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Annual Dinner & 100-Year Celebration

Join us at the newly remodeled Val Air Ballroom to experience the heart of West Des Moines at our Annual Dinner celebration. Immerse yourself in an evening of festivities, fine dining, and the creation of cherished memories. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with our city’s rich heritage in a setting that blends history with modern elegance.

Raccoon River Palooza

Raccoon River Palooza is a FREE family-friendly, rain-or-shine event and everyone is invited! Raccoon River Palooza is a Summer festival celebrating the West Des Moines community and outdoor recreation! Attractions for the event include live music, cardboard boat races, a vendor fair with fun activities for kids, a beverage tent featuring craft beer, food trucks, and so much more!

2024 West Metro Golf Par-Tee

Join the West Des Moines, Urbandale and Clive Chambers for the annual golf event on Thursday, August 22nd at Beaver Creek Golf Course in Grimes. Golfers will have the option to pick between a morning and afternoon shotgun time during their registration. Format: 4-person best ball.

Upcoming Events & Programs

Experience the BEST of West Des Moines

West Des Moines is the BEST Des Moines! We appreciate you taking a moment to learn more about the place we call home. As you flip through 515 West, we hope you’ll fall in love with everything that makes WDM special. It is our goal to create the most welcoming, inclusive, and accessible city to live, work, and play. We look forward to sharing our City with you and can’t wait for you to GO WEST!

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Welcome to our New Members from March 2024

Our mission is to champion all things West Des Moines by strengthening our area companies, providing personalized resources and attracting a top workforce to position WDM as the best suburban city in America.

Discover Your Path to Prosperity

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I have never been more excited about the future of our city. The relationship between the city and the West Des Moines Chamber has never been stronger.

Mayor Russ Trimble

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“The WDM Chamber has helped me grow professionally through networking and has provided me a strong sense of belonging.”

-Heather Raver, Anytime Fitness

West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce
650 S. Prairie View Drive, Suite 110
West Des Moines, IA 50266
Phone — 515.225.6009
E-mail — info@wdmchamber.org

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