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.

Spomer Classic Car Show & Shine

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 10:30am - 2:45pm

Spomer Classics will be hosting their annual Car Show & Shine on Saturday, May 23rd, 2015 from 10:30 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. with a cruise of Lake Okabena at 2:45 p.m. Tour Spomer Classics Museum of automobile memorabilia. There will be food stands on premises. For more information visit
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Cancer Kickers Fundraiser

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 12:00pm - 8:00pm

Join the Cancer Kickers for their second annual asparagus hunt on Saturday, May 23rd. at the Last Call Saloon in George, IA. Register teams of up to 5 people. Registration begins at noon, with the hunt beginning at 1pm. You will have 3 hours to go to your "secret" asparagus patch and bring back your stash. Once everyone is back and checks their asp...
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Autism Awareness Fundraiser

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 3:00pm - Sun, 05/24/2015 - 12:00am

The Worthington Aerie and Auxiliary are proud to host an Autism Awareness fundraiser on Saturday, May 23rd from 3 p.m. to midnight. Come enjoy a silent auction (high bid awarded at 7 p.m.), delicious goodies via the Bake Sale, plus the BBQ and salads available from 5 p.m. until gone for a free will donation. Then stay for the music, provided by C.S...
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Memorial Day Military Services

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 9:00am - 1:00pm

Military services in Fulda will take place on May 25th with a parade beginning at 9 a.m., and a service to take place at the Fulda lake. The Memorial Day Program will take place at the Fulda High School gym at 10 a.m. Following the program, the Fulda High School FCCLA will be sponsoring a luncheon.
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Memorial Day Services

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

The Sioux Valley American Legion will be observing Memorial Day on May 25, 2015 with a 10:00 am service at the Sioux Valley Cemetery and a 11:00 am program at the Sioux Valley Trinity Lutheran Church. Master Sgt. Cory Place of the Minnesota National Guard will be the speaker. Cory is a Sioux Valley graduate. The public is invited, and a pot-luck me...
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Astronomy/Stargazing Class

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 9:00pm - 11:00pm

Go Stargazing with Mike Lynch! Lynch, a broadcast meteorologist at WCCO Radio will be hosting an astronomy and stargazing class, along with a half hour of orientation of the night sky with maps and constellation diagrams provided. Cost is $10 for individuals, $25 for families. It's happening on Friday, May 29th at 9 to 11 p.m. at the Chatauqua Park...
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Annual Chip-In-Fore-Education Golf Tournament

Sat, 05/30/2015

It's the Cella Bosma 6th Annual Chip-In-Fore-Education Golf Tournament on Saturday, May 30th, featuring a fun time 18-hole 4-person best ball tournament at the Sanborn Golf and Country Club. Registration starts at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. (limit 36 teams). Cost is $60 per person and includes meal, or meal-only for $15 per person.
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DazyeeMae Poker Run

Sat, 05/30/2015

It's the DayzeeMae Rakotz Poker Run on Saturday, May 30th! DayzeeMae has been diagnosed with Neuroblastoma and will be undergoing treatments at Children's Hospital in Omaha for a year. Proceeds go to the family! This is a two-handed poker run with a $20 entry fee. Start at Cap'n'Ken's at Lake Park at 1 p.m., ending at Johnny's Pub ni Lake Park.
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American Red Cross Blood Mobile

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 11:00am - 4:00pm

Buffalo Ridge Apartments and the American Red Cross are teaming up to hold a Blood Drive in Worthington on June 1st from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Buffalo Ridge Apartments.There is a limited number of appointment time slots open for this drive, so please register early, but walk-ins are welcome. Appointments may be made by calling Jeff at 507-350...
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Worthington RTA Report Presentation

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

The Worthington Retail Trade Analysis Report (2013) will be presented via Neil Linscheid, Extension Educator in Community Economics, at BenLee's Cafe on Monday, June 1st from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Soup, bread, and coffee will be available for $5. RSVP by calling 507-372-2919 or email by May 29th.
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