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Parranderos Latin Combo

Nothing beats live music by the lake. Join us for a great night with Parranderos Latin Combo!

Rock A La Carte

Rock a la Carte is the ultimate Queen tribute experience. You won’t want to miss this band!

Scott Larsen Band

Scott Larsen Band is back! Spend another great night with us at the Okoboji Store!

Flying Silos

We have been playing music together for more than a decade across the state of Iowa – and we have a lot of fun while we are doing it…and so do our fans – the Silo Nation. We play a wide variety of music that appeals to any crowd – a few hundred songs you…

Damon Dotson

One of the locals favorites,Damon Dotson, is coming back to The Store! He can’t wait to party with all of you!

Days are Gone Bad (A Celebration of the 1980s)

Nothing beats live music by the lake. Come and Enjoy!

The Schmidt Brothers Band

We are The Schmidt Brothers from Vinton Iowa. Growing up, music was always a huge part of our lives. Our father introduced us to our passion of performing when we were little kids. The three of us have been performing with many bands for the last 15 years all around Iowa. But now, we have…

The Nadas

Iowa’s signature alt-rock-country band formed in 1993. The Nadas are fronted by Mike Butterworth (vocals, guitar) and Jason Walsmith (vocals, guitar) and backed by Neil Stoffregen (keys), Brandon Stone (percussion), and Brian Duffey (horns and bass). They have independently cultivated a career by relying on solid song writing, memorable lyrics, outstanding musicianship and a fiercely…

Emma Butterworth

Emma Butterworth grew up in the lap of rock and roll. At home, three generations of Butterworth living rooms have overflowed with music*from singing, to strumming, to turntables spinning out albums from Tom Petty, Bonnie Raitt, Fleetwood Mac, and John Denver. On the road, Butterworth has spent her twenty-one years dancing and singing along from…

History of the University of Okoboji Program

Date: Thursday, April 25 Time: 7:00 p.m. Location: Milford Community Center Join Arnolds Park Public Library, Milford Memorial Library and the Spirit Lake Public Library on Thursday, April 25, at 7:00 p.m., at the Milford Community Center for a presentation on the History of the University of Okoboji. Learn how this mythical university came to…

Milford Community Center

The Milford Community Center is a perfect place for your social gathering, reception, or business meeting.  The 3,500 square foot space seats up to 300 people with the option to divide the room for seating for up to 150 people.  Each half includes its own kitchen with oven, stove, refrigerator, and microwave.  Also included in…

Not Quite Brothers

Not Quite Brothers are back for more fun at The Store!  They can’t wait to party with you!

Keifer and Scott

Join us at The Store for another great night with the local musical duo, Keifer and Scott!

Kris Lager Band

Kris Lager is coming to The Store! Join us a great night by the lake!

The Adam and Jacob Show

We are 2 musicians who bring a high energy show, a few lame jokes, and sometimes a banjo!

Vinyl Nights

Vinyl Nights play a variety of rock and blues covering artists such as Pink Floyd, Prince, The Rolli. Join us for another great night at The Store!

The Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is a nostalgic trip back to the start of rock and roll, with a strict adherence to the 1950-1969 timeframe. A trip back to when songs were tossed back and forth by artists, and one night could find Johnny Cash, Chuck Berry, and Jerry Lee Lewis all on the same stage. An…

The Nuclear Bees

Join us for back-to-back days at The Okoboji Store with The Nuclear Bees!

Kick Duo

Join us for a great day of live music at The Okoboji Store with Jake Kemble and Kick!

Lake Patrol

Lake Patrol started in the mid-80s as a trio with a bass, a keyboard, and a drum set. Mick Buckley (drums/vocals) and Tim Horsman (keyboard, vocals) formed the band, Dave Chapman (bass/vocals) and Joe Cuttell (guitar/vocals) joined on thereafter. Now the rhythm and blues band also includes Brian Moore (Saxophone), Jerry Jones (bass/vocals). They have…

Keifer and Scott

Join us at The Store for another great night with the local musical duo, Keifer and Scott!

Weedy Wednesday’s: An Herbal Happy Hour

Are you interested in learning more about herbal medicine? Are in not sure where to begin? Are you looking for a community of fellow budding herbalists? Join us for our Weedy Wednesday Happy Hour!Every Month we will sample and learn about one herb. You will receive knowledge usage, preparations, and medicinal benefits.When: 2nd Wednesday of…

The Fishheads

Live music with The Fishheads. The ultimate party band.

Past our Prime

Live music with Past our Prime. A cover band located in Northwest Iowa.

