Sponsors

Chambers, CVB, Cities & EDA

Appleton Area Chamber of Commerce
320.289.1527
www.appletonmn.com

Big Stone Arts Council
320.487.1001
www.bigstonearts.com
Committed to Community Building by Opening Doors to the Arts

Big Stone County
www.bigstonecounty.org

Big Stone Lake Area Chamber
320.839.3284
www.bigstonelake.com
Come visit us! We have something for everyone: lakes, golf, fishing, resorts, snowmobiling, bike trails and much more!

Chippewa County
www.co.chippewa.mn.us

City of Benson
320-843-4775
www.visitbensonmn.com
www.visitbensonmn.com We welcome you! Come to shop, dine, swim, golf, relax and stay!

City of Clara City Economic Development Authority
320.847.2142
www.claracity.org

City of Granite Falls Economic Development Authority
320.564.2255
www.granitefalls.com/eda.html
Committed to growing and diversifying the economy in Granite Falls through the attraction and retention of business.

City of Madison Economic Development Authority
320.598.7373
www.ci.madison.mn.us

City of Milan
320-734-4411
www.milanmn.com
A unique village with a Scandinavian backdrop; deep in local history preservation, art and culture.

City of Ortonville Economic Development Authority
320.839.6155
www.ortonvilleeda.com
For everything Big Stone Country

City of Watson
320.269.8543
www.cityofwatson.com
Meander Kick-off. Join us on Friday, September 30th for a Jerry Ostensoe concert at the Watson Town Hall, the cultural heart of our community.

CURE
114 1st Street SW (Downtown Montevideo)
320.269.2984
www.cureriver.org
Minnesota based non-profit organization working to protect our water, promote clean energy and provide climate change solutions.

Dawson Area Chamber
712 6th St Dawson, MN 56232
320-769-2981
www.dawsonchamber.com
Plan your Meander route to stop in Dawson for unique shopping, a cup of coffee or a meal at our restaurants!

Granite Falls Area Chamber & CVB
320.564.4039
www.granitefallschamber.com
Musical Chairs on Friday Night! Progressive dinner starting near the footbridge through Granite Falls with live music at each stop.

Lac qui Parle County
www.lqpco.com

Lac qui Parle County Economic Development Authority
320.598.7976
www.lqpeda.com

Madison Area Chamber of Commerce
320.598.7301
www.madisonmn.info

Montevideo Area Chamber of Commerce & Convention and Visitors Bureau
320.269.5527
www.montechamber.com
Welcome to our All-American City on the River! Visit our many shops, dining establishments and historical site, camping, outdoor sports, hunting, gaming and fishing and so much more!

Montevideo Economic Development Authority
320.269.6575
www.montevideomn.org
Progressive community development through the recruitment & retention of businesses and quality jobs.

Southwest Initiative Foundation
800.594.9480
www.swifoundation.org
SWIF is a single connection offering unlimited possibilities to grow and promote people, businesses, entrepreneurs and communities in rural southwest Minnesota.

Swift County
www.swiftcounty.com

Upper Sioux Community
Granite Falls, MN 56241
320.564.3853
Tribal Operations

Western Minnesota Prairie Waters Regional Tourism
866.866.5432
www.prairiewaters.com
Contact Prairie Waters for regional travel information.

Yellow Medicine County
www.co.ym.mn.gov/

Dining and Lodging

Almich's Market
1340 9th Street, Granite Falls
320.564.3444
Visit our homemade deli, fresh baked daily bakery items, fresh produce and signature meat department.

Bootlegger's Supper Club
1940 11th Ave, Granite Falls, MN 56241
320-564-4003
bootleggerssupperclub.com
Made from scratch food so good it should be illegal.

Carl's Bakery, Inc.
810 Prentice St., Granite Falls
320.564.2531
Delicious bakery products made from scratch! Awesome BBQ, sandwiches and soups served daily!

Club 7-75 Supper Club
66844 MN-7, Odessa, MN 56276
320.273.2339
Serving handcut steaks, seafood, homemade salad bar & weekly specials. Open at 5pm. Proud to host a Meander artist! Lunch served 11am - 1pm during Meander weekend.

Crossings by Grandstay Inn and Suites
1805 E Hwy 7, Montevideo
320.269.8000
www.crossingsmontevideo.com
Indoor pool, whirlpool. Refrigerators and flat screen TVs inall rooms. Free hot breakfast. Free wireless internet.

