Bring your grass skirts and sunglasses and plan to attend the Iowa Lakes Community College Foundation’s 8th Annual Dickinson County Scholarship Luau. The Luau will take place on Thursday, June 21, beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Barefoot Bar on Lake Okoboji.
Guests will enjoy a Luau Barbeque Meal served by Cabernet Catering of Spencer beginning at 7 p.m. The evening will include karaoke, games, raffle and silent auction; followed by the announcement of the winning raffle tickets at 9 p.m. (need not be present to win). Proceeds from the Luau benefit Dickinson County residents with scholarships to attend Iowa Lakes Community College.
Pre-sale event tickets are $25 per person if purchased before Tuesday, June 19. Ticket price will be $30 per person after June 19 and at the door. Raffle tickets are currently available for an iPad 2 with a second chance drawing for two Executive Suite tickets to a Minnesota Timberwolves Game. Raffle tickets are $5 each or 3 for $10. Raffle and event tickets may be purchased in advance at the Iowa Lakes Spirit Lake campus or by contacting Tony Condon, Iowa Lakes Event Coordinator, at 800-242-5106 ext. 4425. Raffle tickets will also be sold at the event.
Sponsors to date include: Avera Holy Family Hospital; Bank Midwest; Beck Engineering, Inc.; Buy Rite Foods; Dyno’s Convenience Stores; Holiday Express Corporation; Iowa Great Lakes Rotary; J. B. Mertz & Son Inc.;KICD-AM / CD 107.7-FM / LITE 104.9-FM; KUOO / Y 100 / Q 102; Milford Kiwanis Club; Motor Inn of Spirit Lake; Northwest Bank; Northwest Iowa Bone, Joint & Sports Surgeons; Olseon Chiropractic; Parks Marina/Barefoot Bar; Pure Fishing; Rose Shanley and Southwest Coaches Inc.
Businesses or individuals wishing to sponsor, donate items for the silent auction or purchase tickets for the event may contact Tony Condon, Event Coordinator, at 800-242-5106 ext. 4425 or firstname.lastname@example.org or by visiting the Iowa Lakes website, www.iowalakes.edu/events.