Ames, Iowa

Upcoming Events in Ames Iowa


3 Spring Fling Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt through Reiman Gardens. Pet the baby chicks, create a craft to take home, view the Insect Plant Patterns Conservatory display.

Ph: 515-294-2710 (Always call and confirm events)


21 Habitat for Humanity of Central Iowa - Help us raise funds for our next build for families in Story County. We will have Iowa State Football players on hand along with Harrison Barnes the 2010 National High School Basketball Player of the Year. We will also have Ames High Boy's Basketball Coach Vance Downs, who was named the 2010 National High School Boy's Coach of the Year.

After the golf event we will have dinner and a silent auction.

Registration starts at 12pm with the Shot Gun start at 1pm.

Address: Ames Golf and Country Club-5752 George Washington Carver Ave, Ames Iowa , Ames, Iowa
Ph: 515-232-8815 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $60's per person or $320 for a team of four

29 Rose Festival - Iowa Rose Society State Rose Show, rose sale, family activities, tours. At Reiman Gardens.

Ph: 515-2942710 (Always call and confirm events)


13 - 18 Special Olympics U.S.A. National Games - See 3,500 athletes from all 50 states in 12 Olympic-type sports. At Iowa State University.

Ph: 515-598-5600 (Always call and confirm events)

20 Garden Art Fair - Garden-related art by 50 Iowa artists and designers: pottery, paintings, birdhouses and birdbaths, garden containers, jewelry, statuary. Musical entertainment and children's activities. At Reiman Gardens.

Ph: 515-294-2710 (Always call and confirm events)


13 Harvest Moon Walk - Hors d'oeuvres, live music by the Barn Owl Band, at Reiman Gardens.

Ph: 515-294-2710 (Always call and confirm events)

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Address: Maximium Ames Music Festival, Ames City Auditorium, 515 Clark Avenue, Ames, IA 50010 , Ames, Iowa
Ph: (515) 239-5365 (Always call and confirm events)


2 - 9 Spirit in the Gardens - Come in costume and collect treats throughout the gardens. Children's crafts, storytelling, and creepy crawly stations. Children ages 3-10.

Ph: 515-294-2710 (Always call and confirm events)


4 ISu-Scheman Bldge Craft Event - Have 164 Vendor Spots - First Come First Serve. We only take one Rep from each Company.


Date: December 13, 2014

Time: 9am-5pm
Form has changed> All vendor that want to participate in this event must fill out the above form. No exceptions!

1 Booth $100.00 2 Booths $120.00
Electricity $20.00
Free Wifi
Public Admission: Adults $5.00 Preferred payment cash
Children under 12 Free

Table Size 30 inch Wide x 6 feet. Comes with 2 chairs, table cloth to floor. Vendor must have a business sign posted at all times.

No distribution of flyers for other events and programs.

Craft Vendor Fair" 9am-5pm Setup 8am, teardown 5pm until 6pm. VENDORS MUST SIGNIN, BRING CANNED FOOD ITEM BEFORE CAN ENTER AND UNLOAD PRODUCTS AND SETUP BOOTH. Must have booth sign, were name tag at all times. No leaving early. No refunds, not trade of products, no trades of different shows.

Vendors can bring their own lunch and drinks for the day.

Address: Iowa State Center, Scheman Building Ste 102 Ames, IA 50011-013 , Ames, Iowa
Ph: 515-205-0918 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: 5.00

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Farm House Museum

Built in the 1860s as the first building at Iowa State Agricultural College and Model Farm. More than 6,000 pieces of Victorian decorative art and antique furnishings.

Ames, IA Museums

Brunnier Art Museum

Art exhibitions; glass, ceramics and art from eastern and western cultures; gallery talks; children's programs.

Ames, IA Museums

Octagon Center for the Arts

Local, regional and national art exhibitions and juried art shows, classes and workshops for all ages. Octagon Shop offers Midwestern arts and crafts for sale. The Octagon's Art Festival is held each September.

Ames, IA Art Centers

Story County Conservation Center

This 200-acre park, headquarters of the Conservation Board'

Ames, IA Conservation Centers

Iowa State Center

Four-building conference, athletic and performing arts complex. Stephens Auditorium is a 2,747-seat performing arts facility selected as Iowa's "Building of the Century" by the American Institute of Architects. Also includes Hilton Coliseum, Fisher

Ames, IA State Centers

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