Detroit Lakes Minnesota

Welcome to Detroit Lakes Minnesota

November 2014

NOV. 1
HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR
11:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Speak Easy, 1100 North Shore Drive, DL
$1,000 in prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place cotumes, so dress to impress! The ultimate party and video show with Atomic DJ. Serving spooky spirits and Boo-4-1's from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM in the Lounge.

NOV. 1
UNITED METHODIST CHURCH BAZAAR
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
United Methodist Church, 885 Pembina Trl, DL
James & Jellies; New-to-you knives & crafts; Pickles; Baked Goods, Plants & Brooms.
Contact: 218-847-4818 or http://www.dlumc.org

NOV. 1
CHRISTMAS PLUS BAZAAR
9:00 to 4:00 PM
Perham Area Community Center, 620 - 3rd Ave. SE, Perham
Beautifully decorate your home for Christmas with items from vendors; Shop for one-of-a-kind Christmas gifts. Enjoy the lunch.

NOV. 1
4TH ANNUAL BIG DOG CHILI CONTEST
5:00 to 9:00 PM
The Refuge, 921 SE 8th St, Detroit Lakes
Enter your best pot of chili and a panel of judges will select a winner. Please call the Refuge to register your entry by Oct. 29. Defending Champion Mary Jo Peterson.
Hunting Families Welcome...show your hunting license for one free raffle chance. All you can eat for $10/Meal price includes door prize ticket. $5 buys raffle chance for larger items.
Contact: 218-847-1982 or http://refugeofdl.org

NOV. 1
7:30 - 10:00 PM
DLHS MUSICAL: URINETOWN
Detroit Lakes Middle School Auditorium
Urinetown: The Musical is a satirical comedy that pokes fun at the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, populism bureaucracy, corporate mismanagement, and municipal politics.
Show dates are: Oct. 30 @ 7:30 PM, Nov. 1 @ 7:30 PM, Nov. 6 @ 7:30 PM, Nov. 7 @ 7:30 PM and Nov. 2 @ 3:00 PM. Tickets available at Central Market Service Desk.
Contact: 218-847-4491

NOV. 1
LIVE MUSIC AT HOLIDAY BEACH BAR & GRILL: "ROCKSTAR DJ"
9:00 to 11:00 PM
Holiday Beach Bar & Grill, 1155 Hwy 10
Contact: 218-847-2121 or http://www.dlinn.com

NOV. 2
3:00 to 6:00 PM
DLHS MUSICAL: URINETOWN
Detroit Lakes Middle School Auditorium
Urinetown: The Musical is a satirical comedy that pokes fun at the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, populism bureaucracy, corporate mismanagement, and municipal politics.
Show dates are: Oct. 30 @ 7:30 PM, Nov. 1 @ 7:30 PM, Nov. 6 @ 7:30 PM, Nov. 7 @ 7:30 PM and Nov. 2 @ 3:00 PM. Tickets available at Central Market Service Desk.
Contact: 218-847-4491

NOV. 3
AN EVENING WITH AUTHOR ERINE HART & IRISH MUSICIAN PADDY O'BRIEN
6:30 to 9:00 PM
Detroit Lakes Public Library, 1000 Washington Ave.
An evening with author Erin Hart & Irish musician Paddy O'Brien. Free admission.

NOV. 4
Election Day
Be sure to vote!

NOV. 4
OPEN SCRAPBOOKING
4:00 to 10:00 PM
Pens & Needles Lakeside, 11463 Hwy 59 South
Meet other scrapbookers and local card makers for conversation, inspiration, and fun! Come and have fun learning new techniques and ideas. Admission is free.
Contact: 701-361-8319 or http://www.pensandneedleslakeside.com

NOV. 5, 6 & 7
22ND ANNUAL ROSES FOR ROTARY
Bergen's Greenhouses, 808 Willow Street, DL (7:00 AM to 7:00 PM) OR DL Floral & Gifts, Washington Square Mall, 808 Washington Ave, DL (10:00 AM to 7:00 PM)
Proceeds from this Breakfast Rotary fundraiser benefit area community literacy, hunger and wellness projects. $20/dozen; purchase tickets from Breakfast Rotarians or walk in and buy the days of the sale.
Contact: 847-7459

