16 Things You Have To Do Before You’re An Official Minnesotan

So you’ve unpacked all the boxes and you’ve gotten settled into your new MN digs. Maybe you’re here for school or a job, or maybe you were lucky enough to marry someone from this, the best of all states. But before you can go patting yourself on the back and calling yourself a Minnesotan, there are a few things you must experience. Get through this list and you betcha you’re on your way to being welcomed into the club with open arms and a whole lot of MN nice.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

When you moved to Minnesota did you experience all of these things? If you were born in MN, what else do you think is crucial for people to experience before they can call themselves Minnesotans?