Otter Tail County Prepares for Governor's Hunting Opener Next Weekend
Carol McCarthy | Nov 1, 2019 AT 7:57 am
FERGUS FALLS, MN--The Governor's Deer Hunting Opener is about a week away and organizers in Otter Tail County are making final preparations for the big weekend with most events taking place in Fergus Falls beginning November 7th.
Executive Director Jean Bowman of Visit Fergus Falls says the big event this year, in conjunction other opener events, is the Big Buck Brunch on Friday, November 8th starting at 10:00am.
Governor Tim Walz and DNR Commissioner Sarah Strommen will be making an appearance. Tickets are $20 for the event, and are still available for the brunch, but must be purchased in advance. Today is the last day to get them at the Fergus Falls Chamber of Commerce.
A full schedule of the events can be found at mngovernorsdeeropener.com.
This is the second time that Fergus Falls has hosted the 17-year-old event, with the last time being 2013.