NOV. 6
LIVE AT THE LODGE
Enjoy live music from 6 to 9 p.m. in The Lodge on Lake Detroit.
Contact: 218-847-8439

NOV. 6-7
7:30 to 10:00 PM
DLHS MUSICAL: URINETOWN
Detroit Lakes Middle School Auditorium
Urinetown: The Musical is a satirical comedy that pokes fun at the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, populism bureaucracy, corporate mismanagement, and municipal politics.
Show dates are: Oct. 30 @ 7:30 PM, Nov. 1 @ 7:30 PM, Nov. 6 @ 7:30 PM, Nov. 7 @ 7:30 PM and Nov. 2 @ 3:00 PM. Tickets available at Central Market Service Desk.
Contact: 218-847-4491

NOV. 7
MIDWEST BANK BAKE SALE RELAY FOR LIFE TEAM FUNDRAISER
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Midwest Bank, 613 Hwy. 10 East, DL
Stop by Midwest Bank for your bake sale items. Sale will include individual and bagged items and large plates of goodies. You can pre-order an assorted plate for $5 by emailing coleen.froke@midwestbank.net. Proceeds to benefit the American Cancer Society Relay for Life Becker County. Individual item $1; bagged items $2; large plate $5.
Contact: Coleen at 847-4771

NOV. 7
WOMEN, WINE & WISHES
4:00 to 7:00 PM
Price's Fine Jewelry, 805 Washington Ave.
Enjoy diamonds & wine with friends!
Contact: 218-847-5309

NOV. 7
RODNEY ATKINS
8:00 to 11:55 PMM
Shooting Star Casino, Mahnomen
Country music artist Rodney Atkins has received six nominations from the Academy of Country Music and two from the County Music Assn. Tickets on sale now, see website for prices.
Contact: http://www.starcasino.com or 1-800-453-7827

NOV. 8
FALL VENDOR BLENDER
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Holiday Inn on the Lake, 1155 Hwy 10 E
Over 40 vendors that will have something for everyone. No charge to get in and over $1000 in door prizes given away.
Contact: 218-841-7872 for Michelle Beck

NOV. 8
JEANS, JAZZ & JEWELS
11:00 AM to Noon
Washington Square Mall, 800 Washington Ave.
Champagne brunch, fashion show, Jewel giveaways & live music.
Contact: 218-847-1679

NOV. 8
WOMEN, WINE & WISHES
2:00 to 6:00 PM
Price's Fine Jewelry, 805 Washington Ave.
Enjoy diamonds & wine with friends!
Contact: 218-847-5309

NOV. 8
ANANYA DANCE THEATRE: CONTEMPORARY INDIAN DANCE
7:30 to 9:30 PM
Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., DL
Ananya Dance Theatre presents "Mohona" a total theater experience that invites audience participation and evokes the many stories and layers of women's work and lives in relation to water and natural resources.
Contact: 218-844-7469 or http://www.dlccc.org

NOV. 8
LIVE MUSIC AT HOLIDAY BEACH BAR & GRILL: "ROCKSTAR DJ"
9:00 to 11:00 PM
Holiday Beach Bar & Grill, 1155 Hwy 10 E
Contact: 218-847-2121 or http://www.dlinn.com

NOV. 10-11
DL NO SCHOOL - TEACHER INSERVICE
No school for Detroit Lakes.
Contact: 218-847-4491 or http://www.dlschools.net

NOV. 11
STAMP-A-STACK CHRISTMAS CARDS
4:00 to 10:00 PM
Pens & Needles Lakeside, 11463 Hwy 59 South
All supplies precut and included. You will be making 12 Christmas Cards (4 each of 3 different card designs). Envelopes are included. $25/payable day of; RSVP by Monday, Nov. 3.
Contact: http://www.pensandneedleslakeside.com or 701-361-8319 for Erlene Davis

