A grand opening ceremony and open house was held Wednesday in the new Eastbay Event Center located on the shores of Devils Lake.

A grand opening ceremony and open house was held Wednesday in the new Eastbay Event Center located on the shores of Devils Lake.

On hand for the special occasion were Kale Stromme from Western State Bank, Devils Lake Mayor Dick Johnson, owners of Eastbay Valorie and Bill Wood, Sara Otte Coleman director of North Dakota Tourism and Myrna Heisler, President of the Ramsey County Commission.

Numerous area residents joined them in the celebration.

The impressive facility can accommodate over 400 guests and looks out over Devils Lake. It is located eight miles east on Highway 2, five miles south on the Wood-Rutten road and 1.5 miles west of the Eastbay Campground sign.

Look for a feature story on Eastbay Campground and Resort in the Devils Lake Journal's Spring and Summer Visitor's Guide to Devils Lake and the Lake Region 2017 issue.