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Ankeny and Urbandale Chambers Join Greater Des Moines Partnership in 2014 Cultural Exploration Tour to Cuba
Posted: Friday, December 06, 2013
The Greater Des Moines Partnership will lead a cultural exploration tour to Cuba with the Ankeny Area Chamber of Commerce and the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce as partners. The six-day, five-night cultural exploration tour is scheduled for October of 2014, and will include visits to the 500-year old Habana Vieja (Old Havana), the famous Museum of the Revolution, and Nobel Prize winner Ernest Hemingway's Farm, Finca La Vigia. This tour is managed by Chamber Explorations, which has been issued a specific license by the Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control, authorizing registered guests to visit Cuba legally.
Posted: Thursday, December 12, 2013
GuideOne Insurance, along with the Downtown Community Alliance invites families to ring in the New Year at Des Moines' biggest New Year's Eve party for kids – GuideOne ImaginEve! on Tuesday, Dec. 31 from 4 – 8 p.m. at Hy-Vee Hall, 730 Third Street, in Downtown Des Moines. New for 2013, kids and families will enjoy a countdown to the New Year with a Times Square-like confetti drop at 8 p.m. The evening will wrap up with a spectacular fireworks show from the top of the Seventh Street Park & Ride at 8:15 p.m.
Posted: Thursday, December 05, 2013
The Downtown Community Alliance will hold the final Downtown Winter Farmers’ Market presented by UnityPoint Health – Des Moines on Friday, December 13 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and Saturday, December 14 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. New for 2013, the Winter Farmers’ Market has expanded into Kaleidoscope Mall at 555 Walnut Street in addition to Capital Square at 400 Locust in Downtown Des Moines; both buildings are connected via skywalk.
Posted: Wednesday, December 04, 2013