NOV. 12
BC MUSEUM - BROWN BAG LUNCH SERIES WITH AUTHOR COLIN MUSTFUL
12:00 to 1:15 PM
Becker County Historical Society, 714 Summit Ave.
Call by 10am if you would like to order a lunch or bring your own brown bag. Author, Colin Mustful, will share from his book "Grace at Spirit Lake" about the 1857 Spirit Lake Massacre, a precursor to the 1862 Dakota War. $5/boxed lunch or bring your own.
Contact: 218-847-2938 for Becker County Historical Society

NOV. 13
LAKES CRISIS & RESOURCE CENTER CHILDREN'S BREAKFAST
7:30 to 8:30 AM
Holmes Theatre Ballroom
A fundraiser to support the Children's Services Program at the Lakes Crisis & Resource Center. Breakfast will be served with music provided by the Laker Singers. While enjoying breakfast, listen to a testimonial from a local young lady who participated in an LCRC Support Group and also hear from a local educator regarding her experiences the students we have helped.
Tickets are $40; table sponsorships also available.
Contact: 218-847-8572; 218-847-7446 or http://www.lakescrisis.com

NOV. 13
LIVING WELL WITH OSTEOARTHRITIS
12:00 to 1:00 PM
DLCCC, 826 Summit Ave.
Qing-Min Chen, MD will host this seminar.
Contact: 218-844-0719 for Tish

NOV. 13
ONCOLOGY SEMINAR
2:00 to 3:00 PM
EMS Conference Rooms
Joni Buechler, MD will give an oncology seminar.
Contact: 218-844-0719 for Tish

NOV. 13
LUMINATE THE LAKES
5:00 to 7:00 PM
Detroit Lakes Public Library, 1000 Washington Ave.
A night of shopping, sleigh rides, carolers and candle-lit luminaries at the DL Public Library. Local celebrities will be reading children's stories.
Contact: Detroit Lakes Chamber

NOV. 14-16
GIRLFRIEND GETAWAY WEEKEND: BROWN (SCHOTCH, WISKEY & BOURBON) TASTING & MORE
Best Western Premier The Lodge on Lake Detroit, 1200 East Shore Dr., DL
Take the stress out of your lives and enjoy the Girlfriend Getaway Weekend at the Lodge.
Contact: 218-847-8439 or http://www.thelodgeonlakedetroit.com





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Support Bring Back Detroit Mountain

Adopt a Pet Today
View the animals for adoption at hsofthelakes.org, or call 218.847.0511

 

NOV. 15

VERGAS LIONS ARTS & CRAFTS

Vergas Event Center

9-4

http://www.vergasmn.com


NOV. 15
LIVE AT THE LODGE
Enjoy live music from 6 to 9 p.m. in The Lodge on Lake Detroit.
Contact: 218-847-8439

NOV. 15
LIVE MUSIC AT HOLIDAY BEACH BAR & GRILL: "ROCKSTAR DJ"
9:00 to 11:00 PM
Holiday Beach Bar & Grill, 1155 Hwy 10 E
Contact: 218-847-2121 or http://www.dlinn.com
you might just enjoy joining in! Snack included!
Contact: http://www.dlccc.org or 218-844-7469


NOV. 18
HOSPICE OF THE RED RIVER VALLEY LUNCH & LEARN: MINDFULNESS
12:00 to 1:00 PM
Hospice of the Red River Valley 1111 Hwy 10 (Connected via videoconference)
Ronni Arenserg, PsyD, LP Licensed Psychologist NDSU. In this session, participants will learn basic definitions of mindfulness and gain an understanding of mindfulness mediation. Participants will also explore ways to cultivate daily mindfulness and learn about the potential benefits. Free & open to all health care professionals. Space is limited. Participants may bring their own lunches; coffee and water will be provided. RSVP by Nov. 11.
Contact: 701-356-1563 for Melissa Hunt

