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West Des Moines Amphitheater Open House

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Proposed at the Civic Campus Pond

Please join us for a public open house.  We will gather feedback on the types of events, performances, and activities the public would like to see occur at the amphitheater.

  • October 24th, 5-6:30pm
  • Guided group discussion at 5:30pm
  • WDMCS Learning Resource Center-Community Room

Presentation by: CONFLUENCE, ASK Studio, and McClure Engineering

Questions?  Please contact WDM Parks and Recreation Department at 515-222-3444 or at


Preliminary Project Details

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-Located on the West Des Moines City/School Campus

-Hill on the southeast side of the pond provides a naturally sloped area

-Seating for 500-600 people with stone benches and lawn space for blankets and chairs

-Stage and canopy structure provide opportunity to incorporate public art

-Connected to 65 mile West Des Moines trail system and located within a walkable neighborhood


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