ALBERT LEA, Minn. — At the celebratory dinner for the 2019 Governor’s Fishing Opener, Gov. Tim Walz announced that next year’s event will be held May 7-10 in Otter Tail County. Thumper Pond Resort near Otter Tail Lake will serve as event headquarters. "Otter Tail County offers terrific fishing," Gov. Walz said. "I'm excited to kick off the summer fishing season in central Minnesota and I can't wait to get out on the lake."
Outdoors shows are an ideal way to see, try and even buy the latest boats, RVs, electronics, fishing tackle and other outdoors accessories. With so many models from different manufacturers all under one roof, it’s easy to research and compare a range of products. Recently, though, show organizers have provided more fun and engaging activities for kids. From trout ponds to scavenger hunts to dedicated fishing workshops just for kids, today’s outdoors shows are sure to entertain the whole family. Fargo Ice Fishing Show Dec. 7-9, 2018