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Des Moines Area Venues
Genre & General Info
Hairy Marys
Is no More

Rock , Punk . Alternative , Metal .
Features Locals and Nationals

Rock , Alternative, Metal, Funk, R & B Americana,
Features Locals and Nationals

Rock , Alternative, Metal
R & B , Boggs Bash , Jam Sessions

Primary Acoustic and Showcase acts
Locals and Nationals

Punk. Alternative , Folk , Acoustic ,
Rock . Also features theatre and Film

Features Locals & Nationals

Rock , Blues,
Features Locals
BLUES ... its in the Names
Features Locals & Nationals
Peoples on Court
Features Local , Regional and some National acts ,.
Classic Rock , Country ,

- Local Acts and Events

Majors for smaller venue
Locals and Regional Showcases
Des Moines 2nd largest venue. Primarily Theatre , Broadway Musicals , some National Tours
New Venue (Old re-Vamped) Features some Nationals
THE BARN _ Des Moines Largest venue - Everything from Boat Shows To Cher .
Features National Touring Shows .
ISU Student Union affiliate
Nationals and some local acts of all kinds
Other Area Iowa &
Midwest Rock Venues
3rd Street Live
(Cedar Rapids )
The Surf Ballroom
( Clear Lake )
( St. Louis )
The Reverb
( Cedar Falls)
Gabes Oasis
( Iowa City)
(Hudson , Wis)
El Torreon
(Kansas City)
The Hurricane
( Kansas City)
The Brick
Kansas City
First Avenue

The Quest


Star Central
Minneapolis / Columbia Heights

Station 4
St. Paul, MN
Link to more Iowa venues
Link to many venues throughout the midwest
Blues Clubs and Events