Iowa Nightlife


$139 for Murder Mystery Dinner & One Night Stay for Two at Periwinkle Place Manor B&B ($270 Value)

Murder Mystery Dinners In Iowa
Periwinkle Place Manor B&B

Pairs dine on a hearty meal while participating in a twisting tale of mayhem and murder, and enjoy a one-night stay with breakfast

$270 $139

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Standup Comedy for Two or Four at Des Moines Funny Bone Through November 26 (Up to 62% Off)

Funny Bone Des Moines
Funny Bone Comedy Club

Upcoming acts include comics seen on The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, and more

$40 $15

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Mainstage Improv Show at The Last Laugh Comedy Theater, Friday and Saturday Through December 17 (Up to 51% Off)

The Last Laugh Comedy Theater
The Last Laugh Comedy Theater

Audiences help the cast create an improv show at a theater founded by a teacher and performer from Second City

$12.35 $8

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$39 for Date Night with Two Movie Tickets and $100 Restaurant.com eGift Card ($124 Value*)

Ultimate Date Night Package
US Cellular Center

Create your own ultimate date with movie tickets and a $100 Restaurant.com eGift Card for dinner

$124 $39

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"Magic Mike Live!" on Saturday, September 10

Magic Mike Live!
7 Flags Event Center

A male strip show based on Magic Mike brings sultry moves to clubs all across the country

$24.46 $15

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Groupon Exclusive: Girls Night Out The Show with Meet and Greet on Thursday, September 1 at 8 p.m.

Girls Night Out The Show
VFW Post 1655

Muscle-bound hunks unleash ripped abs and sexy dance moves in a tantalizing evening of girls’ night out fun; meet and greet included

$45 $30

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John Mellencamp: Plain Spoken Tour on October 30 at 7:30 p.m.

John Mellencamp: Plain Spoken Tour
Iowa State Center - Stephens Auditorium

Heartland rocker John Mellencamp performs a career-spanning set in support of his latest record, Plain Spoken; Carlene Carter opens

$59.30 $49.50

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Three of Five Anytime Tickets to See a Show by StageWest Theatre Company (Up to 48% Off)

StageWest Theatre Company
Downtown Des Moines

One of the area’s first resident theater companies presents award-winning shows like August: Osage County

$94 $49

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$15 for $30 of Wagering Credit to Bet the Belmont at DerbyJackpot

DerbyJackpot
US Cellular Center

Bet on 100+ live horse races happening daily around the world; players pick a horse, place a bet, watch the race live, and can win real cash

$30 $15

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Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy on October 8 at 5 p.m. or 8 p.m.

Jeff Foxworthy & Larry the Cable Guy
Adler Theatre

Two stars of Blue Collar Comedy share “You Might Be a Redneck” and “Git-R-Done” quips during a night of common-sense hilarity

$71 $59.50

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$30 or $50 of Horserace Betting Credit at TwinSpires (50% Off)

TwinSpires
US Cellular Center

A website and mobile app allows horseracing fans to make wagers on a range of horse races around the globe, including the Kentucky Derby

$30 $15

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Heroes and Saints Music Festival on Sunday, September 4

Heroes and Saints Music Festival
Avenue of the Saints Amphitheater

Trick Pony headlines Country Day during a music fest featuring Sierra Heiny, G24, and more

$85 $66

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Mamma Mia! Tickets

Mamma Mia! Tickets
Downtown Des Moines

Find tickets for sports, concerts and theatre events on FanXchange’s secondary ticket marketplace and get the best seats for live events.

$158.65

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Jersey Boys Tickets

Jersey Boys Tickets
Downtown Des Moines

Find tickets for sports, concerts and theatre events on FanXchange’s secondary ticket marketplace and get the best seats for live events.

