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Small business is a vital part of any community. Regardless of the type of business, Fargo-Moorhead continues to be a burgeoning area for new, local businesses. An industry this is potentially most prevalent in is fashion and shopping. We have been so lucky to welcome new boutiques, stores and businesses to our ever-growing community. This month, we highlight a few small businesses in that industry. Each of the four businesses featured within has its own niche within the shopping world. What they all have in common is this: they are owned and operated by women. Meet these strong women and the businesses behind them. Carmine & Hayworth Vintage DRUTHERS Jade And Jasper Red River Coffee Company

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ACCIDENT ntil my dying day, I will go on record and claim that I am not a fashion expert. It's not that I don't hold the sensibility for it, but it's a field I have just never taken the time to fully unpack. That can be seen in my usual outfit of jeans and a t-shirt. Because I am no expert, this issue topic kind of scared me. In full transparency, I was kind of dreading this issue because I am so uneducated on the topic. In the past, I have relied on others to help create this issue, but given our current circumstances at Spotlight, I had to finally take the reigns on it. As I stated above, I was not particularly motivated about this issue. However, I sat down one day and tried to rid my mind of that mindset. If I put together this whole issue under that pretense, we would have a monumentally bad issue. I had to develop a want to learn about fashion and shopping. Safe to say, I am happy I changed my mindset. Much of that shift if thanks to the amazing business owners featured in this issue. The stores we choose to feature in this issue were chosen for a specific reason. Each business has its own niche in this industry. DRUTHERS is one of the few men's-focused boutiques in town. Jade + Jasper is offering West Fargo the flavor of a downtown store at The Lights. Carmine

& Hayworth Vintage has its core audience and who does not love old school clothes? Red River Coffee is blending food and drink with the atmosphere of a boutique. They all had a niche and that has helped make this issue more all-encompassing. While we selected businesses based on their niche, we learned something along the way that helped lift this issue even more. In an unplanned moment, all of the businesses featured within are owned and operated by women. Call it a happy accident, I suppose. Each woman has her own specific story of starting her business, growing it and sustaining it. With the pandemic hurting several small businesses across the country, these women stood up and saw their businesses thrive.

In the meantime, stop into these businesses and shop or say hi. All four of these women are truly special and they bring so much to our community beyond just their businesses.

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Telling these stories through the eyes of these great woman leaders was enlightening for me. It helped me educate myself on the subject matter and while they may not know it, I really appreciate these four women for taking the time to talk to an uneducated guy like me. I hope this issue inspires all of you potential business owners out there, especially women. There will never be enough woman-owned businesses in our community and we must continue to create a culture that encourages that. Hopefully, these stories will help that mission. 9


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Shop Local! Small business is a vital part of any community. Regardless of the type of business, Fargo-Moorhead continues to be a burgeoning area for new, local businesses. An industry this is most prevalent in is fashion and shopping. We have been so lucky to welcome new boutiques, stores and businesses to our ever-growing community. This month, we highlight a few small businesses in that industry. Each of the four businesses featured within has its own niche within the shopping world. What they all have in common is this: they are owned and operated by women. Meet these strong women and the businesses behind them.

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Carmine & Hayworth owner Courtney Schur.


carmine & hayworth vintage Once focused on vintage clothing rentals, Carmine & Hayworth has graduated to a full-on retail space created for all.

There is something about vintage clothing. Maybe it's the smell, maybe it's the retro feel or maybe it's learning the history of a garment, but vintage clothing always seems to bring smiles to faces. Whether in a moment of nostalgia or overall happiness, the environment seems to bring out the best in us. Courtney Schur has known that fact for a long time. Schur has always had a passion for vintage clothing, claiming she fell in love with the history attached to each article of clothing. Initially collecting vintage costumes, Schur began renting out her collection to local artists and

photographers. From there, her business, Carmine & Hayworth, was born. Since its inception in 2018, Carmine & Hayworth has become more than a rental space. Schur has opened up a retail space right on Main Avenue in Fargo. The goal? To create a safe space for everyone. Carmine & Hayworth will continue to flourish because you cannot help but be happy when stepping inside. What is more impressive is Schur's passion for serving her customers and giving them a space to enjoy.


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"i have young girls, young men and those who are older that come in here. They get a sense of relief when they come in here and see that this is a place that understands them. We love everyone and we want everyone to come here and feel like they have a safe place where they are accepted. It was that place that I wish I had when I was younger and I just want everybody coming in to know that they're an integral part of this business." - courtney schur How did you turn this idea into a rental service and then a full retail store? Like a lot of vintage shops, I started off collecting and my biggest passion was actually collecting vintage costumes. From there, I thought: 'well, I don't just want to hoard them, and keep them hidden away'. I started loaning them out to photographers, but I also do costume studies so other makers can look at the pieces and reproduce them. I wanted to make this my life and my full-time job. I just started as a rental shop and decided to meld the two.

Where did your love for vintage clothing come from? I love history. I know there's a huge conversation about just being more conscious of what you're buying, but it goes beyond that. I love knowing where each piece came from and that it had a whole other life before we even existed. A lot of these pieces are older than us and will outlive us. Knowing where they came from and what every little detail of it was attached to, I think is something really exciting to pass on to my customers.

Now, they know not only what they're wearing, but whom it came from.

What have been some of the biggest challenges in making this transition to a retail store? In this area, being a vintage store, it's a very niche business. It was really refocusing and kind of bringing everything that excites me into one place. There is vintage, obviously, but then other artists, other female businesses that really had products that evoke some kind of emotion. When I am looking at products, I just want to look at it and it makes me happy and it makes me forget about everything around me. That's kind of what we've tried to build here. As you walk in, it's bright, happy and distracting. That's really what we aim to do.

How did local makers and local woman business owners get integrated into your inventory? It actually has been something that we've had since we started as renters only when

we first started in 2018. We carried one female-made brand and it was a line of perfume oils that we got from a friend in Los Angeles. Those are really popular and I saw that people were really connecting with the maker's story and why I chose to put her in my shop. That got me really excited and I just wanted to keep filling my store with women that I believed in, but also believed in me. When I first started, it was hard to get vendors to want to work with me, because I have no proof of concept. There were those who were on board too and that was the most amazing thing. I think that sense of community is something that's helped my business, especially in the pandemic. Relying on other artists, makers, businesses and just working together instead of against each other.

What have been some of the biggest rewards throughout this entire Carmine & Hayworth journey? I have young girls, young men and those who are older that come in here. They get a sense of relief when they come in here and see that this is a place that understands them. We love everyone and

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we want everyone to come here and feel like they have a safe place where they are accepted. It was that place that I wish I had when I was younger and I just want everybody coming in to know that they're an integral part of this business. It's because of them that businesses like this survive. To let them know that they matter is everything.

