Posts Tagged: Shopping

Flee to Albert Lea!

This sample itinerary is best spring through fall, but can be customized for any time of year. Day One 9:30 – 11:30 am Visit the Freeborn County Museum and Historical Village, one of the finest historical museums in Minnesota.  Currently undergoing a massive addition, scheduled for completion in Spring 2013.  The museum houses the displays… Read more »

Spoke and Wheel Tour!

This sample itinerary is best during the spring and summer month but can be customized for any time of year.          DAY ONE Mishicot, Wisconsin 5:00 pm Fox Hills Resort welcomes you with a step-on greeting and a complimentary welcome reception in the hotel lobby. Rest, relax and explore the wonderful things… Read more »

The Steele County FREE Fair!

This sample itinerary is best in August – as the Fair is held Annually Day 1 10:00 a.m. Discover Owatonna and Steele County history at the NEW Steele County History Center.   Check out their latest exhibit Electrifying Minnesota:  imagine what it was like, for the first time to have electricity available at the flick of… Read more »

Merriam Convention & Visitors Bureau

Merriam, Kansas—Kansas City’s next-door neighbors! Located just 10 minutes from Kansas City’s vibrant downtown and nearby all metro attractions, Merriam offers big-city amenities with small-town hospitality and friendly visitor service. If unique group venues are on your itinerary, please visit K.C. Strings Violin Shop—an inspiring place where stringed instruments are crafted, sold and played in symphonies… Read more »

Visit the NEW Steele County History Center in Owatonna, MN

Day One 10 – 11:30 am Visit the State School Orphanage Museum to learn the story of Minnesota’s orphans from 1886-1945. Explore and tour the grounds of the West Hills Campus and stop at Cottage 11. Highlights include the Children’s Cemetery, Audio Kiosks, Root Cellar, gift shop, and of course, the opportunity to walk through… Read more »

Experience St. Cloud’s “Shopping and Theatre”

Perfect for a girlfriend get-away weekend. 9-10:30 am Welcome to The Grande Depot. Housed in a beautifully restored 1912 Soo Line Depot, it offers two upscale retail choices for discerning consumers. Accentric offers extensive stylish home décor, gourmet foods, exclusive culinary, children’s gifts and much more. Cork & Cask offers central Minnesota’s most unique selection… Read more »

42nd Annual Minnesota Renaissance Festival

It is hard to escape the smell of tasty delicacies with more than 100 food booths throughout the village. Taking your group trip to the Minnesota Renaissance Festival would not be complete without a famous turkey leg. Rotisserie smoked turkey legs have become a staple to most patrons who visit the festival. However, a turkey… Read more »

Bellevue’s True Riverfront Itinerary

Nestled between towering wooded bluffs and bordered by the mighty Mississippi, Bellevue offers an assortment of venues to relax with nature, enjoy shopping and dining, and participate in festivities throughout the year. Let their experts be your guide. Itinerary 10 – 10:30 am Bellevue literally translates to “beautiful view.” A representative from Bellevue’s chamber will… Read more »

Carve out your niche in Hinkley

From Itineraries Minnesota Winter/Spring This itinerary is best all year long. 10 – 12:00 pm Visit the Hinckley Fire Museum, which interprets the Great Hinckley Fire of 1894, that destroyed Hinckley and neighboring towns. One of the worst natural disasters in Minnesota history with winds over 75 mph, a firewall 5 miles high and air… Read more »