It's a great time of year to get out and experience something new, or see something familiar with a new perspective. Pack your bags, grab your camera, and get ready—you're about to take a staycation.
That's right, you won't need plane tickets for this trip, no long lines or security checks. You don't even have to worry about your itinerary! That's because we've created an insider's guide for getting away right here around Fargo. Who ever said adventure can't be close to home?
Below you'll find our favorite local attractions. Food and drink, art and music, shopping, unwinding, exploring with the family—it has something for travelers of all sorts. You might be surprised at what you find, and you'll never be so proud to call this place home.
Enjoy your stay.
Your Staycation Itinerary
Porter Creek Hardwood Grill (restaurant)
Why we love it: It's connected to the hotel, so we eat here all the time!
Why you'll love it: Crazy easy access to premium dining. We recommend everything… Okay, but actually you should try the Fire Roasted Rotisserie Chicken!
HoDo (evening drinks)
Why we love it: The best place for evening drinks—particularly Martinis!
Why you'll love it: The drinks are stellar, of course, but the rooftop patio puts the cherry on top.
Downtown Fargo Murals (beautiful views)
Why we love it: Unique artwork located all around downtown. A fun way to soak in Fargo culture.
Why you'll love it: Plenty of photo ops, so bring your camera!
Drekker Brewing Company (fun with friends)
Why we love it: A wonderful place to close out the evening with friends and local brews.
Why you'll love it: Plus, pinball machines, lawn games, and more!
Bluestem Amphitheater (arts & culture)
Why we love it: Fargo art and music culture at its finest.
Why you'll love it: Go here for musicals and other live artistic performances.
Bonanzaville (family fun)
Why we love it: Fun Fargo and pioneer history.
Why you'll love it: This pioneer village and museum transports you back hundreds of years into the earliest settlement days on the Plains.
Ready to Explore?
Discover adventure close to home.Book Your Staycation