Raise a glass: Detroit Lakes is getting its first pub crawl

Just in time for Halloween.
Author:
Updated:
Original:

A Minnesota city in Becker County has a new reason to celebrate. Detroit Lakes, which is just east of Fargo, is getting its first ever pub crawl. 

According to the Facebook page and event, the Blocktoberfest Halloween Pub Crawl will be Oct. 28. And organizers hope to make it an annual thing. 

Six bars are participating: Hub 41, Brygge Taps & Tastes, Roasted, Lakeside Tavern, Zorbaz and Northside Bar. 

The event starts at 6 p.m. and goes through 1 a.m. Once you've visited every bar, you'll be awarded a souvenir shirt. There will also be live music, a costume contest, and other giveaways. 

"I've been down to the zombie pub crawl that they do in the Cities, and it was a lot of fun," David Grimsley, co-owner of Hub 41, told the Detroit Lakes Tribune. "I thought it would be fun to bring something like it to Detroit Lakes."

You can buy tickets at Hub 41 and via eventbrite.com starting Friday the 13th.

The Minneapolis Zombie Pub Crawl will be Oct. 14, so you can hit up both events if you'd like. 

Next Up

Screen Shot 2020-11-23 at 1.08.19 PM

2-ton smoker stolen from Twin Cities chef Thomas Boemer

Boemer is the chef behind restaurants including the popular Revival.

Governor Tim Walz

Walz says relief package is coming for Minnesota small businesses

Walz is prepared to call a special session and pass the package immediately.

Governor Tim Walz

Watch live: Gov. Tim Walz COVID-19 press conference Monday

Walz will be introducing a new app that helps Minnesotans track COVID-19 exposures.

Screen Shot 2020-11-23 at 9.54.21 AM

Newly elected representative vows to flout Minnesota COVID-19 rules

He wrote to Gov. Tim Walz, inviting him to a backyard gathering ahead of Thanksgiving.

coronavirus, covid-19

Minnesota Hospital Association: We are out of time to be 'Minnesota Nice'

The group is launching an ad campaign that holds nothing back about the seriousness of the situation in Minnesota hospitals.

MSU-Mankato hockey, Minnesota State, Mavericks

1 game into season and MSU Mankato is halted by COVID-19

The Mavericks played Bemidji State on Sunday.

Screen Shot 2020-11-23 at 8.57.50 AM

Cowboys TD featured horrible non-tackle by Vikings cornerback

Number 26 wanted nothing to do with making that tackle.

Related

The Zombie Pub Crawl is hosting a week of undead fun

Dress up your dog, meet Jason, and run for your life.

Bite into the Zombie Pub Crawl lineup

90s nostalgia and party favs amidst a swarm of local talent.

Photos: The faces of Zombie Pub Crawl 2017

Zombified Hugh Hefner and Jack Sparrow both made an appearance at this year's celebration.

Photos: The music of Zombie Pub Crawl 2017

The variety of acts ranged from Minneapolis rapper Dwynell Roland to the legendary T-Pain.