Endless Things to Do in Devils Lake

From fishing, boating, and jet-skiing to shopping, dining, and history, you’re never at a loss for things to do in Devils Lake.  As the largest natural body of water in North Dakota, Devils Lake is a world-renowned fishing destination for every season with fun family events all year long.

ShiverFest, Devils Run & RockFest

No matter when you visit, you’ll find activities in Devils Lake, ND.  Our calendar is a lively one.  Here’s a sampling - January boasts the Devils Lake Volunteer Fire Department Ice Fishing Tournament followed by ShiverFest in February.  The last weekend of May boasts Devils Run that attracts over 800 classic cars every year. The summer is busy with golf, fishing tournaments, Fort Totten’s Annual PowWow, and Rockfest.

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Shopping and Dining

Devils Lake is home to North Dakota’s premiere steakhouse, Mexican and Asian fare, and unique restaurants, bistros, and coffee shops sure to please everyone.  Shop for antiques, furniture, clothing, farm and building supplies, or shoes at one of the malls or the downtown district for a truly exclusive experience.  

Sports and Recreation

Devils Lake welcomes families year round for different activities including fishing, hockey, basketball, football, softball, corn hole, golf, curling & more!  Go hiking through beautiful Graham’s Island State Park or stop to swim on one of their inviting beaches.

Area Attractions

Watch history come alive at historic Fort Totten and be sure to take in their acclaimed annual play in July.  Take a nature drive past free-roaming buffalo, elk, and prairie dogs at beautiful Sully’s Hill Wildlife Preserve.  Take the Devils Lake Walking Tour and discover over 20 historic points of interest and some truly amazing architecture.  Try your hand at Black Jack, slots, or catch one of the many concerts and shows at the Spirit Lake Casino.  Your journey starts here!

Spirit Lake Casino

Set along the shores of Devils Lake, Spirit Lake Casino is 49,000 square feet of excitement. Choose from an array of table games, try your arm at slots, catch a comedy or music show and dine at the two unique restaurants. 

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