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November 29, 2017
Santa waved cheerfully from the top of the Detroit Lakes Public Utilities truck, which won the "Lightest & Brightest Award" at Monday night's Grand Parade of Lights, hosted by the Chamber of Commerce. (Paula Quam/Tribune)
A grand night for a parade: Warm temps mean big crowds to kick off DL's 'Light Up the Lakes' festivities
November 29, 2017 - 2:00pm
Otterdazzle 2017 takes place December 2 in Ottertail, starting with a pancake breakfast at 7 a.m., craft vendors at 8 a.m., a holiday lights parade at 5 p.m. and fireworks. For a complete list of events go to (submitted photo).
Otterdazzle to dazzle with fireworks, lights parade, crafts and more
November 29, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 26, 2017
Just add people: The carnival midway at the Becker County Fair was already set up and waiting for visitors Wednesday morning, even though it doesn't official start until 5 p.m. (Photo by Vicki Gerdes)
It's fair time!
July 26, 2017 - 10:37am
May 31, 2017
Visitors flocked to Detroit Lakes' Oak Grove Cemetery Monday afternoon, by car and on foot, taking advantage of a brief break in the rainy weather to view the inspiring sight of more than 650 American flags floating in the breeze. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
'To honor those who served and died for our freedoms': Despite rain, crowds gather in Detroit Lakes for Memorial Day festivities
May 31, 2017 - 12:53pm
November 25, 2016
Vicki Gerdes/Tribune
The light snowfall during last year's Grand Parade of Lights in downtown Detroit Lakes didn't keep the kids from coming out to grab the candy being handed out by parade participants.
Santa's Grand Parade of Lights is Monday
November 25, 2016 - 1:12pm
June 23, 2016
The Calgary Stampede Showband, from Calgary, Alberta, Canada, will be one of the featured bands in the Vikingland Band Festival, which takes place in Alexandria this Sunday, June 26. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Vikingland Band Festival to feature big parade
June 23, 2016 - 5:00am
May 17, 2015
The Memorial Day Parade begins at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 25. It will begin at the Washington Square Mall parking lot, proceed down Lake Avenue to Frazee Street, then south on Washington Avenue to the City Park. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Local vets to hold Memorial events
May 17, 2015 - 5:00am
December 10, 2013
Dave and Linda Anderson will be leaving the cold and the snow to help decorate a float between Christmas and New Year’s Day for the Tournament of Roses parade on New Year’s Day in Pasadena, Calif. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Dave Wallis
Area couple helps decorate Tournament of Roses float
December 10, 2013 - 12:00pm
October 26, 2013
Entries sought for DL parade
October 26, 2013 - 8:00am
November 30, 2012
A snow plow adorned with lights gives a holiday "Merry Xmas" greeting to spectators at the Snow Plow Parade in Frazee, Minn., Thursday night. The event was put on by the Frazee Community Club in hopes of spurring a local holiday shopping boom in the town. Brian Basham/DL Newspapers
Holiday parades light up Frazee, Detroit Lakes; Check out the photo gallery
November 30, 2012 - 9:27am
May 29, 2009
One of the floats in Thursday's Lakeshirts parade was a group dressed as 'The Flintstones.'
Lakeshirts hosts parade
May 29, 2009 - 4:04pm
May 27, 2009
Lakeshirts to host parade tomorrow
May 27, 2009 - 3:37pm
August 16, 2008
Proud of your town? DL wants residents to parade in Twin Cities
August 16, 2008 - 12:00am
July 20, 2008
Five injured when go-cart flips and goes into crowd at Water Carnival parade
July 20, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Kops and clowns and Vikings, oh my! Shriners parade in DL Saturday afternoon
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am