HIKE Minnesota: Quarry Park & Nature Preserve

We are honored to announce that Quarry Park & Nature Preserve is a featured hike as part of Explore Minnesota’s 2019 HIKE MN campaign. This beloved attraction in Greater St. Cloud is open year round from 8am to a half hour after sunset. With 683 acres of trails. woodlands, prairies, wetlands, and of course quarries, […]

Greater St. Cloud August Event Roundup

The Dog Days of Summer are making their way into Central Minnesota, and with them they bring a continuous flow of great events to cap off the season with. The Minnesota Senior Games is here for 2019 and back again in 2020, so now’s your chance to check it out and see if you’d like […]

Mighty Great: The Mississippi River in Greater St. Cloud

When you think Greater St. Cloud, you may think of the bustling downtown area, attractions like Quarry Park and Nature Preserve and Lake George, and Crossroads Mall. What might not immediately come to mind is the fact that the Mississippi River flows right through the heart of St. Cloud. She offers not only breathtaking views […]

Greater St. Cloud July Event Roundup

From celebrating the red, white, and blue to live music nearly every day of the week, July is packed with fun for all ages. Catch a fireworks show in St. Joseph or St. Cloud. Rock out at Jugfest, Buzzfest, Firefest, Barden Park and with Pamela McNeill. Take in an interactive, unique show at the Great […]

Greater St. Cloud June Event Roundup

Summer is all about festivals, family, friends, and fun! Greater St. Cloud has all of that and more to offer for the month of June. Kick it off with a good ole’ baseball game, then shop small and browse some local art. Catch a concert in the gardens, at Pioneer Place, and Lake George! Sample […]

St. Cloud Golf Courses

There really is no better way to start a warm summer day than with a round (or two) of golf on a sprawling, scenic golf course. St. Cloud is home to three 9 hole courses and two 18 hole courses that are fun for golfers of all skills to enjoy. So if whether you’re looking […]

Best Free (& cheap) Things to do in Greater St. Cloud

Having fun in Greater St. Cloud does not have to cost a lot of money – or anything! There are so many great ways to enjoy the area for free or very little. Here are just a few ideas to get you started, but the options – when you sprinkle in a little creativity and […]

Greater St. Cloud Garage Sales 2019

Are you a professional bargain hunter? A champion at finding used hidden gems? An MVP at getting the best value? Then you’re in luck! We have compiled a huge list of Greater St. Cloud area city-wide and neighborhood-wide garage sales planned for 2019. Use this list to formulate your plan of attack, then gather your […]

Best Hiking Paths in Greater St. Cloud

March 30th is National Take a Walk in the Park Day, and what better way to celebrate than by… taking a walk in the park! These city, county and regional parks in Greater St. Cloud have easy, beautiful hiking (or strolling) paths with some of the best views in Minnesota. Don’t believe us? Go see […]