News

Wild Women of the Woods Registration Now Open

8/3/2015

Wild Women of the Woods, a two-day event, will ...

The Ames Historical Society Receives 2015 Ames Community Grant

8/2/2015

The Ames Historical Society website was launche...

Ames Kids Crafts Camp August 10-14

7/31/2015

Ames Kids Crafts Camp runs Monday, August 10 th...

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Events

Kid's Story Time

8/4/2015

Kid's Story Time at Reiman Gardens features a them...

National Night Out

8/4/2015

The Ames Police Department invites residents to ce...

Skype With Author: Matthew Cody

8/4/2015

All ages are invited to (virtually) meet author Ma...

Escape To The Big Screen

8/4/2015

Escape the ordinary with a free movie on the big s...

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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.