Waterparks, amusement parks, laser tag, parks and beaches make Brainerd a great family vacation destination.

Family Fun Directory

Amusement Parks

Brainerd Minnesota is home to a wide variety of great family activities and our Brainerd Lakes amusement parks are a great addition to any visit. Whether it is a stop at Paul Bunyan Land and This Old Farm Pioneer Village or Pirates Cove for mini golf or go cart racing there are plenty of great memories to be made.

Make sure when building your list of things to do in Brainerd you include these and be sure to stay at one of our great Brainerd and Baxter Minnesota HotelsWater Parks and RV Park to give you centralized access to these great Brainerd amusement parks and everything else that the Brainerd Lakes area has to offer.

Plus take a look at our Brainerd Hot Deals page where you may find discounts on these great Brainerd Lakes amusement parks and other great places.

Amusement Parks

Water Parks

Brainerd is home to three of the best Minnesota waterparks. In addition to our great lake resorts, we have some of the best Minnesota water parks you’ll experience! Each offers a unique lodging experience from giant water slides that dive and swirl through well-designed pools and playgrounds—to quiet gentle pools, treehouses and hot tubs—you’ll find pure water fun for the whole family at our Brainerd Minnesota water parks!

Think a Minnesota water park vacation will be noisy? Not at our Brainerd water parks. Some of the most advanced water park technology has been used and the water park resorts have been designed to offer quiet places to relax and retreat. There’s something for every member of the family at Brainerd MN water parks.

What better way to book a weekend family retreat? Enjoy the best water parks in Minnesota, explore greater Brainerd lakes area, dine at our famous restaurants and enjoy hours of shopping, fishing, snowmobiling and world-class golf! After hours of fun in our famous Minnesota indoor water parks, escape to your comfortable suite—many feature classic Up North Lodge décor and furniture, and offer unique “themed” suites.

Think Brainerd water parks are just for family fun? Brainerd water parks make a perfect business lodging experience! Book your corporate retreat or meeting here, and enjoy the fun-filled water and relaxing pools in your downtime. We’ve got great dining, lounges and all the conveniences you need to make a Brainerd water parks lodge your next business destination!