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Welcome to Hettinger
North Dakota

Hettinger Area Chamber of Commerce
Adams County Development Corp.
701-567-2690 (fax)

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West River Medical Center - named by National Rural Health Association in 2011 as one of the top 100 critical access hospitals in the country
Adams County Fair             Hettinger Country Club
July 31 - Aug. 2
Adams County Fair
Wedn. July 30
Burgers & Brats will be held at Centennial Square from 5:30 to 7pm - thanks to Dacotah Bank for grilling & serving  - this summer event is a project of Adams County Development Corporation
Thurs. July 31
Adams County Fair events include: Open Class Static Exhibits Registration from 12 to 3pm at the Armory - 4-H Open Class Static Exhibits Registration & Judging from  4pm - 4-H Dog Show at 5pm at the Fairgrounds
Thurs. July 31
Lodgepole Community Club Annual Ice Cream Social - 6:30pm at Lodgepole Hall - Sandwiches, Salads, Home-made Ice Cream & Cake - free-will donation
Fri. Aug. 1
Adams County Fair Events include: 4-H Livestock Registration from 8 to 9am at the Fair Barn - Open Class Rabbits & Poultry Registration from 8 to 9am - 10 am to 5pm View Static Exhibits at the Armory - 5pm Wheel Barrel Races at the Fairgrounds
Fri. Aug. 1
2nd Annual Dodgeball Tournament 5pm at the Adams County Fairgrounds Rodeo Arena - team check-in at 6pm games start at 6:30pm - contact Earleen at Chamber Office 567-3102 - click here for team sign up sheet & infoalthough the information sheet says deadline is July 28th teams are still being accepted
Sat. Aug. 2
Adams County Fair Events include: Breakfast served starting at 6:30am - 7 to 8:30am Registration and weigh in for Dakota Buttes Classic Open Class Livestock Show with judging to follow - 10am to 3pm View Static Exhibits at the Armory - 2014 Friends of the Fair Presentation honoring Wayne Koltes at 1pm at the Tanner Strand Memorial Show Arena
Sat. Aug. 2
Hettinger Chamber Rodeo Slack at 7am at Adams County Fairgrounds - Evening Performance at 6:30pm at the Adams County Fairgrounds Rodeo Arena - production of Kling Rodeo - Mutton Bustin Contest for ages 7 and younger during mid point of rodeo with contact person being Chris Schauer during the week of July 28th at 567-3582
August 4 to September 15
"Bridges of North Dakota traveling exhibit from the State Historical Society at Dakota Buttes Museum

This page last updated: July 30, 2014
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Dakota Buttes Museum

Last Great Buffalo Hunt Historic Site
12 miles E on HWY 12

Golf, Hunting, Fishing
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         in the heart of ag and ranch country
If you are looking for a great community to raise your kids or are ready to retire, you can't find a better place to live!

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Hettinger Theatre
All Digital Cinema
7:30pm  F-M
Sun. Matinee 2:00pm
Aug. 1st - 4th

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Click here for 2014 Hettinger Chamber Membership Form
Click here for 2013 Hettinger Area Chamber of Commerce Brochure
Hettinger Armory Committee seeking input on possible additional uses for the facility
A Facebook Group has been recently created to allow for sharing of ideas from the general public in
regards to possibly utilizing part of the facility as a wellness center.   Click here for a recent Adams
County Record Hettinger Armory Committee article You can access the group at

Looking for a Special Gift?  Hettinger Chamber Gift Certificates can be purchased at the Chamber Office & can be used at Chamber Business Members
Burgers and Brats Summer Event
  Wednesday evenings in June through August Burgers & Brats are served from 5:30 to 7pm in Centennial Square.  Serving and grilling on July 23rd will be USDA with entertainment provided by the Hettinger Cowboy Band.
  This event is sponsored by the Adams County Development Corporation with proceeds going to fund various community projects.  The most recent purchase was a commercial grill which will be used for cooking at this event plus can be used for other community events as well. 
  We are always looking for volunteers to provide entertainment which is appreciated by the crowd.  If you are interested in providing entertainment please call the Community Promotions Office at 567-2531.

Adams County Fair July 31st thru August 2nd
  The Adams County Fair plans are in place for the Adams County Fair.  Visit the Adams County Fair Website for additional information including an exhibit listing.
  Click here for poster which includes a list of sponsors for the Chamber Rodeo and 2nd Annual Dodge Ball Tournament.  To sign up for the Dodge Ball Tournament contact Beth Points at 701-567- 2661 ext, 115 or call the Chamber Office 567-2531 or Earleen's cell 567-3102
  To sign up for the Mutton Bustin event for children ages 7 and younger, to be held during the Saturday evening rodeo, call Chris Schauer the week of July 28th at 701-567-3582.  
  Everyone is invited to attend the Fair and related events. 

125th Celebration of North Dakota and South Dakota Statehood June 16th - Hettinger Armory

Pictures compliments of Bob Hall, Bonnie Smith & Adams County Record
Request to limit use of Water due to Cleaning and Painting of Hettinger's Water Tower inside and out
  Until Further notice Hettinger residents are asked to limit lawn watering during this project to specific days according to which area of city you live in.  Those living North of 3rd Ave N are asked to water only on Monday and Thursday.  If you live South of 3rd Ave N and West of 8th Street you can water on Tuesday and Friday.  Watering days for those living South of 3rd Ave North and East of 8th Street are Wednesday' and Saturday.
  For now this is voluntary, but could become mandaory if people do not cooperate with the request or if the need warrants. 
  Click here for a copy of a map showing the watering days dividing lines.  A map is also posted on the front door of the Community Promotions Office.

Adams County Fair
July 31st - August 2nd
click here for poster