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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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.

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

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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.

Arts and Crafts Fair

November 17. 2018
We will kick off the holiday season with a great event for the hunting widows.  Get a jump start on your holiday shopping.

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This year we have added a vendor room.

Walker Bay Theater

This theater is dedicated to performing plays and musicals about MN and the Midwest.

Nunsense Las Vegas

Patsy Cline

On Golden Pond

Walker Bay Live

Every Thursday, Somewhere in Walker

5:00ish – 9:00 ish

Live music, Great food, Art, Brews, Lots of fun Every Thursday Evening

Its a new tradition you don’t want to miss.

Festival of Lights

Nov. 23-30 Night before Christmas – Walker Bay Theater

Nov. 23 – Parade

Nov. 24 – Reindeer Ramble & Children’s party

Dec. 20 – Chamber Holiday Open House



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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

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North Country Buyers Show

43rd Annual Resort, Retail & Restaurant Buyers Show

Thurs, Feb, 22 – 10 am – 5 pm

Fri., Feb. 23 – 9 am – 3 pm

Eel Pout Festival

Feb. 22-23, 2019
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 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.

Ethnic Fest

September 8, 2018

A day of music, dance, food and craft from many cultures.  Visit Walker as our streets come alive with color.

Winning Numbers:  77 – 403 – 992



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.

Crazy Days

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

Fourth of July Celebration

July 4th, 2018
The Fourth of July celebration in Walker invokes feelings of nostalgia and patriotism. Wining Numbers are:  #349 and #761

Moondance Jam 26

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

Walker Bay Day

August 4, 2018

Walker Bay Days is a family fun event.  The Annual Big Dig and 5K Race will be back again this year.  Stay turned for more fun information.

Vendor Space Available


Leech Lake Regatta 44th

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

Leech Lake Walleye Tournament

This tournament is a non-profit event that will support many youth serving organizations in the area.

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Cajun Fest

August 17 – 18, 2018
Northern Lights Casino
Three days of music, dancing and entertainment celebrating the Cajun history.