Day Lilies and Docks - Arnolds Park

Day Lilies and Docks – Arnolds Park

This weekend marks the official beginning of summer in the Iowa Great Lakes area. We hope you’ve marked your calendars for all of your favorite Okoboji events.

Here are some of our favorites:

Memorial Day Weekend – flea markets, Iowa Rock N Roll Concert

June 13 – Nature Center kicks off concert series
June 20 – Wake the Spirits on Big Spirit – presented by Oak Hill
June 26 – Okoboji Foundation fundraiser – Lakes Dinner Table
June 27 – U of O Campus Bike Ride, Spirit Lake Cruise In

Fourth of July Weekend – flea markets, fireworks, live music & more
July 11 – BRASL, Spirit Lake Day, Wakefest Wakeboard competition, Color Dash 5K by PLAC
July 19 – U of O Homecoming (marathon and triathlon), U of O Environmental Scuba Dive
July 24-26 – Milford Pioneer Days, Wood Boat Show

Aug. 1 – Art in the Park
Aug. 6-9 – Sailing Regatta
August 14-16 – American Victory Rally – new motorcycle event this year

Sept. 4 – Bee & Butterfly Festival
Sept. 12-20 – Clay County Fair
Sept. 26 – Oktoberfest
For more information on these and other Okoboji events, visit our events page.