Organization Event Arrival Date Departure Date Attendance Venue City
Iowa Cheerleading Coaches' Association Iowa High School State Cheerleading Championships 11/2/2013 11/2/2013 5,000 Iowa State Fairgrounds Des Moines
Tradeshow Productions, Ltd. Gun Show 11/1/2013 11/3/2013 3,500 Adventureland Park Altoona
Drake Athletics Drake Football vs. Morehead State 11/2/2013 11/2/2013 3,000 Drake Stadium Des Moines
Iowa Basketball Coaches Association (IBCA) State Fall Meeting 11/1/2013 11/2/2013 1,100 Iowa Events Center Des Moines
Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) MVC Cross Country Championships 11/2/2013 11/2/2013 1,000 Blank Golf Course Des Moines
Iowa Telecommunications Association Annual Convention 11/3/2013 11/5/2013 700 Des Moines Marriott Downtown Des Moines
United States Racquetball Association (USAR) Iowa Racquetball Association - Oakmoor Annual Spring Invitational 11/2/2013 11/3/2013 600 Oakmoor Racquetball Health Center; Fitness Club Des Moines
Titans of Dance Titans of Dance: One-Day Intensive 11/2/2013 11/2/2013 500 Iowa Events Center Des Moines
Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks State Fall Convention 10/31/2013 11/2/2013 450 Fraternal Des Moines
Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks State Fall Convention 10/31/2013 11/2/2013 450 Holiday Inn - Airport Des Moines
Iowa Mosaic Diversity Conference Iowa's 2013 Mosaic Diversity Conference 10/30/2013 10/30/2013 350 Prairie Meadows Altoona
League of United Latin American Citizens The Iowa Latino Leadership Awards Banquet 11/1/2013 11/1/2013 200 Des Moines Marriott Downtown Des Moines
United States Tennis Association - Aspen USTA MV B14 Segment III Super 11/1/2013 11/3/2013 200 Aspen Athletic Club Various
Source: Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau