Our Information Centers are temporarily closed as of March 21, 2020.

We are working to maintain business statuses as quickly as changes occur. If you are a business owner, please contact us as your plans change at (218) 387-2524 or email info@visitcookcounty.com

local businesses whose profit margins are razor thin and whose employees rely on their paycheck. While many businesses have had to close for the time being in accordance with Minnesota Governor Walz Executive Orders, there are a number who are working to provide services to the public while maintaining appropriate health and safety standards. Please understand we are not encouraging travel at this time however some people may be arriving here to supplement community health care providers, care for family members or find they are not able to return to Canada.

Looking for a place to eat? Who is open during COVID-19 pandemic

While dine-in meals at Minnesota restaurants are no longer permitted, curbside pick up and delivery is still available at this time.

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Buy Local! Retail Hours during COVID-19 pandemic

Don’t forget about your favorite small business retailer, consider browsing their online store from where you are.

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Lodging and other businesses during COVID-19

Local businesses who have provided information on how they will be proceeding during the COVID-19 pandemic.

If you have an update to provide, please leave a message at 218-387-2524, or email info@visitcookcounty.com.






  • Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts : Closed March 22 – April 30, 2020 at Bluefin Bay Resort, Surfside Resort & Spa and Temperance Landing. Primary reservation line staffed 8 am – 9 pm daily @ 1-800-258-3346 reserving May 1st and beyond.