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Grand Forks, ND • East Grand Forks, MN


             2012
     Visitors Guide
                                               2-5       shop




                                                                               index
                                               6-13 dine
                                               14-17 stay
                                               18-23 see and do
                                               24-29 get outside
                                               30-33 downtown
                                               34-37 hot spots
                                               38-45 ads
                                               46-47 coming to town
                                               48-49 maps

        simplygrand
  Simple? Grand? Things around here
 are actually both. Our rich agricultural
 heritage is livened up with arts, sports
           and special events.
    Relax with a simple walk or leisurely
dinner—or indulge in tickets to world-class
entertainment or a memorable evening at
 a gourmet restaurant. We have a perfect
  blend of simple and grand, ready to fit
      your schedule, taste and style.

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brands, bargains
and bright spots
 Check out boutiques, apparel and
art shops downtown. On the south
                                         It’s easy to find
  side, find malls and your familiar
                                         those hot-ticket
  retailers. Or shop our renowned
                                       items and one-of-
outdoor and sporting goods stores.
                                           a-kind buys.




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Shopping Centers                    University Village                Lillian’s                            Outdoors and More
                                    N Columbia Rd., Grand Forks       12 S 3rd St.,
★ Columbia    Mall                                                                                         Acme Tools
                                    Near Ralph Engelstad Arena,       Grand Forks, 701-335-5018
2800 S Columbia Rd.,                University Village includes       Open the first Thursday-Sunday       1705 13th Ave. N,
Grand Forks, 701-746-7383           restaurants, shops, a gas         of every month with reasonably       Grand Forks, 701-746-6481
www.shopcolumbiamall.com            station/convenience store,        priced, designer-inspired            Full-line selection of hand tools,
Anchored by JCPenney,               services and townhomes, with      handbags, accessories, jewelry       power tools, woodworking
Macy’s and Sears, Columbia          more additions on the way.        and women’s clothing.                machinery, lawn and garden
Mall has more than 75 stores                                                                               equipment and accessories.
surrounding the Dakota Café                                           Mode
Food Court, where visitors can                                        1375 S Columbia Rd.,                 Andy’s Harley Davidson
relax by the fire and recharge
                                    Antiques                          Grand Forks, 701-757-2600            2756 N Washington St.,
with tasty eats from Magic          Flashbacks Etc.                   Women’s designer jeans, organic      Grand Forks, 701-775-6098
Chopstix, Forks & Spoons,                                             tees, jewelry, home décor and        Full-service dealership selling
Hana Famous Chicken or              Riverwalk Centre,
                                    East Grand Forks, 218-773-1216    more at outlet prices, in an         dream bikes plus parts and
Subway. The kids will also                                            upscale boutique environment.        clothing.
enjoy the soft play area in
                                    Plain and Fancy
the mall’s west wing.
                                    Antique Mall                      Scan Design                          Cabela’s
                                    820 Washington St.,               1803 S Washington St.,               210 DeMers Ave.,
Grand Cities Mall                                                     Grand Forks, 701-757-2444
                                    Grand Forks, 701-775-0714                                              East Grand Forks, 218-773-0282
1726 S Washington St.,
                                                                      Offering sleek, modern               The world’s foremost outfitter,
Grand Forks, 701-772-8121
                                                                      Scandinavian furniture and           offering outdoor enthusiasts a
Anchored by Kmart, Ace                                                home decor.                          shopping experience like
Hardware, Family Dollar and         Unique or Boutique                                                     no other.
Play it Again Sports, the Grand                                       The Twelve Houses
Cities Mall also has several        Adley Anne’s                      2017 DeMers Ave.,                    Revolutions Power Sports
locally owned stores, a rock        224 N 4th St.                     Grand Forks, 701-757-2025            4225 36th Ave. S,
climbing gym and Bingo Palace.      Grand Forks, 701-757-2229         New Age metaphysical store           Grand Forks, 701-746-4997
                                    Classic to trendy fashions for    specializing in crystals, incense,   Leading motorcycle, ATV and
Grand Forks Marketplace
                                    mom-to-be and baby.               essential oils, gemstone jewelry,    outdoor equipment dealer with
32nd Ave. & 34th St.,
                                                                      tapestries, tote bags, books,        one of the area’s best selections
Grand Forks                         Cyn’s Home Décor                  feng shui and more.                  of parts, apparel and accessories.
Easily accessible from I-29, this   2516 S Washington St.
retail and restaurant mecca         Grand Forks, 701-746-9252         True Colors                          Scheels Sports
includes Ashley Furniture,          Open the first Thursday–          6 S 3rd St.,                         1375 S Columbia Rd.,
Best Buy, Famous Footwear,          Sunday of every month;            Grand Forks, 701-795-5660            Grand Forks, 701-780-9424
Furniture Row, Gordmans,            featuring wall décor, lamps and
Kohl’s, Lowe’s Home                                                   Resale boutique specializing         First-class customer service, in
                                    decorative accessories in very    in high-quality, brand name          addition to the world’s largest
Improvement, Michael’s, Old         limited quantities, with new
Navy, Riddles Jewelry, Super                                          women’s fashions, along with         selection of sporting goods,
                                    selections every day.             home décor and unique gifts.         sportswear and footwear.
Target, IHOP, Ruby Tuesday
and others.                         Kittson & 3rd                     Velkommen
★ Riverwalk    Centre               28 S 3rd St.,                     23 N 3rd St.,
                                    Grand Forks, 701-620-9023         Grand Forks, 701-775-8482
211 DeMers Ave.
East Grand Forks, 218-773-2371      One-of-a-kind and name brand      Popular with locals and
                                    clothing, accessories and gifts   visitors alike, this charming
Across the street from Cabela’s,    for women.
Riverwalk Centre is home to                                           shop offers an eclectic
Knick Knack Paddy Whacks,                                             mix of ever-changing,
                                    LA Rie Boutique                   authentic and quality
TNT Outfitters, Signature
                                    2860 10th Ave. N,                 Scandinavian art,
Jewelers, Mamma Maria’s Italian
                                    Grand Forks, 701-757-0536         clothing and
Restaurant & Pizzeria and a
15-screen movie theater.            Upscale clothing, footwear and    collectibles. Bus
                                    accessories for men and women.    tours welcome;
                                                                      please call ahead.

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                                              Indulge in award-winning
                                                  pizza at a rooftop
                                                restaurant, tantalizing
                                             bakery creations and more
   forkfuls of flavor                          distinctively good eats.

        Savor foodie-worthy fare
at upscale restaurants, legendary dishes
at 24-hour dives, authentic ethnic flavors
      and of course, comfort food.


