News

Octagon Art Festival in Ames on September 28

9/10/2014

The 44th Annual Octagon Art Festival is just...

Main Street Cultural District Certified by Main Street Iowa

9/9/2014

Main Street Iowa representatives were in Ame...

Ames and Iowa State University to host 2016 Beep Baseball World Series

9/8/2014

The National Beep Baseball Association (NBBA...

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Events

Ames Public Library Grand Repening

9/14/2014

Join the Ames Public Library for the Grand Reopeni...

Prairie Moon Summer Music Series

9/14/2014

Enjoy music, wine, woodfired pizza among the grape...

Day Out With Thomas

9/14/2014

Join Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad for an amazing...

Iris, Peony and Unique Plant Sale

9/14/2014

Dazzling, Eye-catching, Exquisite.

Take your g...

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welcome to iowa's absolutely fabulous city!

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.