News

Drink in Art at BAM Happy Hour

8/26/2016

Brunnier Art Museum (BAM) Happy Hour
Fri...

Fountain of Four Seasons 75th Anniversary Celebration

8/24/2016

Fountain of the Four Seasons 75th Anniversary C...

63rd Annual Farm Progress Show Returns to Boone, Iowa

8/22/2016

Penton Agriculture’s Farm Progress Show, ...

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Events

Reuse, Re-purpose Recycle Market

8/28/2016

Experience a street market like atmosphere where a...

Live At The Crib

8/28/2016

Spend a relaxing afternoon at the winery with live...

Live Music at Snus Hill

8/28/2016

Enjoy live music from Boomerang on your Sunday aft...

Nature Connects® Artist's Challenge

8/28/2016

Showcasing the work of local artists using LEGO® b...

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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.