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 she 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! 

Breakfast with Santa

Join Santa and Mrs. Claus for a festive holiday breakfast at the Chickadee Cottage Cafe. Reservations are a must! Limited seating. Holiday gift, cookie, and treat shopping too! 10:00am 317 …

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Chickadee Cottage, 317 N Lakeshore Dr
Lake City, MN 55041
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2021 Artist of the Year Exhibit

Enjoy and celebrate the art of Roger Rose, Lake City resident and self-taught artist. Roger is known for his portraits, abstract, and chalk and pencil sketches. Explore the exhibition and …

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Lake City Area Arts, 105 W Center St.
Lake City, MN 55041
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Christmas Party at Port 104

Live music! Meat Raffle! Ugly Sweater Party! Bingo! Holy moly, this event has it all!!! Port 104 invites folks to this all day extravaganza on Saturday, December 18th beginning at …

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Port 104, 104 N. Washington St.
Lake City, MN 55041
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