Located downtown Des Moines on 13th Street, between Grand and Locust Streets
Where great coffee is a daily ritual.
Ghost Stories with Maureen
Storytelling like you've never seen it before. Family friendly fun with Maureen Korte. Check her out here.
Thursday, Oct 17th - 7 to 9pm
Indie music has graced our stage for 7 years and we have been blessed by artists like Ellis, Coyote Grace, Martine Locke and James Biehn, just to name a few. Local and touring musicians, beat poets and performance theater artists are all welcome.
Please "Contact Us" button to inquire about performing on the Ritual stage.
Her "tell it like it is" folk pop has been admired around the world. Sample her gutsy lyrics and amazing voice here.
Friday, Oct 18th - 7 to 9 pm
Monday, Nov 5th - 7 to 10 pm
Jesse Villalobos and friends will gather on a Monday to jam and share the love of music with the community.
Women and their friends join for a special Halloween themed dance. Featuring DJ Liz
Sunday, Oct 20th 4 to 7 pm
Local women songwriters gather for a magical night of music, companionship and fun. If you have not yet experienced this, come on out!
Saturday, Nov 2nd 7 pm to 9 pm
"Listening to music at the Ritual is like being in my living room...only better. "
~ anonymous customer
Ritual's Past Life Regressions...
So many artists have blessed our stage. Here are many of them. If you once graced the stage at Ritual and would like to be featured here, please use the "Contact Us" button above.
Always wanted to try your poetry or spoken word in a safe, welcoming space? Ritual Cafe is now that place to try out your talents!
Thursday, Oct 24 7 pm to 9 pm
Come play on our stage! All are welcome. First come, first play.
Thursday, Nov 14th 7 to 9pm
Great meld of jazz and rock, sure to create something spectacular in Ritual's space. Check em out here!
Wednesday, Nov 13th 7 to 9pm
Paul brings Minnesota love and a whole lot of talent. His piano and lyrics are original. check him out here.
Friday, Oct 25th 7 to 9pm