Outlets of Des Moines (OutletsofDesMoines.com) continues to bring some of the best names in retail to the Des Moines metropolitan area. With no major outlet center located within 80 miles, Outlets of Des Moines has filled a void in this market and provides residents from throughout Greater Des Moines and the region’s 13.7 million visitors with a popular shopping destination.
Since opening in October 2017, Outlets of Des Moines’ has welcomed Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, Michael Kors Outlet, Old Navy Outlet, American Eagle Outfitters, Bath & Body Works, Lucky Brand, Christopher & Banks, Chocolaterie STAM, Game Day Outlet, The Uniform Outlet, Bass Factory Outlet, and Wilsons Leather. kate spade new york and Eddie Bauer Outlet will be opening this November and Sunglass Hut will open in early 2020.
These retailers are joining the already strong line-up of top brands that include Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Nike Factory Store, Vera Bradley Factory Outlet Store, Express Factory Outlet, Le Creuset, Levi’s Outlet Store, Tommy Hilfiger, LOFT Outlet, and Under Amour Factory House, among others.
In its first two years, Outlets of Des Moines has become an important part of the Altoona and Des Moines communities. The shopping center continues to be a large area employer, creating hundreds of jobs for residents. Outlets of Des Moines offers an array of free events, including the popular Brews and Bites food and craft beer festival, family friendly weekend activities, entertainment and more.
"We are pleased to celebrate our second year in the greater Des Moines area,” says Outlets of Des Moines General Manager TJ Just. “Outlets of Des Moines plays an important role in the community, bringing jobs to the area as well as providing an exceptional shopping experience. Our recent new store announcements have been met with tremendous enthusiasm from our shoppers,” he further notes.
Earlier this year, the Altoona Area Chamber of Commerce presented Outlets of Des Moines with the 2019 Corporate Star Award in recognition of the shopping center’s all-around excellence in business, exceptional customer service, community involvement and a commitment to local youth and nonprofit development.
Located at a regional destination for entertainment and shopping at the intersection of I-80 and US-65 in Altoona, Outlets of Des Moines is ideal for group travel; it is in close proximity to major tourism attractions, such as Adventureland Amusement Park, Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino and Bass Pro Shops.
Outlets of Des Moines
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 developed and managed by New England Development. 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, Lucky Brand, Bass Factory Outlet, Wilsons Leather and coming in November, kate spade new york and Eddie Bauer Outlet.
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 www.RideDart.com for schedule details.
New England Development
For over 40 years, New England Development has taken a creative, entrepreneurial approach to real estate development and management, delivering and sustaining successful projects across a wide range of property types and across the country. New England Development’s robust portfolio of retail projects includes an exciting mix of outlet centers including Outlets of Des Moines in Altoona, Iowa; Asheville Outlets in Asheville, North Carolina; Clarksburg Premium Outlets in Clarksburg, Maryland; Outlets of Little Rock in Little Rock, Arkansas; and Palm Beach Outlets in West Palm Beach, Florida.
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