See You At The Lakes


This is the perfect place for spontaneity event-wise.

– Jenny Johnson

Closeup of s'more

Four Seasons of Fun

Whatever the weather — frightful or delightful — the list of things to do in DL doesn’t stop. When you visit Detroit Lakes you’ll find something for everyone.

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Hot Deals in DL

Save big when you play and stay in Detroit Lakes. Find tourism discounts on meals, lodging, attractions and more.


We’re not saying Detroit Lakes has more events, festivals and parties than we do people. But it sure feels that way. Come have a ball with us in 2021 as the City of Detroit Lakes and Becker County celebrate our sesquicentennial and the Chamber of Commerce observes 100 years. Kick off your celebration by searching for 150 artist-decorated sailboats throughout the community.

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