The Strangest Town In The Midwest Is Right Here In North Dakota… And You’ll Want To Visit
The tiny towns of the Midwest are often very similar to others. There is the water tower, the community center, a few small businesses, likely at least one bar and grill, and a few lovely churches in a Midwest small town by default usually. Beyond that not a whole lot makes them stand out. However, there are a few towns out there that break the mold. This North Dakota town does more than just that — and what’s crazy is that it is mostly all due to one man determined to put this itty bitty place on the map.
His efforts have been worth it, and now he’s made this town one of the strangest — yet fascinating — towns in the midwest. Check it out:
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/
Regent, ND certainly is one of a kind! Have you ever visited it before or driven through the Enchanted Highway? North Dakota has had its fair share of unusual roadside attractions, and there are even more scattered across the state — some will definitely make you do a double take!
Leah moved to North Dakota when she was 12 years old and has traveled from the Red River Valley to the badlands and many places in between. She loves small-town life and currently enjoys living on a small farm in the ND prairie. She's always had a passion for writing and has participated in novel writing challenges such as NaNoWriMo multiple times. Her favorite part about this job is recognizing small businesses that deserve a boost and seeing the positive affect her articles can have on their traffic, especially in rural areas that might have otherwise gone overlooked.
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