Kaddatz Galleries Hosts La Valleur Salon Talks
Kaddatz Galleries Hosts La Valleur Salon Talks Photojournalist Barbara La Valleur will lead two salons in connection with her photo exhibit Hola, Cuba! at The Kaddatz Galleries in Fergus Falls. On Sat., April 22 the Battle Lake and Ashby native will present, “How I went from being a 15-year-old owner of a 1937 Chevy in Battle Lake to being an award winning international photojournalist in Germany.” This salon will appeal to students of all ages interested in photography and art or a communications career, as well as mid-career people looking to expand income options, and anyone who appreciates great photography. On Sat., May 6 La Valleur will present, “My 55-year journey as an International Photojournalist” and “Why I took the photos, how I choose the subject matter and the responsibilities of a photojournalist.” La Valleur will offer easy-to-follow tips for improving family and vacation photographs whether using an iPhone or a Nikon. Participants are encouraged to bring up to three favorite photos for critique. Both salons are 2-4 p.m. at the Kaddatz Galleries, 111 W Lincoln, Fergus Falls, MN and are free and open to the public. They are made possible in part by the voters of Minnesota through grants […]
Wadena is uniquely situated in central Minnesota to be your gateway to north country recreation. Make Wadena the starting point for your golf or biking trip, the course and trails are well maintained and conditions are great!
As the citizens of Vining always say, “The door to Vining is always open and all are welcome!” Vining holds the Biggest Small Town Celebration in Otter Tail County. Sculptures are scattered throughout the city.
The citizens of Vergas live by the adage: “We are small enough to know you, but big enough to serve you!” The city of Vergas is also known as the “Home of the Loon”, the Minnesota State Bird.
Come to Underwood and check out all the interesting and historic landmarks including Foss Log Cabin, Centennial Park, Fort Juelson and the Phelps Mill.
Home of the largest prairie chicken on the planet. Rothsay’s mild weather is ideal for hiking, biking and other outdoor activities! In the winter time come enjoy ice fishing on one of the 10,000 lakes in Rothsay’s backyard.
Richville has nearby resorts and lakes for you to enjoy during your visit in the summer plus snowmobiling trails and ice fishing in the winter.
Perham is located in the heart of Minnesota’s lakes country at the center of 1000 lakes. Come experience the many recreational opportunities and discover why Perham, Minnesota is a great place to Live, Work, and Play!
Being the gateway to beautiful Maplewood State Park, Pelican Rapids is a bustling city that is a favorite summer and winter vacation spot in scenic Otter Tail County. Pelican Rapids is also home to the “Worlds Largest Pelican”.
Come and enjoy the friendly and scenic atmosphere of Parkers Prairie! Come stroll the tree lined streets on a summer evening and be greeted with a friendly “Hello” from everyone you meet.
Whether you want to fish, boat, water-ski or just relax and enjoy one of the many lakes in the area, friendly Ottertail City is where you want to be!
NYM is a small town with a wide variety of GREAT community events, extensive parks, and a premier arts center. Our many volunteer organizations are second to none and help keep our community vibrant and strong. Check us out on facebook! We are a very active community…Here are just some of the events we have going on: -Trade Show -Easter Egg Hunt -Great American Think-Off -Ronald McDonald House Motorcycle Ride -Lund Mania Fishing Tournament & Summer Celebration -Highway 10 Baseball Classic -Corn Feed -Finn Creek Festival -Halloween Parties -Christmas Tree Festival -& More!! PLEASE CHECK US OUT ON FACEBOOK UNDER NEW YORK MILLS CIVIC & COMMERCE!
We are a Community Growing With Pride! We offer a full set of retail establishments for all your needs, local resorts, park and recreation areas, nearby golf courses, seven churches.
Fergus Falls, is located in the West Central Minnesota lakes country, near the Red River Valley. We are approximately 180 miles northwest of Minneapolis, 25 miles east of the North Dakota border of Breckenridge and Wahpeton and 55 miles from Fargo/Moorhead area.Fergus Falls has five exits off of I-94. Rich rolling farmland, wooded hills and over 1,000 lakes combine to make both agriculture and tourism valued industries in Otter Tail County.
Erhard is the home of the largest 4th of July celebration in Otter Tail County. The city of Erhard is surrounded by beautiful scenery throughout its rolling hills that provides you with a view for miles!
Just outside Fergus Falls, this quaint community offers you a beautiful view any direction you look!
Dent is situated in the heart of the lake country region providing great fishing in summer and winter. Our local merchants and resorts have a wide variety of products and services to meet all your vacation needs.
Deer Creek is a small community located near New York Mills. Visitors can enjoy viewing exhibits at the museum and the surrounding scenery.
Dalton is a small community surrounded by lakes and the beauty of nature. Dalton is known for the annual Threshing Reunion held the first weekend after Labor Day.
Clitherall has a population of 118 and is surrounded by many lakes that offer fishing, boating, camping, nature walks and of dozens of traditional family resorts.
The small community of Bluffton was incorporated in 1903 and is 4 mi NW of Wadena. There are several businesses in the community ranging from a hardware store to a beauty salon. Visit us soon, see what we have to offer.
