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.

HL-O Homecoming 2014

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

The HL-O Homecoming 2014 –‘MISSION IMPOSSIBLE’ parade route has changed on Friday, September 19, @ 1:00 pm. The parade route will match up with the Okabena 4th of July parade and celebration. It will start at the foyer entrance of the school on St. Paul St., turn right (south) at Cty Hwy 9, turn right (west/northwest) at the ‘diagonal’ back towar...
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Buffalo Ridge Apartments Fall Fest

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 2:00pm - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 12:00pm

It's Fall Fest at Buffalo Ridge Apartments on Friday from 2 to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 to noon in Worthington! Stop by for free coffee, apple cider, apple slices and apartment tours. You can register to win fabulous door prizes including gift cards to be given away all weekend.
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Car Seat Check-Up

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

A free car seat check-up event will be held Saturday, September 20th from 9 to noon at Marthaler Chevrolet in Worthington. To make an appointment, call 507-372-2111.
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MNWest (Jackson) 50-Year Anniversary Celebration

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 2:00pm - 9:00pm

Minnesota West Jackson Campus is celebrating 50 years! Don't miss on the free food, fun and entertainment! A best-ball tournament kicks off at 2 p.m. at the Jackson Golf Course with beer and soda from 4:30 to 8 p.m. at Bridget's Bucksnort's. From 5:30 p.m. until gone, enjoy a free burger meal provided by the Cattlemen's Association. Campus tours go...
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Annual Drag Races

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 9:00am - 4:00pm

Enjoy annual drag races at the Spencer, Iowa airport on Sunday, September 21st. Street legal cars and pick-ups only, and will be inspected. Registration begins at 9:00 AM with racing to follow. Spectator admission $5.00, racers $5.00 one time or $20.00 for all day. Concessions on grounds and event will last until 3 to 4 PM.
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St. Adrian Fall Dinner

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

The St. Adrian Fall Dinner will be held Sunday, September 21st from 4 to 7 p.m. at the St. Adrian Church Parlor. Serving includes roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, coleslaw, buns, desserts and beverages. Cost is $8 for adults, ages 6-12 $4, and ages 2-5 $2. Take-out meals are available in Adrian between 4 and 6 p.m. There are also big ti...
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Swiss Steak Supper

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 4:00pm - 8:00pm

The Lake Wilson Good Shepherd Lutheran Church is hosting a swiss steak supper on Sunday, September 21st from 4 to 8 p.m. Cost for adults is $8.50 ($10 at the door) or $5.50 for ages 4-10 ($7 at the door). Those age three and under are free. Tickets are available at Lake Wilson's Minnwest Bank.
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Community Motorcycle Ride

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 4:30pm - 7:00pm

The Center for Active Living will be sponsoring Active Aging Week beginning Sunday, September 21st and will go through Saturday, September 27th. To start the week off the CAL will be hosting a Community Motorcycle Ride. Anyone that has a motorcycles are encouraged to meet at W-2 meats parking lot. The ride will depart at 4:30 p.m. weather permittin...
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CAL Golf Tournament

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Make sure you grab your partner and get signed up for the Golf Tournament at Prairie View Golf Links. Fees are $35.00 per person for 9 holes and a cart. This will be a two person scramble. Check in time will be at 10:00 a.m. with a shotgun start at 11:00 a.m. The deadline to sign up is September 16th. Lunch will be available for players and any spe...
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Glass Etching Class/Wine & Canvas Event

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 4:30pm - 8:00pm

Tuesday, September 23rd will be a creative and fun night! Starting at 4:30 p.m. the MN West Lifelong Learning Department will be hosting a Glass Etching Class at BenLee’s Café. This will be a Make and Take class with full instructions on the whole process of glass etching. The cost is only $15.00 for this class and you will bring home your work. Th...
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