Think Ames logo

Calendar of Events

  • Jul 31

    Outrage to Change Project

    • Wed / July 1, 2020 Fri / July 31, 2020
    • All Day / Ames

    • Listen. Learn. Act. “We believe in a few very important values. First, we should support artists in as many ways as possible, because art matters; it heals and empowers. Second, we believe that life...
  • Jul 31

    Workspace Art To Go!

    • Wed / July 1, 2020 Fri / July 31, 2020
    • All Day / Workspace, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Please visit Workspace or their FB page for the most up to date offerings. During this time of working from home and social distancing, a dose of creativity can relieve stress and replace that anxiety...
  • Jul 31

    2020 Art Camp [Home Edition]

    • Fri / July 17, 2020 Sat / August 15, 2020
    • All Day / VIRTUAL

    • Friday, July 17 through August Saturday, August 15 | Register at any time This summer looks a little different for everyone. The Octagon is offering programming that will keep your children safe and b...
  • Jul 31

    BSVRR Fraser Excursion Train

    • Fri / July 31, 2020 Sun / August 2, 2020
    • All Day / Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad, 225 10th Street, Boone

    • Friday at 1:30pm | Saturday at 1:30 & 4pm | Sunday at 1:30pm | No trains Monday-Thursday Operating through October 31st | Reservations Required | Limited Seating The Fraser Train is our classic ...
  • Jul 31

    APL Storytime

    • Fri / July 31, 2020
    • 10:00 am – 10:30 am / ONLINE

    • Join us for a storytime with your Ames Public Library friends on Facebook Live! You can also watch past storytimes on our YouTube channel.
  • Jul 31

    Popcorn Days at North Grand Cinema!

    • Fri / July 31, 2020 Sat / August 1, 2020
    • 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm / North Grand Cinema, 2801 Grand Ave, Ames

    • MISSING BIG BUTTERY BUNCHES OF POPCORN? All details here at Popcorn Days!  XL Bag of Popcorn: $10 (includes small kernel seasons and buttery topping). Also available theater candies, chocolate items...
  • Jul 31

    Patio Nights at Torrent

    • Fri / July 31, 2020
    • 4:30 pm – 11:00 pm / Torrent Brewing Company, 504 Burnett Ave, Ames

    • Come enjoy an evening on the patio with outdoor service. Our outside serving station will have three great options and your always welcome to order from the full draft menu inside to enjoy on our pati...
  • Jul 31

    Snus Hill Winery ~ Planetpassengers

    • Fri / July 31, 2020
    • 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm / Snus Hill Winery, 2183 320th St, Madrid

    • Live music outdoors. Bring the family and some snacks! There are lawn chairs available, but it’s advisable to bring your own. SnusHillWinery