NOV. 18
OPEN SCRAPBOOKING
4:00 to 10:00 PM
Pens & Needles Lakeside, 11463 Hwy 59 South
Meet other scrapbookers and local card makers for conversation, inspiration, and fun! Come and have fun learning new techniques and ideas. Admission is free.
Contact: 701-361-8319 or http://www.pensandneedleslakeside.com

NOV. 18
RIBBON CUTTING & HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE AT CO: WORK
4:30 to 6:30 PM
CO: WORK, 113 Graystone Plaza, DL
See the services this new business offers. Ribbon cutting at 4:30 PM, Open House to follow.
Contact: http://www.coworkdl.com or 701-306-5438 for Beth OR 849-0114 for Kelly

NOV. 18
PARTICIPATION THEATER
7:00 to 9:30 PM
Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave.
Summit Productions, your local community theater organization will be hosting three Participation Theater experiences. This no-pressure setting is the perfect way to familiarize yourself with play productions and meet other theater enthusiasts. No memorizing required. We'll be using scripts in this informal and fun setting. Come to just listen if you'd like and you might just enjoy joining in! Snack included!
Contact: http://www.dlccc.org or 218-844-7469

NOV. 19
THE BENEFITS OF STRETCHING
12:00 to 1:00 PM
DLCCC, 826 Summit Ave.
Qing-Min Chen, MD will host this seminar. Please RSVP.
Contact: 218-844-0719 for Tish


NOV. 20
LIVE AT THE LODGE
Enjoy live music from 6 to 9 p.m. in The Lodge on Lake Detroit.
Contact: 218-847-8439

NOV. 20
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS AT HOLIDAY INN, DL
4:30 to 7:30 PM
Holiday Inn on the Lake, 1155 Hwy 10 E
A business expo for members of the Chamber and their guests. $5/person.
Contact: http://www.visitdetroitlakes.com or 218-847-9202

NOV. 20
THE ACCIDENTAL HERO: RELIVE A HISTORIC ACCOUNT OF WWII
7:00 to 9:30 PM
Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., DL
Celebrate a story of coincidences, circumstances and family as Patrick Dewane reenacts the extraordinary true story of his grandfather, a modest farm boy turned WWII soldier and hero from the midwest. $15/adults; BOGO/students.
Contact: http://www.dlccc.org or 218-844-7469

 

NOV.22

Redneck Holidazzle Day
Vergas Parade
http://www.vergasmn.com


NOV. 20-22
HOLMES ART SHOW
Area artists display their works of art.
Contact: 218-844-7469

NOV. 21
FUNKADESI: WORLD MUSIC PARTY
7:30 to 9:30 PM
Historic Holmes Theater, 806 Summit Ave.
This world music band blends reggae, funk, Afro-Caribbean grooves and Bollywood/Indian folk music to create a not-to-be-missed energizing performance. $18/adults & $9/students.
Contact: http://www.dlccc.org or 218-844-7469

NOV. 21
COUNTRY THROWBACK TOUR: MARK CHESTNUTT & JOE DIFFIE
8:00 to 11:55 PM
Shooting Star Casino, Mahnomen
Don't miss these two country stars together in one show. See website for ticket prices.
Contact: http://www.starcasino.com or 1-800-453-7827

NOV. 22
HOLIDAY VENDOR BLENDER & CRAFT BAZAAR
9:00 to 2:00 PM
Lake Park Audubon High School, 611 Vigen Lake, Lake Park, MN
Start your holiday shopping at this Holiday Vendor Blender & Craft Bazaar. Sponsored by Lake Park Audubon Community Ed.
Contact: LPA Community Ed at 218-238-5914 ext. 2091

NOV. 22
HOLMES ART SHOW
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., DL
Ten years running, the Holmes Art Show features the area's most talented artists. With glass, pottery, paintings, homemade jewelry and more. Start our holiday shopping early with a unique piece of local art.
Contact: http://www.dlccc.org or 218-844-7469

NOV. 22
HOLIDAY BAZAAR
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Washington Square Mall, 808 Washington Ave.
Plan for some early Christmas shopping at the bazaar.
Contact: 218-847-1679

