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 events@iowalakes.educreate new 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