OUR FAVORITE THINGS

El Bait Shop
185 beers on tap and over 100 beers in bottles. Eclectic décor, dozens of beer signs, a working shower, taxi-dermied animals, murals, outdoor bar and a giant patio.

The Red Monk
The Red Monk is Iowa’s only Belgian beer bar. It is located on the second floor of the Royal Mile Pub at 210 4th Street, Downtown Des Moines. The Red Monk serves over 90 different beers made from Belgian and Belgian style beers from American Craft Brewers.

The Royal Mile
The Mile has 28 ales and lagers on draft, over 120 bottled beers and over 85 single malt Scotches. So raise a pint and a ruckus with your mates at downtown Des Moines’ favorite hangout. And don’t forget the Red Monk upstairs – Central Iowa’s only Belgian bar.

Bike Iowa
Central Iowa Bike Ride Organizations and Clubs provides Bicycle and event calendar, classifieds, Forums, RAGBRAI and TEAM information.

Drake University Hotels Network
Your online travel source that will provide you with a wide range of services including hotel reservations, car rentals, and other travel tools for your trip to the home of the Drake Bulldogs athletic teams.

Full Court Press
Full Court Press was formed by the owners of Buzzard Billy’s and three Buzzard Billy employees. FCP is responsible for some of Des Moines’ favorite bars and restaurants.

Pabst Blue Ribbon Co.
Originally called Best Select, and then Pabst Select, the current name came from the blue ribbons that were tied around the bottle neck, a practice that ran from 1882 until 1916.

Miller High Life
Learn about Miller High Life & Miller High Life Light. Find commercials, special offers, shirts, gear and Miller High Life merchandise.