Join the fun at the 2024 Oktoberfest Festival as the Detroit Lakes Noon Rotary transforms downtown Detroit Lakes, Minnesota into Little Germany. Enjoy live music by Dakota Dutchmen, yodeling, a Biergarten by Bucks Mill and The Eagles, German cuisine, kids’ activities, and all the ridiculous games you can handle.
2022 Detroit Mountain Winter Season Opening Day Above Photo Credit: Detroit Mountain Recreation Area, Inc. The Minnesota's newest ski destination is Detroit Mountain Recreation Area near Detroit Lakes. Complete with a main lodge and tubing park lodge and 15 runs for alpine skiing and snowboarding, it represents the growing popularity of ‘tubing’ with [read more]
2022 CP Holiday Train Comes to Detroit Lakes Above Photo Credit: Detroit Lakes Community and Cultural Center The Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train returns to Detroit Lakes, MN on December 15, 2022, arriving at 2:30 pm for a show that begins at 2:45 pm. The CP Holiday Train will again raise money, food [read more]
2023 Detroit Lakes Art in the Park Don't miss Art in the Park in City Park next to the City Beach in beautiful Detroit Lakes, Minnesota on Sunday, July 30, 2023. It’s not your typical Art in the Park, but at Detroit Lakes it’s a perfect blend. Since 1979, booths with homemade crafts and [read more]
2023 Hawley Rodeo ~ Hawley Minnesota Don't miss the excitement of the 2022 Hawley Rodeo on June 9-10, 2023 in Hawley, Minnesota, about 30 minutes from Detroit Lakes, MN or Fargo, ND. Dating back to 1960 the Hawley Rodeo is an annual event. The small town of Hawley, Minnesota rolls out the western hospitality [read more]
2023 Street Faire at the Lakes Street Faire at the Lakes in beautiful downtown Detroit Lakes, Minnesota on June 2-3, 2022, features over 125 arts and crafts booths, 15 food vendors, beer garden, live music, kid's entertainment, and much more! It’s six blocks of art, music, entertainment and food. Street [read more]
2023 Dick Beardsley Marathon in Detroit Lakes Make your plans to participate or watch the 2023 Dick Beardsley Marathon on September 9, 2023 which begins at the Detroit Lakes Pavillion on Washington Avenue in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. Slip on your running shoes for the Dick Beardsley Half Marathon, 25k, 10k, 5k, and Youth 1 [read more]
2023 Becker County Fair Pack up the family or grab your date and head to the 2023 Becker County Fair on July 26-29, 2023 at the Becker County Fairgrounds in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. There's tons of things to do every day, including your favorite games and rides, livestock exhibits, truck and tractor pulls, demolition [read more]