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The Waterland Parade welcomes Brundage-Bone Concrete Pumping

The Waterland Parade welcomes Brundage-Bone Concrete Pumping

Brundage-Bone Concrete Pumping will be bringing their own version of the ‘Legion of Boom’ to the Waterland Parade on July 19! Brundage-Bone, located in Kent, is the Washington branch of the... [Read more]

Warren Bonus selected as Honorary Grand Marshal for Waterland Parade

Warren Bonus selected as Honorary Grand Marshal for Waterland Parade

In recognition of his many years of service to the Des Moines Community, Warren Bonus has been selected as the 2014 Waterland Parade Honorary Grand Marshal. Mr. Bonus has been a part of the Des Moines... [Read more]

Be sure to bring Food for the ‘Parade Against Hunger’ at Waterland Parade Sat.

Be sure to bring Food for the ‘Parade Against Hunger’ at Waterland Parade Sat.

Don’t forget to bring non-perishable food to this Saturday night’s Waterland Parade, to participate in the ‘Parade Against Hunger’! The Des Moines Food Bank will collect items from... [Read more]

Jim Langston chosen as 2014 Des Moines Waterland Parade Grand Marshal

Jim Langston chosen as 2014 Des Moines Waterland Parade Grand Marshal

In recognition of his many years of service to the Des Moines community, Jim Langston has been selected as the 2014 Waterland Grand Parade Grand Marshal. Mr. Langston is a fourth generation Des Moines... [Read more]

The 55th Waterland Festival will return as a 3-day event from July 18 – 20!

The 55th Waterland Festival will return as a 3-day event from July 18 – 20!

Now in its 55th year, the Des Moines Waterland Festival (presented by Destination Des Moines) is returning as a 3-day event jam-packed with family fun! The festival will be held the weekend of July 18-20,... [Read more]

Extra Shuttle will ease parking during busy Saturday in Des Moines

Extra Shuttle will ease parking during busy Saturday in Des Moines

With this Saturday shaping up to be an incredibly busy day in Des Moines, with four big events going on – Pancake Feed, Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market, Classic Car & Wooden Boat Show at the... [Read more]

Waterland Parade, Pancake Breakfast, Car Show & Farmers Market on Saturday

Waterland Parade, Pancake Breakfast, Car Show & Farmers Market on Saturday

This Saturday, July 20, will be a great time to check out all the great things our community of Des Moines offers, with a very busy, full day of events, including: Pancake Breakfast at the Farmer’s... [Read more]

Street closures to begin at 4:45pm for Waterland Parade on Saturday, July 20

Street closures to begin at 4:45pm for Waterland Parade on Saturday, July 20

Destination Des Moines wants our Readers to be aware of the street closures that will take place for the Waterland Parade, which is set for Saturday, July 20, starting with the Children’s Parade... [Read more]

Here are the Award Winners from this Year’s Waterland Parade

Here are the Award Winners from this Year’s Waterland Parade

The Waterland Parade, held last Saturday night (July 21), was quite the fun, spirited community event (read our “live blog” coverage of it here), and Organizer Toni Overmeier has released... [Read more]

Here’s Our “Live Blog” Coverage of Saturday Night’s Waterland Parade

Here’s Our “Live Blog” Coverage of Saturday Night’s Waterland Parade

We “live blogged” Saturday night’s Waterland Parade from the Grandstand, and below is our coverage in reverse chronological order (with the latest posts at the top; click images to see... [Read more]

Shuttle Bus Will Help Alleviate Travel During Busy Weekend Ahead

Shuttle Bus Will Help Alleviate Travel During Busy Weekend Ahead

Click image to see larger version. This Saturday, July 21, is shaping up to be an incredibly busy day in Des Moines, with three big events going on – the Farmers Market, Classic Car & Wooden Boat... [Read more]

REMINDER: Classic Car & Wooden Boat Show Starts with BBQ Friday Night!

REMINDER: Classic Car & Wooden Boat Show Starts with BBQ Friday Night!

REMINDER: The 6th Annual Des Moines Classic Car and Wooden Boat Show will be held at the Marina this weekend, starting at 6:30 p.m. on Friday (July 20) with the Classic BBQ, then continuing from 10 a.m.... [Read more]

Organizers Release Road Closure Info for Saturday’s Waterland Parade

Organizers Release Road Closure Info for Saturday’s Waterland Parade

Des Moines’ annual Waterland Parade will be this Saturday, July 21, with the children’s parade at 5:45 p.m. and the big event starting at 6 p.m., and the city has announced road closures for... [Read more]