Your Summer Guide

Summer is the prime time in lake country! Our summer guide as your all-in-one source is to find special events, activities, and things to do in Alexandria! Find some great suggestions below, and start to Explore Alexandria!

Goin’ to the Lake : Alexandria!

WCCO's Pat Kessler & Esme Murphy visited Alexandria for their Goin' to the Lake segments! Lots of unique Alexandria attractions were visited, and they also ...

Must-Do Summer Activities in the Lakes Area

The Alexandria Lakes Area is a prime destination for summer vacations having over 350 lakes and a plethora of outdoor recreational opportunities. There are tons ...

Celebrating Big Ole through the Years

Alexandria's famed and beloved Viking statue Big Ole will turn 52 years old this April! He has had a long history over all those years ...

Alexandria Through A Camera Lens

I've never claimed to be a photographer. I admitted as much in the aerial tour post. I can, however, appreciate great photography of those who ...

Unleash Your Inner Explorer

Want to be up on all the happenings in the area? You will find everything from live music to fishing tournaments to sporting events. Check out all the activities and attractions below and discover your own way to Explore Alexandria!

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