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Crazy Daze is here!

Belts, shoes, clothing, planters and household knick knacks are just some of the items available at Crazy Daze in downtown Detroit Lakes today. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)1 / 5
Beautiful Junque, one of the newest downtown businesses to open in Detroit Lakes this summer, had one of the more unique displays at today's Crazy Daze sale. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)2 / 5
The street in front of The Nines was filled with women looking for bargains on summer fashions. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)3 / 5
As always, the Lakeshirts sale at Crazy Daze brought in dozens of bargain hunters looking for t-shirts and sweatshirts in all shapes, sizes and colors. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)4 / 5
By the time the sun rose overhead in downtown Detroit Lakes, there were already dozens of people out looking through the Crazy Daze bargains this morning. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)5 / 5

Crazy Daze, the annual one-day sale that takes over downtown Detroit Lakes each year on the first Tuesday in August, got underway at 7 a.m. today. Sales include buy-one-get-one offers, items up to 90 percent off and more. Food vendors are also selling cheese curds, mini donuts, ice cream treats and more through 7 p.m. today.

Vicki Gerdes

Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 17 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.

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