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Hello Kitty fans can buy goodies and souvenirs when the pink truck stops in Gilbert, Arizona. Ranjani Venkatakrishnan/azcentral.com

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Fans and friends of Hello Kitty, get ready for a visit to the metro.

The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck is rolling into West Des Moines for the first time from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. on Saturday.

The popular, all-pink cafe on wheels will be parked at Jordan Creek Town Center at 101 Jordan Creek Parkway in West Des Moines near the Century Theaters.

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The Hello Kitty Cafe Trucks are known for their cookies and macarons, along with a wide variety of collectible Hello Kitty merchandise.

As a special promotion, each guest who spends $25 or more on food purchases will receive a free Hello Kitty Cafe pink mini-tote while supplies last.

New goodies and collectibles

Fans of Hello Kitty can look forward to a new batch of exclusive goodies and limited-edition collectibles, including:

  • Sprinkle T-shirt
  • 4-piece mini-cake set
  • Sequin bow headband
  • Hello Kitty Cafe canvas tote
  • Hello Kitty Cafe cushions

Other best-selling items include:

  • Stainless steel thermal bottles
  • Keychains
  • Bow-shaped water bottles
  • Giant Hello Kitty Cafe chef cookies
  • 5-piece macaron box sets
  • Cafe lunchbox with confetti popcorn.

Following West Des Moines, the Hello Kitty Cafe Truck will continue its 2019 East Coast

tour with a stop in St. Louis, Missouri on June 22.

Since the Hello Kitty Cafe Truck made its debut in October 2014 as part of Sanrio’s first food-related venture, the cafe on wheels has delighted thousands of fans from all over the U.S., drawing crowds of up to hundreds of Hello Kitty lovers at each stop.

To date, two Hello Kitty Cafe trucks have traveled to more than 80 cities across both coasts.

For 2019, 25 new cities have been added to Hello Kitty Cafe Truck’s ever-expanding routes, including Tampa, Florida; Henderson, Nevada and Greensboro, North Carolina.

For updates on upcoming appearances, follow Hello Kitty Cafe Truck on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

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