Des Moines Jazz Festival headliner is jazz vocalist Sasha Masakowski.  You can also hear Shotgun Jazz Band, a septet from New Orleans; the Twin Cities Latin Jazz Combo; Hermon Mehari jazz trumpeter; Izabel Crane a quintet from Springfield, MO; Dartanyan Brown, folk musician and Des Moines based NOLA Jazz Band.

Sep
2
Sat
The Des Moines Jazz Festival @ Des Moines Social Club
Sep 2 @ 11:00 am

The second annual Des Moines Jazz Festival headliner is jazz vocalist Sasha Masakowski.  You can also hear Shotgun Jazz Band, a septet from New Orleans; the Twin Cities Latin Jazz Combo; Hermon Mehari jazz trumpeter; Izabel Crane a quintet from Springfield, MO; Dartanyan Brown, folk musician and Des Moines based NOLA Jazz Band.

Music in the Park @ Jester Park Amphitheater
Sep 2 @ 6:30 pm

Join Polk County Conservation for an evening of music in a natural setting at the Jester Park Amphitheater in Jester Park. Concerts start at 6:30 pm. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on.

May 27: Four Mile Creek Bluegrass Band
July 1: Tropical Steel
September 2: An Evening Productions

Sep
3
Sun
Live at the Creek @ Jordan Creek Town Center - Amphitheater
Sep 3 @ 6:00 pm

Enjoy FREE live music at the Jordan Creek Town Center Amphitheater on Sundays July 2nd through September 3rd from 5:00 to 8:00 pm.

July 2: Decoy
July 9: Final Mix
July 16: Gimikk
July 23: Flipside aka (Write) Back At ‘Cha
July 30: Tony Valdez Large Band
August 6: Boomerang
August 13: Mason’s Basement
August 20: Tony Valdez Retro Rockets
August 27: Flipside aka (Write) Back At ‘Cha
September 3: Piano Palooza featuring tony Bohnekamp and Jerry Lorenson

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WWE Live! @ Wells Fargo Arena
Sep 3 @ 7:00 pm

See your favorite WWE Superstars in action at Wells Fargo Arena.  John Cena was recently added to the roster and will appear along with Roman Reigns vs. Braun Strowman; Seth Rollins & Dean Ambrose vs. Raw Tag Team Champions – Cesaro & Sheamus. Plus, Finn Balor; The Hardy Boyz; Raw Women’s Champion – Alexa Bliss and many more.

Sep
8
Fri
A Chorus Line @ Des Moines Playhouse
Sep 8 @ 7:30 pm

A Chorus Line is a stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition. Exploring the inner lives and poignant ambitions of professional Broadway gypsies, the show features one powerhouse number after another. Memorable musical numbers include “What I Did for Love, “One,” “I Can Do That,” “At the Ballet,” “The Music and the Mirror,” and “I Hope I Get It.” A brilliantly complex fusion of song, dance, and compellingly authentic drama, A CHORUS LINE was instantly recognized as a classic.

Sep
9
Sat
Paw Patrol Live! @ Civic Center
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am

It’s the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but Mayor Goodway is nowhere to be found. PAW Patrol to the rescue! Ryder summons Marshall, Chase, Skye, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma, and the newest pup, Everest, to rescue Mayor Goodway and to run the race in her place. national tour!

Paw Patrol Live! @ Civic Center
Sep 9 @ 2:00 pm

It’s the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but Mayor Goodway is nowhere to be found. PAW Patrol to the rescue! Ryder summons Marshall, Chase, Skye, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma, and the newest pup, Everest, to rescue Mayor Goodway and to run the race in her place. national tour!

A Chorus Line @ Des Moines Playhouse
Sep 9 @ 7:30 pm

A Chorus Line is a stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition. Exploring the inner lives and poignant ambitions of professional Broadway gypsies, the show features one powerhouse number after another. Memorable musical numbers include “What I Did for Love, “One,” “I Can Do That,” “At the Ballet,” “The Music and the Mirror,” and “I Hope I Get It.” A brilliantly complex fusion of song, dance, and compellingly authentic drama, A CHORUS LINE was instantly recognized as a classic.

