The Willmar Curling Club was founded in 2004, and has about 100 members. It is located 90 miles west of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul in Kandiyohi County.  The curling club draws from an area of about 50,000 persons.

The Willmar Curling Club is honored to be chosen as the host club. This is the arena curling club's second selection as a national event host in three years.  In 2013, the club hosted the USA Mixed National Championship, and received outstanding reviews for ice quality and hospitality.