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Allyson Walter
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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 Aug 23 Sat - Aug 29 Fri
Aug 23 Sat Wheatsfield Co-op: 40th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrate Wheatsfield Cooperative's 40 years of community-ownership with local producers, live music, kids activities, games, free samples and much more!

Aug 23 Sat WildTots: "Hurray for Dirt!"

Join Naturalist Jess Lancial, as you explore dirt through a series of activities, crafts and a snack.

Aug 23 Sat ISU Volleyball Cardinal and Gold Scrimmage

Cheer on ISU!

Aug 23 Sat Reiman Gardens "Discovery Stations"

The discovery stations are family oriented and designed so both youth and adults can participate in the activities.

Aug 23 Sat North Grand Farmers Market

Stop by the North Grand Farmers' Market every Wednesday and Saturday, May - October!

Aug 23 Sat Wedding Dress Preservation Class

Join the Ames Historical Society for a Wedding Dress Preservation Class taught by textile conservator Kate Greder.

Aug 23 Sat Ames Main Street Farmers’ Market

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

Aug 23 Sat Lincoln Highway Days

Head over to Nevada this weekend for the 31st Annual Lincoln Highway Days.

Aug 24 Sun Lincoln Highway Days

Head over to Nevada this weekend for the 31st Annual Lincoln Highway Days.

Aug 24 Sun Cyclone Fan Fest!

Cyclone fans are invited to this annual interactive sports festival that includes autographs, inflatables, face painting, games and more.

Don't forget to have your picture taken with CY!

Aug 24 Sun Prairie Moon Summer Music Series

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

Aug 24 Sun 3rd Annual Caribbean Party

Let Snus Hill Winery take you away with the sweet steal drum sounds of Tropical Steel during the 3rd Annual Caribbean Party.

Aug 24 Sun Veenker's 3 Player Best Shot Classic event

Tee it up for Veenker Memorial Golf Course 3 Player Best Shot Classic event.

Aug 26 Tue Gallery Talk: 150 Years in 50 Minutes

Join the Ames Historical Society for a gallery talk about the Ames Sesquicentennial exhibit.

Aug 27 Wed Art Walk: A Legacy of Murals at Lagomarcino

Join University Museums Interpretation Specialist David Faux in welcoming the newest public art addition to Lagomarcino and the School of Education.

Aug 27 Wed North Grand Farmers Market

Stop by the North Grand Farmers' Market.

Aug 27 Wed Jerrod Niemann with Special Guest Craig Campbell

The Iowa State Center and 2014 Farm Progress show are pleased to present Jerrod Niemann with special guest Craig Campbell in an outdoor concert at the newly renovated Harvester Plaza.

Aug 29 Fri ISU Volleyball vs Stanford

Cheer on ISU!

Aug 29 Fri Friday Afternoon in Campustown

Kick off the 2014 ISU Football season with great live music, a beer garden and fun times on Welch Avenue

Aug 29 Fri Live Music at Snus Hill Winery

Un-wine at Snus Hill Winery every Friday and Sunday this summer.

Tonight, enjoy music by Tony Valdez & Don Jaques.

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