Category Archives: Resort Events

A Wedding and Events Open House~ May 15

Are you looking for the perfect place to celebrate your next big event? From family reunions, to corporate retreats, showers, birthday parties, anniversaries, celebrations of life or your rehearsal dinner or wedding you will find the perfect spaces to do just that at The Barn at Five Lakes or Fair Hills Resort. On Sunday, May […]


Splishin’, Splashin’ & Summertime Fun

As we inch a little closer to summertime and the weather gets warmer, our minds start to drift towards thoughts of sunshine, less worries and maybe even a little Fair Hills waterslide fun. This year, we are extremely excited to celebrate 50 years of the Fair Hills Resort waterslide! Do you have a favorite memory? Share it […]


Fair Hills and Five Lakes Weddings

As we are coming to the end of the 2014 season, we have transitioned from our wonderful family weeks at Fair Hills to celebrating some fabulous weddings at the resorts. It’s always fun to see how each couple embraces and transforms the resort for their wedding and we thought we’d share some pictures from those […]


Summer Employement

Need a job this summer? Fair Hills is currently accepting applications for the 2013 season.  Waiter, housekeeper, recreation director, grounds crew, store worker are just some of the employment opportunities this summer. Work on beautiful Pelican Lake for the summer with staff from around the world.  We work hard and we play hard.  Employees earn […]


What is a Hootenanny?

A Hootenanny is officially defined (thank you dictionary.com) as a social gathering or informal concert featuring folk singing and, sometimes, dancing. But more importantly (and more officially), a Hootenanny is the Tuesday night show at Fair Hills Resort featuring folk singing and dancing. The Hoot is probably one of the most anticipated activities each week […]


Tour de Hoot 2011 Success

Tour de Hoot 2011 was a great success! Beth, Larry, Caitlin & Medora traveled around the Midwest and performed 14 shows in 10 days for our loyal guests, new friends and some family.  And boy was it fun!  We saw many Monotone Lawnboys, Pete the Pelicans, little Petes and Wide Mouth Frogs.  We know our […]


SKI ~ SNOWSHOE ~ SNACK

Five Lakes Resort will be hosting an open house this Saturday, January 29, from 11 am – 5 pm. All are welcome to attend. Come and check out the ski trails! Five Lakes Resort is proud to offer over 30K of groomed ski trails for both classical and skate skiers. Five Lakes is also the […]


International Resort

I think it’s safe to say that Fair Hills Resort is nestled in the beautiful remote north woods of Minnesota. That’s nice way of saying, “it’s in the middle of nowhere.” However, Fair Hills really isn’t in the middle of nowhere; in 45 minutes you can make it to the Fargo/Moorhead area. But Detroit Lakes […]