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The 10th Maximum Ames Music Festival will be held Sept. 15-18, 2022. MAMF is a DIY local music experience in Ames. Its mission is to provide a safe, …

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Discover downtown Ames

Downtown is the beating heart in the center of Ames. Discover downtown’s unique, independent shops and restaurants, farmers market, festivals and special events, live music, and so much …

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Whether you’re a savvy college student or just looking to spend a little less, there are some great cheap dates in Ames you should try. Sunday funday Save …

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Picture yourself in Ames

Need an easy way to discover the city while sprucing up your Instagram page or taking portraits? Here are some of the best places in Ames for a …

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Summer sounds

Music lovers have a reason to celebrate this summer in Ames. No fewer than eight outdoor venues will be rockin’ the area starting in June – and they …

Summer sounds

Music lovers have a reason to celebrate this summer in Ames. No fewer than eight outdoor venues will be rockin’ the area starting in June – and they …

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Celebrate 515 Day on Friday, May 13 in downtown Ames, and continue the fun throughout the weekend. 515 Day, typically held on 5/15, is a spring celebration for …

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  It’s been said that April showers bring May flowers, and Ames is experiencing beautiful blooms! Get inspired by a blossoming new season and refresh yourself with local …

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