The Land of the Dancing Sky
for stopping at the Land of the Dancing
Sky website! Marvel at the natural beauty, talk with
friendly folks, engage in outdoor recreation or shop at one of many unique
stores. Use our site to explore Northwest Minnesota as you travel in North
America within the United States or when touring our northern neighbors in Canada and Manitoba.
have your own experience under the Dancing Sky.
site is also the place to find information on the
counties in Northwestern Minnesota, including:
Norman, Pennington, Polk,
Red Lake, and Roseau.
Links to their county web sites are included, as well as government services
commissioners, county employees, city offices, mayors & township chairmen) and other
City information for the above
seven counties is also available, including website addresses. The
following cities are a part of Northwest Minnesota: Ada, Alvarado,
Argyle, Badger, Beltrami, Borup, Brooks, Climax,
Crookston, Donaldson, East Grand
Fisher, Fosston, Gary, Goodridge,
Greenbush, Grygla, Gully,
Hallock, Halma, Halstad,
Hendrum, Holt, Humboldt,
Bronson, Lancaster, Lengby,
McIntosh, Mentor, Middle
Nielsville, Oklee, Oslo, Perley, Plummer,
Red Lake Falls, Roosevelt, Roseau,
Shelly, St. Hilaire, St. Vincent, Stephen, Strandquist, Strathcona,
Thief River Falls, Trail, Twin
Valley, Viking, Warren, Warroad and Winger.
Minnesota is lucky to have multiple tourism groups working hard to
promote the fun activities that can be found here. Please visit our Tourism
Promotion Groups page for more information on the following groups:
information can also be found on the Routes
& Scenic Byways page.
The Northwest Minnesota
Tourism Directory is a great resource for recreation, attractions, and
special events in our Land of the Dancing Sky area. You might
be familiar with the printed directory which is known throughout our area as
the Red Book due to its bright red cover.
All the information contained with the printed version is also on-line at
this web site. Another site that focuses on nature based recreation in
Northwest Minnesota is
ARTS and CULTURE
Arts and culture are an important part of
promoting our area. Northwestern Minnesota has a variety of
experiences available to those visitors or residents who look to enrich
their stay. Historical museums, galleries, and regular
production schedules are listed as well as links to arts calendar listings.
Some fine art and fine craft
artists are listed in our
This directory is a publication of the
Northwest Minnesota Arts Council.
LAND OF THE
The Land of the Dancing Sky is a brand
created by the Northwest Regional Development
Commission in June 2003. We are proud of our logo (seen in the
right margin) and hope that you will consider joining us in our effort.
We created this design in celebration of other dancing sky efforts
throughout our area. See the About Land
of the Dancing Sky page for more on the development of this brand.