Area Events

5/25/2018

Ulen-Hitterdal High School Graduation will be at 7pm on Friday, May 25th at the Ulen-Hitterdal School Gym.

5/26/2018

Ada-Borup High School Graduation will be at 2pm on Saturday, May 26th at the Ada-Borup High School Gymnasium.

Norman County East High School Graduation will be at 2pm on Saturday, May 26th.

Win-E-Mac High School Graduation will be at 2pm on Saturday, May 26th.

Clearbrook-Gonvick High School Graduation will be held at 2pm on Saturday, May 26th.

 

5/27/2018

Norman Couny West High School Graduation will be at 2pm on Sunday, May 27th at the NCW High School Gymnasium.

Mahnomen High School Graduation will be at 2pm on Sunday, May 27th at the Mahnomen High School.

Fertile-Beltrami High School Graduation will be at 2pm on Sunday, May 27th at the Fertile-Beltrami New Gym.

Fosston High School Graduation will be held at 2pm on Sunday, May 27th at the High School Gymnasium.

Hillsboro High School Graduation will be at 2pm on Sunday, May 27th.

Central Valley High School Graduation will be at 2pm on Sunday, May 27th at the Central Valley High School.

Northern Cass High School Graduation will be at 2pm on Sunday, May 27th at the Northern Cass School.

May-Port CG High School Graduation will be at 2pm on Sunday, May 27th at the High School Gym.

Finley-Sharon High School Graduation will be at 2pm on Sunday, May 27th at the Babinski Gymnasium.

Hope-Page High School Graduation will be at 1pm on Sunday, May 27th at the Page Gym.

5/28/2018

Wild Rice Church, rural Twin Valley, invites you to their Memorial Day dinner on Monday, Memorial Day, from 11am to 12:30pm, serving barbecues, salad and bars. A free will donation will be accepted. Prior to the meal serving, the American Legion will have their flag presentation and Memorial Day service - all at Wild Rice Church, rural Twin Valley.

A Memorial Day Program will be held in Ada on Monday, May 28th, 9:30am at the Ada Municipal Cemetery.

A Memorial Day Service will be held in Ulen on Monday, May 28th, 10am and the Ulen Park shelter. (In case of rain, the service would be at the Ulen Event Center)

5/30/2018

The Ada Garden Club will be having their 3rd Annual Free Gardening Seminar on Wednesday, May 30th, 7pm and Faith United Church in Ada. Eric Bergeson, author of "Successful Gardening On The Northern Prairie" will be presenting.

5/31/2018

The Ada Lions are looking for your support in ordering a Lion's Calendar for 2018-2019.  Your purchase of a calendar supports many community projects.  Order forms are available at all 3 banks in Ada and the Ada-Borup High School Office. You can also just e-mail your birthdays and wedding anniversary dates to; OllenC@Loretel.net.  Cost $10.00. You can pay when the calendars arrive in August. Info is due by May 31st.

Erskine’s 63rd Annual Water Carnival will be Thursday, May 31st through Sunday, June 3rd, featuring Midwest Rides, street dances on Friday and Saturday, airboat rides, L.A. Racing Pig Show, bike giveaways, fireworks on Saturday, Classic Car, tractor and bike show, parade on Sunday and much more. Click here to view schedule of events

There will be an AARP Driver Safety Class (4-Hour Refresher Course) on Thursday, May 31st from 1-5pm at the Hitterdal Community Center. Instructor is Larry Crose. Cost will be $15 for AARP members, $20 for non-members. To register, call Larry at 218-962-3565 or 218-234-1134.

6/1/2018

Hankinson's 5th Annual Polka Fest will be held on Friday, June 1st and Saturday, June 2nd in Historic Downtown Hankinson, ND. Festivities begin both days at 11am inside the Community Center, and at noon outside under the tent. For a full schedule, go to www.hankinsonnd.com/polkafest.

Conerstone Veterinary Services will be hosting a Vaccination Clinic for cats and dogs at their clinic in Gonvick on Friday, June 1st from 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. No appointments necessary. Micro Chipping will also be offered at a reduced cost. Please bring your pets on a leash or in a kennel along with any records you may have. For more information on the vaccination clinics contact the Conerstone Veterinary Services of Gonvick 487- 5360.

Bagley High School Graduation will be held on Friday, June 1st, 7:30pm

6/2/2018

The 19th Annual Small Town Saturday will be held on Saturday, June 2nd in Climax. Click here to view schedule of events.

The 59th Annual Hawley Rodeo Fest events will be held Saturday, June 2nd through Saturday, June 9th. Click here to find more information.

6/4/2018

The Lace 'Em Up Basketball Camp will be held in Red Lake Falls Monday, June 4th through Friday, June 8th. Grades 6-11 will be from 8am-11am. Grades K-6 will be from Noon-3:30pm. Cost is $60 per student or $100 per family.

6/6/2018

The Hawley Health Fair will be held on Wednesday, June 6th at the Hawley Community Center. Registration begins at 8:45am. The program starts at 9am with featured speakers. There will be vendor booths featuring health-related topics open from 10-11:30am. The event is free. There will be healthy snacks, coffee and door prizes.