Wrecked Becky

Live music with Wrecked Becky Live Party Band Extraordinaires

Nick Hickman Band

Live music with Nick Hickman _ Nashville-based artist Nick Hickman, is no stranger to the hustle and artistry it takes to make a lasting mark on country music. Hailing from Harriman, TN, Nick moved to Nashville in 2014 to pursue his dream of writing and playing songs professionally. Since his arrival, he has shared the…

The Fishheads

Live music with The Fishheads

Jake McVey Band

Live music with Jake McVey Band. McVey has earned a loyal fan base that’s addicted to his fiery stage show and arsenal of ear-grabbing songs. A compelling performer who combines his upbeat music and a youthful enthusiasm with a seasoned eye for reading a crowd, McVey gives his all at every show. “It’s all about…

The Traynr Band

Live music with The Traynr Band

Hector Anchondo Band

Live music with Hector Anchondo Band. _ For Héctor Anchondo, the third time really became the charmed one. Anchondo entered the 2020 International Blues Challenge in the solo/duo category and came away with the top prize: winning the solo/duo category. He also took home the Memphis Cigar Box Guitar Award for best guitarist in the…

The Fishheads

Live music with The Fishheads. The ultimate party band!

Big Toe and the Jam

Live music with Big Toe and the Jam. Rock, Pop, 80s, Disco, Country-Crossover, whatever you wanna call it, they play the Fun Stuff! These amazingly talented musicians love to spread the joy of music in a family-friendly, all-ages, high-energy show playing songs that are well-known and uplifting, and keep people moving, singing along, and having…

Leila’s Rose

Live music with Leila’s Rose. Hailing from Vermillion, South Dakota, Leila’s Rose is a cover band that has taken the local and regional stages by storm. Revered for their electrifying performances, they have become synonymous with energetic and unforgettable live shows. With a repertoire of over 70 different songs, including everything from 70s rock to…

Nick Hickman

Live music with the Nick Hickman band. Nashville-based artist Nick Hickman, is no stranger to the hustle and artistry it takes to make a lasting mark on country music. Hailing from Harriman, TN, Nick moved to Nashville in 2014 to pursue his dream of writing and playing songs professionally. Since his arrival, he has shared…

The Fishheads

Live music with the Fishheads. The ultimate party band

Wrecked Becky

Live music with Wrecked Becky. Live Party Band Extraordinaires!

Farm Rock

Live Music with Farm Rock. Farm Rock is the hottest country/rock band in the state of Iowa. The no-break band!

Charcuterie Boards & More

Charcuterie Boards & More With Amy of Lakeside Charcuterie August 22: Cheese, Chocolate & Bubbly | 6:30 pm | $50/$55 Sip a glass of sparkling wine while building an assortment of perfectly paired cheeses and chocolates to take home. Registration is required three days before each class.

Charcuterie Boards & More

Charcuterie Boards & More With Amy of Lakeside Charcuterie July 25: Blooming Boards | 6:30 pm | $50/$55 Learn multiple styling techniques to create a charcuterie board inspired by blooming florals. Registration is required three days before each class.

Spring Planter Design Class

Learn the basics of growing annual planters! Plant your own to take home.$50/personCall or message us to sign up.

Veggies & Herbs 101

Come learn about growing veggies & herbs! Then plant your own herb planter. We will also be serving some employee grown favorites!$50/personCall or message us to sign up.

Felix & Fingers Dueling Pianos

From humble beginnings, the Felix And Fingers company has grown into the highest-reviewed dueling piano entertainment in the nation. Join us for Dueling Pianos on the last Wednesday of every month through the end of the year! Start time is 8PM – No Cover.

Charcuterie Boards & More

Charcuterie Boards & More With Amy of Lakeside Charcuterie June 5: Cocktail Styling and Small Bites | 4:30 pm | $40/$45 Create and experience one amazing-styled cocktail and a delicious plate of small bites. Registration is required three days before each class.

Luncheon with Instruction

Luncheon with Instruction May 9: Forgotten Dayton-Hudson Salads Instructor: Chef Susanne Bicknese Choose between 12 pm or 6:30 pm sessions Fee: Member $40 | Non-Member $45 Deadline to Register: Wednesday prior to class (Please call 712-332-7013) Sign up for Susanne’s E-blast by emailing sbicknese5007@gmail.com

Grandma’s Kitchen

Grandma’s Kitchen Tuesday, May 7 | 1 pm Members $25/Non-Members $30 Sisters Kris Walker and Kathy McGill take you back to simpler times in this hands-on dessert-making class, inspired by treasured recipes from their grandmother. Learn by doing and then enjoy the freshly prepared sweets served on antique dishes. “BYOA” – Bring your own apron…

Goldschmidt Vineyard Tasting Event: Explore the Wines of Sonoma

Goldschmidt Vineyard Tasting Event: Explore the Wines of Sonoma May 1, 2024  |  6-8 pm $50 members | $55 non-members Come and taste international winemaker Nick Goldschmidt’s wines as he teaches the finer points of winemaking! These unique single vineyard beauties highlight the distinct characteristics and attributes derived from the most esteemed regions of California…

