Happy Tuesday! It's Ameena. And I'm back at it again with all the deets on what's happening in and around Des Moines. We went to Joker's and the Chicken Coop this past weekend. Where should we go next? Tweet me and let me know. Before we give you your talking points for the next happy hour, be sure click here and share this newsletter with all of your friends. Now, here's what to talk about around the water cooler at work...
It's like we slipped and fell into a hot tub time machine with the latest Grandstand announcement from the Iowa State Fair. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Heart, Cheap Trick and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts will be performing at the fair this year. Get your hairspray ready! Those bands will be joining the other acts that were announced, including Jeff Dunham, Jason Derulo, Dierks Bentley and Brett Eldredge.
If you ever find yourself in West Des Moines and in the mood for a good sandwich, you don't have to hit up Subway. You have options! Firehouse Subs opened this week at 460 S. 68th St. Hours at the West Des Moines store are 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.
More foodie goodness: Get street-style tacos, burgers + more at Taco Hangover in West Des Moines
You probably remember seeing comedian David Cross on "Arrested Development," right? (If you don't, just play along and act like you do. Thanks.) Well, Cross' "Making America Great Again!" tour is coming to Hoyt Sherman Place on April 29. Tickets to the event can be purchased via the Hoyt Sherman Place box office, ticketmaster.com or via phone at 800-745-3000. See you there!
It goes down in the D.M.: After scoring a record deal, the Holy White Hounds are ‘scratching and clawing’ to success
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