Get ready, Ankeny! ANKENY UNPLUGGED is happening this Saturday and you’re going to want to be there!   



Featuring hot local and regional musical acts, Ankeny Unplugged offers a unique opportunity for friends and neighbors to come together.  This one-of-a-kind mini music fest has thought of it all -- good music, delicious food vendors, unique arts and crafts, refreshing beverages, sweet confections, a free bicycle valet, and more!


So, what more do you need to know?  Here are a few more details:


● This year’s concert has a new format! It is now a ONE day, alllll day festival at the Bandshell at Wagner Park (410 West First Street).

● Doors open at 11:00 am and bands take the stage from noon until 9pm.

● The event is open to all ages, and tickets are $15 at the door. Children 12 and under are free when admitted with a paying adult.

●  Ankeny Unplugged is organized by the Ankeny Jaycees, and sponsored by The City of Ankeny.

●  This year’s musical lineup can be found at the event’s website ( and is going to be rocking! 


On a personal note, I recommend dressing in layers, bringing bag chairs and/or blankets, and leaving your own food, drinks, and cigarettes at home!

Now that you know the details, have time to otherwise clear your calendar, AND have been enticed by the promise of awesome entertainment, good food, and a fun time with friends, you have no excuse to miss what is sure to be a great time!