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Coming September 22 and 23

Book a room at the Maple Knoll Inn and enjoy all the activities at the Dancing Dragonfly during their Stomp Festival!
Date: Saturday & Sunday, September 22 & 23, 2018
Time: Saturday: 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12:00 Noon – 5:00 p.m.
Price: Free Admission, $5 parking fee
Food, Beverages, & Grape Stomping available for purchase

Join us for our biggest festival of the year and celebrate the natural beauty of the St. Croix Valley, at our annual Grape Stomp! Enjoy fantastic food, wine tasting, shopping at artisan booths, live music, wagon rides, and of course, grape stomping.

This is really a fun festival with great music and wine. The Dancing Dragonfly is only 30 minutes from the Inn.


September Events – Book your room, today!

September is busy around the Inn.
September 7th from 11am to 6pm is the Hinckley Smokin Rib Fest. Admission to the fest is free. They have competition between some of the best rib joints in the state (Dickey’s, Famous Dave’s, Texas Roadhouse, Doc’s, and The Hog Wild BBQ). Come for the wings, ribs, live music, and beer. After the fest, finish your day with a relaxing night at the Inn.

On September 7th and 8th from 9am, North Branch has it’s 47th Annual Sno Barons Grass Drags. Tons of things to see and do. Races, swap meet and many vendors. This is a huge event! Check it out at http://sledder.net/pubs/Haydays/2013-Haydays/.

Don’t forget the fall weekend Taylors Falls Boat rides (http://www.wildmountain.com/daily-excursions), a great way to view the fall colors, or the Anderson Rock Creek Corns Maze (starting September 21 – http://www.exploreminnesota.com/events/10463/andersons-rock-creek-relics-corn-maze/details.aspx), the Wild Mountain Winery Grape Stomp, September 21 (http://www.wildmountainwinery.com/events.html), and the North Branches Famers Market (Lakes State Bank Parking – Saturdays, 8am to noon until the end of October).

The Inn is close to all of these events, and more! There is so much to do in the area! Read previous blog entries for all the great things you can do. Weekends are filling fast so make your reservations, today!