Events at Detroit Mountain

Mountain biking at Detroit Mountain
Skier walking out to the slope in front of the chalet

Detroit Mountain is a four-season recreation area in the heart of Lakes Country.

Upcoming Events


14nov(nov 14)7:00 pm16(nov 16)11:59 pmWarren Miller's "Future Retro" Virtual Showing


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Join us for one of the most fun events you'll experience this winter!  We have live music events, tubing races, skiing specials, special speakers, fat biking, and more!

Detroit Mountain welcomes professionals in the bike industry to participate in a free 1.5 day event to show appreciation to everyone who supports mountain biking and the trails.

Since 2014, Music on the Mountain has brought world-class entertainment to Detroit Lakes, MN.
Each year the event has grown both in size and talent, with sold out acts such as Big & Rich to
Cole Swindell. For July 2021 we will bring as strong of talent to Detroit Mountain.

Detroit Mountain is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization, with Music on the Mountain being our
largest annual fundraiser. Supporting capital improvements at Detroit Mountain Recreation Area such as the build and expansion of the Landslide Tubing Park, adding an additional snow-making well to increase winter snow output, as well as paving the road into Detroit Mountain Recreation Area.

Race cancelled due to COVID-19. Check back for 2021 date. 

Detroit Mountain Recreation Area is excited to be chosen to host Race Stop #3 in the 2020 Minnesota Mountain Bike Series- Sunday, June 7th. The race course will consist of a mix of old, new and the future of what mountain biking in the Midwest is becoming, mixing in classic tight, twisty and rooty handcut singletrack, doubletrack, new mountain bike optimized flow trails, along with leg burning switchback climbs that lead to flowy fast descents mixing in our gravity trails and teasers of our custom built wood features to provide
a unique race course to test all levels and abilities of riders.

Detroit Mountain's beautiful grand hall is the perfect venue for your next gathering. DM offers a variety of event rental options and services. Class Reunions, Birthday, Anniversary, Retirement Parties, and Business Summer Picnics. Spacious area with plenty of room to socialize and take in the beautiful scenery. In house catering available with full service bar.