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Calendar of Events

  • May 19

    WildTots

    • Sun / May 5, 2019 Sun / May 19, 2019
    • 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm / McFarland Park, 56461 180th St, Ames

    • Sundays, May 5, 12, 19   |  Registration is required the Tuesday prior to each program. McFarland Park provides a perfect outdoor classroom for growing and developing toddlers and preschoolers. Com...
  • May 19

    National Bike to Work Week Events

    • Mon / May 13, 2019 Sat / May 18, 2019
    • All Day / City Hall, 515 Clark Ave, Ames

    • May is National Bike Month. Mayor John Haila and Ames City Council members are kicking off National Bike to Work Week! May is National Bike Month, and National Bike to Work Week is May 13 to 17. Ames ...
  • May 19

    Placement Auditions for the Ames Children’s Choirs

    • Mon / May 13, 2019 Thu / May 30, 2019
    • 12:00 am – 12:00 am

    • Please contact info@ameschildrenschoirs.org or (515) 290-1422 to receive more information about the program and/or to arrange for location and a specific audition time. Do you like to sing?  Do you l...
  • May 19

    Della Viti: Handlebar Happy Hour

    • Mon / May 13, 2019 Fri / May 17, 2019
    • 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm / Della Viti, 323 Main St, Ames

    • MAY 13 – 17  Celebrate Bike to Work Week with a Handlebar Happy Hour at Della Viti! Stop in each day as you bike home and join other bicycle enthusiasts at Della Viti! Enjoy a special light and...
  • May 15

    Royal Frosting 101 Workshop

    • Wed / May 15, 2019
    • 10:00 am – 12:00 pm / Cooks Emporium, 313 Main St, Ames

    • Learn how to decorate a pineapple sugar cookie with royal frosting and SprinklePop sprinkles! This is a hands-on workshop! Take home some of your own SprinklePop! Learn how to make the correct consist...
  • May 15

    Behind the Scenes: Nature of the Game Exhibit

    • Wed / May 15, 2019
    • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm / Reiman Gardens, 1407 University Blvd, Ames

    • This year’s outdoor exhibit is the result of a lengthy, collaborative process between Reiman Gardens and ISU College of Design faculty and students. Tour the games and get the insider info on the hi...
  • May 15

    Art Walk – The Hidden Treasures on a Quiet Campus

    • Wed / May 15, 2019
    • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm / LeBaron Hall, 626 Morrill Road, Ames

    • With the hustle and bustle of the spring semester concluded, campus has a chance to pause and take a breath. It is a perfect time to slow down and explore some hidden locations on campus. Join Univers...
  • May 15

    North Grand Farmers’ Market

    • Wed / May 15, 2019
    • 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm / North Grand Mall, 2801 Grand Ave, Ames

    • Wednesdays, May 1 – October 30    |    Saturdays, May 4 – October 26 The North Grand Farmers’ Market is held each Wednesday from 3-6pm and Saturday from 8am-12:30pm in the parking lot no...