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                                                                             Arby’s                             Bonzer’s Sandwich Pub              Cold Stone Creamery               Denny’s                             Guiseppe’s                       Hana Famous Chicken
                                                                             1419 S Columbia Rd.,               420 DeMers Ave.,                   3551 32nd Ave. S,                 3770 32nd Ave. S,                   414 DeMers Ave.,                 Dakota Café Food Court,
                                                                             Grand Forks, 701-795-9913          Grand Forks, 701-775-0365          Grand Forks, 701-738-2350         Grand Forks, 701-757-7526           Grand Forks, 701-757-1020        Columbia Mall,
                                                                             3851 32nd Ave. S,                  Home of the 20-oz. Schooner        Premium ice cream customized      Known for “grand slam”              Authentic, homemade Italian      Grand Forks, 701-746-7383
                                                                             Grand Forks, 701-772-2056          and some of the best chili         to order with a variety of        breakfasts but also serving         fare in a quaint downtown
                                                                                                                around to accompany more than      different mix-ins.                burgers, sandwiches, seafood,       ristorante.                      Happy Joe’s Pizza
                                                                             ★Azur                              40 varieties of sandwiches.                                          chicken and more. Open 24 hours.                                     & Ice Cream Parlor
                                                                                                                                                   Culver’s                                                              Gramma Butterwick’s              2909 S Washington St.,
                                                                             Howard Johnson Inn,
                                                                             Junction I-29/Hwy 2,               Bronze Boot Steakhouse             3451 32nd Ave. S,                 Domino’s Pizza                      Family Restaurant                Grand Forks, 701-772-6655
                                                                             Grand Forks, 701-772-7131          & Lounge                           Grand Forks, 701-772-9199         2705 S Washington St.,              1421 S Washington St.,           Family style pizzeria offering
                                                                             Bistro cuisine emphasis for        1804 N Washington,                                                   Grand Forks, 701-746-6437           Grand Forks, 701-772-4764        delicious pies, oven-baked pasta
                                                                                                                                                   Dairy Queen                                                                                            dishes, sandwiches and ice
                                                                             breakfast, lunch and dinner,       Grand Forks, 701-746-5433                                                                                Hearty, home-cooked
                                                                                                                                                   Hwy 220 N,                        Drunken Noodle                                                       cream, plus a large lunch buffet.
                                                                             plus a large Sunday brunch.        Steaks, chops, chicken and                                                                               breakfast and lunch specials.
                                                                                                                                                   East Grand Forks, 218-773-7602    415 2nd St. NW,
                                                                                                                seafood prepared over an open
                                                                             ★B   & B’s Restaurant                                                 3600 S Columbia Rd.,              East Grand Forks, MN                ★Great   American Grill          Hardee’s
                                  Get exactly what you’re                                                       pit broiler, plus a chuckwagon
                                                                                                                                                   Grand Forks, 701-738-8530
                                                                             Ramada, Junction I-29/Hwy 2,       buffet lunch.                                                        Featuring Asian-style noodles,      Hilton Garden Inn                1750 S Columbia Rd.,
                                  craving, from familiar                     Grand Forks, 701-775-3951                                             1209 N 5th St., Grand Forks,      rice dishes and modern classics     4301 James Ray Dr.,              Grand Forks, 701-772-8249
                                  flavors to genuine Thai,                   Great American cuisine served
                                                                                                                Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar     701-772-3801 (Closed in winter)   such as mac & cheese.               Grand Forks, 701-775-6000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          IHOP
                                                                             for breakfast, lunch and dinner.   2717 S Columbia Rd.,                                                                                     Breakfast buffet with lunch
                                  Mexican, Japanese and                                                         Grand Forks, 701-775-9464          Dairy Queen/Orange Julius         Eagle’s Crest Grill                 and dinner off the menu that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          3951 32nd Ave. S,
                                                                                                                                                   1205 S Washington St.,                                                                                 Grand Forks, 701-775-7001
                                  Italian cooking, flown-in                  Babylon                            Chargrilled burgers, sandwiches,
                                                                                                                                                   Grand Forks, 701-775-5422
                                                                                                                                                                                     King’s Walk Golf Course 5301 S      includes specialty sandwiches,
                                                                                                                wraps, salads and chicken wings                                      Columbia Rd., Grand Forks,          salads, burgers, pasta, steak    Fluffy pancakes and hearty
                                  seafood, delectable                        108 N 3rd St.,
                                                                                                                tossed in a variety of tasty                                         701-787-3491                        and seafood.                     breakfast plates, in addition to
                                                                             Grand Forks, 701-772-0515                                             Dakota Deli                                                                                            great burgers, sandwiches and
                                  desserts and chocolate-                    Authentic Middle Eastern fare
                                                                                                                sauces, with an atmosphere ideal                                     Sandwiches, pasta, steak, chicken
                                                                                                                for game-watching. Seasonal        UND Memorial Union,               and seafood for lunch, dinner and   Great Wall Buffet                dinner entrees. Open 24 hours.
                                  dipped potato chips.                       that includes gyros, hummus
                                                                                                                outdoor seating.                   Grand Forks, 701-777-0438         Sunday brunch. Open year round.     3555 Gateway Dr.,
Dining                                                                       and fresh baked naan.
                                                                                                                                                   ★Dakota                           Seasonal outdoor seating.           Grand Forks, 701-772-1866
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Iron Kettle
                                                                                                                Burger King                                   Harvest Bakers                                                                              3251 32nd Ave. S,
A & W Express                                                                Big Sioux Café                                                        17 N 3rd St.,                     ★El
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Made-to-order Chinese food
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Grand Forks, 701-772-2000
                                                                                                                3765 Gateway Dr.,                                                          Roco Bar & Grill              along with a large buffet and
UND Memorial Union,                                                          4401 32nd Ave. S,                                                     Grand Forks, 701-772-2100                                                                              Expansive buffet with a daily
                                                                                                                Grand Forks, 701-772-0343                                            1730 13th Ave. N,                   Mongolian grill.
Grand Forks, 701-777-0438                                                    Grand Forks, 701-738-0440                                             Combining regional ingredients                                                                         rotating menu.
                                                                                                                1416 S Washington St.,                                               Grand Forks, 701-772-6942
                                       Al’s Grill and Catering               Hearty home-style burgers,                                            to create exceptional, freshly                                        ★Green
★Aalto’s
                                                                             hot turkey and beef sandwiches,
                                                                                                                Grand Forks, 701-772-3025
                                                                                                                                                   made artisan breads, pastries,    Appetizers, burgers, wraps                   Mill                    ★Italian
                                       3615 Gateway Dr.,                                                        3151 32nd Ave. S,                                                    and more served in a lively                                                 Moon Pizza
Canad Inns, 1000 S 42nd St.,                                                 broasted chicken, fresh pastries                                      desserts, sandwiches and                                              1930 S Columbia Rd.,
                                       Grand Forks, 701-795-5183                                                Grand Forks, 701-787-2435                                            nightclub setting.                                                   & Mexican Food
Grand Forks, 701-792-1957                                                    and large breakfast platters.                                         soups served along with fair-                                         Grand Forks, 701-780-9000
                                       Known for its lavosh, taco salad,                                                                                                                                                                                  810 S Washington St.,
Family-style restaurant serving                                              Open 24 hours.                     926 Central Ave. NE,               trade coffee and organic teas.                                        Regionally popular chain
                                       Caribbean chicken wrap, Philly                                                                                                                Five Guys Burgers & Fries                                            Grand Forks, 701-772-7277
breakfast, lunch and dinner,                                                                                    East Grand Forks, 218-773-4121     Seasonal outdoor seating.                                             offering pasta, chicken,
                                       cheese steak sandwich, walleye,       ★Blue   Moose Bar & Grill                                                                               3321 32nd Ave. S,                   seafood, sandwiches, wraps,      Family friendly spot with pizza,
including buffets at lunch
and dinner.                            hand-breaded onion rings              507 2nd St. NW,                    Burger Time                        Darcy’s Café                      Grand Forks, 701-757-1101           salads and several varieties     Mexican, pasta, ribs, broasted
                                       and Al’s famous beef tips and                                            2651 DeMers Ave.,                                                    Award-winning burgers, fresh        of award-winning pizza and       chicken and an extensive all-
                                                                             East Grand Forks, 218-773-6516                                        1400 11th Ave. N,                                                                                      day buffet.
★Alcove    Café                        creamed baby red potatoes.                                               Grand Forks, 701-775-2776          Grand Forks, 701-775-4050         hand-cut fries, hot dogs and        chicken wings. Seasonal
                                                                             Steak, chicken, seafood,
                                                                                                                                                                                     sandwiches.                         outdoor seating.
Valley Dairy, 1125 S 42nd St.,         Amazing Grains                        burgers, pasta, sandwiches,        Cherry Berry                       Classic diner serving breakfast
Grand Forks, 701-746-1564                                                    salads and appetizers served                                          and lunch.                                                            ★Ground
                                       214 DeMers Ave.,                      in eclectic surroundings           3321 32nd Ave. S,                                                    Forks & Spoons                                Round Grill & Bar
Valley Dairy, 4701 S Washington St.,   Grand Forks, 701-775-4542                                                Grand Forks, 701-757-2110
                                                                             of knotty pine and neon.                                              Deek’s Pizza                      Dakota Café Food Court,             2800 32nd Ave. S,
Grand Forks, 701-757-1057
                                       Variety of organic dishes including   Seasonal outdoor seating on        Self serve yogurt bar with                                           Columbia Mall, Grand Forks,         Grand Forks, 701-775-4646
Assorted sandwiches on fresh-                                                                                                                      512 N Washington St.,
                                       homemade soups, sandwiches,           a spacious deck overlooking        numerous flavors and topping       Grand Forks, 701-772-3335         701-746-7383                        Chicken, seafood, steak,
baked bread along with soups,          pastries and smoothies.                                                  options.
                                                                             the river.                                                                                                                                  sandwiches, pasta, salads
tacos, salads and sides.                                                                                                                                                             Fuji’s Japanese Steakhouse
                                                                                                                                                   Del’s Coffee Shop                                                     and appetizers in both the
                                       Applebee’s Neighborhood               Boardwalk Bar & Grill              China Garden                                                         & Seafood                           restaurant and sports bar.
Allison Nicole’s                                                                                                                                   Grand Cities Mall,
                                       Grill & Bar                           415 2nd St NW,                     2550 32nd Ave. S,                  Grand Forks, 701-772-3311         715 S Washington St., Grand Forks
4571 S Washington St.,                 2851 S Columbia Rd.,                                                     Grand Forks, 701-772-0660
                                                                             East Grand Forks, 218-399-3000                                        Breakfast platters, burgers,      Food served Teppanyaki-style
Grand Forks, 701-757-2543              Grand Forks, 701-795-5688             Burgers, sandwiches, salads        Area’s longest-standing Chinese    blue plate specials and a local   with diners seated together
Distinctive breakfast and lunch        Extensive menu includes                                                  Restaurant with mouthwatering                                        around an iron grill while expert
                                                                             and an array of appetizers,                                           favorite—broasted chicken
spot that’s also an interior           riblets, steak, chicken,                                                 dishes like garlic shrimp, moo                                       chefs put on a culinary show
                                                                             featuring a cozy fireplace and                                        and potatoes.
design and floral shop.                sandwiches and salads.                                                   shu pork, Mongolian beef,                                            during meal preparation.
                                                                             several flat screen TVs.
                                                                                                                sesame chicken and mushroom
                                                                                                                egg foo yung.