Would you have any advice for your former self? Or maybe some advice to a future woman business owner? I would say, don't be afraid to be disliked. You're not gonna please everybody, and you're gonna crack some eggs along the way. To stand firm on what you believe in as a business owner and even as a person is vital. It's important that you know your message and portray that message in the right way.

How can the FargoMoorhead-West Fargo community help Carmine & Hayworth?

Carmine & Hayworth Vintage 616 Main Avenue, Fargo Facebook: @carmineandhayworth Instagram: @carmineandhayworth carmineandhayworth.com

I think now more than ever, it's giving alternatives to customers. I want people to know that you don't have to come in and spend a lot of money. I would say to do the "free things" like sharing our social media posts and whatnot because social media is expensive. A lot of businesses can't afford to pay for ads so the best way is to just engage. Word of mouth is huge. Even just coming in and saying hi is incredible. I don't think people understand just how much that helps a business.

Carmine & Hayworth Vintage 616 Main Avenue, Fargo Facebook: @carmineandhayworth Instagram: @carmineandhayworth carmineandhayworth.com

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DRUTHERS DRUTHERS offers stylish and affordable clothes to men with a variety of tastes.

Menswear is not something that is always top of mind when you mention the word "boutique". That word will often conjure up images of women's-oriented clothing stores. However, where can the everyday guy go to look his best? The short answer is DRUTHERS in south Fargo. Owner Holly Kraft has developed a passion for menswear thanks to her wide experience in the fashion and retail industry. Kraft previously worked for large companies like SCHEELS, Vanity and Straus Clothing before developing the passion to start her own business. Recognizing a need in the community, Kraft

created DRUTHERS in an attempt to provide a "middle ground" between extremely high-end menswear and the department store chain. A commitment to comfortable yet affordable clothing has helped Kraft find that true middle ground. DRUTHERS is now the first store of its kind in the area and has the market cornered all to itself at the moment. The passion and fervor to provide the average guy the best possible clothes is what makes DRUTHERS special. It is also what makes its owner, Holly Kraft, special to our community as well.


"I'll always be open and honest with you while you're in here shopping and I'll be your resource for fashion, fit and just making sure that you look your best. I want everyone to come in knowing that I'm here for you and trust that I've got your best interests at heart. I'm not going to try to sell you something that doesn't look good." - Holly Kraft What has been your background in retail? And how did that lead you to start this business? I've been in retail my whole life. I went to school for Apparel and Textiles in the Retail Merchandising emphasis at NDSU. When I was in the program, there were two options and I chose Retail Merchandising because it was businessfocused. There were courses on buying, building and sustaining a business in this industry.. After college, I worked at SCHEELS in Moorhead as a shop manager for two different shops and their visual display manager for the entire store. From there, I worked for Straus Clothing and a.k.a. (owned by Straus Clothing) too. That is where I developed a love for locally-owned small business. I really love the environment, the flexibility and communicating with customers. That's one thing you don't get in a corporate office. I also worked at the Vanity home office. My role there was a Senior Business Analyst and I forecasted sales trends and reviewed inventory management. Essentially, I studied the nitty-gritty detail and data of corporate sales for anywhere between 150 to 175 stores and recommended future actions based on my findings. After Vanity, I landed back at SCHEELS in the corporate office as a vendor analyst

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in hardlines. I helped the buying teams and stores review their sales and propose reorders.Then, I moved over to logistics, which is shipping and receiving for the stores. It was really enlightening to be immersed in that process because you learn how a product is transferred from the vendor to the retailer. Oftentimes, you don't really think about how an item gets to the store in the most cost-effective way. After I left SCHEELS, I decided to start DRUTHERS. I've always really loved being in a boutique and I've always really loved the small business impact in this community. I discovered that's what I really wanted to do.

And how did menswear become your primary focus or niche for DRUTHERS? I had a couple of ideas floating around in my head because I knew I wanted to own my own business. I had experience in menswear when I worked for Straus Clothing and a.k.a.. Straus was more traditional menswear; suits and ties, while a.k.a. was premium casual to dressy clothing. I developed my love of men's fashion there. I enjoy working with people in the men’s industry and I like following men's trends. They actually correlate really well with women's fashion trends. If there's something that's hitting big in women's, sometimes, you'll see the men's version and vice versa. It's really fun to watch that balance.

I also knew there was an opportunity within the community. It was great timing because there aren’t many establishments like DRUTHERS in the Fargo metro. There are many women's boutiques and I felt like the people who are running those are doing it really well. I didn't need to be another competitor to the amazing businesswomen in the community, I wanted to fulfill a need and that happened to be a men's clothing store.

What were some of the biggest challenges in starting this business? The whole thing in its entirety is a challenge because I really didn't know where to start. If you've never owned your own business before, even some of the language is a little different. There's a lot of things in each area of developing a business that I just never had exposure to. Because of that, I leaned on mentors from previous roles to help me understand what was needed to open up a business from the ground up. They were able to help, at least from their experiences, but nothing's ever the same. I couldn't expect that what they shared with me would be my experience. I knew it was not going to go by the book in any sense, but at least talking with them gave me some insight into what could happen. In developing DRUTHERS, I was lucky to have people in my life to go to who had done it before.


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What piece of advice would you give to fellow women looking to start their own business? This is a difficult question to answer! I'm still learning. I try to be like a sponge and I really want to absorb all the knowledge I can from the people around me. With what I know today, my biggest piece of advice is to never compare yourself to somebody else or somebody else's business. Even somebody else's social page, somebody else's aesthetic, too. It’s so hard but try to focus on yourself, build what you want to build and focus on your message. Make sure you're attending to what you can control and what's going to make your business grow. Don't compare yourself to somebody else, because they're completely different.

What have been some of your biggest rewards throughout this process? This experience has forced me to look within myself and really understand who I am and what I want to contribute to the world. Another thing that is so rewarding is that I'm doing it. It's the fact that I was able to develop this business, we're open, we're running and I have customers who love this store and I love them. There's this mutual gratitude between myself and everybody that walks in the door. My customers appreciate what I'm doing, they can appreciate what I'm trying to build, and I appreciate them for supporting us. I'm so proud of myself for being able to do this, even though the last 12 months have been less than ideal. I'm so appreciative of the people who have come in to support me early on and to the people that have spread the word and told all their friends and family.

