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Vacation Okoboji

Vacation Okoboji

By Okoboji Tourism
Explore the fun you’ll find in the Iowa Great Lakes area all year long.
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Okoboji 100 snowmobile Race!
Rebecca & guest co-host Diane tell about their Okoboji 100 snowmobile race experience.
January 25, 2022
Ladies Night!
Rebecca & Laurie visit Oak Hill Outdoor for one of their monthly Ladies Night events! This month was a good & wine pairing with around Lake Vineyards!
January 19, 2022
Golf Simulator Fun!
Rebecca & Laurie visit The Venue in Spirit Lake to play golf & other games on their simulator!
January 12, 2022
A Year of Adventures in Okoboji!
Rebecca & Laurie reminisce about a fun year of adventures!
December 29, 2021
Cooking Up A Storm!
Rebecca & Laurie take a cooking class! Learn more about the culinary arts program at Pearson Lakes Art Center at
December 22, 2021
Getting in the Holiday Spirit!
Rebecca & guest co-host Sara tell about a few Christmas events they recently attended to put them in the holiday spirit!
December 08, 2021
Stepping back in history!
Rebecca & Laurie visit the Dickinson County Museum to learn more about local history.
November 24, 2021
Okoboji Shopping!
Rebecca and Laurie tell you about their latest adventure, shopping in Okoboji!
November 17, 2021
Spruce Tip Planters!
This week Rebecca & Laurie tell you about their adventure marking spruce tip planters at Ferguson’s in Spirit Lake!
November 10, 2021
Music Bingo!
Rebecca & Laurie talk about their latest adventure playing music bingo at West O Beer!
November 03, 2021
Inspired by Antiques!
Rebecca & Laurie talk about their latest adventure, antiquing in Okoboji! There are so many shops to visit that they needed more time to see it all!
October 27, 2021
Artists in Training!
Rebecca & guest co-host Danielle talk about an oil painting class the recently took at the Pearson Lakes Art Center. They also discuss the local Okoboji art scene. Learn more about Danielle’s artwork at
October 20, 2021
The Sound of Fall!
Rebecca & Laurie talk about their recent hike on the Barney Peterson Memorial Trail at Gull Point State Park.
October 13, 2021
Boji Scare!
Rebecca & guest co-host Diane telll you about their Boji Scare experience through the “haunted” amusement park at Arnold’s Park!
October 06, 2021
Pumpkin Season!
Rebecca & Laurie tell you about their adventure to The Grove pumpkin patch! The Grove offers much more than just pumpkins - prepare for a full afternoon of fun!
September 29, 2021
Jiggling Competition
Rebecca & Laure talk about their latest adventure, entering into the Jell-O salad contest at the Clay County Fair!
September 23, 2021
Apple Picking!
Rebecca & Laurie tell you about their adventure at the Little Sioux Orchard!
September 08, 2021
Fast Greens!
Rebecca & Laurie talk about their latest adventure, golfing at Emerald Hills Golf Club! You’ll also learn about upcoming events this weekend & throughout September!
September 01, 2021
Competitive Spirits
Rebecca & Laurie check out the local pickle ball courts & challenge each other to a friend match!
August 25, 2021
Burning So Many Calories!
Rebecca & Laurie talk about their recent e-bike tour around West Lake Okoboji and upcoming events!
August 18, 2021
Rebecca & Laurie check out a couple of area mini golf courses & tell you about upcoming events!
August 11, 2021
Little Standing. Lots of Laughter.
Rebecca & guest co-host Alison tell about their stand up paddle boarding adventure!
August 06, 2021
A Zen Way To Start The Day!
Rebecca & Laure take an outdoor yoga class overlooking West Lake Okoboji!
July 28, 2021
Side-Splitting Theatre
Rebecca & guest host, Laura visit the Okoboji Summer Theatre & review upcoming events!
July 21, 2021
Bouncing Our Day Away!
Rebecca & Laurie visit Bouncelandia, the world’s largest bounce house! They’ll also tell you about upcoming Okoboji area events.
July 14, 2021
Living Their Best Life!
Rebecca & Riley visit a amp Foster YMCA to learn about what makes a week at camp so special!
July 08, 2021
We’re Basically Wind Experts Now!
