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Summer Photo Contest LIVE: Enter to Win Cash or Stillwater Getaway Prize Package

STILLWATER PHOTO CONTEST SUMMER 2018 Find what inspires you about historic downtown Stillwater, Minnesota! Submit your photos of people and places of Stillwater during all four seasons. Portray Stillwater’s history, events, landmarks, scenery, attractions, dining, lodging, river activities, weddings, culinary travel, art scene, families, nature, outdoor adventure, architecture, boutiques, and more. Photos MUST be taken in Stillwater, […]


Construction on Highway 95/Main Street

Originally published in April, project Delayed to June. Excuse our dust as we finish up making downtown Stillwater even more enjoyable for you! Although the Hwy 36 St. Croix river crossing bridge opened to traffic on Wed, Aug. 2, 2017, additional work remains to complete the project. Find the current projects here: http://www.dot.state.mn.us/stcroixcrossing/ Hwy 95/South end […]


New Electric Cruiser Bike Rental

Summer is here so it’s time to get outside and explore the trails in Stillwater. With three connecting trails – St. Croix Loop Trail that goes over the new bridge, the Brown’s Creek Trail and the Gateway State Trail that connects to St. Paul, Minnesota  – Stillwater is a beautiful destination for a summer getaway. […]


Enter to WIN: Pontoon Rental & Stay in Stillwater

WIN a Day on the River! Enjoy a mid-week getaway in the Birthplace of Minnesota – Stillwater! Launch your rented pontoon from the St. Croix River boat docks right in the heart of the historic downtown district.Spend the day cruising along a National Scenic Riverway on the border of Minnesota and Wisconsin celebrating 50 years […]


Stillwater Patio Scene

              The votes are in for the “Best Patios in the Twin Cities” Pioneer Press Reader’s Choice sections and Stillwater claims 8 of the 20! Proof we are a culinary destination and a place you MUST put on your summer list! Congratulations to these winners: Lion’s Tavern Dock Cafe […]


Golf in Stillwater

All golf courses are open for the season in Stillwater! Time to use up those vacation days for relaxing sights like this on the greens. Book a tee time soon at Loggers Trail Golf Course, Stillwater Oaks Golf Course, StoneRidge Golf Club Applewood Hills Public Golf Course Oak Glen Golf Course, Indian Hills Golf Club, Stillwater Country Club or the new Royal Golf Club nearby! […]


New History Walking Tour App Knows Your Location

Experience A Time Tunnel Through Stillwater Minnesota’s History: Lens Flare Stillwater Launches Additional New Free APP With New Locations Press Release by Robert Molenda, LensFlare Stillwater founder Lens Flare Stillwater, a not for profit project funded by The Stillwater Area Foundation announces its newest FREE APP and Web Site to visitors, tourists and residents. This […]


Seasonal Attractions Now Open for Summer 2018

Mother Nature really tested us hardy Minnesotans this year with an April snow storm, so spring seasonal attractions are opening later than usual but here is the scoop for all the warm weather fun in Stillwater, Minnesota! Tours Stillwater River Boats: Public cruises began May 12th. See full schedule and book your St. Croix River […]


Stillwater Bridge Named Best View 2018

City Pages names the St. Croix Crossing Bridge Best View for 2018 From City Pages: St. Croix Crossing begins on Highway 36 as you head east, leaving Oak Park Heights and soaring toward St. Joseph, Wisconsin. But unlike the imposing freeway bridges of yesteryear, the Minnesota Department of Transportation decided this one would be pedestrian- […]


What’s New 2018

Here’s a quick line up of the newest shops, experiences, restaurants, venues, places to stay and events you must see this year. We’ll continue to update so check back for more as summer nears. Thank you to the Pioneer Press newspaper for this wonderful recent article: “With the Lift Bridge Closed, Stillwater’s Main Street is Booming!” […]


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