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Principal Park

1 Line Dr, Des Moines, IA 50309-4640
+1 515-243-6111
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Take me out to the ball game!

Principal Park had such a fun atmosphere. We went on bring your dog to the park night and it was a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ames, Iowa
via mobile
Great seats to watch the game

What a gem! This minor league park was intimate and allowed great seats for all. We were 4th row up... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Line Dr, Des Moines, IA 50309-4640
+1 515-243-6111
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Principal Park had such a fun atmosphere. We went on bring your dog to the park night and it was a ton of fun. The staff at the stadium were all very helpful and friendly and our group had a ton of fun! A must...More

Thank kaylaandsilas
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a gem! This minor league park was intimate and allowed great seats for all. We were 4th row up just past 1st base, for $14/ticket. Wow! It was super fun!

Thank 651MichelleJA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family & I go multiple times a summer. Always have fun. Not a bad seat in the house, depending on how much you want to spend. If you are going on a fireworks night or a night that is going to be crowded, i'd...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family loves to spend time at baseball games. We have spent lots of time here are always have a good time. Many of the Cubs players are willing to stay after the game to sign autographs and take pictures with our kids. The merchandise...More

Thank Jessica F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what a great park and atmosphere. We were supposed to head to Minneapolis for a Big League game, but fell in love with Des Moines and the Iowa Cubs!!! Great seats, great fans, and fun fireworks. Only complaint is that a lot of the...More

Thank Kimberly J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Principal Park is fantastic. Besides the stunning evening views of the Des Moines skyline beyond the outfield walls and the family-friendly atmosphere, getting to watch the top prospects (and the Chicago Cubs stars sent down to rehab) of the Lovable Losers is enjoyable. While the...More

Thank Joshua S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent the evening at an Iowa Cubs game while visiting famiy in Iowa. Lots of concessions and variety. All seats are close to the field being AAA. Parking was tight so get there early if driving as it gets congested with rivers blocking two...More

Thank Wanderer38N90W
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

What a nice experience my wife and I enjoyed. We went to two games over the holiday weekend and enjoyed Principal Park as well as the Iowa Cubs. Game 1 we sat 1 row behind the visitor's dugout so as close to the field as...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

The Iowa Cubs do a great job for the fans who come to Principal Park. The staff is very good at directing and letting people park. Tailgating is allowed here it appears so that is always a good thing for fans. The ball park itself...More

Thank Dave F
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Good place, prices for games. Though it is warm on the 1st base side with the sun blaring down on you. Good activity for the family.

Thank davidjensen399
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17 July 2017|
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Response from Dave F | Reviewed this property |
Kinda like the others, the sun can be a detriment for a while but once it goes under the building it is absolutely very nice for seeing the field.
Rob M
22 April 2017|
Response from drdeputy | Reviewed this property |
My experience is that except for around July 4th, there are almost always decent tickets available on short notice, the fewer seats you need the better. Yes, rain can be an issue. If it happens to be a sunny day, I'd... More
28 June 2016|
Response from IowaDisneyMom | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry that I did not see this before your travel date. I hope your parking worked out.