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Summer Vacationer August September

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Birthplace of America

BIRTHPLACE OF AM

ERICA

BIG OLE

The 28-foot tall Viking statue is located at
the north end of Broadway in Big Ole Park,
across the street from the Runestone Mu-
seum at 206 Broadway.

KENSINGTON RUNESTONE

The world-famous Runestone is located at
the Runestone Museum, 206 Broadway in

Alexandria.

RUNESTONE MUSEUM

206 Broadway, Alexandria. Summer hours:

9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday,

Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday
from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Along with the Runestone, the museum holds
exhibits on Native Americans, early immi-

grant history, the history of Alexandria, a

memorial/gun exhibit, a Minnesota wildlife
exhibit, and a hands-on children’s area.

FORT ALEXANDRIA
Houses the Runestone Museum and is a
nearly exact replica of the stockade built in

1862 and contains several original buildings,
including an 1889 church, a log cabin built in
the late 1860s and an 1885 schoolhouse.

Lakes & Parks

women’s apparel

& tanning

DOWNTOWN ALEXANDRIA • LITTLE FALLS
MORRIS • WAHPETON

320.763.5157 • M-F 9-7; SAT. 9-5:30; SUN. 12-4

516 Broadway • Alexandria • 320-762-8786

522 Broadway
Alexandria

Mon-Fri.- 10am-5:00pm
Sat. - 10am-4pm

320-763-7011
www.dawnsquiltshop.com

111 6th Avenue West, Downtown Alexandria

320-762-0309 • 800-58-5336

Let Kyle
Serve
You!

611 Broadway St.,
Alexandria, MN

320.763.4940

6th & Broadway • Alexandria
320.846.1100 • magpie.com

Featuring Imports from all Scandinavian Countries

604 Broadway, Alexandria • 320.763.6363

www.scandinaviangifts.com

DOWNTOWN

ALEXANDRIA

Shop

Support these local merchants

•Fabrics
•Furniture
•Window Treatments
•Rugs
•Accessories
•Interior Design Service

Alexandria Area Arts
Association

LIVE THEATRE

MILES FROM
NEW YORK.

RIGHT ON

BROADWAY.

320-762-8300

www.alexandriaareaarts.org

618 Broadway, Alexandria, MN

Velkommen!

Jewelers

Karrow

a fine diamond and jewelry company

J

K

k a r r o w j e w e l e r s . c o m

Downtown Alexandria

320-763-3334

Viking Plaza Mall

320-763-5833

609 Broadway • Alexandria •320.763.8377

theinteriorshoppe@embarqmail.com • theinteriorshoppe.com

Mens Wear

630 Broadway Downtown Alexandria

HOURS: M-Fri 9am-7pm - Sat 9am-5:30pm

“DOWNTOWN”

320-762-2475

Men of All Sizes

Tuxedos - Shoes - Boots

GIFTS • HANDBAGS • JEWELRY
FUN APPAREL • CARDS

614 Broadway, Alexandria

Hours: 10am–5pm Monday through Saturday

New Designer Labels

for Less!

320-219-7159 Like us on Facebook!

Not good with any other coupon or special. Expires Sept. 30, 2013.

10% OFF

A $30.00 PURCHASE

Boutique

518 Broadway • Alexandria • 320.219.7550

320.846.1166 • 614 Broadway Alexandria, MN
creationseventstudio@gmail.com

Check us out on Facebook!

• Unique Home Decor
• Local Artisans • Rental Pieces
• Wedding & Event Design

Refurbished &
Repurposed
Furniture, Home
Decor & so
much more!

109 6th Ave W
Alexandria

www.thegoldengirafe.com

August / September 2013• Vacationer27

your local

DINING

guide

• • •

R001887522

Restaurant
Restaurant

Saloon

320-763-7712

Downtown Alexandria

Renovated Old Burlington Train
Depot overlooking Lake Agnes.

•Large Menu •Salad Bar
• Pizza - The Best in the Area
•Dine In or On the Deck
• Full Loung, TV’s,
Pool Tables & Games
•DJ Thurs-Sat Nights
•Large Groups Welcome
• Full Catering Available

Reservations recommended, but not a must!
See you at the Depot!