Battle Lake is a bustling little community wrapped snugly around the western edge of West Battle Lake in central Minnesota’s “lakes country”. The City has a population of 875 however with increasing development adjacent to the City and on nearby lakes, it appears to be much larger. A number of businesses, services and programs are available for residents and visitors alike; you’ll find most anything you need right in Battle Lake. Battle Lake has an active Fire Department, Rescue Squad and City Police Department to protect our citizens and visitors. Battle Lake boasts a “Blue Ribbon School” by the Nation Department of Education. This is the highest honor a school can receive. The school houses K-12 students and also has an early childhood program. The Glendalough Trail, in the heart of lakes country, was completed in 2013/2014. Its gentle slopes and easy access allow people of all ages and abilities to enjoy the beauty of the Battle Lake area. The 12-mile paved trail runs from the City of Battle Lake and into Glendalough State Park. It’s a beautiful ride and appropriate for people of all ages. State Highway 78 runs through the middle of the City and in 2013, the […]
Come out to Vergas, MN to enjoy a great time for the whole family! We will have pumpkin painting, a hayride, local music, delicious food and a 5K race! Cost: Hayrides are $5.00 per person or $20.00 per family. 5K Race registration is $30. Food is available for sale by vendor (prices vary). Pumpkin painting and kids games are free. For more information visit www.cityofvergas.com or contact Julie Lammers at (218) 342-2091 or [email protected]
Grandparents Day Dessert Reception & Entertainment on September 10 from 1-2.30p. Entertainment TBD. For more information contact Ann Erhard, Director of Sales & Marketing, at +1 (218) [email protected]
Enjoy a great weekend of fun! Pageant Thursday night. Baseball game Friday night. Vendors, bean bag contest, beer garden & dance Saturday, and parade and water wars on Sunday. For more information visit: www.cityofvergas.com Contact: Renee Sonnenberg 218-841-0712 [email protected]
Walking Tour of Historic Downtown Battle Lake Discover Battle Lake’s past as we stroll through the downtown on Friday, July 21, 7 pm. Meeting Place: Lakes Area Community Center For more information and event prices visit www.otchs.org or contact Chris Schuelke at (218) 736-6038 or [email protected]
Walking Tour of Historic Downtown Pelican Rapids Discover the hidden history of Pelican Rapids on a story-telling walking tour with Chris Schuelke on Friday, July 14, 7 pm. Meeting Place: Historic City Hall in Pelican Rapids For more information and event prices visit www.otchs.org or contact Chris Schuelke at (218) 736-6038 or [email protected]
Stories from the Fergus Falls State Hospital State Hospital history and stories as we walk around the complex on Friday, July 7, 7 pm. Meeting place: Government Services Center Parking Lot For more information and event prices visit www.otchs.org or contact Chris Schuelke at (218) 736-6038 or [email protected]
Lake Alice Cyclone Tour Walk around Lake Alice on the 98th anniversary of Great Fergus Falls Cyclone on Wednesday, June 21, 7 pm. Meeting place: St. James Episcopal Church www.otchs.org For more information and event prices visit www.otchs.org or contact Chris Schuelke at (218) 736-6038 or [email protected]
East Otter Tail Summer History Series: Otter Tail County in World War I East Otter Tail Museum Tuesday, June 20, 2 pm www.otchs.org For more information and event prices visit www.otchs.org or contact Missy Hermes at (218) 736-6038 or [email protected]
Walking Tour of Historic Downtown Perham Discover historic buildings, people and events through a walking tour of downtown Perham on Thursday, Jun 15th at 7:00 PM. Meeting place: NP Park, Fergus Falls. For more information and event prices visit www.otchs.org or contact Chris Schuelke at (218) 736-6038 or [email protected]
Town & Country Breakfast, Grand Parade with 100+ entries, Bingo, Fresh Fry Bread, Carriage Rides, Elks Lodge Children Events, Family Fun Day with Fishing Tournament, Kiddie Tractor Pull, Minnow Races, Batting Cage, Crafts, Food & More. For more information, contact Shirley Uselman at (219) 632 -7704 or [email protected]
Downtown Fergus Falls Mystery Tour Twilight stroll through downtown reveals legendary events from the city’s past. Tour begins in front of the historic River Inn on Friday, June 9th at 8:00 PM. For more information and event prices visit www.otchs.org or contact Chris Schuelke at (218) 736-6038 or [email protected]
Join the Minnesota Waters & Prairie Chapter as they recognize all the partners that made the NCT in Fergus Falls possible and officially open the NCT. There will be a formal program at 1pm and then a variety of guided hikes offered afterward. For more information, visit the North Country Trail Association Facebook, or contact: Judy Carpenter at [email protected]
Mother’s Day Brunch at the Bigwood Event Center! Celebrate with us! Sunday, May 14 – introducing 3 seating times! 10:00 AM 11:30 AM 1:00 PM Reservations requested by 5/11 with 4+ parties. Walkin-s Welcome for parties of 3 or less. Menu released soon. For more information contact Ann Erhard, Director of Sales & Marketing, at +1 (218) [email protected]
The Fergus Falls Habitat for Humanity Spring Fling – Annual Fund Raiser Fergus Falls Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, our community and hope.Come enjoy the evening supporting the mission. A world where everyone has a decent and affordable place to live. We will be hosting a silent and live auction along with a great meal. Come support Habitat as it prepares to assist in even more families in 2017.