In your mind, what makes DRUTHERS stick out? My goal is to make this a place where guys can come and get clothing that looks good, feels good and is super comfortable. That is my niche: everyday clothing, amazing comfort at a really good price. There was this huge opportunity in the community that allowed me to bring men’s brands and styles that people may not have seen before and provide elevated basics at a decent price point.

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My other niche is I'm trying to grow sustainable, ethical and eco-friendly brand awareness. About half of my store is sustainable whether it's something that they do to replenish the environment or the use of organic and recycled materials. Some brands do things like cleaning water, picking up trash, planting trees, using wind turbine power or recycling plastic bottles for actual materials. Using materials like hemp, which is naturally organic, is another way a company can produce sustainable clothing. Fashion can be a detrimental industry with how quickly it'll fill a landfill and if we can prevent that in any way, I'm here for it. One way DRUTHERS personally gives back is through our web orders. For every online sale, we donate $1 to one of three charities. At the end of each transaction, the customer can choose which charity resonates most with them personally and that is where I will donate $1 in honor of their support. A lot of companies will say 'do you want to donate $1?' I didn’t want to do that. It was important for me that the donation came from DRUTHERS but I

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wanted to give you the choice of where it goes.

What can the FargoMoorhead-West Fargo community do to help DRUTHERS? Definitely stopping by to take a peak at what we offer! A lot of people may have seen a printed article about us, a radio advertisement or even a social post, but haven’t had the chance to come in. Stop by and check us out! I'll always be open and honest with you while you're shopping and I'll be your resource for fashion, fit and making sure that you look your best. I want everyone to come in knowing that I'm here for you and trust that I've got your best interests at heart. I'm not going to try to sell you something that doesn't look good. Word of mouth has been the most amazing driver of growth for me because people trust their friends. If you've taken the time

to come in and you love it, telling people you shopped at DRUTHERS is by far the most rewarding thing for me. When that next customer comes in and says 'so and so told me to come in because they absolutely loved it', it’s the best feedback. It let’s me know that customers are loving what we’re providing to the community. Once you’re here, my goal is to convert you into loving it, too.

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4600 32nd Ave S #112, Fargo Facebook: @druthersfargo Instagram: @druthersfargo druthersfargo.com



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Jade + Jasper owner Ashley Nowacki.


jade + jasper As one of the first businesses in the budding new The Lights development in West Fargo, Jade + Jasper offers women a retail-therapy escape.

The Coronavirus pandemic has hit small businesses especially hard. It has taken a great deal of mental fortitude to continue to operate small businesses across the country. Even riskier is opening a small business during these pandemic times. Jade + Jasper owner Ashley Nowacki took those risks and was able to make them pay off. Nowacki did not attend school for business nor did she attend university for any sort fo retail or merchandising training. In fact, she went to school for communications and remained in that field for a number of years. Yet, Nowacki was unfulfilled in her creative life. That is what led her down the road of business ownership. The result is Jade + Jasper, which specializes in women's clothing and providing retail therapy inside the new The Lights district in West Fargo. Perhaps more importantly, Nowacki has become a role model to her daughter Jade (for whom the store is named) throughout this process. Nowacki gave birth to her second child while preparing Jade + Jasper for its grand opening. Her success as a business owner has trickled down to her life as a mom. With her budding business, she is teaching her kids that anything is possible.

You said you originally went to school for communications. How do you end up starting your own small business from that? It's a long story. I feel like I have that right brain and left brain balance and I'm only happy if both of those are being satisfied. I was in the event world for a while right out of college and I did some media buying too. For a long time, the event world kind of lit my soul on fire. It satisfied both. Then I fell into media buying and it was definitely catered more to that left brain. I still felt that need to do something creative though. So I actually started with a multilevel marketing company just to get that creative fire going on the side. I just fell in love with meeting with women and helping them find things that made them feel good about themselves and I wanted to take it to that next level. Now, my creativity doesn't have any bounds anymore. I get to do what I want and just let my creativity run wild. That is what kind of led me here, but it took a while to get there.

What were some of the biggest hurdles in starting Jade + Jasper? I think learning to trust my gut and knowing that things will work out. That is kind of the biggest thing that I'm always working through. I was really taking a leap when I did this. It took me a while to basically build up those wings and go because there is really no one here teaching me how to do this stuff. It's trying to push a business and make it bigger and better every day. In that respect, I am learning as I go in many respects.

On the opposite side of that, what have been the biggest rewards? This experience has been very rewarding. They always say 'once you work for yourself, you'll never want to go back'. I have been thinking 'why didn't I do this sooner?'

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"Women will come in here and they'll come in on their lunch break and say they just Need a minute. They needed a minute to themselves before they pick up the kids or before they go back to work. They just needed a little retail therapy. Luckily, I get to provide that for them, which is rewarding for me too." - ashley nowacki

It's a risk that I took and some days are harder than others, but I don't regret it at all. I love it. I think the biggest reward has been doing this with my family. My husband is also an entrepreneur and he has had my back from day one. The store is named after my eight-year-old daughter and she thinks it's the coolest thing ever. Seeing her even tell her little friends or tell her teachers about it and be proud of me is amazing.

And how impactful do you think this process has been for your daughter? To see her mom succeed at something like starting a business. I think it's been really impactful to her. I think she is very proud of me. I think she has a confidence about her where she doesn't feel like there's anything she can't do. She is invincible in her own mind. I like to think that some of that came from me and showing her that you can do the things you want if you work for it. There's nothing that you can't do if you work hard and you can see that confidence in her now. It's just really something and it's so fun to watch.

Fashion and shopping have so many different niches. How did you settle on women's clothing as the base of Jade + Jasper? I think you have to be a shopaholic at heart to do this, right? I get to shop and I get to shop for others. Then, there is just something about that connection with women that come in here. We just have a lot of fun. Like on Saturday, my store was buzzing, we had music going and there was just something fun about that. It's a great atmosphere. I think part of it is that there is a lot of pressure on women these days, right? You're a mom, you're working hard, you have to remember everything, you have to plan birthday parties, plan vacations, grocery shop, meal plan, work out and do all these things. There has to be an outlet for that because otherwise women get burnt out. Women will come in here and they'll come in on their lunch break and say they just need a minute. They needed a minute to themselves before they pick up the kids or before they go back to work. They just needed a little retail therapy. Luckily, I get to provide that

for them, which is rewarding for me too. Sometimes, you just need something for yourself and if it's just coming in and looking at pretty things, then so be it.

What sort of advice would you give your former self before this whole journey began? That's a really good question. I need to remind myself of this every day, but just to give myself grace. I'm very hard on myself and I think we're all our own worst critics. I wake up every day thinking about what I can do better. Figuring out what I need to do to change. That can be taxing. I think to give myself grace would be the thing I would tell myself. Also, to just enjoy it. This last year has been an absolute blur with everything that has happened. At times, it seems like we needed things to speed up and we wanted to fast forward through it. Then there were times where things were moving a little too fast. I feel like I've taken little mental pictures throughout the journey. However, I need to take time to relax and actually enjoy the journey too.

