News

Register for the 2nd Annual Local Food Cycle!

7/28/2015

Ride. Eat. Repeat.  With us as we bike eas...

Pedal For The House Bike RIde

7/27/2015

Join us for the Pedal for the House Bike Ride b...

Mountain Biking Clinic August 9

7/24/2015

If you’re looking to learn new skills, in...

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Events

North Grand Farmers' Market

7/29/2015

The North Grand Farmers' Market proudly offers the...

Superheroes And Supervillains Ball

7/29/2015

Get our your cape and tights (or robes and wand, o...

Plant Pals

7/30/2015

Join us and cultivate a real garden at Reiman Gard...

Ames Municipal Band

7/30/2015

Come out to the Durham Bandshell and enjoy the Ame...

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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.