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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Business After Hours/GNO

October 12,  2017
Burggraf Wireless

416 Minnesota Ave. W.

Walker, MN


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.

Festival of Lights

November 24th –
November 25th
The Community comes together to celebrate the beginning of the holiday season.

Fall Has It All

September 14 – September 30, 2017
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

October 7, 2017
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 16, 2017
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 5, 2017

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 29, 2017
July 27, 2017
August 17, 2017
We’ve gone MAD with sales, discounts and clearances! Come join the fun.

Farmer’s and Crafter’s Market

Thursdays, June 8 –
September 21

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

Leech Lake Regatta 44th

August 12-14th, 2017
Sailing, campfires, music, camaraderie; join us!

Cajun Fest

August 17 – 19, 2017
Northern Lights Casino
Three days of music, dancing and entertainment celebrating the Cajun history.

Eel Pout Festival

February 23-26, 2017
Heralded  as Minnesota’s finest display of sportsmanship and ice antics, the Eelpout Festival is an experience not to be missed.

Women’s Expo

March 11, 2017
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.

Spring Job Fair

March 31, 2017
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.

Leech Lake Walleye Tournament

June 3-4, 2017
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 19-21, 2018
Minnesota’s largest rock- n- roll concert will attract thousands of fans.