Upcoming Events

Spring Gallery Night

April 10, 2015
Visit the wonderful galleries of Historic Valley Junction for an evening of art.

Earth Day in the Junction 5K & Kids Fun Run

April 19, 2015
Celebrate the earth during this fun event!

Cinco de Mayo Festival

May 2, 2015
Travel south of the border in Historic Valley Junction for our 10th Annual Festival Cinco de Mayo!
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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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