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Jimmy John’s                          Little Caesars Pizza                Muddy Rivers Bar & Grill             Papa Murphy’s Pizza               Coffeehouses                       Porpoura                           Pizza Ranch                      Red Pepper East
3551 32nd Ave. S,                     2400 S Washington St.,              GuestHouse International Inn,        2750 Gateway Dr.,                                                    Columbia Mall,                     Menards Strip Mall,              1504 Central Ave. NE,
Grand Forks, 701-772-6700             Grand Forks, 701-402-0377           710 1st Ave. N, Grand Forks,         Grand Forks, 701-780-0900         Archives                           Grand Forks, 701-772-1507          Grand Forks, 701-746-4992        East Grand Forks, 218-773-6344
2855 10th Ave. N,                     1801 Gateway Dr.,                   701-787-0733                         2475 32nd Ave. S,                 3012 University Ave.,              Freshly brewed coffee, baked       Featuring a large buffet with    Sub sandwiches and
Grand Forks, 701-775-5400             Grand Forks, 701-772-1784           Steak, chicken, burgers, wraps,      Grand Forks, 701-738-0370         Grand Forks, 701-772-3555          goods and sandwiches, with a       several varieties of pizza and   Mexican food.
                                                                          pasta, appetizers and more.                                            Variety of coffee drinks and       portion of the profits going to    fried chicken.
JL Beers                              Luigi’s Pizza                                                            Paradiso Mexican                  snacks in the heart of the         support cancer patients and                                         ★Red   River Grill & Market
2860 S Columbia Rd.,                  122 4th St. NE,                     ★North  Dakota Museum                Restaurant                        University of North Dakota         their families during treatment.   ★Playmaker’sAll-American         Grand Forks International Airport,
Grand Forks, 701-738-1000             East Grand Forks, 218-773-3036      of Art Café                          905 S Washington St.,             campus.                                                               Lounge & Casino                  701-795-6981
Handmade burgers, potato                                                  Centennial Dr., UND Campus,          Grand Forks, 701-772-3000                                            Starbucks                          Canad Inns, 1000 42nd St. S,     Breakfast, lunch and dinner, plus
chips and fries along with 40         Magic Chopstix                      Grand Forks, 701-777-4195            Local and visitor favorite for    Caribou Coffee                     Super Target, 32nd Ave. S,         Grand Forks, 701-792-1955        an assortment of snacks, served in
varieties of tap beer.                Dakota Café Food Court,             Sandwiches, salads and soups         delicious Mexican-American        2400 S Washington St.,             Grand Forks, 701-787-6177          Between trips to the black       ticketed and non-ticketed areas.
                                      Columbia Mall, Grand Forks,         served amid beautiful works of       food served in a festive          Grand Forks, 701-775-3668          3551 32nd Ave. S,                  jack table enjoy nachos,
Joe Black’s                           701-772-3028                        art. Open Monday-Friday for          atmosphere.                       Coffee drinks and baked            Grand Forks, 701-772-4292          bacon cheese fries, burgers,     Rhombus Guys
118 N 3rd St.,                                                            lunch only.                                                            goods served in a north            1217 S Washington St.,             wraps and hearty sandwiches      312 Kittson Ave.,
                                      Mamma Maria’s Italian                                                    Parrot’s Cay Tavern & Grill                                                                             including hot turkey or beef.
Grand Forks, 701-775-2017                                                                                                                        woods setting.                     Grand Forks, 701-775-7996                                           Grand Forks, 701-787-7317
                                      Restaurant & Pizzeria               Noodles & Co.
Restaurant and sports bar                                                                                      1149 36th Ave. S,                                                    Legendary national chain                                            Funky, three-level downtown café
                                      211 DeMers,                         Opening soon                         Grand Forks, 701-795-4053         Coffee Company                                                        Popolino’s Pizza
serving appetizers, burgers,                                                                                                                                                        serving gourmet coffee,                                             specializing in gourmet pizzas plus
                                      East Grand Forks, 218-773-2225                                                                                                                                                   2600 DeMers Ave.,
pizza, pasta and more.                                                    Specializing in Asian,               Sandwiches, burgers, fiery        2100 S Columbia Rd.,               espresso drinks, teas, pastries                                     wraps, paninis and salads. Seasonal
                                      Southern Italian menu with          Mediterranean and American           wings and a variety of Cajun      Grand Forks, 701-772-1995          and sandwiches.                    Grand Forks, 701-746-7677        outdoor seating on the rooftop.
The Kegs Drive-In                     specialties that include ravioli,   pasta bowls.                         specialties.                      Featuring gourmet coffee
901 N 5th St.,
                                      lasagna, veal marsala, chicken                                                                                                                Stomping Grounds                   Quizno’s Classic Subs            River Deck
                                      parmigiana and pizza.                                                                                      roasted daily along with Italian
Grand Forks, 701-787-5347                                                 North Side Café                      Perkins Family Restaurant         sodas, bagels, pastries, soup      UND Memorial Union,                2650 32nd Ave. S,                415 2nd St. NW- 2nd Floor,
                                                                          3450 Gateway Dr.,                    1305 S Columbia Rd.,              and sandwiches.                    Grand Forks, 701-777-3823          Grand Forks, 701-746-6866        East Grand Forks, 218-399-3000
Classic local drive-in specializing   Marco Pizza
in homemade sloppy joes, onion                                            Grand Forks, 701-738-8500            Grand Forks, 701-746-0493                                            University Place, Grand Forks      1020 S Washington St.,           Owned by the Boardwalk Bar &
                                      3901 S Washington St.,                                                                                     ★Dakota    Harvest Bakers                                             Grand Forks, 701-335-2161
rings and malts. Open during                                              Family restaurant serving hearty     1213 47th St. N,                                                     Popular campus spot offering                                        Grill, this second story restaurant
                                      Grand Forks
summer months only.                                                       breakfast platters, fried chicken,   Grand Forks, 701-775-0900         12 N 3rd St.,                      coffee, specialty drinks, fresh                                     and lounge offers a similar menu
                                      Choose from a variety of pizza                                                                             Grand Forks, 701-772-2100                                             Qdoba Mexican Grill
                                                                          burgers, hot turkey sandwiches,      Large menu with omelets,                                             pastries, soups and sandwiches.                                     with a great view overlooking the
★Kentucky      Fried Chicken          crust options and toppings          meatloaf and more.                                                                                                                           3551 32nd Ave. S,                Red River.
                                                                                                               pancakes, salads, burgers,        Modern café serving fair-trade
                                      along with chicken wings, subs                                                                                                                                                   Grand Forks, 701-738-8222
706 S Washington St.,                                                                                          melt sandwiches and fresh-        coffee and organic tea plus        Urban Stampede
                                      and salads.
Grand Forks, 701-772-3447                                                 Old Chicago                          baked pastries.                   homemade breads, pastries,         324 Kittson Ave.,                                                   Roadhouse Café
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Red Lobster
                                      McDonald’s                          Opening soon                                                           soups and sandwiches.              Grand Forks, 701-746-9531                                           Hwy 2 and I-29 intersection,
Kon Nechi Wa’s                                                                                                 Phoenix Wok & Grill                                                                                     2675 32nd Ave. S,                Simonson Travel Plaza,
                                      2910 32nd Ave. S,                   A unique mix of relaxed                                                ★Java                              Funky downtown coffeehouse         Grand Forks, 701-772-8770
3750 32nd Ave. S,                     Grand Forks, 701-772-2410           family dining and a fun sports       2100 S Columbia Rd.,                      Journey, Valley Dairy                                                                          Grand Forks, 701-772-1273
                                                                                                                                                                                    serving fresh-brewed java,         “Fresh catch of the day”
Grand Forks, 701-775-3421                                                 environment with a menu that         Grand Forks, 701-757-1500         1125 42nd St. S,                                                                                       Comfort food like pancakes,
                                      Highway 2 and I-29 Junction,                                                                                                                  specialty drinks, bagels,          menu along with lobster, crab,
Japanese dishes including                                                 includes pizza, pasta, burgers,      Fine Chinese and American         Grand Forks, 701-746-1564          sandwiches and pastries.                                            biscuits ‘n gravy, country fried
                                      Grand Forks, 701-746-7980                                                                                                                                                        shrimp, scallops, steak and
several varieties of sushi and                                            sandwiches and a line-up of          cuisine including sesame          4701 S Washington St.,             Home of the World’s Smallest                                        steak, hot turkey and beef
stir fry.                             1125 S Washington St.,              110 beers.                                                                                                                                   more.                            sandwiches, chili, chicken strips
                                                                                                               chicken, sweet & sour pork,       Grand Forks, 701-757-1057          Art Gallery.
                                      Grand Forks, 701-772-0231                                                shrimp lo mein, baby back                                                                                                                and fresh-baked pies. Open 24
                                                                                                                                                 Fresh-baked caramel rolls,                                            The Red Pepper
★‘l   Bistro                          Highway 2 and 220 N,                Olive Garden                         ribs and steak.                                                                                                                          hours a day.
                                                                                                                                                 muffins and delicious
Canad Inns, 1000 S 42nd St.,          East Grand Forks, 218-773-3922      2306 32nd Ave. S,                                                                                                                            1011 University Ave.,
                                                                                                                                                 coffee drinks.
Grand Forks, 701-792-1960                                                 Grand Forks                          Pita Pit                                                                                                Grand Forks, 701-775-9671        Ruby Tuesday
                                      Mexican Village                                                                                                                                                                  415 N 42nd St.,
Mediterranean-inspired fare                                               Italian-American restaurant          1113 S Washington St.,                                                                                                                   3915 32nd Ave. S,
                                      1218 S Washington St.,                                                   Grand Forks, 701-738-8008                                                                               Grand Forks, 701-772-8226        Grand Forks, 701-772-1105
with a variety of pizza and pasta                                         chain specializing in a variety of
                                      Grand Forks, 701-775-3653                                                                                                                                                        Home of the legendary
dishes along with sandwiches,                                             hearty pasta and grilled dishes.     2860 10th Ave. N, Grand Forks,                                                                                                           Casual dining chain known for its
salads and appetizers. Seasonal       Grand Forks’ original Mexican                                            701-757-7482                                                                                            “Grinder” sandwich and           bountiful salad bar plus burgers,
outdoor seating.                      restaurant known for huge           Panda Buffet                                                                                                                                 several Mexican specialties.     steak, chicken, seafood, pasta
                                      burritos covered in spicy gravy                                          Pizza Hut                                                                                                                                and more.
                                      and cheese.                         2451 S Columbia Rd.,
Little Bangkok                                                            Grand Forks, 701-780-8800            2751 32nd Ave. S,
300 DeMers Ave.,                                                          Chinese cuisine off the menu         Grand Forks, 701-772-7800                                                                                                                Rumors Bar & Grill
East Grand Forks, 218-399-1122
                                      Mike’s Pizza & Pub                                                       Dine in, delivery or carry out.
                                                                          or from the large buffet and                                                                                                                                                  1720 S Washington St.,
                                      411 2nd St. NW,                                                          1418 S Washington St.,                                                                                                                   Grand Cities Mall,
Authentic Thai and sushi dishes                                           Mongolian grill.
                                      East Grand Forks, 218-773-2479                                           Grand Forks, 701-772-6000                                                                                                                Grand Forks, 701-772-0125
served in modern
Asian surroundings.                   Extensive daily lunch buffet        Papa John’s Pizza                    Delivery or carry out only.                                                                                                              Lunch and dinner offerings such as
                                      plus ribs, chicken, shrimp,                                                                                                                                                                                       burgers, sandwiches, sloppy joes,
                                      sandwiches and New York             1515 S Washington St.,
                                                                          Grand Forks, 701-775-7272                                                                                                                                                     pizza and taco salad.
                                      style pan pizza. Seasonal
                                      outdoor seating.
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Sander’s 1907                      Subway                               ★The   Toasted Frog
22 S 3rd St.,                      1801 Gateway Dr.,                    124 N 3rd St.,
Grand Forks, 701-746-8970          Grand Forks, 701-772-6357            Grand Forks, 701-772-3764
A local fine dining tradition      2400 S Washington St.,               Trendy, upscale lounge and
with a menu that includes          Grand Forks, 701-772-9334            grill with a distinctive menu
Swiss Eiger prime rib, filet                                            of gourmet wood-fired pizzas,
                                   1850 Columbia Rd.,
mignon, crab cakes, bison                                               specialty sandwiches, succulent
                                   Grand Forks, 701-772-3526
barbecue ribs and wild                                                  steaks, fresh seafood, decadent
Alaskan salmon with sweet          315 DeMers Ave.,                     desserts and more.
and spicy Prairie Sauce;           Grand Forks, 701-775-8587
offering a special late            3341 32nd Ave. S,                    Washington Café
night menu after 9 p.m.            Grand Forks, 701-772-9335            2017 S Washington St.,
Reservations suggested.                                                 Grand Forks, 701-757-8900
                                   210 Gateway Dr. NE,
                                   East Grand Forks, 218-773-6637       Diverse menu that covers
Sbarro                                                                  breakfast, lunch and dinner.
UND Memorial Union,                Dakota Café Food Court,
Grand Forks, 701-777-0438          Columbia Mall,                       ★Wendy’s
                                   Grand Forks, 701-775-8276
Slapshot Pizza                                                          1503 S Washington St.,
                                   Walmart Super Center,
                                                                        Grand Forks, 701-772-6536
2215 Gateway Dr.,                  Grand Forks, 701-772-9639
Grand Forks, 701-746-4771                                               3760 32nd Ave. S,
                                   Taco Bell                            Grand Forks, 701-738-8187
Sledster’s Food & Brew             2515 32nd Ave. S,                    Whitey’s
21 S 4th St.,                      Grand Forks, 701-795-9001
Grand Forks, 701-775-0050                                               121 DeMers Ave.,
                                   1301 S Washington St.,               East Grand Forks, 218-773-1831
Bustling downtown bar that         Grand Forks, 701-772-5712
also offers pizza, burgers and                                          Legendary name remains the
appetizers.                        Taco John’s                          same but the interior décor and
                                                                        menu—which focuses mainly
                                   2522 Gateway Dr.,
Southgate Bar & Grill                                                   on steak, seafood and pasta—
                                   Grand Forks, 701-772-5712
                                                                        have been updated.
2525 S Washington St.,             1111 S Washington St.,
Grand Forks, 701-775-7941          Grand Forks, 701-772-9550            Wild Hog
Popular local bar and casino       2651 24th Ave. S,                    4401 S Washington St.,
serving steak, chicken, burgers,   Grand Forks, 701-780-9800            Grand Forks, 701-757-4263
tips & toast and more.
                                   ★Tavern   United                     Modern sports bar and grill
★Space   Aliens                                                         serving up a variety of unique
                                   Canad Inns, 1000 42nd St. S,         sandwiches and burgers along
3250 32nd Ave. S,                  Grand Forks, 701-792-1958            with several smoked meats like
Grand Forks, 701-757-7427          World sports pub for all ages        chicken, ribs and brisket.
Extensive menu of barbecue         with specialties that include beer
ribs, chicken, burgers, stuffed    battered halibut, bison burgers,     World Market
baked potatoes and pizza           chicken quesadillas and beef
                                                                        UND Memorial Union,
served up in a fun atmosphere      stew. Seasonal outdoor seating.
                                                                        Grand Forks, 701-777-0438
that features a kids’ arcade
room. Seasonal outdoor             TCBY Frozen Yogurt
seating.                           2400 S Washington St.,
                                   Grand Forks, 701-746-5004
Speedway Restaurant
805 42nd St. N,                    Texas Roadhouse
Grand Forks, 701-772-8548          3200 32nd Ave. S,
Steak, prime rib, seafood,         Grand Forks, 701-746-7427
barbecue ribs and chicken          Char-grilled steaks, ribs, chicken
served in race-themed              and seafood served country-
surroundings. Seasonal             western style.
outdoor seating.




