Area Events

Below is a listing of all upcoming events in the southwest Minnesota/northwest Iowa area. Please click an item title to view more information about the event.

Our Lady of Good Council School Fund Tractor Cruise

Sat, 08/02/2014

The 2014 Our Lady of Good Council School Fund Tractor Cruise is coming up Saturday, August 2nd. To participate, apply with the required $200 fundraising fee, and have a tractor within the requirements of the ride (available upon request). A preview display period runs from 9 to 10:30 a.m. with the route starting at Pioneer Village. Enjoy a pork loi...
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Fulda Fish & Game Club Fundraiser

Sun, 08/03/2014 - 9:00am - 1:00pm

The Fulda Fish & Game Club is hosting a fundraising breakfast from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday, August 3 at the Fulda Community Center to fund the new aerators for the Fulda lake. Menu will be pancakes, French toast, sausage, juice and coffee. Suggested donation is $8 for adults, $4 for children 10 and under.
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​Joe Williams Wrestling Camp

Wed, 08/06/2014 - Thu, 08/07/2014

Joe Williams is hosting a camp on Wednesday, August 6th at the West Lyon High School in Inwood, Iowa. Registration goes from 9 to 10 a.m. with pre-registrations due July 30th. This camp will emphasize skills such as chain wrestling, various scoring holds, and the nonstop offense that many competitors fear.
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Nobles County Fair

Thu, 08/07/2014 - Sun, 08/10/2014

The Nobles County Fair returns to the Noble County Fairgrounds. Bring the family to enjoy a full carnival from Thursday through Sunday, (pre-purchase carnival tickets available at W-2s, Hy-Vee, Dairy Queen, Radio Works, and Bob & Steve's) with grandstand events Friday through Sunday. Check out the 4-H and open class entries throughout the days.
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MK 5K Run and Family Fun Walk

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm

The MK 5K Run and Family Fun Walk returns for another year on Thursday, August 7th to the Nobles County Fairgrounds. Cost is $12 if pre-registered by August 1st, with late registration $15. Registration/check-in the night-of begins at 6 p.m. with the race time slated to start at 7 p.m. Proceeds go towards the Mary Kay Foundation.
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Historic Dayton House Anniversary

Mon, 08/11/2014

Join in for a good old-fashioned summer picnic celebrating the 10th anniversary of the restoration of the Historic Dayton House. Enjoy bbq pork sandwiches, potato salad, baked beans, sweet treats and ice cold beverages. Cost is $15 per person. For tickets, call the Dayton House at 507-727-1311. Tickets are also available at The Daily Apple.
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Bill Maher

Fri, 08/15/2014

BILL MAHER will appear at the Orpheum Theatre in Sioux City on Friday, August 15th, at 8pm. Tickets are on sale at the Tyson Events Center Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, online at, or by calling 800-745-3000.
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SW MN American Red Cross Golf Tournament

Mon, 09/08/2014

The Southwest Minnesota American Red Cross will be holding its First Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser on Monday, September 8th at the Prairie View Golf Course. Registration will start at 2:30 p.m. with a 3:30 p.m. shotgun start and 6:30 p.m. dinner. Tickets will be $55.00 per person or $200.00 for a team of four. Tickets include 9 holes of golf, a...
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