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 17th - Lady Luck
  • Jul 1st - Band 51
  • Jul 8th - Shane Martin

Full Schedule & Details

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 - 6:00 in September. On offer are a variety of homegrown produce, canned and baked goods and handmade crafts. Parking is free and Debit/Credit & Snap/EBT are now accepted.

Big Lake Library

Sunday Hours: Closed • Contact Info 

Wooden Medallion Pendant
Wednesday, June 16, 2021 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Friday, June 18, 2021 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Paper Butterfly Craft
Monday, June 21, 2021 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Note: Some events may require pre-registration.

Full Schedule & Details

Wildlife Refuge Events

In response to CDC and local guidance for COVID-19, the Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge has shifted to virtual programming and is not planning any in-person events at this time.

Find the most current information about pending events by visiting the Refuge Calander.