Just five minutes east of Downtown Des Moines. Catch roller coasters and racetracks at Adventureland Park and Prairie Meadows. Grab a bite to eat at the newest Johnny's Italian Steakhouse location. Find underwater bowling adventures at Bass Pro Shops, then world famous barbeque at Jethro’s BBQ ‘N Jake’s Smokehouse Steaks. Altoona is the home of a $1 billion, 476,000 square-foot Facebook data center. Catch it all in Altoona—a city within Greater Des Moines.