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
St. Paul Saints at CHS Field
July 26 - August 9
Now a Triple-A Affiliate of the Minnesota Twins, the St. Paul Saints field a roster of top MLB prospects you can still see play at affordable prices - with even more fun. Find the #OnlyinMN monument at the centerfield plaza for the Saints' back-to-back six-game homestands vs. Indianapolis and Louisville. With the CHS Field/Downtown St. Paul backdrop, you'll capture the perfect photo; and, remember to share using #OnlyinMN.
Minnesota State Fair
August 26 - September 6 (Labor Day)
A cherished end-of-summer tradition, the Great Minnesota Get-Together welcomes 2 million guests annually to a world-class showcase of agriculture, entertainment, food, art, science and industry. Perennially popular are the 500 food items (more than 80 on-a-stick); 900 free entertainment shows; Minnesota craft brews and wines; livestock competitions; the Mighty Midway and Kidway; horse shows; CHS Miracle of Birth Center; baking, fine arts, talent, 4-H and FFA contests; 1,000 vendors; hundreds of how-to demonstrations and exhibits for kids and adults; a fireworks show each evening; and more! The Minnesota State Fair is always 12 days ending Labor Day. 6 a.m. - midnight (10 p.m. on Labor Day). Look for our #OnlyinMN monument photo op near the transit hub entrance (gate 16).
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