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Ames Ford Lincoln
123 Airport Rd
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.1913
Fax: 515.233.5742
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At Ames Ford Lincoln we promise you our best price upfront and in writing, a relaxed shopping experience, a non-commissioned sales staff and a 7-day return and 30-day exchange policy. Buy happy.
Ames Main Street Farmers' Market
400 Block of Main Street
(In Tom Evans Plaza)
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.3472
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The Ames Main Street Farmers' Market brings local food and fun to the heart of Ames. Discover something new every Saturday, May through September.
Ames Silversmithing
220 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.0080
800.239.0080
Fax: 515.232.4455
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Designers and creators of fine jewelry in gold, silver and platinum. The finest selection of diamonds, gemstones and pearls in the area.
Antiques Iowa
1639 Broad St
Story City, IA 50248
515.733.9311
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Iowa's largest antique mall on Interstate 35 north of Des Moines. Open daily 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Our 18,000 sq. ft. mall is full of collectibles, vintage items and antiques from over 125 dealers.
Brown's Shoe Fit Company
306 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.6633
Fax: 515.663.4978
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Men's and women's quality footwear. Brands like Red Wing, Keen, Born, New Balance, Asics, Clarks, Dansko, Saucony, Ugg, Taos and Naot.
Campustown Action Association
114 Welch Ave
Ames, IA 50014
515.450.8771
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Ames' Campustown hosts a thriving night life, great restaurants and exciting shopping options. Events held throughout the year add to the fun atmosphere of the district.
Celebrations Wedding & Party Store
120 Kellogg Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.268.9333
Fax: 515.268.9334
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Party supplies and greeting cards. Large selection of rental items for special events including chairs, tables, linens, chair covers, centerpieces and more.
Chocolaterie Stam
230 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.0656
888.319.7826
Fax: 515.232.0676
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Walk in and be tempted by over 40 varieties of European chocolate bonbons, gelato, cookies and more. Enjoy the atmosphere of this unique chocolate and full-service coffee shop.
Ciccotti Art Glass
2306 258th St
Ames, IA 50014
515.231.1267
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Experience a hot glass studio! Watch a professional, try it yourself, or purchase a unique piece from the gallery. Open Monday through Saturday. Private demonstrations and workshops can also be arranged.
Coe's Floral and Gifts
2619 Northridge Pkwy
Ames, IA 50010
515.292.5432
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Your full-service florist and home decor store. We specialize in unique and outstanding fresh and floral silk arrangements for everyday, weddings and special events.
Cooks' Emporium
313 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.4272
800.499.4272
Fax: 515.233.6048
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Kitchenware for creative cooking. Cooking classes most Saturdays. Answers to all of your cooking needs.
Dogtown University
217 Welch Ave
Ames, IA 50014
515.296.4651
Fax: 515.296.4654
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Iowa State apparel. Unique designs. Custom screen printing and embroidery.
Duck Worth Wearing
232 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.4901
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Unique, quality consignment shop. Wide variety of "next to new" children's clothing, toys, books, games, maternity clothing and nursery items. The Loft, across the street, carries teen and young adult clothing.
Emerhoff's Footwear
215 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.3473
Fax: 515.232.7753
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Men's and women's shoes, handbags and accessories, specializing in hard-to-fit sizes and widths.
Everts Flowers, Home & Gifts
329 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.5634
800.909.5634
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Premier Ames area florist since 1922. Unparalleled lines of permanent florals and hand selected fresh cut flowers. Vast displays of home interiors and gifts for all occasions.
Gallery 319
310 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.2354
Fax: 515.233.1490
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Specialists in custom conservation framing. Over 50 local and regional artists represented. Largest selection of mouldings and mats in Ames. Computerized image of final framing before ordering. Where custom framing is an art.
George White Chevrolet
US Hwy 30 & 69 S
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.2211
Fax: 515.233.1402
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Over 40 years in business. Local family owned and operated. We make all your automotive needs easy.
Gilger Designs
236 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.0678
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Gilger's family owned art gallery is where you'll find truly unique jewelry and art that's in a league of its own. Think green and turn your old gold into attention grabbing one-of-a-kind originals.
