Wells Fargo Community Village

A hub for showcasing all things Des Moines with activities provided by local organizations and nonprofits. View detailsĀ on having a booth in the 2020 community village.

2019 Participants

515 Alive and TFG
88.5 KURE: Ames Alternative
American Civil Liberties Union
Art Beacon Des Moines
Central Iowa Music Lab
Des Moines Social Club
Des Moines Young Artists' Theatre
Hinterland Music Festival
Iowa Dance Theatre
Iowa Homeless Youth Centers
LifeServe Blood Center
NextGen Iowa
One Iowa
Primary Health Care
Rebel Art Alliance
Save the Children Action Network
The ONE Campaign
Walnut Creek Church

MidAmerican Energy Charging Stations

Stay connected during the festival by charging your phone courtesy of MidAmerican Energy! Located at 12th and Locust St.

DMMC Booth

Learn about the non-profit behind 80/35. Stop by the booth for information on the festival and what the Des Moines Music Coalition is doing in the community.

Merch Tent

Official 80/35 merchandise (t-shirts, tanks, hoodies, water bottles and koozies) and band merch will be available for purchase at the Merch Tent on Locust St., east of 13th.

businessolver Oasis

Take a break from the heat and relax at the businessolver Oasis. Chairs and tables are open to all festival attendees, so give your feet a rest and reminisce on that last killer set. Located on Locust St. between 12th and 13th St.

2019 Performing Arts Showcase Sponsored by Principal

The 2019 Performing Arts Showcase sponsored by Principal is an opportunity for local entertainment groups to show off their talent. Located on Grand Ave. near the Nationwide Stage, the Performing Arts Showcase is free to all festival attendees.


5:30 p.m. - D2G SocaFit - Experience this dance fitness program featuring Soca music from Trinidad & Tobago, fused with Caribbean, African, Indian, Funk sounds, grooving to heart-thumping cardio, toning flag wurk, wining moves, & unique carnival, encouraging self-love and community, spreading good vibes one step at a time.

7:30 p.m. - Seize the Sway - Seize the Sway is an American Tribal Style(R) belly dance troupe based out of Des Moines, Iowa and directed by Dawn Grey, a FCBD(R) Sister Studio. We love the expression, freedom, and connection that comes from this style of dance. It truly is an improvisational art form.


1:30 p.m. - Step Into Swing - Simply put, we are lovers of vintage swing dancing, its music, and culture. We enjoy seeing others swing dance, and enjoy spreading our love of swing dancing by promoting dances, giving demonstrations, and social dancing at public venues. Come dance with us Thursdays at Mainframe Studios at 8:00 p.m.!

5:30 p.m. - Cirque Showcase - Cirque Wonderland Studios in Valley Junction presents the Cirque Showcase featuring a variety of Iowa aeiralists and circus artists!

7:30 p.m. - FlashForce University - Leo Laflash and Mae the Force have been dazzling the central Iowa scene since 2012, and now have joined Flash-Forces to make burlesque dancer babies together! They teach burlesque and body positivity classes, and run a popular burlesque apprenticeship program.

Monster Energy Breakdancers

Featuring some of the best breakdancers in the country!


Find clothing, jewelry, art, body painting and more by local and regional vendors.

2019 Merchandise Vendors

Toaster Press: woodcut printed goods, wearables
Iowahenna: henna, glitter, face painting, clothes
Unkl Ruckus's Smoking Emporium & Skate Shop: American made glass art, skateboarding, e-cigarettes
Larissa Loden: handcrafted jewelry
Loose Lucys: clothing, accessories for men and women
Found + Formed: vintage clothing, accessories, handmade items
DSM Henna: custom henna designs
True Roots Chiropractic: free health evaluations, discounted in-office appointment
Crystal Healings and Writing Analysis: handwriting analysis, crystals, card reading
Happie Hippie Design: handmade jewelry, festival clothes, pashminas, tapestries
Native World: Native American jewelry, crafts
Go Hemp With Me: CBD oil, CBD skincare, CBD coffee and keto creamers
The Collective: Zero waste products, organic string bags, stainless steel straws, mason jar lids