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Fasching – a German Mardi Gras

Fasching – a German Mardi Gras is an old carnival tradition that originated in the European Alps to chase away winter. Each year, strips of cloth are strung across downtown streets in the German peasant tradition, and the “Narren,” masked characters in colorful costumes, walk the streets inviting people to the party. New Ulm‘s version […]

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Gull Lake Frozen Fore

The 12th Annual Gull Lake Frozen Fore!  The World’s Largest Golf & Snowmobile Charity Event! Friday, February 24 thru Sunday, February 26, 2017 This three-day celebration of all things winter, brings together a weekend of activities and fun for adults. From snow golfing to dancing on a frozen lake, this winter weekend is unlike any other. Friday […]

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38th Annual Eel Pout Festival

Minnesotan’s embrace winter. That’s why thousands will be heading North to fish and party at the 38th Annual Eel Pout Festival in Walker. In addition to fishing for one of the ugliest fish, “eel pout”, there are lots of winter activities to keep you entertained.  The traditional Friday fish fry will be featuring eel pout […]

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Great Weekday Special – Maple Knoll Inn – Rush City

Doing things on the weekend can be a real hassle. Golf courses are packed, lakes are busy, everything you like to do is always crowded with lots of people. Why not take a few vacation days and take advantage of our great weekday get-away special we are offering at the Inn. Book a two night […]

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Do Something Romantic – Renew Your Vows at the Maple Knoll Inn!

When staying at the Maple Knoll Inn, Rush City, we offer a super romantic service most B&B’s don’t offer. The ability for you as a married couple to renew your vows! Some time ago I set up a surprise vow renewal for my spouse and I. After the ceremony my spouse told me that it […]

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Murder!!

Looking for a fun filled weekend? March 19th is Murder Mystery Weekend at the Maple Knoll Inn in Rush City, Minnesota. Book a room and join us for a fun filled evening. Rooms will book fast so book today and we will send you information about your role. The year is 1928. The place Chicago’s S.P. […]

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Panic!!

Valentines Day is 4 weeks away! What do I get my spouse? Clothing? Risky! You buy something too big and, well you know. How about a household appliance? If you have done this before it is likely you learned your lesson. What does a women really want? Something romantic. She wants to spend some romantic […]

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Participate in a murder at the Maple Knoll Inn

The year is 1923 and you have been subpoenaed by the Rush City Police to the Maple Knoll Inn Bed and Breakfast. You, your significant other, and up to two other couples are suspects in a murder. You will need to solve the murder by asking questions and sharing information. <strong>Remember</strong><em>, <em>you may be the […]

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With the 4th over – What Is Left To Do This Summer??

Are you kidding me??? There is always lots of things going on around the Maple Knoll Inn in beautify Rush City!! Scenic boat rides in Taylors Falls, wine tasting, concerts, fishing, and golf. When was the last time you went mini golfing, bowling or played Frisbee golf? All these activities are just a short drive […]

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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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