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.

"Dracula" Performances

Fri, 10/31/2014 - Sun, 11/02/2014

Minnesota West Community and Technical College Department of Theater presents Dracula October 31st (7:30), November 1st (7:30), and November 2nd (2:00). This adaptation is by Minnesota playwright Steven Dietz and restores the suspense and seduction of Bram Stoker's classic novel to the stage. All performances will take place in the Fine Arts Theate...
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Luis Brown-Pena Workshop

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Have you ever thought about hiring an ex-offender? Luis Brown-Pena is coming to speak to the area employer groups in Worthington on October 31, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. above the library at MN West – Worthington Campus. Topics that will be covered include, Work Opportunity Tax Credit, Workforce Investment Act, Federal Bonding Program and High Morale.
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Trunk N Treat

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Trunk 'n Treat returns to the Luverne Main Street on Friday, October 31st from 4 to 5:30 p.m. A safe venue will be created for children from Freeman to McKenzie on Main, with Chamber Members handing out candy from their trunks. Find the list of participating businesses at www.luvernechamber.com.
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Trunk or Treat

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Burger King will host a Trunk or Treat in its parking lot at the intersection of Oxford Street and Humiston Avenue. Planned from 5 to 7 p.m., the event will include four different decorated car trunks, treats for the kids and an inflatable bounce house and slide.
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Trunk or Treat

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Worthington Christian Church is offering a Trunk or Treat event from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Friday in its parking lot at 1501 N. Douglas Ave. Decorated cars will be filled with candy and treats for the children.
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Kids' Fest

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

It's Kids' Fest at the Redwood Falls Assembly of God Church on Friday, October 31st from 6 to 8 p.m. Enjoy fun for the whole family, such as the corn maze, free pumpkin patch photo, games, candy, prizes, plus delicious hot dogs, nachos and cheese, fresh apple cider just $.25! Please bring a non perishable item for the area food shelf. Costumes are...
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Trunk or Treat

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Worthington branch of the Fulda Area Credit Union will host a Halloween Trunk or Treat event for children. Scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday in the south parking lot of the credit union, the Trunk or Treat will feature numerous theme-decorated trunks and employees in costume.
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Scouting for Food Drive

Sat, 11/01/2014

Local Boy Scouts will collect food for the Scouting for Food drive Saturday. Bags are being distributed this week to area households. Residents are asked to place non-perishable food items inside the bag and leave them on their front doorstep by 9 a.m. Saturday. The items will be donated to the local food pantries. The Scouts will also collect used...
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Fish Boil Fundraiser

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

A Fish Boil will be from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 2 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church Activity Center, Fifth and Bush streets, Lakefield. Enjoy fish, potatoes, cole slaw, homemade bread, assorted desserts and beverages. Cost is a free will donation with proceeds going towards the Orphan Grain Train.
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Chili and Soup Supper

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

The Lakefield Council of Catholic Women will have a Chili and Soup Supper from 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 2 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 410 Broadway Ave. The menu will include chili, chicken noodle and broccoli soups, ham sandwiches, desserts and beverage.
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