Each year the Iowa Great Lakes Area kicks off walleye season with the Iowa Great Lakes Area Walleye Weekend tournament. Ten walleye are tagged and released in to the chain of Iowa Great Lakes. Starting at midnight on Saturday, May 6th you can cast your chance at catching one of these 10 tagged walleye worth $41,000! Read More »
The University of Okoboji Cycling Classic is often referred to as the Campus Bike Ride. It is neither a race nor a test of stamina. It is intended that all participants ride at their own pace and have fun in a safe and responsible manner.
The 2022 University of Okoboji Tennis Classic is July 9-10. Have fun playing/watching tennis and then take in the clear blue waters of Lake Okoboji! Enjoy the many great restaurants, shops, Arnolds Park Amusement Park with “The Legend” roller coaster, and numerous locations with live entertainment!
Bike Ride Around Spirit Lake July 9, 2022 15, 25 & 50-Mile Routes Registration: $35 (Cotton T-Shirt) Fee Includes: BRASL 2022 T-Shirt, Cycler’s Lunch Coupon, First-Aid Stations, Rest Stops and Support Vehicle Pre-Registration: By MAIL or Spirit Lake Chamber of Commerce online at www.spiritlakecc.com * * * Pick up Rider’s Packet day of ride at Read More »
The University of Okoboji Homecoming Races have been an annual tradition since 1978. Enjoy the scenic route around West Lake Okoboji while competing in one of the many races over University of Okoboji Homecoming weekend. Races Include: Triathlon, Team Triathlon, Half-Marathon, 10K & 5K Triathlon & Team Triathlon Swim, bike, and run in and around the Read More »
27th Annual U of O open water swim August 5th 2023 at 7am 3.2 mile swim from Gull Point State Park to Pikes Point State Park. **Each Swimmer is responsible for having their own escort/kayaker. If you need this service you may rent a kayak from us for $25 (Only 6 available) You are required Read More »
Join us Saturday, September 30th for the 32nd year of University of Okoboji Oktoberfest fun brought to you by the Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce. This fun fall festival kicks off with a bike ride in the morning around the beautiful waters of Lake Minnewashta and West Lake Okoboji and is followed by Read More »