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vfw fish fryVFW Fish Fry

Date: Friday, December 7th

Time: 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Location: Wadena VFW Post 3922- 213 SE 1st St.

Description: Enjoy the Fish Fry at the Wadena VFW.  Walleye or Shrimp, Baked Potato, Cole Slaw, Macaroni Salad, Dinner Roll, Coffee, Pop or Milk
Take-Out Available and in town delivery
Meal is served upstairs. 

Fees/Admission: $12

free moviesCozy Theatre Free Christmas Shows

Date: Sat., December 8th, 15th & 22nd

Time: 12:00 & 2:00 PM

Location: Cozy Theatre-Wadena

Movies showing: Dec 8th - "Small Foot".

Dec 15th - "Hotel Transylvania 3"

Dec 22nd - "The Grinch"

These are merchant sponsored FREE movies. Christmas Shop while the children attend the free movies. 

Christmas in WadenaChristmas in Wadena Light Show

Date: Nov. 23 - Jan. 1st

Times: Monday - Thursday - 5:30 - 9:00 PM

Friday - Sunday - 5:30 - 10:00 PM

Extended hours Dec. 19-26 until 10:30 PM

Location: 414 Third St. SW, Wadena

Description: A Christmas light and music show. You can watch for over an hour without seeing the same display or hearing the same song. 

Fees/Admission: FREE

More Information: Christmasinwadena.com

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Owly Coffee

It is really cold outside. Stop in at Owly Coffee to get that Hot Coffee, Espresso, Specialty Drinks, Hot Chocolate and more. They also have Bagels and Muffins. Owly Coffee is located at 409 Ash Ave. NW (Hwy 10) in Wadena and their phone number is 632-8403.

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The Uptown

Hungry? Stop in at The Uptown located at 224 S. Jefferson. They start serving at 11:00 am and offer delicious daily specials for lunch and dinner along with their menu items. There is a room for parties. Want to get it to go – their phone number is 631-3498. Like them on their Facebook page.

What Wadena has to offer...

Check out everything going on in Wadena...from our Art Deco Downtown with great shopping and many historic storefronts to our many acres of public parks and campground...from our Art Deco Memorial Auditorium to our community wide celebrations, you will always find something happening in the Wadena Community. Wadena is uniquely situated in central Minnesota to be your gateway to north country recreation. Make Wadena the starting point for your golf or biking trip, the course and trails are well maintained and conditions are great!

Get In Touch

Wadena Chamber of Commerce
5 Aldrich Ave. SE
Wadena, MN 56482
Phone: 218-632-7704
Toll Free: 877-631-7704
Email: chamber@wadenacoc.com