News

ISU Introduces New Online Printable Public Art Map

4/22/2014

As the weather warms up, many visitors tour ...

Celebrate Singing Choral Festival is April 25

4/17/2014

The Celebrate Singing Choral Festival perfor...

2014 Ames on the Half Shell Season Announced

4/16/2014

The Ames Junior Chamber (Jaycees) is proud t...

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Events

Wheatsfield Co-op "Co-op Neighborhood Clean Up"

4/24/2014

Join Wheatsfield Co-op staff members as we head ou...

Children's Choir: Celebrate Singing Choral Fest

4/25/2014

All choirs will perform individually and then join...

Bring It On, The Musical

4/25/2014

Uniting some of the freshest and funniest creative...

Central Iowa Expo BBQ, Cruise and Brew

4/25/2014

Come to Boone April 25 – 27 for the Central Iowa E...

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Whether you're in town for business, to catch a game or just a quick visit, you'll enjoy an array of options to meet your needs and expenses. During the day you can find local shopping in our downtown boutiques. Hang out in one of our 35 woodland parks. Hop on our 55 miles of bike and pedestrian trails. Take a swing at one of our five different golf courses.