Lake Mills is a community like no other – thanks to RE/MAX Community Realty for producing this slice of Lake Mills!

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Have you seen the Lake Mills episode of Around the Corner with John McGivern? Watch it here – and then come visit us!


Winter Market! It’s only a few months away! We are accepting applications through November 1, 2016. If you make or grow your product, we want to hear from you!

This is a large show on the 2nd Saturday of December – 12/10/16 – from 9am to 3pm. It’s held in our Lake Mills Middle School cafeteria and gymnasium, with over 120 artists and vendors.

Applications: 2016 Winter Market Vendor Application

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Get Fired Up 2GET FIRED UP for Paint the Town 2016! Save the date – Saturday, October 8, 2016 – and line up your babysitter.

Open houses around downtown Lake Mills, with the main party at the Lake Mills Fire Station.

Get fired up for fun! Order your tickets online.

Don’t miss the Lake Mills Artisan/Farmers’ Market – every Wednesday from 2pm through 6:30pm. The market will run through late October, and participating vendors have diverse offerings – prepared food, produce, jewelry, crafts, plants, and more!Farmers'Market Logo Sm

Arts Alliance and Main Street Program Partner to Install Public Art

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The Arts Alliance of Greater Lake Mills, and the Lake Mills Main Street Program are partnering  in a project to aesthetically improve the parking lot alley area between Lake Street and Water Street through the placement of public art.

It is the mission of both organizations to celebrate the culture and history of Lake Mills.

The Arts Alliance has installed three pieces of art for the public: the Grist Mill Fence, the Spirit of Lake Mill Arch, and the Ball Sculptures in the planters. The Main Street Program has funded and supported numerous facade grants. The back parking lot alley area, centrally located between Commons Park, The Municipal Building, Ford Court, and Rock Lake, is a visual extension of the natural and architectural beauty that is already enjoyed here in Lake Mills.  The intention is to choose art that would further enhance the landscape, and be appropriate in theme and style to what already exists in this area.

We will be funding this project through grants from the Wisconsin Arts Board and the National Endowment for the Arts, corporate and community fund raising, and their own resources. 

Main Street LogoIt is important to both organizations that the community is involved in the planning, designing and implementation of the art. This project was begun by consulting the businesses and building owners who would be directly affected. The organizations are meeting with fifteen community groups to seek ideas, opinions, memories, historical information, and eventually the participation of the community in the creation of the art.

Ideas, suggestions, and comments can be shared on both organization’s websites, and through a comment box at the Fargo Public Library. Individuals may also contact Katie Otto at   920 648-6721, or Leslie DeMuth at
920 390-9341.

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If you are interested in volunteering for any of these events, please contact the Main Street office at 920-648-6721.   Participate. Volunteer. Donate.  









Legendary Ghost Stories of Lake Mills

Legendary Ghost Stories of Lake Mills

Legendary Ghost Stories of Lake Mills Get your copy of this award winning book! Only $15 (plus shipping); 45 pages, softcover, original photography by Nicole Cooke Photography. We are currently on the second printing of this popular book – don’t miss your chance to own an intriguing bit of Lake Mills history and lore!