Charcuterie Boards Class

Charcuterie Boards with Amy of Lakeside Charcuterie 6:30 pm | Members $70 I Non-Members $75 (2 people per board – Add $10). Learn how to make and style a bright delicious charcuterie spread! Get step-by-step guidance in creating a charcuterie board led by Amy of Lakeside Charcuterie – Take home a full 10×10 charcuterie disposable…

4 Course Cup n’ Saucer Dinner

As each course is served, Chef Seth Lintelman will describe where the product is from and how it was prepared. Cup n’ Saucer is located in Sherburn, MN, and focuses on creating modern American cuisine with local ingredients. Cost: $100 Members per person | $110 NonMembers per person Call to make a reservation – 712-332-7013…

Summer Bingo

Join our Wednesday Night Summer Bingo at Oak Hill OutdoorFood Trucks will be on site at 5pm – 7pmBingo Starts at 6pm10 games of Bingo plus 2 black out games

Cruisin’ Car Show

Join Round Lakes Vineyards & Winery as we host classic cars, muscle cars, motorcycles and ampichcars on Friday, July 12, 2024. Automobile owners and enthusiasts are invited to cruise-in for the party which begins at 5 PM.   Round Lake Vineyards & Winery will be serving a hog roasted meal along with all the fixings.…

Make and Take Door Hanger

Spend the afternoon with Racheal Marie Designs creating an Interchangeable Door Hanger! All materials are provided and are laser cut. Rachael will do all the prep-work for you, provide the materials, and walk you through making your own interchangeable Door Hanger. Each project includes 4 says that can be changed seasonally – Welcome, Hello Summer,…

Wine Pairing Dinner

Enjoy a 5 course dinner paired with 5 wines! Explore how the flavors of food evolve as we introduce each new course. This is the last Wine Pairing Dinner until Fall!! Don’t miss out! _ Doors Open – 6 PM Cash Bar Available 1st Course served at 7 PM Advanced Purchase is required. Please select…

Adulting Sailing Class

Ages 18+ Come out this summer on a beautiful evening and learn all about the sport of sailing. Start by learning the basics in a classroom setting then hit the water trying your hand at the helm! All you need is a life jacket, closed-toe shoes that won’t mark up the boat, and a curiosity set…

Jigsaw Puzzle Competition

X-Boat Racing Series

The X-Boat Racing program is the hallmark of the Okoboji Sailing Center.  This program is designed as a series to promote summer long training for our most advanced race focused sailors.  Typically, our double-handed teams compete for seasonal standings with our partner organization, the Okoboji Yacht Club, as well as throughout the the region in the ILYA…

BIC/Laser – Advanced | Ages 11-18

This is a fun camp will take more experienced sailors to the waters of West Lake Okoboji as they sail to new destinations on various boats, such as Laser Radial and the BIC O’Pen. Take one session or several sessions as each class will have a slightly different theme including destination sailing, reading weather forecasts, online maps & charts,…

Intermediate – Advanced | Ages 9 – 13

This is a fun camp designed for students who want to continue with their sailing experience. This camp is for students who have extensive experience in Little Puffs and/or Beginners programs and have achieved ALL of the skills necessary to sail ‘single hand’ in an OPTI or HARTLEY. Students will review concepts of previous courses with an…

La Raza

Live Music With La Raza Saturday Night 8-10!!

Sailing Art Workshops | Ages 16+

All New for 2024! Join us at the Okoboji Sailing Center for a fun night of painting with guided instruction from experienced artist Diane O’Hern. ​ “LET’S PAINT SOMETHING NEW!!!” Water Acrylic Painting on a 16″x20″ canvas. Paint a boat, canoe, Kayak, Sailboat or sunset. Create your own work of art. All materials and wine…

Sailing Art Workshops | Ages 9-12

All New for 2024! Come “Create” on the on the shores of West Lake Okoboji.  Surround yourself with new friends and experience a variety of indoor and outdoor Art Activities.  Draw, paint and sculpt new discoveries in the water, on the dock and on sailboats.  Paint dreamy clouds, a sherbet sky and landscapes in different…

Sailing Art Workshops | Ages 5-8

All New for 2024! Come “Create” on the on the shores of West Lake Okoboji.  Surround yourself with new friends and experience a variety of indoor and outdoor Art Activities.  Draw, paint and sculpt new discoveries in the water, on the dock and on sailboats.  Paint dreamy clouds, a sherbet sky and landscapes in different…

