Lake Benton - Original Wind Power Capital

Lake Benton, MN

Welcome to Lake Benton, Minnesota. We are pleased to have you visit here. The community of Lake Benton is a great place to visit, as well as a great place to live and work. While you are here, we hope you can take the time to enjoy our beautiful town and discover all of its unique charms.

Lake Benton offers a friendly relaxed environment.You will find a variety of activities here.History, Recreation, Shopping, Dining, Windpower Information, and the Arts (Lake Benton Opera House) can be enjoyed during any season. Lake Benton is located at the crossroads of US Highway 75 (International Highway King of Trails Scenic Byway) and US Highway 14 (Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Highway).

Lake Benton is surrounded by hundreds of wind turbines. The city limits of Lake Benton border the west end of this beautiful lake which extends seven miles and covers 2,975 acres. Come and enjoy a day of fishing, water-skiing, swimming, boating and camping.

We know you will enjoy your time here and look forward to having you come back real soon.

Visit us online at
Phone: 507-368-9577
Mail: Lake Benton CVB, PO Box 205, Lake Benton, MN 56149

2012 Events
March 10 Sportsmen's Club Wild Game Feed
March 17 Broadway Meets Lake Benton
April 13-15 "Sylvia", Lake Benton Opera House
April 20-22 "Sylvia", Lake Benton Opera House
May 12 MN Walleye Fishing Opener
May 26 Lake Benton City Wide Rummage Sale
May 24-27 Larry Olsen's Polka Fest
June 15-17 Saddle Horse Holiday/Heritage Homecoming
July 26-29 "Suessical the Musical", Lake Benton Opera House
August 1-5 "Seussical the Musical", Lake Benton Opera House
August 10-12 Benton-Fremont Days
Sept 8 King of Trails Marketplace & Flea Market
September 29 Lake Benton Craft Fair
October 5-7 "The Nerd", Lake Benton Opera House
October 12-14 "The Nerd", Lake Benton Opera House
Nov 17 "Childrens Theatre", Lake Benton Opera House
Dec 1 Lake Benton Opera House Christmas Show
Dec 8 Santa Claus Day

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