Come join us in this wonderful lakes area for year-round fun!
Besides fishing, boating, kayaking, birding, hiking, shopping, golfing,
snow-shoeing, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, skating, etc.
check out some other great local events :
CHECK OUT AREA EVENTS AT
fmwfchamber.com (Fargo/Moorhead chamber)
NOW OPEN ~ DETROIT MOUNTAIN RECREATION AREA
offering WINTER AND SUMMER fun!
(lighted for night use!!! and they can MAKE SNOW!!)
Hiking & Biking too!! Also featuring a bar & restaurant!!
Polar Fest and Polar Plunge, Detroit Lakes
A week long event! February 6-17
Check the Detroit Lakes Chamber of Commerce for all event details. www.polarfestdl.com
ENVY SALON and SPA
(walking distance from Riverside B&B)
Candlelight Ski, Maplewood State Park, Pelican Rapids
218.863.8383 for info
Maplewood State Park is a wonderful place to visit any day of the year!!
Historic Holmes Theatre, Detroit Lakes ~ Check out upcoming performances at this
837 seat theatre providing music, dance, theater & visual arts www.dlccc.org
Check out the event schedule for:
Fergus Falls Theater ~ A Center for the Arts ~ fergusarts.org/
Tamarac Wildlife Refuge
Year round fun in Rochert, 51 minutes away
Check out the movie schedule for
Westbridge Cinema 5 Theater in Fergus Falls
Maple Syrup Fest ~ April 4, 8am-1pm
(search: Vergas, MN)
While you're in Vergas, Check out The Quiet Cricket gift shop!!
Street Faire @ The Lakes (Detroit Lakes) May 29-30
Arts & Crafts on Washington Ave in downtown Detroit Lakes
6 blocks of art, music, entertainment & food
Fri 10-6 Sat 10-5
Check out the sweet town of PERHAM for shopping & fun!!
FARMERS MARKETS start in JUNE, Tuesdays & Saturdays, Detroit Lakes & Pelican Rapids
LIDA GREENS GOLF COURSE
218.863.1531 Executive Nine ~ 4 miles east on Hwy 108
Pelican Fest, Pelican Rapids, June 25-27
(Car Show, Street Dance, Parade & more!)
While you're in Pelican Rapids, check out Riverview Place gifts & flowers!
Feel like enjoying a kayaking trip on the Pelican River??
Check out PELICAN PADDLE COMPANY (at Riverview Place, 21 N Broadway)
Seasonal decor for your home can be found at
Brown Eyed Susans Flower & Garden Shop!
This is just a small sampling..........you'll find that Pelican Rapids offers so much more
for shopping and dining as you stroll down the main street of our unique town on the river!
85th Annual Northwest Water Carnival, Detroit Lakes, July 10-19
Check Detroit Lakes Chamber of Commerce for event details.
Phelps Mill Art Festival, Battle Lake, July 11-12
phelpsmillfestival.com (artists display their fine works)
West Ottertail County Fair, Fergus Falls, July 15-18
(check out wotcountyfair.org)
Annual Turkey Days in Frazee, July 23-26
Art in The Park, Pelican Rapids ~ 2020 date to be determined
(a craft & fine art festival)
Arts & Crafts in The Park, Detroit Lakes ~ July 26
WE Fest Country Music Festival (wefest.com), Detroit Lakes returns in 2021
Pine to Palm Golf Tournament, Detroit Lakes Country Club,
4 divisions ~ Contact (218)847-8942
Looney Daze, Vergas, August 6-9
Western MN Steam Threshers Reunion, Rollag, Labor Day Weekend
Lighted Horse Parade, Pelican Rapids, November 26
(BEST VIEW from The Riverside B&B!)
Shady Hollow Flea Market
(just minutes down the road from Riverside, 100+ vendors, open weekends, May through September)
This is just a small sampling of some of the local fun activities.
We're just 25 minutes from Detroit Lakes....
25 minutes from Fergus Falls...
45 minutes from Fargo...
So, there's always something to do!
Send us an email to let us know when you would like visit the area, and we'll let you know what the local happenings are!