Business Traveler’s Guide

From Coffee to Cocktails: A Perfect Day in Minot for Business Travelers  

Broadway Bean and Bagel

Welcome the day with a cup of specialty coffee crafted from locally roasted beans at Broadway Bean & Bagel. This shop is known for their hand-rolled bagels made fresh daily, they also serve teas, smoothies, and breakfast or lunch sandwiches. Order the delicious Eggel, an egg sandwich served on a toasted bagel with bacon & American cheese.   

Scandinavian Heritage Park Gol Stav Church and Statue

Located in the heart of Minot is the Scandinavian Heritage Park, featuring various structures and statues commemorating the 5 Nordic countries: Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland. Immerse yourself in awe-inspiring exhibits, including a full-size replica of the Gol Stave Church, crafted without the use of nails. This experience is free of charge, and you can walk through the park any day, with the structures being open from May 17 through September.  

Minot Convention & Visitor Bureau

Nearby is the Minot Visitor Center with local gifts and souvenirs to commemorate your trip, who doesn’t need a ‘Why Not Minot’ t-shirt!? Stop in and chat with the friendly staff, ask them about all the hidden gems and hot spots in Minot.  

Dakota Territory Air Museum

See one of the largest collections of airworthy World War II aircraft in the Upper Midwest at the Dakota Territory Air Museum. Open May – October, this is the perfect spot to spend a few hours taking in all the regional aviation history, along with seeing some amazing aircraft, including the extremely rare Hawker Hurricane. Take a few hours or just one to see over 8,000 aviation artifacts, static planes on the grounds, or several airworthy planes in the hangar.  

Delicious smoked cocktail

Try an entrée from a bourbon-themed menu at downtown Minot’s Whiskey Nine. This warm and welcoming atmosphere caters towards a business casual vibe, while serving a unique menu including many gluten-friendly options. Relish a classic cocktail like a Manhattan or old fashion enhanced with three different smoked flavors. Watch the smokey infusion with your selection of oak, pecan, or apple wood chips and toast the evening to the unforgettable ambiance at this one-of-a-kind restaurant.  

Golf all year round at X-Golf!

Golf all year round at X-Golf! This indoor golf center uses advanced simulator technology that tracks your game with 98% accuracy. Book a session for target practice, putting challenges, and virtual competition with other players. Located along Broadway, the main thoroughfare in Minot, this spot also includes a bar and lounge area.  

Off the Vine has a great selection of delicious Wines & Tapas

Enjoy your evening in a low-key classy environment at Off the Vine, a hole in the wall wine bar in downtown Minot. Indulge in their hand-crafted tapas, like their delicious housemade lavosh or thin crusted goat cheese bites that melt in your mouth. Ask for tasting samples to make the perfect wine pairing for your meal, they also offer beers and gluten-free ciders. This is a great place to relax and enjoy a glass of wine.