News

New Fall Exhibitions Open August 23 at the Brunnier Art Musueum, Iowa State University

7/28/2016

NEW Fall Exhibitions Open Aug. 23rd at the Brun...

Stephens Auditorium Announces 2016-2017 Performing Arts Season

7/27/2016

The 2016-2017 Performing Arts Series at Stephen...

Reiman Gardens: Entrance and Construction Update

7/26/2016

Temporary construction access to Reiman Gardens...

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Events

Summer Sidewalk Sales

7/30/2016

Take a stroll in Downtown Ames and check out disco...

Ames Main Street Farmers' Market

7/30/2016

Local Iowa vendors/producers offering seasonal fre...

North Grand Farmers' Market

7/30/2016

Locally grown, seasonal fresh vegetables, flowers,...

Live Music at Hotel Pattee

7/30/2016

Take in the talents of Iowa musicians at the beaut...

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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.