Polar Fest is an all-volunteer committee and we'd love to have you involved. Email polarpetedl@gmail.com with questions or for more info about how your favorite winter ideas can become part of Polar Fest!

Polar Fest is organized by Propel DL, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose purpose is to advance, promote and enhance through educational, charitable and recreational programs, including but not limited to festivals and events, to promote and encourage prosperity in Detroit Lakes. 

Propel DL and Polar Fest Co-Chairs:         

  • Jill Brandt

  • Beth Pridday

Propel DL Officers and Board of Directors

  • Secretary: Matt Davis

  • Treasurer: Megan Smith

  • Director: Becky Mitchell

  • Director: Jim Brogren

  • Director: Carrie Johnston

Polar Fest Events

For more information about specific Polar Fest events, please click on the event details and contact the person/website/email listed with that event. 

Polar Fest is organized by Propel DL, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose purpose is to advance, promote and enhance through educational, charitable and recreational programs, including but not limited to festivals and events, to promote and encourage prosperity in Detroit Lakes. 

 

PROPEL DL’s Value and Vision Statements -- Propel DL’s mission is driven by these core values:

  • FORWARD THINKING VOLUNTEERS welcoming others to contribute

  • Supporting COOPERATION of regional organizations to ENGAGE AND ENHANCE OUR COMMUNITY

  • Encouraging FUN, FAMILY-FRIENDLY events to enhance tourism and our local economy

Propel DL's Vision:  Residents and visitors experience the year-round FUN of the Detroit Lakes area

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