WATERLAND FESTIVAL: There are all sorts of things to do at this premier festival in Des Moines, including a 5K walk/run, parade, children’s carnival, farmers market, and classic car and wooden boat shows.
WASHINGTON’S STRONGEST APPLE: The strongman contest, Washington’s Strongest Apple, is held at the Des Moines Marina every summer. There are several events, including a “keg load” for the final event. This is a level 2 contest open to both men and women.
CONCERTS IN THE PARK (TUKWILA, SEATAC AND DES MOINES): All summer long, our three cities host family-friendly concerts in their local parks. Bring the kids, enjoy the sunshine and listen to a free concert.