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Galentine’s Day is a special day dedicated to celebrating friendship in all its forms. So call your besties, and plan a girls getaway to Stillwater, Minnesota! In the words of Leslie Knope, “Every February 13th, my lady friends and I leave our husbands and our boyfriends at home, and we just come and kick it, breakfast-style. Ladies celebrating ladies!” Lucky for you, we have some great ideas to make your Stillwater Galentine’s Getaway a breeze to plan!
A girls getaway is good for the soul and can help you rejuvenate and come back refreshed! First things first- you’ll need a place to stay, and Stillwater has a great variety! From traditional hotels, to boutique experiences, charming Bed and Breakfasts to funky Air BNBs, there is something for every style!
–Saint Croix Vineyards– One of Minnesota’s largest wineries is just a short drive from downtown Stillwater, and the perfect way to start your getaway.
–Dinner at Acapulco, or another amazing restaurant!
-Challenge yourself and laugh until your sides hurt at the Pole Barn with an Aerial Arts or Pole class.
–Tilted Tiki is the perfect place to unwind with a fun atmosphere, cool drinks, and live music!
-Brunch is for Besties, and Whitey’s Saloon has you covered!
– Enjoy the great outdoors and go Snowshoeing with Wahoo Adventures
-Snow shoeing is hard work! Quench your thirst at Lift Bridge Brewing! Did you know they have seltzers and an amazing Root Beer?
-Stop in to Brick and Bourbon for Lunch to power your day.
– Relax and unwind in the Salt Room at Just for Me Spa
-Have fun solving the mystery at the Escape Room
-Dinner at The Wild Hare
-Put your aim to the test with Axe Throwing at the Lumberjack
-Breakfast at the The Main Cafe
-Find your inner artist with workshops in DIY studios. Craft your own project using paint, pottery, jewelry, yarn and more. Kari’s Create and Paint, Smith + Trade Mercantile, Darn Knit Anyway or Carpe Noctem Candles
-See what’s ahead with a visit to a Psychic, by appointment only.
-A bit of shopping both downtown, and up on the hill! You deserve it!
-Lunch at Osaka Sushi, or another delicious spot!
-Grab some sweet treats from Hannah’s Homemade Heavens Bakeshop, Mon Petit Cheri or Candyland to bring home.
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Final tasks: post the amazing from your trip on social media and tag @DiscoverStillwater and #DiscoverStillwater, then, book your return trip!