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

7/26/2016

It's fair time! ...

Indoor Portrait Photography: Emphasis on Flash

7/26/2016

Join beloved photo instructor Mark Stoltenberg, fo...

Nature Journaling

7/26/2016

Whether you are a budding naturalist, artist, or w...

Terrific Tuesdays: David Casas

7/26/2016

Fast-paced magic, non-stop interaction and comedy ...

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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.