A Local Teenager’s Perfect Summer Day

We all have our good days and our bad days. In Okoboji, you can only have good days… but what does a perfect day in Okoboji look like? Good question. From one teen to another, I’ve got you covered. I’ve constructed an itinerary of the perfect summer day in Okoboji, so you can spend the whole…

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Camps, Classes, and Lessons “OH MY”

Okoboji Sailing Center

Embrace the joy of family fun in Okoboji, whether you’re a regular visitor, enjoying a short getaway, or a local seeking summer activities for the kids! Dive into an array of camps, classes, and lessons tailored to every child’s interests. While the kids embark on exciting new adventures, take the opportunity to explore local shops,…

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Okoboji Couples SPRING Escape

Fireside breakfast at The Oakwood Inn

Ready to Travel?  Looking for a Spring getaway? Come see us in Okoboji!  Spring might be a slower paced time in the Iowa Great Lakes, but you’ll still find plenty to keep you as busy while having fun!  Rest & Relax Oakwood Inn Spring is a GREAT time to head to Okoboji to relax, refresh…

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Okoboji Spring Dining Guide

Ritz Salad - food

Enjoy this comprehensive Lakes Area dining guide for all things tasty and comforting! Bob’s Drive Inn  Bob’s in Milford is serving up the Bob Dog we know and love, as well as their full menu of sandwiches and sides! Don’t forget to leave room for a an ice cream cone or a malt! Hours: Daily…

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An hour or two to spare? Okoboji: Eat, Play, Shop!

nature center play

Whether you are in town for a music competition or sports tournament you may find yourself with an hour or two to pass so here are some suggestions of where to EAT, PLAY, and SHOP!  Why not make a weekend out of it and book a night or two in one of our many great…

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Top 12 Okoboji Kids Activities


#1.  Arnolds Park Amusement Park  No vacation to Okoboji is complete without a day at Arnolds Park Amusement Park !  From the roller coaster to the log ride, you are bound to see smiles, hear laughter, and let out a couple screams! With many kid friendly rides, it is also a great place for all…

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