DSM Local Fest, a vibrant festival in Des Moines, took place last weekend at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden. The event was created by Marty Botts, also known as DJ Marty McFly of DSM Dance Party DJs, with the aim of bringing together local artists, musicians, small business owners, and various groups to cultivate unity, diversity, and togetherness in the community.
The festival was a celebration of all things that make Des Moines special, both presently and for the future. It provided a space for people to connect with representatives from local businesses, musicians, artists, and non-profit organizations. By bringing everyone together, the festival aimed to bridge the gap in awareness and collaboration within the community.
The event featured a diverse lineup of live music performances, vendors, and presenters, showcasing all things local. Attendees had the opportunity to explore and support the talents and offerings of the local community.
The festival included live music performances, from Sharane Callister, who was featured on the fourteenth season of "The Voice," Des Moines Breakers, DJ Marty McFly, Unique Vibrationz and more.
Overall, DSM Local Fest was a big success, contributing to the growth and promotion of local businesses and artists, and fostering a sense of community togetherness. It not only brought people together but also highlighted the richness of Des Moines' cultural and artistic scene.