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Ames CVB launches Ames mobile tour

The Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau has launched an Ames community tour, a new mobile-friendly program that gives visitors an inside look at Ames. To access the tour, users simply visit a dedica...

This week in Ames

THIS WEEK IN AMES: SEPT. 13-19 Happy Monday! Here’s what’s happening in Ames this week: Lecture season has begun on the Iowa State campus. This week, you can catch a lecture titled “Youth Voting...

Apply for 2022 Ames Community Grant by Oct. 15

The application period for 2022 Community Grants is now open. Applications are due Friday, Oct. 15, 2021. The Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau Community Grant Program was established to support...

This week in Ames (Sept. 6-12)

AMES IS IN THE SPOTLIGHT THIS WEEK with ESPN’s College GameDay heading to town on Saturday! Everyone in Iowa knows that this is a BIG football week. For the second time in three years, Iowa Stat...

Get ready for gameday!

THE BIG NEWS IN AMES THIS WEEK is Cyclone football. After a 2020 season without tailgating, and limited fans in the stadium, this football season is highly anticipated. The Saturday, Aug. 4 game again...

THIS WEEK IN AMES

WEEK OF AUGUST 23 This is a big week in Ames, as students have returned to Iowa State for the fall semester. Classes officially began on Monday, Aug. 23. Welcome to Ames, everyone! Good luck with clas...

This week in Ames

THIS WEEK IN AMES: WEEK OF AUGUST 16 This week, don’t miss out on the popular “OrigamiintheGarden2” sculpture exhibit currently on display at Reiman Gardens. And stop by the Ames History Museum,...

Coming full circle: Former ISU track & field athlete returns to Ames for USATF Outdoor Championships

COMING FULL CIRCLE   When Nick Hoffman traveled to Ames for the USA Track & Field Masters Outdoor Championships in July, it was nearly 50 years to the day since he first set foot on the Iowa ...