Fun & Leisure in West Des Moines, IA


$15 for Five Studio-Fee Sessions at Whatta' Dish ($30 Value)

Whatta' Dish

West Des Moines

Studio-fee sessions allow guests to embellish a wide variety of bisque pieces

$30 $15

After-Hours Zoo Brew with Live Music for Two, Four, Six, or 10 at Blank Park Zoo (Up to 58% Off)

Blank Park Zoo

Des Moines

Visitors over 21 enjoy access to the zoo during weekly Zoo Brew evenings that combine drinks with live music

$28 $16

Five or 10 Art-Studio Sessions at Glazed Expressions (Up to 81% Off)

Glazed Expressions

Clive

Artists and aspiring artists alike find solace in having rented studio space to design works of art

$40 $10

$12 for Two One-Day Admissions with All Activities at The Pumpkin Ranch ($18 Value)

The Pumpkin Ranch

Downtown Waukee

Ranch activities include Saturday Horse rides, 10-acre corn maze, jump pillow, jump pad, zip lines, 30-foot slides, horses, and photography

$18 $12

Adult BYOB Canvas-Painting Session with Supplies for One or Two at Glazed Expressions (Up to 48% Off)

Glazed Expressions

Clive

During canvas-painting sessions, participants can enjoy their own beverages and socialize while painting along an experienced art instructor

$43 $25

Admission to the Large Corn Maze for Two, Four, or Six at Pumpkinville and Cornmaze (Up to 48% Off)

Pumpkinville and Cornmaze

Mitchellville

Stretching up to 20 acres, the fourth-generation corn and soybean farm’s maze often keeps adventurers exploring for an hour or longer

$14 $9

$18 for a Wine Tasting for Four with Souvenir Glasses at Penoach Vineyard & Winery ($37 Value)

Penoach Vineyard & Winery

Adel

Wine tasters uncork a bottle of one of Penoach’s wines, such as Farmhouse White or Windmill Red, sipped from a souvenir glass

$37 $18

Escape-Room Game for Two, Four, or Eight at Breakout Games (Up to 48% Off). Five Options Available.

Breakout Games

Urbandale

Trapped in one of four themed mystery rooms, players must work together to solve puzzles and find clues to escape in just 60 minutes

$96 $65

Corks & Caps: Iowa Wine and Craft Beer Festival on September 17 at 1 p.m.

Corks & Caps: Iowa Wine and Craft Beer Festival

Ankeny Market & Pavilion

Participants indulge in an array of wine and craft beer flavors from Iowa vineyards and breweries

$50 $29

Ultimate Date Night with Two Movie Tickets and $100 Restaurant.com eGift Card (69% Off)

Ultimate Date Night

Online Deal

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

$124 $39

Wine-Tasting Package for Two or Four at La Vida Loca Winery (Up to 45% Off)

La Vida Loca Winery

Lincoln

Sample sweet, semisweet, or dry wine at family-owned winery, then take home a bottle and wineglasses

$32 $19

$29 for Two Zipline Rides for One Person at Mt. Crescent Ski Area ($39 Value)

Mt. Crescent Ski Area

Crescent

Riders get the thrill of a lifetime as they experience an intense 1600-feet long high flying zipline adventure

$39 $29

Girls Night Out The Show with Meet and Greet Monday, August 28 at 8 p.m.

Girls Night Out The Show

The Brewhouse No. 25

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

$21 $12

Los Dells Festival 2017 feat. Maná, Daddy Yankee, and Nicky Jam at 12 p.m. on September 2 or 3

Los Dells Festival 2017

Woodside Sports Complex and Conference Center

Rock legends Maná and reggaetón superstars Daddy Yankee and Nicky Jam headline this two-day festival with Latin musicians, food, and art

$79 $79

Social Painting Class for One, Two, or Four from El Arte Uncorked (Up to 50% Off)

El Arte Uncorked New

Merle Hay

A painting class held at Felix & Oscar’s guides students through the steps required to recreate the night’s selected painting

$40 $22

Wine Tasting for Two or Four with Take-Home Wineglasses and Bottle of Wine at Grape Escape Winery (Up to 50% Off)

Grape Escape Winery

Pleasantville

Guests savor sips of wine concocted from 100% Iowa grown grapes, then take home logo-emblazoned glasses and a bottle to share

$36 $18

Jurassic World: The Exhibition (Evening Hours Through August 31)

Jurassic World: The Exhibition

The Field Museum

Exhibition created in collaboration with paleontologist Jack Horner immerses audiences in scenes inspired by Jurassic World

$22 $12

Two or Four Person Wine Tasting with Tour and Two or Four Glasses of Wine at The Cellar (Up to 50% Off)

The Cellar

The Cellar

Passionate winemakers create wine from locally sourced cold climate grapes

$20 $11.99

Movie Tickets and Concessions from Dealflicks (Up to 20% Off). Two Options Available.

Dealflicks

Capitol II Theatre

Dealbucks can be used to purchase movie tickets and concessions at multiple theaters on Dealflicks.com

$20 $16

2-Lap Ride-Along or 2-, 3-, or 5-Lap Driving Experience at Drive 1 Exotics (Up to 67% Off)

Drive 1 Exotics

Iowa Speedway

Participants test their driving skills on a track filled with twists and turns during this autocross experience

$119 $39

A Day to Remember - Oct 6, 7:30 PM

A Day To Remember

Princeton Business Park

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

$66 $66

One Team Scavenger Hunt Tour from Puzzling Adventures (50% Off)

Puzzling Adventures

East Village

Explore the city via an adventure combining the fun of a scavenger hunt with the information of a self-guided tour

$49.99 $24.99

$40 Off $80 Worth of Painting Lesson

The Studio for Forgotten Arts

Merle Hay

From the merchant: Local art studio with open studio hours, classes and art related events.

$80 $40

Speedway Racing Experience at Rusty Wallace Racing Experience (Up to 60% Off)

Rusty Wallace Racing Experience

Iowa Speedway

Professional drivers sate passengers’ need for speed in stock cars during exciting racing experiences

$149 $59

Blue Man Group — Up to 37% Off

Blue Man Group

Briar Street Theatre

Acclaimed trio of painted humanoids specialize in performances with unconventional percussion and colorful visuals

$94.15 $59.50

Swim with Dolphins in Mexico, Caribbean and Jamaica at Dolphin Discovery (Up to 38% Off). 15 Locations Available

Dolphin Discovery

Online Deal

Splash and play with the dolphins during in-water experiences that can include getting a wet smooch or an unforgettable swim

$109 $69

$5 for an Online Piano Course from SkillSuccess.com ($199 Value)

SkillSuccess

Online Deal

Online course teaches piano-playing basics, helping complete novices reach the level of early intermediate standard pianist

$199 $5

Scavenger Hunt Tickets for Two or Four at The Great Puzzle Pursuit (Up to 58% Off)

The Great Puzzle Pursuit

Online Deal

Participants compete in scavenger hunt full of puzzles and ciphers that take them throughout the city and gets the chance to win cash prizes

$79 $33

$5 for Intro to Photography Courses from Live Photography Academy ($95 Value)

Live Photography Academy

Online Deal

Learn the basics of photography and editing software from the comfort of your own home with these online courses

$95 $5

Online Makeup-Artistry Course with Optional Hairstylist and Nail-Artist Courses from Trendimi (98% Off)

Trendimi

Online Deal

Ideal courses for all wishing to improve their personal aesthetic skills or plan a career in makeup artistry, hairstyling, or nail artistry

$229 $5

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