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What can the FargoMoorhead-West Fargo community do to help Jade + Jasper? Shopping local is so important, especially now. If you have a good experience, pass that along. I feel like so often, you only share if you have a bad experience somewhere. If you have a good experience here, please tell your friends. Please share the word, continue to check us out and give us a chance. Maybe you don't find something the first time you come in, but give us a second chance to try again. The power of sharing the word is massive, especially now.

jade + jasper 3150 Sheyenne St Suite 180, West Fargo Facebook: @shopjadeandjasper Instagram: @shopjadeandjasper shopjadeandjasper.com

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Red River Coffee Company Owner Jessica Arneson.


red river coffee company Red River Coffee Company is looking to provide a taste of home in south Fargo.

Jessica and Jered Arneson have small-town hearts. The Fargo couple has built a family and a life around the values instilled in them by their elders. It is those values and that hard-working spirit that have allowed the Arneson's to flourish in the world of small business. Their part-coffee shop, part-boutique, Red River Coffee Company, is a testament to that. Specializing in espresso drinks and delicious homemade baked goods, breakfast items and ice cream, Red River Coffee also has products made by over 20 different local artists. The coffee sold at Red River Coffee pictures Arneson's grandparents on the label.

The centerpiece of the entire space is a wood table that once belonged to Arneson's grandparents. An antique coffee urn sits atop one of the bookcases, it has been in the Arneson family for over 100 years. This commitment to family heritage and tradition make Red River Coffee Company a very homey place for locals. It is that taste of home, through coffee, a donut, a sandwich or a homemade product, that makes Red River Coffee Company such a beloved locale in the community. Their mission and approach to running a small business are also worthy of being championed and showcased.


"We are small-town people. Our vision was to create a space in our neighborhood that would provide a nostalgic experience to our customers, like those that had shaped our lives. We wanted to provide a place that feels like home to everyone who walks in, regardless of age, socioeconomic status or interests. It is our goal to have something for everyone." - jessica arneson When did you first want to open up your own business? With both of us coming from families with small businesses, my family had a cafe for two generations and Jered's [my husband] family has had a bakery for three. We had always had the possibility of moving back and continuing on some form of our families' businesses for another generation in the back of our minds. But then we became settled in Fargo, and it became our home.

What steps did you take to ensure that you could achieve this goal of opening a business? To our understanding, Red River Coffee was the first coffee shop in Fargo, opening its doors in the 25th Street Marketplace under its first owners in 1985. Back in a time when options were pretty much limited to a can of Folgers or Maxwell House, Red River Coffee brought espresso drinks and coffee beans from all over the world. Eventually, it moved into the Pioneer Village business strip in West Fargo under its second owner and then transitioned into a kiosk at the Fargodome, selling lattes and mochas during many events throughout the year.

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Our daughter, Riley, worked at the kiosk through high school. In 2015, after helping out at a few Bison Games we had the opportunity to purchase the business, thinking it would be a fun side gig, and it was. As our daughter was getting ready to go off to college, we began to explore the possibility of bringing Red River Coffee back into the community full time!

What were some of the biggest challenges in starting a business and what currently challenges you and your business? When we found our location, at the end of a business strip on 52nd Ave. and 25th St. S, ours was the last business to come into the building. The roof and external walls surrounding a dirt floor were the only things there. Thanks to Paul at the Small Business Development Center, we went through the process of applying for and receiving an SBA [Small Business Loan] to make our vision a reality. Starting a small business of any type is scary and risky, especially in the realm of food and beverage, and committing to the cost of construction on top of a lease was definitely not for the faint of heart.

At each step along the way, Jered and I would check on each other, lock hands and step forward, knowing that we were taking a leap of faith and that failure would literally mean moving "into a van down by the river". The first two years we both worked every single day, 80-100 hours a week, so one of the biggest challenges was self-care. We took turns being the strong one and being the exhausted one. Through time our processes became more established and we began to identify patterns throughout the year that helped us run more smoothly and a healthy balance has been restored to our lives.

Where did the idea for Red River Coffee come from? A coffeehouse/boutique is a very unique model. How did you formulate that combination? Like many Fargoans, we are small-town people. Our vision was to create a space in our neighborhood that would provide a nostalgic experience to our customers, like those that had shaped our lives. We wanted to provide a place that feels like home to everyone who walks in, regardless of age, socioeconomic status or interests. It is our goal to have something for everyone!


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What have been some of the biggest rewards in owning and operating Red River Coffee? On any given day, there will be a group of ladies laughing and sharing stories at one table, a group of long time buddies solving the world's problems at another table, a family with small children playing a game at another, an elderly couple on a date at another, students studying at another and a business meeting at yet another. They all belong here and we belong to them, we are their coffee shop and that makes us so proud.

How special is it to have your family history woven into your business? Being surrounded by mementos of our grandparents throughout our shop keeps us grounded, as these are our roots. We were both always very close to our modest, hard-working grandparents, and have a great appreciation for the time they were raised in where resources were scarce, nothing was wasted and everything was made by hand. Because of this, everything we make is made by hand inspired by age-old recipes from family or from my favorite old church cookbooks. It means so much to us when customers tell us that our donuts taste just like their moms, or our kuchen tastes just like their grandma's, it is a gift and a pleasure to remind someone of home.

Carmine & Hayworth Vintage 616 Main Avenue, Fargo Facebook: @carmineandhayworth Instagram: @carmineandhayworth carmineandhayworth.com

What are some goals you have set for yourself and Red River Coffee in the future? We are currently working on setting up partnerships with delivery businesses like DoorDash. That way, our goods can come to you when you can't get to us.

Lastly, what is the best way the community can help Red River Coffee? What are some action items our readers can use to help support? Just keep coming on in. In addition to coffee and breakfast, we have great wholesome lunches, hand-scooped ice cream and gift items from over 20 local artists. We are open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays.

