Discover the Leech Lake Area

Events 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

Leech Lake Frost Fest is Back for a 2nd year.

– Date: Saturday, February 9, 2019
– Time: 11 AM – 4 PM
– Ticket Cost: $20

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North Country Buyers Show

43rd Annual Resort, Retail & Restaurant Buyers Show

Thurs, Feb, 21 – 10 am – 5 pm

Fri., Feb. 22 – 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.

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Walker Bay Theater

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


The Night Before Christmas

Harvest Moon Beer & Wine Tasting Festival with Live Music

September 28, 2019
Taste 100+ selections of unique beer and wines, paired with some great food and lots of relaxing adult fun.

Fall Has It All

September 12– September 28, 2019
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 6 –
September 19, 2019

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

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Festival of Lights


Nov. 30, 2019 – Festival of Lights

Join us for a full day starting with the Reindeer Ramble and ending with Carols and apple cider




Arts and Crafts Fair

November 16, 2019
We will kick off the holiday season with a great event for the hunting widows.  Get a jump start on your holiday shopping.


Vendor Room Available

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.

Women’s Expo

March 9, 2019
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 7, 2019

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 20-22, 2019

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 27, 2019
July 25, 2019
August 8, 2019
We’ve gone MAD with sales, discounts and clearances! Come join the fun.

Fourth of July Celebration

July 4th, 2019
The Fourth of July celebration in Walker invokes feelings of nostalgia and patriotism. Wining Numbers are:  #349 and #761

Moondance Jam 26

July 18-20, 2019
Minnesota’s largest rock- n- roll concert will attract thousands of fans.

Walker Bay Day

August 3, 2019

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 9-12, 2019
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 16-17, 2019
Northern Lights Casino
Three days of music, dancing and entertainment celebrating the Cajun history.