#OnlyinMN Monument

OnlyinMN Monument in Hastings

The #OnlyinMN Monument in Hastings, by the Mississippi River

Legendary Photo Opportunities Found #OnlyinMN

Legend has it the #OnlyinMN monuments were hand-carved by Paul Bunyan himself, whittled from ancient Minnesota hardwoods into the massive structures you see today.

And though we're not sure if the stories are true, we're proud to say it's never been easier to find your next #OnlyinMN destination. Literally. The vibrant blue 40-foot-wide monument and stacked mini-monument are not to be missed. Always on the go, the #OnlyinMN monuments can usually be found at Minnesota attractions or events, but never for too long. Like you, they’re travelers.

Watch for these photo opportunities to pop up soon at some of your favorite Minnesota destinations and events.

Where to Find the Monument Now

Horse-drawn carriages in the Sleigh & Cutter Parade

Sleigh & Cutter Festival in Waseca

Sleigh & Cutter Festival, Waseca

Jan. 27-Feb.23

The Waseca Sleigh & Cutter Festival gets bigger and better each year with over 30 activities taking place after the holiday season. Created in 1950, the annual winter festival continues to entertain young and old. Festivities include curling, ice sculptures, contests, a parade down State Street featuring magnificent horses and a great photo opportunity with the #OnlyinMN Stacked Monument!

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