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Principal Park

1 Line Dr, Des Moines, IA 50309-4640
+1 515-243-6111
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A great AAA ball park

I like going to baseball games and particularly when it is in a neat stadium. Principal Park is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Virginia Beach, Virginia

Nice relaxing evening. All kinds of food and beer. Community very involved in supporting the IOWA... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
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1 Line Dr, Des Moines, IA 50309-4640
+1 515-243-6111
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like going to baseball games and particularly when it is in a neat stadium. Principal Park is one of those unique stadiums. With a great view of the State Capitol building and the Des Moines skyline, it makes for a relaxing atmosphere while watching...More

Thank eht82
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Nice relaxing evening. All kinds of food and beer. Community very involved in supporting the IOWA CUBS. Nice place to hang out.

Thank 881lizp
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Principal Park is a small, ball park where you can see the action as players work on their game to move up to the Majors. Friendly staff and adequate parking in what seems like the middle of downtown. Go and spend an afternoon or evening.

Thank Busylady21
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This is a beautiful ballpark. I wish I would have had more time to catch more games before the season ended. Great views of the field and tickets have good prices.

Thank Davin D
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This is the iconic place for a minor league baseball team summer evening event. Great location in a great downtown with lots of adorning fans. Great experience!

Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I was lucky enough to see a double header and enjoyed every minute of it. The seats are roomier than i expected and there is even a spot for your drink. I was able to bring a water bottle in with me but they obviously...More

Thank Jacquie P
Reviewed 19 August 2017 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 8 August 2017

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 4 August 2017

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 29 July 2017

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
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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.