Granite Falls Super Motel
845 Hwy 212 W, Granite Falls
320.564.4075
www.granitefallssupermotel.com
60 rooms, clean, indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, wireless internet, cable with HBO, breakfast, 10% off with Meander passport.

Jake's Pizza
207 1st St., Montevideo
320.269.2115
Meander weekend special hours: Friday & Saturday open 11 am - 2pm for lunch and open at 4:00pm seven days a week. No matter how you slice it, Jake’s makes the best pizza.

Java River Cafe
210 S 1st St, Montevideo, MN
320.269.7106
www.javarivercoffeeshop.com
Unique coffee shop/cafe and community hub serving great coffee, homemade desserts, and locally produced food.

Lingonberry's Pastry & Coffee Shop
124 2nd Street NW, Ortonville, MN
320.305.6232
Located on Main Street! Find us on Facebook! Serving fine pastries, coffee, soup and more! Relax and enjoy.

Milan American Legion Post 359
320.734-4600
Happy Hour 4-6, back room available for small parties, proud supporter of the area arts community.

Milan Community Center & Full Circle Thrift Shop
Old Milan School Building on 4th Street
320.734.4128
Thrift Store and Art Studios open. Delicious soups and sandwiches served Meander weekend. Take outs available.

Prairie Waters Inn
900 N Munsterman, Appleton
320.289.2500
www.prairiewatersinn.com
After a full day on the Meander, stop in and enjoy your stay!

Prairie's Edge Casino Resort
5616 Prairies Edge Lane, Granite Falls
866.293.2121
www.prairiesedgecasino.com
Minnesota's newest and friendliest casino and RV Park. Featuring gaming action, 160 luxurious hotel rooms, Prairie View RV Park, and dining.

Sportsmen Inn
611 West Hwy 212, Montevideo, MN 56265
320-269-8889
www.sportsmeninn.net
23 restful, fully remodeled rooms with flatscreen TV's and wireless internet. All roads lead to the Sportsmen Inn, where you hold the key. Refrigerator, microwave and in-room coffee in each unit.

Subway - Appleton
25 SW Minnesota St.
320.289.2248
For the freshest subs around, stop in and enjoy a healthy eating experience.

Subway - Dawson
422 Oak St.
320.769.2248
For the freshest subs around, stop in and enjoy a healthy eating experience.

The Abby of the Hills Inn and Retreat Center
46561 147th Street, Marvin, SD
605.398.9200
www.abbeyofthehills.com
Former Benedictine Monastery provides a beautiful and peaceful setting for your personal, group or business event or retreat.

Viking Motel
1428 E Hwy 7, Montevideo
320.269.6545
www.vikingmotelmontevideomn.com
Air conditioning. Cold Weather Hook-Ups. Refrigerator and microwave in every room. TV and internet accessibility.

Willie's Korner Store
1197 Granite St., Granite Falls, MN
320.564.3637
Large selection of frozen seafood, fillets and smoked fish. Best dried beef and fresh deli meats. Gift certificates available.

Unique Shops and Attractions

Big Stone Apple Ranch
35445 State Highway 7, Clinton
320.305.1254
Find us on Facebook! A family owned and orchard & market.

Dawson-Boyd Arts Association
Dawson
320.769.2955 x246
www.dawsonboydarts.org
Memorial Auditorium in Dawson: the best place for great performances from October to June!

Doug's Tree and Shrub Service
7025 Hwy 7 SW, Montevideo, MN 56265
320.269.9182
Wood recycling business with artwork, lumber, tree service and much more! Taxidermy, sawmill, stump grinding and firewood.

Granite Area Arts Council
708 Prentice Street, Granite Falls
320.564.4042
www.graniteareaarts.org
K.K. Berge Building. Building community through art! Regional artist exhibitions, art classes and art experiences. on Facebook

Heritage Hill (Minnesota Valley Antique Farm Power)
20th Avenue SW, Montevideo, MN 56265
www.heritagehill.us
Chili cook off and swap meet/rummage sale will be held on Saturday, October 1st from 11am-4pm. Find us 4 miles east of Montevideo on Hwy 7.

Hollywood on Main, LLC
214 S 1st Street, Montevideo
320.841.0368
Find us on Facebook! Once a theater, this historic space is now a premier event center offering seating capacity for over 400, spacious floor plans and the finest in acoustic quality.

