News

Celebrate the Independence Day Holiday Weekend in Ames!

7/2/2015

Get ready to don your red, white and blue and c...

Enjoy Fourth of July Pancakes

7/1/2015

Ames residents are invited to join members of t...

Ames Fireworks on July 3rd!

6/30/2015

The Young Professionals of Ames, in partnership...

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Events

Live Music At Snus Hill

7/5/2015

End your perfect weekend with live music at Snus H...

Great Plants For Iowa Series

7/6/2015

Develop knowledge of the wide variety of garden pl...

Puppets And Stories In The Park

7/6/2015

Come out to Bandshell Park for Puppets and Stories...

Kid's Story Time

7/7/2015

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

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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.