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Reiman Gardens receives Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau CYtes Community Grant

Reiman Gardens will host an Independence Day Celebration on July 3 featuring live music, special activities for kids, and front row seats to a spectacular fireworks display! Community grant funds will provide for free admission to the Gardens (beginning at 6pm on July 3), live music and kids’ activities. For more information, visit

About the Ames Convention & Visitors CYtes Community Grant Program:
The Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau awarded $80,150 in funding on behalf of their CYtes  Community Grant Program to assist local businesses and organizations in promoting and implementing 24 special events and programs in the Ames area for 2017. Each grant was awarded according to its intent to attract new visitors to the Ames area, enhance visitor experiences and improve the quality of life for area residents. With this latest addition of grant recipients, the Bureau’s CYtes Community Grant Program has awarded more than $550,000 to help fund nearly 230 events and projects throughout the area since its establishment in 2007.


Submitted by the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau

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