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Among the bravest people in the world are those who endeavor to reach the top of Mount Everest and those …

Nothing compares

It’s that time of year again – time for the greatest state fair around! Of course I am talking about …

Devour Des Moines

Even though the registration period is over for the race this Saturday, I just couldn’t pass up the opportunity to …

Up, up and away

“Once you have flown, you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and …

Feast in the wild!

This is a fun event at the Blank Park Zoo this weekend – a food festival amongst their adorable animals! …

One more reason Des Moines rocks

I know it’s Wordless Wednesday here at Dose of DMU, but news today deserves comment: Forbes has declared our fine …

The final summer

As we come down to the last med-school-free week of our summer, my fellow DO’14s and I will soon resume …

Get jazzed in July!

Ahh, July: It brings hot temperatures and, in the Des Moines metro, hot music. The city’s Metro Arts Alliance every …

Movies under the stars

If you can’t make it out to the drive in, check out one of these parks showing outdoor movies this …

Fireworks for the Fourth

List of all fireworks displays & events in Des Moines and surrounding areas: Des Moines: Yankee Doodle Pops will be …

Jazz in July

Metro Arts Jazz in July is a month-long festival that celebrates jazz and art with free outdoor concerts across Greater …