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Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Signing

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We are excited to host Sugar Bowl’s first ever Hallmark Keepsake Ornament signing with artist Ken Crow. We have events planned for Friday, August 3rd and Saturday, August 4th in Storm Lake, Iowa. We have the following information to share regarding the weekend events that are currently in place and will continue to share more information and fun as we get closer to the event!

Friday Night Dinner

Friday night we will host a dinner at Lake Avenue Lounge from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Lake Avenue Lounge is located across the street from Sugar Bowl Gift Shop with beautiful views to our shop from the 3rd floor location (elevator access available)

Tickets for the Friday dinner event will be $25 for a true Iowa buffet including pot roast, pork loin, flavored mashed potatoes, seasoned vegetable, salad, rolls, and dessert with water, coffee, and tea included. Cash bar is available. The dinner will be open to 100 people. Even if you have already called to express interest in the dinner, please confirm your spot by calling Sugar Bowl at 712-732-2742 today! We will need payment by July 27th to secure your spot. You are welcome to leave your credit card information at the time of reserving your spot. Payment by check can be sent to our store location (payment needs to be received by July 27th)

Sugar Bowl Gift Shop

622 Lake Ave

Storm Lake, IA 50588

Friday night event location:

Lake Avenue Lounge

615 Lake Avenue

Storm Lake


We have reserved room blocks at two Storm Lake hotels. Please call to make your reservation and use “Sugar Bowl Block” to receive the following room rates:

King’s Pointe Waterpark Resort

Located on our beautiful Storm Lake, King’s Pointe offers either city or lake view rooms, a restaurant on location, and both an indoor and outdoor waterpark! King’s Pointe is located approximately 1.8 miles from Sugar Bowl Gift Shop downtown Storm Lake. Room rate cut off is July 4, 2018

King’s Pointe

1520 E. Lakeshore Drive

Storm Lake, Iowa 50588


Room Rate: $129 per night – Double Queen Standard with City View

$139 per night – Double Queen Standard with Lake View

Super 8

Located in the heart of Storm Lake at the intersection of Lake Avenue and Milwaukee, Super 8 offers free continental breakfast and easy walking to downtown, including Sugar Bowl Gift Shop, only three blocks away! Room rate cut off is July 20, 2018

Super 8

101 W Milwaukee Ave

Storm Lake, Iowa 50588


Room Rate: $85 per night

Saturday Signing Event

Our ornament signing will be held at Sugar Bowl Gift Shop, 622 Lake Ave, Storm Lake, IA 50588, 712-732-2742. The time will be 10:00 am to 3:00 pm with a break for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.You will be allowed to purchase 1 event piece per person, until we are told by Hallmark, you can purchase additional quantities, at which time we will inform everyone who is there that additional pieces can be purchased. You are allowed to get 2 ornaments signed per each turn in line. Please contain your ornaments to small containers or baskets to bring in to the store.

Sugar Bowl is located downtown Storm Lake at the corner of Lake Ave & West 6th St. We ask when lining up for the event prior to our store opening to form the line to the north of the store and around the corner as to not block the entrances of other downtown businesses.