Willmar in Central Minnesota is inhabited by some 20,000 people.
St. Paul, the state capital, is 95 miles (153 kilometers) east of Willmar, while Minneapolis - St. Paul is 90 miles (145 kilometers) to the east.
To truly experience the tastes, flavors and textures of the Willmar region, join wine lovers from all over the world at Glacial Ridge Winery, one of the area’s most popular local wineries. Take a walking tour through the vineyards, sample the various blends and vintages, then, if the wine is to your liking, pick up few bottles to enjoy at home.
If you're vacationing in Willmar with children, let the kids loose at Big Kahuna Fun Park. Pack your sense of fun and adventure for a day filled with thrills, craziness and great moments.
When the weather’s fine, pay a visit to Spicer City Park, a place where locals come to spend time outdoors. Families will enjoy this park for the relaxed atmosphere and well-tended botanical displays.
There’s no reason to neglect your swing when staying in Willmar; visit Little Crow Country Club, home to the fastest greens, nastiest bunkers and friendliest clubhouse in the area. Tee off down the excellent fairways, see if you can hit a hole in one, then enjoy a few drinks with fellow golfers in the clubhouse bar.