Organization Event Arrival Departure Attendees Venue City
Dam to Dam Iowa's Distance Classic 6/1/2013 6/1/2013 33,000 Downtown Des Moines Des Moines
Iowa High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) - Wrestling, Baseball, Soccer Boys State Soccer Tournament 5/30/2013 6/1/2013 8,000 James Cownie Soccer Park Des Moines
Winefest Des Moines Winefest Des Moines 6/1/2013 6/8/2013 8,000 Downtown Des Moines Des Moines
USSSA (Baseball) - Central Iowa Sports Line Drive Super NIT A & AA 6/1/2013 6/2/2013 6,000 Raccoon River Park West Des Moines
Iowa Cubs Home Series vs. New Orleans Zephyrs 6/1/2013 6/4/2013 5,000 Principal Park Des Moines
Iowa Cubs Home Series vs. New Orleans Zephyrs 6/1/2013 6/4/2013 5,000 Principal Park Des Moines
Mid-American Youth Basketball (MAYB) MAYB Capital City Shoot-Out 5/31/2013 6/2/2013 3,700 Des Moines East High School, Grand View University & Simpson College Various
Knoxville Raceway Lucas Oil Knoxville Championship Cup Series #7 plus 305's - Pella Corp & JDRF are Racing to a Cure for Diabetes Night 6/1/2013 6/1/2013 3,500 Knoxville Raceway Knoxville
Knoxville Raceway National Sprint Car Hall of Fame Induction Banquet 6/1/2013 6/1/2013 3,500 Knoxville Raceway Knoxville
USSSA (Girls Fastpitch) - West Des Moines WDM Girls Softball Assoc. - Annual Invitational 5/31/2013 6/2/2013 2,000 Holiday Park-West Des Moines West Des Moines
USSSA (Baseball) - Central Iowa Sports June Jam Baseball Tournament 6/1/2013 6/2/2013 1,500 Metro Wide Des Moines
North American Natural Bodybuilding Federation (NANBF) Natural Iowa IFPA Pro Qualifier 6/1/2013 6/1/2013 1,200 Hoyt Sherman Place Des Moines
USA Track & Field (USATF) - Iowa Association Events Des Moines Youth TC - Junior Olympic Preliminary Meet 6/1/2013 6/1/2013 1,200 Hoover High School Des Moines
Iowa Wrestling Federation Iowa Junior Freestyle/Greco State Championships 6/1/2013 6/2/2013 1,000 Southeast Polk High School Pleasant Hill
Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union (IGHSAU) Girls State Tennis Championships 5/30/2013 6/1/2013 600 Hawkeye Park Ankeny
Southeastern Iowa Synod ELCA Southeastern District Meeting 5/31/2013 6/1/2013 500 Lutheran Church of Hope West Des Moines
AIB College of Business Graduation 6/2/2013 6/2/2013 500 AIB Activities Center Des Moines
Source: Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau