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Discover Ames for your next event!

Our university community is creative, accessible, affordable, safe, and FUN! Once you experience it, we know you will agree. Each year more than 700,000 overnight visitors come to Ames for a variety of events, including professional conferences, amateur and college sporting events, plus a wide range of state, regional, and international competitions.

Coming soon: All new Meet in Ames guide for meeting planners!

Contact Sharon Black at or phone 515.956.4604.