2229 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50011
Genres: All Genres
Capacity: 195 standing, 150 seated.
Additional Websites: Facebook and Twitter. "The Maintenance Shop, or M-Shop as it is affectionately known, is the longest running nightclub in Ames, IA. The M-Shop is located in the west entrance of the Memorial Union at Iowa State University and hosts around 60 musical shows a year." This venue is run by Iowa State University and is located on campus. They can host live music any night of the week when school is in session. Tuesdays are open mic if there is no show scheduled.