2022 Farmers Market
Thursdays 4-8 pm starting May 5 through September 29
100, 200 & (sometimes) 300 blocks of 5th Street, West Des Moines
We are excited to welcome you back to our 2022 Valley Junction Farmers Market, an annual tradition in our neighborhood stretching back to the mid-1970s, now in its 34th season in the current format.
Registration open – Vendor registration is open for the 2022 Valley Junction Farmers Market. Here is the link to register online.
Download the 2022 Valley Junction Farmers Market Handbook to learn more about participating in our market!
Nonprofit organizations seeking booth space at our Farmers Market may download this application. Download here: Nonprofit Booth Space Application
Non-mainstage performers (buskers) wishing to perform at the Farmers Market may download this application. Download here: Farmers Market Non-Mainstage Performer Application
During the market, guest services are available at our office, 137 5th Street.
Getting to the market
The Valley Junction Farmers Market is held in the 100 and 200 blocks of 5th Street. View our neighborhood amenity map to see locations of public parking lots and bike racks in Valley Junction. You can take the bus to our market. We recommend the Dart Local Route #72 West Des Moines Loop. You catch the bus at the intersection of 5th and Elm Streets.
Meet our vendors
The Valley Junction Farmers Market offers an interactive map of our vendors so you can find your favorites each week. You can also search for your favorite vendors or products.
Food assistance programs
To help guests afford quality local food at our market, we allow guests to purchase Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) tokens at our market that can be used to purchase eligible products from participating vendors. In addition, we participate in the Double Up Food Bucks program which can double your purchasing power for fresh fruits and vegetables when you purchase SNAP tokens from our office.
Visit our office at 137 5th Street for more information on food assistance programs.