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 room to unwind
   Bring the kids and you’ll want a
   hotel with an indoor water park.
Girls’ weekend? Stay within walking
distance of great shopping. Business
  trips call for a spot with attached
  restaurants and ample amenities.
   Find your perfect lodging here.




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   Forks Convention & Visitors Bureau.

   Americas Best Value Inn
   1000 N 42nd St. 701-775-0555 1-888-275-0550
                                                          118
   AmericInn
   1820 S Columbia Rd. 701-780-9925 1-800-634-3444
                                                          57                20
   Budget Inn Express
   Highway 2 W 701-775-5341 1-800-437-9562
                                                          45
   Canad Inns Destination Center
   1000 S 42nd St. 701-772-8404 1-888-332-2623
                                                          201 120
   C’mon Inn
   3051 32nd Ave. S 701-775-3320 1-800-255-2323
                                                          80                50
   Comfort Inn
   3251 30th Ave. S 701-775-7503 1-800-228-5150
                                                          65
   Country Inn and Suites
   3101 S 42nd St. 701-757-2200 800-596-2375
                                                          100               40
   Days Inn
   3101 S 34th St. 701-775-0060 1-800-325-2525
                                                          52
   East Grand Inn
   Highway 2 E, EGF, MN 218-773-9822 1-888-904-8840
                                                          60                 15
   Econo Lodge
   900 N 43rd St. 701-746-6666 1-800-553-2666
                                                          45
   Fairfield Inn
   3051 S 34th St. 701-775-7910 1-800-228-2800
                                                          61
   GuestHouse International
   710 1st Ave. N 701-746-5411 1-800-214-8378
                                                          104 300
   Happy Host Inn
   3101 S 17th St. 701-746-4411 1-800-489-4411
                                                          62
   Hilton Garden Inn Grand Forks/UND
   4301 James Ray Dr. 701-775-6000 1-877-STAY-HGI
                                                          100 200
   Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
   4051 32nd Ave. S 701-772-7700 1-866-HLDYINN
                                                          81                 15
   Howard Johnson
   1210 N 43rd St. 701-772-7131 1-800-221-5801
                                                          149 385
   Ideal Inn
   2201 Gateway Dr. 701-792-0422
                                                          30
   Lakeview Inn & Suites
   3350 32nd Ave. S 701-775-5000 1-877-355-3500
                                                          86                35
   Lucky Inn
   1403 S Washington St. 701-772-3459
                                                          19
   Plaza Motel
   309 DeMers Ave., EGF, MN 218-773-1179 1-800-773-1127
                                                          24
   Ramada
   1205 N 43rd St. 701-775-3951 1-800-570-3951
                                                          100 750
   Road King Inn-Columbia Mall
   3300 30th Ave. S 701-746-1391 1-800-707-1391
                                                          85                 15
   Select Inn
   4001 Gateway Dr. 701-795-9960
                                                          32
   Settle Inn
   1211 N 47th St. 701-775-9901 1-800-571-1115
                                                          90
   Sleep Inn
   1350 South 42nd St. 701-757-2900 1-877-424-6423
                                                          82
   SpringHill Suites By Marriott
   2837 S 42nd St. 701-757-4150 1-877-467-5533
                                                          93                 10
   Super 8 Motel
   1122 N 43rd St. 701-775-8138 1-800-800-8000
                                                          33
   Travelodge
   2100 S Washington St. 701-772-8151 1-800-578-7878
                                                          64                50
   Staybridge Suites
   OPENING 2012 1-877-834-3613



CAMPGROUNDS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            BED AND BREAKFAST
  Grand Forks Campground                   Red River State Recreation Area                                                                                                                Turtle River State Park                                                                                                        511 Reeves
  701-772-6108                             218-773-4950                                                                                                                                   701-594-4445                                                                                                                                511 Reeves Drive 701-775-3585



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         now playing
 Plan your play around art, music, theatre,
  sports—or create your own adventure.

   Enjoy one of our premier venues or a
seasonal outdoor show. Sip and stroll during
    one of five yearly Art & Wine Walks;
      find one-of-a-kind pieces at the
               annual Art Fest.




