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Valley Junction

217 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265-4719
+1 515-222-3642
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Wonderful Escape

Valley Junction is a historic shopping district that has stayed very current. There are such a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
FunMom4Boys
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Des Moines, Iowa
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Farmers market

Thursday night is farmers market in vally Junction. There are many food vendors so you can have... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Karla C
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
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“farmers market” (20 reviews)
“unique shops” (14 reviews)
“des moines” (23 reviews)
LOCATION
217 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265-4719
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+1 515-222-3642
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Valley Junction is a historic shopping district that has stayed very current. There are such a variety of stores and currently they're 100% locally owned. There are antique stores, restaurants, boutiques, and specialty shops. The barber has been the same man and same location for...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thursday night is farmers market in vally Junction. There are many food vendors so you can have dinner listen to a live band and buy some great vegetables

Thank Karla C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is very fun place to visit. Not only is there neat and interesting shops, there’s also Farmer’s Markets and free live bands that setup outside and perform all day. It’s a fun place you can bring your family and friends. But you can also...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this cute little area and they have a great farmers market. The music is great to listen too and fun activities.

Thank Megan M
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Had some really cool shops. We went mainly looking at the antique shops but we slipped into several other local places. Nice to see local shops so busy, very friendly. The Memory Lane antique shop is awesome 5 star

Thank nlmoenck
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

We strolled through. Alley Junction, visiting the clothing boutiques, bead store, Wines of Iowa shop , Art galleries, pubs, and restaurants. Not to be missed in Nan’s Nummies, a candy store and bakery. Yum.

Thank wbee2016
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Great find with lots of unique shops and restaurants. Fun way to spend the day. lots of antique shops. Wines of Iowa and Nams Nummies!

Thank EWC11
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I personally visited many of the antique and collectible shops and found many items which were very fond not only of my memories but to add to my own personal collection. Some were found it Memory Lane others at McIntyres Antiques and Collectibles at 817...More

Thank REIKE P
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Always enjoy visiting Valley Junction when in West Des Moines. Love the quaint shops, coffee shops and restaurants!

Thank 5schr0eders
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We had such a fun time at valley junction. I’m sad I’ve never been there before. So many good shops and places to eat. Cannot wait to return!

Thank Shelby A
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Tisha M
17 October 2017|
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Response from Cswanson29 | Reviewed this property |
No, everything closes early
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Merila K
10 October 2015|
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Response from Kristi M | Reviewed this property |
There is one just off Fleur Drive by Grays lake called Jasper Winery. That's the only one in town that I know of
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