Imperial Court of Iowa, Inc  Founded 1992

Ad pricing 2017

Full Page - $125; Half Page - $75;
Quarter Page $50;
Picture Page Sponsorship - $25
Our program will be 8.5"x11" and full color. All ads must be camera ready including a quarter inch border and must be submitted in one of the following formats: TIFF or JPEG. Ad deadline is September 1, 2017. Money orders or court checks must accompany all ads submitted or payment can be made through PayPal. Electronic ads are encouraged and may be submitted to
Remit Payment to:
The Imperial Court of Iowa; P.O. Box 1491
Des Moines, Iowa 50306-1491

Below times are TENTATIVE and will be updated.

Please join Emperor Ken & Empress Abolta for their step-down weekend.

Thursday, September 21st

  • In-Town Show - The Garden Nightclub— 112 SE 4th Street
    • Cocktails @ 7 PM
    • Show @ 8 PM

Friday, September 22nd

  • Hospitality - Host Hotel
    • 12 PM to 4 PM
    • 10 PM to 2 AM
  • Out-of-Town Show/Bar Tour ~ $15
    • Cocktails @ 5 PM
    • Show from 6 to 9 PM
      • The Garden Nightclub—112 SE 4th Street
      • Busing from 4:00-6pm to the Garden
  • Bar Tour starts @ 9pm to 2:30am
    • Bus will circle from Garden, Saddle and Host Hotel.

Saturday, September 23rd

  • Hospitality -
    • 10 AM TO 4 PM
    • 30 minutes after Coronation to 2 AM ~ The RoofTop 502 E Grand Ave

A Silver Jubilee - Honoring the past and looking towards the future.
Ticket Prices ~ $60

  • Doors/Hors D'oeuvre's @ 5 PM;
  • Opening Ceremony @ 6 PM
    • Wooly’s—504 E Locust Street
  • Shuttles from Host Hotel to Wooly's from 4-6 pm - Restart at 10:30pm to 2:30am to hotel and Rooftop.

Sunday, September 24th

  • Victory Brunch – $25 - 11 AM ~
    • Street Car 209 - 502 E Grand Ave.
  • Victory Party Beer Bust/Show - 2PM
    • Blazing Saddle—416 E. 5th St

A Weekend Multi-Pass will be available for $90 a $10 SAVINGS!!!!!!!!

We are pleased to Announce we will have  Queen Mother I of the Americas - Empress Nicole the Great in attendance at Coronation XXV.


Quality Inn and Suites, Events Center (soon to be Comfort Inn)
929 3rd Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
Room Rate is $120.00 plus Tax
Ask for Imperial Court of Iowa Block when making reservations


Check in is 3pm and Check out is 11am

This Des Moines hotel features many full-service amenities and features, including:
Free breakfast
Free WiFi
Free weekday newspaper
Indoor heated pool
Exercise room

All rooms have hair dryers, coffee makers, TVs and safes. Some rooms come equipped with refrigerators, microwaves and whirlpools.

Coronation Weekend Tickets

List of Venues for Coronation XXV Weekend.

Quality Inn soon to be Comfort Inn - 929 3rd St.

The Garden Night Club - 112 SE 4th St

Blazing Saddle - 416 E. 5th St

Woolys (coronation) - 504 E. Locust St

Streetcar 209/Rooftop - 502 E Grand Ave

1.5 miles to all Venues.   Venues are marked with Yellow stars