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Acorn Antiques

319 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.7929

A large collection of true quality antiques and furniture. A variety of vintage, and an assortment of jewelry in store.

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Ames History Museum

416 Douglas Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.2148

Discover fascinating local stories, explore changing exhibits, hear engaging programs, delve into research materials, select unique Ames-related gift shop items. Open to the public six day per week.

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Ames Main Street

304 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.3472

More than 50 locally owned, specialty retail shops & restaurants. Dollar Days, ArtWalk, 4th of July Parade and Festival, MusicWalk, Summer Sidewalk Sales, Foodies & Brew, Oktoberfest and Snow Magic.

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Ames Main Street Farmers’ Market

300-400 Blocks of Main Street
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.2310

The Ames Main Street Farmers' Market brings local food and fun to the heart of Ames. Discover something new every Saturday, May through October.

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Ames Silversmithing

220 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.0080

Designers and creators of fine jewelry in gold, silver and platinum. The finest selection of diamonds, gemstones and cultured pearls in the area.

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British & American Foods & Gifts

328 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.450.0566

We have an eclectic selection of foods and gifts from around the world. Check out our hot sauces, Indian/Eastern gifts, tea, chocolates & groceries.

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Brown’s Shoe Fit Company

306 Main Street
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.6633

Full service shoe store since 1911. We offer men's and ladies athletic, casual and safety to foot wear. Brands we carry are Birkenstock Chaco, On Running, Hoka, New Balance and Olukai.

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Chocolaterie Stam

230 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.0656

Walk in and be tempted by over 40 varieties of European chocolate bonbons, gelato, native Iowa wines, cookies and more. Enjoy the atmosphere of this unique chocolate and full-service coffee shop.

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Cooks’ Emporium

313 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.4272

At Cooks' Emporium, our mission is to provide inspiration and the tools to enable the at-home or professional chef in their creative passions.

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DreaM Massage

401 Clark Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.602.397.1141

DreaM Massage offers eleven years’ experience with Body Mechanics. Relief and movement from the everyday stress, wear and tear on your body, to specialty work

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Emerhoff’s Footwear

215 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.3473

Men's and women's shoes, handbags and accessories, specializing in hard-to-fit sizes and widths.

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Everts Flowers, Home & Gifts

329 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.5634

Premier Ames area florist since 1922. Unparalleled lines of permanent florals and hand selected fresh cut flowers. Vast displays of home interiors and gifts for all occasions.

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Gilger Designs

236 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.0678

Gilger's family owned art gallery is where you'll find truly unique jewelry and art that's in a league of its own. Think green and turn your old gold into attention grabbing one-of-a-kind originals.

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Grey Elephant

515.291.8272

Unique and stylish women's clothing boutique in downtown Ames offering chic and affordable clothing and accessories. New items arriving every week!

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Hy-Vee Drugstore

500 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.9855

Voted Best Pharmacy in Story County for 10 years in a row! Large selection of Iowa State merchandise, wine and spirits and gift items!

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Little Woods Herbs & Teas

136 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.3838

Artisan tea bar and apothecary specializing in original hand blended teas and spices. Brewed tea service in house or to go. Over 450 original blends, culinary spices, loose leaf teas, and bulk herbs.

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Miss Meyer’s Clothing Consignment

432 5th St
Ames , IA 50010
515.598.4471

Located in Downtown Ames at the corner of 5th St. and Clark Ave. A women's clothing consignment that’s current, clean and cute in a boutique setting. "Best of Story County" winner three years running!

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Moorman Clothiers

226 Main St
Ames, Iowa 50010
515.232.3261

Locally owned with quality apparel for men and women. Offering suits, name brand sportswear, Iowa State merchandise, and tuxedos for rent and purchase.

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Nook & Nest

309 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.330.5467

Nook & Nest is the quintessential collection of everything you need to create a warm, inviting space in your home.

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Octagon Center for the Arts

427 Douglas Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.5331

The Octagon Center for the Arts is a community art center providing gallery exhibits, art classes for children and adults and an art shop featuring Iowa artists.

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PhotoSynthesis

317 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.8050

Exclusive ISU and Ames metal art, photo gifts, canvas, slate and more! Do more with your photos. Stop by to see what we can print on for you!

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Quilting Connection

238 Main St
Ames , IA 50010
515.233.3048

Retail shop selling quality fabric and supplies. Classes available. Husqvarna Viking sewing machine sales and service. More than 10,000 bolts of fabric. Knowledgeable, friendly staff.

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Skunk River Cycles

308 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.0322

New and used bicycles, repairs, auto carriers and shipping. Everything needed for a great cycling experience. Voted "Best Bike Shop of Story County." Featuring Cannondale, Raleigh and Marin cycles.

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The Diva Inside

311 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.212.0819

Discover a unique, stylish & affordable boutique in the heart of downtown Ames. Women's clothing, jewelry, gifts and ISU apparel exclusively available only in our store.

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The Salon in Ames

323 Main St
Ames , IA 50010
515.232.2235

Our commitment is to provide the latest hair styles and beauty products that will inspire our clientele to greater personal and professional successes.

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Transform Wellness Collective

130 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.708.5311

Good vibe gifts for your mind, body & spirit. Wellness center featuring chiropractic massage, yoga, reiki, assorted workshops and events, and a boutique.

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Treats On A Leash

216 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.4592

Pet supply and specialty store for dog & cat owners. Healthy, nutritious food & treats. Bakery case, gourmet decorated treats, bulk treat bar. Leashed & vaccinated pets welcome! Where pets are family!

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Tres Teal

314 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.8325

Tres Teal provides fashionable women's clothing and unique accessories for customers who want to be stylish, original and support local business.

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Wheatsfield Cooperative

413 Northwestern Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.4094

Full-service natural foods grocery store. Produce, grocery, bulk, wine & beer, wellness, cheeses, meats, deli, bakery. Over 100 local producers featured. Community-owned since 1974. Everyone? Welcome!

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Worldly Goods

223 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.4568

Worldly Goods is a retail store assisted by volunteers that showcases fair-trade items from around the world. Come see our scarves, find that perfect greeting card or that favorite chocolate bar!