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Have you attended the annual Des Moines Art Festival?
The Des Moines Arts Festival returns to downtown's Western Gateway Park. For the past 13 years, this free, three-day festival of the arts has drawn over 1.5 million people and been crowned by its peers as one of the best festivals in the world.
The Festival features 185 talented artists. Their original artwork in 14 mediums reflect the very best, having been juried from over 1,300 applicants. The Festival features arts activities for children and adults, and live entertainment. More than 20 eclectic food booths are on-site providing patrons with a variety of culinary delights.