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Festival of Birds
May 15th - 18th

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Detroit Lakes Festival of Birds 2019 Schedule:

Wednesday, May 15:
Registration at Chamber of Commerce
“The Return of the Peregrine Falcon” by Carrol Henderson at Maplelag Resort
Thursday, May 16:
Hotspot maps to bird on your own; Registration at Chamber Office
10 am-2 pm: Bus tour to Becker Pet, lunch at Hub 41, Forest Edge Gallery
4:30-7 pm: Social at Hub 41, Birding by Pontoon at City Beach
Friday, May 17:
Fieldtrips to North Ottawa Impoundment and Tamarac/Hamden Slough Refuges
“Birds Help us Tell our Stories” by Al Batt at Detroit Country Club
Saturday, May 18:
Fieldtrips to Blue Stem Prairie/Buffalo River State Park and Agassiz Refuge
Bazaar, exhibitors, book signing at M State College
“Mozart’s Starling” by Lyanda Haupt at M State College

Register Here: https://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/events/festival-of-birds  

Where: Visit Detroit Lakes MN

700 Summit Ave, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge


An Evening of Americana Music with Sweet Afton
May 16th @ 7 pm - 9 pm

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Join us for "An Evening of Americana Music" by Sweet Afton.

Fern Belling and Todd Voss will take us back to a simpler time of Songs of the American Revolution, Voyageurs, Civil War, Cowboys, Appalachia, and 60's Folk. Performed on guitar, fiddles, mandolin, drum, penny whistle, harmonica, and more!

Cost $10 at the door
Light Appetizers and Cash Bar provided by La Barista.

This event is a fundraiser for the new facility for the Becker County Historical Society & Museum  

Where: Becker County Museum

714 Summit Ave, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Becker County Museum


Art-spiration Workshop
May 16th @ 4 pm - 5 pm

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This interactive art adventure is inspired by Herve Tullet's wonderful books "Press Here", "Let's Play", "Mix It Up", and more. Just like in "Press Here", we will follow instructions to make masterpieces. Kids should wear clothes suitable for painting!  

Where: Detroit Lakes Public Library

1000 Washington Ave, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Detroit Lakes Public Library


Snowball 2019
May 17th @ 5:30 pm - 11 pm

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Snowball 2019
May 17th 2019
Detroit Lakes Holiday Inn
Tickets are $100
Happy hours 5:30pm to 7pm
Dinner for two at 7pm
Entertainment at 8pm
DJ -9pm to 11pm
Only 100 tickets sold
For Tickets:
Contact a ULTRA member, Audubon Liquor Store, Northside Bar and Grill or Holiday Inn  

Where: Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes - Lakefront (1155 Hwy 10 East, Detroit Lakes, MN)

1155 Hwy 10 East, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Ultra Snowmobile Club


Tripwire
May 17th @ 9:30 pm - 1 am

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Tripwire is back at the Sandbar. Come Join the Part!!!  

Where: Sandbar II

1150 Randolph Rd, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Sandbar II


No Mercy X
May 18th @ 5 pm - 8 pm

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The best of Midwest MMA heads back to Detroit Lakes!

PROFESSIONAL
BJ Lacy (24-24) Wanderlei Silva Gym Las Vegas vs Reese Hernandez (16-3-2) Stomp Factory 225#
James Krause-Simmons (3-1) Pura Vida vs Terrance Almond (6-5) 145 *
Ode Osborne (7-2) Pura Vida vs Emeka Ifekandu (6-2) 135 *

AMATEUR
Jamie Naasz (5-3) Fargo BJJ vs Noah Landrus (5-0) Revolution 155 #5 Round Title Fight
Nick Joramo (2-4) vs Andrew Case-Allen (2-1) Valhalla Super Heavyweight
David Johannes (0-0) Calavera MMA vs Matt Harrison (0-0) Detroit Lakes 170 *
Sean Conlon (1-0) Revolution vs Nick Olson (1-1) Stomp Factory 155 *
Thomas Vievering (2-2) Warrior’s Cove vs Hunter Pederson (2-2) ACA 145 *
Patrick Skildum (4-4) vs Henry Pendleton (1-1) Revolution 170 *
James Norris (2-2) St Cloud Boxing vs Danny Olson (3-2) Heavyweight
Josh Stephenson (0-0) Independent vs Chet Sartell (0-0) Gorilla Combat 170
Daniel Soriano (3-1) Warrior’s Cove vs Jeremiah Harper (1-1) Off the Grid BJJ 125 *
Herbert Rogers-WIlliams (2-0) Pura Vida vs Manatua Lemaire (5-2) MAP 185 *
Nolan Phalin (1-0) Pura Vida vs Noah Hawkins (4-2) 145 *  

Where: Kent Freeman Arena

Rossman Ave, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Driller Fights and NO MERCY MMA


2019 Plant Sale
May 18th @ 8 am - 10 am

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We will be selling plants grown by local gardeners. Look for perennials, annuals, houseplants, vegetable and herb seedlings as well as garden decor. Come early for the best selection! We'll be there rain or shine until we are sold out.  

Where: Detroit Lakes City Park

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Lake Region Garden Club


Opening Day!
May 18th @ 10 am - 1 pm

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The first day of the season is approaching quickly! We wanted to make sure that EVERYONE knows when it is going to happen, so pass this around! Keep in mind: this date is dependent in the weather that day!  

Where: Lakes Area Farmers Market

1337 Rossman Ave, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Lakes Area Farmers Market and 3 others


Better with Friends Potluck Brunch
May 18th @ 10:30 am - 12 pm

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Join us as we wrap up the better with friends challenge at our community potluck.
ALL are welcome, whether you were a participant of the challenge or not. Bring a snack or drink to share and stick around for the PRIZE DRAWING! Maybe some spontaneous games or mimosas?? I dunno - you'll have to show up to find out. :-)
**Please comment on the pinned post what you intend to bring so we don't end up with lots of the same stuff.**  

Where: 180 balance: Yoga Fitness Nutrition

813 Washington Ave, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: 180 balance: Yoga Fitness Nutrition


CFDL Spring Cleanup + Free Workout!
May 19th @ 3 pm - 5 pm

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Hi All!
Spring has sprung and CFDL needs a good cleaning (in and out)!

We are asking for your help! :) Bring yourself/family and let's clean CFDL! Since we all enjoy working out so much, we will have a FREE mini workout that you and your family can participate in after! Workout TBD.

Below is the start of a wish list we'd like to accomplish!

- Cubbies/Lockers! We have noticed that some people have multiple lockers. In efforts to let everyone have a chance at a cubbie/locker, we are asking that you clean out your cubbie/locker, consolidate to one and label with your name. Any remaining items that are leftover/untouched will be set aside.

- Sweep concrete slabs

- Move tires

- Clean up garbage in back

- Clean windows

- Clean off track for running! YEAY! 😊

These are just a few things! Please feel free to bring any cleaning supplies you'd like (brooms, spray, etc). We will have some but not enough for everyone.

TEAMWORK makes the DREAM WORK!!  

Where: CrossFit Detroit Lakes

15857 Highway 59 South, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: CrossFit Detroit Lakes