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Main Street Cultural District receives Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau CYtes of Ames Community Grant

ArtWalk will take place in downtown Ames on June 2 and feature over 65 downtown businesses hosting artists of all genres, make-and-take art stations for adults and children, and sidewalk café food ve...

Ames Patriotic Council Memorial Day Parade

The Ames Patriotic Council will sponsor a Memorial Day parade beginning at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, May 29. The parade will start at City Hall, 515 Clark Ave. Anyone, especially any veteran, wishing to...

Ames Hotel Achieves Sports Approved Status with Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group

Ames Hotel, Country Inn & Suites, Achieves Sports Approved Status Make This Ames Hotel Your Team’s Home Base At our hotel, we work hard to obtain and maintain our Sports Approved status with...

Soil Management and Land Value Conference Celebrates 90th Anniversary Longest-running ISU conference discusses ag economic outlook

The 90th annual Soil Management and Land Value Conference will be held on Wednesday, May 17 at the Scheman Building at Iowa State University (ISU), and is sponsored by the ISU College of Agriculture a...

Ames Community Theater (ACTORS) receives Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau CYtes of Ames Community Grant

Ames Community Theater (ACTORS) will host pre-show receptions during the month of June for all their performances of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, to spotlight and market their upcoming Season 62, and spen...

Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau and ISU Extension and Outreach Conference Planning and Management recognized for contributing to state’s $8.06 billion tourism industry

AMES, IOWA, May 12, 2017 —In honor of National Travel and Tourism Week, the Iowa Tourism Office recognized Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Conf...

Iowa Able Foundation receives Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau CYtes of Ames Community Grant

AMES, IOWA, May 9, 2017 – The Iowa Able Run is a 2.5K, 5K and 10K Run/Walk/Wheelchair and 400 meter Kids’ Fun Run that serves as a fundraiser and awareness celebration for the Iowa Able Founda...

2017-2018 Performing Arts Series Announced at Stephens Auditorium

Photo: Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, performing February 1, 2018 “Journey to a New World of Entertainment” with the 2017-2018 Performing Arts Series All shows at 7:30 pm unless noted. The...