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Wineries and Breweries in Rochester, MN

While in Rochester, MN, enjoy a class of wine or your favorite beer at one of the many local wineries and breweries. Most of Rochester’s wine and beer is locally-produced, offering patrons a taste of not only the local culture and atmosphere, but also the local ingredients. Many of their wineries and brew pubs offer only-in-Rochester wines and beers. Let’s take a look at a few local breweries and wineries to see what they have to offer!   Forager Brewery – 1005 6th Street, Rochester, MN 55901 This local establishment offers fine, small batch beers and wood-fired pizzas that are
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Sports in Rochester, MN

Rochester, Minnesota, though not traditionally considered a sport-loving city, constantly displays the energy and fan participation that every sports mecca obtains. Rochester has everything sports fans love; a winning pastime, various sports organizations and fan involvement.   Regardless of your sport affiliation – swimming, soccer, football, hockey, etc. – Rochester has something for you. The Rochester Ice Hawks, now known as the Grizzlies, were founded in 1996 and currently play at their 2,600-seat Rochester Recreation Center. Each game atmosphere displays the cities passion for hockey. If hockey isn’t your thing, the Rochester Honkers minor league baseball team play during the
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Parks to Visit in Rochester That Will Be Fun for All Ages

    Getting outdoors can be a great way to relax and spend your time. Whether you are going to take your kids to the park or you want a nice place to walk or hike for yourself, checking out a park near you could be a great option. There are a lot of great parks in Rochester. We have highlighted a few of the great parks below that you can check out. The Rochester Park Division manages the parks in Rochester, and according to the Park Division, there are over 100 city parks in Rochester, MN. These parks give
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Rochester’s History and Heritage

  Have you ever wondered what the history and heritage is of your city? Every town and city has a unique story of how they started and how they came to be exactly what they are today. Learn more about the history of Rochester, MN below. European settlers were not the first to inhabit Minnesota. This state was home to native people that settled and traveled across Minnesota. However, there was eventually a treaty that made Minnesota a part of the US. According to Experience Rochester, “Rochester developed as a stop along the Dubuque trail, a stagecoach line between St.
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Exploring Rochester, MN

  There are reasons why people are flocking to Rochester, MN. Not only has this city been rated as one of the best places to live in the United States, but it has also been rated as one of the most educated cities in the world! So what is there to do in Rochester, MN?   Shopping Stop by Ell Boutiques for unique and affordable items you will not find anywhere else. Every item in this one stop women’s clothing shop is made from first class quality materials. Looking for items that are rooted in a rich heritage? The Nordic
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Relocating to Rochester, MN

It is easy to understand why so many people relocate to Rochester, Minnesota. This beautiful city is rated one of the best places to live in the United States, is known as being one of the most educated cities in the world, and is home to the Mayo Clinic. Whether your reason for relocating to Rochester is to be closer to your job or loved ones at the Mayo Clinic, the hunt for the perfect apartment is over: The Boulders has beautiful and spacious apartments that are available for rent!   The Boulders apartment complexes are located just outside downtown
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