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                                                                         Grand Forks Air Force Base            Museums                              and a larger N Scale depicting     Browning Arts                       with international artists, the        Chester Fritz Auditorium
                                                                         16 miles west of Grand Forks,                                              logging operations in the early    23 4th St. S,                       commissioning landmark works           Yale and University Ave., UND
                                                                         701-747-5023, www.grandforks.af.mil   Heritage Village                     20th Century can be seen in        Grand Forks, 701-746-5090           of art anchored in the Northern        Campus, Grand Forks, Box
                                                                                                                                                    the museum addition. Open                                              Plains and the strength of its         Office: 701-777-4090,
                                                                         Formerly home to the 319th            Hwy 220 N and 20th St. NE                                               Showcasing fine art works in
                                                                                                                                                    to the public from 9 a.m. to 3                                         exhibition program. Includes a         www.cfa.und.edu
                                                                         Air Refueling Wing, GFAFB             East Grand Forks, 218-773-3952 or                                       every medium by more than 50
                                                                                                                                                    p.m. most Saturdays. Admission                                         gift shop and coffee shop. Free
                                                                         now houses a new family of            218-773-3190, www.egfheritage.com                                       area artists including ceramics,                                           Watch the curtain go up on an
                                                                                                                                                    is $1 per person. Special                                              admission and metered guest
                                                                         unmanned aerial vehicles.             Preserving the history of the                                           painting, drawing, printmaking,                                            array of national entertainment
                                                                                                                                                    arrangements can be made                                               parking. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
                                                                         Restored aircraft on display          Northern Red River Valley                                               photography, computer art,                                                 including concerts, Broadway
                                                                                                                                                    for group tours: $25 minimum.                                          weekdays, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
                                                                         at the front gate includes a          through special events and                                              sculpture, jewelry and fiber                                               theatre, children’s shows and
                                                                                                                                                    Handicap accessible.                                                   Saturday and Sunday, closed
                                                                         renovated B-52, KC-135, Minute        static displays. Host to Heritage                                       arts. Open 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.                                             special performances.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           major holidays.
                                                                         Man 3, F-101 and a B-25. Tours        Days, held annually the third                                           Monday-Friday. Call for more
                                                                                                                                                    UND Paleontology
                                                                         are available for groups of six or    weekend of August, which             Collections                        information.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Third Street Gallery                   COMPAC
                                                                         more with three weeks’ notice,        features steam engine threshing                                                                                                                    1420 4th Ave. NW, East Grand
                                                                         Friday mornings, March-October        machines, museum displays,           Corner of Cornell St. & Campus     Colonel Eugene E.                   310 Kittson Ave.,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Forks, 218-773-2405, ext.273
                                                                         only. Call for information or to      demonstrations and more.             Rd., Grand Forks, 701-777-2811,    Meyers Gallery                      Grand Forks, 701-757-3333,
                                                                                                                                                    www.geology.und.edu                                                    www.thethirdstreetgallery.com          Home to many school shows
                                                                         schedule a tour.                      Facilities are available for class                                      Hughes Fine Arts Center, UND                                               and performances as well as a
                                                                                                               and family reunions and special      Home to important fossil           Campus, Grand Forks,                Nonprofit art gallery created
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  variety of other entertainment.
                                                                         UND Aerospace                         group tours are welcome.             collections representative of      701-777-2257                        by artists to provide exhibits
                                                                         University Ave. and Tulane Dr.        Weekend tours are available.         North Dakota, the collections                                          and opportunities for regional
                                   See what else is playing              UND Campus, Grand Forks,              Call to make arrangements.           feature invertebrates,
                                                                                                                                                                                       Regional and national artwork
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           and local artists to revitalize        Crimson Creek
                                                                                                                                                    vertebrates and plants
                                                                                                                                                                                       as well as local shows by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           charity through the arts. Hours:       Collegiate Players
                                   while you’re in town with             701-777-2791, www.aero.und.edu                                                                                graduate art students and                                                  701-746-0847, www.ggfct.com
                                                                                                               Myra Museum and                      derived from faculty and                                               Monday-closed; Tuesday-Friday
                                  our online events calendar             Regarded as one of the best                                                                                   master students. Open 9 a.m.
                                                                                                               Campbell House                       student projects and donated                                           12 to 4 p.m. or by appointment.        Experienced performers
                                                                         collegiate aviation complexes in                                                                              to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.
                                                                                                                                                    specimen. Open weekdays                                                                                       re-create the most popular
                                    at visitgrandforks.com.              the world, the John D. Odegard        2504 Belmont Road,
                                                                                                                                                    from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Email                                         World’s Smallest Gallery
                                                                                                               Grand Forks, 701-775-2216,                                                                                                                         musicals of our time.
                                                                         School of Aerospace Sciences
                                                                                                                                                    katie.sagstuen@und.edu or          East Grand Forks
                                                                         features an atmospherium,             www.grandforkshistory.com                                               Campbell Library                    Urban Stampede 324 Kittson Ave.,
                                                                         high altitude chamber, flight
                                                                                                                                                    call for more information or to                                        Grand Forks, 701-746-9531              Empire Arts Center
                                                                                                               Our colorful past comes alive        schedule a group tour.             422 4th St. NW,
                                                                         and air traffic control simulators    in this historic complex that                                                                               The World’s Smallest Gallery           415 DeMers Ave.,
                                                                                                                                                                                       East Grand Forks, 218-773-9121
                                                                         and the Regional Weather              includes: a museum; the                                                                                     is housed inside the Urban             Grand Forks, 701-746-5500,
                                                                                                                                                                                       Home to multiple revolving art                                             www.empireartscenter.com
                                                                         Information Center. The airport       Campbell House, built in 1879;                                                                              Stampede, a popular coffee shop
                                                                                                                                                                                       exhibits throughout the year
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           located in our trendy downtown
                                                                         houses flight operations,
                                                                         including training aircraft.
                                                                                                               the Lustron House; a one-room        Galleries                          featuring local and regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           district. The gallery features local
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Built in 1919, this restored
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  theatre hosts performances,
Butterfly Garden                      Energy and Environmental                                                 school house; the original                                              artists along with artists from
                                                                         Weekday tours can be arranged                                              For more information about the                                         artists in different mediums;          movies and other events and
1827 Bygland Rd.,                     Research Center                                                          Grand Forks log post office; a                                          the Twin Cities. Open Monday-
                                                                         by calling for a reservation.                                              arts, visit www.culturepulse.org                                       shows change monthly.                  houses a visual arts gallery
East Grand Forks, 218-773-3190,       15 N 23rd St., Grand Forks,                                              carriage house and pavilion.                                            Thursday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.,
                                                                                                                                                    or www.novac.org.                                                                                             with exhibits open during
www.egf.k12.mn.us                     701-777-5000, www.undeerc.org                                            Open daily 1 to 5 p.m. from                                             Friday and Saturday 9 a.m.
                                                                         USDA-ARS Grand Forks                  May 15 to September 15; call                                                                                YOU ARE HERE                           performances. Call for more
This 25,000-square-foot               Specializing in creating                                                                                      The ARTSplace                      to 5 p.m. and closed Sunday.
                                                                         Human Nutrition                       for appointment during the                                                                                  25 S 4th St.,                          information.
butterfly garden situated on a        innovative technologies to         Research Center                       off season.                          1110 N 2nd Ave.,
                                                                                                                                                                                       Muddy Waters Clay Center            Grand Forks, 701-746-5090
30-acre site restored to native       improve the environment, the                                                                                  Grand Forks, 701-746-6479                                                                                     Fire Hall Theatre
                                                                         2420 2nd Ave. N, Grand Forks,                                                                                                                     Exhibition area and studio
prairie grasslands attracts all       EERC is currently working on                                             Northern Lights                      Fine arts gallery and studio       2014 13th Ave. N,
                                                                         701-795-8353, www.ars.usda.gov                                                                                                                    featuring works, finished              412 N 2nd Ave., Grand Forks,
types of butterflies, while the       alternative fuel development.                                            Railroad Museum                      with local, regional and           Grand Forks, 701-775-1168,
                                                                         A world leader in mineral                                                                                                                         and ongoing, by a variety of           701-746-0847, www.ggfct.com
native prairie site features a        Call for more information or to                                                                               national artwork ranging from      www.muddywatersclay.org
                                                                         nutrition research for more           Hwy 220 N and 20th St. NE,                                                                                  artists. Open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.        Musicals, dramas, comedies and
variety of different grasses and      schedule a tour.                                                                                              original prints, paintings and     Nonprofit organization formed
                                                                         than 30 years, scientists here        East Grand Forks, 218-773-1726                                                                              Thursday-Saturday or by chance         classics performed in an intimate
wildflowers and is great for bird                                                                                                                   photographs to computer            to promote the creation,
                                                                         conduct basic and applied             or 218-773-6668,                                                                                            appointment.                           setting. Call for latest shows.
watching. Visit or call for a tour.   Grand Cities Art Fest                                                                                         images and digital photos.         education and enjoyment of
                                                                         research to expound the role of       northernlightsrailroadmuseum.org
                                      Downtown Grand Forks, June                                                                                    Open Monday-Saturday,              ceramic arts by providing a
Cabela’s                              9-10, 2012; 701-772-3710,
                                                                         diet in supporting good health.       This nonprofit corporation                                              studio, classroom, firing space                                            Grand Cities
                                                                         In the process, the center                                                 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and by                                                                                      Children’s Choir
210 DeMers Ave.,                      www.novac.org                      generates more knowledge
                                                                                                               displays HO and N Scale model
                                                                                                               railroad layouts, railroad service
                                                                                                                                                    appointment. Call for              and gallery.                        Music, Theatre,
East Grand Forks, 218-773-0282                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    701-795-8935,
                                      One of the region’s best           about healthful foods and             equipment, artifacts and
                                                                                                                                                    information.
                                                                                                                                                                                       North Dakota Museum of Art
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           and Dance                              melanie.popejoy@gfschools.org
Featuring a 10,000-gallon             festivals featuring more           diets, which helps to serve the       memorabilia representing the
aquarium stocked with native          than 150 high-end artisans         health needs of all Americans.        past and present of railroading in   Badman Design                      261 Centennial Drive, UND           Burtness Theatre                       Grand Forks
fish from our area including          and quality crafters, food         Tours are available for groups        the region. From the observation     18 S 3rd St., Grand Forks,         Campus, Grand Forks,                Centennial Dr. UND Campus,             Master Chorale
catfish, walleye, northern            concessions, live entertainment,   of six or more with three weeks’      hall, get a panoramic view of        701-746-7300, www.badman.com       701-777-4195, www.ndmoa.com         Grand Forks, 701-777-2587,
pike, bass, perch and other           kids’ activities and more.                                                                                                                                                                                                  701-777-3376
                                                                         notice. Call for information or to    a large HO Scale layout as           Quality metals, jewelry,           Three galleries house exhibitions   www.und.edu/dept/dtheater/
fin friends; contact Cabela’s                                            schedule a tour.                      members run trains during            home décor, liturgical art and     of regional, national and           burtness.html
for the fish feeding schedule.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Grand Forks City Band
                                                                                                               operating sessions. A small          more. Stop by and enjoy the        international art. The museum       Productions by UND students
There are several trophy game                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     701-795-0123
                                                                                                               N Scale layout greets visitors       showroom and design studio.        is also recognized nationally       are held throughout the
mounts and other educational                                                                                   when they enter the facility,                                           for its ground-breaking human
displays as well.                                                                                                                                                                                                          academic year. Call the Box
                                                                                                                                                                                       rights exhibitions, involvement     Office for information.

