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Big Hair Ball 2017: Alchemy

5/13/2017 / 7:30pm - 11:55pm

Join Art Noir for an evening of gilded luxury. This year's Des Moines Art Center Big Hair Ball celebrates all things gold with Alchemy: an extravagant night of fashion and entertainment celebrating hair as a contemporary form of self-expression, and features a live runway show with some of Des Moines' finest big hair creations from local salons, barbers, and stylists.

The 2017 theme Alchemy is inspired by the Art Center exhibition Alchemy: Transformations in Gold, on view through Friday, May 5.

Ages 21+

Ticket Information

Des Moines Art Center members get early-bird access to tickets beginning Monday, March 13. Tickets available to the public Monday, March 20.

All tickets provide access to the party on the main level and in the courtyard with complimentary boutique experiences for your glamorous finishing touches. Light passed appetizers and a late night snack included. One complimentary signature drink and a full cash bar.

VIP Runway Access ($125) – Extremely limited quantities
Special access to VIP level with seating directly around the runway, VIP swag bag, access to VIP bar, and 1 VIP drink ticket

Buy VIP Runway Access

VIP Access ($100) – Limited quantities 
Access to VIP level with off-runway seating, VIP swag bag, access to VIP bar, and 1 VIP drink ticket

Buy VIP Access

Advanced General Admission* ($85 / $65 members) 
Day-of General Admission ($100)

This is where we party. Cocktail-style, standing-room-only general admission on the main level above the runway. The view from the general admission level includes an abbreviated catwalk experience and live projection of the runway.

Buy Advanced General Admission

*Advanced sales close at midnight on Friday, May 12

All tickets are will call.

Not an Art Center member? Join today!

Event schedule

7:30 pm Enjoy cocktails, light bites, and boutique experiences

8:30 pm Runway Show

10 pm Dance party with DJ Mike Utley

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Location Information:
Des Moines Art Center
4700 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312

2017-05-13 19:30:00 2017-05-13 23:55:00 America/Chicago Big Hair Ball 2017: Alchemy Join  Art Noir  for an evening of gilded luxury. This year's Des Moines Art Center  Big Hair Ball  celebrates all things gold with Alchemy: an extravagant night of fashion and entertainment celebrating hair as a contemporary form of self-expression, and features a live runway show with some of Des Moines' finest big hair creations from local salons, barbers, and stylists. The 2017 theme Alchemy is inspired by the Art Center exhibition Alchemy: Transformations in Gold , on view through Friday, May 5. Ages 21+ Ticket Information Des Moines Art Center members get early-bird access to tickets beginning Monday, March 13. Tickets available to the public Monday, March 20. All tickets provide access to the party on the main level and in the courtyard with complimentary boutique experiences for your glamorous finishing touches. Light passed appetizers and a late night snack included. One complimentary signature drink and a full cash bar. VIP Runway Access ($125) – Extremely limited quantities Special access to VIP level with seating directly around the runway, VIP swag bag, access to VIP bar, and 1 VIP drink ticket Buy VIP Runway Access VIP Access ($100) – Limited quantities  Access to VIP level with off-runway seating, VIP swag bag, access to VIP bar, and 1 VIP drink ticket Buy VIP Access Advanced General Admission* ($85 / $65 members)  Day-of General Admission ($100) This is where we party. Cocktail-style, standing-room-only general admission on the main level above the runway. The view from the general admission level includes an abbreviated catwalk experience and live projection of the runway. Buy Advanced General Admission *Advanced sales close at midnight on Friday, May 12 All tickets are will call. Not an Art Center member?  Join today! Event schedule 7:30 pm  Enjoy cocktails, light bites, and boutique experiences 8:30 pm  Runway Show 10 pm Dance party with DJ Mike Utley Des Moines Art Center 4700 Grand Avenue Des Moines, IA 50312

Featuring:
Aveda Institute Des Moines
Bella Salon & Spa
Blondie's by T.Harris
Corey Winegardner
Dapper DSM
G Spot Hair Design
Platinum Kutz
Trixies
Emcee: Sid Juwarker

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