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Grand Old Days

For over 40 years Grand Old Days has been the first event of the summer, and the largest 1-day festival in the Midwest USA.  This year, the festival expands to a full weekend event featuring two distinct days with very different activities. Saturday, June 4, Grand Old Days will have a completely different feel than […]

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Winter Can Be Fun!

With new fallen snow in the Southern Region the past two weekends have been filled with guests who choose to embrace winter as only Minnesotans can do. Two couples in particular shared that they were “first-timers” to the B&B experience and we think they’re hooked now! Both complimented their stay with snowshoe outings. One of the B&B couples had a fun-guided tour […]

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Stay at the Maple Knoll Inn, Enjoy the Fall Colors and Do Some Wine Tasting

Fall is a great time to enjoy the colors and to spend a little time sipping some local wines. Book a room at the Maple Knoll Inn and enjoy some of the great wineries located close by. We have many wineries in the area! Visit North Folk, Wild Mountain, James Perry, North Ridge, Winehaven, the […]

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Wine and Cheeze Lunch Cruise on the St. Croix

Wine and Cheese Lunch Cruise: Thursday, September 24th: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Delight all of your senses as you cruise the beautiful St. Croix River on the elegant Taylors Falls Princess paddle boat. You’ll enjoy a delicious lunch, great Winehaven wines, and some of the best local cheeses while experiencing the breathtaking rock formations […]

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Hinckley’s Smokin” Ribfest

What a great event! Stay at the Maple Knoll Inn Bed and Breakfast in Rush City, Mn and drive the short distance to this fun event.. Enjoy everything the Inn has to offer and then enjoy the day at the ribfest.

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Historic Faribault Pub Crawl

An Historic Pub Crawl Series will be held on Friday nights, June 19, July 3 and August 7, 2015, beginning at 7:00 pm, in Faribault. We’re bringing people who love history together with B&Bs (beer & bars) . . . it’s a new way to appreciate both. Join us on an enjoyable stroll through Faribault’s […]

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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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What are people saying about the Maple Knoll Inn B & B?

We are so thrilled when our guests take the time to comment on their stay with us. Here are some recent comments: Our first time in a B&B the experience was great. Thank you for sharing your home – Aron and Danna What a pleasure to stay here! You’ve done a wonderful job with the […]

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Great Wine Tasting Deal – Combine it with a stay at the Maple Knoll Inn

It is a great time to visit local wineries and the Minnesota Grape Growers have a great deal for you. For just $25 you can buy a passport that grants the holder tastings at 10 wineries! This is a great value! The Maple Knoll Inn is located close to several of the wineries. Book your […]

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Participate in a murder this winter

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. Remember, you may be the […]

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