Do It All Right Here!
In Storm Lake, we know how to have a good time! Spice up your calendar with concerts, celebrations, educational events and just plain fun things to do!
Whether you’re enjoying some music under a canopy of trees or some cool competition during the Extreme Winter Games, here are just a few of the special events hosted in and around Storm Lake each year!
Fall In Love With Storm Lake
Don't miss this sales promotion that runs from February 1st through February 16th and features numerous prizes as well as a downtown Chocolate Walk on February 9th! The Witter Gallery is also holding a Chocolate Extravaganza on Saturday the 16th. During the promotion period, shoppers can register at each participating business for a chance to win prizes. For full details on the promotion, click here.
The area’s up and coming musical event! Enjoy current bands on the Awaysis Great Lawn next to King’s Pointe Waterpark Resort.
Star Spangled Spectacular
Patriotic fun for the whole family. For over 25 years, Storm Lake has been one of the top destinations for the 4th of July holiday. Visitors enjoy the Star Spangled Spectacular parade, classic car shows, the Ride Run, BMX bike show, music, food and the area’s most impressive fireworks. For a schedule of events, click here.
Wood, Wine and Blues
The blues are playing and the chainsaws are buzzing! Watch local artists transform trees into works of art while you enjoy samples of some of Iowa’s best wines. (Past year’s sculptures dot the streets where visitors can enjoy them all year long!) For a schedule of events, click here.
Taste of Storm Lake
Thursday nights from June-September. Support local non-profits and enjoy a quick, delicious meal.
Offering fresh fruits and veggies, flowers and homemade goodies, Storm Lake’s Farmers Market provides a place for locals to sell their produce, and health-conscious shoppers can fill their shopping bags with the freshest fare! June-October in front of BV County Courthouse (600 Erie Street). Saturdays 8:00AM-12:00PM and Thursdays 4:00PM-6:00PM. For more information, click here.
Want to sell your produce at the Farmers Market? Learn more here!
Marathon to Marathon
Professional runners and enthusiasts take their mark at this annual event. The Marathon to Marathon is a USA Track and Field sanctioned race is a qualifier for the Boston Marathon and draws athletes from all over the country. Click here for 2016’s results and information on next year’s marathon.
Miracle on Lake Avenue
Start the holidays with a classic. Visitors enjoy a winter parade, warming stations, entertainment and shopping galore. And wrap up the night with a tour of Santa’s Castle. The perfect way to kick off your holiday shopping is Storm Lake’s Miracle on Lake Avenue! For a schedule of events, click here.
119 W 6th St - PO Box 584 | Storm Lake, IA 50588
712.732.3780 | 888.752.4692