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Leech Lake and Walker Area Events

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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Chamber celebrates 70 Years

2023 – A year of activities and events celebrating 70 years.

Save the Date – Nov. 4 – Anniversary Event

Craft Fair Poster
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Arts & Craft Fair

November 18 & 19, 2023

Northern Lights Event Center

Information and registration

Walker celebration festival of lights
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Festival of Lights

Festival of Lights will return on November 25 & 26, 2023



Ethnic Fest
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Ethnic Fest

September 14, 2024

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

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Walker Bay Live

Walker Bay Live is a weekly, non-profit, event series every Thursday somewhere in & around Walker, MN

Walker Bay Theatre
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Walker Bay Theater

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




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Farmer’s and Crafter’s Market

Thursdays & Saturdays June -September

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

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Leech Lake Block Party

August 5, 2023

Big Dig and Much More


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North Country Buyers Show

Annual Resort, Retail & Restaurant Buyers Show

February 15 & 16, 2024

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Crazy Dats. Shop and Eat Walker, Minnesota
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Crazy Days

June 27, 2024

July 25, 2024

August 8, 2024

We’ve gone MAD with sales, discounts and clearances! Come join the fun.

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Moondance Jam 33

July 17-20, 2024

National concerts on the main stage and regional shows on the Tiki and MDJ Saloon stages with camping available.

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Fishing boats on Leech Lake
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Leech Lake Walleye Tournament
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Harvest Moon

September 16, 2023

Taste & Enjoy 150+ Craft Beers, Wines & Spirits then Vote for Your Favorite. Live Music, Contests, Great Food, Demos, Crafts & More!

The Spring Bike Fling
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Spring Bike Fling

June 22, 2024

Join us for a fun day of Bike Riding – Enjoy the Leech Lake Area as you bike along our many paved trails.

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Fourth of July Celebration

DO not miss out on The Leech Lake Area Fourth of July.  An Old Fashioned Fourth of July.

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Leech Lake Regatta 51

August 11-14, 2023

Sail your boat around the beautiful Leech Lake.  No boat?  Enjoy watching all the beautiful sailboats.