Sponsors

Chambers, CVB, Cities & EDA

Appleton Area Chamber of Commerce
320.289.1527
www.appletonmn.com
Plan a stop to shop, eat and refuel. Applefest 3rd weekend of September.

Benson Area Tourism Board, Chamber of Commerce
320-843-3618
www.visitbensonmn.com
www.bensonareachamber.com www.visitbensonmn.com We welcome you! Come to shop, dine, swim, golf, relax and stay!

Big Stone Arts Council
320.487.1001
www.bigstonearts.com
Non-profit organization promoting visual arts, community drama, music and art education through community education.

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 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
Where success happens! We have an environment where business thrives and succeeds - simple, straighforward and productive!

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

Clean Up the River Environment (CURE)
Downtown Montevideo
320.269.2984
www.cureriver.org
Committed to the protection, preservation and restoration of natural places.

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 of Commerce & Granite Falls Riverfront Revitalization, Inc.
320.564.4039
www.granitefallschamber.com

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.

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

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

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.

Budger's Dinner House
PO Box 55, Maynard, MN
320.367.2110
Come and enjoy our great food!

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!

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.

Fiesta City Motel
620 W Hwy 212, Montevideo
320.269.8896
www.fiestacitymotel.com
A friendly place to stay! Cabins and kitchenettes, cable tv and high-speed internet. Refrigerator, microwave and in-room coffee in each unit.

Granite Falls Economart
1340 9th Street, Granite Falls
320.564.3444
visit our homemade deli, fresh baked daily bakery items, fresh produce and signature meat department.

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.

Granite Falls United Church of Christ
210 9th Ave, Granite Falls, MN
320.564.2442
Box lunches & beverages w/vegetarian option available. Dine in or take out. 10am - 1:30pm on Saturday, October 4th.

Guest Rooms at Holt House
13035 30th Ave SE, Granite Falls
320.309.0092
www.theholthouse.com
Stay in an 1884 octagon house. Enjoy our historic home and rural location one mile from Granite Falls.

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 Jules Coffee House & Bistro
221 2nd St. NW, Ortonville
320.487.1111
www.javajules.com
Full Espresso bar with an assortment of drinks, panini sandwiches, soup, chili, fresh salads, quiche and other pastries. Dine in/carry out.

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.

Jimmy’s Pizza - Granite Falls
776 Prentice St, Granite Falls
320.564.3737
Dine in, carry out or delivery! Freshly made pizzas to your order, with pastas, salads, and wraps available.

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
25 SW Minnesota St.
320.289.2248
We offer the freshest ingredients to top your favorite sub. We also carry ice cream.

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
Marvin, SD
605.398.9200
www.abbeyofthehills.com
Former Benediction Monastery provides a beautiful and peaceful setting for your personal, group or business event or retreat.

The GuestHouse
320.487.0741
Vacation rental home and private gallery featuring ten local artists, six of whom are part of the Meander. VRBO.com property #561123

The Inadvertent Cafe
320.760.6742
Downtown Clinton
Homemade Sausage, bread & yogurt. The best breakfast for 100 miles. Open 6am to 10am Mon-Sat

Topper's Bar and Grill
311 State Road, Montevideo
320.269.9401
Featuring a wide variety of steaks, burgers, seafood and sandwiches. Large beer and wine selection and Saturday morning breakfast!

Valentino's Restaurant
110 S 1st St., Montevideo
320.269.5106
Saturday evening serving Gabe's smoked ribs, beer and wine available. Sunday morning serving egg bake, rolls and muffins.

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
Your one Stop Shop. Groceries, snacks, deli and buffalo meats, tobacco, fishing and hunting licenses. Largest selection of seafood.

Unique Shops and Attractions

billy maple tree's
Milan, MN
320.734.4868

Dawson-Boyd Arts Association
Dawson
320.769.2955 x246
www.dawsonboydarts.org
Memorial Auditorium in Dawson: the best place for great performances throughout the year!

Granite Area Arts Council
708 Prentice Street, Granite Falls
320.564.4042
www.graniteareaarts.org
Building community through art! During the month of September, GAAC hosts a group exhibition of Meander Artists. Monthly classes and art experiences.

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
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.

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) Wanda's Coffee Cup Café serving breakfast and lunch daily,catering and baked goods; (4) Cellar Door featuring handcrafted items.



Services

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

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

Casey's General Stores
www.caseys.com

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

Citizens Alliance Bank

www.cabankmn.com
Customer driven, community focused with seven locations. 320.847.3702-Clara City 320.564.4522-Granite Falls

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

Fagen, Inc. - Granite Falls
320.564.3324
www.fageninc.com
Fagen, Inc. is a full service heavy industrial contractor.

Granite Falls Bank and F&M Insurance Farmers & Merchants State Bank of Clarkfield and F&M Insurance
320.564.2111 www.granitefallsbank.com 320.669.4431 www.fmbankminnesota.com 320.564.4575 www.fminsmn.com

Hoff Chiropractic
320.564.3830

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

KleinBank
www.kleinbank.com
Madison 320.598.7592 Montevideo 320.269.6454

KLQP-FM 92.1 Radio
Madison
320.598.7301
www.klqpfm.com
News, weather, sports, & music for the Prairie Waters region.

Madison Bottling Co.
Madison, MN
320.598.7573
Quality beverages since 1917.

Michael Juenemann
PO Box 184, Granite Falls
320.564.3763
Certified Public Accountant

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.