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.

  • Jul 25th - Southbound
  • Aug 1st - Band 51
  • Aug 8th - Bob & the Beach Combers
  • Aug 15th - Shane Martin
  • Aug 22nd - The Vinny Rose Band

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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

Sunday Hours: Closed • Contact Info 

Book Beads
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Escape Room
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Yoga Storytime
Friday, July 26, 2019 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Note: Some events may require pre-registration.

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Wildlife Refuge Events

  • Aug 24th - Bird Tour
  • Aug 31st - Bird Tour
  • Sep 7th - Wildflower Tour
  • Sep 14th - Wildflower Tour
  • Sep 28th - Wildlife Festival
  • Oct 17th - Sandhill Crane Tour
  • Oct 19th - Sandhill Crane Tour

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