Bonanza Valley Area Community Calendar - updated frequently!







Brooten's Bonanza Valley Days 2024!

BVD 2024: four nights/days of activities!

The annual Bonanza Valley Days celebration in Brooten is coming on July 11, 12, 13 and 14 in 2024! Spread the word and mark your calendars!



Belgrade's August Fest 2024!

Coming this summer the second full weekend of August

The Belgrade business community and a variety of volunteers invite everyone to their annual Belgrade August Fest celebration on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, August 8, 9, 10 this summer of 2024.



May 15, 2024

Grief Support group in Belgrade

Whether you are grieving a recent loss or one from years ago, all are welcome to meet with others who have known similar losses, including loss of a parent, child, sibling, spouse, job, or health. This group meets once each month for 90 minutes on the third Tuesday of the month. They meet next on Wednesday, May 15 at the Big Grove/Crow River/Grace Lutheran parish office in Belgrade from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. (downtown Belgrade at the municipal building). All faiths are welcome. Contact 320-254-3249 with any questions.



May 27, 2024

Memorial Day dinner at Crow River Lutheran church

Coming on Monday, May 27 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m....more details to come! This is a Thrivent project to raise funds for Bible Camp scholarships.



May 28, 2024

Brooten City Council meeting

The Brooten City Council will meet in regular session on Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 7 p.m. at the city hall meeting chambers in downtown Brooten. The meeting is open to the public. The meeting's agenda will be posted at the Bonanza Valley Voice newspaper editor's blog on the weekend prior to the meeting; you can see that by clicking here: http://lifeinbonanzavalley.blogspot.com.



May 31, 2024

Jenniges Meat Processing and Grocery Store Grand Opening

Everyone is invited to a Grand Opening celebration for the new Jenniges Meat Processing plant and retail store from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, May 31. Come celebrate the opening with the Jenniges family! The event features FREE brats, burgers and hot dogs served with chips, Local Pantry salad and beans. Guests can tour and walk through the new facility. This is an exciting event for our community. Be sure to stop by! Their company website is: https://jennigesmeatprocessing.com.



June 1, 2024

Belgrade V.F.W. steak fry and pork chop feed

The Belgrade V.F.W. Post No. 1825 will sponsor a Steak Fry and Pork Chop Feed fundraiser on Saturday evening, June 1, at the Post Home in Belgrade.



June 3, 2024

District 12 Republican meeting

The Stearns County Senate District 12 Republicans will hold a meeting on Monday, June 3 at 8 p.m. at the Greenwald Pub.



June 4, 2024

Brooten American Legion meeting

The Brooten American Legion meets next on Tuesday, June 4, 2024 at 7 p.m. at the Legion hall on Central Avenue. Guests and new members are always welcome!



June 10, 2024

Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa school board meeting

The B-B-E school board will meet in regular session on Monday, June 10, 2024 at 7 p.m. at the B-B-E high school media center in Belgrade.



May 14, 2024

Elrosa city council meeting

The Elrosa city council will meet on Tuesday, May 14, 2024 at 7 p.m. at Elrosa's city hall for their regular monthly meeting.



June 11, 2024

Sedan city council meeting

The Sedan city council will meet in regular session on Tuesday, June 11, 2024 at 6 p.m., open to the public at the Sedan City Hall.



June 13, 2024

Belgrade V.F.W. Auxiliary meeting

The Saboe-Leverson VFW Auxiliary in Belgrade will meet in regular monthly session on Thursday, June 13, 2024 at 6 p.m. at the Belgrade V.F.W.



June 13, 2024

Belgrade V.F.W. meeting

The Saboe-Leverson VFW in Belgrade will meet in regular monthly session on Thursday, June 13, 2024 at 8 p.m. at the Belgrade V.F.W.



June 15, 2024

East Norway Lake Lutheran church cemetery fundraiser lunch

East Norway Lake Lutheran church cemetery board invites everyone to a fundraiser lunch on Saturday, June 15 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the ENL church fellowship hall. On the menu: pulled pork sandwiches, beans, chips and desserts. Come and enjoy lunch and fellowship while supporting a cause that has greater need year after year. Free will donation.



June 17, 2024

Belgrade city council meeting

The Belgrade city council will meet in regular session on Monday, June 17 at 7 p.m. You can preview the council's meeting agenda at the Bonanza Valley Voice publisher's blog during the weekend prior to the meeting at https://lifeinbonanzavalley.blogspot.com.



June 30, 2024

Catholic Churches Picnic on the Prairie

The B-B-E and Sauk Centre-area Catholic Churches invite everyone to their third annual Parish Picnic on the Prairie, coming to Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Elrosa on Sunday, June 30, 2024 from 12 to 5 p.m.



August 3-4, 2024

Chippewa Falls Lutheran church 150th anniversary celebration

It's celebration time in Terrace! (This summer.) On Saturday and Sunday, August 3-4, 2024, the Chippewa Falls Lutheran church in Terrace will celebrate their 150th anniversary of their founding. The weekend begins with a special Sunday School reunion on Saturday, August 3 for anyone who has gone to Sunday School at Chippewa Falls Lutheran plus their families. Come for visiting plus an evening potluck meal, including Sloppy Joes, hot dogs and beverages to be provided. This is from 2 to 6 p.m. Then on Sunday, August 4, join them for a special 150th anniversary church service at 10 a.m. with a catered meal to follow.





Thank you for your interest in the events taking place across the Bonanza Valley of central Minnesota!