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DIRECTIONS TO SHAKESPERIENCE FEST:

The Festival is located on the downtown Des Moines Riverwalk in Des Moines' historic East Village, a few blocks from the State Capital. 

There's always a river breeze at Shakesperience - Shows take place catty-corner from Des MoinesCity Hall at beautiful riverside Simon Estes Amphitheater or (during those occaisional years when the Amphitheatre is flooded) on the adjacent historic river bridges near city hall.  The nearest street address is for the Embassy Suites Hotel (101 East Locust), which is immediately adjacent to the Festival. 

Numerous I-235 exits into Downtown Des Moines will take you right to our door. 

Find convenient free parking on the street or in the city lot catty-corner from the festival, adjacent to City Hall.