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Calendar of Events

  • Jun 01

    Electric Day

    • Sat / June 1, 2019
    • All Day / Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad & Museum, 225 10th St, Boone

    • Various electric railway equipment will be in operation, and on display, throughout the day. www.bsvrr.com
  • Jun 01

    Ames Main Street Farmers’ Market

    • Sat / June 1, 2019
    • 8:00 am – 12:30 pm / 300-400 Blocks, Main St, Downtown Ames

    • Held in the 300 and 400 blocks of Main Street, you’ll find fresh local produce, baked goods, wine, cheese, meats, eggs, jams, cut flowers, handcrafted art work, delicious prepared food and so much m...
  • Jun 01

    North Grand Farmers’ Market

    • Sat / June 1, 2019
    • 8:00 am – 12:30 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 north of JCPenne...
  • Jun 01

    Art & Antique Sale

    • Sat / June 1, 2019
    • 10:00 am – 4:00 pm / Scheman Building, Rm 004, 1805 Center Dr, Ames

    • Friday, May 31: Noon to 6 pm  |  Saturday, June 1: 10 am to 4 pm The sale is located at the Scheman Building, Room 004 on the Iowa State campus, 1805 Center Drive in Ames. Free parking is available ...
  • Jun 01

    Yoga in the Park

    • Sat / June 1, 2019
    • 10:00 am – 11:00 am / Durham Bandshell Park, 6th St and Duff Ave, Ames

    • SATURDAYS, JUNE 1 – JULY 27 (no class July 6) FREE CLASS Ames Parks and Recreation presents the seventh annual Yoga in the Park! Join certified yoga instructors from various yoga studios in Ames...
  • Jun 01

    Ames native, NBA Player Harrison Barnes to Present Library Reading Program Donation

    • Sat / June 1, 2019
    • 10:30 am – 12:00 pm / Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave, Ames

    • Ames native and Sacramento Kings basketball player Harrison Barnes will present the Ames Public Library with a $53,000 donation to continue funding the Harrison Barnes Reading Academy, which includes ...
  • Jun 01

    Unveiling Ceremony Set for Ada Hayden Signage

    • Sat / June 1, 2019
    • 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm / Ada Hayden Heritage Park, 5205 Grand Ave, Ames

    • The Friends of Ada Hayden Heritage Park (FAHHP) are hosting an unveiling ceremony for new interpretive and wayfinding signage recently installed at Ada Hayden Heritage Park. The event, held in partner...
  • Jun 01

    Backpacking Basics

    • Sat / June 1, 2019
    • 1:00 pm – 7:30 pm / Robison Wildlife Acres, 29490 632nd Ave, Nevada

    • Backpacking is a means to challenge yourself to be self-reliant and go where others do not dare. But it can be daunting for first-timers! Join naturalist Heather Hucka for an afternoon of backpacking ...