Sep
10
Sun
Paw Patrol Live! @ Civic Center
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am

It’s the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but Mayor Goodway is nowhere to be found. PAW Patrol to the rescue! Ryder summons Marshall, Chase, Skye, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma, and the newest pup, Everest, to rescue Mayor Goodway and to run the race in her place. national tour!

A Chorus Line @ Des Moines Playhouse
Sep 10 @ 2:00 pm

A Chorus Line is a stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition. Exploring the inner lives and poignant ambitions of professional Broadway gypsies, the show features one powerhouse number after another. Memorable musical numbers include “What I Did for Love, “One,” “I Can Do That,” “At the Ballet,” “The Music and the Mirror,” and “I Hope I Get It.” A brilliantly complex fusion of song, dance, and compellingly authentic drama, A CHORUS LINE was instantly recognized as a classic.

Paw Patrol Live! @ Civic Center
Sep 10 @ 2:00 pm

It’s the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but Mayor Goodway is nowhere to be found. PAW Patrol to the rescue! Ryder summons Marshall, Chase, Skye, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma, and the newest pup, Everest, to rescue Mayor Goodway and to run the race in her place. national tour!

Sep
13
Wed
A Chorus Line @ Des Moines Playhouse
Sep 13 @ 7:30 pm

A Chorus Line is a stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition. Exploring the inner lives and poignant ambitions of professional Broadway gypsies, the show features one powerhouse number after another. Memorable musical numbers include “What I Did for Love, “One,” “I Can Do That,” “At the Ballet,” “The Music and the Mirror,” and “I Hope I Get It.” A brilliantly complex fusion of song, dance, and compellingly authentic drama, A CHORUS LINE was instantly recognized as a classic.

Sep
14
Thu
A Chorus Line @ Des Moines Playhouse
Sep 14 @ 7:30 pm

A Chorus Line is a stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition. Exploring the inner lives and poignant ambitions of professional Broadway gypsies, the show features one powerhouse number after another. Memorable musical numbers include “What I Did for Love, “One,” “I Can Do That,” “At the Ballet,” “The Music and the Mirror,” and “I Hope I Get It.” A brilliantly complex fusion of song, dance, and compellingly authentic drama, A CHORUS LINE was instantly recognized as a classic.

Sep
15
Fri
A Chorus Line @ Des Moines Playhouse
Sep 15 @ 7:30 pm

A Chorus Line is a stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition. Exploring the inner lives and poignant ambitions of professional Broadway gypsies, the show features one powerhouse number after another. Memorable musical numbers include “What I Did for Love, “One,” “I Can Do That,” “At the Ballet,” “The Music and the Mirror,” and “I Hope I Get It.” A brilliantly complex fusion of song, dance, and compellingly authentic drama, A CHORUS LINE was instantly recognized as a classic.

Sep
16
Sat
MadCAP Improv @ Class Act Productions
Sep 16 @ 7:00 pm

MadCAP Improv is a wild, fast-paced improvisation games workshop for kids in grades 6-12!

*Tickets are $5.00 at the door (CASH ONLY) and concessions available.

Saturday, January 21, 2017 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, February 11, 2017 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, March 18, 2017 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, April 15, 2017 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, May 20, 2017 Mother’s MadCAP! Moms Get in Free with paid youth admission! 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, June 24, 2017 Father’s MadCAP! Dads Get in Free with paid youth admission! 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, July 15, 2017 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, August 19, 2017 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, September 16, 2017 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Sunday, October 22, 2017 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Sunday, November 19, 2017 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, December 16, 2017 7:00pm – 9:00pm

 

A Chorus Line @ Des Moines Playhouse
Sep 16 @ 7:30 pm

A Chorus Line is a stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition. Exploring the inner lives and poignant ambitions of professional Broadway gypsies, the show features one powerhouse number after another. Memorable musical numbers include “What I Did for Love, “One,” “I Can Do That,” “At the Ballet,” “The Music and the Mirror,” and “I Hope I Get It.” A brilliantly complex fusion of song, dance, and compellingly authentic drama, A CHORUS LINE was instantly recognized as a classic.