Archives For Des Moines

February 2019: Des Moines Kid n’ Play List – dsm4kids.com

Even though February is the shortest month, it can seem like it’s the longest! To get us out of our winter funk and have a little fun this month, we’ve gathered up some awesome family activities happening in and around Des Moines. In addition to events listed below be sure to check out our Sweetheart Dances and Valentine’s Day Activities round-ups. Continue Reading…

Hosting a Birthday Party at ICU Paintball in Des Moines - dsm4kids.com

Looking for a high-energy activity for a tween or teen’s birthday party? Try paintball! After attending a few of his friends’ paintball parties, my son asked to host his 12th birthday party at ICU last fall.  How quickly times change!  No more cute superhero or baseball themed parties, he wanted to suit up and take his favorite video games virtual. Continue Reading…

25 Signs You’re a Des Moines Kid - dsm4kids.com

Des Moines. The “Big Kahuna” of Central Iowa. With its accolades, tree-lined streets and urban vibe, residents wouldn’t dream of moving to the suburbs. But none of that matters to kids who just know that it’s chock full of parks, libraries, delicious locally owned restaurants and fun cultural experiences. We bring you 25 sure-fire signs that you’re a Des Moines Kid. Be sure to let us know in the Comments if there are any you would add. Continue Reading…