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Principal Park

1 Line Dr, Des Moines, IA 50309-4640
+1 515-243-6111
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Good Baseball Park

We were here on a cold and damp night. Once we got a beer and found our seats, we barely moved. It... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Gregory W
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Carol Stream, Illinois
Baseball Baseball Baseball

Have gone several different times. Always have great service in the food areas great ball park... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tiffinie D
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Lovilia, Iowa
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1 Line Dr, Des Moines, IA 50309-4640
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+1 515-243-6111
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Reviewed yesterday

We were here on a cold and damp night. Once we got a beer and found our seats, we barely moved. It looked like there were some micro brews on the lower lever concourse and the food smelled good. The price was right as well....More

Thank Gregory W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have gone several different times. Always have great service in the food areas great ball park foods. Kind people there for when you get lost to assist you in finding your way. Area to Cool off if needed and want to get a little or...More

Thank Tiffinie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love going to Principal Park to watch the Cubs. It's always a great experience to see the players before they called up to Chicago.

Thank LowCountryIowan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's alwaya a joy going to the ballpark with my daughters. The tickets are inexpensive, the baseball is AAA, and there are always friends in the stands. Food prices are what you'd expect, which is always on the high side at ballparks, but not as...More

Thank bsites1968
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed ourselfs game want professional big league but for the price a real bargin. 6 of us 3 couples and to the best of what I seen everyone got a buzz and enjoyed the game. Mostly the company. The only thing I strongly recommend...More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I love having a AAA team in Des Moines. It's a great ballpark and you get to see potentially major league players up close for not a huge cost. The park has a nice variety of stadium foods and drinks, is clean and welcoming. Parking...More

Thank drdeputy
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We especially love the nights with the fireworks after the game! Always have a fun time at the games!

Thank Katherine K
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Only attended for the beer and snacks and to be with friends, other than that, nothing to brag about. 47 minutes of actual play time, 3 hours of mound talk and butt patting!

Thank Tammy C
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Go several times every year and have been for 35 years. Really nice park with some family friendly features. Water fountain for kids to splash around on a hot day, picnic tables to make it easier to eat with kids. Of course, food and drinks...More

Thank Warren J
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Many a great ball players came through here! The majority of the current world champions played here and for many of them it's been real recent!

Thank olebuck1923
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Rob M
How often do the games sell out? I have a buddy coming Saturday April 29 to go see the game but there's a good chance for rain so I don't want to buy tickets in advance in case it gets rained out.
22 April 2017|
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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
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surfpa
Hi! I'm flying in to DesMoines and renting a car to go to the CWS in Omaha tomorrow. Can I park at the stadium grounds? If not, I understand there are a few parking lots in town where you can take a shuttle. Do you know the time they run on game days? Thanks! Chris
28 June 2016|
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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.
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patcusack
how accessible is parking and how much does it cost?
26 June 2015|
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Response from Solo72 | Reviewed this property |
$7 to park on site but you must get there when gates open, which is 90 minutes prior to game start to ensure you get a spot. Parking fills up fast and the area becomes very congested. There is free street parking in the area... More
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