Annual Chamber Events!

Farm, Home and Living Show

Defiance Trail Run 

The Annual Estherville Farm, Home and Living Show is hosted on the first Friday evening and Saturday morning in March at the Regional Wellness Center . With over 50 vendors and 1,000 attendees this is a great way to show off products and services in available in Estherville! Find more information HERE!
The Defiance Trail Run is typically held on the first Saturday of May! This 5k through the trails of Fort Defiance State Park include man-made and natural obstacles that will make it fun for everyone! For more information and to register click HERE!

Estherville Downtown Market 

Annual 4th of July Flight Breakfast

The Estherville Downtown Market is a great place to purchase homemade craft items, baked goods, fresh produce and more! The Market Runs Thursday evenings from 4:30pm to 6:30pm June 1st through September 28th and Saturday Mornings from 9am to noon July 1st through October 14th in Library Square! Click HERE to see the vendor rules for the Downtown Market and HERE for a Downtown Market Vendor Registration Form!
This long running Estherville tradition is held at the Estherville Airport each 4th of July morning from 7am to 11am! Delicious pancakes, sausages and eggs are made by volunteers right in front of you! Kids can get their face painted, get a pony ride and even get temporary tattoos. Everyone enjoys the plane rides, checking out the airplanes, cool cars and fire equipment! Start your 4th of July Holiday right with the Flight Breakfast in Estherville! More information HERE!

Estherville Sweet Corn Days! 

Sweet Corn Days is a 20 year tradition in Estherville! This 4 day event includes entertainment, food vendors, a vendor fair, huge parade, inflatables, free sweet corn, car show, water fights, tournaments, concert, fireworks and so much more! Join us in Estherville for the biggest event of the year! Get more info on all of the corny fun HERE!

Fright Hike 

Chocolate Walk and Parade of lights

Fright Hike is held annually the Saturday prior to Halloween in Fort Defiance State Park. This haunted hike through the woods is fun for all ages! $5 per person to take this scary jaunt. A very unique haunted experience that can't be found anywhere else in NW Iowa! More information with updated dates and times can be found HERE!
The Chocolate Walk and Parade of Lights kicks off the Holiday Season in Estherville every year the Thursday before Thanksgiving! Shop around Estherville for great deals and delicious treats before the Parade of Lights starts at 7pm! The evening is fun and magical and great for the whole family! Find out how to light up your Holiday Season HERE!

Winter Nights, Holiday Lights and TUBACHRISTMAS

The Thursday after Thanksgiving every year is a magically evening in Estherville! Sleigh bells, carolers and tubas fill the air. Horse drawn wagon rides around the Square are fun for everyone while the kids especially enjoy the first visit to Santa at Santa's House. TUBACHRISTMAS plays two concerts for the public to listen to their favorite holiday classics played by an unusual group! Check out all of the Holiday activities in Estherville HERE! 

Santa's House is open every Thursday evening from 5-7pm and Saturday morning from 10am to noon in December leading up to Christmas! Santa's House is located in Library Square and is free to the public! 

Chamber Business After 5

Estherville Retail Promotional Events!

Every other month on the 3rd Tuesday of the month, a member business (or combination of members) volunteers to host Business After 5. This is a fun and casual networking event. A great place to show off your business and catch up with what's going on with your peers and with the Chamber of Commerce! 
Check out Shopping Promotions such as the April Shop Hop, Summer Crazy Days, January Stir Crazy Days, Small Business Saturday, Chocolate Walk and more for great shopping deals and specials! Estherville has many stores and retail establishments to guarantee a wonderful shopping experience!