Discover the Leech Lake Area


The Leech Lake and Walker Area is the host to many exciting events that occur year-round. To see a listing of these events view our Leech Lake Calendar of Events. If you would like further information regarding a particular event, view the links below or call the Leech Lake Area Chamber of Commerce at 218-547-1313 or 800-833-1118.

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Leech Lake Frostfest


Welcome to the 1st Annual, Leech Lake Frostfest.

– Date: Saturday, February 10th, 2018
– Time: 11AM – 4PM
– Ticket Cost: $20

Eel Pout Festival

February 23-26, 2018
Heralded  as Minnesota’s finest display of sportsmanship and ice antics, the Eelpout Festival is an experience not to be missed.

Spring Job Fair

April 3, 2018
Looking for full-time, part-time or seasonal employment opportunities? The Spring Job Fair is for anyone interested in a first job, a professional position, part time or seasonal work.

Festival of Lights

Reindeer Ramble Results


Arts and Crafts Fair

November 18. 2017
We will kick off the holiday season with a great event for the hunting widows.  Get a jump start on your holiday shopping.

Art and Crafters Registration

This year we have added a vendor room.

Fall Has It All

September 13 – September 30, 2018
Fall Has It All is full of spectacular events showing off our area’s colors.  Art Shows, Traveling Car Shows and chainsaw carving contests are just a few of the activities to experience.

Harvest Moon Beer & Wine Tasting Festival with Live Music

September 29, 2018
Taste 100+ selections of unique beer and wines, paired with some great food and lots of relaxing adult fun.

Calgary Fiddler's Concert

Sept. 8, 2017

7:00 pm

WHA Auditorium

$20 Adults
$10 Children
Tickets for Sale at Chamber Office or at event.

Ethnic Fest
Girls Night Out

Sept. 14, 2017

4-6 pm

Downtown Walker

North Country Marathon

September 15, 2018
September is a beautiful time of year to enjoy the trails through the woods and what better way than by joining in on Walker Annual North Country Marathon.

Walker Bay Day

August 3, 2018

Walker Bay Days is a family fun event.  It is including the Big Dig, an animal show, a magician show and a ski show.


Crazy Days

June 28, 2018
July 26, 2018
August 9, 2018
We’ve gone MAD with sales, discounts and clearances! Come join the fun.

Farmer’s and Crafter’s Market

Thursdays, June 7 –
September 20, 2018

Guests can purchase vendor grown produce, specialty foods, consumables, crafts, jewelry & much more.

Leech Lake Regatta 44th

August 10-13th, 2018
Sailing, campfires, music, camaraderie; join us!

Cajun Fest

August 16 – 18, 2018
Northern Lights Casino
Three days of music, dancing and entertainment celebrating the Cajun history.

Women’s Expo

March 10, 2018
For more than a decade, the North Country Women’s Expo, the longest-running in northern Minnesota, has been recognized as the best. If it’s about women, it’ll likely be at the Expo.

Leech Lake Walleye Tournament

June 2-3, 2018
This tournament is a non-profit event that will support many youth serving organizations in the area.

Moondance Jammin Country

June 21-23, 2018

Area residents and visitors alike will flock to the Annual Moondance Jammin’ Country where they will see some of the world’s greatest country artists.

Fourth of July Celebration

July 4th, 2018
The Fourth of July celebration in Walker invokes feelings of nostalgia and patriotism.

Moondance Jam 26

July 18-21, 2018
Minnesota’s largest rock- n- roll concert will attract thousands of fans.