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    Fireworks-Des Moines area

    So what are your favorite places to go and see the fireworks? I'll never go back to West Des Moines. The fireworks are good but it takes about 5 hours to get out of the parking lot. Also, any that are on the 3rd instead?



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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    I usally just light them off in my back yard.


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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    Fireworks in Dubuque on the 3rd FTW!



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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    Nobody beats the fireworks in Clear Lake!



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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    Creston has a pretty good fireworks display. that's where we will be.


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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    Adventure Land and Parie Medows always have good fire works.


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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    I Cubs seem to have as good of fireworks as anyone.



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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    Urbandale is the best usually. I guess you can tell by the amount of people from outside Des Moines that come to see them. It is crazy trying to get anywhere in town about an hour before and after they are done. Totally worth it though.



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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonestate78 View Post
    Urbandale is the best usually. I guess you can tell by the amount of people from outside Des Moines that come to see them. It is crazy trying to get anywhere in town about an hour before and after they are done. Totally worth it though.
    Where do they have the urbandale fireworks?



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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    Quote Originally Posted by DaddyMac View Post
    I Cubs seem to have as good of fireworks as anyone.
    I agree with this....Im on the 16th floor of my building over looking Principal Park. Best view in town. Also, you can watch all the other shows around the area from up there so its about 2hours worth of fireworks.



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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    The BEST is Yankee Doodle Pops downtown.


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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    Quote Originally Posted by capitalcityguy View Post
    The BEST is Yankee Doodle Pops downtown.


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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    Camping at Jester Park... Walk down to the Lake at Dusk and watch lots of fireworks shows over Saylorville.



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    Re: Fireworks-Des Moines area

    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    So what are your favorite places to go and see the fireworks? I'll never go back to West Des Moines. The fireworks are good but it takes about 5 hours to get out of the parking lot. Also, any that are on the 3rd instead?
    You just don't know where to park.


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