Des Moines Symphony’s 2019 Viewing Party for Yankee Doodle Pops

Supporting Sponsors
Table Sponsors

Bankers Trust

The Bill Menner Group

Brick Gentry, P.C.

Brown Winick Law Firm

Confluence, Inc. - Landscape Architecture

Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa

Genesis Homes Inc.

Great Western Bank

Hurd Real Estate Services

Iowa State Bank

IMT Insurance

Kemin Industries, Inc.

Knapp Properties

McAninch Corp.



Veridian Credit Union

Voya Financial

Wells Fargo Foundation

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 6:30-10:30 p.m. Buy Tickets

State Historical Building
600 East Locust, Des Moines, Iowa

Please note: due to the unpredictability of weather this afternoon, the Viewing Party will be moved indoors. Parking is still available at the location listed above. Guests may enter the building from Grand Ave. through the “Museum & Cafe” entrance on the north side of the State Historical Building. If you have any questions please email

The Viewing Party for Yankee Doodle Pops is sold out, but you still have two more chances to hear the Symphony live this summer as a VIP guest. Visit to learn more!

Celebrate our nation’s independence in style at the Des Moines Symphony’s premier fundraising event: The Viewing Party for Yankee Doodle Pops!

Join us for a pre-concert cocktail reception, silent auction, gourmet picnic dinner, a cash bar, and premium reserved parking. Once the Des Moines Symphony takes the stage, enjoy an HD live stream of the concert followed by a spectacular view of fireworks over the city skyline.

Patron Tables & Tickets

Patron Table Sponsor $1,500

As a Patron Table Sponsor, you receive one premium reserved table with seating for 10 guests, 10 complimentary drink vouchers, and special recognition during the event.

Tickets $100

Eventbrite - 20189 Viewing Party for Yankee Doodle Pops



Space is limited. Register by Friday, June 21.

 6:30 PM
Cocktails & Silent Auction
Cash Bar

7:30 PM
Gourmet Picnic Meal Catered by Baratta’s*

8:30 PM
Des Moines Symphony’s 26th Annual Yankee Doodle Pops Concert telecast live on the Grand Terrace

10:00 PM
Fireworks Display over the West Terrace

Picnic Attire

Reserved Parking Ramp: Penn & E Grand Ave.

* Please contact for GF/V option.

Party with a Purpose

Your ticket and all event proceeds support the Des Moines Symphony & Academy’s concerts and education programs and its mission to create extraordinary live musical experiences and outstanding educational opportunities.

Viewing Party Sponsorships

Join hundreds of area business leaders and community members to celebrate the 26th Annual Yankee Doodle Pops at the Des Moines Symphony’s Viewing Party at the State Historical Building. There are a variety of Viewing Party Sponsorship levels for all businesses, and all levels include brand recognition in addition to hospitality benefits. Secure your Sponsorship Package here. 

Sponsorships received after April 5, 2019 will only receive on-site marketing benefits.

Host Committee

Sophia Ahmad Vanessa Blanchfield

Zac Bales-Henry Lizzy Neugent Dixon
Andrea Blake Claire Olsem
Ryan Bruner Martine Olson-Daniel
Kate Byus Nick Renkoski
Megan Hilger Chelsea Smith
Kristin Hurd Annelise Tarnowski
Greg Lin Karla Walsh
Tricia Mittra Abigail Weatherwax


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