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Look What's Happening In Detroit Lakes!

Thru Saturday, July 31

  • Detroit Lakes 150th Birthday Bash, see schedule of events at www.DL150.com

 
Tuesday-Friday, July 27-30

  • Sesquicentennial Exhibit, 10am-4pm, Becker County Museum; $5 adults, children free

 
Tuesday, July 27

  • Lakes Area Farmer’s Market, 10am-1pm, Peoples Park; www.lakesareafarmersmarket.com
  • Pelican Lake Cruise, Smorgasbord & Hootenanny – Cruise is from 5-6pm, smorgasbord dinner from 6-7pm, Hootenanny from 8-9:30pm, Fair Hills Resort.  Call 218-847-7638 for reservations & tickets for all or part of the evening.   www.fairhillsresort.com
  • Picnic in the Park, 5:30pm, DL City Park; fundraiser for Fuller Center for Housing (formerly Habitat for Humanity). 
  • Tuesdays in the Park, 7pm, DL City Park Bandshell.  Music by Generation Gap.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on; freewill donations accepted.   If it rains, the concert is canceled.  Questions, call 218-844-7469, www.dlccc.org .

 
Wednesday, July 28

  • Wild Wednesday, 10-11am or 1-2pm, Tamarac NWR; program is Woody Woodpeckers.  Space is limited to 25 children per session.  Adult needs to register and indicate number of spots for children via link on the Tamarac NWR website:  

https://www.fws.gov/refuge/tamarac .  A link is also posted on Tamarac’s Facebook page.  Questions, call 218-847-2641.

  • DL 150th Birthday Bash, complete schedule at www.DL150.com
    • Open House at new DL Police Department, 4-7pm, 807 Summit Avenue.

 
Thursday, July 29

  • Root Beer Floats, 11am-2pm (while supplies last), Carrier & Varty Ameriprise Financial, 1135 Washington Avenue, www.ameripriseadvisors.com/team/carrier-varty/
  • Downtown History Tour, 11:30am; call the Museum at 218-847-2938 to reserve your space, $5
  • Outdoor Reading Lounge with Wind Spinners, 2-3pm, DL Public Library; spend your afternoon on the library’s lawn reading, playing or  spinning.  Let your creativity bloom as you make a beautiful outdoor decoration to hang at home or give to someone.  218-847-2168, www.larl.org
  • DL 150th Birthday Dedication Event & Party, DL City Park; www.DL150.com
    • 4:30pm – Ribbon Cutting, Sailboat Rededication, Sailboat Auction, Time Capsule Burial, Sesquicentennial Book Release
    • 4-6pm – Face Painting by the Painted Turtle, free
    • 4-7pm – Magic by Imaginick (Nick Bretz), free admission
    • 4-7pm – Hoot & Toot, City of DL Vehicle Showcase
    • 5-7pm – Ice Cream Social, sponsored by Central Market
    • Trucks & Tunes, 5-8pm, music by Matt Aakre; food trucks available
  • Live at The Lodge, 5-8pm, Best Western The Lodge on Lake Detroit; music by Eric Martens Guitar Duo.  www.thelodgeonlakedetroit.com , 218-847-8439

 
Friday, July 30

  • Food Truck Friday, 11am-2pm, DL City Park; hosted by DL Noon Rotary.
  • Downtown History Tour, 11:30am; call the Museum at 218-847-2938 to reserve your space, $5
  • DL 150th Birthday Bash, www.DL150.com
    • Intrepid Film Festival, 3-11pm, DL Pavilion
    • Live Music by October Road, 9:15-10:45pm, DL City Beach; tickets at www.dlccc.org
  • Smokin’ Amp DJ, 8pm, Holiday Inn
  • Live Music by Stella, 6-10pm, Long Bridge Bar, Grill & Marina; www.longbridgedl.com,
  •  218-847-1949
  • Live Music by Frank Fletcher, 8pm, Shooting Star Casino; www.starcasino.com .

 
Saturday, July 31

 218-847-1949

218-847-9913

  • Smokin’ Amp DJ, 9pm, Holiday Inn; 218-847-2121, www.dlinn.com

 
Sunday, August 1

 
Tuesday, August 3

  • Lakes Area Farmer’s Market, 10am-1pm, Peoples Park; www.lakesareafarmersmarket.com
  • Beading Class, 1-3pm, Holmes Art Cellar; create a beaded bracelet.  Fee charged, ages 10 to adult; register at www.dlccc.org or call 218-844-7469
  • Pelican Lake Cruise, Smorgasbord & Hootenanny - Cruise is from 5-6pm, smorgasbord dinner from 6-7pm, Hootenanny from 8-9:30pm, Fair Hills Resort.  Call 218-847-7638 for reservations & tickets for all or part of the evening.   www.fairhillsresort.com
  • Picnic in the Park, 5:30pm, DL City Park; fundraiser for Fuller Center for Housing (formerly Habitat for Humanity). 
  • Tuesdays in the Park, 7pm, DL City Park Bandshell.  Music by Ulen Centennial Band.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on; freewill donations accepted.   If it rains, the concert is canceled.  Questions, call 218-844-7469, www.dlccc.org .

 
Coming…..

  • Teach Your Teens Money Moxie Webinar, August 10, 5-6pm, sponsored by Mid MN Federal Credit Union.  Pre-registration is required at www.mmfcu.org/events .  Learn methods to show your teens important money life skills and ways to match those money lessons to real life experiences.  Experts at Lutheran Social Services are partnering with Mid MN Federal Credit Union to provide this information.  Questions, call MMFCU at 218-829-0371.

 
 
WE Fest Shuttle Bus wristbands are now on sale at the DL Chamber Office.   A 3-day unlimited ride wristband is $20.  On August 5, 6, 7, they can be purchased downtown or at the Fairgrounds ticket booth. 
 
 
Bands – Beer – BBQ tickets on sale now

  • Event is Friday, August 27, at Washington Ball Park.  Music by Mick Klein & October Road.  Ticket includes music & a BBQ dinner.  Tickets available from any Kiwanis member and at the Chamber Office.  Raffle tickets also on sale and will be available the night of the event.

 
 
Up-to-date Information:
fishing report, http://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/fishing-report  or call 218-847-5743.
 
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