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What time is the event?
11am-6pm.

Where at the park is the event being held?
We will be at the event lawn just west of the Arie den Boer Arboretum, right off Fleur Drive at Grays Lake Road.

Is this event family friendly?
YES! There is lots of room to run and play. We have passenger drop-off at the East¬†entrance to the festival grounds (consult the map) if you’d like to drop kids and gear before you park.

Where do I park?
Parking is available along the roadways adjacent to the festival grounds, at Gray Lake and Water Works Office Building. Check out the map for details.

Will there be food and beverages? Can I bring my own?
Yes! Gusto Pizza, FRESH Cafe, Outside Scoop, Nadine and Dad Barbeque will be there for your dining pleasure as well as the Iowa Craft Beer Tent. You may bring your own food and non-alcoholic beverages.

What’s going on?
There are activities for everyone at LAUNCH! Consult the schedule for times and descriptions or just come on down, there will be something fun going on or bring your own fun! Be sure to stop by the Des Moines Water Works Park Information tent for schedules, cookies and kites!

Are dogs allowed?
Yes! They must be on a leash and we ask that you clean up after your dog for everyone’s benefit.