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Upcoming Entertainment

Friday, Feb. 14


  • Valentine’s Day Dance: 7:30 to 11 p.m., Eagles Club, 112 Holmes St. West, Detroit Lakes. Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Eagles Club, dancing to the music of Hatfield Bay. You may also purchase a $5 cupcake for a chance to win $50 in cash.  Proceeds will go to the Becker County Food Pantry. Info: Betty at 218-847-5670 or Eagles Club at 847-5267.


  • 38 Special: 8 p.m., 777 Casino Road, Mahnomen. Southern rock icons perform their greatest hits and more; tickets are $15. Info: 800-313-7469 or


  • “He Said, She Said”: 7:30 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 826 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. Pat Hazell and Karen Morgan  give humorous advice on life, love and relationships. Tickets are $22 for adults, $11 for students. Info: 218-844-7469 or


  • Ice Tee Golf: 1 p.m., Little Detroit Lake across from Zorbaz, 402 West Lake Drive, Detroit Lakes. Noon lunch for participants followed by nine holes of golf on the ice. Call 218-844-4221 x120 to register your team.

Saturday, Feb. 15


  • Polar Fest 2014: 7 a.m. Polar Pancake & French Toast Feed, the Pavilion; 8 a.m., ULTRA Snowmobile Club Vintage Rally & Swap Meet, City Beach; 9 a.m., Freeze Your Buns 5K Run/Walk, Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center; 10 a.m., Family Snow Games; 11 a.m., Youth Fishing Derby; 11 a.m. Plunge Party; 1 p.m., Polar Fest Plunge; 2:30 p.m., Bean Bag Tournament; 6 p.m. Tailgating on the Lake; 7 p.m. Frozen Fireworks; 9 p.m. Polaritaville Dance at Zorbaz; 9:30 p.m. Wrap Party at Holiday Inn.


  • Jelloslave: 7:30 p.m., 24 Main Ave. N., New York Mills. Eclectic quartet presents a mixture of musical styles; tickets $15 at the door. Info: 218-385-3339.
  • Cruise Control: 9 p.m., Zorbaz, 402 West Lake Drive, Detroit Lakes. Part of the Polaritaville Dance hosted by the Lakes Area Parrot Heads.
  • Slamabama: 9:30 p.m., Holiday Inn Lounge, 1155 Highway 10 East, Detroit Lakes. Part of Polar Fest Wrap-Up Party.

Sunday, Feb. 16


  • Polar Fest 2014: 1 p.m., Skating with Polar Pete, Peoples Park; 3 p.m., Concordia College Choir Concert, Holy Rosary Church; 5:30 p.m., “That’s Amore” Italian Wine Dinner, Lodge on the Lake; 7 p.m., Live at the Lodge with the Dave Ferreira Trio, Lodge on the Lake.

Monday, Feb. 17


  • Olympic Curling Open House: 7 to 9 p.m., Lakes Curling Club, 506 Hwy 59 North, Detroit Lakes. No experience necessary; club members will be on hand for information and instruction. Free admission; open to the public. Info: 218-847-8186.

*** The Entertainment Calendar appears weekly in both the Detroit Lakes Tribune. Submissions, questions and corrections (labeled “Entertainment Calendar”) may be sent by fax, 218-847-9409, by mail to Detroit Lakes Newspapers, 511 Washington Ave., P.O. Box 826, Detroit Lakes, MN 56502, or by e-mail to Vicki Gerdes at

Vicki Gerdes

Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 16 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as covering city council and the Lake Park-Audubon School Board. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.

(218) 844-1454