Orchard Place Events

Moonlight Classic

Join us for the 5th Annual Moonlight Classic! Music, food, prizes, costumes, lights...and a fabulous bike ride in the moonlight through downtown Des Moines! All proceeds support the children and programs of Orchard Place. Learn more about individual/team registration, event day activities, corporate sponsorship and volunteer opportunities!

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Spelling Bee

The Orchard Place Spelling Bee is a one of a kind event! You can literally pay for your mistakes, bribe judges and win prizes for most creative team name, best costumes, best cheering section and most bribe money raised. All proceeds benefit the children and programs of Orchard Place. Bring your sense of humor and leave spellcheck at home!

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Event Volunteers

Rewarding, fulfilling and fun are just a few words used by our volunteers to describe their experience at Orchard Place. Last year, more than 400 people supported Orchard Place by volunteering. If you're interested in becoming a volunteer, there are many ways to make a difference in the life of a child.

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