Adventure Sailing

For those entering grades 5-9 Science + sailing = TOTAL AWESOMENESS!! No sailing experience required! This unique program is based in exploration!  It is a fun combination of sailing and science and how discovery in both fields can work together in a STEM based program. These classes are taught in partnership with Iowa Lakeside Laboratories and the…

Big Gusts | Ages 9-12 | 2-Day Camp

BIG GUSTS | Ages 9-12 Your child will be introduced to sailing and boating safety; learning in a fun, safe and encouraging environment. Under close supervision, students will learn sailboat parts, rigging, and wind awareness using Hartley 10 sailboats. ​ Goals Learn sailboat parts Begin to understand how to rig a sailboat Learn how to…

Big Gusts | Ages 9-12 | 3-Day Camp

BIG GUSTS | Ages 9-12 Your child will be introduced to sailing and boating safety; learning in a fun, safe and encouraging environment. Under close supervision, students will learn sailboat parts, rigging, and wind awareness using Hartley 10 sailboats. ​ Goals Learn sailboat parts Begin to understand how to rig a sailboat Learn how to…

Little Puffs | Ages 6 – 8 | 2-Day Camp

Little Puffs | Ages 6-8 Your child will be introduced to sailing and boating safety; learning in a fun, safe and encouraging environment. Under close supervision, students will learn sailboat parts, rigging, and wind awareness using PRAM sailboats. Goals Learn sailboat parts  Begin to understand how to rig a sailboat Learn how to steer a…

Little Puffs | Ages 6 – 8 | 3-Day Camp

Little Puffs | Ages 6-8 Your child will be introduced to sailing and boating safety; learning in a fun, safe and encouraging environment. Under close supervision, students will learn sailboat parts, rigging, and wind awareness using PRAM sailboats. Goals Learn sailboat parts  Begin to understand how to rig a sailboat Learn how to steer a…

Annual Fall Yoga Retreat

Mark your calendar and email Janine for more info!

Tiny Puffs | Under 6

This fun class introduces very young children and families to the sport of sailing. A variety of small sailboats will be rigged on the lawn of the Okoboji Sailing Center for children to explore. Enjoy crafts, games, and face painting all geared to create interest and excitement for sailing. Coffee, juice, treats and goodies are…

Outdoor Yoga at the Yacht Club

Outdoor Yoga Okoboji Sailing Center (formerly The Yacht Club) 60-minute invigorating morning practice. Register and pay online. We highly suggest reducing the need to exchange money. $10 drop-in, $50/5 Outdoor classes or use your studio passes.

Outdoor Yoga

Outdoor Yoga in Arnolds Park with Yoga Okoboji in front of the ferris wheel lakeside or on the pier.  60-minute invigorating morning practice. Register and pay  $12 drop-in, $60/5 Outdoor classes or use your studio passes. Register in advance by clicking here!

Kids Yoga Camp

Get your kiddos (ages 7-11 years old) signed up for Kids Yoga Camp with Yoga Okoboji! They will learn all about yoga with mindfulness/relaxation techniques, games & activities and resources for them to practice at home. Contact the studio to get registered today!

Larry Myer

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Chris Bertrand

Join in on live music and great food starting at 6pm!

Rick Ayres and the Jazzed Up Sixtet

Join in on live music and great food starting at 4pm!

Ryan Lombard

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My Favorites

Severio Mancieri

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Duo Republic

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Just Cause

Join in on live music and great food starting at 6pm!

Sounds Fishy

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Mark Lair

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Itty Bitty Boji Band

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Lauren and the Drifters

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South 71 Trio

Join in on live music and great food starting at 4pm! Tonight’s special is burgers.

Dave and Ryan

Join in on live music and great food starting at 4pm!

Adam and Jacob

Join in on live music and great food starting at 4pm!

Larry Myer

Join in on live music and great food starting at 6pm! Tonight’s special is burgers.

Jeff Paul quartet

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Bailey Scott

Join in on live music and great food starting at 6pm! Tonight’s special is burgers.

Blame Not the Bard

Join in on live music and great food starting at 4pm! Tonight’s special is stroganoff.

Dave and Ryan

Join in on live music and great food starting at 4pm! Tonight’s special is meatloaf.

Damon Dotson

Join in on live music and great food starting at 7pm! The feature food tonight is burgers.

Jeremy DeWall

Join in on live music and great food starting at 4pm! Tonight’s special is Salisbury Steak.

Karaoke Night

Join in on karaoke fun every Thursday Memorial Day to Labor Day! May 30th and June 6th starting at 7pm June 13 – Aug 29th 6pm

Ashley Black

Karaoke Night

Join in on karaoke fun every Thursday Memorial Day to Labor Day! May 30th and June 6th starting at 7pm June 13 – Aug 29th 6pm

Jacob Whitkamp

Adam Layman

Adam & Jacob

Chris Wham