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Adult Spring/Summer Softball
Spring Softball
Adult Summer Softball

 Adult 12" Slow-pitch Men's & Coed Teams; Team Registration ONLY 

  • Registration Period: January 1 - March 1
  • Cost: $100 per team 
  • 4-game schedule played the month of April, 6-9 pm weeknights 

 For additional information, email dmsports@dmgov.org

 Register HERE


Spring Schedule

Coming Soon!


Blarney Blast

Call it the 'Luck of the Irish'; Des Moines Parks and Recreation is offering the Annual Blarney Blast softball tournament to the proud citizens of Des Moines. This tournament mixes a little bit of Ireland with a spring tournament. Games will be played on a weekend in mid March at the Greater Des Moines Softball Complex. Participation fee is $105.00 per team. Registration opens January 1 and continues through March 1. Break out your shillelaghs, it's time to play softball.



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Summer Softball Leagues

Each team receives:

  • 13 regular season games
  • at least one league tournament game

In addition those teams that win either the league or league tournament qualify to participate in the Davis Tournament of Champions, a free event

This means teams can play up to 20 games for the original entry fee!!!!!!!!!!


Adult 12" Slow-pitch Men's, Women's & Coed Teams; Team Registration ONLY

  • Registration Period: February 1 - April 1  
  • Cost: $195 per team 7-game schedule 
  • Cost: $390 per team 14-game schedule
  • 7-week double header schedule played early May - late June & late June - early August; 6-9 pm weeknights
  • 7-game schedule played May 1 - Late June; 6-9 pm weeknights & 11 am to 9 pm weekends 
  • 14-game schedule played May 1 - Mid-August; 6-9 pm weeknights & 11 am to 9 pm weekends  


Register HERE


For additional information, email dmsports@dmgov.org


Adult 12" Fast-pitch Men's; Team Registration ONLY

  • Registration Period: February 1 - April 1
  • Cost: $390 per team 
  • 14-game schedule played from early May - late June, 6-9 pm weeknights 

Fast Pitch Schedule

Coming Soon!


District Fastpitch Tournament

Des Moines Parks and Recreation is hosting the Men’s 12” Fast-Pitch Softball Central Iowa #4 District Tournament, qualifying for State Championship Tournaments. District Tournament games will be played, early July. The field location is the Greater Des Moines Softball Complex, 4980 NE 46th Street, Des Moines, Iowa. The tournament format will be pool play or three game bracket play, depending on the number of entered teams.

Entry Deadline Online: Sunday, June 1 – NO LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED

Entry Fee: $140.00 per team, plus $27.00 per team ASA fee, is required if not a current ASA member.
Teams currently playing in the Des Moines leagues are already ASA registered.

Roster: Official ASA team roster listing a maximum 20 players must be submitted before your fist game.

If you have any questions please contact us at dmsports@dmgov.org or (515)612-4509.

ASA Championship Roster

 For additional information, email dmsports@dmgov.org


Summer Softball Tournament Brackets


Summer Softball League Schedules 


2017 Reclassified Teams

CONGRATULATIONS 2017 Reclassified teams!

2017 Team Classifications

Classifications - Men

Classifications - Coed

Important Softball Information

Click HEREfor the Official Des Moines Park and Recreation Softball Rules.

HERE for Blank Roster Form.

Click HERE for Rainout Policy.

Click HERE for League Competition Levels

Click HERE for Team Classification Information.

Click HERE to see How to Classify Your Team.

Click HERE for Field Locations.

Click HERE for Forfeit Fee Information.



*“I like all of the improvements that have been made with the All-Star game and other tournaments.” – Dustin C. - Softball Participant