Category Archives: Events

Package Deal :: An Alexandria Experience “To Die For”


Get a fun and entertaining experience in the Alexandria Lakes Area at one low package price! On top of all the great things to do in the lakes area, take advantage of this excellent deal to explore great theatre, entertainment and food. You get everything for the low price of $49 per ticket!  All the… Continue Reading

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Entertainment & Dinner Discount Packages!


Eat, Discover & be Entertained in the Alexandria Lakes Area at one low package price! On top of all the great things to do in the lakes area, the beginning of March will feature some great theatre entertainment not to miss. You get everything for the low price of $35 per ticket!  All the details… Continue Reading

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{PROOF} – Award-Winning Show Playing at AAAA Theatre


This Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning drama is an elegant and engaging story of obsession, intellect, the struggles of mental illness and family bonding.  This is a brilliant show that has gotten tremendous feedback from audiences. It will make you think, make you laugh, and make you feel! After the first weekend of showings, audiences… Continue Reading

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Written & Composed Locally: Berlin – Faded Memories


It’s not everyday that Alexandria has completely original locally produced, performed and composed art. Here is your chance to experience Berlin – Faded Memories:   The Alexandria Area Arts and Lakes Area Radio Theatre are excited to present a new radio theatre event, Berlin-Faded Memories.  This cold-war era drama is a semi-autobiographical telling of Karl… Continue Reading

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50 Photos Celebrating Alexandria, MN for Tourism Week


This week marks National Travel and Tourism Week, which brings awareness to the importance of travel both for the traveler and the economic impact for communities. Among all the great trails, lakes, cabins and businesses our area has to offer, tourism generates over $94 million in Douglas County alone! To celebrate Travel & Tourism Week… Continue Reading

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Early Spring Events in Alexandria, MN


The spring season is plump full of anticipation with antsy people thinking about getting out, having fun and making memories. Here in Alexandria, it’s easier than ever to turn that anticipation into action! Although the weather can change quickly, Alexandria has been experiencing some nice spring weather lately, which has made some outdoor activities very… Continue Reading

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Toe-Tapping Live Music in Alexandria


The Alexandria area is known as a great vacation spot in Minnesota, with good reason! Our beautiful State Park, Central Lakes Trail, historic downtown, and of course over 300 lakes make for a fun and relaxing get-away year around. Besides the obvious, you’ll also find many other interesting and unique attractions around the area like… Continue Reading

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2015 Ice Fishing Challenge Pictures and Results


  The Ice Fishing Challenge in Alexandria was a success once again! Tons of people came out to enjoy good company with friends and family, and of course, trying their luck at winning some HUGE prizes! For more information on what this tournament is all about, check out our previous blog which outlines everything you want… Continue Reading

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Romance and Fun for Valentine’s Weekend


If you go out and look around you’ll probably notice it’s that time of year again. Nope, I’m not talking about the chill in the air……. it’s love in the air! Every year we celebrate love, romance and friendships with a holiday that’s filled with fine chocolates, flowers and surprises. Since Valentine’s Day falls on… Continue Reading

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Catch Big Fish and Big Prizes at the Ice Fishing Challenge


Here in Minnesota we embrace the winter. It holds lots of beauty along with providing plenty of outdoor recreation and fun. Luckily for the Alexandria area there are things to enjoy both inside and outside. There are countless ways to enjoy the outdoors, like snowshoeing, cross country skiing, snowmobiling and downhill snowboarding/skiing (find info on… Continue Reading

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