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The Nadas Headline 2020 Kidsfest Event!

January 3, 2020, Des Moines, Iowa – New this year, The Nadas headline Friday night entertainment at the Foundation for Children & Families of Iowa’s Kidsfest, presented by Veridian Credit Union. The Nadas will be live on stage at 7 p.m., January 17 at this favorite family friendly festival! 

The Nadas mix country, rock, alternative, and indie with flawless songwriting and catchy melodies for a crowd-pleasing, family friendly experience.

Kidsfest, returns to the metro area from 6 – 9 p.m. on Friday, January 17 and 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2020.

Kidsfest highlights include: three stages with live entertainment, Veridian Credit Union’s engagement area, Hy-Vee Hometown area featuring KidsFit, bounce houses, make and take stations, games and activities, mascots, super heroes, a two hour concert by the Nadas starting at 7 p.m. on Friday, and much more.

Join with Children & Families of Iowa’s (CFI) fundraising efforts at Kidsfest, presented by Veridian Credit Union. Each year Kidsfest gives central Iowa families a fun, educational, low cost activity that the whole family can enjoy while raising funds for the life changing programs that CFI operates. CFI’s programs positively impacted over 30,000 individuals across the state of Iowa last year.


Friday, January 17, $20 for adults and $10 for children

Saturday, January 18, tickets are $7.50 per person, kids under 1 year of age are no charge. Concert sponsored by Central Bank.

Tickets may be purchased on line at, and at the door throughout the weekend. Families can receive a $2 off coupon for Saturday at area Veridian Credit Union and Hy-Vee locations.

“We are pleased to have The Nadas headlining our Friday evening entertainment thanks to the generosity of Central Bank.” said Amy Stapp-Arpy, Chief Development Officer/VP of Development and Communications. “By attending Kidsfest, your family will be supporting programs that benefit at-risk children and families throughout the state.”

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Kidsfest presented by Veridian Credit Union
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The Nadas, Iowa’s signature alt-rock-country band highlights Friday night entertainment at Kidsfest.
Pictured are: Singers/guitarists Mike Butterworth and Jason Walsmith, bassist Brian Duffey, Neil Stoffregen on keys and drummer Brandon Stone. to learn more about Kidsfest, presented by Veridian Credit Union.


About Children & Families of Iowa

Children & Families of Iowa (CFI) is a local private 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and families throughout Iowa. Headquartered in Des Moines with offices in Ankeny, Fort Dodge, Osceola and Ottumwa, CFI provides services, such as: domestic violence prevention and intervention, teen programs, family support, early childhood development, mental health and substance abuse.


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