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red river coffee company 2600 52nd Ave S, Fargo Facebook: @redrivercoffeeco Instagram: @redrivercoffee redrivercoffeeco.com

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By Nolan P. Schmidt

The Making Of:

The Hall At FBC

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The vision: An Initial Nudge

"The funny thing is when Fargo Brewing started in 2010, I didn't know any of the owners. I sent them an email just saying that we should consider combining venues like we are here. At the time, they kind of dismissed me and the idea, but then here we are now. At some point later, we started doing events with them in the parking lot and we started handling their anniversary parties that they would have every year in the parking lot. In 2019, I came on board as a partner and bought out two of the founders. At that point, we immediately talked about how we could redevelop the building." - Jade Nielsen, founder & president, Jade Presents

Laying Out The Hall

"When we first started looking at renovating the building, we had a very different initial

idea on where people would come in. We worked with three different architects and we ended up working with Chris Hawley on it. He is somebody that has renovated old buildings and he owns buildings that have been renovated as well. So he looks at a space and wonders how can we lay it out differently. Chris kind of gravitated to the natural light on the south side of the building. In creating the patio on the south side, we had always kind of written it off because of the railroad tracks. Once you clean it up with grass and a perimeter fence, it's going to be a great private little space. From there, we knew we had to move the grain room, but we also didn't want to have to change any plumbing or the production area. For the event space, we didn't know initially what we were going to do with it because it used to be offices. I had initially had the idea of doing a barbershop and a tattoo shop in here

too. Unfortunately, the tattoo shop that was going to come in opted to open in Moorhead. I think it was initially planned to have a barbershop, tattoo shop, coffee shop, food vendor and a taproom venue. So we really have not deviated from what we planned outside of the tattoo shop. We haven't filled the coffee shop, but part of that is because we're being incredibly picky about what sort of shop we want in there." - Jade Nielsen

What The Space Means For Jade Presents

"For us at JP, we've always wanted to develop more spaces. We're involved in The Sanctuary, Bluestem and The Fargo Theatre, but we don't own those venues. The idea of being able to cultivate something here with the brewery folks just seemed like a good match." - Jade Nielsen

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The Event Space What The Hall Means To Fargo-Moorhead

"I think the word community ties into this space. As we look at designing this space and bringing in different aspects, we want this to be a community, too. Now, we can allow all ages in this space, we can allow parents to come in with kids, Maybe dad has a beer, mom gets a coffee and the whole family orders from the food truck. That aspect sort of ties into what we want to cultivate in our own space. However, we also want to add to the neighborhood. There will be a restaurant going up across the street here and now this corner is really growing into something for the community." - Jade Nielsen

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The lounge Fargo Brewing Company Taproom What The Hall Means To Fargo Brewing

"This is something that we've been working towards for years. For all of our employees, music is a very huge influence in our day-to-day. Over the years, we've been kind of building that history of Fargo Brewing and live events. We've done smaller events inside the taproom and stuff like that, but this just gives us a larger venue to be able to put interesting things for ourselves and the rest of the Fargo-Moorhead community." Zach Click, operations manager, Fargo Brewing

The Hall's Impact On FargoMoorhead

"We know that these concerts and the stuff Jade Presents offers are huge assets to our community. Not only people who live in this area, but it brings people to Fargo-Moorhead, too. When people come to town, they're staying at local hotels, going to local restaurants. All of that is bringing a lot more revenue dollars to our city other than just us, right? For us, we always say high tides raise all boats and I think a space like this can help the whole community, not just our business." - Zach Click

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Nice Barber Co. Inception Of A Barbershop

"Part of this whole Nice Barber Co. concept stems from Jade and I discussing just how much life throws at you. It always feels painstaking to do anything and there's never enough time in the day. Wouldn't it be nice where you could go somewhere, get a haircut, grab a bite to eat and grab a beer? But barbershops are no different from any other job because the hours are pretty similar. We thought that we would open a little later and stay open a bit later. There is really not a barbershop like that in Fargo. We understand that you without our customer, we don't have a business, so how about we make that customer experience the best we can?" - Branden Ashmore, owner/barber, Nice Barber Co.

What Customers Can Expect From Nice Barber Co.

"I want people to show up here and I want them to feel like their home. We're all small-town guys here, too. I came from a farming community of 500 people and Jade is from Valley City. We're all from such a small area, that there's a lot of things that the big city changed in our lives. There are little things you forget, but I want people to come to the shop and feel welcome. You don't even have to come in for a cut, just come in and say hi and hang out. We want this to be an old school barbershop feel with some new twists to it." Branden Ashmore

What The Hall Means To Nice Barber Co.

"I want people to come in here and forget about everything they have going on, I want to make people feel welcome. I want it to feel like running into an old high school friend when you come here. Everybody wants a sense of belonging and I feel like that's something that we'll be able to give. We wanted to incorporate so much of that 'Midwestern nice' upbringing and I think it comes through in our work." - Branden Ashmore

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Nova eatery

What Nova Eatery Brings To The Hall

"After years of partnering with our Fargo Brewing Co. friends, we think we’ve developed a pretty good understanding of the variety of different beers they bring to the table. Chef Ryan has worked hard to create a menu exclusive to FBC that will compliment not only the beers but also the relaxed vibe of the space. With a style best described as elevated American comfort food on a rotating food truck sized menu, it is our goal to offer something different to the community and unique to FBC." - Nikki Berglund, co-owner, Nova Eatery.

The Hall's Impact On The Community

"Fargo Brewing is the OG local brewery in these parts and I think the fact that they have operated a successful and increasingly popular business for so long, really speaks to how important they are. Whether you are talking about their original gathering space or the new and improved version, people have always loved the FBC experience and we look forward to being a part of it." - Nikki Berglund

What The Hall Means To Nova Eatery

"We feel so honored that they approached us to partner up with them. We have always valued our friendship and love to collaborate with FBC whenever we are given the opportunity. We can’t wait to see what the future holds for all of us in this new venture." - Nikki Berglund

CHECK IT OUT

The Hall At FBC

610 N University Drive, Fargo Grand Opening: April 20, 2021


HEALTH & WELLNESS SPOTLIGHT

Let's Talk Snacking

It's that time of the day again. In between meals, but still hungry? Already eaten all of your meals for the day and you're still craving something? That opens the door for that dreaded eightletter word.

S-N-A-C-K-I-N-G We have all been there, right? In desperate need of something to eat, we reach for the quick fix. Oftentimes, that quick fix turns into an unhealthy decision. I know I have had far too many days where I eat so well and stick to my diet only to pull the ice cream out of the fridge after dinner. So how can you approach snacking from a healthy perspective? The simple way would be to rid your house of any snack that could be considered unhealthy. While there is nothing wrong with that approach, I feel it may be a bit extreme. As I've stated in the past, it is okay to treat yourself. In fact, I think indulging every once and a while helps keep you on a meal plan. Drowning out your day with the same foods can become extremely dull. Integrating a

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sweet or salty treat once or twice a week probably will not harm you (depending on what you're eating). An issue arises when we find ourselves heading to the pantry every evening. In my view, the best way to approach snacking is by finding healthy alternatives to your unhealthy snacks. Last month, I listed five snacks that can be healthy alternatives. Do you enjoy potato chips after a long day at work? Try substituting Quest brand's protein chips. It may sound crazy, but I prefer those over your typical Dorito, Frito, etc. In the spirit of snacking, here are five more alternatives to try introducing to your diet this month.

