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2023 Event Calendar


Regularly Scheduled Events

Open at Noon Daily

Area's Best Happy Hour
Mon-Thurs, 4-6pm


Meat Raffles

Friday, 5:30pm

Saturday, 6:30pm


Monthly Breakfasts

Legion Auxiliary
2nd Sunday of Each Month



Bar Bingo

6pm, Tuesdays

Progressive Jackpot Trivia
Wednesdays at 7pm

Pull Tabs & E-Tabs Daily



Monday-Friday Lunch Hour Play 11am - 2pm

Monday-Thurs, 4pm - 10pm

Friday 4pm - 2am

Saturday 11am - 2am

Sunday 11am - 10pm



See schedule in months below



4th Monday

Post Membership, Auxiliary

and SAL Mtgs @ 7PM 

(No SAL/AUX Mtgs in Dec)


Annual Schedule


  • 14th Karaoke, 8pm


  • 11th Sweetheart Dinner, 4:30-7:30pm, DJ Music

  • 12th Superbowl Party


  • 17th St. Patrick’s Day party and feed.

    • An Irish meal served all day!

  • 18th LIVE BAND!! Watch for it on Facebook​



  • 1st Kids Easter Party, 11am-Noon

  • 9th Easter Sunday, Club is closed

  • 21st SAL Fish Fry, 5pm – gone


  • 13th Minnesota Fishing Opener

  • 14th Mother’s Day Auxiliary Breakfast, 7:30-11:30am

  • 20th Purse Bingo

  • 22nd Post, SAL, & Auxiliary Officer Elections

  • 23rd Eagles Healing Nest Fishing, Tuck-a-Way resort

  • 28th Frankie Lamb Dance, 2-5pm

  • 29th Memorial Day Services, Backus at 10 am, Ponto Lake at 11am
    Club social & luncheon to follow the services.



  • 11th Auxiliary Breakfast, 7:30-11:30am

  • 26th Flag Retirement Ceremony at 4pm.

    • Abbreviated General Meeting at 5pm

    • Installation of Officers at 5:30pm

    • Potluck dinner at 6:30pm


  • 9th Auxiliary Breakfast, 7:30-11:30am


  • 11th -13th Cornfest Weekend

  • 12th Reception for visiting veterans, lunch, beanbags, horseshoes

  • 13th

    • Auxiliary Breakfast, 7:30-11:30am

    • Frankie Lamb Dance 2-5pm, followed by a Chicken dinner!

    • Auxiliary Raffle drawing will be held at 5:30pm.


  • 4th Labor Day

  • 10th Auxiliary Breakfast, 7:30-11:30am

  • 16th Membership Dinner, 5:30pm Social, Dinner at 7pm

  • 21st SAL Gun Raffle Drawing, Legion at 6:30pm


  • 8th Auxiliary Breakfast, 7:30-11:30am

  • 14th SAL Spaghetti Dinner, Fundraiser for the Backus Fire Department,
    5pm – gone

  • 28th Kids Halloween Party, 11am-12pm. Drive-up Event (Outside)

  • 28th Adult Halloween party, Hors D’oeuvre 8pm, Costume Contest at 9pm.


  • 3rd Bake Sale, Noon-6pm

  • 3rd Deer Opener Reception, Chili & Sandwiches at 5pm, 10-round
    Meat Raffle at 5:30pm

  • 4th Deer Hunter’s Dinner, 5-8pm

  • 18th Soup Cookoff.


  • 2nd Christmas Customer Appreciation Party, 4-8pm.
    Meat Raffle 6:30p

  • 16th Kids Christmas Party, 11am-12:30pm

  • 24th Christmas Eve Tom & Jerries, Noon-4pm, Club closes at 4pm.

  • 25th Christmas Day, Club Closed

  • 31st New Year's Eve Dinner at 4:30pm

  • 31st Karaoke 9:30 to midnight

Scheduled events may change.  Stay updated on American Legion events via this website; the Echoland Shopper; Pine Cone Press, Facebook posts and listen to 97.5 FM radio.


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