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 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 29th for the brothers2 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 delicious meal.
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.
Montevideo Area Chamber of Commerce & Convention and Visitors Bureau 320.269.5527 www.montechamber.com Enjoy our local art, beautiful parks, hunting, fishing, outdoor recreation, unique shops/boutiques and fantastic dining.
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 Our mission is to be a catalyst, facilitating opportunities for economic and social growth by developing and challenging leaders to build on the region’s assets.
"Lake Which Speaks" Cabin 12065 1st Street, Watson, MN 320.269.9182 VRBO #815364 Small, rustic cabin located in the heart of the meander. Hand crafted by Doug & Brook Pederson, Meander artists.
Almich's Market 1340 9th Street, Granite Falls 320.564.3444 Visit our homemade deli, fresh baked daily bakery, fresh produces and signature meat department in Granite Falls. Check out our new store in Clara City.
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.
Grandstay Hotel & Suites 1805 E Hwy 7, Montevideo 320.269.8000 www.crossingsmontevideo.com Indoor pool, whirlpool. Refrigerators and flat screen TVs in all rooms. Free hot breakfast. Free wireless internet.
Granite Falls American Legion Post #69 60 6th Ave Granite Falls, MN 56241 320.564.2537 www.granitefallslegion.com Live entertainment, banquet hall for events, pull-tabs, food and drink specials all year round. Located on the Minnesota River.
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 Introducing local poet, Lauren K. Carlson. Lauren and friends will read and demonstrate how to write and fold ‘pocket poems’ of your own. Join us for local music on Saturday.
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.
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
The Picket Fence Motel 118 1st Street, Dawson, MN 56232 320.769.4787 For a clean, comfortable & affordable stay in a historic city. Fridge, microwave, toaster, in-room coffee, wifi & cable TV in all 8 rooms.
The Rivers Family Restaurant 320.269.8662 Stop in for a bite to eat, whether it be breakfast, steak, chicken or dessert, we have what you’re looking for! Or warm up with cappuccino, hot chocolate or coffee!
Valentino’s Restaurant 320.269.5106 Family Restaurant, homemade pastries, beer & wine. Extended hours during Meander - Serving special menu including Gabe’s smoked ribs on Saturday evening!
Unique Shops and Attractions
billy maple tree's 228 Main St, Milan, MN 56262 320.734.4868 Local art, gifts, and old wares.
Dawson-Boyd Arts Association Dawson 320.312.2311 www.dawsonboydarts.org Memorial Auditorium in Dawson: the best place for great performances from October to June!
Granite Area Arts Council 807 Prentice Street, Granite Falls 320.564.4042 www.graniteareaarts.org K.K. Berge Gallery. Building community through art! Regional artist exhibitions, art classes and art experiences.
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.
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.
ACIRA 320.324.7111 www.aciracoop.net Bringing state of the art technology to our communities.