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Des Moines Performing Arts Announces Two New Concerts

Both performances set to take place in-person at the Des Moines Civic Center

DES MOINES, Iowa – Des Moines Performing Arts announced two new concerts heading to the Civic Center. All-vocal Country entertainers, Home Free’s Warmest Winter Tour 2021 will take to the Civic Center stage Wed., Dec. 15, 2021 while Disney Princess – The Concert is set to take place on Tues., Mar. 15, 2022. 

Home Free’s Warmest Winter Tour 2021 
Wed., Dec. 15, 2021 7:30 PM Civic Center 

Tickets start at $19.50 and go on sale to the public Fri., May 21 at 10 AM 

All-vocal Country entertainers Home Free have made their mark on the music scene, racking up nearly 600,000 album equivalents globally; embarking on major international tours; amassing 446+ million views and over 1 million subscribers on YouTube; and being declared “Country music fans’ favorite a cappella group” (Taste of Country).The acclaimed group is set to light up the holiday season by hitting the road on their Warmest Winter Holiday Tour – showcasing songs off their most recent studio album, WARMEST WINTER (2020, Home Free Records), which features 12 festive staples, memorable collaborations and Home Free originals – all guaranteed to get audiences in the holiday spirit. This new project follows the acclaimed group’s Dive Bar Saints album, which arrived at #2 on the Billboard Country Album Sales chart. Home Free's extensive catalog spotlights six Top 10 albums, including Timeless, Full of (Even More) Cheer, Full of Cheer, Country Evolution, and their breakout debut Crazy Life (2014). 


Disney Princess – The Concert
Tues., Mar. 15, 2022 7:00 PM Civic Center 

Tickets start at $42.50 and go on sale to the public Fri., May 21 at 10 AM 

For generations, Disney’s Princesses have enchanted us with their courage and kindness. Their music has been the soundtrack to our lives. Now, for the first time in forever, that beloved music will be celebrated in Disney Princess - The Concert. Be our guest as Broadway’s Belle, Jasmine, Anastasia and Nala celebrate all the Disney Princesses in an unforgettable evening of songs, animation, and stories! Drama Desk-nominee, Christy Altomare, Tony-nominee Susan Egan, Grammy-nominee Courtney Reed, and BroadwayWorld Award-winner Syndee Winters join forces in this concert of a lifetime, alongside their magical Music Director, Benjamin Rauhala and enchanting Prince, Adam J. Levy. Your every dream will come true as these acclaimed Broadway stars sing your favorite Disney Princess songs, and share their exclusive, hilarious and heartfelt behind-the-scenes stories. We invite you to become part of our world…dress up in your best royal attire and get ready for an unforgettable evening at Disney Princess - The Concert, presented by Pandora Jewelry. 

The new programming represents DMPA’s first ticketed, in-person events, announced since the global health crisis halted in-person events in March of 2020. 

“We are excited to welcome audiences back to the Civic Center and begin to revive live performances,” said DMPA spokesperson, Jonathan Brendemuehl. “This is just one of many promising announcements we have on the horizon. Our donors and audiences have stuck with us through the pandemic and we are delighted to resume operations for them later this year.” 

DMPA will announce specific health and safety guidance for audiences closer to performance dates.