News

Celebrate the Independence Day Holiday Weekend in Ames!

7/2/2015

Get ready to don your red, white and blue and c...

Enjoy Fourth of July Pancakes

7/1/2015

Ames residents are invited to join members of t...

Ames Fireworks on July 3rd!

6/30/2015

The Young Professionals of Ames, in partnership...

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Events

Plant Pals

7/2/2015

Join us and cultivate a real garden at Reiman Gard...

Ames Choral Society Independence Day Concert

7/2/2015

Join the Ames Choral Society for their annual Inde...

Ames Municipal Band Concert

7/2/2015

Come out to the Durham Bandshell and celebrate the...

Dan Wardell's Reading Road Trip

7/2/2015

IPTV's Dan Wardell will bring his Superhero Readin...

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Smart Choice

welcome to ames — you've made a smart choice to visit!

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.