News

2016 Hay & Forage Expo to Focus on Education

5/28/2016

2016 Hay & Forage Expo, the industry's ...

Creative World Champs to be announced at ISU

5/28/2016

It’s the culmination of not only the past...

Bike Night Cancelled in Ames

5/27/2016

Bike Night Cancelled in Ames
Ames Main S...

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Events

Live Music at Snus Hill

5/29/2016

Enjoy live music from Randy Burk & The Prisoners o...

Photo Recipes

5/30/2016

A photography class featuring a collection of "how...

Memorial Day Parade

5/30/2016

Celebrate Memorial Day with a parade through downt...

Beginner Photography

5/31/2016

A four-part class covering the basics of photograp...

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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.