Take advantage of your Chamber membership by attending these great events! These programs are designed to help you get involved and interact with other Chamber members and the community.
Ames Chamber Golf Day
The Ames Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Day is a four-person best shot tournament for Chamber members of all talent levels! The Annual Golf Day is always a fun and enjoyable event for our members.
The tournament is held every summer at a local Ames golf course. 144 golfers (2 teams per golf hole for shotgun start).
Changemaker Series & Capstone
The Changemaker Series & Capstone event focus on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion education. As we work to make Ames and Story County a more inviting place to live, work and do business, it is critical that we assemble programs like this to empower our members and the greater community.
Annual Steak Fry
Every Tuesday after Labor Day we host the Ames Chamber of Commerce Annual Steak Fry!
This casual (no ties allowed!) evening is a great opportunity to reconnect with the Past Chairs of the Chamber, make new friends, and order-your-own steak to perfection.
Each year, the Ames Chamber selects Annual Award Winners from a pool of nominated members. Award categories include Business Person of the Year, Community Contributor of the Year, Trailblazer of the Year, Diversity & Inclusion, Culture Creator, Ambassador of the Year, Economic Impact, Ames Main Street Volunteer of the Year, Ames Main Street Farmers' Market Contributor of the Year, The Ames Foundation Contributor of the Year and FUEL Story County 4 Under 40 awards.
The combined event of the Ames Chamber of Commerce, Ames Economic Development Commission, Ames Main Street, Ames Main Street Farmers' Market, FUEL Story County, Ames Seed Capital, LLC, and The Ames Foundation, celebrates the accomplishments of the past year, while forecasting what is to come in the upcoming year.
304 Main St.
Ames, Iowa 50010
Phone: (515) 232-2310
About the Ames Chamber
Centrally and conveniently located in the heart of the Midwest and Iowa, Ames is known for its healthy, stable economy, flourishing cultural environment, and the world-renowned Iowa State University.
With over 700 members, the Ames Chamber of Commerce strives to make Ames a better place to live, work, and do business by strengthening the economic vitality and the quality of life in the Ames community.