Charles H. MacNider Art Museum is an excellent venue for couples who are looking for something unique for their special day. The Salsbury Room is a great space for a wedding ceremony, an intimate wedding reception, a bridal shower, or even a rehearsal dinner! The Salsbury Room’s spectacular views ad
Freeze Frame Bowl is a six lane bowling center that offers a full service bar and restaurant. Book your next birthday party, anniversary celebration, class or family reunion or business meeting with us. We have special rates available that can accomodate your needs. Having a private party and wan
A contemporary and fine art museum in historic Morrill Hall on central campus is the perfect venue for a wedding, reception, dinner, or special event. Surrounded by a beautiful sculpture garden, 5,000 sq ft of gallery space features changing exhibitions.
The Christian Petersen Art Museum offers a
Sunstream Retreat Center, the Des Moines area retreat center in the Christian Retreats Network, overlooks the Des Moines River, providing picturesque views of the valley and historic railways.
Sunstream features year-round recreation and accommodations for up to 350 overnight guests. Our retreat
Olde Main Brewing Co. & Restaurant is a locally owned restaurant and brew pub located in the heart of the Downtown Ames Cultural District. Olde Main offers handcrafted entrees, fresh brewed beer & "Red Monkey" root beer, served in a casual atmosphere. The Restaurant seats more than 250 people in i
The Brunnier Art Museum offers a unique, cultural, artful and educational settings for all types of special events! Located in the Iowa State Center Complex with 10,000 sq feet of space and exhibitions change every 4-6 months.
Groups of up to 300 people may enjoy the Brunnier’s decorative and fin
24 lanes of bowling, huge arcade, 2-story laser tag arena. Party packages. Post-prom, corporate events, meeting rooms.
Our party room has computer connected big screens with wireless keyboard and mouse. Enjoy first rate service with a full menu of food and refreshments while you work. Each room ca