News

Dinkey Day Celebrates the Ames Sesquicentennial!

9/19/2014

The commemoration of Ames’ 150th anniv...

Apply Today for an Ames Community Grant

9/18/2014

Make a smart choice this year and apply for ...

Ames, Iowa, Named one of the 10 Best College Towns, 2014 by Livability.com

9/16/2014

Ames, Iowa, has been named one of the 10 Bes...

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Events

Prairie Moon Summer Music Series

9/21/2014

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

ISU Soccer vs. South Dakota State

9/21/2014

Come cheer on the Iowa State Cyclones as they take...

STORY! Festival

9/21/2014

There will be plenty of stories to go around at th...

Ames 150: Cemetery Walk

9/21/2014

In honor of the Ames Sesquecentennial, this Cemete...

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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.