The City of Windsor Heights, Iowa is a unique community that has a distinctive niche as a top quality small community within Iowa’s major metropolitan area. It is unmatched in its strategic location, convenient to all of the metropolitan and suburban amenities while offering affordable housing, business opportunities and a strong sense of community.
Whether you’re looking for shopping, dinner and drinks or recreational activities throughout the year, Windsor Heights has it all within its city limits. Colby Park is the main park in Windsor Heights and has been recently redeveloped to include a playground, pavilion, ball field and Community Center. Colby Park also hosts events through the year like the Living Culture Series, Summer Movies in the Park, yoga and live music. Colby Park also joins up with the Greenbelt trail which runs throughout the city and connects with other trails in the Central Iowa Trail System.
Windsor Heights hosts many community events throughout the year like the Spring Easter Egg Hunt and Bingo at the Elks Lodge every Tuesday and Thursday. Runners can lace up their shoes and hit the streets for the Windsor Heights Annual Mini-Marathon that’s held in the early summer. July 4th marks the Annual Fourth of July Celebration that features a parade, music, excellent food and, of course, fireworks! The first week of October is the city’s annual Oktoberfest celebration that brings together the community to enjoy everything German!
Thanks to the convenient location of Windsor Heights, residents have easy access to popular Des Moines Metro area events and attractions like the Blank Park Zoo, the Iowa Cubs, the Science Center of Iowa, the Des Moines Arts Festival and the Des Moines Farmers Market. The Catch Des Moines website is where you can find information on events and entertainment around Windsor Heights and the Des Moines Metro area. For detailed information about living, working and playing in Winsdor Heights, Windsor Heights Online has all the information you need!
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