NOV. 22
PET PHOTOS WITH SANTA
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Becker Pet & Garden, 1008 Washington Ave.
Stop by Becker Pet with your pet and snap a photo with Santa.
Contact: 218-847-8265

NOV. 22
LAKES AREA COMMUNITY CONCERT BAND
4:00 to 5:30 PM
Now in its ninth year, the Lakes Area Community Concert Band will delight audiences three times this coming season with the bounty of fall, classic holiday and a celebration of spring. These talented musicians will perform classic wind band compositions, spirited marches, expressive renditions of old hymn tunes and music from Broadway musicals, movies and more. Freewill offering.
Contact: http://www.dlccc.org or 218-844-7469

NOV. 22
GIRLS NIGHT OUT IN CORMORANT
4:00 to 9:00 PM
Cormorant Village, Cormorant
The merchants in Cormorant Village invite you to join them for a fun evening. Sip, sample, stroll and shop throughout the Village. Register for gift certificates, door prizes and drawings at participating businesses.

NOV. 22
LIVE MUSIC AT HOLIDAY BEACH BAR & GRILL: "ROCKSTAR DJ"
9:00 to 11:00 PM
Holiday Beach Bar & Grill, 1155 Hwy 10 E
Contact: 218-847-2121 or http://www.dlinn.com

NOV. 25
OPEN SCRAPBOOKING
4:00 to 10:00 PM
Pens & Needles Lakeside, 11463 Hwy 59 South
Meet other scrapbookers and local card makers for conversation, inspiration, and fun! Come and have fun learning new techniques and ideas. Admission is free.
Contact: 701-361-8319 or http://www.pensandneedleslakeside.com

NOV. 27
HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

 

NOV. 27-28

BLACK FRIDAY
Support your hometown
SHOP DL!

NOV. 27-28
NO SCHOOL-THANKSGIVING BREAK
Contact: http://www.dlschools.net or 218-847-4491

NOV. 27-29
THANKSGIVING COMEDY & MUSIC SPECTACULAR
8:00 to 10:00 PM
Holiday Inn on the Lake, 1155 Hwy 10 E.
Contact: http://www.dlinn.com or 218-847-2121

NOV. 28
OPENING DAY AT DETROIT MOUNTAIN
9:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Detroit Mountain Recreation Area, 29409 - 170th Street, DL
Detroit Mountain opens for the season! See this beautiful facility and everything it has to offer: downhill skiing, snowboarding, tubing, equipment rental, cross country skiing, cafe and more.
Contact: http://www.detroitmountain.com or 218-844-SNOW (7669)

NOV. 28

HOLIDAY TREE FESTIVAL

11-7

Frazee Event Center

 

NOV. 27
LIVE AT THE LODGE
Enjoy live music from 6 to 9 p.m. in The Lodge on Lake Detroit.
Contact: 218-847-8439

 

NOV. 29

HOLIDAY TREE FESTIVAL

11-7

Frazee Event Center


NOV. 29
LIVE AT THE LODGE
Best Western Premier The Lodge on Lake Detroit, 1200 East Shore Drive, DL
Enjoy live music from 6 to 9 p.m. in The Lodge on Lake Detroit. No cover charge.
Contact: 218-847-8439 or http://www.thelodgeonlakedetroit.com

NOV. 29
LIVE MUSIC AT HOLIDAY BEACH BAR & GRILL: "ROCKSTAR DJ"
9:00 to 11:00 PM
Holiday Beach Bar & Grill, 1155 Hwy 10 E
Contact: 218-847-2121 or http://www.dlinn.com

 

NOV. 30

HOLIDAY TREE FESTIVAL

12-5

Frazee Event Center


NOV. 30
HTT JAM SESSIONS
2:00 to 5:00 PM
Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave.
Calling all musicians! Join us for a monthly jam session led by local musicians. Bring your instrument, find your style and join the fun! See website for info. Free of charge.
Contact: http://www.dlccc.org or 218-844-7469


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