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A game at Up-Down, an arcade bar in Des Moines, Iowa.

Des Moines' East Village arcade bar Up-Down plans to start 2019 by expanding to nearly double its original size. The expansion means new food, more beer and, yes, new games at the popular bar. Juice has everything you need to know here. Now, for more entertainment news ... 

'Aquaman' a week early 

Iowans hungry to see 'Aquaman,' the season's most anticipated superhero film, could see the DC cinematic story a week early. A one-time offer, Amazon Prime plans to bring the film to hundreds of theaters this Saturday, a week before the film's Dec. 21 wide launch. Where in Des Moines hosts an early screening? Juice has you covered

"Ripped beyond belief": Jason Momoa is "Aquaman."

The wrong end of 'SNL' 

A segment on last weekend's popular sketch comedy show "Saturday Night Live" left Iowa on the wrong end of a winter travel joke. Watch the "Weekend Update" clip now via Juice. 

Road trip? 

This rustic pub in Pella was just named the best small-town bar in Iowa

For your weekend ... 

All weekend: Iowa Stage opens a take on "The Christmas Carol" at the Des Moines Social Club. More information at
Friday and Saturday: The Downtown Winter Farmers’ Market returns to Capital Square. More information at
Saturday: Iowa favorite William Elliott Whitmore returns to Wooly's. More information at

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