5 MORE HEALTHY SNACKS TO TRY AT HOME Halo Top Ice Cream Calories: 100-150 Carbs: 17-19g Fats: 3g Protein: 6-7g

Ice cream is my number one vice in life. I am seriously obsessed with ice cream and I know that I cannot survive without it. Halo Top is an amazing brand (can be found pretty much anywhere in town) that promotes having a healthy alternative to your fattier ice creams. The fat content varies on the flavor (there are some amazing flavors to choose from too. I would suggest red velvet or chocolate mocha chip), but it is significantly healthier than regular ice cream. It also adds a nice dollop of protein which normal ice cream usually does not provide.

Crunchy Chickpeas Calories: 120 Carbs: 18g Fats: 3g Protein: 6g

An amazing snack that I did not know existed until recently. Comparable to an almond, peanut or cashew, these crunchy chickpeas offer a nice "snacky" feel. However, it has less fat than your nut of choice. It also provides a nice protein kick with naturally occurring carbohydrates.

Dessert Hummus Calories: 50 Carbs: 9g Fats: 1g Protein: 1g

File this under foods that should be way more popular than they are. In theory, dessert hummus sounds like an odd amalgamation for texture and flavor. With a variety of flavors (dark chocolate, carrot cake, mint chocolate, etc.) available, it can seem too good to be true. Yet, this delightful treat is low in sugar and offers little to no sugar additives. When looking for a healthy dessert, added sugar is one of the big keys. Try this with pretzels or a dippable snack of choice.

quick way to get a serving of fruit in. Be sure to check the added sugars here. Ideally, a good fruit cup will have zero added sugars to it.

Powdered Peanut Butter Calories: 60 Carbs: 5g Fats: 1.5g Protein: 6g

This one is a little outside the box, but I think it's an intriguing alternative to normal peanut butter. The powdered version has almost 90 percent less fat than your standard peanut butter. Let me be clear too, I am one of normal peanut butter's biggest fans, so do not think I am discrediting all-natural peanut butter. It's just a known fact that regular peanut butter needs to be consumed in moderation because it is so high in fat. Throw in a few tablespoons of powdered peanut butter in a protein shake or any beverage and you can get all the peanut butter flavor with less guilt.

Individual Fruit Cups Calories: 60 Carbs: 15g Fats: 0g Protein: 1g

Yes, you will feel a little "too old for this" when you open up a fruit cup, but think about its versatility. It's portable, which makes it great for a snack at any point of the day. For those who do not like buying fresh fruit, these cups obviously last a while in the pantry too. It's also a

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culinary spotlight

Butter Creations By Anne

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utter Creations by Anne began with a honey butter recipe so wonderful it needed to be shared. What started out as a Christmas gift for close friends and family grew to a line of products that can now be found in grocery and retail store coolers throughout North Dakota and Minnesota. Since late 2014, Anne and Adam Adrian have been perfecting their art, creating new flavors and expanding their product’s reach. Before AllRecipes, Epicurious, New York Times Cooking and the endless blogs online, a recipe had to be tried and true before being written in the family recipe book. That means it was either shared by a loved one, a trusted friend, copied from a cookbook or magazine after being tested, perfected and determined it made the cut. This made it worthy of a page in the book and the use of your best handwriting. This husband and wife duo can be found buzzing throughout the kitchen and the region sharing their love for honey butter by restocking their numerous wholesale

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accounts and charming their customers at trade shows. Let’s be real though, it’s not always honey and spice and everything nice having your partner in life be your partner in business, but this couple has found a way to play to each other’s strengths. From Adam’s creative flavor creations (did someone say Prickly Pear Honey Butter?) to Anne’s eye for design and attention to detail, they have found their natural groove and have grown this business from a few jars as gifts to a staple in fridges from Dickinson, North Dakota, to Perham, Minnesota. A smooth blend of honey, butter and cream with so many flavor options you’ll have to try them all to find your favorite. Adam loves Huckleberry on toast while Anne loves the Original Honey Butter on banana bread and cornbread. Their customers have come up with so many great uses for their products including melting it and topping popcorn, creating an addictive kettle corn-esque treat. Add some Maple Honey Butter to your roasted sweet potatoes or top some ice cream with melted Strawberry Rhubarb and you will not regret it one little bit. It’ll likely be the best decision you made that day.


Starting a business is no easy task. Starting a food business and getting in local retailer coolers is an even more daunting task. From labeling nutritional information to branding, everything plays a part in a retailer’s decision to put your product in their store. Butter Creations by Anne started by targeting local retailers that fit their target market. Red Silo was the first to carry their products locally, followed by SCHEELS Home and Hardware. Baker Garden and Gift and Breadsmith filled out their local boutique retailers. Now, you can find Butter Creations by Anne at Hornbacher’s and Cash Wise with new flavors being introduced regularly. Another outlet that has really helped them grow has been being a Pride of Dakota member. From showcase events to meeting other vendors and hearing their stories, it has helped Anne and Adam take their honey butter business further. Now they have expanded to offering fundraising opportunities for school and youth groups as well as seeking out retailers in every larger community within the state. So, swing on by any of the following locations and grab yourself a jar or two or three. Honey butter makes a wonderful gift and has so many uses. As a bonus, you know it was made locally with great care and passion by two wonderful people.

Where can you find Butter Creations by Anne Honey Butter? You can order online through their website: buttercreationsbyanne.com

Fargo-Moorhead Area: Scheels Home and Hardware, Breadsmith, Baker Garden & Gift, Hornbacher’s. Within the last month, their products were introduced into Cash Wise and Family Fare on 25th street and 32nd avenue. North Dakota & Minnesota: Grand Forks, Grafton, Jamestown, Thief River Falls, Park Rapids (Hugo’s grocery stores), Bismarck and Mandan (Dan’s Supermarket stores), Detroit Lakes, Perham, Dickinson, Steele, Rugby, Hawley.


MEET THE

Kasta A

s we keep things local and fashion-infused for this issue, we can’t wait to introduce you to kasta here in Fargo-Moorhead! We’ve loved their clean, minimalist beautiful jewelry and the creative duo behind it - Kelly & Jessie.

