Upcoming Events

Pumpkin Walk & Chillin’ in the Junction

October 26, 2014
Trick-or-treat and fill your belly with chili!

Holiday Open House

November 8, 2014
Kick off the Season of Giving in Historic Valley Junction with prizes, refreshments, free gift-wrapping and helping a good cause!

Jingle in the Junction

November 20, 2014
Celebrate the holidays at Jingle in the Junction!
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Our History

Established in 1846, incorporated in 1893 and renamed West Des Moines in 1938. As the original downtown district, we are the community's heart and soul. We have been a Main Street Iowa community since 1987.

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Our District

We are Historic Valley Junction – home to over 150 specialty shops, restaurants, and services and the single largest collection of independent businesses in Greater Des Moines. Great things come together at the Junction!

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