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Kick off the new year feeling like a new you with a weekend filled with much-needed self-care activities!

 

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Comedian @iamdsprings returns to @mshopames on February 2, at 8 pm for a free comedy show! You won’t want to miss Springs’ comedy described as “a unique blend of witty and pointed sarcasm”. 

For more information on this show and more events in the Ames area head to our events calendar at the link in bio.
@actorsinc presents, “The Importance of Being Earnest”, Oscar Wilde’s classic play is opening tomorrow, January 26 at 7:30 pm. Discover Ames is a proud sponsor of the opening night reception, break a leg, ACTORS!

For more information on this event visit the link in bio.
Head to Downtown Ames this weekend to shop small and save big at @downtownames Dollar Days! From January 26-29 You can score deals at some of your favorite shops visit the link in bio for more info.
Join the Outdoor Alliance of Story County and Story County Conservation for a winter hike at McFarland Park! This midday hike will take place Thursday, January 26 at 1:30 pm. The hike is scheduled to last until 3:30 pm but may be shorter under harsh conditions. 

For more information on this event and other visit our events calendar at the link in bio.
Celebrate India's diversity at ICA Mela, an open event for the Ames community, Iowa State students, faculty, and friends around the area! Happening on Saturday, January 28, from 2-5 p.m. at The Plex, ICA Mela will have booths for Indian Street Food, Henna, Indian Folk Art, and more!

For more information on this event and others happening in the Ames area head to our events calendar at the link in bio.
Good music ✔️
Happy hour deals ✔️
Dinner at Cornbred ✔️

Friday Night Live with Lindsay Nissen is happening tonight, January 20, from 9-11 pm at @cornbredbbq. For more information on this event and others happening in Ames and the surrounding area head to our events calendar at the link in bio.
Indoorsy people, we see you 👀 and whether it's preference or weather that has you headed inside, we've put together a list of Ames activities that will keep you happy without having to brave the elements.

Find the blog at the link in bio.
Join artist King Au for the exhibition reception and unveiling of 3 newly commissioned art pieces at, Through the Photographic Lens of King Au: Honoring Jack Trice. This event will be held at @university.museums', Christian Petersen Art Museum on Saturday, January 21 from 2-4 pm.

More information can be found at the link in bio.
Shop local this weekend at the North Grand Mall! The Winter Sidewalk Sale is happening January 19-22 during normal mall hours.

Check out this event and others happening in the Ames area at the events calendar. Link in bio.
Join the City of Ames, Iowa State University, and the Ames/Story County MLK Celebration Committee for a hybrid celebration to honor the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr. 

The celebration is planned for 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, in the City Hall Auditorium, 520 6th St. and will include a keynote address by Anita Rollins, announcing the winner of an essay contest for Story County high school students inspired by King’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail”, and more.

The Workspace at the Memorial Union, located in the east basement of 2229 Lincoln Way, is inviting all ages to honor King with creative activities between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday.

For more information on this event visit the events calendar. Link in bio.

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