Tell us a bit about yourself: Well, I grew up in Washington, D.C., and moved to North Dakota about five years ago. My background is in the arts. Performing arts, culinary arts, etc. I’ve known for years that I wanted to create a successful business model for myself, my family and my community. Now that I’ve done that, to be honest, I don’t have time for a lot of hobbies. My dream is actively coming true, so I try to focus most of my attention on that. I do enjoy trying new foods though, as well as watching good documentaries. But mostly, I’m learning about business and experimenting with new flavors and ideas. What you create under Uncle Charlie's Gourmet Snacks? Uncle Charlie’s Gourmet Snacks makes five flavors (Banana Split, Brownie Truffle, Cotton Candy, Orange Creamsicle and Red Velvet) of a gourmet spin on what is known regionally as “puppy chow.” We start with rice squares, coat them in gourmet chocolates and our proprietary blend of flavors, then toss them in powdered sugar. Each batch is handmade right here in Fargo and we take great pride in that. We are also releasing a line of Charlie’s Chocolate Crunch Bars this fall 2021; they’re going to knock your socks off!

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Tell us where your name came from? Kelly: I was born and raised in Minnesota but now live across the river in Fargo with

my husband, two young daughters and our ragdoll named Princess Fluffy Marshmallow. I have worked in the senior care field for over 15 years in senior housing, hospice and homecare all while making and selling my artistic creations online, in coffee shops and boutiques. I love color and how it shifts a moment or a mood. Visitors to my home are welcomed by a bright yellow door and lots of bold tones. I joke that artwork is my therapy. My friends and family will tell you that I'm most happy when I'm creating something, and my hands are full of paint. People have always asked me how I got to be so creative, and I like to tell them that I ate glue as a kid. Jessie: I live in Moorhead, Minn., with my husband, our high school-aged son and a variety of pets. We also have a daughter in college. I work full-time running the histology lab for NDSU’s Veterinary Diagnostic Lab. I am passionate about home design, DIY everything, woodworking, blogging, painting and refinishing, home remodeling and basically anything that involves building and creativity. Over the last 10 years my wood and furniture designs through my business, deuglied designs, have been featured in local boutiques and publications and even won


the 2015 General Finishes national design contest in the category of Best Staging. For me, having a creative outlet is about as important as air and food, and I tend to tackle my endeavors with an obsessive degree of gusto, some might use the word “obsession”. Describe what you create under kasta? We create modern, minimalist handmade concrete jewelry that blurs the lines of architecture and fashion. Each creation is surprisingly lightweight, weighing only a fraction of an ounce and is completely unique from one piece to the next. At kasta, we celebrate the beauty in our individuality, and that’s what makes concrete such a remarkable medium to work with. Tell us where your name came from? The word “kasta” is old Norse meaning “to throw in” or “cast”. That’s what we do – we create molds, take raw concrete and then cast it into a shape. We take that shape and turn it into something beautiful. Because we like to do things a little offcenter at kasta, we use a lowercase “k” in our business name to keep people on their toes, and if you look closely, you’ll see “JK” in our logo as well. Your personal favorite piece you've created? Kelly: My favorite piece is the first pair of earrings I ever created. I still wear them all of the time; I’m wearing them today. They’re circular drop earrings with no added color. Just plain concrete that shows unique texture and tiny imperfections that look beautifully unique – like a wearable work of art. Jessie: That’s a hard one! The color-blocked concrete jewelry is fun and playful, and the raw concrete and metallic gilded jewelry are modern and chic. If I had to pick one to represent our brand, I suppose I would

What is your favorite thing about having your own business? Being creative breathes life into both of us. Working with a best friend on a medium that we love is one of the better decisions we’ve made in a long time.

Jessie: In the last 10 years, along with a fulltime career, some of my creative endeavors include entrepreneur, furniture restorer and painter, woodworker, interior designer and remodeler, writer, blogger, and now jewelry designer, maker, and co-owner of a small business. While I think it’s admirable to model hard work and drive for your children, I think I’d tell myself to chill out and enjoy my family and maybe pick a lane.

What is the most challenging thing? Kelly: Trying not to let outside voices impact our vision. As creative perfectionists, we have so many ideas. It’s hard to hold back, pace ourselves and focus on one thing at a time.

Where can people find your work? We’re active on social media and plan to participate in a handful of pop-up shops and events each year. We also are very pleased to sell our products at Unglued in Downtown Fargo.

pick the mica pendant necklaces, they are unique and classic. But you’ll see me most in our earrings, I love them all!

Jessie: Being seen! What people don’t realize when you own a small online business is that you’re not just creating a product, you are a website designer, photographer, purchaser, accountant, delivery service and marketer. We are constantly striving to get better in these areas, especially marketing. What are you looking forward to with your business in 2021? Introducing more people to kasta and bringing other elements to our designs such as wood, metals, aggregates and new colors. We’ve only scratched the surface.

How can our community support you – especially in this pandemic time? Give any company that you follow on social media some love by engaging with them and their posts. This is huge for small businesses. Any time we make a sale an actual person at kasta does a happy dance. Website/social to stay in touch: Website: kastadesigns.com Instagram: @kastadesigns Facebook: @kastadesigns Pinterest: @kastadesigns TikTok: @kastadesigns

What is a word that best describes you? Kelly: Colorful Jessie: Industrious What advice would you have given yourself 10 years ago? Kelly: You don’t have to pick just one thing. You can dabble in hobbies and different ventures all of your life. Don’t be afraid to try new things to see what sticks. Embrace your “weird”. Have fun and never grow up.

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THINK GLOBAL, ACT LOCAL

By Alex Cyusa Photo By Nolan P. Schmidt

Meet Sir Steve French: A COMMUNITY ACTIVATOR

Warm Greetings

Where do you call home?

In times when the world is still healing from this global pandemic, where people long for human connection and as the enchanting Spring is preparing the way for the heartwarming Summer: I wanted to talk with a stellar individual who thrives at creating spaces and events where people can connect meaningfully.

My home is Fargo, N.D. I'm originally from Salt Lake City. Prior to coming to the area, I had a pretty colorful journey of a life. I left Salt Lake at about 24 to move to Brooklyn (NY) with a Black Metal record label I was working for at the time. 15 of us caravanned along with the entire label and its 300,000+ CDs across the country in the hopes of making it big. I ended up working for an experiential marketing firm on Wall Street, which took me all over the country creating experiences for worldwide brands.

