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Historic Holmes Theatre

December 12, 2018
The members of Simple Gifts (left to right) — Amy Courts, Billy Oehrlein, Laura MacKenzie, Karen Paurus, Billy McLaughlin and Heather Moen — will bring their Christmastide Tour to Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre this Friday, Dec. 14 at 7:30 p.m. (Submitted photo)
Simple Gifts coming to DL's Holmes Theatre Friday
December 12, 2018 - 11:26am
December 8, 2018
The Lakes Area Community Concert Band will present their 12th Annual Christmas Concert at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15 in Detroit Lakes' First Lutheran Church. (Submitted photo)
Community band concert Dec. 15 at First Lutheran
December 8, 2018 - 9:26am
December 2, 2018
The festive trio known as The Good Lovelies are coming down from Canada to celebrate Christmas at the Holmes Theatre in Detroit Lakes on Saturday, Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m. (Submitted photo)
Celebrate Christmas with the Good Lovelies
December 2, 2018 - 10:50pm
November 29, 2018
Socially active singer-songwriter Larry Long and Winona LaDuke will host a concert benefiting Winona LaDuke's nonprofit, Honor the Earth, in Detroit Lakes, Minn. (Doug Webb / Forum News Service)
Long, LaDuke to celebrate water protectors at DL fundraising concert Dec. 12
November 29, 2018 - 2:52pm
November 26, 2018
Multi-platinum-selling rock band, Third Eye Blind, will perform live at Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event Center on Friday, Nov. 30 at 8 p.m.
Around the lakes: A peek at what's happening in area entertainment
November 26, 2018 - 8:27am
November 24, 2018
Just as it was in 2016, the Historic Holmes Theatre Ballroom in Detroit Lakes will once again be the setting for the Humane Society of the Lakes' annual 'Tuxes & Tails' fundraiser, set for Saturday, Dec. 1 starting at 5:30 p.m. (Submitted photo)
'Tuxes & Tails with Canines & Kilts'... Humane Society's biggest fundraiser set for Dec. 1
November 24, 2018 - 7:00pm
November 14, 2018
The Frontmen of Country — otherwise known as lead singers Richie McDonald of Lonestar, Larry Stewart of Restless Heart and Tim Rushlow, formerly of Little Texas — will perform at Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre this Friday, Nov. 16 at 7:30 p.m. (Submitted photo)
'Frontmen of Country' to do rare acoustic show in DL Friday
November 14, 2018 - 3:12pm
November 3, 2018
The Historic Holmes Theatre's Classical Music Series kicks off this Tuesday, Nov. 6 with a performance of "Romantic Works for Cello & Piano," featuring Concordia College music professors Gregory Hamilton (cello) and Jay Herschberger (piano). The concert starts at 7 p.m. (Submitted photos)
What's happening on the lakes area entertainment scene this week?
November 3, 2018 - 5:48pm
Jack Weston stars as “Ishmael,” a one-man theatrical retelling of Herman Melville’s classic novel “Moby Dick,” hits the Historic Holmes Theatre stage this Friday, Nov. 9 at 7:30 p.m. This show is being sponsored locally by the Lake Region Arts Council. (Submitted photo)
A whale of a tale: 'Ishmael' sails into Detroit Lakes Nov. 9
November 3, 2018 - 5:45pm
October 24, 2018
The world-famous tale of the puppet "Pinocchio" will be presented this Friday, Oct. 26 by Theatre Tout à Trac at Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre, starting at 6:30 p.m. This version, however, will include some more introspective, philosophical themes about growing up and learning from your mistakes. (Photo by Jérémie Battaglia)
Beloved tale of 'Pinocchio' to be presented at the Holmes this Friday
October 24, 2018 - 10:21am
October 6, 2018
Members of the Stuart Pimsler Dance & Theater group perform a scene from "Matinee," which will be presented at the Historic Holmes Theatre in Detroit Lakes this Thursday, Oct. 11 at 7:30 p.m. (Submitted photo)
Learning to MOVE: Twin Cities dance company to work with students, seniors during Holmes residency
October 6, 2018 - 5:16pm
October 3, 2018
Iconic rock band Three Dog Night performs live at the Fargo Theatre this Thursday, Oct. 4 at 8 p.m. (Submitted photo)
Four concerts in five days: How to fill your week with the sound of music
October 3, 2018 - 12:18pm
September 20, 2018
Prince's band, The Revolution, will perform live at Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre on Thursday, Sept. 27 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now. (Submitted photo)
The Holmes is going purple! Prince's band The Revolution to perform Sept. 27
September 20, 2018 - 12:38pm
September 19, 2018
This is the Historic Holmes Theatre's main stage as it appeared on Tuesday, Sept. 18, as staff was getting prepared for its new season. (Note: the Christmas tree is part of an upcoming theatrical production.) 
Paula Quam / Tribune
The show always goes on: A look into the past of Detroit Lakes’ award-winning, historic Holmes Theatre
September 19, 2018 - 1:07pm
The Revolution, the band that backed frontman Prince for six years during his "Purple Rain" heyday, will kick off the 2018-19 season at Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre on Thursday, Sept. 27. (Submitted photo)
Let's Go Crazy! The Revolution will kick off Holmes' new season Sept. 27
August 19, 2018 - 11:19am