The Independence Day boat parade has been a tradition since its creation in 1998 by a group of lake neighbors including Kathy & Dale Hahn, Mary Lou & Craig Peterson, Mary and Ron Jorgenson, and Joan & Pat Lyrek. The annual parade held each July 4th typically includes a decorating contest to bring out the spirit and creativity of the participants and add to the enjoyment of the shoreline spectators. Photos and Information from the most recent parades can be found on the Boat Parade page.
LSIA Picnic 2006 - collage form photos by Lisa Spencer
Lake Sarah Summer Picnic. The Lake Sarah Improvement Association has put on an annual Summer Picnic for more than 18 years. Previously held at the home of Kim & Becky Jacobsen (Sunset Dr.), the past few years picnic have been held on the property of Ron & Mary Jorgenson (Shady Beach Circle). The picnic is typically held on the third Sunday in July (this year will be held on July 22, 2007) and includes games for the kids, Pot luck dinner and plenty of socializing! Association membership is not required although a contribution may be requested from non-members. For more information and photos from past picnics please visit the Picnic page.
A celebration of winter including neighborly broomball and hocky tournaments, ice bowling, food and socializing. First held in February 2013, the event is typically scheduled for late February at the ice rink created by Brent & Heidi Foster on the West side of Lake Sarah Heights Circle near the mid lake channel. Visit the Winterfest page for more photos and information.
ANNUAL "DA Shiver" Ice Fishing Tournament
The 2nd Annual "DA Shiver" tournament to support youth hockey and the Crow River Youth Hockey Association is scheduled to be held on Saturday February 2, 2008 on the west bay of Lake Sarah in Greenfield, MN In addition to the Ice Fishing Contest, activities will include: Bonfire on the ice, Cookout & S’more's, Ice Skating, Games & Prizes for kids, Music, Live bait available throughout the contest. Prizes Include: Portable fish house, Ice auger, Mr. Heater, Mark Parrish Wild jersey-signed by Wild players, Gopher hockey jersey-signed by Gopher players, Minnesota Wild tickets, YakTrax, fishing gear, ice rod combos, Gift certificates, Hockey Gear, Clothing, hunting gear, Cash, Hats, And MANY MORE PRIZES to come…. Raffle Drawings for $500 cash and for an Ice Castle Fishhouse