Legend has it the #OnlyinMN monument was 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 40-foot-wide monument is not to be missed. Always on the go, the #OnlyinMN monument can usually be found at Minnesota attractions or events, but never for too long. Like you, the monument is a traveler.
Where to Find the Monument
World Snow Sculpting Championship
Teams from around the globe will be in Stillwater creating snow sculpture works of art and competing to be crowned world champion. Enjoy social events, activities and more fun for the whole family.
Fire & Ice Winter Social
The monument will be extending its stay in Stillwater following the World Snow Sculpting Championship for Fire & Ice, a winter social featuring hot air balloons, ice cream, fire pits, music and more!
Detroit Lakes Polar Fest
Find frozen fun at the Fest! Detroit Lakes Polar Fest has over 30 events including a snow sculpting competition, fishing derby, polar plunge, fireworks and more. At more than 30 feet tall, the ice palace is a must-see while enjoying the festivities in Detroit Lakes; and of course, a selfie with the #OnlyinMN Monument is a must-capture.
Find the Mini Monument at Mall of America
North Entrance, Level 1
Mall of America is home to 520 stores, 60 restaurants, dozens of attractions and now one #OnlyinMN monument. Check out the wall of travel information and find your next #OnlyinMN vacation spot, grab the travel guide or brochure and get a photo with it and the monument. Then, share (using #OnlyinMN, of course) to reveal the getaway you're planning.
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