Welcome to our Events page! We work closely with community leaders and local gift shop owners each year to create a fun and interactive schedule for the entire family. We encourage you to check out the links located at the bottom of our page to access details of events on our partner's websites & Facebook pages. Thank you for supporting our shop and our community. We appreciate your business!
3/31 Open for the season in Ottertail 9-5 every day through May 31, 2018. June 1- August 31, 2018 -7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
4/1 Closed for Easter
4/2 Open for the season in Battle Lake 9-5 everyday through May 31, 2018. June 1- August 31, 2018 -7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
4/14 THE SHOPS OF OTTERTAIL host "It's A Spring Thing" punch card event.
5/5 Cinco de Mayo at The Williams Company Store & Deli in Battle Lake! 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Join us for "Happy Hour" Lunch Special: Taco burrito, corn chips & salsa for $5.99. Beer & wine specials all day!
5/12 THE SHOPS OF OTTERTAIL host a "Garden Party" event. Visit each of the following shops' Facebook page for details on classes and demos to be held at each shop. See links at bottom of our Events page.
5/13 Mother's Day at The Williams Company Store- 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. bring Mom to either location for a FREE 12 oz. flavored latte!
5/20 Mandala & OHM Symbol Painting Class at The Williams Company Store & Deli in Battle Lake. Check out The Painted Turtle's Facebook page to sign up for this fun & relaxing painting class. Wine & beer is available to purchase & enjoy while we walk you through painting this beautiful image. https://www.facebook.com/paintedturtlefacepaint/?ref=br_rs
6/1 Summer hours begin at The Williams Company Store & Deli in Ottertail & Battle Lake. 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. EVERY DAY through August 31! Fall hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EVERY DAY!
6/21 Ladies Night Out at The Williams Company Store & Deli in Battle Lake 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Bring your girl friends to town & join us in the screen porch for an evening of celebrating YOU with FOOD, FUN & MUSIC! We'll be doing demonstrations on our new line "Spa Splurge" with free product & door prizes. Swag bags for the 1st 25 ladies.
6/23 THE SHOPS OF OTTERTAIL host "Treasures & Trash Art & Music Festival" event. Details coming SOON!
7/5 Ice Cream Social at The Williams Company Store & Deli in Ottertail & Battle Lake. Let's celebrate summer with $1 ice cream sundaes!
8/4 Customer Appreciation at The Williams Company Store & Deli in Battle Lake. We will be serving ice cream sundaes in the screen porch throughout the day-come build your own for FREE! Enjoy beer & wine specials and exclusive sales on our home decor.
8/10 CITY EVENT: Ottertail Rod & Gun Club Demo Derby
8/11 CITY EVENT: Otterfest - see The Ottertail Business & Community Association Facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100006963908846
8/18 Customer Appreciation at The Williams Company Store & Deli in Ottertail. We will be serving WONDERFUL samples of gourmet recipes for you to eat while you shop & enjoy exclusive sales on Lake Girl apparel, Thymes bath & body products, our French soaps and Stonewall Kitchen gourmet food.
9/1 Fall hours begin at The Williams Company Store & Deli in Ottertail & Battle Lake. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EVERY DAY.
9/1-9/3 Labor Day Sale at The Williams Company Store & Deli in Ottertail & Battle Lake. Join us at our backyard Cottage in Ottertail and our upper level area in our Battle Lake shop for end-of-season and "last chance" specials!
9/22 THE SHOPS OF OTTERTAIL host "Ladies on the Loose" event. Details coming soon!
9/29 National Coffee Day at The Williams Company Store & Deli in Ottertail & Battle Lake. Join us in Ottertail and Battle Lake as we demo different ways to brew our coffee beans! FREE coffee...need we say more??
10/1 - 11/30 WINTER HOURS FOR BATTLE LAKE: Open Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
PLEASE NOTE: THE BARN DANCE EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR 2018. WE HOPE TO HAVE THE DANCE AGAIN IN 2019! 10/6 The Williams Company Store & Deli along with Buehler's Produce host a Barn Dance in Ottertail at Buehler's Barn. Details coming soon!
10/20 Ottertail Pumpkin Festival Fundraiser 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
11/3 Ladies Night Out at The Williams Company Store & Deli in Ottertail 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
11/3 & 11/4The Shops of Ottertail’ s “Otterly Amazing Holiday Open House”
11/16 THE SHOPS OF OTTERTAIL along with Hilltop Lumber host "It's a Wonderful Life in Ottertail" Holiday Open House. Visit each of The Shops of Ottertail throughout the day as we each debut our 2018 Christmas lines. End the day at Hilltop Lumber for a holiday party you're sure to love!
11/22 Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday - Enjoy your family!
11/23 THE SHOPS OF OTTERTAIL host Flannel Friday event! Enjoy progressive sales beginning at 7:00 a.m.! Stop in to shop local before you head out to the big city! Enjoy 50% off 7am-8am, 40% off 8am-9am, 30% off 9am-10am, 10am - close 20% your entire purchase.
11/24 Small Business Saturday at The Williams Company Store & Deli in Ottertail & Battle Lake. Enjoy gourmet food samples throughout the day along with a FREE cup of coffee in the morning & a FREE glass of wine in the afternoon. Enjoy our Shop Small Sale Event-we’ll be offering 35% off your ENTIRE purchase (excludes deli & all other offers/coupons)!
12/1 CITY EVENT: Otterdazzle! Bring the entire family to this fun event sponsored by the Ottertail Business & Community Association (OTBCA). The event begins at the Ottertail Community Center at 7 a.m. where The Ottertail Lions Club is serving a pancake breakfast. Come see Santa at noon & visit the holiday vendors until 4 p.m. The event ends with a parade & fireworks in historic downtown Ottertail at dusk.
12/8 Story Time with Santa at The Williams Company Store in Ottertail! Enjoy free cookies & milk while you listen to Santa recite the holiday classic story of "The Night Before Christmas" 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
12/15 Come to Battle Lake to visit Santa & have cookies & milk from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.!
12/25 Closed for Christmas. Blessings to you & your family!
12/26-12/31 End of Year SALE Enjoy 50% off your ENTIRE purchase (excludes Deli & all other coupons/sales/offers). Thank you for choosing to shop at our stores this year! We are so grateful for your business!
The Shops of Ottertail Participating Stores
The Williams Company Store & Deli- https://www.facebook.com/thewilliamscompanystore/
Red Brick Boutique- https://redbrickboutique.com/ Shawna Marie's https://www.facebook.com/shawnamariesboutique/
Decor Hus https://www.facebook.com/decorhus/
Sister's Grain Bin https://www.facebook.com/sistersgrainbin/
The Funky Farmhouse https://www.facebook.com/TheFunkyFarmhouseMN/ Periwinkle Marketplace- https://www.facebook.com/periwinklemarketplace/
Ottertail Lions Club
Ottertail Business & Community Association