Discover Lake City

Discover Lake City

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Minnesota’s South Shore

Lake City is your gateway to Lake Pepin, one of the Midwest’s most scenic natural playgrounds. With miles of shoreline, beautiful beaches, world-class angling, and plenty of ways to get out on the water, you’ve just found your new favorite lake escape!

What to Do

Activities around Lake Pepin offers endless adventures.

Where to Dine

Award-winning cuisine on the lake or small-town cafes.

Where to Shop

Treasures await you here. We know you’ll find what you seek!

Where to Stay

Deluxe suites to affordable hotels to lakeside camprounds.

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Lake City lies along the shores of Lake Pepin, the widest lake on the Mississippi River. Fun in all four seasons, Lake City dazzles with its scenic beauty and Midwestern charm.

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RED WING
20 min drive from Lake City

HAGER CITY
22 min drive from Lake City

BAY CITY
26 min drive from Lake City

MAIDEN ROCK
35 min drive from Lake City

STOCKHOLM, WI
38 min drive from Lake City

PEPIN
31 min drive from Lake City

READS LANDING
13 min drive from Lake City

FRONTENAC
9 min drive from Lake City

FRONTENAC STATE PARK
12 min drive from Lake City

NELSON, WI
23 min drive from Lake City

WABASHA, MN
18 min drive from Lake City

Winter

Activities on and around Lake Pepin don’t stop when the snow flies! Enjoy a wide range of winter fun!

Spring

Visit us as the green returns to the trees, the ice leaves the water, and sun starts to warm things up!

Summer

Lake Pepin offers so much recreational fun this time of year! The sun, skies and water are calling!

Fall

Join us where the air is crisp, the leaves are changing and the views are amazing! 

Pub Trivia

Come down to Kelly's Lake House for trivia with a view! This weekly event starts at 6:30pm on Tuesdays. Enjoy one of Kelly's 30 beers on tap while you dine …

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Kelly’s Lake House, 1702 N Lakeshore Dr
Lake City, MN 55041
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Lake Pepin Kite and Ice Skate Party!

The ice is cleared, the music will be pumping. So, sharpen your skates and untangle your kites because this annual event is great fun for the whole family and a …

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Government Pier, 520 S Lakeshore Dr
Lake City, 55041 United States
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Exhibit: Snapshot of Lake City

Opens January 22, 2022 Saturdays 12-4PM and Sundays 1-4PM. This photography exhibit encapsulates Lake City in the current time. Please come enjoy this collaboration of exhibits from the Lake City …

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Lake City Area Arts, 105 W Center St.
Lake City, MN 55041
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