Two Area Resorts Recognized for Over a Century of Service!
Two area resorts recognized for over a century of service [This article was originally published by The Daily Journal Media at 9:00 am on Monday, October 30th, 2017 and written by Kaley Sievert and is shared here with permission granted by Editor, Zach Stitch.] One of the benefits of living in or visiting Lakes Country is the countless resorts and campgrounds to choose from. For many families, attending a resort becomes a seasonal tradition and for some, that tradition has continued on through generations. Helping carry on that tradition are area resorts who have been open for more than a century: Bonnie Beach Resort of Battle Lake and Ten Mile Lake of Dalton. The Minnesota Resort and Campground Association held their Fall Conference at Breezy Point Resort, Wednesday, Oct. 25, to recognize six of its newest members who enrolled as Minnesota Century Resorts. Two of those members were Bonnie Beach and Ten Mile Lake Resorts and they joined the MRCA’s previous member, Northern Pine Lodge, Park Rapids. Bonnie Beach Resort Bonnie Beach Resort is currently owned by couple, Ron and Pat Sugden with the help of their daughter, Megan Johnson. The resort was established in 1882. In the 1870s, the resort started as […]
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Goodies Galore at Garden Party Cultural Center Hosts Spring Fundraiser The Cultural Center hosts the seventh annual Garden Party fundraiser in New York Mills on Thursday, May 3. All are invited to this fun art and spring themed event. Festivities begin at 5:45 p.m. and continue until 8:15 p.m. Included in this evening is a brats, beans, and beer bash sponsored by the Mills Locker Plant and Mills Country Market. Invitees are asked to come hungry! Event highlights include a live auction by Perala Brothers Auctioneers at 7:00 p.m. and the 3rd annual “Celebrate the Local” silent art auction. The silent auction is entirely comprised of artwork by local artists, with proceeds from each sale split between the artist and the Center. Silent auction art is on display in the Gallery at the Center starting Thursday, April 26. Interested persons are encouraged to come check out the artwork and bid early, or, if you find something you can’t live without, you will have the opportunity to “buy now!” In addition to the two auctions at the party, attendees can partake in a plant grab, greenhouse goodie grab, game of Heads or Tails split the pot, and party bucket drawings! Party buckets are created by Center staff with donations from the community. […]