Family Fun & Sports

Sports & Organizations

The Alexandria Lakes Area has lots of great sports and activity organizations, ranging from youth sports to amateur leagues. Below is a list of the organizations: 

Shenanigans Indoor Playground

It offers a series of parent/child activities devoted to the physical, emotional and social development of youth, while giving parents the satisfaction of a safe place for their kids to engage with other kids, slides, ladders, nets, mazes and imagination-inspiring play zones. Within the playground structure, there is a large, full scale play area for older kids and a smaller play zone for toddlers. All equipment is safety-tested and approved by the providing company, along with employees trained in first aid, ensuring a safe environment for parents to watch from designated seating areas or engage in the fun!

Escape Room Alexandria

Escape Room Alexandria is a real-life escape adventure game. Explore themed rooms, find clues & solve logic and analytical puzzles to escape. There are five themed rooms to choose from: Saving Christmas, The Experiment, Dante's Demise, Baker Street Mystery (retired), and Pharaoh's Revenge (retired).

PHONE: (320) 808-0440


ADDRESS: 115 8th Avenue East, Alexandria, MN, United States

Lakes Area Jump 4 Fun Indoor Park

Bounce Houses and inflatables indoor park located in the Viking Plaza Mall! Private Birthday parties, special events, and Waterslide Rentals, Bounce House Rentals, and Foam Cannon Party Rentals.

PHONE: 612-877-1071 | WEBSITE:

ADDRESS: 3015 Highway 29 North, Alexandria, MN, USA  

Blizzard Hockey

Alexandria Blizzard hockey is a Junior A team in the North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL), one of six USA Hockey-sanctioned Tier III Junior hockey leagues and the top training ground in the country for athletes. The Alexandria Blizzard play at the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria, MN.

PHONE: (320) 763-1413 | WEBSITE:

ADDRESS: 802 3rd Ave W, Alexandria, MN, USA

Big Splash Indoor Waterpark

Aquatic adventures await you in this huge indoor waterpark! Located in Arrowwood Resort, you'll find 38,000 square feet of fun featuring three 4-story-tall waterslides, a lazy river, whirlpool spa, water blasters and geysers, basketball shootout, lily pad waterwalk and the 500-gallon splash bucket..."Calypso Cabana!"
Grown-ups and kids alike will enjoy the fun at the Big Splash Waterpark. 

PHONE: (320) 762-1124 | WEBSITE:

ADDRESS: 2100 Arrowwood Lane, Alexandria, MN, United States


320-762-3310 ext 4242


1410 S McKay Ave, Alexandria, MN, USA

Alexandria YMCA

The YMCA offers a wide range of activities, with facilities including a wellness center, aquatic center, gymnasium, group events and more! 

PHONE: (320) 834-9622 | WEBSITE:

ADDRESS: 110 Karl Drive Alexandria, MN 56308

Garden Center Lanes

Garden Center Lanes is your stop for bowling and entertainment! Offering 34 lanes, one of the largest arcades in the area, a full service pro shop, and a snack bar with made to order pizzas. Garden Center Lanes is one of the premiere bowling centers in the Upper Midwest.

PHONE: (320) 763-6565 | WEBSITE:

ADDRESS: Garden Center Lanes 115 30th Ave E Alexandria MN

Woodsman Axe

We are a local family owned and operated axe throwing venue, we have lanes and targets that will appeal to every skill level and strive to maintain a family friendly environment. You can throw at our end grain cottonwood targets that we harvest out of logs from local trees, throw axes at official World Axe Throwing League targets in one of our leagues, or throw at everything from zombies to dartboards on our projector lanes. Come try it out and bring the kids!

PHONE: 320-219-7716 | WEBSITE:

ADDRESS: 124 7th Ave W, Alexandria, MN 56308, USA

NorthStar Sports Complex

The NorthStar Sports Complex is a 70,000 square foot sports complex with facilities for Hockey, Baseball, Softball, Golf and Soccer. The complex houses an Ice Sheet, Field house, PEAK Performance Training Lab (weights, bikes, treadmills, etc.), Shooting Bays and a Chapel. 

PHONE: (320) 219-6489 | WEBSITE:

ADDRESS: 3888 Pioneer Road Southeast, Alexandria, MN, USA

Runestone Community Center

Runestone Community Center has two indoor skating rinks. The ice is used for hockey at all levels and ages, along with formal figure skating practices and events. The west rink is used occasionally for curling. TheRCC also hosts large regional dry-floor events such as Alexandria College's graduation ceremony, Bull-a-rama and the KXRA Home & Garden Show.

PHONE: (320) 763-4466 | WEBSITE:

ADDRESS: Runestone Community Center 802 3rd Ave W Alexandria MN

The Sugar Shack

Featuring candy, cookies, hand dipped ice cream, candy bouquets, cookie bouquets, fresh fudge and more!

The One Stop Candy Shop of Alexandria!

If you have a sweet tooth, add The Sugar Shack to your next vacation location! Great for any occasion, or even no occasion what so ever!

(320) 759-1843


606 Broadway Street, Alexandria, MN, United States

Alexandria Community Education Performing Arts

Alexandria Community Education Performing Arts strives to provide a vast array of artistic programming to the Alexandria Area, utilizing the Performing Arts Center at Alexandria Area High School and the Auditorium at Discovery Middle School. Please visit the District website and click on the Community Education tab for more information on upcoming events including music, dance, theatre, comedy, and more. 

Douglas County Library

Quiet environment for research, books, periodicals and more. Printing service and free Wifi.

PHONE: (320) 762-3014 | ADDRESS: 720 Fillmore St Alexandria, MN


Watercraft Rentals

 Watercraft rentals, sales and service. Rentals include boats, pontoons, jet skis, fishing boats and paddle boards!

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