Midwest Local Market

  • Overview

    Outlets of Des Moines will host the Midwest Local Market on Saturday, July 20, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.. The Midwest Local Vendor Market showcases a wide array of home décor, jewelry, clothing, repurposed items, nutritional & wellness products, handmade sewn, crochet & knitted pieces, baked goods & spa items, among many others.

    “Midwest Local Vendor Market gives Outlets of Des Moines shoppers a chance to peruse unique items, many of which are handmade here in Iowa,” states TJ Just, General Manager, Outlets of Des Moines. “It’s a great way to support our local artisans, craftsmen, bakers & collectors,” he concludes.

    Shoppers will save up to 70 percent off on America's favorite brands at Outlets of Des Moines, an open-air lifestyle destination in Altoona, Iowa. Outlets of Des Moines features nationally renowned stores such as Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, Nike Factory Store, Michael Kors, Express Factory Outlet, LOFT Outlet, Converse, Tommy Hilfiger, Under Armour Factory House, Vera Bradley Factory Outlet Store, Levi’s Outlet Store, Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Le Creuset, American Eagle and Lucky Brand.

    Outlets of Des Moines is conveniently located in the heart of Altoona, an entertainment destination featuring Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino, Adventureland Amusement Park, and Bass Pro Shops (take exit 141 off I-80 west and from I-80 east take exit 142). It is also served by public transportation via DART’s Route 17. Visit for schedule details.