Des Moines home shows offer drawing at Silent Rivers booth for Arts Festival package

Des Moines home shows Silent Rivers booth James Bruton and Chris BoekeArt inspires the soul and lifts us beyond the everyday. Imagine your home as art! Get inspired at this month’s Des Moines home shows. Visit our booth to talk about your home goals and our art of building. See artwork from Des Moines Arts Festival, and enter to win a VIP package to this summer’s award-winning Festival! (That’s an uplifting $150 value!)


Silent Rivers believes in the importance of art in our daily lives to uplift and inspire. We proudly sponsor the award-winning Des Moines Arts Festival by creating the Silent Rivers VIP Club each summer. This exclusive club is a beautifully — and sustainably — designed area where Festival patrons can relax and socialize in comfort. Enter to win a VIP Club package at this month’s Des Moines home shows!

The art of building. The building of art.
People enjoying Silent Rivers VIP Club at 2018 Des Moines Arts Festival

The Silent Rivers VIP Club at the Des Moines Arts Festival offers patrons a stylish hangout to relax, refresh, socialize and watch main stage entertainment. See photos of the VIP Club »

The VIP package giveaway at our home show booth includes:

  • 2 passes for exclusive access to the Silent Rivers VIP Club throughout the June 26-38, 2020 Festival
  • Valet parking
  • Framed — and signed — commemorative poster
  • Complimentary drinks and light buffet
  • Package hold for any art you purchase
  • Express lane service
  • Swag bag and more!

There are two Des Moines home shows in February where you can enter to win at the Silent Rivers booth!

Des Moines Home + Garden Show

February 6–9
Iowa Events Center

Des Moines Home + Garden Show logoSilent Rivers will be among 400+ exhibitors you can visit to learn about the latest home design, gardening and landscaping trends. See upcycled doors from Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity ReStore that have been turned into garden art by local celebrities. Attend presentations and the annual Plant Sale.

Save $2 by purchasing tickets online »


Thursday 12:00pm – 9:00pm

Friday 10:00am – 9:00pm

Saturday 9:00am – 9:00pm

Sunday 10:00am – 6:00pm


Parking is available north of the Iowa Events Center with entrances off of the following streets:

  • 3rd Street
  • 5th Street
  • Crocker Street

The Iowa Events Center surface parking lots offer the most convenient access to the facility. ADA Accessible parking is available at the Iowa Events Center by entering the lot south of Crocker Street, next to Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center. Debit, Credit Cards, and Cash are all accepted for payment. City parking garages are located throughout downtown with convenient skywalk access to the Iowa Events Center. Metered street parking is also available.


Des Moines Home & Remodeling Show

February 21-23
Jacobson Building @ Iowa State Fairgrounds

Des Moines Home & Remodeling Show logoThis is the show presented by the Home Builders Association of Greater Des Moines! Admission, seminars and parking are free. Browse more than 120 booths and talk about your home projects with remodelers, builders, landscapers, painters and other qualified trade professionals. Attend educational seminars featuring local business representatives, including Silent Rivers founder Chaden Halfhill.

Ask the Experts

A panel discussion where you can ask questions of home experts

Saturday 11:00am on the Event Stage

Your questions will be answered by experts from Granite Marble & Tile Solutions, Audio Labs, JY Design, Roto-Rooter, Pennie Carrol Real Estate, and Silent Rivers Design+Build.



Friday 12:00pm – 5:00pm

Saturday 9:00am – 6:00pm

Sunday  10:00am – 4:00pm



Free parking is available throughout the Fairground lots surrounding the Jacobson Building.


Stop by the Silent Rivers booth to chat with us about your home project and enter to win!

Our delightful team of design+build specialists, designers and artisans will be on hand to answer your questions and talk about projects. There’s a reason why Silent Rivers has such a loyal following, and you’ll find it has a lot to do with our team’s joy of artistry, collaboration and integrity… And our sincere approach to “the art of building, the building of art”.

kitchen design rendering The Art of Building by Silent Rivers Design+Build

Our designers and artisans will be there to walk you through our design+build process and talk with you about how we can help you get the home you’ve always dreamed of.

Whether you’re looking to remodel, planning to build your first new custom home or just want to learn more about our custom design+build process, mark your calendars and visit us at these home shows!


For a look at some of our projects before you visit us at the shows, check out our Project Gallery »

And see photos of the Silent Rivers VIP Club at Des Moines Arts Festival to understand just how cool this giveaway is »

Photo gallery: Silent Rivers VIP Club at 2018 Des Moines Arts Festival

Photo gallery: Silent Rivers VIP Club at 2018 Des Moines Arts Festival


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