The Detroit Lakes Tribune has once again begun accepting community calendar items, for publication online and in our Wednesday print edition.

Submissions must be made at least a week in advance of the event date, in writing, to either or

Each submission must include the following: Date, time and location of event, whether it is recurring or a one-time happening, and where to go for more information (phone, email and/or website). Also include whether the event is free or paid admission, and how much it costs when applicable.

Sunday, October 4

Wiseguyz Car Club Show: Come and see all the great cars on display in the Lakes Liquor Store parking lot (200 Holmes St. E., Detroit Lakes) from 6 to 8 p.m. Call Terry Steinhaus at 218-849-2720 for more info.

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Tuesday, October 6

Eagles Bingo: Bingo is back at the Detroit Lakes Eagles Club, 112 W. Holmes St., every Tuesday at 6 p.m. All are welcome to come and play. Call 218-847-5267 for more information.

Thursday, October 8

Sunfish Meeting: The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will hold an open house meeting to collect public comments on reducing the daily limit of sunfish for Big Floyd, Buffalo, Height of Land, Little Sugar Bush, and North Tamarack lakes in Becker County, 5-9 p.m. at the local DNR office, 14583 County Highway 19, Detroit Lakes. Capacity will be limited to no more than 10 total indoors at any point in time and masks are required, per Minnesota Department of Health social gathering guidelines. Preregistration is recommended, but not required. To register for the meeting or provide comments, call 218-846-8292 and leave a message or email On-line comments may also be submitted at

Saturday, October 10

Art Opening: Callaway native Mary Estrum will be opening her new exhibit at the Holmes Art Cellar with an open house from 5-7 p.m. The HAC is located in the basement level of the Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. call 218-844-7469 for more information.

The Ted & Paul Show: Minnesota musical duo Ted Manderfeld & Paul Diethelm will be performing at 7:30 p.m. on the main stage of Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave. Tickets are $28 and may be ordered online at or by phone at 218-844-7469.


Sacred Festival of Sukkot: Torah keepers in the lakes area are invited to attend Yahuah's Annual Sacred Festival of Sukkot (Tabernacles), Oct. 3-10. For time and location, or any other questions, call 218-766-8176.

Lakes Area Farmers Market: Open every Tuesday and Saturday through Oct. 28 at Peoples Park in Detroit Lakes, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. More info at or 661-345-7450.

Shady Hollow Fall Market: Located at 12673 Co. Hwy. 17, Shady Hollow Flea Market in rural Detroit Lakes is open every Saturday and Sunday in September and October, from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Meander through 3.5 acres of treasure-laden, shaded and grassy grounds with a mix of permanent and temporary vendors displaying a variety of new and used merchandise. Breakfast, lunch, dinner or a snack are also available for purchase. More info at or 601-809-6661.

Lakes Country Woodcarvers: All area residents interested in wood carving are invited to join the Lakes Country Woodcarvers at the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center every Tuesday, 1-4 p.m. For more information contact Bob Collins, 218-847-7714.

Plant, Pest & Gardening Clinics: The Becker County Master Gardeners' summer gardening clinics are online and by phone only at this time due to the COVID-19 pandemic. So if you have gardening questions call the Extension Office at 846-7328 or send an email to Linda Perrine, Becker County Master Gardener Coordinator at


St. Andrew's (Scottish) Society Dinner/Kirkin' o' the Tartan: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 Fargo-Moorhead St. Andrew's (Scottish) Society Dinner, program and Kirkin' o' the Tartan have been canceled. The dinner and program have been rescheduled for Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021 at the courtyard by Marriot in Moorhead, while the next Kirkin' o' the Tartan will take place Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021 at the First Presbyterian Church in Fargo. For more information, contact Cynthia Sillers, 701-261-5683 or