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Posted on: January 7, 2019

'Tis the Season Coloring Contest Winners

Coloring Contest Winner Flyer

The winners of the 'Tis the Season Coloring Contest are.... Vivian Maxson and Crosby (Parent: Keri).

You can pick up your prizes at City Hall located at 160 Lake St N, Big Lake, MN 55309 (Monday-Friday 8:00 am-4:30 pm)

Thank you to all the kids that entered...

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Big Lake Fix-It Clinic

Volunteer Recruitment

Big Lake Fix-It Clinic

Saturday, May 4th, 2019

11:00am - 1:00pm

Big Lake Senior Center

Located in City Hall

160 Lake Street North, Big Lake, MN

Do you have broken or damaged items lying around the house? Instead of sending them to a landfill, get them fixed and...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Big Lake Winter Farmers Market

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Big Lake Winter Farmers Market

November 9 • December 14 January 11 • February 8 • March April 12  

3pm - 6pm

Saron Lutheran Church

311 Lake Street South

Big Lake, MN 55309

Vendors will have a variety of products including hot...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Do you use Public Transportation?

The Regional Transportation Coordinating Council needs your help determining the need for regional public transportation. 

Click here to submit your feedback about regional transportation. 

Click here for more information on the RTCC.

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Little Hole on Big Lake Ice Fishing Contest

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The Big Lake Lions Fishing Contest is Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 on Big Lake!
For more information visit

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Ice Rinks are Open!

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The Ice Rinks located behind City Hall are open for the season!

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Free Produce

Free Produce Winter 2019

Free Winter Produce Distribution will be at Independence Elementary cafeteria located at 701 Minnesota Avenue. Open to all who could use some fresh fruits & veggies! Enter through the main door “A” take an immediate right as you en...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

Lake Clean Up Day

Lake Clean Up Flyer


The popularity of Big Lake and Lake Mitchell comes with some seasonal garbage. Take pride in your community and help keep our lakes beautiful this winter season!


Meet at Lakeside Park 

(101 Lakeshore Drive, Big Lak...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

Parks Advisory Committee Openings

Vacancy Flyer 2018

Parks Advisory Committee Opening

The City of Big Lake has TWO (2) vacancies on the Parks Advisory Committee.

The Parks Committee meets on the second Monday of each month at 7pm and serves in the following capacities:

1. As a liaison between city government a...

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

Big Lake Community Fair

Chamber Community Fair

The Big Lake Chamber of Commerce and Industry is hosting their annual Big Lake Community Fair on Sunday, March 3rd, 2019 from 11am - 2pm at the BLHS.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Big Lake Community Room

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The City of Big Lake in conjunction with Great River Regional Library maintains a community meeting space at the Big Lake Community Services Center located at 790 Minnesota Avenue. This meeting space is located between the Great River Regional Library and...

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