Dorset, MN

Dorset is a tiny town with the big claim to fame of being the Restaurant Capital of the World. From May to September, locals and tourists alike flock here to eat and peruse the shops. No shady politics here! Dorset’s mayor is chosen by chance— it’s the only town where the mayor is elected by raffle. Visit Taste of Dorset in August to place your name on the ballot.


Feb 11, 2023
Audrey’s Purple Dream Fishing Tournament & Purple Plunge
Audrey’s Purple Dream is dedicated to the memory of Audrey Faye Pidde, a life long resident of Akeley, Minnesota. After a heroic battle against cancer Audrey passed away on March 24th 2005. One of Audrey’s last wishes was to go to Alaska. Audrey had many friends and many family members who helped make the original […]
Mar 17, 2023 - Mar 18, 2023
Menahga St. Urho Day Celebration
Head to Menahga and enjoy a variety of events in celebration of St. Urho, the Finnish Saint who led the grasshoppers out of the grape fields! On Friday, check out the Opening Ceremonies and Crowning of the St. Urho King and Queen. Saturday festivities include a pancake breakfast, horse-drawn wagon rides, Mojakka Feed, the Changing […]

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