Alex Wilson is here to talking what's to come this week in Des Moines. There's a diverse selection this week for sports lovers, foodies, music lovers, and kids.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire in Concert: The Triwizard Tournament is coming to Hogwarts in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert, this Friday and Saturday at the Des Moines Civic Center. See Harry Potter on the big screen with the Des Moines Symphony performing Patrick Doyle's score live. Tickets start at $35.
Sample dozens of wines from around the world and pair them with artisan cheeses and chocolates at Indulge: A Wine, Cheese & Chocolate Affair on Friday and Saturday at West End Architectural Salvage. Tickets are $65 when purchased in advance and include wine, cheese, chocolate, craft cocktails, and a commemorative wine glass. The event is 6 – 9 p.m. both nights.
Catch the Iowa Wolves at Wells Fargo Arena this Friday and Sunday. They will be taking on the Oklahoma City Blue both days. Friday's game will be celebrating the Asian American Pacific Islander community with special jerseys designed by ArtForce Iowa. Sunday's game will celebrate Timberwolves Day. Tickets start at $18.
The Za Ga Zig Shrine Circus returns to the Iowa State Fairgrounds, this Friday through Sunday. This event includes animals and clowns and features The Royal Hanneford Circus. There are six chances to see the Za Ga Zig Shrine Circus this weekend. Tickets are $16 for adults and $12 for those 12 and under.