News

Lucky Star Market Set to Return to Ames on Saturday, May 30th at ISU Research Park

5/4/2015

For the 4th time in the past 2 years, Ames...

Downtown Ames business owner recognized as “Volunteer of the Year”

5/3/2015

Volunteers come in all shapes and sizes; Hugo K...

Two road construction projects planned for U.S. 69 between Ankeny and Ames in 2015

5/2/2015

Two road construction projects on U.S. 69 betwe...

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Events

Trio Voce

5/5/2015

Join the Ames Town & Gown for Trio Voce, a piano, ...

Art Walk

5/6/2015

Come and welcome artist Sarah Grant to campus to c...

North Grand Farmers' Market

5/6/2015

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

Art Mart

5/7/2015

Come check out the Art Mart, an annual sale of art...

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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.