WDM EMS and the Iowa EMS Alliance are involved with several special events throughout the year. These events are staffed by medics in reserve trucks and/or the special event equipment. Events that have been covered include:



World Food Prize gala

Colorectal Cancer Walk

Hy-Vee Triathalon (multiple years, latest is 2014)

Corporate events

Soccer tournaments

School events

Paramedic Pete visits

5k Walk for St. Jude Children's Hospital

Governor's Inauguration Ball

Concerts at the Val Air Ballroom

National Disaster Medical Response Drill

March of Dimes Walk

Flatland Kids Triathalon

Window Fall Prevention presentation

Mustang Car Club of America event

Vietnam Memorial Wall Procession

Grandview College football games

Grandview College wrestling

Valley High School football games

Valley High School cross country meets

East High School football games

Iron Kids Triathalon

Halloween Hot Chocolate Race

American Heart Association's Heart Walk

Warrior Dash

Iowa State Fair parade



Hospital visits

Chocolaterie Stam Hot Chocolate Run for the John Stoddard Cancer Center

University of Iowa Hawkeyes football practice

Iowa Crush Women's football games

Police Week events

Principal Charity Classic

I80/35 festival

Vice President Motorcade

US Youth Soccer Region II Championships

RAGBRAI (Register's Annual Bike Ride Across Iowa)

Market to Market Relay Race

National High School Rodeo Association's National Junior High Finals Rodeo

Downtown Des Moines Farmers Market