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Iowa State Center

1805 Center Drive
Suite 102

Ames, Iowa 50011-1059

3000Largest Group
25Meeting Rooms
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  • Iowa State Center Complex - 3 buildings - Scheman Conference Center, Fisher Theater, Stephens AuditoriumIowa State Center Complex - 3 buildings - Scheman Conference Center, Fisher Theater, Stephens Auditorium

  • Scheman Building - 25 flexible meeting roomsScheman Building - 25 flexible meeting rooms

  • Flexible Outdoor SpaceFlexible Outdoor Space

  • Outdoor CourtyardOutdoor Courtyard

  • Benton Auditorium - Seating for up to 450Benton Auditorium - Seating for up to 450

  • Board SuiteBoard Suite

  • ClassroomClassroom

  • Meeting RoomMeeting Room

  • BanquetBanquet

  • Onsite cateringOnsite catering

  • Wedding/Social EventWedding/Social Event

  • Stephens Auditorium - Seating for up to 2700Stephens Auditorium - Seating for up to 2700

  • Meeting on Stephens StageMeeting on Stephens Stage

  • Fisher Theater - Seating for up to 450Fisher Theater - Seating for up to 450

  • Fisher TheaterFisher Theater

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  • Overview

The perfect blend of indoor and outdoor spaces in Ames, IA. Located just minutes from one of the most beautiful university campuses in the nation, the Iowa State Center is the ideal location for Ames, Iowa business meetings, corporate events, trade shows, weddings, and conferences from small to large-scale.

What you'll find here...

  • 3 Ames, Iowa unique facilities - Conference Center, Performing Arts Auditorium and large theater
  • Conference Center includes 25 flexible conference rooms along with a 450 seat auditorium and an executive board suite
  • Spacious indoor and outdoor exhibit space
  • Ample, free parking
  • Professional coordination services
  • Technology support and service
  • Free WiFi
  • Full-service catering

Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Des Moines - 35 miles
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Des Moines, IA / 35
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Ideally Suited For:
Adult Social Event
Corporate Social Events
Family Reunion
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Wedding Ceremony/Reception
Youth Retreat/Camp

Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110