Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Welcome to the Fort Dodge and Webster County Visitor Events.  Fort Dodge hosts some great events and we hope you take the opportunity to enjoy them! Event information is kept as up-to-date as possible but the Fort Dodge CVB does not organize these events and details may be changed without our knowledge. Please verify the accuracy of this information via the event website or the given contact information.  To make viewing the calendar easy, it is searchable by date or type of the event. Organizations may submit event information electronically to be listed on the Fort Dodge CVB calendar by using the Submit Event tab.

Event search and details are below the Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance Link.

For a listing of all GFDGA, non-visitor & community events

follow the Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance link below:


May 1, 2017 - November 18, 2017

The Fort Museum is open Monday-Saturday 9 am-5 pm & Sundays 11 am-5 pm.

Fort Museum and Frontier Village
1 Museum Road, Fort Dodge
(515) 573-4231

October 28, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Lakeside Golf Course at Kennedy Park
1415 Nelson Avenue, Fort Dodge

October 28, 2017
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

All Ages


Limit: No Limit


Music, theatre and poetry! The Oak Hill Poetry-N-Rhythm program sits under a creative umbrella that includes creative expressions of song, music, dance, and the spoken word. Each month there is a different theme to help guide the creative spirit, and encourage artists to make new work. Future growth of this program will include a monthly workshop, guest artists, and more.

Blanden Art Museum

November 5, 2017
1:00 pm

Support Special Olympics and take the plunge!  For more information contact Rachel at rbosworth@soiowa.org.

Heun Shelter at Kennedy Park
1415 Nelson Avenue
515 986-5520

November 11, 2017 - November 12, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Saturday hours 9 am-4 pm and Sunday 9 am-3 pm.

Webster County Fairgrounds
22770 Old Hwy 169
1-515-955-3764 or Patty 1-515-351-8322

November 11, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

NJCAA National Cross Country Meet will be held on November 14 at Lakeside Municipal Golf Course.

Lakeside Golf Course at Kennedy Park
1415 Nelson Ave, Fort Dodge, IA 50501

Weekly on Thursdays
May 25, 2017
7:00 pm

free admission

Shiny Top Brewery
520 Central Ave