…the art of wine

at Geneva Golf Club

3 miles East of Alexandria on Hwy. 27
to Liberty Road, North 3/4 mile

320.762.7092

ALWAYS
OPEN TO THE
PUBLIC

OPEN DAILY
AT 11AM

• Full Service Bar
• Finest Quality & Wide Variety
of Menu Choices
• More than 50 Lunch Choices
• Dinner Specialties
Hand Cut Steak, BBQ Ribs, Pan Fried
Walleye, Prime Rib, Broasted Chicken
• Daily /Nightly Specials
• Most Items available for Take Out

lflb

Y

Outdoor Patio or Indoor Dining!

Serving Lunch & Dinner
We support our local farmers
by using fresh, seasonal ingredients!
GREAT SELECTION OF BEER AND WINE

A hidden gem • big city food in small town USA

613 Broadway, Alexandria 320.846.0777

OtdPtiIdDii!

115 6th Ave. E, Downtown Alexandria • 320-759-2277

The Area’s premier wine bar & restaurant

• 70+ wines by the glass
• Specializing in

unique craft beers

• Eclectic gourmet food

all from scratch

• Live music every Thursday,

Friday & some Saturdays

Tues-Wed 4-10 • Thurs-Sat 4-11:30

sixthavenuewineandale.com

Experience Classic Railcar Dining

STEAKS • CHOPS • SEAFOOD • PASTA

4417 St. Hwy. 27, Alexandria

3 miles east of downtown Alexandria

Reservations 320-763-6677

www.thewestonstation.com

Come home to Weston Station

• Full Bar
• Appetizers
• Baskets
• Burgers • Dinners
• Salads • Wraps
• Sandwiches

Urbank, MN • 218-267-6455

Come
Try Our
Deep
Fried
Turtle!

Wed., Thurs., Fri. 3pm-1am
Sat. 11am-1am
Sun. 11am-Midnight

Sunday Bufet 11am-2pmFri & Sat. Only!

UbkMN2182676455

FORADA BAR
& GRILL

DOWNTOWN FORADA

320-762-0428

BEST
STEAKS
IN TOWN

Alexandria, MN
Call 320-763-9983

Home to Central MN’s Blues Connection

The ONLY HANDTOSSED
PIZZAS AROUND!
WEDNESDAY night

• $100

off any menu item over $600

thursday night

• 1/2 price appetizers & baskets

saturday

Save 20% on the best hand tossed pizza around!
Dine in only!

Pizza delivery

Fri. & Sat. 5-9 pm and Sunday noon-6pm

Join us for our
classic American fare

Serving Breakfast

Lunch • Dinner

Great Drink

Specials & 1/2
Price Appetizers!

HAPPY HOUR
Mon. - Sat.

28August / September 2013 • Vacationer

R001887523

Voted #1

PEOPLES’ CHOICE

320-759-0885

Full Menu 11 am - 11 pm daily
Hwy 94 & Hwy 29 S, Alexandria
www.doolittles.com

Full Menu including Ribs,
Broasted Chicken & Burgers!
Food Served Until 11 pm
Full Service Bar

Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 11:30am-1am
Fri.-Sun. 11am-1am

For more information call 320-834-2532
or 218-267-2726 during club hours.

OPEN DAILY Serving lunch & dinner

• BURGERS • STEAKS
• SEAFOOD • PASTAS
• ICE CREAM DRINKS • FULL BAR

Mon.-Sat. open at 11am. Sun. open @3pm

4960 Co. Rd. 42 NE, Alexandria

1 Block North of the

Carlos / L’ Homme Dieu bridge

320-846-1051

www.interlacheninn.com

Open

7 Days

a Week

Breakfast
served
All Day

Since 1925, Alexandria’s Recommended Family Dining

Visit us at travelersinncafe.com

Full Menu from Omlettes & Pancakes,
to Walleye & Prime Rib

Known for Great Breakfasts: Egg Dishes,

Omelettes, Pancakes, Waffles, Biscuits & Gravy

Breakfast Specials Mon - Sat. ‘til 10am
Homemade Soups & Daily Specials
Deli Sandwiches
Area’s Best Salad Bar
Caramel Rolls, Homemade Pies

511 Broadway - Historic Downtown - 320-763-4000

Daily Food &
Drink Specials

• New full menu • Full Bar
• Live Entertainment
• Bargo (like bingo) Thurs. 7pm
• Electronic gambling & Bingo

coming May 1st

• Pull Tabs LIC#05642-008

Hwy 29 N • Alexandria • 320-762-1324

Full Service Bar!

