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Dogtown Walking Tour

Food and Fun in Dogtown with an Economic Development Twist!

Dogtown Walking Tour

Food and Fun in Dogtown with an Economic Development Twist!


Let’s recover together! We’re encouraging everyone to tip 25% through the summer of 2020.

Edencrest Ribbon Cutting

Our Partners

We are committed to the success of the DSM West Side, and our partners help us accomplish that mission

westside ribbon cutting

Time to Celebrate!

We love to celebrate new businesses, but the Chamber does much more than that!

Welcome to the Des Moines West Side!

The Des Moines West Side Chamber of Commerce is a network of businesses committed to serving our community by supporting and enhancing the unique quality of life and commerce that defines the Des Moines West Side.  The Des Moines' West Side is an established area of our city with a rich history in niche retail and service businesses, higher education, restaurants, boutique professional offices, cultural amenities, and not-for-profits.

COVID 19-Cornonavirus Update

The LINKS below are being kept current as we navigate these challenging times.  All events until the end of June days are currently postponed.   Our office is open by appointment only at this time.  Our weekly E-News will give you more updates and details.  You can sign-up for our E-News here.
You can find more helpful information in the Links below.  Our staff and board are working hard to keep you up to date on the latest information. If you have any questions, you can email us at:

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Shop Local!

Keep the Cheer Here!

Cash prizes include $2,500 grand prize, $1,000 runner up and $500 3rd place!  When you choose to shop local, you are SAVING local.  In effort to grow local business support, Keep the Cheer Here is a partnership between FuseDSM, Des Moines Downtown, and Des Moines West Side Chambers of Commerce.

More Info and Enter Here!

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Dual Membership

As a member of the Des Moines West Side Chamber of Commerce, you will receive a complimentary membership to the Greater Des Moines Partnership. Through this strategic partnership, YOU benefit from the extensive programs and resources that the Partnership offers to the local Chambers of Commerce.

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Visit Des Moines

We are home to much Des Moines culture, art, and history including The Salisbury House, Terrace Hill, The Des Moines Playhouse, The Des Moines Art Center, Moberg Gallery, and many historic Des Moines neighborhoods. There is always something happening in Des Moines!

Catch Des Moines

Welcome New Members

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