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!
Lighthouse Summer Concert Series 2019
Join us for Storm Lake United's Lighthouse Concert Series. Free to the public May 25, June 22, July 19, and Aug 9 at the Great Lawn. Full full details, click here.
Ridiculous Days & Customer Appreciation
Catch a great deal during Storm Lake's Ridiculous Days and Customer Appreciation - July 18, 19 and20. Click here for details.
Share the Love
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 Saturday February 8th! During the promotion period, shoppers can register at each participating business for a chance to win prizes including a Grand Prize stay at King's Pointe Resort and a $50 gift card to the Regatta restaurant. For full details on the promotion, click here.
Free Community Event! From 11am to 4pm on February 9th, Buena Vista University and Storm Lake United will welcome BVU students and community members as they skate, snowshoe, ice fish, and do some cross country skiing. Ice bowling, ice sculpture, and broomball games will also take place on February 9th, weather permitting. Participants will be eligible for prize drawings made available by BVU and Storm Lake United. For full details on the promotion, click here.
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.For parade entry form, 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.
Join your friends and enjoy retail therapy on Saturday, September 29. Proceeds from the sale of P.I.N.K. bracelets go to P.I.N.K. at BVRMC. Be sure to check out the featured sales and offers 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? Farmers Market Application, click here.
Chills and Thrills
Saturday, October 19, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. For more information, click here.
CommUNITY Holiday Glow
Friday, Nov. 8, 2019. Storm Lake United Business Members and Storm Lake Public Safety invite you to help get the holidays glowing by gathering in UNITY for the first ever “CommUNITY Holiday Glow” event! For more information, click here.
Sip, Sample & Shop
Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019. Sip, Sample, and Shop during Storm Lake United’s Holiday Open House on Sunday, November 10th from noon to 4 PM. This annual event is a chance for shoppers to preview new holiday products while enjoying delicious food and drink. For more information, click here.
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