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  • #WillmarLakesArea30 – A 30-Day Photo Challenge

    May 28, 2020

    We are excited to announce our 30-day Willmar Lakes Area photo challenge starting June 1st! We have created a list of “photo prompts” or categories for each day of the month of the type of photos we want you to

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  • 12 Days of Giving

    April 26, 2020

    During these uncertain times, we want to continue to promote and support our local community.    We have purchased gift cards from our tourism partners – restaurants, breweries and attractions.  We will be giving

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  • Virtual Tours of Popular Willmar Lakes Area Attractions

    April 14, 2020

    Mount Tom at Sibley State Park We might not be able to go to our favorite Willmar Lakes Area attractions this spring, but we can still “virtually visit” them and learn about them. Check out our list of local attractions

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  • Virtual Happy Hour Ideas in the Willmar Lakes Area

    April 10, 2020

    During this Stay-at-Home order we may not be able to visit with our friends after work like we use to. BUT that doesn’t mean we should stop being active and social. We just need to find new ways to do that. Below I’ve

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  • Need Some Ways to Beat Boredom During Quarantine?

    March 24, 2020

    By Tanya Rosenau I don’t know about you, but I’m not used to just going from home to work and back. I like to be out on the town, shopping, seeing the sights, being involved in the many events and activities going on

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  • Take-Out, Delivery and Outdoor Dining Options in the Willmar Lakes Area

    March 18, 2020

    This delicious breakfast no one can resist is from Westwood Cafe. In need of a delicious lunch or supper, but not sure where to go now that the Governor has closed restaurants, bars and coffee shops? We’re here to help! The

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  • Delicious Dishes in the Area

    March 10, 2020

    By Bailey Hovland It’s a new year, and thus time for a new take on delicious dishes in the Willmar Lakes Area. As mentioned in my previous “Delicious Dishes in the Area” blog, I’ve been a local connoisseur in the

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  • Dad’s Getaway Weekend

    March 3, 2020

    By Bailey Hovland It’s not quite Father’s Day, but it has been a long winter and dads might deserve a weekend off. What, with the hours spent snow blowing the driveway, working through math homework, and tucking the kids

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  • Finding Fish and Making Memories in Kandiyohi County

    February 27, 2020

    By Nancy Larson Over the past several months I spent some time on lakes in Kandiyohi County to observe the type of experiences local anglers are creating during Minnesota winters. The fraternity of anglers are the first to

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  • Summer Dreaming

    February 11, 2020

    By Lisa Aasen February and March seem to last forever in Minnesota and we start to dream of summer and warmer days. Some of us go into hiding and wait out the rest of winter inside. Then there are those that are willing to

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