Rebecca & Laurie tell you about their sailing adventure through the Okoboji Sailing Center. You’ll also learn about upcoming Okoboji events!
June 30, 2021
Iowa Palm Trees
Rebecca, Laurie & Riley tell you about their visit to the world famous Barefoot Bar in Okoboji & what upcoming events should be on your calendar!
June 23, 2021
Park Day: It’s So Pretty!
Rebecca, Laurie, & Riley tell about their day at Arnold’s Park Amusement Park, and upcoming Okoboji events!
June 16, 2021
We Caught So Many Fish!
Rebecca & Laurie went fishing & have quite a few tales to tell! You’ll also learn about upcoming events & fun in Okoboji this week!
June 09, 2021
Special Episode: Iowa Rock ‘n Roll Museum Guided Tour
Join Iowa Rock ‘n Roll Music Association co-founder, Tom Tourville for a tour of the Iowa Rock ‘n Roll Music Association’s Hall of Fame Museum in Arnolds Park, Iowa.
May 28, 2021
Every Costume Should Have Feathers!
Rebecca & Intern Riley visit the Iowa Rock ‘n Roll Museum to learn more about the rich history of music in Iowa!
May 26, 2021
Love-Love: Tennis & Okoboji!
Rebecca & guest co-host Angelia play tennis at Speier Park in Okoboji!
May 19, 2021
An Extra Spring In Our Step!
Rebecca & Laurie visit area parks including East Lake Park in Okoboji!
May 12, 2021
Keep The Disc Level!
Rebecca & Laurie learn to play disc golf at the Okoboji Gold Disc Golf Course. They also share a few tips they learned to help improve your game!
May 05, 2021
We Took A “Neature” Walk
Rebecca & Laurie visit the Kettleson Hogsback Wildlife Management area to explore the trails!
April 29, 2021
Who Knows More About The Maritime Museum?
This week Rebecca & Laurie visit the Iowa Great Lakes Maritime Museum to learn more about lake history!
April 21, 2021
Shake Until Your Fingers Freeze
This week Rebecca was joined by special guest Hannah at The Beach Club Lounge for cocktail tasting & making!
April 08, 2021
Ax-cellent Adventure!
Rebecca & Laurie learn ax throwing at The Throwing Post in Arnolds Park!
March 31, 2021
Holding On For Dear Life
This week Rebecca & Laurie tell you about their adventure trying aerial yoga!
March 25, 2021
Sometimes The Simple Stuff Is So Hard For Me!
This week Rebecca & Laurie visited Riddle Me That escape room!
March 17, 2021
She Was A Cuter Bee Than Me
This week Rebecca & Laurie visited the Dickinson County Nature Center to learn about pollinators!
March 11, 2021
This Is Like A Hug In A Glass!
This week Rebecca & Laurie go on a craft brewery tour, and visit two local breweries in the Okoboji area!
March 03, 2021
We Wanted To Create Art!
This week Rebecca & Laurie visited the Kurio Kastle Pottery Painting Palace to get creative!
February 25, 2021
We Imitated Art, Just For Some Pictures!
This week Rebecca & Laurie visited the Pearson Lakes Art Center.  Rebecca was in her element.  Laurie not as much, but the recap of the visit is fun!
February 18, 2021
Is That The First Mary Kay Car?
Hear about Rebecca & Laurie's latest adventure exploring Okoboji Classic Cars in West Okoboji!
February 10, 2021
The Lake Was Filled With Winter Boats!
Hear about Rebecca & guest co-host, Ali's adventures during the 41st Annual University of Okoboji Winter Games!
February 04, 2021
Pinball Wizards in Training
Rebecca & Laurie compete in a mini pinball tournament & look ahead to the University of Okoboji Winter Games!
January 28, 2021
Siesta or Savasana?
Join Rebecca & Laurie as they tell you about their latest Okoboji adventure - Hot Power Yoga!
January 20, 2021
Here Fishy, Fishy!
Hear about Rebecca & Laurie’s latest adventure in Okoboji, Iowa - ice fishing!
January 13, 2021
Is there ice under that snow?
Rebecca & Laurie go ice skating at the Fish Shack in Okoboji.
January 06, 2021