2021 Dates & Hours

 Thursday, March 25, 202112:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.  
 Friday, March 26, 202110:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 
 Saturday, March 27, 20219:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
 Sunday, March 28, 202110:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Admission

Adults (at the door) - $13.00    
Adults (online only) - $11.00
Children Ages 7-12 - $4.00
Children Ages 6 & Under - FREE

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ATTENDEE WELLNESS- MASKS MANDATORY


Our top priority is the safety of all guests at the show. Please be aware of the following safety measures that will be in place:
  1. All MPE Staff, Facility staff, exhibitors and attendees will be required to wear masks at all times except when eating.
  2. Physical distancing of 6 feet at all times.
  3. Iowa Events Center will perform a deep disinfection of entire events center using EPA approved disinfectant for COVID-19 and other pathogens.
  4. Handwashing and sanitizing stations are available on the show floor
  5. Venue Staff will conduct temperature checks daily

For more information, please visit the Iowa Events Center's website.

Attendee Wellness/Des Moines Home + Garden Show

 

HERO DAY – FRIDAY, MARCH 26, 2021

As a thank you to all our heroes on Hero Day, Friday, March 26th!  All active and retired military personnel, firefighters, medical professionals, police officers, & other first responders receive FREE ADMISSION all day.

*Offer valid Fri. only* THIS OFFER DOES NOT EXTEND TO FAMILY MEMBERS. ONE COMPLIMENTARY TICKET PER ID. 

TEACHER DAY – SUNDAY, MARCH 28, 2021

We celebrate teachers and school staff for their dedication and service to our children.  All educators and school staff will receive FREE ADMISSION with a valid ID on Sunday, March 28, 2021.

*Offer valid Sun. only* THIS OFFER DOES NOT EXTEND TO FAMILY MEMBERS. ONE COMPLIMENTARY TICKET PER ID. 

Show Location

Iowa Events Center
730 3rd Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-564-8000
www.iowaeventscenter.com


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Directions

From the West:
If you are traveling from the west you may exit I-235 at the 7th Street or 3rd Street exits and enter the Iowa Events Center parking lot at the 5th Avenue entrance or the 3rd Street entrance.

From the East:
If you are traveling from the east you may exit 1-235 at 3rd Street and go south to enter the Iowa Events Center parking lot.

PARKING

Parking is available north of the Iowa Events Center with entrances off of the following streets:
3rd Street
5th Street
Crocker Street

The Iowa Events Center surface parking lots offer the closest and most convenient access to the facility. ADA Accessible parking is available at the Iowa Events Center by entering the lot south of Crocker Street, next to Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center. Credit Cards Are Now Accepted

City parking garages are located throughout downtown with convenient skywalk access to the Iowa Events Center. 

Street parking is available throughout downtown with the convenience of parking meters. 


Area Hotels

Hilton Des Moines Downtown
435 Park Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
515-241-1456

AC Hotel- Des Moines East Village
401 E. Grand Ave
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
515-518-6060

Holiday Inn Downtown (1/2 mile)
1050 6th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-283-0151 or
800-228-9290

Marriott Downtown (1/2 mile)
700 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-245-5500 or
800-228-9290

The Renaissance Savery
401 Locust Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
515-244-2151

Embassy Suites (1/2 mile)
101 East Locust Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-244-1700 or
800-Embassy

Hyatt Place Des Moines Downtown
418 6th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-282-5555

Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown
120 SW Water Street
Des Moines, IA  50309
515-244-1650

Residence Inn Downtown Des Moines
100 SW Water Street
Des Moines, IA  50309
515-288-4500

Quality Inn and Suites Events Center
929 3rd Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-282-5251

Staybridge Suites West Des Moines
6905 Lake Drive
West Des Moines, IA  50266
515-223-0000