Saturday, March 2 | 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Celebrating its 13th anniversary, this fun-filled festival allows families to enjoy time together through educational hands-on activities, SMU Safety City, YMCA Kids Zone, ILCC STEM activities, 4-H Find-Out Day, Spencer Public Library and Spencer Reads reading nook, local non-profit displays, exhibitors, food and more.  Family Fest is free for all to attend.

Meet local and area first responders from the Clay County Sheriff's Office, H.E.A.T. Team, Iowa State Patrol, Spencer Fire Department, Spencer Hospital, and Spencer Police Department in Safety City, sponsored by Spencer Municipal Utilities.

Don't forget to swing by Tiny Town, sponsored by Community State Bank, to unlock your imagination and get out some energy.

There's so much to do it's not possible to write it all down, come out to the Events Center of March 2nd to enjoy this free event!


  • 9:30 AM
  • 10:30 AM
  • 11:30 AM
  • 12:30 PM


  • 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM
  • 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
  • 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM
  • 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM
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2024 Family Fest Vendors:

  • Arts on Grand
  • BeMobile Verizon
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Christ the King Lutheran Church
  • Craig Neiderheiser State Farm
  • CrossWinds Church
  • Farmers Trust and Savings Bank
  • Farmers Savings Bank
  • First English Christian Preschool
  • Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa
  • Grace United Methodist Church
  • Ingham Okoboji Lutheran Bible Camps
  • Iowa Great Lakes Lutheran School
  • Iowa Lakes Regional Water
  • Kinship Radio
  • Lake Okoboji United Methodist Camp
  • LuLaRoe Trista Elsbecker
  • Lutheran Lakeside Camp
  • Lutheran Services in Iowa
  • MOM Connect
  • Northwest Iowa Soccer Club
  • Reins of Hope
  • Sacred Heart Catholic School
  • Schmidt Pediatric Dentistry
  • Seasons Center for Behavioral Health
  • Spencer Area Shrine / ATV Corp.
  • Spencer Elementary PTO
  • T & M Safety Systems
  • Weighted Works with Love


Thank you to our Family Fest Sponsors!