Annual Christmas Tree Walk at Humboldt Co. Historical Museum
Dec 9 @ 5:00 pm – Dec 19 @ 12:00 am

Walk amongst the trees this year at the Annual Christmas Tree Walk in the Historic Hardy Church!  Admission is a free will donation to the Humboldt County Historical Museum.  The dates and times it will be open are as follows:

December 9th – 11th   5-8pm
December 16th  5-8pm
December 18th    5-8pm

2022 Tour of Homes
Dec 10 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

2022 Tour of Homes brought to you by the Humboldt Area Arts Council will be Saturday, Dec. 10th from 2-5pm, with activities at Art Center till 7pm.  Get your tickets at the Humboldt Arts center the day of the event, cost is $20 (one adult beverage included)

“Twas the Night Before Christmas” Open House
Dec 17 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Saturday December 17th 1-4pm or 5– 8pm, find out how the Browns celebrated Christmas Eve!  Visitors can partake in a coloring contest and a story of “The Night Before Christmas” at 2pm, then meet Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus and more!  The Historic Hardy Church will also be open for visitors to see the Christmas Trees and enjoy Christmas goodies in the church basement.  Admission:  Free Will Donation for the Museum.

Faith United Methodist Church Christmas Dinner
Dec 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm


Faith United Methodist Church in Humboldt will be having a Christmas Dinner on Sunday December 25 from 11:30 – 1:00 dine in or take out.  The meal will be Turkey, pork loin, mashed potatoes & gravy, green beans, cranberry relish, and desserts.  This will be a Free Will donation, to sign up call the church office 515-332-2083 by Dec. 21st.


Mobile Food Bank – Drive Thru
Jan 11 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Mobile Food Bank Drive Thru will be at the Humboldt County Fairgrounds on Wednesday January 11th, 2023, serving from 4:30 -6:00pm or until food is gone.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Food Pantry Drive
Jan 16 @ 8:00 am – 7:00 pm

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Humboldt County Democrats will hold a food drive to support the Humboldt County Food Pantry Monday, January 16.

Food drive collection will be 8am – 7pm at the Fareway Grocery Store in Humboldt.  Shoppers are invited to donate non-perishable items.

Non-food items needed:  shampoo, body wash, deodorant, dish soap, laundry soap, paper towels, toilet paper, all purpose cleaner.
Food items MOST needed:  canned fruit, canned meat, jelly/jam, syrup, pancake mix.

The Humboldt County Food Pantry is operated by Upper Des Moines Opportunity, Inc.(UDMO).  Cash donations will also be welcomed.  100% of donations will go to the food pantry.

If you can’t make it to the food drive, you may make a monetary donation to the Humboldt Ministerial Association write “Food Pantry” in the memo.  Mail your donations to Humboldt Ministerial Association, PO Box 40, Humboldt IA 5548.

HCMH Foundation 19th Annual Founder’s Event @ Humboldt County Fair Grounds Event Center
Jan 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Humboldt County Memorial Hospital Foundation’s 19th Annual Founder’s Event will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2023. Social Hour plus a sit-down dinner and cash bar starts at 6pm with the Feature Entertainment Song Blast -Dueling Guitarist, Glen & Pat delivers, laughter, participation, interaction, comedy, charm, mischief, energy and rock. With such a great show planned you will wonder if they are comedians or musicians. Get your tickets now, General admission is $50 per person or reserved seating at $60 per person. Tickets are available online at To become a business sponsor contact Bri Berte 515-332-7626 or email [email protected]

St. Mary’s Early Childhood Open House
Jan 31 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Saint Mary’s Catholic School would like to invite you to their Early Childhood Open House on Tuesday, January 31st.  From 3:30- 5:30pm come tour the classrooms, meet the teachers, and gather enrollment Information, then at 5:30pm a short informational parent meeting on financial aid and how to enroll your child.  If your child is Pre School, PreK, or Kindergarten make time to come this Open House.

St. Mary’s Soup Supper
Feb 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

St. Mary’s will be holding a Soup Supper Feb. 1st from 5:30 -7pm at the St. Mary School Gym.  They will be serving Chili and Chicken Noodle Soup with a cinnamon roll for a free will donation.  Drive thru will be available on the north side of the school.  All funds will go towards scholarships for graduating seniors.   For more information call the school office at 515-332-2134.

Humboldt/Webster County Pheasants Forever 14th Annual Coyote Hunt/Raffle
Feb 3 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 4 @ 9:00 pm

Humboldt/Webster County Pheasants Forever 14th Annual Coyote Hunt/Raffle will be Saturday February 4th.  Registration will be Friday February 3rd from 6pm–9pm,  locations for registration:  Red Lantern in Bode, [email protected] Lizard Creek, Flipside in Luverne, Knotty Pine in Humboldt, Blue Moose in Renwick, Nuts Landing in Rutland, Peps in Algona, and Knuckleheads in Badger.  All registered participants are encouraged to attend a free meal at 6:30pm at Humboldt Fairgrounds with raffle following the meal, 20 Guns will be drawn(need not be present to win).  All hunters must abide by DNR rules and regulations.  For Further Information contact:  Nick Davis (515) 890-7306, Alex Davis (515) 368-3658, or Tim Vought (515) 890-9781.