Visiting the Willmar Lakes Area

This sample itinerary can be customized for any time of year. Offering a variety of attractions and activities for your group to tour, the Willmar Lakes Area has everything you need! Home to great historical museums, unique specialty shops, theaters, wineries, attractions, and exciting events, Willmar is the perfect group destination. DAY ONE 11:00am –… Read more »

The 44th Annual Warrens Cranberry Festival

Always the last full weekend of September Show hours: 7am – 5pm daily Fresh cranberries, chocolate-covered cranberries, fried cranberries on a stick, cranberry pies, cranberry scones, cranberry salsas, and the list goes on and on of all the cranberry treats to taste at the annual Warrens Cranberry Festival! Top all of that with more than… Read more »

Wabasha Street Caves

What better way to show your groups the history of St. Paul than with the Wabasha Street Caves? Carved out of sandstone and dating back to the 1840s, these caves have been used for numerous activities including: growing mushrooms, storage of food and belongings, music, and dancing. Legend has it that gangsters Ma Barker &… Read more »

The Guys Have It!

Written By: Kathleen Somers Pop a car hood, dig a hole in your yard, or start construction on anything, and men will come flocking. Even if it’s just to stand around and watch, they love projects. Competitive by nature with a built-in can-do attitude, men attract to tools, sports and challenges. So it makes perfect… Read more »

Central MN Brewery Tours

This sample itinerary is best during the summer months.  DAY ONE 10:00am – 2:00pm Clear Waters Outfitting Company offers a variety of options for group fun. Whatever your group’s aquatic interests may be—canoes, kayaks, fishing kayaks, or stand up paddleboards—they have what you need for a great time. The most popular option for groups is either… Read more »

Along the Banks of the Cannon River

This sample itinerary can be customized for any time of year. Situated along the scenic Cannon River, just south of Minneapolis and Saint Paul and northwest of Rochester, you will find the Northfield area. Whether you enjoy history, the arts, nature, or shopping, you’ll find everything you need in this classic American river town. Discover… Read more »

History & Baseball in Fargo

This sample itinerary is best during the spring and summer months, but can be customized for any time of year. DAY ONE 9:00am – 12:00pm Thirty-five miles south of Fargo is Fort Abercrombie. Known historically as “the Gateway to the Dakotas,” this fort once guarded vital transportation routes and served as an important supply point… Read more »

A Cosmic Experience at MN State University Moorhead

Explore the planets and the known universe at the Planetarium at Minnesota State University Moorhead. At the heart of the planetarium is an Elumenati digital projector with UniView data visualization software. The result is a multimedia presentation that will awe, amaze, entertain and educate viewers of all ages. The planetarium has two different types of… Read more »

Minnesota Renaissance Festival 2016

Open Weekends August 20th – October 2nd Labor Day & Festival Friday (Rain or Shine) The Minnesota Renaissance Festival began in September of 1971 on a 22-acre field in Jonathan, MN. More than 25,000 people visited the two-weekend grand opening of the festival, then named “A Celebration of Nature, Art, and Life!” That celebration has… Read more »

Escape to Lutsen Mountains

Lutsen is the perfect balance of proximity; close enough to many attractions and cities, yet far enough to take you a world away. A tour around Lake Superior or along the North Shore is not complete without riding on the Midwest’s only aerial tramway. This scenic gondola brings your groups over the Poplar River valley… Read more »