News

Ames Public Library to Unveil New Bookmobile

12/19/2014

Ames Public Library will unveil its new Bookmob...

Sister Act Will Rock the Rafters at Stephens Auditorium on December 18

12/17/2014

Direct from Broadway, SISTER ACT, the hilarious...

Platting Day Closes the Yearlong Sesquicentennial Celebration

12/16/2014

The yearlong Ames sesquicentennial celebration ...

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Events

Santa Express Train

12/19/2014

Join Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad for the Santa ...

Santa Express Train

12/20/2014

Join Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad for the Santa ...

Butterfly Blizzard

12/20/2014

Come in from the cold to experience a different ki...

ISU Fall Graduation

12/20/2014

The Fall 2014 Iowa State Commencement Ceremony wil...

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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.