There’s a weekend filled with merry just waiting for you! From ‘A Christmas Carol’ to the Santa Run to the Peppermint Trail, winter fun is beckoning. Or, for fun without the seasonal import, you can catch a performance of ‘Cinderella’ that will sweep your heart away, or check out Jinnouchi Power’s long awaited album release party!
Des Moines Botanical Garden
Holiday Botanical Earrings
Dec 8 – 5:30pm
Botanical earrings inspired by winter plants with McCabe Artistry
Five questions with Jinnouchi Power songwriter Patrick MacCready ahead of the band’s long-awaited album release party
by Lily DeTaeye, Nov 28
After working on their newest album, Kaleidocoi, for close to eight years, Des Moines supergroup Jinnouchi Power is hosting an album release event at xBk on Dec. 9 to celebrate its release. The 11-track record will be streamable on all platforms on the same day.
Basi Affia and other Black Iowa creators developing sci-fi ‘motion comic’
by Courtney Guein, Dec 1
Afrofuturistic comic author Basi Affia is back with more intergalactic Black love in his new motion comic Lost With All Hands. Its release moves the Des Moines artist also known as Aniekan White closer to his dreams of animation.