News

Platting Day Closes the Yearlong Sesquicentennial Celebration

12/16/2014

The yearlong Ames sesquicentennial celebration ...

Lyon Named Next Reiman Gardens' Director

12/15/2014

Edward Lyon has been named director of Reiman G...

An Irish Christmas Celebration at Stephens Auditorium December 16

12/13/2014

The Iowa State Center will host an Irish Christ...

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Events

Ames 150: Platting Day

12/17/2014

Join the community of Ames for the Ames 150 Platti...

Holiday Craft Drop-In at the Library

12/17/2014

Stop by Ames Public Library for a Holiday Craft Dr...

Ames Chamber Artists Holiday Concert

12/17/2014

Ames Chamber Artists will perform a concert on Sat...

Sister Act

12/18/2014

Sister Act hits the stage at Stephens Auditorium o...

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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.