$148.75

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  • Doozies Bar & Grill
    Property Location Located in Des Moines (Historic East Village), Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown is minutes from Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheater and Walnut Street Bridge. This hotel is within close proximity of Civic Center of Greater Des Moines and Des Moines Civic Center. Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 234 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. 37-inch LCD televisions with premium TV channels provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as cordless phones with voice mail. Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities Enjoy a range of recreational amenities, including an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a sauna. Additional features include wireless Internet access (surcharge), gift shops/newsstands, and shopping on site. Dining Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves lunch and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Mingle with other guests at a complimentary manager's reception, held daily at evening. At the end of the day, relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, business services, and audiovisual equipment. Planning an event in Des Moines? This hotel has 16,000 square feet (1486 square meters) of space consisting of a ballroom, banquet facilities, and exhibit space. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided at no charge.
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    101 E Locust St
    Des Moines, IA US
  • Granite City Food & Brewery
    Granite City Food and Brewery is serving up American favorites with a tasty tweak. Drinks are also on the menu here, so patrons can start the night off right. Grab the kids when you head to this restaurant — its family-oriented menu and ambience are perfect for the whole clan. Shake off your workday and treat yourself to Granite City Food and Brewery's happy hour. Bask in the sun (or moon!) light when you dine on Granite City Food and Brewery's outdoor patio. Stay in the loop (and online!) by tapping into Granite City Food and Brewery's free wifi hotspot. Large groups will appreciate Granite City Food and Brewery for its ability to seat them quickly. Be sure to call for a reservation if the restaurant is part of your weekend plans — it can get crowded on Fridays and Saturdays. Business casual dress, tasty food, and a classic atmosphere make this a great place for any occasion. Or, take your food to go. Bring the Granite City Food and Brewery's great food to your place. Granite City Food and Brewery's diners can park in a neighboring lot just seconds away. Expect your bill at Granite City Food and Brewery to come in at around $30 per person. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all served at Granite City Food and Brewery, so come by whenever it fits your schedule. The next time you're craving a burger and fries, Granite City Food and Brewery is the place for you. See what great American fare is cooking up next at Granite City Food and Brewery. Granite City Food and Brewery has been highly-rated by restaurant-goers, so stop by today and see what the hype is about.
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    4755 1st Avenue Southeast
    Cedar Rapids, IA US
  • Hooters
    Sit down with a simple sandwich or salad — Hooters caters to those craving an all-American meal. Hooters features a wide variety of flavorful low-fat and gluten-free eats. This restaurant also provides alcohol, so diners don't have to worry about bringing their own bottle. Have a few picky young eaters in the family? Not a problem at this restaurant, where the food and ambience are perfect for family dining. Perfect for after-work outings, Hooters' happy hour is hard to beat. Be sure to check out Hooters' outdoor seating when the climate is right. Skip long waits and head to Hooters with your large group for easy seating. Access the Internet free of charge via Hooters' complimentary wifi. The restaurant is on the noisier end, which is something to keep in mind when planning intimate get-togethers. Fridays and Saturdays really bring in the crowds, so make sure there's space for you by calling ahead for a reservation. No need to dress to the nines here — Hooters' policy is business casual, so guests can dine in comfort. Hooters prides itself in its delicious catering. The food's ready when you are. Come on in or carry out. At Hooters, you can find ample parking that is readily available any time of day. Prices tend towards the moderate side, with the average tab at Hooters running under $30 per person. What's your favorite meal of the day? Chow down on breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Hooters and taste test your way through the menu. So when you need a tasty and satisfying meal, visit Hooters and munch on some American eats. So round up your friends and head over to Hooters for a casual American meal.
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    110 East Kimberly Road
    Davenport, IA US
  • Bev's On The River
    For true American comfort food, head to Bev's On The River for a sandwich or side of fries. Find the perfect vintage to complement your meal — this restaurant offers a fine selection of wines, beers, and beyond. Grab the kids when you head to this restaurant — its family-oriented menu and ambience are perfect for the whole clan. Head to Bev's On The River for a happy hour that aims to please. The large dining space at Bev's On The River provides quick and easy seating options for large groups. Don't stay cooped up on a beautiful summer day! At Bev's On The River, you can dine outdoors on their lovely patio. For an eclectic twist on traditional dining, live music is often featured at Bev's On The River as well. Bev's On The River's dress code is casual — diners are welcome to dress up (or down) to their comfort level. You can also grab your grub to go. Don't waste time searching for parking, we've done all the work for you. Spaces available here. Most items on the menu are reasonably priced, so expect to spend around $30 per person at Bev's On The River. Morning, noon, or night, you can head on over to Bev's On The River since they serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Isn't it time you indulged in the old classics of American food? Stop by Bev's On The River to have a bite of deliciousness. See what great American fare is cooking up next at Bev's On The River.
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    1110 Larsen Park Road
    Sioux City, IA US
  • Screaming Eagle American Bar & Grill
    For tasty American fare, head to Screaming Eagle American Bar and Grill for a sandwich and side. Find the perfect vintage to complement your meal — this restaurant offers a fine selection of wines, beers, and beyond. Happy hour at Screaming Eagle American Bar and Grill is filled with deals and steals. Whether you have a large or small group, Screaming Eagle American Bar and Grill can accommodate both. Eat outdoors Screaming Eagle American Bar and Grill (weather permitting) with their beautiful patio seating. If dancing is on the menu, the restaurant also features live bands and an open floor. Guests may have a hard time conversing, as the restaurant is rather noisy. No need to be formal, business casual will pass. Screaming Eagle American Bar and Grill prides itself in its delicious catering. Parallel-parking experts can find room on the street, though patrons also have access to the restaurant's adjoining lot. Cyclists are in luck. Screaming Eagle American Bar and Grill provides bike parking. Screaming Eagle American Bar and Grill has three square meals a day on the menu, so swing by for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. When you have a hunger craving, head over to Screaming Eagle American Bar and Grill and treat yourself to an American classic.
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    228 East 4th Street
    Waterloo, IA US
  • Sam's Pizza
    Fresh from the oven every time, the insanely-cheesy slices at Sam's Pizza have visitors hooked on five-star reviews. Pizza lovers and pasta fans will find more than enough to choose from on the pizzeria's menu. G-free and low-fat are just a couple of examples, come here for a quick bite that will leave you feeling healthy. Complete your meal with the perfect glass of wine or beer from this pizzeria's drink list. Eat out with the little ones at this pizzeria, and don't waste time scurrying for a sitter. Wireless Internet access is just a click away at Sam's Pizza. Sam's Pizza caters to all party sizes, both large and small. Those with sensitive ears may want to stay away from this pizzeria, though, as it can get quite loud. No need to put on airs for a trip to Sam's Pizza — the dress code and ambience at this pizzeria are totally laid-back. Delivery and takeout are also available. You'll be knocking down our door to pick up your food, or we'll be knocking down yours. Patrons will love the number of street and lot parking options close to Sam's Pizza. Cyclists are in luck. Sam's Pizza provides bike parking. If pizza is your all-time favorite, it's important to find a pie that's worth your while. With star-studded reviews and sky-high ratings, there's no better way to spend your time than eating some 'za at Sam's Pizza. High-quality pizza is waiting for you at Sam's Pizza, so find out what all the fuss is about and get your hands on a cheesy slice of deliciousness. So head on over to Sam's Pizza, where the pizza is hot and the atmosphere's cool. You won't want to go anywhere else for a superlative piece of pizza than to Sam's Pizza's great restaurant.
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    441 South Gilbert Street
    Iowa City, IA US

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