City Hall and all other City facilities are closed to the public as a precaution against the spread of COVID-19. The closures will be effective after 5 p.m. Thursday, March 19, and will continue through May 15, 2020. City staff will continue to report to their offices and serve the public. Residents are encouraged to conduct City business online or by contacting individual City departments directly. Residents who are unsure how to conduct their City business may contact the City’s customer service hotline from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at 515.239.5670.

Recreation Facilities & Venues

Ames Parks and Recreation offers something for everyone with a wide variety of indoor and outdoor recreational facilities for individuals of all ages to enjoy. 

We offer a wide variety of adult sports leagues, cultural events, wellness and youth recreational programming for your whole family to enjoy. 

Please explore our facilities and the opportunities we offer. You are sure to find something for everyone in the family to enjoy!
  • Homewood Golf Course

    1. Address:401 E 20th St
      Ames, IA 50010
    2. Phone:515-239-5363
    1. Concessions Available
    2. Gift Cards Available
    3. Golf
    4. Golf Carts Available
    5. Golf Leagues Available
    6. Off Street Parking
    7. On Bus Route
    1. City Facilities
    2. Parks & Recreation
    3. Specialized Parks


Due to COVID-19 Homewood Golf Course Opening Postponed.  Tentative Opening Date on Wednesday, April 15.



Book tee times as a guest or with your Parks and Recreation account or call the clubhouse at 515-239-5363.

Grab your clubs and come golfing at Homewood Golf Course!

Homewood accepts Debit/Credit Cards and we have the computer capabilities of tracking golfer's handicaps throughout the season! Homewood is a beautiful, well-groomed 9 hole, par 34 golf course with a friendly, responsive staff. Players of all ages and abilities will have a fun and challenging experience at Homewood. 


Adult Pass


Junior Pass(17 and under)


Senior Pass 62+


Senior 85+


Senior 90+


Senior Couple (Married)


Couple (Married)


Family (4 Members) Each additional member $198.00


ISU Student Spring Pass (April-May)


ISU Student Fall Pass (Aug-Oct)




9 Holes

18 Holes

Opening to 3:00 PM



3:00 PM to Close



10 Round Punchcard


Weekends and Holidays

Opening to 6:00 PM



6:00 PM to Close




Parent/Grandparent and Child(17and under)
Noon - 3:00 PM Tuesdays
4:00 PM to Close Sundays

$10.00 per person



Golf Club Rental



Pull Cart Rental



Golf Cart Rental

$11.00 per seat

$16.00 per seat

Golf Cart Rental Punchcard

(20 punches for the price of 19)


Planning a Special Event or Outing? 
Book your special event at Homewood Today!

Birthday Parties

 Work Outing 

Family Reunion 

Class Reunion

Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties

Call us at 515.239.5363.................. We can Help!

Golf Tournaments 
Private tournaments/outings are always available for your group, business or organization at affordable rates. No matter how large or small your group, you will enjoy golfing at Homewood. Call 515.239.5363.


YOUTH GOLF LEAGUE (Age 10-18) Class # 180501-1A  
Fridays, June 5 through July 24.  Tee times will begin at 8:00 AM. 
League entry fee is $45.00 included in the league is instruction, play, a year-end party, and an awards ceremony with prizes and food. Participants pay a reduced green fee of $12.00 each week. Register for Youth League at Homewood Golf Course or online. Registration is encouraged by June 1. 

COUPLES LEAGUE Class # 180507-1A 
Tuesdays, April 21 through July 14.  6:00 PM Shotgun Start 
An enjoyable league open to all levels of golfers. Handicaps are assigned to golfers. Socialization and recreation are key ingredients of this league. Weekly contests, prizes, a season-ending tournament, and barbecue are all part of this league. League entry is $80.00 per couple. Register for Couples League at Homewood Golf Course or online. Registration deadline is April 17. 

Mondays, April 20 through July 20 6:00 PM Shotgun Start 
Handicaps will be assigned so all levels of golfers are welcome! Socialization & having fun are key ingredients to this league. Weekly prizes, contests, and season-ending tournament and barbecue are all part of this league. League entry fee is $40.00. Register for Ladies League at Homewood Golf Course or online. Registration deadline is April 14. 

Golf Lessons 
We offer a wide variety of lessons for golfers of all skill levels including youth, adult and parent(adult)/child lessons. 

Information and Online Registration

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