Organization Event Arrival Departure  Attendees Venue
Professional Bull Riders, Inc. (PBR) Des Moines Classic 4/20/2013 4/21/2013 13,000 Wells Fargo Arena
Des Moines Menace Soccer Just for Girls Soccer Invitational 4/20/2013 4/28/2013 10,000 James Cownie Soccer Park
Iowa High School Jazz Championships Iowa Jazz Championships 4/18/2013 4/18/2013 6,000 Des Moines Civic Center & Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center
Iowa Cubs Home Series vs. Nashville Sounds 4/16/2013 4/19/2013 5,000 Principal Park
USSSA (Baseball) - Central Iowa Sports Shootout NIT 4/20/2013 4/21/2013 4,000 Raccoon River Park
USA Volleyball - Iowa Region Iowa Junior Regionals - Senior High Age Division 4/20/2013 4/21/2013 3,500 Iowa State Fairgrounds
Knoxville Raceway Knoxville Championship Cup Series Season Opener KCCS #1 Plus 305's - Pella Motors 4/20/2013 4/20/2013 3,000 Knoxville Raceway
Gym Rats Basketball Association Capital City Live 4/19/2013 4/21/2013 2,500 Area High Schools
Central Iowa ASA ASA CHAMPIONS CHALLENGE 4/19/2013 4/21/2013 2,000 Greater Des Moines Softball Complex
NexStar Competition National Talent Competition 4/19/2013 4/21/2013 1,200 HyVee Hall
USSSA (Girls Fastpitch) - North Des Moines Girls Softball USSSA Spring Blast 6GG 4/19/2013 4/21/2013 1,200 North Des Moines Girls Softball Complex
USSSA (Girls Fastpitch) - Bryan Sage Iowa Sundevils Invite 4/19/2013 4/21/2013 800 Prairie Ridge Sports Complex
Iowa State University Block and Bridle Club Annual Horse Show 4/18/2013 4/21/2013 600 Iowa State Fairgrounds
National Association of County Engineers (NACE) NACE 2013 Annual Meeting 4/21/2013 4/24/2013 450 Iowa Events Center
Iowa Municipal Finance Officers Association Spring Convention 4/17/2013 4/19/2013 400 Holiday Inn - Airport
United States Tennis Association - Waveland/Birdland/Wakonda IA Wakonda Clay Tournament B/G 14s 4/19/2013 4/21/2013 390 Wakonda Tennis Courts
National Association of Social Work - Iowa Chapter Spring Symposium 4/18/2013 4/19/2013 250 Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites - Des Moines Northwest
Iowa State Reserve Law Officers Association Annual Conference and Business Meeting 4/19/2013 4/21/2013 250 Prairie Meadows
Premier Planning Partners, Inc. Working Dog Championships 4/16/2013 4/22/2013 100 Winterset
Source: Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau