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Category Archives: Community Event

Stay at the Inn and Visit Bentleyville

Have you ever visited the magical town of Bentleyville, Minnesota? It is truly a wonderful town worth the visit, but you can only see the magic at night. Like the play, Brigadoon, which only existed for 1 day every 100 years, Duluth features a magical Christmas City that only exists for a short time each […]

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Annual Blue Collar BBQ and Arts Festival

Saturday, August 8 Faribault’s biggest block party is back!  12 hours of live music, food vendors, beer garden, BBQ contest, home-brew contest, washers tournament, pull tabs, recycled art sale, craft vendors and more. Visit Minnesota’s newest micro-brewery, F-Town, featuring IPA, Nut Brown, American Ale to Oatmeal Stout and beyond. The Historic Hutchinson House B&B is a […]

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Meet Rick & Kelly Dale from American Restoration!

The History Channel series, American Restoration hosts Rick and Kelly Dale, will be in Faribault, Minnesota on Thursday, June 18, at 3:00 pm, to celebrate the placement of a Tilt-A-Whirl car, which was restored this past August on the popular cable show.  The car will be placed in the historic downtown as part of Faribault’s Heritage […]

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Afton Strawberry Festival and Marketplace – June 27 & 28th

Afton Strawberry Festival And Marketplace Saturday June 27 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.) and Sunday June 28 (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.) Afton Town Square Park Everyone knows that the charming town of Afton is a delightful destination in the summer. And this is especially true during Afton Strawberry Festival and Marketplace! Returning for its […]

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Afton Art in the Park (Save the date)

36th Annual Afton Art in the Park Sept. 27 and 28, 2014 For Immediate Release: The Afton Area Business Association is pleased to present the 36th annual Afton Art in the Park, September 27 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.) and 28 (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.), 20113. The event takes place in the Afton Town […]

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Why Stay At The Maple Knoll Inn?

Why should you stay at the Inn and not some hotel? I can answer that in two words – Amenities and Atmosphere. Amenities – We have three beautifully appointed rooms each with their own personal style. Each room has a queen size bed. We use only high quality linens. We supply plush robes you can […]

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Two Big Events – Rush City Music and Art Fest and Hay Days

Saturday, August 16 Rush City is hosting the Annual Music and Arts Festival at the Chisago County Fair Grounds. Live bands begin playing at 9 am. Enjoy music from the 50’s, 80’s country, gospel, blues and Elvis! There are many vendors, food, art, a car show, beer and music. The event is FREE. September 5-7 […]

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Big Weekend in Rush City – Maple Knoll Inn

A big week coming for Rush City! Thursday, July 17th – The Chisago County Fair Begins! Motocross is the event of the evening! Friday, July 18th – The county fair continues with The NTPS Tractor Pull AND at Chuckers Bowl a fund raiser for the Namyaki Girls Secondary School Tanzania. Chucker’s is across the street […]

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Afton Strawberry Festival June 28 – 29th 2014

Afton Strawberry Festival June 22nd-23rd 2013 Afton, Minnesota – Steamboat Park and along St. Croix Trail Artists, Great Food, Business Vendors and Second-hand Flea Market Be sure to visit the local Afton businesses for special Afton Strawberry Festival promotions, prizes, activities and sales! Saturday, June 22, 2013 10am to 5pm 10am to 5pm: Afton Historical […]

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Maple Knoll Inn – Rush City – Turns 100!

Come join us for the 100th birthday celebration! Our house was built in 1914 and we are celebration this milestone. Join us for light refreshments and live music.  Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy the fun July 19 from 12:30 to 2:00. After that go uptown and enjoy the parade and Chisago County Fair, […]

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