Special Events

Whether it be during the season or over the summer, there is no shortage of special events hosted by the Iowa Wild. Take a look below at all of the fun things we do and be sure to check back to see what new events are added over the course of the year!

Tame the Hunger

Since it's conception in 2017, Tame the Hunger has been a staple event for the Iowa Wild every season. With the help of presenting sponsor, Affinity Credit Union, the Iowa Wild spend an entire day packaging meals to benefit children and families associated with the Des Moines Public Schools Success Program. To date, the Wild have packed 221,000 meals! To learn more on how to be involved, click the more info button.

Hockey & Heels

It's ladies night out with the Iowa Wild! Join select Iowa Wild players and coaches at Wells Fargo Arena for fun activities and learn in-depth information about a day in the life of a professional hockey player! 

Wild on the Green

Each fall, fans come enjoy a day of golfing with Iowa Wild players and coaching staff for the Iowa Wild's annual Wild on the Green outing! All proceeds benefit the Iowa Wild's community initiative, Tame the Hunger. The goal for Tame the Hunger is to package as many meals as possible for families in the Des Moines community that struggle with food insecurities. Last year, we packaged over 48,000 meals and plan to reach 50,000 meals this year!

Wild About Fishing

Join Iowa Wild Staff and Crash in a fishing event presented by Fleet Farm! Held at Gray's Lake Park, kids and their parents can come out to fish with Crash and the Iowa Wild staff. 

Pucks & Pins

The Iowa Wild hit the lanes with the best fans in the AHL during our Pucks & Pins bowling event. On a night full of fun with your favorite Iowa Wild players, money is raised to help benefit Tame the Hunger. 

Iowa Wild Poker Tournament

Head out to Prairie Meadows Casino & Hotel for a night of poker with Iowa Wild players. Knock a player out of the tournament and you'll walk home with the jersey right off his back!

Summer Block Party

Come hang out with the Iowa Wild at our Summer Block Party, presented by Home Solutions of Iowa! There will be music, street hockey, an appearance by your favorite mascot, Crash, and more!

Paint the Ice Preseason Event

Come paint the ice with us before our season begins! The Iowa Wild is hosting our preseason Paint the Ice event, presented by CertaPro Painters. There are 50 slots available for each of the three sessions. Sign up at the link below!