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This week in Ames: Nov. 22-28

HAPPY THANKSGIVING, everyone! This will be a great week to spend time with family and friends, to whip up a feast in the kitchen, and to enjoy being together again after being apart last year. So, of ...

Celebrate the holidays in Ames

AMES IS THE PLACE TO BE FOR THE HOLIDAYS! From Main Street to Reiman Gardens, North Grand Mall to Stephens Auditorium, Ames knows how to celebrate the season. To start things off, jazz up your holiday...

Calling all tuba players

Calling all tuba players! Tuba, euphonium, baritone, and sousaphone players are invited to participate in the 11th annual Ames TUBACHRISTMAS concert. This festive event will be held Saturday, Dec. 4 a...

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...

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...