No matter what brings you to book a hotel room at the Americas Best Value Inn, you’re sure to discover a world of excitement in the beautiful Detroit Lakes Hotel. Our community is known for playing host to dozens of events year-round, including WE Fest music festival, polar fest, water carnival, arts & crafts in park, street faire, light up in the lake and festival of birds .Welcoming couples, families, friends, and those traveling on business to our hotel each year, there’s always a variety of things to do in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota.

Your weekend playground awaits! Our property is just in perfect place Detroit Lakes, Minnesota.  Detroit Lakes also offers one of the best mountains for skiing in the U.S., a beautiful and breathtaking Tubing park, an adventurous ski parks, along with a variety of popular hiking trails and state parks to enjoy!

With so many things to do in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota you’ll need more than one visit to enjoy it all!

Polar Fest 2020
Polar Fest 2020

Detroit Lake is situated in the mid of Minnesota’s winter wonderland. It's a year-round destination. Numerous festivals and events are hosted here that celebrate northern climate and foster a sense of community inspite of the cold. Of all the events, Polar Fest is the...

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Winter Sn’Ice Playground Detroit Lakes
Winter Sn’Ice Playground Detroit Lakes

Snow and Ice Sculptures in February 2020 King Isbit's Winter Sn'Ice Playground of Detroit Lakes The Detroit Lakes City Beach and City Park fills up with Snow and Ice fun every year. Several Ice and snow sculptures are constructed. The King Isbit's Ice palace is the...

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Festival of Birds in Detroit Lakes
Festival of Birds in Detroit Lakes

May 14-16, 2020 You don't want to waste time in birders' paradise - Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. More than 275 species of birds are found in Becker County. Why? Because the Detroit Lakes area is in the heart of a transition zone of tallgrass prairies, northern hardwood,...

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Water Carnival Minnesota
Water Carnival Minnesota

When it comes to celebrating summer, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota takes its time. The Jaycee-sponsored Northwest Water Carnival lasts a delicious week or more in the heart of summer - July 10-19, 2020. This will be the 85th annual! An Admiral - a Jaycee member - resides...

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Art & Craft in the Park Minnesota
Art & Craft in the Park Minnesota

Sunday, July 26, 2020 in Detroit Lakes, MN Ecuadorian rhythms float over the water and through the oaks and pines. It's not your typical Art in the Park music, but at Detroit Lakes, it's a perfect blend. The annual event, takes place at City Park next to Detroit Lake....

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Light up the lake in Detroit Lakes
Light up the lake in Detroit Lakes

The holiday season is a special time for you and your family in Detroit Lakes! Enjoy the magic of Christmas through the sights and sounds of specials events and activities in November and December. Delight in the sounds of Christmas during several concerts and musical...

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WE Fest Minnesota
WE Fest Minnesota

Returns 2021 at Soo Pass Ranch, Detroit Lakes, MN WE Fest was purchased by Live Nation in the summer of 2019.Brian O'Connell from Live Nation has been quoted in the Detroit Lakes Newspapers. He states that WE Fest will not be held in Detroit Lakes  in 2020. He has...

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Street Faire at the Lakes Minnesota
Street Faire at the Lakes Minnesota

Street Faire at the Lakes holds an event of fabulous artist booths, crafts, music, and food. It is the first outdoor event of the summer season. There are more than 120 juried artists who set up their paintings, sculptures, pottery, jewelry, and other fine art pieces....

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