Open Mobile Search
Open Mobile Menu


Relax, Reconnect and Recharge in the North Woods

It does not need to be Friday, Saturday, or Sunday to getaway. Sometimes the best escapes are the ones during the week. Grand Rapids MN, offers safe cozy lodging, wifi, weekday live music, breweries, and a chance to immerse yourself in art and history.

Cozy & Safe Lodging

Grand Rapids, MN offers a variety of clean, cozy, and some pet-friendly lodging! From Bed and Breakfasts to Resorts, Hotels/Motels, Vacation Rentals, and Airbnb’s, Grand Rapids has unique locations perfect for a safe, weekday getaway.

It seems difficult to pick up during the week and go somewhere but, most of the lodging in Grand Rapids, MN has amenities that make you feel at home and safe. Bring your dog, kids, and enjoy being in Minnesota’s nature. If work still needs to be done wifi is offered at the majority of places to stay. If you like a modern look, a cabin feel, or something with a pool, we have the perfect weekday getaway for you.

Find Safe & Cozy Lodging HERE

Happy Hour

Enjoy food and beverages at some of the best locations in Grand Rapids, MN! Klockow, Rapids Brewing, and Unwinded Up North offer local beers and wines. The perk of these locations is they typically have live music during the middle of the week. If you want a good drink and more food options head over to The Dutch Room Maddogs Pizza.  They have a full bar and is well known for its pizza!

Some of the favorite local dining options include The Pickled Loon, Boulder Tap House, Forest Lake Restaurant, Florio’s Grill & Tavern, and Sammy’s Pizza. All businesses are taking the right steps to provide a sanitized and safe space so you can enjoy all they have to offer. Most locations even offer delivery or curbside pick up.

Pickled Loon

Boulder Tap House

Forest Lake Restaurant

Sammy’s Pizza



Florio’s Grill and Tavern




Week Day Activities

There is nothing better than taking a day off mid-week to refresh. Here in Grand Rapids, MN we have the Itasca Historical Society. Take a step in and become immersed with history. Click here to get a virtual tour before visiting. Another relaxing stop is MacRostie Art Center. Stop in and see some local artists’ work. Need a next step way to relax, call, and make a spa appointment at True North Salon and Spa. It is a little bit easier to schedule an appointment midweek.

Grand Rapids is known for being the home of Judy Garland. Take a tour of her childhood home or take the kids to the children’s discovery museum next door. There is a capacity of 10 people at a time. If you are just looking for a self-contained stay the Reif Center has virtual shows!

Book Your Weekday Getaway!

If relaxing is finding a nice brewery to social distance at or reconnecting in a cabin. Head up to the North Woods of Grand Rapids, MN, and recharge in the comfort all this small town has to offer.


Share via
Copy link