Calendar of Events

No matter what the season, there is always something going on in the City of Lafayette. Keeping our residents informed of scheduled events and local happenings is important. 

Know of an upcoming event that we need to add? Give us a call or send us an email and we will be happy to add it for you.

Upcoming Events

Don't Miss Another Event in the City of Lafayette!

Begins: 1/14/2022
Ends: 3/6/2023

Don't forget to check our new website to stay informed about all the happenings and events in our community. If you have an event that you would like for us to add, give us a call. We will be happy to help you!

Summer Ball Schedules Avaiable

Begins: 5/9/2022
Ends: 7/31/2022

Summer Ball Scheudules are available on the Park & Recreation website https://lafayetteparkandre.wixsite.com/minn

Lafayette City Council

Begins: 5/9/2022 - 7:00pm
Ends: 12/31/2023

Lafayette City Council meets on the second Monday each month at 7pm. Special meetings, workshops, hearings or date / time changes will be posted at the city office. 

Lafayette Legion Post #300

Begins: 5/9/2022
Ends: 12/31/2023

The Lafayette Legion Post #300 meets monthly at the community center on the third Tuesday. 

Lafayette Area Lions

Begins: 5/9/2022
Ends: 12/31/2023

The Lafayette Area Lions are a service organization which supports Lafayette and the surroung area. They meet the second Tuesday each month at the community center. Contact Mark Haler -  2022-2023 president or any Lion member for information to join! 

Lafayette Fire and Ambulance Meetings

Begins: 5/9/2022
Ends: 12/31/2023

Lafayette Fire Department  - Chief Nick Klingler, Assistant Chief Mark Voges: Meet the 1st Monday each month, drill the second Thursday each month

Lafayette Area Ambulance - President Mark Dick, Vice President Marti Uhde: Meets the last Monday each month

If interested in joining - contact Nick or Mark! 

Lafayette Citywide Garage Sales

Begins: 5/9/2022
Ends: 7/30/2022 - 6pm

Visit Lafayette's citywide garage sales on Saturday, July 30th from 8 am to 2 pm. Some sales maybe open on Friday or stay open later on Saturday. Watch for updates to be posted! 

If you would like to join in the fun and hold a garage sale during this event - contact Kathy Eckstrand and keckstrand560@gmail.com or call  & leave a message at 276-1912. The cost is $10, which is used to cover the advertising & the more fees paid he more advertising to generate ore traffic! 

See you at the garage sales!

Community Band Concerts and Friday Night Pie Socials

Begins: 5/13/2022
Ends: 8/28/2022

The Lafayette Community Band, which is over 100 years as an organization, has set their schedule for the 2022 season and Friday night Pie Socials are also set! 

The Band will have its first performance at the Legion's Memorial Day program on Monday, May 30. They are always looking for new members! If you play an instrument and are interested - contact Joe Hoffman 507-276-0426 

June dates  - Mini Park Band Stand - 3, 17, & 24 June 8 is at the Bernadotte annual Pie Social

July dates - Mini Park Band Stand - 8, 15, 22 & 29  (no concert on July 1 due to the 4th of July holiday break) 

August 27 at the annual Lion's Hog & Corn Roast

The Pie Socials are community events at which local organizations put on a light meal prior to the band concert as a fundraiser for their group's purpose. This is a great way to meet and support organizations in and around the Lafayette community! The bonus is no cooking or cleanup for seven Friday nights this summer! 

June 3 - Lafayette Area Lions

June 17 - Legion Auxiliary

June 24 - Foggy Youth

July 8 - LCS Backpack Program

July 15 - 1st Lutheran WELCA

July 22 - Legion

July 29 - Lafayette Park & Recreation