The Maintenance Shop, or 'M-Shop' as it’s affectionately known, is the longest running, ALL AGES, nightclub in Ames, IA.
Conveniently located in ISU’s Memorial Union, the M-Shop programs upwards of 60 concerts a year, recent acts have included The Lumineers, Aer, Andy Grammer, The Civil Wars, Hayes Carll, Delfeayo Marsalis, Family of the Year, Polica, and Good Old War to name just a few. In addition to live music the M-Shop also hosts comedy shows, open mic nights, theater performances and more!
Without a bad seat in the house, the M-Shop easily rivals any venue on performance quality and concert experience. We welcome feedback and always do our best to provide quality customer services at our shows.
The M-Shop is open 11am-5pm on weekdays during the academic year as a spot to lounge, study, socialize and just hang out. Plus you can get tickets to shows at the M-Shop box office!