Outlets of Des Moines to hold several events to celebrate Altoona 150

Altoona, Iowa (July 25, 2018) - Outlets of Des Moines, an open-air lifestyle destination and the region’s first outlet center, will hold several events to help celebrate Altoona’s 150th birthday, the largest community celebration in Altoona history. The Altoona 150 birthday celebration is presented by the Altoona Area Historical Society and will recognize Altoona’s past, present, and future. 

TJ Just, General Manager for Outlets of Des Moines, expressed his enthusiasm for the Altoona 150 celebrations. “Over the past several years, Altoona has become known in central Iowa for its dynamic growth and quality of life. I am proud that New England Development selected this ever-growing community and popular entertainment destination to build Outlets of Des Moines. We are thrilled to be participating in several of the 150th birthday celebrations.”

Fun for the entire family, Altoona 150 events at Outlets of Des Moines include live music, food trucks, arts and crafts, family movie night and the Altoona 150 5K. Events will kick off Thursday, June 26 and run through Saturday, July 28. For details on Altoona 150 events at Outlets of Des Moines, please visit www.OutletsofDesMoines.com and follow Outlets of Des Moines on Facebook @OutletsofDesMoines, Twitter, @OutletsofDSM and Instagram @OutletsofDSM.

About Outlets of Des Moines
Real Brands. Unreal Savings. Save up to 70 percent off on America's most desired brands at Outlets of Des Moines, an open-air lifestyle destination developed by New England Development. Discover popular stores: American Eagle, ASICS, Bath & Body Works, Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Converse, Express Factory Outlet, francesca’s, LOFT Outlet, Lucky Brand, Michael Kors, Nike Factory Store, SKECHERS, Tommy Hilfiger, Vera Bradley, and Under Armour. Located at 801 Bass Pro Drive, NW in Altoona, Iowa, from I-80 west take exit 141 and from I-80 east take exit 142. It is also served by public transportation. DART’s Route 17 service to Altoona has been extended to Outlets of Des Moines. Visit www.RideDart.com for schedule details.

About 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 across the country. New England Development’s growing 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.