The Des Moines Social Club is an innovative arts and entertainment venue located in a renovated, historic art deco Firehouse in downtown Des Moines. The non-profit provides a home for local artists, offers unique programming spanning all arts disciplines, and brings people of every age and background together under one roof — all for the purpose to use the arts as a catalyst to create unprecedented community engagement.
On any given night at the Des Moines Social Club, you may see thought-provoking theater, pop-up art galleries, circus classes, entertaining trivia competitions, live music, or art courses for kids — all happening simultaneously. There’s something for everyone at the Des Moines Social Club.
The Des Moines Social Club spans two buildings, multiple floors, an outdoor courtyard and featuring the Viaduct Gallery, Kum & Go Theater, Malo Restaurant, and Capes Kafé, as well as numerous performance spaces, classrooms, and non-profit office space.