The Lakes Music and Events Park

Backus, MN

About

The Lakes Music and Events Park is celebrating their 15th anniversary at its brand new location less than a mile up the road from the site of the old fairgrounds! The new park features three times space, excellent camping, beautiful trees, and rolling hills. Camp close to the festival and enjoy their stellar line-ups! This park offers family-friendly events, so bring the kids and come for a day, an evening, or camp all weekend. The park now allows camping for up to 14 days, including Sunday night of the last day! The Lakes Music and Events Park— where you can enjoy good music, company, and camping, all in one place!

Park Features

  • Bathrooms
  • Dump Station
  • Outdoor Theater
  • Showers

About the Park

The Lakes Music and Events Park is celebrating their 15th anniversary at its brand new location less than a mile up the road from the site of the old fairgrounds! The new park features three times space, excellent camping, beautiful trees, and rolling hills. Camp close to the festival and enjoy their stellar line-ups! This park offers family-friendly events, so bring the kids and come for a day, an evening, or camp all weekend. The park now allows camping for up to 14 days, including Sunday night of the last day! The Lakes Music and Events Park— where you can enjoy good music, company, and camping, all in one place!

Address

The Lakes Music and Events Park
2591 Bluegrass Blvd SW, Backus, MN 56435

Park Features

  • Bathrooms
    Coming Soon
  • Dump Station
    Coming Soon
  • Outdoor Theater
  • Showers
    Coming Soon

Nearby Activities

  • Biking
    Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
  • Boating
  • Breweries
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
    Huntersville State Forest
  • Historic Sites
  • Horseback Riding
    Pine River Riding Stable
  • Museums
    Legacy of The Lakes Museum
  • Paddling
  • Shopping
    Mall of America
  • Wildlife Watching
  • Wineries


Upcoming Events

  • REHT Music Festival 2022

    August 11 - August 14

    The 1st Annual REHT (Rotary Ends Human Trafficking) Music Festival features great regional rock and country bands plus camping, speakers on Ending Human Trafficking, fun, food and more. It is a family friendly event featuring activities for children as well as adults. Bands include Rush Tribute Band, 32 Below, Corey Medina and Brothers, Remedy Drive, Kent Dudley and Bended Knee, and Tim Eggebraaten. The music starts at 4 pm on Friday and continues through 2 or 3 pm on Sunday. Camping and the Festival are at a new location at the Lakes Music and Events Park just north of Pine River, MN. You may check in for camping on Thursday after 1 pm until 8 pm or starting at 8 am on Friday so you are all settled in before the music starts. You may book electrical and non-electrical campsites on line. Check the campsites available for your size of camper. Reservations are available for primitive sites, however you do not get a specific site. Please note that all sites require a minimum of 2 -night reservation. All reserved camping spots require at least 2 full festival adult tickets be purchased per site. Only one trailer or tent is allowed per site.

  • The 16th Annual Lakes Bluegrass Festival

    August 24 - August 28

    The 16th Annual Lakes Bluegrass Festival features the very finest in national and regional bluegrass bands, plus jamming, camping, dancing, food and more. The music starts Wednesday afternoon in the pavilion with the main stage kicking off Thursday at 4:00 PM. and continues through Sunday at 2:00. NOW IN OUR NEW LOCATION at the Lakes Music and Events Park. Now you can camp up to 14 days for the festival from August 19 all the way through September 1. You may book non-electrical campsites only online and there is a 3 day minimum stay, so make sure enter at least a 3 night stay for your camping request. Please fill out the waiting list form on the website if you wish to be on the waiting list for an electrical site.