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Destination Des Moines

des moines marina 4
Car Show
Community Concert
tick or treat
des moines pier_edited
Mayor's Choice Winner
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bounce house
marina pic_edited
running of flags fun
Summer Free Concerts
Des Moines Farmers Market
Tree Lighting in Des Moines
Des Moines History Museum
Waterland Parade - 3rd Week of July
Des Moines Creek
Summer Free Concerts in the Park

About Us

Destination Des Moines is a non-profit 501(c)6 organization focused on the promotion and marketing of the City of Des Moines through activities that continue in the vitality of our Waterland Community. Our mission is to help develop awareness of the City of Des Moines as a great place to hold community events, to open and operate a business and assist other organizations in promoting and marketing events.

Destination Des Moines a nonprofit organization whose goal is to support the local businesses and community and make des monies a destination to be at


General membership meetings and board meetings are held the third Monday of each month. All members and nonmembers are encouraged to come to see what is new and upcoming with Destination Des Moines.


John L Scott

22506 Marine View Dr S

2nd Floor, Conference Room

Des Moines, WA  98198


Do you have a business in Des Moines and would like to host a Networking Meeting?  This is a fun social event where our active membership can meet, interact, and form business-to-business relationships.  

Email: to sign up to host a meeting.

Our Board

Tony Hettler, President (John L. Scott)
Justin Taillon, Vice President, Volunteer Coordinator (Highline College - Hospitality & Tourism Management)

Susan Goegebuer, Treasurer

Meagan Palmer, Secretary

Jill Andrews, Director Communications (Jill Travels Again)

Michelle Fawcett, Director Business (Salon Michelle)

Christie Sanam, Parade Chairperson(Wicked Karma Entertainment)

Kaycee Kiesz

Mark Olson

Sarah Brusig

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