Great Stuff, Selective Consignment
312 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.1396
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Selective consignment shop displayed in showroom settings. Featuring two levels of furniture, home accessories, antiques and so much more to meet your wants and needs.
Hokel Machine Supply
224 Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.6505

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Ames' oldest and most complete supplier of repair parts for industrial, commercial, farming and construction businesses. "We'll keep your business running."
Hy-Vee
640 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.1961
Fax: 515.232.0880
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Features full line grocery, pharmacy and home products. Also serves ready-to-eat, take-out or dine-in, Chinese Express, Italian Express, Salad Bar and Hy-Vee’s Kitchen.
Hy-Vee
3800 W Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50014
515.292.5543
Fax: 515.292.9356
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Features full line grocery, pharmacy and home products. Also serves ready-to-eat, take-out or dine-in, Chinese Express, Italian Express, Salad Bar and Hy-Vee’s Kitchen.
Hy-Vee Drugstore
500 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.9855
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"Voted Best Pharmacy in Story County" for three years in a row! Large selection of wine and spirits, Gift Shoppe items and gourmet foods!
Interstate All Battery Center
220 Airport Rd
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.7101
Fax: 515.232.1389
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More than just car batteries! We are powering the things that make life better. Providing "Outrageously Dependable" service for over 10 years.
Iowa State University Book Store
2229 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50011
515.294.5684
800.478.0049
Fax: 515.294.5669
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Shop the Iowa State University Book Store for your ISU clothing and gift needs, plus course materials, art and office supplies, computer supplies and general books.
JAX Outdoor Gear
4723 W Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50014
515.292.2276
Fax: 515.292.4540
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JAX provides quality gear and apparel for outdoor enthusiasts and athletes. The knowledgeable staff is dedicated to providing a courteous and enjoyable shopping experience.
Loft, The
233 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.9053
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A trendy, unique, stylish resale shop for teens, college-age students, men and women. A huge inventory of all the latest brands at prices you can afford!
Lucky Star Market

Ames, IA 50010
515.450.2302
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A one-day shopping experience that features vendors selling hand-made crafts, jewelry, clothing, vintage goods and art. The event includes festive food and drink and family-friendly activities throughout the day.
Lyla's Boutique
404 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.4941
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Fun, chic, modern clothing, shoes for the woman in love with life and shopping! Lyla's offers quality boutique merchandise and exceptional service at affordable prices. Refreshments while you shop...Just come see what we can offer you!
Main Street Cultural District
312 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.3472
Fax: 515.232.9124
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More than 50 locally owned, specialty retail shops and restaurants. Events include Farmers' Market, ArtWalk, 4th of July Parade and Festival, MusicWalk, Oktoberfest and Snow Magic.
Massage Heights
637 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.7359
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Healthy living begins here. Our licensed, registered and certified massage therapists provide a variety of therapeutic massage treatments customized to address your individual needs.
Moorman Clothiers
226 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.3261
Fax: 515.663.8782
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Quality apparel for men and women: St. Croix, Geiger, Hart Shaffner and Marx. Polo, Tommy Bahama, Brighton and Cutter & Buck. Tuxedos for weddings and proms.
Mucky Duck Pub/Ames British Foods
3100 S Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.598.5127
Fax: 515.598.5158
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The Mucky Duck Pub offers a family-friendly, British-pub-style dining and drinking environment and is the new home of Ames British Foods.
Nature's Touch Jewelry
311 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.6179
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Discover a unique jewelry boutique! Jewelry from more than 60 artists. Most items under $75. Credit card cases, small tapestry bags, paperweights, Baggallini and more. Fashion jewelry repair.
North Grand Farmers' Market
2801 N Grand Ave
Ames, IA 50010
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Locally grown, seasonal fresh vegetables, flowers, eggs and herbs plus baked goods, soap, baskets and more. Located at JCPenney parking lot, North Grand Mall: Wednesdays (3 – 6 p.m.) and Saturdays (8 a.m. – 1 p.m.), May through October.
North Grand Mall
2801 Grand Ave
Ames, IA 50011
515.232.3679
Fax: 515.232.3086
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JCPenney, Younkers, Kohl’s, T.J. Maxx and a lineup of your favorite national and local specialty stores.
