The Charming Summer Tradition That You Can Only Find In Small Town Minnesota
Here in the Land of 10,000 Lakes, we have many traditions. Fall brings scenic drives to catch the changing leaves in all their glory. In the winter, hockey and ice skating reign supreme. Spring is all about getting outside. But it may be summer that holds the most traditions of all. Barbecues and boating trips, swimming and fishing are some of Minnesota’s favorite summer traditions. There are more unusual ones, too. One of our favorites is one of the most charming spots in small-town Minnesota. Take a look:
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/
Have you ever been to the Granite Falls Popcorn Stand? To learn more about this Minnesota summer tradition, check out their Facebook page here.
Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 19 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at [email protected] or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
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