The Venue: ideally positioned in the heart of downtown Des Moines, this newly available event space provides a fresh alternative for all your entertaining needs. Located in the Court Center Building, this third floor space has gorgeous features; large windows with great views, historic exposed brick, a customizable bar, and an ample stage, to name a few. Built in 1865, the integrity of the building has been maintained and updated with care to bring you a vibrant space that blends historic integrity with modern comforts. This designer’s dream can be easily sculpted to match the look and energy of any event. Surrounded by parking garages and hotels, both local and out of town guests will appreciate the convenience of any event hosted at The Venue. From a memorable wedding reception to a charitable gala to a corporate/networking event, The Venue provides a definitively entertaining atmosphere.