Summer is winding down! Here's how to have a true Minnesotan day outdoors before mother nature strikes... 

 

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    Go Fish

    Not the card game! It's the land of 10,000 lakes. Find one, and catch some fish. Bonus points if you skin and cook it yourself! ;)

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  • 2

    Cook up some corn on the cob

    There's a truck on every corner selling sweet corn. Trust me, it's worth picking up a few ears.

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  • 3

    Visit the Minnesota State Fair

    Fried EVERYTHING on a stick! The Great Minnesota Get Together starts next week (Aug 24).

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  • 4

    Get stuck in traffic due to construction

    This is bound to happen in Minnesota. Minnesota has two seasons - winter and construction season...

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    Hit up a Farmer's Market

    Minnesota has many, many farmers! Taste what they have to offer at the summer market.

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