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Greater Grand Forks                  UND Music Department              Cheer on all of UND’s                With 145,000 square feet of
Symphony                             701-777-2644,                     championship teams!                  exhibit space, it is the largest
701-777-3359, www.ggfso.org          www2.und.nodak.edu/undmusic       Events include football,             event center between Seattle and
                                                                       hockey, swimming, basketball,        the Twin Cities. Tours available by
                                     Group and individual
North Dakota Ballet                                                    volleyball and more.                 calling 701-792-1200.
                                     performances are held
Company                              throughout the year.
701-746-6044                                                                                                Ralph Engelstad Arena
                                     Call for details.
                                                                                                            UND Campus, Grand Forks,
North Valley Youth                                                     Entertainment Venues                 1-877-91-SIOUX or 701-777-4167,
Orchestras                                                                                                  www.ralphengelstadarena.com
                                                                       Alerus Center
701-213-0310, www.novyo.org          Sports Events                     1200 42nd St. S,
                                                                                                            Considered one of the finest
Offers young musicians aged                                                                                 hockey facilities in the world,
                                     River Cities Speedway             Grand Forks Event Line:              the $100+ million Ralph
9-20 the opportunity to perform                                        701-792-1420, www.aleruscenter.com
challenging, high quality            2300 Gateway Dr., Grand Forks,                                         Engelstad Arena is home
                                     701-780-0999 (seasonal),          State-of-the-art facility that can   to the Division I University
orchestral literature in one
                                     www.rivercitiesspeedway.com       host conventions, exhibitions,       of North Dakota men’s and
of three orchestras.
                                                                       concerts, meetings and               women’s hockey teams. The
                                     Considered one of the best 1/3
                                                                       banquets, the Alerus Center          400,000-square-foot, five-story
Summer Performing Arts               mile dirt tracks in the nation.
                                                                       also boasts a regulation NCAA        arena seats 11,700 people and
Company (SPA)                        Race classes include Outlaw
                                                                       football and soccer field.           hosts family shows, ice events,
701-746-2411, www.spacompany.org     Sprints, Late Models, Midwest
                                                                       The arena seats 13,400 for           concerts and basketball. The
Theatre and music program for        Modifieds and Street Stocks.
                                                                       football or soccer and 22,000        main lobby area has ticket sales,
students currently enrolled in       Racing every Friday night, late
                                                                       for entertainment events. The        a pro shop and complete
grades K-11. Each summer the         April-mid September.
                                                                       center can also house two            “Sioux Tradition” museum.
high school program                                                    basketball courts, features          Tours available Monday-Friday
produces three musicals              UND Athletics                     14 suites and a club area,           at 1:30 p.m. Call 701-777-6636.
with performances held               UND Ticket Office,                eight concessions stands, two
throughout July. For more            Grand Forks, 701-777-4689,        vending sites, 14 ticket windows
information, please call the         www.undsports.com                 and four merchandise stands.
SPA office or go to their website.




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     play 365
Every day of the year we take
 full advantage of our four
  seasons, so you can too.




                          get out or stay in
                          Outdoors and in, find recreation at
                           every turn. Cross country ski, bike,
                          hike or inline skate miles of smooth,
                            scenic trails. Reel in tale-worthy
                           Red River catfish. Tee up at one of
                            our gorgeous golf courses. Slide
                             down at an indoor water park.
                                                                         Sherlock Forest                      Basketball: Riverside, Wilmar,
                                                                         Playground                           Richard’s West, Prime Steel,
                                                                         Sherlock Park, East Grand Forks      Optimist, Jaycee’s, Bringewatt
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  VALLEY
                                                                         This unique playground,              Cross Country Skiing:                                                                                                GOLF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  COURSE
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Ali’s Boundless Playground             Arboretum                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Boat Access
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Sertoma Park, Grand Forks              Just 30 miles west on Highway     in the streams. Today, the entire
                                       2, this area offers fishing,
                                                                                                              Sherlock, Stauss, University         Hike • Boat • Picnic • Birdwatch • Walk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 LEGEND
Local teenager Ali Karpenko                                              park is a natural sanctuary,                                              Run • Canoe • Inline Skate • Kayak • Fish
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   City of Grand Forks, ND
was born with spina bifida.                                              located just 22 miles west of                                                                                                                                                                                                                               COURSE
                                       campsites, a sandy swimming                                            Lincoln Drive                        And More
Her dream of a community                                                 Grand Forks. Turtle River State                                                                                                                                                                                             Lincoln Golf Course                                                                                                           Grand Forks Park District
playground for children with           beach, basketball and             Park has 125 modern and              Skate Park: Five-O                                                                                                                                                                         Trail Head
                                       volleyball courts, a baseball                                                                               The Greenway is 2,200 acres of natural                                                                                                24th Ave. S.                                                                                                                              East Grand Forks Parks
disabilities was realized in the                                         primitive campsites, a woodland      Sledding: Lincoln Drive, Riverside
spring of 2009, where now every        diamond, horseshoes, an                                                                                     space lining the Red River and Red Lake                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Red River State Recreation Area
                                                                         lodge and group cabins, a
child can play side-by-side at his     adjacent nine-hole golf course    mountain bike trail, self-guided     Soccer: Bringewatt, Nash,            Rivers as they flow through Greater Grand                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Paved Trails

or her own ability level.              and winter sledding. The          nature trails, fishing for rainbow   Southern Estates, VFW Arena                                                                                                                                                                                Elmwood
                                                                                                                                                   Forks. This picturesque urban space offers                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Future Paved Trails
                                       arboretum has more than 500       trout and special programs in an
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                                       different trees in a 26-acre                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Dog Park
Japanese Garden                                                          outdoor amphitheater. Winter         EGF Central Middle School, Kraft
                                       area. For more information call                                                                             and natural experiences.                                                                                                              32nd Ave. S.
Sertoma Park, Grand Forks                                                activities include cross country     Field, Ulland, Optimist, Lake
                                       701-343-2078.                     skiing, sledding and more. Call
A lovely Japanese Garden graces                                                                               Agassiz, Kelly, Cox, Jaycee’s, Ben
                                                                         701-594-4445. For reservations       Franklin, Nash, Stauss
the landscape of Sertoma Park. A       Natural Play Area on                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Sunbeam
                                                                         call 800-807-4723.
gift from the residents of Grand       the Greenway                                                           Splash Parks: Elks, University                                                                                                                                                                    Trail Head
Forks’ sister city Awano, Japan,       Sunbeam Park, Grand Forks                                              Tennis: Abbott, Optimist,
the garden commemorates
                                       Local Boy Scout Alan Ashworth
                                                                         Specialty Parks                      O’Leary, Riverside, Snookie           GRAND FORKS / EAST GRAND FORKS
recovery from the 1997 Red                                               For a more detailed list of park     Register, Symington, University
River Valley flood. Its natural look   led efforts to create a space
                                                                         locations and facilities, contact                                         www.greenwayggf.com
features the beauty of rocks,          for kids to play while they                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       47th Ave.S.
                                                                         the Grand Forks Park District                                             701.738.8746
water, hills, trees and plants         explore nature. Using logs and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Access
                                                                         at 701-746-2750 or visit                                                  866.857.2757 (Camping Reservations)
along with three granite               other small trees in the area,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               47th Ave.
                                       volunteers constructed balance    www.gfparks.org, or East
Japanese-style lanterns.                                                 Grand Forks Parks and Rec
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    48th Ave.
                                       beams, climbing ropes,
                                       benches and more.                 at 218-773-8000 or visit
                                                                         www.egf.mn/index.aspx?NID=210

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Birding                               Bowling                              Dog Parks                            Snowmobiling                             Ray Richards Golf Course           Grand Forks Country Club           Lincoln Golf Course                   Golf Center
Home to more than 300 species,        Red Ray Lanes:                                                            Numerous trail systems stretch           3501 DeMers Ave., Grand Forks      East County Rd. #6,                Elks Dr. and Belmont Rd.,             3100 S Columbia Rd.,
this is an ideal base for a birding   2105 S Washington St.,               Lincoln Bark Park                    across eastern North Dakota              Information and tee times:         Grand Forks                        Grand Forks                           Grand Forks, 701-775-0019
trip through the Red River Valley.    Grand Forks, 701-775-0663            A safe, legal place to take          and western Minnesota. Pick up           701-777-4340                       Information and tee times:         Information and tee times:            The Golf Center features
Nearby prairies offer chances         Liberty Lanes:                       your best friend for exercise        local trail maps with detailed           Ray Richards, owned and            701-772-4831                       701-746-2788                          the area’s only indoor
to see native grassland species,      1500 5th Ave. NE,                    and play that is located on          routes at the Convention                 operated by the University         The beautifully groomed 18-        One of North Dakota’s classic         simulator that uses actual
including the greater prairie         East Grand Forks, 218-773-3477       the Greenway, in Lincoln             and Visitors Bureau. For trail           of North Dakota, features          hole Robert Bruce Harris design    9-hole golf courses, Lincoln serves   footage from courses
chicken, gray partridge and                                                Drive Park, just off Belmont         conditions, call 1-800-HELLO-ND          nine challenging holes and a       tests the skills of the finest     up an enjoyable experience for        around the world, giving
short-eared owl. Winter birding                                            Rd and 13th Ave. S. It features      or visit www.snowmobilend.com.           complete pro shop. It’s perfect    player, yet is ideally suited to   golfers of all abilities.             you the opportunity to play
offers the snowy owl, snow            Movie Theaters                       seperate large and small dog                                                  for those working on their game.   beginning and average golfers.                                           championship golf anytime.
                                      Carmike Cinemas:                     fenced-in areas. The park is
buntings, common redpoll and
more. Birding sites include the       2306 32nd Ave. S,                    available for use between 5
                                                                                                                Water Park                               Light snacks are available in
                                                                                                                                                         the clubhouse.
Grand Forks/East Grand Forks          Grand Forks, 701-772-4719            a.m. and 11 p.m. Licenses and        Canad Inns Destination Center,
Greenway, Turtle River State                                               current rabies vaccination tags      1000 S 42nd St., Grand Forks,
                                      River Cinema 15: 211 DeMers Ave.,
Park, Kelly’s Slough National                                              are required for all dogs living     701-772-8404
                                      East Grand Forks, 218-399-9000
Wildlife Refuge, Prairie Chicken                                           in the Grand Forks city limits.      The region’s largest indoor
Management Area, Wetland                                                                                        water park, Splasher’s of the
Pines and Prairie Audubon
                                      Fishing                              Circle of Friends                    South Seas features a bowl ride,
Sanctuary and Oakville Prairie.       Internationally known for its        This off-leash dog park, located     body slides, lazy river, activity
For more information, call            trophy-sized channel catfish,        at 4375 N Washington St., is         pool, interactive water play
800-866-4566 or stop in to the        however, more than 50 other          open daily from dawn until           structure with dump bucket
Convention & Visitors Bureau to       species also lurk in the area’s      dusk. Dogs using the park must       and whirlpool spa. Although
pick up a field checklist.            rivers, including northern pike,     have collars with current rabies     it’s located in the Canad Inns
                                      sauger, walleye, small mouth         vaccination tags attached and        hotel complex, day passes are
                                      bass, trout, lake sturgeon and                                            available to guests and non-
Bicycle Routes                        carp. Nearby hot spots include
                                                                           be on a leash when they enter
                                                                           and exit the play area. For          guests alike.
Hop on more than 43 miles of          the Red River, Red Lake River        more information, log on to
bicycle trails, with new additions    and Turtle River. Call 800-866-
every year. Asphalt trails are        4566 for more information.
                                                                           www.gfpets.com.                      World Class Golf
also found in the Grand Forks/                                             Club Med for Pets
East Grand Forks Greenway
                                                                                                                King’s Walk
along the Red and Red Lake
                                      Hunting                              There’s a reason Stay & Play         5301 S Columbia Rd., Grand Forks
Rivers. The North Star Trail in       North Dakota and Minnesota           is called a “pet resort.” Its        Information and tee times:
Turtle River State Park is a 10-      rank among the greatest hunting      pampered guests enjoy a large        701-787-5464, www.kingswalk.org
mile scenic loop of rolling hills,    areas for white-tailed deer,         indoor gym, wooded outdoor
                                                                           play area, cozy beds, heated         This 18-hole Arnold Palmer
flatlands and stream crossings.       waterfowl, moose or coyote and
                                                                           floors, air conditioning, piped-in   Signature Golf Course is a prairie
                                      most are just a short drive. For
                                                                           music and even window seats          links style course that creates
                                      information, contact ND Game
Canoeing                              and Fish Dept. at 701-328-6300       for bird and squirrel watching,      the feel of those in Scotland and
                                                                           all in a safe setting just outside   Ireland. Beautifully sculptured
Canoeists on the 304-mile Red         or MN DNR at 651-296-6157 or
                                                                           the city. For more information       bunkers, mounds and collection
River travel through bountiful        888-MINN-DNR when calling
                                                                           call 701-775-7020 or log onto        areas frame large bent grass
farmland checkered with               from Minnesota.
                                                                           www.stayandplayresort.com.           greens. Four sets of tees allow
bottomland forest and tall grass                                                                                golfers of all abilities to enjoy this
prairies. The Red Lake River also
                                      Rock Climbing                                                             course. The clubhouse includes a
provides pleasant excursions.
Canoe and equipment rentals           Beginning and advanced rock
                                                                           Snowshoeing and                      golf shop, dining rooms, lounge
are available through the             climbers hone their skills at the    Cross Country Skiing                 and patio.
University of North Dakota            Northern Heights Rock Gym.           Explore more than eight miles
                                      It offers routes up to 30 feet                                            Valley Golf
Lifetime Sports Center at 701-                                             of groomed ski trails along
777-3981. For more information,       long, arêtes, dihedrals, laybacks,   the Red River at Lincoln Park.       2407 River Rd. NW,
go to www.nature-northwest.           cracks, faces and overhangs,         Turtle River State Park offers       East Grand Forks
org/redlakeriver.                     bouldering and top rope climbs,      groomed classical and skating        Information and tee times:
                                      a Rapid Fire wall and auto-belay     style trails. Snowshoe and ski       218-773-1207, www.valleygolfegf.com
                                      walls. Call 701-795-5085 or go to    rentals are available at Gerrells
Billiard Halls                        www.northernheightsrockgym.          701-775-0553, Play It Again
                                                                                                                Overlooking the Red River, this
                                                                                                                18-hole golf course features
Crosstown Lounge: 308 DeMers          com for details.                     Sports 701-795-1424, Scheels         rolling terrain and beautiful
Ave., Grand Forks, 701-757-0162                                            Sports Store 701-780-9424, the       fairways that are challenging to
TJ’s Sports Bar: 1210 S                                                    Ski and Bike Shop 701-772-5567       all levels. Full bar and banquet
Washington St., Grand Forks,                                               and the UND Lifetime Sports          facilities are available.
701-757-2030                                                               Center 701-777-3981.

