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Upcoming Events

Main Street Iowa Restaurant Week

September 15, 2017
Join us to eat and love local at Valley Junction's restaurants, bakeries, and coffee shops!

Chili in the Junction

September 23, 2017
A chili mecca is coming to Valley Junction!

Farmers Market/Music in the Junction – Season Finale!

September 28, 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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