Category Archives: area 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 […]

Tour de Hoot 2011

Fair Hills is excited to announce the cities and dates of Tour de Hoot 2011. Dave, Beth, Larry, Caitlin and Pete the Pelican are bringing the Hootenanny to 13 cities. Fargo – January 8th Minneapolis – January 9th St. Paul – January 9th Rochester – January 10th Sioux Falls – January 11th Omaha – January […]

Winter Break at Five Lakes

The Nordic trail is set up at Lake Five. We’ve got 2 cabins open all year round. The skiing is great – there’s also ice fishing, winter hiking, lots of other activities. It’s a perfect break for a family or groups of friends. Call us for more info 1-800-323-2849


We thought some folks might want to see the whole press release on the Hoot de Tour – please help spread the word!  Thanks! Located south of Detroit Lakes, Minn., Fair Hills Resort offers a getaway as unique as the name of its Hootenanny musical. For 83 years Fair Hills has offered a vacation that […]

Tour de Hoot, coming to a city near you!

The Monotone Lawnboy has made plans for the offseason. He wants to be in the Hootenanny so much he’s taking his show on the road. (Check out our poster online: Here are the dates so far: Jan 4 – Sioux Falls, SD – Holiday Inn City Center – 7:00 pm Jan 5 – Omaha, […]

Pirates’ Cruise

Ever wonder about the pirates view of the Fair Hills kids’ cruise…

Detroit Lakes is Capital for a Day!

We are so proud of our city that we just had to share the fun news – as part of the Minnesota Sesquicentennial (that’s 150th birthday) the State has named 5 cities to be Capitals for a Day and Detroit Lakes is one of them. Here’s what the Governor had to say: “Minnesota is blessed […]

WILD Women Weekend – Sep 21-23

Are you looking for a fun escape with the girls? Want to get in a couple of final rounds of golf for the season? Well, we’ve got an opportunity for you! Join us at Wildflower Golf Course for our 7th annual WILD Women Weekend. It happens September 21-23 and includes: Lodging Friday and Saturday at […]

News for Golfers

  The Wildflower Invitational is just around the corner on August 27 and there are a few spaces available. We have glass trophies for each flight and many prizes; the Wildflower Golf Course has never been in such wonderful playing condition. Call the golf shop to register your team!! 218-439-3357 TEE OFF TIME IS 11:00 […]

Dick Beardsley Half Marathon

No one from Fair Hill is running the half marathon this year. You’d think that the running we do all summer would keep us in prime condition – but it really doesn’t. We wanted to give a quick nod to those who are running the race on September 8. You can learn more on the […]