Annual Events

Pumpkin Fest

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
January 27-28, 2017 - 101 W. 11th Ave., Webster
Sponsored by Webster Area Chamber of Commerce.

Spring Fling & Citywide Rummage Sale
May 6, 2017 -Webster, SD
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 2-4, 2017 - 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
June 17, 2017 -International Vinegar Museum,Main Street, Roslyn
The annual event celebrates the world's first and only International Vinegar Museum located in Roslyn, just 15 minutes north of Webster. Events include a parade, cooking demonstrations, live music, and culminates with the crowning of the Vinegar Queen. Learn more at the museum website.

Webster Area Alumni Weekend

June 23-24, 2017 - Webster
Annual activities include a reunion banquet, community-wide parade, 5K walk/run, and more. Sponsored by Webster Area Alumni Association and area businesses.

Waubay Community Fun Fest

July 14- 16, 2017- Waubay
Annual activities include a parade, petting zoo, 5K walk/run, tractor pull, car show and more. Learn more at the festival website.

Zucchini Festival
July 27, 2017 - Bristol

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: or 605-492-3425

Day County Fair

August 9-13, 2017 - 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
August 12, 2017 - 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 8- 10, 2017 - Andover
James Valley Threshers Association hosts an annual threshing show featuring steam engines, antique tractors, demonstrations, parades, kids games, and more!
Learn more at the festival website.

Pumpkin Fest & Lighted Night Parade

October 6-7, 2017 -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 9, 2017 -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
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.

Don't forget to check out Upcoming Events Calendar!

For more information on any event, contact Webster Area Chamber of Commerce at 605-345-4668 or 513 Main Street, Webster, SD 57274.
Webster Area Chamber of Commerce
Address: 513 Main Street, Webster, SD 57274
Toll-Free: (888)571-7582
Phone: (605)345-4668
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