Humboldt Co. Sheriff Hosting DEA National RX Take Back
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

This Saturday the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is hosting the DEA National RX Take Back event. Turn in unneeded medication for safe disposal.  So, bring all unneeded medications this Saturday from 10am-2pm to the Humboldt County Law Enforcement Center Lobby and support the DEA National RX take Back event.


St. Mary’s Fall Festival, Broasted Chicken Dinner
Oct 30 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

Fall Festival, Broasted Chicken Dinner at the St. Mary’s Church on Sunday October 30th from 10:30am – 1:00pm Inside Seating or Drive Thru.  The line for the drive thru will form on 4th Ave N from 4th St. to 3rd St.  Dinner tickets and raffle chances are available at Humboldt Engraving and the Parish Office Adults-$12.50, Children 4-8yrs-$5, 3 and under are free.  The Dinner is:  Broasted Chicken, Mashed Potatoes/gravy, Corn, Coleslaw/Applesauce, Dinner Roll and Homemade Pie or Bar.  TICKETS MUST BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE.

Raffle Items:

Handmade Quilt

$50 Fareway Gift Card

$50 Hyvee Gift Card

4- $25 Gift Cards to Select Humboldt Restaurants

Livermore Faith United Methodist Church “Harvest Supper”
Oct 30 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Livermore Faith United Methodist Church is having their “Harvest Supper” Sunday Oct. 30th from 4:30 – 7PM.  Meal will be Turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, cranberry relish, bread & butter, pies & desserts, coffee & water.  Tickets can be purchased at the Door, Adults $10 children under 10 $5.  For In-town delivery call 515-890-8909.

Nov 9 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Mobile Food Bank Drive Thru at the Humboldt County Fairgrounds will be Wednesday November 9th, from 4:30 -6:00pm or until food is gone.

Murder Mystery Ball
Nov 11 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Murder Mystery Ball at the Millhouse!

Its 1900 and you have been invited to the Millhouse Brown to celebrate Mr. and Mrs. Browns 50th Wedding Anniversary! This is to be the ball of the century filled with laughter, dancing, and good conversations. Suddenly a scream erupts from outside and a maid rushes through door pronouncing Mr. Brown dead! You witness Mr. Brown’s body lying next to the ramp of his precious saw mill and he is cold as ice. Mr. Brown is dead but who killed him? Was it the maid who found him? Or one of you? Find out at the Murder Mystery Ball!

Tickets are $10.00 per person. DEADLINE to purchase tickets is Wednesday, November 9th at 4:00pm. Fill out the form below to register or call 515-604-6980 to register over the phone! Dress up in your best Victorian dress or tux and join us for a thrilling night!

NOTE: This event is for ages 15 and up; Visitors also can dress business casual if they do not have a Victorian costume

Date: Friday, November 11th, 2022

Time: 6:00pm doors open with the event starting at 6:30pm

Humboldt Sno-Skimmers Membership Supper
Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Humboldt Sno-Skimmers are having their membership supper Friday Nov. 18, at River Valley Orchards.  Social hour begins at 6pm with the meal served at 7pm.  The meal is a Taco Bar the price/plate is $15 for adults and $10 for kids under 12.  Club membership dues are $40 a year for a family which includes $20 for ISSA dues.  There will be a raffle for those who attend the supper for a Blackstone Pro Series Cabinet griddle.  For more information contact Shane Braby at 515-890-1945.

Nov 25 – Dec 24 all-day

Kiwanis Christmasland prepares to open for the holiday season Friday Nov. 25th.  This marks the 40th year of this popular holiday attraction sponsored by the Humboldt/Dakota City Kiwanis Club.  It has been visited by more that 150,000 people since its opening in 1982.

For 2022 there will be some new items and updates but lots of the traditional favorite scenes that people have come to know and enjoy year after year.
The Kiwanis club wants Christmasland to be a safe and fun experience for all.

Christmasland is located directly south of the Humboldt City Hall at 407 1st Avenue South.  It is one block south of the Humboldt Law Enforcement Center the one-half block east.

Kiwanis Christmasland will be open the following hours for the 2022 season:
Friday and Saturday November 25th and 26th – 2:30-4:30p.m. and 6:30-8:30p.m.
Sunday’s – 2:30-4:30p.m.
Friday’s – 6:30- 8:30p.m.
Saturday’s – 2:30-4:30p.m. and 6:30-8:30p.m.
Monday – Friday Dec. 19th-23rd 6:30-8:30p.m.
Thursday Dec. 22nd – Dec. 24th   only 2:30-4:30p.m.

Christmasland will be closed for inclement weather.  Notification will be posted outside and via the Humboldt-Dakota City Kiwanis Facebook page.  The Kiwanis Club has never charged admission to Christmasland; however donations are appreciated as they help the exhibit grow.

Then at the end of the visit is Santa Claus he will give all good girls and boys a candy cane after their visit.

Christmasland will be open by arrangement for group tours.  Call Dave Lee at (5150 890-0116 to schedule a day and a time.  All school groups, nursing homes, group homes, church groups, businesses and civic organizations are welcome, but special arrangements are limited, so call ahead.

Enjoy the spirit of the season and the family tradition of the holidays at Kiwanis Christmasland in Humboldt.

Live Nativity
Dec 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

You are invited to a LIVE NATIVITY on Sunday December 4th from 3:30-5:30pm at Dan & Dawn Parle residence at 2615 Lone Tree Road .  The memory made will last a lifetime.  Please come enjoy the fellowship of the season.  Dress warm, the barn will be full of God’s Creations.

Sponsored by Zion Lutheran Church

Humboldt-Dakota City Kiwanis Club Annual Spaghetti Supper
Dec 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Humboldt-Dakota City Kiwanis Club will be hosting their Annual Spaghetti Supper with garlic bread, serving begins at 5pm thru 7pm at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church.  DRIVE UP ONLY! Please enter from the North and Exit to the South.  Ticket prices are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under.  Tickets may be purchased from any of the following:  Northwest Bank, Bank Iowa, and First State Bank.  As always, we greatly appreciate YOUR SUPPORT!

Holiday Light Contest
Dec 8 – Dec 18 all-day


The Humboldt Recreation Department is having a Holiday Light Contest all eligible houses and businesses must be within Humboldt & Dakota City limits. Registration is Free and you can register online or at the Humboldt Recreation Center. All registrations are due by Monday, December 5th. Winners will be announced on The Humboldt Recreation Facebook page on Tuesday Dec 20th. Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each residential category and to 1st place in the business category. For more information call Paxton at 332-5447