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Classic boat show July 11

This year's Chain of Lakes Classic Boat Show has been set for Saturday, July 11. The annual summer tradition will take place on the shores of Lake Darling at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria from 9 a.m. to 3 pm.

The show will feature fast and fabulous fiberglass boats from the 50s and 60s, plus classic Chris-Craft, Garwood, Higgins Larson and other rare watercraft. There will also be land displays, music, a barbecue and classic cars.

Classic boat enthusiasts are encouraged to enter watercraft of all kinds, whether they are old canoes, fishing boats, outboards or inboards. Classic boats in any condition are welcome.

Registration will begin at 8 a.m. for boat entrants. The land and water showing will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call (320) 759-1114 or visit