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Welcome to Detroit Lakes, Minnesota

700 Summit Avenue, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501   
218-847-9202 or 800-542-3992

As our name implies, this is lake country. We have more than 400 lakes within 25 miles of Detroit Lakes in northwest Minnesota. Whether you are looking for a nature getaway, an active family vacation, a memorable conference or a pampered rest, we have something for you.

The first big outdoor craft and art show, Street Faire at the Lakes, takes to the streets of Detroit Lakes on Friday and Saturday, May 29-30. See the map for artists, entertainment and food vendors. Get ready for fast boating action at Quake the Lakes Powerboat Races June 6-7 on Big Detroit Lake. 
Are you a mountain biking enthusiast? Detroit Mountain Recreation Area will open Mountain biking trails June 27th. The trail Grand Opening celebration on July 11 will feature Gary Fisher, the godfather of mountain biking.
Take advantage of our Minnesota vacation and shopping coupons! You'll get great deals on everything from lodging at top Minnesota resorts to dining and shopping. Coupons are offered by Detroit Lakes area businesses. Find out about our local businesses and job opportunities in our directories.

Follow us on facebook and twitter to catch up on the latest happenings around the community! Find the perfect lodging on our interactive maps. Search for events on our calendar. The more you search, the more you'll discover there’s something to do year round, from our unique events (WE Fest) to interesting landmarks (a mile-long sand beach) to great shopping and lodging opportunities. See how fun lakes country is by viewing our videos and online Visitor Guide!

Enjoy your web site adventures. We look forward to seeing you at the lakes – Detroit Lakes, Minnesota! 


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