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It's Magic in Minot!

North Dakota's Magic City is a community full of energy and a spirit for being a better place to live, to visit and to love. Share the magic!

Local Shout-Outs

It feels good to see what others love about Minot. Check out these recent posts people have shared!

10 Ways to Love Minot

Visit 62 Doors Gallery and Studios
10 Ways to Love Minot

1. Visit 62 Doors Gallery and Studios

What's the right way to look at art? Do you put a hand on your chin and nod knowingly? Whatever works for you! 62 Doors is a community of artists living, working and displaying their work in downtown Minot.

See the new Big Cats habitats at Roosevelt Park Zoo
10 Ways to Love Minot

2. See the new Big Cats habitats at Roosevelt Park Zoo

The zoo is building new habitat areas that are more natural for the animals. You’ll also feel closer to these magnificent creatures!

Support children’s discovery
10 Ways to Love Minot

3. Support children’s discovery

The Magic City Discovery Center plans to bring fun, interactive and educational experiences for children across the entire state into a year-round facility on Minot’s North Hill. Donate to help make it happen!

Try a restaurant you haven’t tried before
10 Ways to Love Minot

4. Try a restaurant you haven’t tried before

There are so many places with so many tastes, it can be hard to choose! What are some of your favorites? Snap a pic and tag it #MagicInMinot

Support performing arts at MSU
10 Ways to Love Minot

5. Support performing arts at MSU

Ann Nicole Nelson Hall rings proudly with multiple university and community music and theater performances throughout the year. There’s a lot of talent in the Minot area!

Get a selfie by the Dala Horse
10 Ways to Love Minot

6. Get a selfie by the Dala Horse

The craft of carving and painting Dala horses began in Sweden in the 1800s, made as toys for children. In Minot’s Scandinavian Heritage Park, you can stand next to one that’s 30 feet tall.

Volunteer with Souris Valley United Way
10 Ways to Love Minot

7. Volunteer with Souris Valley United Way

They help many charitable organizations all over our community, and they could use your help. Come out and plant a tree or something!

Visit and support an art gallery
10 Ways to Love Minot

8. Visit and support an art gallery

Minot has a thriving and vibrant arts community. Where else in this part of the nation can you find a diverse cooperative of artists creating and presenting their art in a place as cool as this? Come check it out.

Find fall fun at Berry Acres!
10 Ways to Love Minot

9. Find fall fun at Berry Acres!

Whether picking out a pumpkin or getting lost in the corn maze Berry Acres offers all of your favorite fall activities, plus some new ones to explore.

Got an idea? Give it a try!
10 Ways to Love Minot

10. Got an idea? Give it a try!

Our community is better when we keep trying new things. If you’ve been wanting to start a business in Minot, now could be a great time to release your entrepreneurial spirit.