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Valley Junction

217 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265-4719
+1 515-222-3642
Review Highlights
A good place to look around.

we love the Farmers Market and in the summer and Jingle in the Junction in December. Their are so... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
West Des Moines, Iowa
Small town atmosphere in the city

Perfect for live music or dining or shopping or all of the aforementioned. Food choices for every... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“farmers market” (18 reviews)
“unique shops” (14 reviews)
“des moines” (22 reviews)
217 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265-4719

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we love the Farmers Market and in the summer and Jingle in the Junction in December. Their are so many neat shops to visit while in Valley Junction.

Thank X5280GLdennisd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect for live music or dining or shopping or all of the aforementioned. Food choices for every taste. People watching and the local neighborhood feel.

Thank matthewd461
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Love this place! Sooooooo old school. From local food spots to bars it is the place! Go to the old movie theatre and check out the costumes they have amazing!

Thank Jacqueline M
Reviewed 14 November 2017

The best part of Valley Junction is you are supporting your local West Des Moines economy. These are hard working owners that are trying to make a difference. Very friendly indeed.

Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 26 October 2017

It has a quaint feel. The stores are mostly smaller and the owners that I encountered were friendly and helpful.

Thank pollyreid
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Valley Junction is a great place to spend an afternoon shopping and exploring unique shops and boutiques. There is a vintage store, many boutiques, a few pubs, a coffee shop, Iowa store and more. It's a great place to kill a few hours!

Thank Meghan J
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I heard about the downtown area in Valley Junction and went to check it out. The shops are so quaint. There was an Antique Jamboree happening and that was fun as well. Great restaurants, Wines of Iowa has free tastings and some really good wines...More

Thank Cswanson29
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Very nice , great food and music. Loved the small shops and outdoor markets. Free parking. Big crowd , sidewalks were a bit tight with my other inlaws wheel chair.

Thank oregon669
Reviewed 3 October 2017

They have the best costume shop in Valley Junction. Anything theatrical you will find there, makeup, jewelry. The place is jammed packed with stuff. Halloween costumes are a plenty.

Thank Tana G
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Some good shops and some restaurants, but reason I go is to people watch. Especially Thursday night farmer's market in the summer.

Thank Randy K
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Tisha M
16 October 2017|
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Response from Cswanson29 | Reviewed this property |
No, everything closes early
Merila K
10 October 2015|
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