Iowa Events Center Levels 3 & 4 | Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center | 833 5th Avenue Des Moines, IA 50309


Parking at the Iowa Events Center is available north of the Iowa Events Center with entrances off the following streets: Third, Fifth, and Crocker. Iowa Events Center surface lots offer the closest and most convenient access to the facility, and easy access to I-235 and other major routes after the event. ADA Accessible parking is available at the Iowa Events Center by entering the lot south of Crocker Street, next to Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center. Cost: $7

Street parking is available throughout downtown free after 6pm on weeknights and weekends are free.

For a detailed parking map, see


Throughout the conference, you can make your way throughout downtown Des Moines using their indoor Skywalk. For a detailed detour map of the skywalk, see

Starting January 29, the skywalk connecting it to the Events Center will be open for public use.


Your conference registration does NOT include lodging. You can stay at a friend’s house, with a relative in the Des Moines area, or book a room with a group at a local Des Moines hotel. 


Saturday and Sunday morning coffee and snacks will be provided free of cost before the morning session. All other food and beverage are to be paid by each attendee. There are several options near the Convention Center and downtown Des Moines has a huge variety of interesting restaurants to enjoy during the meal breaks provided.

For a list of nearby resturants CLICK HERE.