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                                                    Outdoor
                                                    Farmer’s Market
                                                                                                   get downtown
                                                    Vine-ripened tomatoes, the            Compact, easy-to-navigate and affordable,
                                                    world’s best sweet corn, home
                                                    baked pies and doughnuts,              don’t miss downtown. Savor farm-to-table
                                                    handmade ice cream, assorted         local bakeries, restaurants and coffee shops.
                                                    flavors of fudge, hot and spicy
                                                    salsas, fresh breads, jewelry,          Shop upscale. Find happy hour at a new
                                                    crafts, live music and always a          hot spot, tickets to an Empire Theatre
                                                    few surprises await you every
                                                    Saturday, during the summer,                 show or late-night live music.
                                                    in Town Square.

                                                    Dakota Harvest Bakers
                                                    Sample out-of-this world
                                                    pastries, artisan breads and
                                                    decadent desserts plus
                                                    a daily rotating selection           Downtown nightlife
                                                    of homemade soups and
                                                                                         Blue Moose                           Mike’s Pizza & Pub
                                                    sandwiches. Also offering
                                                    fine French press coffee             218-773-6516, 507 2nd Ave. S,        218-773-2479, 411 2nd St. NW,
                                                    and organic tea.                     East Grand Forks                     East Grand Forks Boardwalk
                                                                                                                              (call for info on live music)
                                                                                         Boardwalk Bar & Grill
                                                    Widman’s Candy Shop                  218-399-3000, 415 2nd St. NW,        Muddy Rivers
                                                    Chocolate-covered potato             East Grand Forks                     701-787-0733, 710 1st Ave. N,
                                                    chips, the most popular item,                                             Grand Forks
                                                                                         Bonzer’s
                                                    are regularly shipped all over                                            O’Really’s Irish Pub
                                                    the world. But the candy             701-775-0365, 420 DeMers Ave.,
                                                                                         Grand Forks                          701-772-3362, 10 3rd St. N,
                                                    makers here dip all kinds of
                                                                                                                              Grand Forks
                                                    things in chocolate including        Crosstown Lounge                     (call for info on live music)
                                                    toffee, blueberries, sunflower
                                                                                         701-757-0162, 308 DeMers Ave.,
                                                    seeds, pickles and even              Grand Forks (call for                Rhombus Guys
                                                    jalapeno peppers. Free               info on live music)                  701-787-7317, 312 Kittson Ave.,
                                                    smells and samples.                                                       Grand Forks (call for info on
                                                                                         Dreas Hookah Lounge                  live music)
                                                    Blues on the Red                     701-757-3111, 416 DeMers Ave.,

     as grand as it gets                                                                 Grand Forks                          River Deck Bar
                                                    This annual three-part live blues                                         218-399-3000, 415 2nd St. NW,
                                                    music series will fill the Town      Gilly’s                              2nd Floor, East Grand Forks
                                                    Square with groovin’ tunes on        701-795-2152, 9 3rd St. N,
  Want to take our true pulse? C’mon downtown.      June 23, July 28 and August 25.      Grand Forks                          Sander’s 1907
                                                    It’s a free event suitable for all                                        701-746-8970, 22 3rd St. S,
     It’s where fur traders made their deals,       ages with delicious barbecue,        The Hub                              Grand Forks
 bootleggers moved their booze and in 1997, the     burgers and adult beverages (for     701-746-7443, 205 3rd St. N,         (live music on weekends)
                                                    those over 21) available for sale.   Grand Forks (call for
mighty Red River of the North swallowed it all in                                        info on live music)                  Sledster’s
                                                                                                                              701-775-0050, 21 4th St. S,
a historic flood. Downtown Grand Forks and East     Town Square                          Joe Black’s                          Grand Forks
 Grand Forks is rebuilt with a nod to history and   Enter the Town Square                701-775-2017, 118 3rd St. N,
                                                    through the larger-than-life         Grand Forks                          The Toasted Frog
   an eye to the future—including a bold new        paddlewheel or slip in past the                                           701-772-3764, 124 3rd St. N.,
          levee system and “pocket parks”           kids’ play area and you’re in our    Kelly’s Bar                          Grand Forks
                                                    year-round gathering place. It’s     701-772-9605, 309 3rd St. N,
                filled with public art.             home to the area’s largest art       Grand Forks                          Whitey’s
                                                    and craft festival, plus a variety                                        218-773-1831,121 DeMers Ave.,
                                                    of other community events,           Level 10 Martini Lounge              East Grand Forks
                                                    as well as being a convenient        701-772-3434, 10 3rd St. N,
                                                    meeting spot to start and end        Grand Forks
                                                    your time downtown.
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distinctively grand forks
Go local and take in vintage Greater Grand Forks
establishments, including these bright spots:

elevate your evening                always hoppin’
Rhombus Guys’ three-story           The Toasted Frog gourmet
downtown restaurant serves          restaurant has the area’s most
up live music, big-screen game      extensive martini and wine lists
competitions and award-winning      to accompany amazing food like
pizzas like the T-Rex.              fried cheesy pickles, mahi-mahi
                                    tacos and wood-fired chicken
                                    pesto pizza.
drive back to the past
The Kegs classic drive-in is
open only during the summer
                                    finest dining
months and worth the wait.          Go to Sander’s 1907 for a
Roll down your window and a         memorable dining experience
friendly carhop will bring you      complete with full bar service,
homemade sloppy joes, onion         an excellent wine cellar,
rings and root beer.                occasional live music and five-star
                                    cuisine that includes chutney
                                    glazed lamb, walleye beurre blanc
sobered-up saloon                   and Swiss Eiger beef (Sander’s
The Urban Stampede coffee           own version of prime rib).
house is a former saloon with
lots of character. Check out the
tin ceiling, dark wood bar, stone
                                    pep it up
floor and the World’s Smallest      As they say, “When in Rome…”
Art Gallery. Enjoy gourmet          Greater Grand Forks’ local
coffee, drinks and pastries from    eatery, the Red Pepper, hasn’t
premier baristas.                   changed its décor and Mexican
                                    fare menu in three decades,
                                    which is exactly its appeal. See
                                    why people all over the United
                                    States order grinder kits via
                                    overnight delivery.




