Spring Fun Guide

dsm4kids Spring Fun Guide

Des Moines Spring Fun Guide

We’ve got the scoop on the best spring events and activities taking place in Des Moines! From St. Patty’s Day to spring break to Easter Egg Hunts and much, much more! Welcome everything spring has to offer in Central Iowa.

Our Spring Fun Guide launches early in the season, a bit before all of the spring events have been announced, so check back often as we will be continuing to update the Spring Fun Guide throughout the season!

Please verify information before heading to an event or activity since information may change.

Don’t miss these great ideas for spring fun in Des Moines!

Spring Holidays & Celebrations in Des Moines

Spring 2020: Easter Egg Hunts in the Des Moines Area
Spring 2020: Where Kids Can Meet the Easter Bunny in Des Moines
St. Patrick’s Day 2020: Your Guide to Family Friendly Events & Activities in Des Moines
Hosting a Birthday Party at ICU Paintball in Des Moines
5 Spots in the Suburbs to Party a Birthday Away
Planning a Neighborhood Easter Egg Hunt 4 Kids
May Day Basket Roundup
May Day Basket Ideas 4 Kids
Two May Day Baskets with Real Flower Power

Things To Do this Spring in Des Moines

Keep Connecting During Self Quarantine
Safe Outdoor Activities for Kids During COVID-19
On-Line Resources to Keep Kids Learning During the Coronavirus School Break
Activities to Keep the Kids Busy at Home During the Coronavirus School Break
April 2020: Des Moines Kid n’ Play List
Jester Park Year-Round Activities
Spring 2020: Scenic Day Trips from Des Moines
Spring 2020: 30 Fun Things To Do with Des Moines Kids
Spring 2020: Theater Guide for Des Moines Kids and Families
Attractions, Parks, and Libraries for Kids With Special Needs in Des Moines
Spring Break 2020: Things to Do on a DSM Staycation With Kids
March 2020: Des Moines Kid n’ Play List
High Flying Family Fun at Kites on the Green in Johnston
9 Kid-Friendly Spring Day Trip Ideas for DSM Families
Pickleball: It’s a pretty big dill in Des Moines!
DSM Teen Bucket List
FREE Perks That Come with Your Public Library Card in Central Iowa
Tips 4 Family Fun at an Iowa Cubs Baseball Game
25 Rainy Day Boredom Busters
9 Parks 4 a Spring Walk in Des Moines
Tips 4 a Family Fun Day at Reiman Gardens
Plan a Family Garden with Your Kids
5 Fun Spots 4 a Park Playdate in Des Moines
Roll Into Family Fun at Roller Rinks in Des Moines

Eat & Shop this Spring in Des Moines

5 Ways to Support Des Moines Area Small Businesses While Stuck at Home
What We Ate for Dinner Last Week: March 15-21, 2020
Irish Restaurants in Des Moines
7 St. Patrick’s Day Foods 4 Lads & Lassies in Des Moines
Hobby Shops 4 Des Moines Kids
5 EASY Week Night Family Meals

Camps & Classes this Spring in Des Moines

Spring Break 2020: Camps & Classes for Des Moines Kids
6+ Places to Take Indoor Swim lessons in Des Moines

Stay Healthy this Spring in Des Moines

Why Babies Learn in the Natural World
10 Tips 4 Your Family to be More Active this Spring
Books to Help You Discuss the “Birds & the Bees” with Your Kids
Severe Weather Awareness Week in Iowa

Give Back This Spring in Des Moines

Spring Cleaning: Where to Donate or Recycle Your Kid Clutter
Family Volunteer Opportunities in Des Moines
Encourage Kids to Put a Little Love Out into the World