News

Grammy-Award Winning Artist, Jason Mraz, Kicks off US Tour in Ames on March 9

3/6/2015

Atlantic recording artist Jason Mraz has announ...

Co'motion Dance Theater Production of Bach Had 20 Children Takes Place This Weekeend

3/5/2015

Co'Motion Dance Theater presents Bach Had 2...

Main Street Cultural District Welcomes New Executive Director

3/4/2015

The board of directors of the Main Street Cultu...

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Events

Love and Honor: Iowa in the Civil War

3/6/2015

Join ISU Theatre for Love and Honor: Iowa in the C...

Co'Motion Dance: Bach Had 20 Children

3/6/2015

See Ames' only professional modern dance company p...

Ciccotti Art Glass Workshop

3/7/2015

Make your own glass masterpiece during the "Round ...

Big 12 Wrestling Championships

3/7/2015

Come cheer on Iowa State wrestlers as they play ho...

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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.