Whirlwind Tour: Rediscovering Stillwater in a 10-stop dining adventure

This is a part of our Whirlwind Tour food series, in which we taste through a town’s culinary scene.   Stillwater has a reputation for its sense of history (founded 165 years ago, it’s among the state’s oldest towns) and its downtown embraces the past with everything from its motto (“The Birthplace of Minnesota”) to historic … [ Read more]

Gasthaus Bavarian Hunter Oktoberfest 2018

Head to Stillwater’s Gasthaus Bavarian Hunter for their annual Oktoberfest get-down, September 14–16 and 21–23.  There will be music, there will be dancing, there will be hammerschlagen, and all the imported beer, brats and chops you can handle. Admission to the party on Fridays and Saturdays is $5. Sundays are Family Day with $3 admission, … [ Read more]

The Best of Oktoberfest Minnesota 2014

It’s just about Oktoberfest time, so break out your lederhosen and dirndls and get ready for these local events. Any other Oktoberfest events we should add to the list? Tweet us @growlermag. Friday, September 19 The new Lowry Hill Dunn Brothers in Uptown will be tapping a firkin with Lift Bridge at 6pm. $10 gets you a … [ Read more]