Halstad Living Center Auxiliary is having their 5th Annual Fry bread Taco /Taco in a Bag Dinner on Wednesday, June 6th from 5-7pm at the Halstad Living Center. The dinner includes: Fry bread tacos or taco in a bag, pie, ice cream, lemonade and coffee. Cost is $9 for adults, $5 for ages 5-12, free for ages 4 and under. Take outs are available.

6/8/2018

American Heroes PRCA Rodeo will be Friday, June 8th, and Saturday, June 9th, 7pm both nights. More information can be found at hawleyrodeo.com

6/9/2018

The Fertile-Beltrami FFA will be hosting a 5K & 1K Color Fun Run on Saturday, June 9th, beginning at 9:30am at the Polk County Fairgrounds in Fertile. Cost is $30 for the 5K, $20 for the 1K (ages 10 & under), which includes T-shirts (guaranteed only if registered by May 20th)  and lots of prizes. To register, email: wrupprecht@isd599.org or mail registration form to: 12586 State Hwy 92 SE, Red Lake Falls, MN 56750. Registration forms can be found at the Fertile-Beltrami School website: www.fertilebeltrami.k12.mn.us. (click on "Activities", then "FFA", then "Events")

6/13/2018

Hillsboro Days 2018 is June 13-17th in Hillsboro, ND, featuring children’s activities, games for all ages, great food, vintage tractor and car cruises, arts and craft vendors, and much more. New this year is the 1st Annual Hillsboro Days Market on Saturday, June 16th. Market vendors may offer handmade crafts, unique art, handmade goods, homemade or home grown food, buy-sell products and more. Click here to view the schedule of events

6/14/2018

6/16/2018

Gary Days will be held on Saturday, June 16th. More information to come.

6/20/2018

The Norman County Fair will be held Wednesday, June 20th through Saturday, June 23rd at the Norman County Fairgrounds in Ada. For more information, go to normancountyfair.com

MayPort Summerfest will be held Wednesday, June 20th through Sunday, June 24th. Find more information at www.mayvilleportland.com/summerfest

6/22/2018

On Friday, June 22nd and Saturday, June 23rd, the Historical & Cultural Society of Clay County and Nordic Culture Clubs will be throwing one of the biggest (and clearly the most Nordic) family-friendly celebrations in the Red River Valley: The Scandinavian Hjemkomst & Midwest Viking Festival. Bring your friends and family for a full weekend of fantastic food, culture, and living history at the Hjemkomst Center! And, of course, lots of Vikings!

The City of Hitterdal is having HitterFest Friday, June 22nd through Sunday, June 24th. Find more information at www.gohitterdal.com

6/23/2018

A Benefit for Keith Francis has been set for Saturday, June 23rd, from 1-6pm at Pinehurst Resort. A spaghetti feed will be served from 1-4pm, with a free will offering accepted. Other activities include prize raffles, games and silent auction. Monetary donations can be sent to: Midwest Bank, C/O Keith Francis Benefit, PO Box 68, Waubun, MN 56589

6/28/2018

The Mahnomen County Fair will be held Thursday, June 28th through Saturday, June 30th

7/4/2018

The 2018 Fosston High School All-School Reunion will be July 4th-7th. Search for Fosston High School Reunion on Facebook to view tentative events planned.

A PRCA Rodeo & PBR Bull Ride will be held in Park Rapids on Wednesday, July 4th through Saturday, July 7th. The Headwaters Rodeo is Minnesota's largest professional rodeo event in 2018. The world's top professional PRCA roughneck riders and toughest livestock go ahead to head in Park Rapids to qualify for points at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. Also collecting points will be Barrel Racers from the WPRA, plus aerial shows by MOTO X Cycles from the X Games competition and the hottest dances under the log pavilion nightly.

7/5/2018

The 20th Annual East Polk County Relay For Life will be held on Thursday, July 5th in Fosston. This event has been cancelled due to declining participation and interest in the event.

7/6/2018

The Northwest Water Carnival activities will be held from Friday, July 6th, through Sunday, July 15th in Detroit Lakes. More information can be found at www.dljaycees.com

Prairie Days will be held in Rothsay Friday, July 6th through Sunday, July 8th.

7/11/2018

The Polk County Fair will be held in Fertile Wednesday, July 11th through Sunday, July 15th. Find more information at www.polkcountyfairfertilemn.com

7/12/2018

The Clay County Fair will be held in Barnesville Thursday, July 12th through Sunday, July 15th. Find more information at www.mnclaycountyfair.com

7/22/2018

7/23/2018

The City of Dilworth is celebrating Loco Daze Monday, July 23rd through Sunday, July 29th. Find more information at www.cityofdilworth.com

7/28/2018

The Fargo Airsho will be held Saturday, July 28th and Sunday, July 29th at Hector International Airport in Fargo. The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will appear at this year's Fargo Airsho. Other aerial acts too.

7/30/2018

Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival will be held Monday, July 30th through Saturday, August 4th.

8/1/2018

The Clearwater County Fair will be held in Bagley Wednesday, August 1st through Sunday, August 5th. More information is available at clearwatercountyfair.com

8/7/2018

National Night Out will be on Tuesday, August 7th, with events at communities throughout the U.S.

8/9/2018

The City of Glyndon is celebrating Glyndon Days Thursday, August 9th through Saturday, August 11th. Find more information at www.glyndonmn.com

8/17/2018

The Ulen Turkey Barbecue will be Friday, August 17th and Saturday, August 18th.