Octagon Center for the Arts
427 Douglas Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.5331
Fax: 515.232.5088
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The Octagon Center for the Arts is a community art center providing gallery exhibits, art classes for children and adults and an art shop featuring Iowa artists.
Party Time Rental
302 S 3rd St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.4067
Fax: 515.233.1936
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We specialize in party supplies and rentals with a variety of items to help you celebrate weddings, graduations, birthdays and anniversaries. Check out www.partytimeames.com or email us at partytime@vanwall.com.
PCI Academy
309 Kitty Hawk Dr
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.7250
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PCI Academy trains cosmetology, esthetics and massage therapy students. Providing beauty services to the public since 1978.
PhotoSynthesis
317 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.8050
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Exclusive Ames gifts: art coasters, metal photo cuff bracelets, metal commemorative ornaments, and more! Stop by to see what we can print on for you!
Prairie Moon Winery and Vineyards
3801 W 190th St
Ames, IA 50014
515.232.2747
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Located 3 miles north of Ames. We are a family owned winery that makes all wines on premise and have 12 acres of our own vineyards. Stop in to try our statewide known Honeymoon Red.
Quilting Connection
238 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.3048
Fax: 515.956.4550
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Retail shop selling quality fabric and supplies. Classes available. Husqvarna Viking sewing machine sales and service. More than 8,000 bolts of fabric. Knowledgeable, friendly staff.
Random Goods
330 Main Street
Ames, IA 50010
515.292.2420
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Random Goods is a resale/consignment and costume shop located in downtown Ames. We offer new and gently used items such as current clothing styles, vintage clothing, purses, jewelry, costumes, accessories, shoes, furniture, housewares and much more!
Skunk River Cycles
308 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.0322
Fax: 515.232.7564
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Full-service, custom fitting, 75+ years experience, local cycle maps and more. “Top 100 bike shop,” consumers poll 2006. Voted “Best Bike Shop of Story County” in 2010, 2011 and 2013.
Snus Hill Winery - Madrid
2183 320th St
Madrid, IA 50156
515.795.3535
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Rural, peaceful, award-winning winery with scenic views from multi-level decks. Gorgeous tree shaded lawn, tasting room and gift shop. Live music on Fridays and Sundays during warm weather. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday.
Sports Page
North Grand Mall
2801 Grand Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.4111
Fax: 515.232.0370
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Full range of footwear, sporting goods, equipment and apparel.
Tangerine Zebra
219 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.661.2422
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Ames most unique antique shop! Antiques and vintage home decor, funky finds and one-of-a-kind vintage deocarting. Hours open: M-T-W-F-S (10 a.m. - 5 p.m.), TH ( 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.) and some Sundays.
Target
320 S. Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.663.9500
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Target Corporation serves guests in 49 states nationwide and at Target.com. We're committed to providing a fun and convenient shopping experience, with unique products at affordable prices.
The Salon in Ames
323 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.2235
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Our commitment is to provide the latest hair styles and beauty products that will inspire our clientele to greater personal and professional successes.
Wheatsfield Cooperative
413 Northwestern Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.4094
Fax: 515.233.0040
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Organic and natural food co-op featuring local items. Departments include produce, meat and poultry, bulk and grocery items, beer and wine, books, supplements, bakery, health and beauty. Deli and salad bar available. Open to public.
Whimze Boutique
429 Douglas Avenue
Ames, IA 50010
515-233-4585
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Fashions for your every whim! Fun, funky clothing and accessories for every woman's lifestyle. A unique boutique especially for Ames! We are located on Douglas Avenue...just off of Main Street.
Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop
213 Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.956.3145
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Specialty store focused on backyard birdfeeding and nature. Products include bird feeders, baths, binoculars, hardware, garden decor and more. We bring people and nature together and can help you discover a refuge in your backyard.
Wilson Toyota and Scion
2212 S Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.4081
Fax: 515.232.0234
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Wilson of Ames is a Toyota and Scion dealer. We are grateful to be a part of the Ames community and are proud supporters of the Iowa State Cyclones!
Worldly Goods
223 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.4568
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Worldly Goods, a retail store staffed by volunteers, showcases fair-trade items from around the world.