News

Ames Foundation joins Ames Chamber of Commerce as Affiliate Organization

7/21/2016

The Ames Foundation, in partnership with the Am...

Rummage RAMPage Set for July 29-August 2

7/21/2016

The City of Ames, in partnership with the ISU O...

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Events

Story County Fair

7/25/2016

It's fair time! ...

Colorful Dyes from Plants

7/25/2016

Learn about some of the familiar plants and herbs ...

2016 Beep Baseball World Series

7/25/2016

The World Series of Beep Baseball returns! Enjoy ...

Story County Fair

7/26/2016

It's fair time! ...

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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.