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No Escape Iowa

328 Main St
Suite 30
Ames, IA 50010
515.337.8770

There’s something for everyone at No Escape Iowa! Enjoy our technology-rich escape rooms. We also have other activities to amuse, including a puzzle room and workshops.

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Alluvial Brewing Company

3715 W 190th St
Ames, IA 50014
515.337.1182

Located 3 miles north of Ames. Our taproom features 10 unique varieties of craft beer dedicated to quality and taste, focused on celebrating our community and our unique piece of Iowa.

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Ames City Auditorium & Durham Bandshell

515 Clark Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.239.5365

The beautiful Auditorium, seating for 881, is suitable for meetings, lectures, and performances. Durham Bandshell, nestled in Ames oldest park, is perfect for outdoor events.

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Ames History Museum

416 Douglas Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.2148

Discover fascinating local stories, explore changing exhibits, hear engaging programs, delve into research materials, select unique Ames-related gift shop items. Open to the public six day per week.

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Ames Public Library

515 Douglas Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.239.5656

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Ames Town & Gown Chamber Music Association

515.292.3891

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Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad & James H. Andrew Museum

225 10th St
Boone , IA 50036
515.432.4249

A historical, educational railroad museum providing excursion train rides across the beautiful Des Moines River Valley. Tickets available online at www.bsvrr.com.

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Central Iowa Symphony

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Ciccotti Art Glass

2306 258th St
Ames, IA 50014
515.231.1267

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Iowa Arboretum

1875 Peach Ave
Madrid, IA 50156
515.795.3216

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Iowa State Center

1805 Center Dr
Ames, IA 50010
515.294.3347

Stephens Auditorium hosts a diverse range of events including dance, music, theater and concerts; Fisher Theater is home to ISU Theatre; Scheman Building hosts conferences, seminars and social events.

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Iowa State University Department of Athletics

Jacobson Athletic Building
1800 S 4th St
Ames, IA 50011
515.294.3662

Home to Iowa State Cyclone sports teams. Visit www.cyclones.com for event schedules and tickets.

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Iowa State University Department of Music and Theatre

149 Music Hall
Ames, IA 50011
515.294.3831

Offers a strong undergraduate music and theatre program, where students study with full-time faculty professionals in a supportive environment that encourages students to become their best.

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Iowa State University Memorial Union

2229 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50011
515.296.6848

Located in the heart of Iowa State, The Memorial Union houses the University Book Store, food, convenience store, art studio, bowling, entertainment, parking ramp and event/meeting facilities.

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Octagon Center for the Arts

427 Douglas Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.5331

The Octagon Center for the Arts is a community art center providing gallery exhibits, art classes for children and adults and an art shop featuring Iowa artists.

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Reiman Gardens

1407 S University Blvd
Ames, IA 50011
515.294.2710

17-acre public botanical garden with tropical plant conservatory, butterfly wing (live butterflies), gift shop. Public events, annual changing displays. Private rentals and tours. Open all year round.

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Senior Variety Show

515.232.8294

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Seven Oaks Recreation

1086 222nd Dr
Boone, IA 50036
515.432.9457

Year-round outdoor recreation. Downhill skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing. Canoe, kayak and river tube floats, paintball, Gladiator Assault Challenge mud run. Meeting and event space seating 400.

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Snus Hill Winery

2183 320th St
Madrid, IA 50156
515.795.3535

Rural, peaceful, award-winning winery. Scenic views from multi-level decks. Gorgeous tree shaded lawn, tasting room & gift shop. Live music on Fridays & Sundays during warm weather. 12-6pm. Fri-Sun.

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Story County Conservation

56461 180th St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.2516

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Story Theater Company

615 S Dayton Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.6980

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Trailside Rentals

326 W 2nd St
Madrid, IA 50156
515.230.6712

Rent bike, tandem trike or recumbent trike and ride High Trestle Trail! 10am-6pm weekends/holidays and by appt. Mon-Fri, May-Oct. Group rates. Guest House and Guest Suite for overnight accommodations.