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Brainerd MN Vacations Start Here

Brainerd, MN is the best location in Minnesota to enjoy nature, unplug, and relax from busy life. Start planning your MN Family Vacation today! Located in the heart of Minnesota, Brainerd is known for great family vacations, first-class Minnesota resorts and hotels, golf courses, fishing, biking trails, shopping, and much more. Enjoy your stay!

Contact All the Premiere Brainerd Lakes Resorts at once with the Brainerd.com Vacation Planner!

Winter Lodging
Ice Fishing
Hunting Season
Snowmobile Rental
Thanksgiving Events
Fall Color Tours
Winter Lodging
Ice Fishing
Hunting Season
Snowmobile Rental
Thanksgiving Events
Fall Color Tours

Upcoming Events

While we try to stay up to date on event cancellations, it is important to check in with the event website or planner before attending any upcoming events. Cancellations are happening daily.

Please contact us if your event needs a cancellation notice.

Nisswa City of Lights

November 26

If you’re looking for a holiday tradition, bundle up the kids and head to Downtown Nisswa on November 26 for our City of Lights celebration! We will embrace the holiday season with dazzling lights that will adorn trees, fences, and buildings in beautiful Downtown Nisswa. The annual event begins in the afternoon with cozy horse-drawn wagon rides, photo opportunity with live reindeer, storytelling, delicious food merchants, warm bonfires, hot cider and mini donuts and strolling holiday carolers. The littles can share their wishes with Santa and the entire family can enjoy fireworks that will illuminate the crisp winter sky.

Event Details

Leech Lake Festival of Lights

November 27 @ 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Festival of Lights Parade will begin at 6:00 pm with line up starting at 5:30 pm in front of Subway in Walker.
This will be followed by the lighting of the park and city.

Event Details

28th Annual Radiothon to End Child Abuse

28th Annual Radiothon to End Child Abuse – December 2nd thru noon December 3rd, 2021

Welcome to the 2020 WJJY, B93.3 The Power Loon and Cool 103.5 Radiothon to End Child Abuse. Since 1994, people in the lakes area have supported the Radiothon to End Child Abuse with donations totaling $1,631,307. The Radiothon has also increased awareness of the problem of child abuse and neglect. Listen again this year to find out what is being done in our communities to help end child abuse. Please make your pledge, bid on valuable auction items and support your 27th Annual Radiothon.

Event Details

Quick Clicks: What you need in Brainerd

Brainerd MN Resort Lodging HOT DEALS from your favorite MN Lakes Area resorts!

Annual Brainerd Lakes Area Winter Events.

View the Brainerd MN Snow Conditions Snow Report

Brainerd Lakes Winter Cabin Rentals: Book Your MN Winter Vacation today.

Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza

BIR: Brainerd International Raceway (BIR) and North Central Speedway race schedules & event information

MAPS, MAPS, MAPS - Brainerd Minnesota Lake Maps - Details of the famous lakes in the Brainerd area.

Minnesota Resorts - Experience the tradition of MN Resorts right here in the heart of the Brainerd Lakes Area!

Paul Bunyan Trail - Find bike trail maps and the history of Paul Bunyan.

Cuyuna Mountain Bike Trail System - New mountain bike trails.

Weddings - Visit our weddings section to plan for your big day!

Brainerd MN Golf Courses - The Brainerd Lakes Area is home to the best MN Golf Courses. Find your favorite today!

Kids Kountry - Children of all ages will find fun in Brainerd, MN! Find great activities, events, sports, and freebies for kids.

Weekly Brainerd Fishing Reports - Year-round fishing report from local guide "Walleye Dan" & Professional Angler Richie Boggs.

Area Shopping and Antiques!

Brainerd Lakes Area Movie Theaters - Find the Cinema that fits your movie style.

Employment in the Brainerd Lakes Area - Check the Free Classifieds Ads

Transportation - Travel in and around the Lakes Area as well as to and from the Airport

Brainerd Lakes Area - Vacation and tourism information

Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf - The adventures and legends of infamous pirates come to life!

Brainerd Zip Line Tour - Located on beautiful Mount Ski Gull our zip lines showcase 15 mile views of the Lakes area.

 

Wedding Planner
Winter Events
Brainerd Webcam
Attractions
Kids Activities
Snowmobile Trails
Wedding Planner
Winter Events
Brainerd Webcam
Attractions
Kids Activities
Snowmobile Trails