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Wells Fargo Arena at Des Moines
Wells Fargo Arena
233 Center St, Des Moines, Iowa, 50309 | 515-564-8300 | Distance from hotel: 0.50 miles | Visit Website | Category: Entertainment
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Get In On The Action At The Wells Fargo Arena

Consistently ranked a "Top 100" venue, Wells Fargo Arena is the city's hottest destination for live entertainers and exciting sporting events. Home to the NBA D-League's Iowa Energy, the AHL's Iowa Wild and the IFL's Iowa Barnstormers, and hosting a variety of tournaments and championship events, the arena provides fan access to electric sporting action on the ice and the court.
Music lovers get their fix with entertainers like Garth Brooks, Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, and the Eagles. Families enjoy kid-friendly shows and programs like Disney On Ice, Monster Jam and the Harlem Globetrotters. With world-class performers and exciting sports action, Wells Fargo Arena is the premier destination for culture in downtown Des Moines.


Prices -

Varies by event and seat choice.

Hours -

The Wells Fargo Arena box office is open from 10am-5pm, Monday-Friday with extended hours for special events (Memorial Day-Labor Day)


  • Iowa High School State Wrestling Tournament
  • NCAA Basketball Tournaments
  • Big Four Classic


  • Indoor Football
  • Ice Hockey
  • Basketball
  • Family Shows
  • Concerts
  • Restaurant & Concessions


  • Is there dining at the Arena?

    Yes, visitors can enjoy regional cuisine and a full bar at Principal River's Edge Restaurant, located on the suite level of the arena at the 3rd Street Skywalk. The restaurant is open to all ticket holders starting 90 minutes before most events. Reservations are recommended. For event dining, the arena offers three different concessions, serving everything from popcorn and beer to burgers and grilled chicken. Guests in the Loge Boxes and suites can order food and beverages for delivery directly to their seats.
  • What parking is available at the arena?

    Surface parking lots are available at entrances off 3rd Street, 5th Avenue and Crocker Street. ADA accessible parking is available at the lot south of Crocker Street. Fees are $8 for cars; $32 for RVs and buses. City parking garages offer Skywalk access to the arena. Fees vary by location. Visitors can also use metered, on-street parking spaces downtown, which are free on weekends and after 6pm on weeknights.

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