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New leadership in place for the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau

The Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau is pleased to welcome Kevin Bourke as the organization’s new President and CEO. Following a nationwide search, the Board of Directors for the Ames Conventio...

A MAGICAL CIRQUE CHRISTMAS comes to Stephens Auditorium this Holiday Season

Following its inaugural hit holiday tour across North America in 2018, Simon Painter, Tim Lawson, and MagicSpace Entertainment will once again bring together the world’s greatest entertainers for a ...

Iowa State Center awarded funding from Arts Midwest Touring Fund

The Iowa State Center has been selected to receive funding from Arts Midwest Touring Fund, a program of Arts Midwest, generously supported by the National Endowment for the Arts with additional contri...

VENUWORKS GROUP ANNOUNCE THE LAUNCH OF VENUWORKS AGENCY

VenuWorks is pleased to announce the addition of a new division, the VenuWorks Agency to its existing group. Based out of company headquarters in Ames IA, and with offices in NY, the VenuWorks Agency ...

NEARLY 900 AT USA MASTERS TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS

NEARLY 900 AT USA MASTERS TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS IN AMES TO INCLUDE WORLD AND COUNTRY’S BEST AT IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY July 11-14 Public and Media Welcome to Cheer Athletes 30-96 As They Display Lifetim...

Rain-filled day cuts short Ames Independence Celebration Fireworks

Ames, IA – A day filled with on-and-off heavy rains and winds was too much for the scheduled fireworks in Ames Wednesday night. Iowa State University Risk Management, ISU Police and Ames Convention ...

Red, CYtes and Blue!

There’s no place better to celebrate Independence Day than in Ames, Iowa! With events happening throughout the week, there are plenty of options for you to get out and paint the town red white and b...

ACVB provides fireworks for 12th year

All eyes will be fixed on the skies in Ames on July 3rd for this year’s Independence Day fireworks, thanks to a community grant from the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB). The Bureau has ...