Monthly Archives: August 2013

Udderly Delightful

Last night we went to the Iowa County Fair here in town – which runs all weekend and ends Monday night with the Demolition Derby.  This annual event, which started in 1856, is not to be missed. We arrived in … Continue reading

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The Williams Sisters Get Their Craic On . . .

Looking for a little late night live entertainment in Mineral Point this weekend? Then check out the irrepressible Williams Sisters who will be playing their distinctive blend of Irish-American folk, Indie-pop and comedy songs at the Gray Dog Deli this … Continue reading

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Mineral Point Makes Another List

Fodor’s included Mineral Point in a list of “5 Small Midwest Towns to Visit Now.” Click here to read the article, which highlights the Brewery Creek Inn and Pub. So, take the advice and come visit – now (shown at … Continue reading

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Brush The Smell of Potpourri From Your Clothes

Recently we remembered to check the High Street Beat gmail account, and found this nice write up from a few weeks ago: My sculptor husband and I went to Galena IL for our anniversary road trip. YOW! One hour of … Continue reading

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Destination Dining

Earlier this month, the MP Dining Company (located in the old Chesterfield Inn) celebrated its one year anniversary. If you haven’t been there yet, you are in for something very, very special. This is a world-class restaurant, with all the charm you … Continue reading

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