Where to Eat

knife and forkFrom fast food to fine dining Big Lake has more than a dozen restaurants to chose from. Dine on the lake, unwind at one of our local sports bars or get a take-away.

Visit our local Dining Directory to find your perfect meal.

Outdoor Directory

Use our convenient directory to find your Big Lake area outdoor destination.

Music in the Park

Music in the Park is a free summer concert series is held Thursday evenings from 7:00 - 8:30 at Lakeside Park.

  • Jun 7th - Rockin' Hollywoods
  • Jun 14th - ThrillBillies
  • Jun 21st - The Plott Hounds
  • Jun 28th - Monroe Crossing
  • Jul 5th - 2 Mile Final

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Farmer's Market

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The Big Lake Farmer’s Market is held on Wednesdays at Lakeside Park from 3:00 - 7:00 June through August and 3:00 - 6:30 in September.  On offer are a variety of homegrown produce, canned and baked goods and handmade crafts. Parking is free, but attendees should bring cash as no credit cards are accepted.

Big Lake Library

Monday Hours: 1pm-7pm • Contact Info 

Cynthia Stupnik-Clearwater History and the Art of Historical Writing
Monday, June 04, 2018 - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Snow Sisters Royal Storytime
Friday, June 08, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Up, Up, and Away! Summer Reading Program Kick-Off
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

Note: Some events may require pre-registration.

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Wildlife Refuge Events

  • Jun 9th - Wildflower Tour
  • Aug 25th - Bird Tour
  • Sep 8th - Wildflower Tour
  • Sep 29th - Wildlife Festival
  • Oct 13th - Nighttime Exploration
  • Oct 18th - Sandhill Crane Tours
  • Oct 20th - Sandhill Crane Tours

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