Upcoming Auction Dates


All Iowa DOT auctions are held at the auction building on South Fourth Street in Ames.

Inspection of auction items:

The public may inspect listed auction items between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on the Friday before sale day, and between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m. on the sale day. Auctions begin at 9 a.m. on the sale day.

All auctions will have vehicles, small and large equipment.

Current auction schedule

The auction dates are scheduled early in the calendar year and posted here.

Saturday, May 9, 2020
Saturday, August 8, 2020
Saturday, October 24, 2020

Special sales

There are no special sales scheduled at this time.