Lac qui Parle Valley Vineyard
3423 240th Street, Dawson, MN 56232
320.226.2086
Vineyard in rural Dawson established in 2001, a 10-acre vineyard on the Lac qui Parle River. We produce grapes for wine, table and juice. Come and visit.

Land Stewardship Project & Milwaukee Road Heritage Center
301 State Rd., Montevideo
320.269.2105
www.landstewardshipproject.org
Railroad Depot Museum with model railroad & rail cars to view. www.montevideomrhc.org

Milan Village Arts School
97 Washington Avenue, Milan
320.734.4807
www.milanvillageartsschool.org
Dedicated to engaging the community in the practice of the traditional, contemporary and folk arts.

Rolling Acres Boutique - Beardsley
320.265.6139
www.rollingacresboutique.com
Located on our farm, we have unique, one-of-a-kind items, antiques, purses, jewelry, candles and much more.

Talking Waters Brewing Co.
205 South 1st Street, Montevideo, MN 56265
320.321.1444
Find us on Facebook! Enjoy locally brewed craft beer in our comfortable tap room. Wed-Fri 3pm - 10pm Saturday 12pm - 10pm

Visit Dawson's Unique Shops
Dawson, MN 56232
(1) Monica’s Apparel & Accessories featuring unique clothing where "fashion is my passion" (2) Marc’s on Main a unique floral and gift shop with coffee bar; (3) Rod's Auto Body & Radiator Repair; (4) Cellar Door featuring handcrafted items; (5) ALS Mercantile with new live bird aviary.



Services

Acira
320.324.7111
www.aciracoop.net
Bringing state of the art technology to our communities.

Benson Family Eyecare
219 14th Street S, Benson, MN
320.842.4131
www.toddtrudelod.com

Big Stone Radio 1350 KDIO Ortonville & Power 106.3
www.bigstoneradio.com www.power106rocks.com

Cenex/C Stores of Montevideo & Granite Falls
320.269.8861
Featuring Hot Stuff Pizza and subs. We serve our communities.

Citizens Alliance Bank – Clara City & Granite Falls
(320) 847-3702 & (320) 564-4522
www.citizensalliancebank.com
We are, “Customer Driven, Community Focused” at all of our nine branches!

Co-op Credit Union - Montevideo
320-269-2117
www.co-opcreditunion.com
We’re your financial home.

Dawson Co-op Credit Union
320.769.2908
www.dawsonco-opcu.com

F&M Bank of Minnesota Clarkfield
320.669.4431
www.fmbankminnesota.com

Farmers & Merchants State Bank
Appleton
320.289.1454
www.farmers-merchants.com

Glen & Jackie Herfurth

Granite Falls Bank
320.564.2111 www.granitefallsbank.com

Hoff Chiropractic
320.564.3830

KDMA AM 1460, KMGM FM 105.5 & KKRC FM 93.9
www.KDMAnews.com

Keith & Deb Koerlin

KleinBank
www.kleinbank.com
Madison 320.598.7592 Montevideo 320.269.6454

KLQP-FM 92.1 Radio
Madison
320.598.7301
www.klqpfm.com
For local news, sports & weather.

Minnwest Bank Central Montevideo, Dawson & Ortonville
www.minnwestbank.com
We take your banking personally. And that’s a good thing.

MVTV Wireless
320.564.4807
www.mvtvwireless.com
Non-profit, member-owned coop providing affordable and reliable broadband internet to Southwest Minnesota

Pioneer Public Television
800.726.3178
www.pioneer.org
Featuring Meander artists on our Postcards Program.

Prairie Sun Bank
Milan, MN
320.734.4444
prairiebank@maxminn.com

Rekow Management, LLC Investment
Montevideo
320.269.7889
www.rekowmanagement.com
We provide a personal approach with professional results.

Spencer H. Kvam, Attorney at Law
Granite Falls
320.564.3825
General practice, including wills, trusts, estates, real estate and business law.

State Bank of Danvers
Benson - 320.843-3828
ww.sbdanvers.com
Improving the lives of our neighbors for 110 years!

State Farm Insurance
761 Prentice, Ste 1, Granite Falls
320.564.3323
Mark Henderson, Agent

The Appleton Press
Appleton, MN
320.289.1323

United Prairie Bank
303 6th Ave, Madison
320.598.7541
www.unitedprairiebank.com
We'll help you get there.

Wojtalewicz Law Firm, Ltd.
Appleton
320.289.2363 800.377.1812
www.wojtalewiczlawfirm.com
Decades of experience. Dedicated to the rights of the injured.