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Lake Minnetonka Regional Park is the perfect place for families to enjoy a Saturday afternoon. Bring a picnic and enjoy a lakeside lunch. Learn more...Noerenberg Gardens
Situated on the north shore of Lake Minnetonka’s majestic Crystal Bay, Noerenberg Memorial Gardens offers a tranquil retreat to the quiet elegance and grace of days gone by. A favorite subject for local artists and an idyllic location for weddings. Learn more...
Watching a regatta is a wonderful way to spend a summer afternoon - and it's free!
Lake Minnetonka Regattas
A site to see
On any given weekend during the summer months, sailboat regattas are being held in various parts of Lake Minnetonka.
The most visible regattas are held in Wayzata Bay on Sundays in the early afternoon, and can be viewed from the Wayzata docks, the park benches along Lake Street, or one of the lakeside restaurants, like Sunsets or Caribou Coffee.
For more information, or to get involved in the regattas, contact one of the local yacht clubs.
Minnetonka Yacht Club
19800 Minnetonka Blvd., Deephaven, MN 55331
Upper Minnetonka Yacht Club
4165 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park, MN 55384
Wayzata Yacht Club
1100 East County Rd 16, Wayzata, MN 55391
The spring months bring countless opportunities for wholesome family activities. To find out about happenings in the Lake Minnetonka area, visit our complete Calendar of Events!
Lake Minnetonka: An area steeped in history
From the days when Dakota Indians inhabited her shores, leaving behind ancient burial mounds which are still visible today, to the era of the steam locomotive and the paddle wheeler when grand Victorian hotels and amusement parks stood proudly on her banks, there has always been something alluring about this enchanted body of water. Learn more...