Kandiyohi County

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Kandiyohi county’s communities are full of vibrant culture and rich history. There are endless events and activities for the whole family. Come see what we have to offer!

Things to Do

Don’t miss this year’s Spicer Winterfest! Cheer on your favorite snowmobile racers during the Central Minnesota Pond Racing event, enjoy winter activities including kicksledding at Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center and watch the fireworks display over the ice castle!

Spicer Winterfest

Fish our lakes

The possibilities are endless on our 30 recreational lakes…boating, swimming, fishing, water skiing, tubing, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boating, hydro biking, paddle boarding and so much more!

Fishing Report

Explore our Trails

Surrounded by beautiful lakes and scenery…who wouldn’t take a hike or a leisurely bike ride to enjoy the view? With miles of trials to choose from, you can always find new places to explore.

Trail Report

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Experience Lakes Country

Should you decide to stay for a week or a lifetime, there’s always more to discover in the communities of the Willmar Lakes Area.

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Winter Fun in Willmar Lakes Area

Article from Minnesota Monthly

From ice fishing and winter recreation to local boutiques and eateries, the Willmar Lakes Area has everything you need for a snowy getaway!

As the temperatures drop in the Willmar Lakes Area, locals and visitors alike get…

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Just for Planners

The Willmar Lakes Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is your resource for information on the Willmar Lakes Area. Our staff will work with you to tailor our services to meet your needs! Think of us as a free assistant, working for you, to make sure your stay is enjoyable and your meeting is a success!

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Got an event you’re hosting in one of our communities? Send us the details so we can help spread the word!

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