Weather Forecast


water carnival

March 3, 2017
'I want to fly, man': Frankie Ballard to play in DL on July 15
March 3, 2017 - 10:52am
July 21, 2016
Princess Aubrie and Prince Oliver waving after being crowned in the Junior Pageant. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Mattie Hjelseth
Out with a splash: Water Carnival ends on a high note
July 21, 2016 - 1:19pm
July 18, 2016
Post 15 leadoff hitter Josh Bollig scored DL's lone run in a 3-1 loss to Coon Rapids Saturday. Robert Williams/Tribune
Coon Rapids takes pitcher’s duel over Post 15
July 18, 2016 - 2:11pm
July 13, 2016
Admiral's Hat has been found!
July 13, 2016 - 5:08pm
Saturday’s demolition derby brought out big crowds to watch car and truck drivers battle it out at the Becker County Fairgrounds.
Photo Gallery: Water Carnival Mania!
July 13, 2016 - 8:30am
July 11, 2016
Water Carnival parade back on route
July 11, 2016 - 3:25pm
July 10, 2016
Last year’s water carnival featured a hot dog eating contest and a human hamster ball in a pool. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Water Carnival fun continues this week
July 10, 2016 - 5:05am
July 1, 2016
Water Carnival fun starts Friday
July 1, 2016 - 3:36pm
June 13, 2016
Water Carnival looking for Miss Northwest candidates
June 13, 2016 - 4:14pm
July 22, 2015
Photo Gallery: Wild Watery Carnival
July 22, 2015 - 11:34am
July 15, 2015
The Admiral's Hat has been found
July 15, 2015 - 2:56pm
July 14, 2015
play button
Street construction to re-route water carnival parade
July 14, 2015 - 8:32am
July 9, 2015
Since the beginning, the Northwest Water Carnival incorporated water into its events. People packed the city streets, filled every available parking spot and lined the lakeshore for the first carnival events which included speedboat races, mile marathon swims, innertube races and many more.
People lined up for miles to witness the water carnival that made a historical splash
July 9, 2015 - 9:47am
Northwest Water Carnival Admirals Alma Alaniz and Nate Woodard look forward to celebrating another successful carnival in Detroit Lakes. The long-lived celebration is considered to be the grand daddy of all water carnivals in the state.
Admirals make a splash on the 80th anniversary
July 9, 2015 - 6:20am
Since its debut in 1939, the Parade of the Northwest has become the most attended event during the Northwest Water Carnival.
Parade floats to statewide fame
July 9, 2015 - 6:15am