About Linden Hills
Between the shores of Lake Calhoun and Lake Harriet lies a city within the city -- Linden Hills, named after the tress that populate the area. This charming neighborhood is home to family stores and retail chains alike providing residents the opportunity to experience convenience and diversity. From family-friendly stores like the amazing Wild Rumpus bookstore where kids can read among the resident chickens and cats to the gourmet restaurants sprinkled around the neighborhood, there is something to delight everyone here. Various recreational opportunities include a chance to stroll through the second oldest Rose Garden in the country and enjoying a casual ride between the lakes on an antique trolley. In the summer, concerts are free at the Lake Harriet Band Shell and the Linden Hills History Walking tour is a great way to explore the area and learn its history. Nearby parks offer everything from soccer fields to ice and hockey rinks to tennis courts and playgrounds. The Linden Hills Recreation center offers many classes and activities for both children and adults alike including preschool, gymnastics, art classes, dance, yoga and more. This neighborhood offers many treasures to uncover and enjoy for both children and adults alike and proves worthy of the praise its residents often expose.
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Events in Linden Hills
515 Alive Music Festival 2018 - August 17th & 18th
at Water Works Park
The 16th Annual 515 Alive 515 Alive Music festival returns to Water Works Park in Des Moines, Iowa on August 17th & 18th! After an incredible first year at our new home in 2017.