Where to Eat

knife and forkFrom fast food to fine dining Big Lake has more than a dozen restaurants to chose from. Dine on the lake, unwind at one of our local sports bars or get a take-away.

Visit our local Dining Directory to find your perfect meal.

Outdoor Directory

Use our convenient directory to find your Big Lake area outdoor destination.

Music in the Park

Music in the Park is a free summer concert series is held Thursday evenings from 7:00 - 8:30 at Lakeside Park.

  • Jul 26th - Shane Martin
  • Aug 2nd - The Castaway's
  • Aug 9th - Outside Recess
  • Aug 16th - Lady Luck
  • Aug 23rd - The Band that Fell to Earth

Full Schedule & Details

Farmer's Market

Burnie-Farmers-Market-Veges-20150207-011 by Gary Houston - Own work. Licensed under CC0 via Wikimedia Commons

The Big Lake Farmer’s Market is held on Wednesdays at Lakeside Park from 3:00 - 7:00 June through August and 3:00 - 6:30 in September.  On offer are a variety of homegrown produce, canned and baked goods and handmade crafts. Parking is free, but attendees should bring cash as no credit cards are accepted.

Big Lake Library

Saturday Hours: 10am-1pm • Contact Info 

Zoom, Rocket, Zoom!
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Pint Size Polkas
Monday, July 30, 2018 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Lego Makerspace
Monday, August 06, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Note: Some events may require pre-registration.

Full Schedule & Details

Wildlife Refuge Events

  • Aug 25th - Bird Tour
  • Sep 8th - Wildflower Tour
  • Sep 29th - Wildlife Festival
  • Oct 13th - Nighttime Exploration
  • Oct 18th - Sandhill Crane Tours
  • Oct 20th - Sandhill Crane Tours
  • Oct 24th - Sandhill Crane Tours

Full Schedule & Details