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.

PPT Postcard Episode (ft. Worthington Regatta)

Sun, 12/21/2014 - Mon, 12/22/2014

On Sunday, December 21 at 7:00 p.m., Pioneer Public Television will broadcast a special episode of Postcards featuring the Worthington Windsurfing Regatta and Unvarnished Music Festival. This will be the second episode in the Postcards sixth season. The award winning Postcards is a weekly art, culture and history program featuring the people and co...
Read more

Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

Sun, 12/21/2014 - 11:15am - 2:00pm

A Pancake Benefit for Pastor Arlen and LaVonne Foss is scheduled for Sunday, December 21st, at American Lutheran Church in Worthington. Pancakes and sausages will be served from 11:15-2:00 in the Fellowship Hall. All proceeds will be used to help defer LaVonne’s health care costs and Arlen’s medical costs incurred during his battle with esophageal...
Read more

Story Time with Santa

Sun, 12/21/2014 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Come for Story Time with Santa on Sunday, December 21st at 1 and 3 p.m. at the Worthington Memorial Auditorium. Each story time will be followed by photo opportunities with Santa.
Read more

Live Nativity

Sun, 12/21/2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The Grace Lutheran Church in Luverne is hosting a live nativity from 5 to 7 p.m. Witness live actors, animals and music outside and enjoy a free-will spaghetti supper inside. For more information, call the church at 507-283-4431 or online at
Read more

Winterfest Snow Queen/Princess Application

Mon, 12/22/2014 - Fri, 01/16/2015

Do you or someone you know love winter? Apply for the Winterfest Snow Queen or Snow Princess! The Winterfest Snow Queen & Snow Princess will be ambassadors for Worthington at various community events throughout the year. You must be a sophomore or junior in high school to apply for Snow Queen or between the ages of 4 – 10 years old to apply for...
Read more

Oromo Community Celebration

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 8:00pm - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 1:00am

The Oromo Community would like to extend an invitation to you and your spouse to attend this celebration with music, dancing, and many types of food available. Please come and help them celebrate their many cultural traditions on Saturday, December 27, 2014 at the Eagles Club, 205 Oxford Street, Worthington from 8:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.
Read more

The Chipper Experience

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

On New Year's Eve, head to the Memorial Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. for the Chipper Experience, where comedy and magic collide. This is an all ages show, and plenty of fun for the whole family! Cost is $20 in advance, or $25 at the door, with discounts for those 18 and under, college-age, and family group tickets. To purchase yours, call 507-376-9101.
Read more

New Year's Eve Concert

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 9:00pm - Thu, 01/01/2015 - 1:00am

The Worthington Event Center, Comfort Suites and Radio Works are sponsoring 70’s & 80’s Classic Rock Band, SideLine on Wednesday, December 31st from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 on December 31st. Doors open at 8 p.m. Receive complimentary tap beer, wine, soda, hor d’oeuvres, party favors, photo booth. Book a room at the Com...
Read more

Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

Sun, 01/04/2015 - 9:00am - 1:00pm

The Luverne American Legion is hosting a pancake breakfast on Sunday, January 4th. Serving goes from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Legion building.
Read more

The Space School Musical

Sat, 01/10/2015 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Dakota Players presents the Space School Musical on January 10th at 2 p.m. at the Worthington Memorial Auditorium. Cost is $8 for adults, children/college $4, family $20. For more information, call 507-376-9101. Auditions for students K-12 will be held on January 5th (call the Community Education to register in advance at 507-376-6105).
Read more