Ortonville’s 150th – Sesquicentennial Celebration

Ortonville is celebrating the 150th Anniversary in 2024,  with the big event taking place August 16-18, 2024 during the 85th Annual Cornfest, with many activities taking place.  There will be trivia, Ortonville  Public School tour, and much more being planned.  Big Stone County 4-H will be doing a Corn Recipe Contest for adults and youth.

Walley Sculpture (43″ x 19″)
This is a silent auction item and will be on display for bidding during fishing tournaments held on Big Stone Lake, and throughout Ortonville.  (More details to follow)

Teddy Roosevelt will be in town talking about his time spent in Ortonville from back in the earlier years.

Tune into KDIO 94.5FM/1350AM and listen to “Moments in History: Celebrating 150 Years in Ortonville”.  (more details coming soon, dates and times).  

For more information about Ortonville’s 150th, tune in to KDIO radio and also the local newspaper, The Ortonville Independent throughout the year.