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VENUWORKS GROUP ANNOUNCE THE LAUNCH OF VENUWORKS AGENCY

VenuWorks is pleased to announce the addition of a new division, the VenuWorks Agency to its existing group. Based out of company headquarters in Ames IA, and with offices in NY, the VenuWorks Agency ...

NEARLY 900 AT USA MASTERS TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS

NEARLY 900 AT USA MASTERS TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS IN AMES TO INCLUDE WORLD AND COUNTRY’S BEST AT IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY July 11-14 Public and Media Welcome to Cheer Athletes 30-96 As They Display Lifetim...

Rain-filled day cuts short Ames Independence Celebration Fireworks

Ames, IA – A day filled with on-and-off heavy rains and winds was too much for the scheduled fireworks in Ames Wednesday night. Iowa State University Risk Management, ISU Police and Ames Convention ...

Red, CYtes and Blue!

There’s no place better to celebrate Independence Day than in Ames, Iowa! With events happening throughout the week, there are plenty of options for you to get out and paint the town red white and b...

ACVB provides fireworks for 12th year

All eyes will be fixed on the skies in Ames on July 3rd for this year’s Independence Day fireworks, thanks to a community grant from the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB). The Bureau has ...

New President/CEO hired for the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau

AMES, IOWA – Following a nationwide search, the Board of Directors for the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) have hired a new President and Chief Executive Officer for the organization. K...

Ames Mayor signs proclamation for National Travel & Tourism Week

Economic Impact from travelers mean big dollars for Ames To recognize nationwide efforts to celebrate the impact of travel and tourism on the U.S. Economy and right here in Story County, Mayor John Ha...

Ames Community Arts Council Hosts 2019 Arts Awards Celebration April 28

The Ames Community Arts Council will host its annual Arts Awards Celebration on Sunday, April 28 at 1:30 p.m. at the Octagon Center for the Arts [427 Douglas Ave., Ames]. The public is invited to join...