News

Main Street Cultural District selects 2017 President and Board

9/28/2016

The Ames Main Street Cultural District (MSCD) i...

Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig's Big Splash

9/27/2016

Who:      Peppa Pig Li...

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Events

ISU Football vs. Baylor

10/1/2016

Join the Cyclones in Jack Trice Stadium as they ta...

Cyclone Stampede Rodeo

10/1/2016

This student run rodeo brings fun for all ages!...

Ames Main Street Farmers' Market

10/1/2016

Local Iowa vendors/producers offering seasonal fre...

North Grand Farmers' Market

10/1/2016

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

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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.