Iowa Lakes Foundation to host Dickinson County Scholarship Luau

Put on the grass skirts and sunglasses and the Iowa Lakes Community College Foundation’s Annual Dickinson County Scholarship Luau. The Luau will take place on Thursday, June 21, beginning at 5 p.m. with a social hour at the tropical Barefoot Bar on Lake Okoboji.

Guests will enjoy a Luau meal beginning at 6 p.m. The evening will include karaoke, with Big Nacho Entertainment at 7 p.m. Games, and a silent auction are planned.

Tickets are $30 per person or purchase a VIP table for $300 that includes seating for 6 guests, snacks at your table and registration gift.

Proceeds, from the Luau, generate scholarships for Dickinson County residents that attend Iowa Lakes Community College.

Sponsors to date include:  Avera Holy Family, Barefoot Bar/Parks Marina, BTC Capital Management, Dyno Oil Co & Dyno’s C Store, Estherville News, Explore Okoboji/KUOO/Q102/Y100, Hy-Vee Food Stores, Iowa Great Lakes Rotary, JB Mertz & Son, Inc., KILR 1070 AM/95.9 FM, Kingston Life & Health, Kiwanis Club of Milford, KOFAB, Max Yield Cooperative, Midstates Builders, Inc., News Radio KICD 1240, BIG COUNTRY 107.7 & MORE 104.9, Motor Inn of Spirit Lake, Northstar Bank & Agency, Northwest Bank, Pioneer/Chad Anderson, Pro Cooperative, Spencer Agronomy Services, StateLine Cooperative, Stine Seed, Sunset Travel, Tom Eischen Seed and Sales, United Community Bank, Williams & Company and Winfield.

Businesses or individuals wishing to sponsor, donate items for the silent auction or purchase tickets for the event may contact the Iowa Lakes Foundation Office, at 800-242-5106, ext. 4425 or email


Guests gather at the Barefoot Bar in Okoboji for the annual Dickinson County Scholarship Luau, hosted by the Iowa Lakes Community College Foundation.

For More Information:

Iowa Lakes Foundation office at 712-362-0425