03/21/2019 Ames Chamber of Commerce Announces New Events Coordinator

03/12/2019 Ames Main Street Recognized at 2019 Main Street Iowa Awards Celebration

03/07/2019 Ames Main Street Announces 2018 Economic Impact

11/08/2018 Ames Main Street Receives $75,000 Grant to Help Expand Olde Main to the Rooftop

08/23/2018 Antique Pontiac Event in Ames

08/09/2018 Ames Main Street Brings Smithsonian Institute to Downtown

08/08/2018 Family-Owned Ames Main Street Business First in Nation Chosen to Sell Specialty Tea Product

07/05/2018 Order Your Downtown Ames Merchandise by July 9

07/03/2018 John Haila named 4th of July Parade Grand Marshal

06/07/2018 Invitation to a Downtown Vision City Council Workshop June 19, 2018, 6:00 p.m.

03/08/2018 Longtime Cooking Store Owner Passes the ‘Spatula’ to a New Generation

01/24/2018 Bridging Iowa State and Downtown Ames

01/12/2018 Getting Started with Social Media

12/20/2017 City of Ames Façade Assistance Funds Available for Downtown Press Release

12/05/2017 2018 MSCD President is No Stranger to Main Street

11/16/2017 Main Street Cultural District Receives $75,000 to Preserve Historic Building

9/22/2017 Ames Company Uses Volunteerism to Create Culture

8/18/2017 Market Study to Explore Future for Downtown Ames

6/29/2017 WWII vet to serve as 4th of July parade Grand Marshal

5/19/2017 Vegetables added to Main Street Flower Beds

4/7/2017 Ames Chosen to Host Smithsonian Institute Exhibit

02/09/2017 Downtown Ames Goes Red for American Heart Month

02/02/2017 Local Gardener Honored as MSCD Volunteer of the Year

11/29/2016 MSCD receives $3,000 Challenge Grant

11/17/2016 Shop Locally-Owned Businesses First!

09/29/2016 MSCD Elects 2017 Board of Directors

09/28/2016 MusicWalk Map

09/22/2016 For the Love of the Kazoo!

09/13/2016 Downtown Construction Update

06/28/2016 June 24 Bike Night Statement

06/24/2016 Local veteran chosen as 4th of July Grand Marshal

06/09/2016 Local Filmmaker Takes Best in Show at Annual ArtWalk

05/03/2016 Ames named quarterfinalist in national  Main Street competition

04/29/2016 Local dentist honored by Main Street Iowa for Leadership

04/07/2016 MSCD hires new Event Coordinator

04/01/2016 MSCD hits 30,000 volunteer hour milestone

03/17/2016 From Ashes to Opportunity!

03/04/16 Popular Bike Night event returns for another season on Main Street

03/01/16 Main Street Farmers' Market works as a small business incubator

02/11/16Why one Main Street Community has the lowest unemployment in the nation

02/09/16 13 Ways to Impress Your True Love on Valentine's Day!

12/11/15 Owner of 'The Salon' Named Main Street Volunteer of the Year

12/11/15 Anonymous Donor to Match Lighting Donations

11/11/15 Mayor proclaims November 28 as a day to "shop small"

11/05/15 Making Snow Magic on Main Street

10/29/15 Ghouls and goblins invited to "haunt" downtown Ames by daylight

10/12/15 MSCD receives $75,000 grant for Sheldon Munn restoration

09/28/15 Take a walk on Main with the Mayor

09/10/15 45th annual Octagon Art Festival expected to draw thousands to downtown Ames

09/08/15 See yourself in Ames, see yourself on Main Street!

8/06/15 CSPAN Cookie Caucus comes to Main Street

7/22/15 Downtown business plans benefit barbecue for Main Street holiday lighting project

7/21/15 Gourmet Food + Craft Beer = Ames Foodies & Brew

7/7/15 Firefly Country Night receives grant from Ames CVB

6/18/15 Attend Chamber forum to learn about small business financing options

6/10/15 Former contestant on "The Voice" ready to turn heads in Ames 

6/10/15 Charlie Kuester appointed to MSCD board

6/9/15 Harrison Barnes named Grand Marshal for 4th of July parade

6/4/15 Police urge business owners to be alert to scams

5/14/15 Fire fighters urge downtown businesses to buy a "Knox Box" for fire safety

5/05/15 City taking last minute applications for façade grant awards

5/08/15 MSCD hangs out the welcome sign for motorcycle riders

4/30/15 Downtown Ames businessman recognized as "Volunteer of the Year"

4/30/15 Artists needed for 2015 ArtWalk

4/23/15 Old favorite set to open in a new location

4/23/15 City Hall Plaque Unveiling Tells the Tale of Building's Beginnings

3/24/15  7 Tips for Creating Eye-Catching Window Displays

4/07/15 Main Street Farmers Market prepares to kick off 5th season

4/09/15 MSCD Receives National Accreditation

4/09/15 Shark Tank-like Competition Open to MSCD Businesses

04/16/15 ArtWalk 2015 is Coming up June 5

08/10/2018 Cornbred BBQ to Become a Permanent Fixture in Downtown Ames