Upcoming Events

DIY in the Junction

February 25, 2017
Discover what YOU can create and learn in Valley Junction!

Spring Gallery Night

April 21, 2017
Visit the wonderful galleries of Historic Valley Junction for an evening of art.

Farmers Market/Music in the Junction

May 4, 2017
Join us for our signature event in Historic Valley Junction – our weekly Farmers Market and Music in the Junction concert series.
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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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