Events

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Allyson Walter
Member and Visitor Services Manager
Email
515.956.4567

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Event Calendar

When you're here, everything is possible. Check out our extensive calendar of events to find what is going to happen next.

Events for the Week of Jul 31 Thu - Aug 6 Wed
Jul 31 Thu Ames Municipal Band Concert

The Ames Municipal Band, directed by Michael Golemo, performs an evening concert every Thursday in June and July at the Durham Bandshell.

Jul 31 Thu Wild Warriors Kids Conservation Camp

Prairie Rivers of Iowa is holding Wild Warriors, a kids conservation day camp, July 28 through August 8.

Jul 31 Thu Summer Fashion Show

Come see some of the latest fashions during this show at North Grand Mall!

Aug 1 Fri Wild Warriors Kids Conservation Camp

Prairie Rivers of Iowa is holding Wild Warriors, a kids conservation day camp, July 28 through August 8.

Aug 1 Fri Ames on the Half Shell: Sidecar Rallye

Rock out at Durham Bandshell Park for the Ames Jaycee’s 12th Season of Ames on the Half Shell.

Enjoy the music of Sidecar Rallye tonight at the Bandshell!

Aug 1 Fri Wheatsfield Co-op: Art Opening Wine&Cheese Tasting

Join us as at Wheatsfield Co-operative as we host an art opening for our monthly artist. Sample a selection of wines and cheeses.

Aug 1 Fri Story City’s Movie in the Park

Make an unforgettable memory by watching a free, family-friendly movie under the stars at the Story City Memorial Pool!

Aug 2 Sat Ames Main Street Farmers’ Market

Spend the morning downtown at the Ames Main Street Farmers’ Market!

Aug 2 Sat Reiman Gardens Discovery Stations

Visit Reiman Gardens and see the discovery stations that add a fun, informal activity in the Gardens during the summer that relates to the themed garden areas.

Aug 2 Sat North Grand Farmers Market

Stop by the North Grand Farmers' Market.

Aug 3 Sun Prairie Moon Summer Music Series

Enjoy music, wine, woodfired pizza among the grape vines at Prairie Moon Winery!

Aug 3 Sun Roosevelt Summer Sundays Concert

Enjoy live music on Sunday evenings during the summer at Roosevelt Park.

Aug 4 Mon Defining Ames Exhibit Opening

Join the Ames Historical Society in the opening of their exhibit, Defining Ames: 150 Historic People, Places and Events 1864-2014, in the Main Gallery at the Octagon Center For The Arts.

Aug 4 Mon Wild Warriors Kids Conservation Camp

Prairie Rivers of Iowa is holding Wild Warriors, a kids conservation day camp, July 28 through August 8.

Aug 5 Tue Wild Warriors Kids Conservation Camp

Prairie Rivers of Iowa is holding Wild Warriors, a kids conservation day camp, July 28 through August 8.

Aug 5 Tue O.W.L.S. (Older, Wiser, Livelier Seniors) program

Story County Conservation invites the public to the monthly O.W.L.S. program, "Iowa Bats Fact Killer Fungus"

Aug 5 Tue America's Night Out Against Crime

Join the Ames Police Department for America's Night Out Against Crime!

Aug 6 Wed Wild Warriors Kids Conservation Camp

Prairie Rivers of Iowa is holding Wild Warriors, a kids conservation day camp, July 28 through August 8.

Aug 6 Wed North Grand Farmers Market

Stop by the North Grand Farmers' Market.

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