2015 Store Events

April 1: Store Opens!

April 8 & 9:  Season Opener Join The Shops of Ottertail & enjoy free hot dogs, peanuts & popcorn and fun beverages when you visit each of our shops. 

May 9: The backyard Cottage is OPEN!  The Cottage isour backyard building located behind our store in Ottertail, MN.  The Cottage features rugs from around the world!  Come check out our beautiful selection of garden decor too!

May 10:  Spa Saturday Stop by each of The Shops of Ottertail and let us pamper you & your friends for the day!  Enjoy in-store specials, demonstrations, gourmet food samples & special guests!

June 11:  Diamonds & Pearls Garden Party and Runway Show Join us for this amazing event hosted by Red Brick Boutique.  Come see our summer vacation apparel modeled as part of this fashion show.  Call the store to reserve your tickets!

June 18: Grand Opening for The Williams Company Store & Deli in BATTLE LAKE!  Join us in celebrating our grand opening of our second store located in beautiful downtown Battle Lake, MN.  We are located at 102 W. Summit Street!

June 25:  Ladies Night Out  The Shops of Ottertail will have food, beverages, music and in-store specials to honor the ladies attending this annual event.

July 4:  Otter Jam  Come to Ottertail to see four different tribute bands perform.  Purchase tickets in advance at www.otterjamrox.com

July 5:  Ice Cream Social  Stop in the store for $1 ice cream specials!  We'll be sampling our gourmet ice cream toppings & providing demonstrations for making home made ice cream!

July 23:  Art & Music Festival Join us for this fun & art-filled event.

August 6:  Otter Fest  Bring the family to this fun-filled day of food, music, games & competitions!

August 26-29: Labor Day Sale  Store-wide savings to get you ready for the school year!  Don't forget your college students!!

September 10:  End of Summer Sale  Check out our store-wide savings this weekend & help us move out the summer merchandise to make room for fall merchandise!  

September 16 & 17:  Fall in Love With Ottertail  The Shops of Ottertail host this annual event to showcase our new products for the season.  Stop by & sign up for a door prize and try some of our gourmet food & beverage samples!

October 7 & 8:  Wicked Fun Weekend  The Shops of Ottertail host this fantastic event that just keeps getting better each year!  We'll be giving away over $500 in prizes!  This year we will host the evening part of the event at Buehler's Barn for a barn dance!  Tickets are $5 each & can be purchased at The Williams Company Store & Deli, Shawna Marie's, Paisley Lane & Periwinkle Marketplace.   

October 15:   Pumpkin Festival  Bring the family to this annual fundraiser to see a 1,200 pound pumpkin dropped from a 100 foot crane!  We'll have a pumpkin carving contest for the children, pony rides, music, bake sale, brats, chips & soda, a chili cook-off & MORE!   All proceeds go to Otter Tail County United Way programs to benefit local children.

November 4 &5:  Home for the Holidays  The Shops of Ottertail host this annual Holiday Open House in each of our stores.  In-store specials, door prizes, gourmet food & beverage samples and fun holiday demonstrations!

November 12:  Crazy for Camo  The Shops of Ottertail host this fun event for the ladies while the guys are out deer hunting.  Wear your favorite camouflage attire and receive in-store specials! 

November 25: Flannel Friday  The Shops of Ottertail host this "Black Friday" shopping alternative!  Put on your flannels & stop by our stores for an authentic local shop experience!  We'll have in-store specials, samples and holiday themed demonstrations.

November 26: Small Business Saturday

December 3:  Otterdazzle Bring the family to this annual city-wide event.  Festivities include a pancake breakfast at the community center, games & prizes for the children and a Hot Dish cooking contest in the afternoon.  Come watch the light parade in historic downtown Ottertail at sun-down.  Stop in our store for extended hours and enjoy a cup of gourmet hot chocolate!