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Look What's Happening In Detroit Lakes!

hen you are visiting our area for summer fun, we want to ensure you get the most of your time here with your family & friends!  Check out what we have going on in our town!

In addition to what is listed below, see this link below for additional activities in the Detroit Lakes Area!

New information is added to this each Tuesday! 


  •  Here's what’s going on Detroit Lakes this week!


    What’s Happening

    Saturday, Sept. 29

    • Lake Park Pumpkin Fest, activities all day.  http://lakeparkmn.com
    • “Finding Joy in the Journey – Adoptive Moms Retreat”, 8:30-4:30pm, Community Alliance Church.  Speakers, workshops, handouts, lunch provided; registration fee.  Contact Lori Kenney 701-238-8046.
    • Lakes Area Farmer’s Market, 10am-1pm, Peoples Park
    • Job Fair, 10am-2pm, Detroit Mountain Rec. Area; learn about available positions for the 2018-19 season.  218-844-7669,www.detroitmountain.com
    • Tamarac Fall Festival, 10am-3pm, Tamarac NWR; activities, guided tours, photo contest exhibits, lunch available for purchase.  218-847-2641
    • “Serving Those Who Served” Graduation Event, 2:30pm, American Legion Club; questions, contact Linda at 218-850-2425
    • Live Music by Darian Leigh, 7-10pm, Hub 41; 218-844-8488, www.hub41.com
    • Live Music by Smoking Gun, 9pm, Holiday Inn; 218-847-2121, www.dlinn.com


    Sunday, Sept. 30

    • Free Wildlife Movie: “Planet Earth – Seasonal Forests” 2pm, Tamarac NWR; 847-2641
    • DL Schools Community Meeting, 6-8pm, Rossman Elementary Gym; see the proposed building addition & renovation projects at the four K-12 buildings.  There will be a short presentation on the components of the project, project cost, tax implications, and time to ask questions.


    Monday, Oct. 1 – Friday, Oct. 5

    • DLHS Homecoming Week – activities scheduled all week
      • Parade Participants Wanted:  DLHS Homecoming Parade will be Friday, October 5, 2:30pm.  They are looking for businesses and organizations to participate in the parade.  If you have questions, contact Mrs. Haus at 847-4491 or mhaus@detlakes.k12.mn.us


    Monday, Oct. 1

    • Open Mic Night, 7pm, Hub 41; stop by the Hub to register or call Kelly at 218-849-6916


    Tuesday, Oct. 2

    • United Way Business Drive
    • Lakes Area Farmer’s Market, 10am-1pm, Peoples Park, www.lakesareafarmersmarket.com
    • Health Resources Center Banquet, 6:30pm, Community Alliance Church; questions, contact Health Reosurces Center 218-844-8822



    Survey Participants Needed

    Becker County received a program award from First Children’s Finance to participate in the Rural Child Care Innovative Program.   We are working together as a community to help improve access to child care, and you can help.  Please share our survey with all your employees.By filling out this survey you can help identify how big of an issue child care really is in our community, and how it affects everyone.    The parent survey only takes 3 minutes so please fill it out now at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/rccipbecker . 


     You are also invited to an open community forum to learn survey results, understand more about child care and the dilemma, and be a part of developing child care solutions on November 15th, at Ecumen at 6:30pm in the conference room – a free dinner will be provided.  You can register for the event at Event Brite here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/becker-county-child-care-innovation-program-tickets-50069438037   Seats are limited so please register today.    Thank you for your support!



    On sale at the Chamber:

    • Boys & Girls Club Pavers, 8” x 8”, $150



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    ·        bird sightings, http://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/birding-report

    ·        fishing report, http://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/fishing-report 

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