News

Stephens Auditorium Announces 2016-2017 Performing Arts Season

7/27/2016

The 2016-2017 Performing Arts Series at Stephen...

Reiman Gardens: Entrance and Construction Update

7/26/2016

Temporary construction access to Reiman Gardens...

World Series of Beep Baseball Returns to Ames

7/26/2016

Ames and Iowa State University will host 20 bee...

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Events

North Grand Farmers' Market

7/27/2016

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

Story County Fair

7/27/2016

It's fair time! ...

After Hours Photography

7/27/2016

Capture some of the hidden gems of the Gardens to ...

Ames Art Cinema

7/27/2016

Catch a great film that never came to Ames, Triple...

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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.