What do snowboarding and brewing have in common? Very little actually, and yet Aaron Thompson has managed to master both skills. Growing up near the Turtle Mountains in Bottineau provided him with many opportunities to master a winter sport. Thompson originally grew up skiing and...

Downtown Minot has something for everyone, offering food, entertainment, shopping, and nightlife. These businesses bring a lot to the Minot community and it's always important to shop local! Check out this guide to exploring Downtown Minot. Food Cookies For You This local bakery features over a dozen flavors...

Atypical Brewery & Barrelworks will be opening its doors for all of us to enjoy. Located on the edge of Downtown Minot, they are a locally owned and operated brewery that specializes in barrel-aged sour beer. The reason "Barrelworks" is apart of their name is...

Souris River Brewing is a restaurant and a brewery all in one and a one of a kind in Minot. Aaron Thompson was working as a bartender in Minot before the 2011 flood and people would frequently ask him where the brewpub was. Knowing that Minot...

The Group:  Little Chicago Pub District is a group of eight entertainment venues and restaurants in Minot’s historic downtown. The group was created to celebrate the history of Minot while showcasing diverse local businesses.  The group organizes events such as pub crawls to bring the community...

Want to taste some of the best local brews that Minot, ND has to offer? You won't want to miss the Sertoma Beer Fest on Friday, September 6th, 2013. The evening will consist of over 24 beer samples, tasty snacks, door prizes and even a...