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           let’s roll
 Skate a flat loop or cheer on racers in
  the annual Rollin’ on the River Inline
Marathon. It’s a rockin’ weekend full of
 fun events. The Greater Grand Forks
Convention and Visitors Bureau is proud
  to be the presenting sponsor of the
marathon. Get info on this year’s event
 at www.RollinOnTheRiver-Inline.com
never lost or left behind
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            We can help you make your conference or meeting a success.              Trust us, this is a great place to start or expand a business, work,
Grand Forks                                                  Taxi Service                                                  Bus Lines                                                     Rental Car Agencies                                We have first-rate venues, accommodations and transportation            live and raise a family. Both Grand Forks and East Grand Forks offer
International Airport                                                                                                                                                                                                                       and will share our expert services including:                           you the amenities of a large urban area and the safety, convenience
www.gfkairport.com                                           City Cab                                                      Dietrich Bus Service                                          Avis Rent-A-Car
                                                             701-610-3369                                                  1115 55th St. N                                               Grand Forks International Airport                                                                                          and friendliness of a small community. Find out more about how to
Grand Forks Flight Support                                                                                                                                                                                                                  •	Personal	planning	assistance   •	Entertainment	and	                   smoothly relocate here:
                                                                                                                           701-772-0601 or 800-772-0601                                  701-775-0688 or 800-831-2847
701-772-5504                                                 Dial-A-Ride Grand Forks Taxi                                                                                                                                                   •	Formal	bid	proposals	            speaker assistance
                                                             701-775-8294                                                  Grand Forks City Bus                                          Enterprise Rent-A-Car                                and presentations              •	Welcome	banners,	visitor	            Greater Grand Forks Convention       Grand Forks Air Force Base
Airport Authority                                            (available for people with disabilities)                      450 Kittson Ave.                                              2650 32nd Ave. S                                                                      information packets and              and Visitors Bureau                  701-747-5023,
2301 Airport Dr.                                                                                                                                                                                                                            •	Housing	coordination
                                                                                                                           701-746-2600 (routes and fare info)                           701-775-3977 or 800-325-8007                                                          name badges                          701-746-0444 or 800-866-4566,        public.grandforks.amc.af.mil
701-795-6981                                                 Grand Forks Taxi                                                                                                                                                               •	Attractions	and	spouse	
                                                             105 5th St. N                                                 Jefferson Lines                                               Hertz Car Rental                                                                    •	Transportation	assistance            www.visitgrandforks.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              tour information                                                                                           Grand Forks Herald
Airport Parking                                              701-780-8890                                                  450 Kittson Ave.                                              Grand Forks International Airport                                                   •	Pre-event	promotion	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            •	Registration	and	media	                                               Chamber of Commerce                  800-477-6572,
701-772-0090                                                                                                               701-775-4781 (local terminal) ,                               701-746-6426 or 800-654-3131                                                          (email blasts and other tools)
                                                             Nodak Radio Cab                                                                                                                                                                  assistance                                                            701-772-7271,                        www.gfherald.com
U.S. Customs                                                                                                               800-451-5333 (info and schedule)
                                                             1101 5th St. S                                                                                                              National Car Rental                                                                                                        www.gochamber.org
701-772-3301                                                 701-772-3456                                                  New Town Bus Lines                                            Grand Forks International Airport                  Choose from:                                                                                                 Job Service North Dakota
                                                             (available for people with disabilities)                      701-627-3830                                                  701-746-1375 or 800-227-7368                                                        Hilton Garden Inn: 701-775-6000        City of Grand Forks                  701-795-3700 or 800-247-0986,
Airlines                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Alerus Center: 701-792-1200                                             701-746-INFO,                        www.jobsnd.com
                                                             Red, White, &                                                 Triangle Transportation                                       Price King Rent-A-Car                              Meeting/Banquet Rooms: 17        Meeting/Banquet Rooms: 3
Allegiant Air                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Capacity: 200                          www.grandforksgov.com
Grand Forks International Airport                            Blue Taxi & Shuttle                                           2101 13th Ave. N                                              910 S Washington St.                               Capacity: 22,000                                                                                             Minnesota Workforce Center
                                                             1811 20th St. S                                               218-773-2631                                                  701-775-2509 or 800-570-3754                       Parking: 4,000 vehicles          Parking: 150 vehicles                  City of East Grand Forks             888-438-5627 or 218-773-9841,
702-505-8888                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Shuttle service: airport
                                                             888-746-5008                                                                                                                                                                   Shuttle Service: As requested                                           218-773-2483,                        www.MNWorkforcecenter.org
Delta Airlines                                                                                                             Railway Service
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Howard Johnson: 701-772-7131     Ramada: 701-775-3951                   www.ci.east-grand-forks.mn.us
Grand Forks International Airport                            S&S Taxi                                                      Amtrak                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Grand Forks Board of Realtors
                                                             218-773-4142                                                                                                                                                                   Meeting/Banquet Rooms: 6         Meeting/Banquet Rooms: 7
800-225-2525                                                                                                               5555 DeMers Ave.                                                                                                                                  Capacity: 750                          Grand Forks Public Schools           and Apartment Association
                                         Shopping                                                                                               Downtown
                                                                                                                           701-775-0484 (local terminal) ,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Capacity: 385                                                           701-746-2200,                        701-775-4231,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Specialty Rooms: VIP Suite       Shuttle service: airport
                                                                                                                           800-872-7245 (info and reservations)                                                                                                                                                     www.grand-forks.k12.nd.us            www.grandforksndrealestate.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Shuttle Service: Airport
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            GuestHouse International:                                               East Grand Forks Public Schools      Grand Forks Region Economic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            701-746-5411                     For more information on making         218-773-3494,                        Development Corporation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Meeting/Banquet Rooms: 6         Greater Grand Forks a destination      www.egf.k12.mn.us                    701-746-2720,
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simply theStay                                                                                                                                                 Maps                                                                         Deluxe hospitality suites
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Capacity: 300
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             for your next meeting or conference,
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Location                                                     Climate                                                       Area Information Services                                     Alcoholic Beverage
                                                             Average High Temperatures                                     Greater Grand Forks Convention
                                                                                                                                                                                         State Regulations
Distance to Greater Grand Forks:
                                                             Spring (March-May)........................... 51.0ºF          and Visitors Bureau                                           A person in North Dakota or Minnesota must
Bismarck, ND ................................ 240 miles
Sioux Falls, SD .............................. 328 miles     Summer (June-August) ..................... 79.9ºF                                                                           be at least 21 years of age to buy or consume
                                                                                                                           Local .......................................701-746-0444
                                         Dining Nightlife
Minot, ND ..................................... 210 miles    Autumn (September-November)......54.0ºF
                                                                                                                           Toll Free ................................800-866-4566        alcoholic beverages. Identification is required.
Minneapolis, MN .......................... 311 miles         Winter (December-February) ........... 17.2ºF                                                     Transportation
                                                                                                                           Fax .......................................... 701-746-0775
                                                                                                                                                                             Currency Exchange Rate
Fargo, ND ....................................... 72 miles   Important Numbers                                             Website ...............www.visitgrandforks.com
Duluth, MN ................................... 267 miles                                                                                                                                 Call the Greater Grand Forks Convention
Winnipeg, Manitoba .................... 145 miles
Population
                                                             Emergency ..............................................911
                                                             Grand Forks Police Dept .......701-787-8000
                                                             Grand Forks County Sheriff ..701-780-8280
                                                                                                                           Chamber of Commerce ........701-772-7271
                                                                                                                           Website ......................www.gochamber.org
                                                                                                                           Grand Forks Airport ............ 701-795-6981
                                                                                                                                                                                         and Visitors Bureau at 800-866-4566
                                                                                                                                                                                         ext. 23 or 701-746-0444 ext. 23.                         wish you were here? wish granted.
Grand Forks Metro Area ...................95,150
                                         To Do
                                                             East Grand Forks Police Dept ....218-773-1104
                                                             Polk County Highway Dept ... 218-745-6709
                                                                                                                           Website .......................www.gfkairport.com                                                                      Scan this code for a chance to win prizes and experience a
Grand Forks ...................................... 53,800
East Grand Forks ................................ 8,600      Polk County Sheriff................218-281-0431               Job Service ND .................... 701-795-3700
                                                                                                                           Website ............................www.jobsnd.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  video of what’s going on in Greater Grand Forks. Or, go to
Grand Forks Air Force Base ............... 2,400             Medical Assistance                                                                                                                                                                   www.visitgrandforks.com/experience
UND Enrollment ................................14,075
                                                             Altru Hospital (24-hour info) .... 701-780-5000
                                                                                                                           City of Grand Forks                 Deals Discounts
*Figures provided by Grand Forks City                                                                                      Public Information Center ..... 701-746-2736
Planners Office, Grand Forks Air Force Base                  After Hours Emergency.........701-795-2200                    Website ............... www.grandforksgov.com
and The University of North Dakota                           Aurora Medical Park .............. 701-732-2000
                                                             After Hours Emergency......... 701-732-2710                   Road Report
                                         Calender            MeritCare Clinic ....................218-773-5800             Minnesota ............................. 800-542-0220
                                                                                                                           North Dakota .........................800-696-3511
                                                                                                                           North Dakota Tourism........800-435-5663
                                                                                                                           Website ...................... www.ndtourism.com
                                                                                                                           Minnesota Tourism .............800-TOURISM
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Accommodations                 Area Attractions                     Miscellaneous                                       Movie Theaters                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             24th Avenue                                                   24th Avenue

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13 GuestHouse International 11 Red River State Recreation Area                                                                          Prairie Audubon
14 Happy Host Inn                                                                Grand Forks                                            Sanctuary                          Deals Discounts                                                                             6th Avenue N
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15 Hilton Garden Inn           County Fairgrounds                                International Airport
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You’ve been upgraded.
GFK’s new Byron L. Dorgan Terminal has more space and amenities for a                       GFK continues offering:
more comfortable start and more convenient end to all your air travel, with:
                                                                                            •	 Up	to	7	daily	flights	to	
•   Larger passenger waiting areas       •   Two separate levels for ticketing                 Minneapolis and beyond
•   Top-quality bar & grill                  and boarding
                                                                                            •	 Direct	flights	to	Orlando,	
•   Enhanced passenger flow indoors      •   LEED (Leadership in Energy                        Las Vegas and Phoenix/Mesa
    and outdoors                             and Environmental Design)
                                                                                            •	 Affordable	parking
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•   Streamlined security processing                                                         •	 Hotel	shuttles
•   Natural lighting                                                                        •	 Car	rentals




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                                                                         Located 3.8 miles west of Grand Forks on US Highway 2.
                                      It’s about time...Yours                                    Half mile north on Airport Drive.

				
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