The Webster area has several annual events, plus many throughout the year that can be found on our Events Calendar.
Day County Farm, Home & Sport Show
101 W. 11th Ave., Webster
Sponsored by Webster Area Chamber of Commerce.
Spring Fling & Citywide Rummage Sale
The first weekend in May is the Webster Spring Fling. After a long winter, it's time to get out and enjoy the nice weather. Highlights include city-wide rummage sales, entertainment, and special deals at local shops. You can even stop by to guess the weight of the pig with the correct guess claiming the pig as a prize. Sponsored by Webster Area Chamber of Commerce.
Fort Sisseton Historical Festival
June 1-3, 2018- 11907 434th Ave., Lake City
Step back into the 1880s to experience frontier life and settlement at Fort Sisseton's annual 3-day event with fiddle music, medicine shows, art and craft show, hoop dancing, dance instruction classes, military costume ball, military reenactments, and more! Learn more at the festival website.
Roslyn Vinegar Festival
Webster Area Alumni Weekend
June 22-23, 2017 - Main Street,Webster
Annual activities include a reunion banquet, community-wide parade, 5K walk/run, and more. Sponsored by Webster Area Alumni Association and area businesses.
Northern Fort Playhouse
Waubay Community Fun Fest
July 20-22, 2018 - Main Street, Waubay
Annual activities include a parade, petting zoo, 5K walk/run, tractor pull, car show and more. Learn more at the festival website.
5-7:30pm Free-Will Picnic Supper (hot dogs, beans, chips& drink). Zucchini Cook-Off, Judging @ 5pm (Bring you zucchini recipe &finished dish. Vendors, Watermelon Feed, Kids Games, Kids Tractor Pull, FreeKids Inflatables, Bingo from 5:30-7:30pm & 5k run/walk register at 7:30pm,run at 8:00pm
- Where: Community Center, North Main St Bristol SD
- When: 5:00pm-9:00pm
- Who: everyone welcome
- How: no registration
- Cost: no cost, free will picnic, 5k is $20
- For more info: Merry Lone: email@example.com or 605-492-3425
Day County Fair
July 8-12, 2018 -Fairgrounds: Corner of W. 7th St and W. 1st Ave., Webster
A local tradition for over 125 years, the Day County Fair provides entertainment for all ages. It is also a venue for local 4-H members to showcase the projects they have been working on throughout the year.
Back to School Citywide Rummage Sales
Typically the first Saturday of August- Webster
Resident rummage sales and local business specials are offered as families prepare for the upcoming school year. Sponsored by Webster Area Chamber of Commerce.
James Valley Threshing & Two-Cylinder Club Show
September 7-9, 2018- Andover
James Valley Threshers Association hosts an annual threshing show featuring steam engines, antique tractors, demonstrations, parades, kids games, and more!
Pumpkin Fest & Lighted Night Parade
Typically in October-Webster
Every October, Webster is transformed into the Pumpkin Capital. There are contests for the largest pumpkin, pumpkin decorating, pumpkin pie eating, and pumpkin baking. When the sun goes down, the parade of lights begins, announcing the start of the holiday season. Sponsored by Webster Area Chamber of Commerce.
Fort Sisseton Frontier Christmas
December-11907 434th Ave., Lake City
Celebrate an authentic 1860?s Christmas at Fort Sisseton State Park, just 20 miles north of Webster, each December. Activities include: break making, make and take craft stations, popcorn stringing, butter churning, sleigh rides, music, Father Christmas, historic demonstration, and much more!
12 Days of Christmas Retail Holiday Promotion
December Webster Area
Shoppers enjoy the 12 Days of Christmas retail promotion each December, when they have daily chances to win Chamber dollars by shopping locally. Sponsored by Webster Area Chamber of Commerce.