Karl Oskar Day Fireworks Parade

A group of CLLA members are going to meet up in front of the Eagle Ridge Marina at 8:30 p.m. tonight. At about 8:45, we will cruise along the shoreline over to South Lindstrom to watch the Karl Oskar Day Fireworks, which start around 10:15 p.m. Feel free to jump into the parade at any point and you do not need to be a CLLA Member to participate.

So, bring your friends, snacks, beverages and don’t forget the bug spray!

purple red white and orange fireworks display
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Fourth of July Boat Parade



14th Annual CLLA Boat Parade   Wednesday, July 4th
2:00 p.m. off Lindstrom’s Beach Park

Judging begins around 1:45 – Prizes will be award for Best Decorated, President’s Choice and Most Spirit. You do not need to have your boat decorated to participate in the parade.

Parade route follows the shoreline from Lindstrom’s Beach Park through channel to Eagles Ridge on Chisago Lake.  Feel free to jump in and out at any point.

Remember to be safe on the waters and happy boating!

Save the Date – Memorial Day Paddle

Chisago Lakes Water Trail Paddle

Save the date for the annual Memorial Day Paddle on Monday, May 28th. We will be starting from various points on the Chisago Lakes Water Trail and rendezvousing at Pizza Pub in Center City at two o’clock.  Please see this link for the details.  05.28.2018 Memorial Day Paddle Flyer

You can email CLLA if you have further questions: chisago.lindstrom.lakes.assc@gmail.com

Family Crappie Tournament

The Chisago Lakes Lions, Frankie’s Live Bait and Marine, and the Lakes Area Coalition of Lakes Associations (Center Lakes, Chisago-Lindstrom and Green Lake Association) are holding a Family Crappie  Tournament on Saturday, May 5th from 7:00 to 11:30 a.m.

Cost is free for children ages one to five, $5 for ages six to twelve and $10 for everyone thirteen and older. Family rate is $25.00.  Register  for the fun at www.chisagolakeslionsevents.com.  

Raffle, drawing and prizes at Frankie’s Live Bait and Marine after the tournament ends. Prizes for the biggest crappie caught will be awarded for each age group . Winners will be announced 12:30 p.m. See official rules for the details!

Winter Blast is coming …

What you say, haven’t we had enough of winter? Sure by now, most of us are dreaming over seed catalogs or planning a warm weather getaway but there a number of Minnesotans that relish the cold and the snow. If that is your thing, you need to mark January 25th – 28th on your calendar.  Details can be found on the Chisago Lakes Chamber of Commerce’s website: