News

Traveling to Ames this weekend? U.S. 69 between Huxley and Ames will reopen September 4

9/4/2015

Football fans traveling to Ames on Saturday for...

NBC’s Hit TV Show Last Comic Standing is Back by Popular Demand!

9/3/2015

Due to the overwhelming response to last year&#...

Bureau Welcomes New Staff Members

9/2/2015

The Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau (Bure...

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Events

Friday Afternoon in Campustown

9/4/2015

Say goodbye to summer at the 4th Annual Friday Aft...

Live Music At Snus Hill

9/4/2015

Start your weekend off with live music at Snus Hil...

30 & 3rd Tom And Doug Show

9/4/2015

Come celebrate 3 years of KHOI Community Radio and...

Live Music at Hotel Pattee

9/4/2015

Come out to the beautiful Hotel Pattee for an even...

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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.