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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 west central 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.

Spring is arriving in lakes country!  Birds have begun their spring migration and you'll want to catch the 17th annual Festival of Birds May 15-18 when hundreds of species arrive in the Detroit Lakes area! Online registration for the Festival of Birds is now open. The first big outdoor event of the season, Street Faire at the Lakes, takes place in downtown Detroit Lakes on May 30-31. See details on these and  many more events !

Take advantage of our Minnesota vacation and shopping coupons! You'll get great deals on everything from lodging at top MN resorts to dining to shopping. Coupons are offered by Detroit Lakes area businesses. Find out about our local business 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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