June 22 - 24, 2018 Western Gateway Park Friday & Saturday 11AM - 10PM I Sunday 11AM - 5PM
20 Years!


Intern Opportunities

Follow this link to find two new career opportunities with the award-winning Des Moines Arts Festival. 

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities are still available through June 25! For more information or to be notified via email, click here.


Applications for concession opportunities at the 2017 Des Moines Arts Festival has passed. 

Performance Opportunities

Applications to perform at the Des Moines Arts Festival have closed for 2017. Follow this link to express interest in applying for performance opportunities during the 2018 Des Moines Arts Festival.

Prairie Meadows Community Outreach Program

Applications for the Prairie Meadows Community Outreach Program have closed for 2017. For information about the program, please click here.

Juried Art Fair

The deadline to apply for the 2017 Des Moines Arts Festival has passed. The typical window for applications is Labor Day weekend and the first week of December. However, follow this link to view the application requirements and rules for the show.