Organization Event Arrive Depart Attendance Venue City
IMT Des Moines Marathon IMT Des Moines Marathon 10/20/2013 10/20/2013 27,000 Downtown Des Moines|Drake Stadium|Gray's Lake|Waterworks Park Des Moines
Great Iowa Pet Expo Great Iowa Pet Expo 10/19/2013 10/20/2013 6,000 Iowa State Fairgrounds Des Moines
Mid-Iowa Band Championships Mid-Iowa Band Championships 10/19/2013 10/19/2013 5,000 Ankeny High School Ankeny
Iowa Soccer Association - Tournaments Iowa State Cup - Fall 10/19/2013 10/27/2013 1,500 James Cownie Soccer Park Des Moines
The World Food Prize Foundation The World Food Prize 10/14/2013 10/19/2013 1,000 Des Moines Marriott Downtown Des Moines
USA Gymnastics - Triad's Jump Jivin Invitational Jump Jivin Invitational 10/19/2013 10/20/2013 1,000 Kingdom Hoops Des Moines
Central Iowa ACEs 360 Steering Committee 2013 Iowa Adverse Childhood Experiences Summit 10/14/2013 10/14/2013 600 Sheraton - West Des Moines West Des Moines
Iowa Women's Leadership Conference IWLC's Central Iowa Leadership Event 10/16/2013 10/16/2013 600 Prairie Meadows Altoona
Iowa Comic Book Club Comic Book I-CON 10/19/2013 10/19/2013 500 Forte Banquet & Conference Center at All Play Des Moines
Iowa Municipal Finance Officers Association Fall Convention 10/16/2013 10/18/2013 400 Holiday Inn - Airport Des Moines
Iowa State Skeet Association (ISSA) Harvest Open Skeet 10/19/2013 10/20/2013 300 New Pioneer Gun Club Waukee
Marine Corps League Division Conference 10/18/2013 10/20/2013 125 Holiday Inn Downtown at Mercy Campus Des Moines
Source: Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau