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    Welcome to Benson

    Benson is one of the best kept secrets in western Minnesota for a great family getaway. We have many things to offer that will make your stay here unforgettable.

    If you need a vacation from your last vacation, we suggest giving Benson a try. We cater to those who want to relax and enjoy.

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    The Benson Community

    The City of Benson, county seat for Swift County, is located in West-Central Minnesota with a population of 3,240. Benson is approximately 130 miles west of Minneapolis/St Paul metropolitan area, 30 miles west of Willmar, and 22 miles east of Morris. Highways 12, 29, and 9 all travel through Benson. It is a great place to live, work and raise a family! Come visit for a weekend or a week. You may decide to stay for the rest of your life!

     

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    Come Visit Benson

    Benson is one of the best kept secrets in western Minnesota for a great family getaway. We have many things to offer that will make your stay here unforgettable.

    If you need a vacation from your last vacation, we suggest giving Benson a try. We cater to those who want to relax and enjoy.

     

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Visit Benson

One of the best kept secrets in Minnesota for a family getaway.

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Community

Enjoy the quality of life a small town provides at your fingertips.

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Chamber of Commerce

A good place to start or expand a business and raise a family.

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City of Benson

County seat for Swift County, is located in West-Central Minnesota.

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Great Community Shots

Benson is one of the best kept secrets in western Minnesota for a great family getaway. We have many things to offer that will make your stay here unforgettable.

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Recreation

The Benson area is home to some of the finest recreational opportunities in West Central Minnesota. Our wide variety of summer and winter activies include something for the whole family.

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Community

The City of Benson, county seat for Swift County, is located in West-Central Minnesota with a population of 3,240. Benson is approximately 130 miles west of Minneapolis/St Paul metropolitan area, 30 miles west of Willmar, and 22 miles east of Morris.

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Golfing

The Benson Golf Club is one of the finest golf facilities in the area. Our 18-hole layout offers challenges for all levels of golfers which include 10 holes with water hazards, tree-lined fairways and 26 sand bunkers!
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Ribfest

At the Benson Golf Club Ribfest we feature 8 local rib cooks, with a fry stand, apple stand, and many local vendors that sell their crafts. With live music playing the whole time it's a great family fun environment for a great price.

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Craft Fair

Women's of Today's Holiday Expo and Bingo. Come and and find many different craft items and join in the Bingo Fundraiser the proceeds to go to a worthy charity.

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Kid Day

A celebration dedicated to kids, it is a traditional event that takes place each summer on the third weekend in July.

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Next Large Event in Benson

Benson Band

Pioneerland Band Festival

Started in 1988, the band festival has been an ongoing tradition in Benson. Held on Flag Day (June14th) each year, some of the finest high school marching bands in the state compete for cash prizes and trophies.

This fabulous parade, sponsored by the Benson High School Music Boosters and the Benson Chamber of Commerce is one you don't want to miss and won't soon forget!

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