Open Daily at 11 am

• Burgers
• Sandwiches
• Baskets • Salads
• Pasta • Pizza

Now Serving Lunch

Mon. - Fri. 11 am - 2 pm

115 30th Ave E, Alexandria, MN

320-763-6565 • 1-800-657-3294

FULL MENU FROM A VARIETY OF

Appetizers to Salads, Sandwiches,
Prime Rib and Steaks

Fast Track Lunch Special

Mon-Fri 11am-1:30pm

Sunday Buffet starting at 9am

• More than 30 tap beers
• Nightly drink specials

Appetizers & Soups • Sandwiches & Wraps
Pasta • Salads • Burgers • Poultry
Fresh Fish & Seafood • Steaks & Ribs

Weekly Specialties!

Tuesday: Build Your Own Burger
2 of ‘em for $10.95! 5-9 pm

Friday: Pasta Bufet 5-9pm

Create your own pasta dish & see it sautéed on the spot!

Sunday: Prime Rib Brunch 8am-2pm

Breakfast & lunch favorites including prime rib & glazed
ham, omelette station, fresh rolls, fruit and biscuits & gravy!

320-762-1124 • www.arrowwoodresort.com
2100 Arrowwood Lane NE, Alexandria

320-834-3250 GARFIELD MN

HOURS: Mon.-Thurs. 3pm-2am
Fri. - Sun. 11am-2am

• Outdoor Patio • Live Music
• Sand Volleyball
www.bugaboobay.com

August / September 2013• Vacationer 29

30August / September 2013 • Vacationer

Whether you’re look-

ing forward to sev-
eral days of
camping or just
want to stop for a
picnic, Douglas County offers a vari-
ety of city, county and state parks
perfect for
your needs.
Most of

the communities in Douglas County
maintain parks, many offering play-
ground equipment and picnic areas.
There’s even a park just for your
pup!

Most facilities are open year round
for outdoor fun and recreation from
hiking and walking to skiing and skat-
ing.

Lakes & Parks

Vacationer

AREA PARKSCITY PARKS

ALEXANDRIA CITY PARK

North Alexandria, 1 block west of Co. Rd. 42.
Playground, picnic area, tennis courts, swimming

beach, bathhouse and fishing pier.

BIG OLE CENTRAL PARK

North end of Broadway, Alexandria.

Gazebo and parking area for the Central Lakes
Trail.

DEAN MELTON FILLMORE PARK
Fillmore St. and 15th Ave West, Alexandria.

FRED FOSLIEN PARK

In Victoria Heights, 2 blocks south of Hwy 27 off

Knut St., Alexandria.

GENEVA CREST PARK

West side of Lake Geneva, Alexandria. Hwy 27 East
to Birch Ave., east on Basswood, two blocks east

on Geneva Drive.

GOOSE PARK

Three blocks west of Broadway on 5th Ave. West,

Alexandria.

LAKE AGNES PARK

South shore of Lake Agnes along Co. Rd. 37 in

Alexandria

LAKE CONNIE PARK

7th Ave. East between Roosevelt and Spruce

streets in Alexandria

LAKEVIEW PARK

Hwy 27 East and Birch Ave, Alexandria. Hwy 27
East to Birch Ave, west on Runestone Place, west

on Lake Park Ave.

LEGION PARK

Broadway and 8th Ave. West, Alexandria.

MANOR HILLS PARK

Hwy 29 North to Manor Drive, two blocks right on

Springdale, Alexandria.

MARTIN’S HOPE PARK
2nd Ave. across from Big Ole Central Park.

NOONAN PARK
Nokomis Street and 10th Ave., Alexandria.

OAK KNOLL PARK

Northeast side of Alexandria near McKay Ave. Hwy

29 North, right on McKay, left on Oak Knoll Drive.

There’s one calling your name!

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