Water Works Pops is made possible through generous lead support from Linda & Tom Koehn.
Supporting Sponsor: Corteva Agriscience
Joseph Giunta, conducting
Lauridsen Amphitheater at Water Works Park
2201 George Flagg Pkwy, Des Moines, IA 50321
Join us for a thrilling evening of music and movies as the Symphony celebrates iconic composer John Williams! Bring your picnic blankets and join us for an evening of beloved film favorites, from Jaws to Star Wars and beyond, played live by the musicians of your Des Moines Symphony. Join us under the stars in in the Lauridsen Amphitheater at Water Works Park for this free, family-friendly symphonic celebration.
- General Admission to the concerts will be free and open to the public; concert attendees are welcome to bring picnic blankets or lawn chairs, and can purchase food and drinks from an array of vendors at the concert.
- Join the Water Works Pops VIP Club! The Water Works VIP Club is the easiest, most comfortable option at Water Works Park offering premium general admission seating near the front of the Lauridsen Amphitheater along with light snacks, drink voucher, and more.
- Elevate your experience! Upgrade to a Patron Package for additional benefits including a catered dinner, early access to seating, and reserved parking.