In the fall of 2017, I met a special person at the Red River Market. At first glance you cannot miss him as he stands out by his stature and his worldly aura, making him a person I wanted to approach and learn from. Steve French is a community activator at Folkways with a focus on the administrative, production and operational needs of the team. Originally from Salt Lake City, Utah, he has a background in brand mobile experience design. I feel fortunate to call him a friend I abundantly learn from at Folkways but foremost the Red River Valley is a better place because he proudly calls it his home away from his Utah home state. Next time you see him: be sure to ask him why he loves the F-M Area! Skol! Cyusa

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With your passion for traveling, how did you land in Fargo? What keeps you busy here? I am not sure if I have a passion for travel, perhaps it is a result of doing it so much. I ended up in Fargo as several different circumstances came together. I had finished work I was doing in Austin, and my partner is from Fargo, so I came to visit and pretty much immediately fell in love with it. Currently, my days are spent full time with Folkways and the community projects we work on. Spending time with my partner and her two kids and a few smaller projects. Why should F-M area residents invest more in communitydriven curated experiences? "Pay attention to your 5 blocks" I would say that is at the core of it. You should care about where you live,


and care about others that live there as well. This line of thinking I feel guarantees the best opportunity for good outcomes for your life. Why should people care to read about outside the Midwest? As stated in the above question, you should care about where you live. Time spent on the road showed me that people have far more in common than they are different. Whether it is here in Fargo or any other place on earth. Invest in your community to make the best life for yourself. What are some misconceptions between smaller cities and larger, more metropolitan areas? Having spent a lot of time working in marketing, I am kind of averse for the most part to this one. People are people, of course, shaped by their environment and by

experiences. In urban spaces like New York City, you have a greater opportunity for a variety of experiences, while rural areas tend to be more stable. Each with its own pros and cons. What did you learn growing up between many cultures which you can apply in Fargo? My biggest take away has been that people are good, despite how much media wants us to believe otherwise. What is your vision 2030? Where will you be and why? I hope to be here in Fargo-Moorhead. I really do think it is a great place with quite a bit to offer if you can be a little creative. So many great people and to me the winter is not as bad as it is made out to be.

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$2.50 Wells, Calls, and Premium Drinks, Domestic Bottles, $3 22oz Tall Domestic Beer, 12 p.m.-7 p.m. All Day Everyday: $3 Jack Fire Shots, $3.25 Jag Shots, $5.25 Local Craft Beers. Wednesday’s $5 Trash Cans

$2.50 Wells, Calls, and Premium Drinks, Domestic Bottles, $3 22oz Tall Domestic Beer, 12 p.m.-7 p.m. All Day Everyday: $3 Jack Fire Shots, $3.25 Jag Shots, $5.25 Local Craft Beers. Wednesday’s $5 Trash Cans

Alibi Lounge and Casino 1340 21st Ave S, Fargo

$2.50 wells/calls/ domestic bottles $3 22oz domestic and $3 Jack Fire. $3 22oz Select Craft Beers

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$2.50 wells/calls/ domestic bottles $3 22oz domestic and $3 Jack Fire. $3 22oz Select Craft Beers

$2.50 wells/calls/ domestic bottles $3 22oz domestic and $3 Jack Fire. $3 22oz Select Craft Beers

$2.50 wells/calls/ domestic bottles $3 22oz domestic and $3 Jack Fire. $3 22oz Select Craft Beers

$2.50 wells/calls/domestic bottles $3 22oz domestic and $3 Jack Fire. $3 22oz Select Craft Beers

$3.75 Jack Daniel's, Happy Hour 4-8pm: 50¢ off everything

$3.25 import & craft bottles, Happy Hour 4-8pm: 50¢ off everything

Happy Hour 4-8pm: 50¢ off everything

$2.75 Windsor, Happy Hour 4-8pm: 50¢ off everything

$2.95 Captain Morgan, Happy Hour 4-8pm: 50¢ off everything

$3.50 Crown Royal/ Crown Apple, $2.95 Bloody Marys and Caesars until noon

$3.25 Stoli, Happy Hour 4-8pm: 50¢ off everything

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2-4-1s 5 p.m.-2 a.m.

2-4-1s 5 p.m.-2 a.m.

Any Monday of your birthday month: receive a free 40oz. bucket of booze, 8-11pm: $2 domestic bottles for everyone

8-11pm: $2 tall taps, wells & teas

50¢ taps, $1 Captain Morgan and teas 8pmmidnight

2-for-1 domestic bottles, Jack & Jack Honey 8pm-midnight

7-9pm: $7 all you can drink, 9-11pm: $2.50 tall taps, teas, Morgans & bomb shots

7-9pm: 79¢ teas, 9-11pm: $2.50 tall taps, teas, Morgans & bomb shots

$3 Captain Morgan, Bacardi, Chuck Norris & Ninja Turtle Shots, $3.50 Tito’s Vodka, $4 Jack Daniel's and Crown Royal

$3 Captain Morgan, Bacardi, Chuck Norris & Ninja Turtle Shots, $3.50 Tito’s Vodka, $4 Jack Daniel's and Crown Royal

$3 Captain Morgan, Bacardi, Chuck Norris & Ninja Turtle Shots, $3.50 Tito’s Vodka, $4 Jack Daniel's and Crown Royal

$3 Captain Morgan, Bacardi, Chuck Norris & Ninja Turtle Shots, $3.50 Tito’s Vodka, $4 Jack Daniel's and Crown Royal

$3 Captain Morgan, Bacardi, Chuck Norris & Ninja Turtle Shots, $3.50 Tito’s Vodka, $4 Jack Daniel's and Crown Royal

$3 Captain Morgan, Bacardi, Chuck Norris & Ninja Turtle Shots, $3.50 Tito’s Vodka, $4 Jack Daniel's and Crown Royal

$3 Captain Morgan, Bacardi, Chuck Norris & Ninja Turtle Shots, $3.50 Tito’s Vodka, $4 Jack Daniel's and Crown Royal

Pull Tab Happy Hour 4-7pm, Patron shots $3.50 all day

Happy Hour 4-7pm, $3.00 domestic pounders from 9 to 11pm. Ice Hole shots $3.50 all day

Happy Hour 4-7pm: drinks as low as 50¢, pull tab Happy Hour replay 9-11pm. Goldschlager shots $3.50 all day

Happy Hour 4-7pm, Captain Morgan at $3.00 from 9-11pm. Jagermeister shots $3.50 all day

Happy Hour 4-7pm, Windsor at $3.00 from 9-11pm. Romana Sambuca shots $3.50 all day

Happy Hour 4-7pm, Tito's Vodka $3.50 from 9-11pm. Jose Cuervo shots $3.50 all day

Happy Hour 4-7pm, $6.00 pitchers from 9-11pm. Rumpleminze shots $3.50 all day. Service Industry Sunday

Bulldog Tap 4265 45th St. S, Fargo

$3.50 tall domestic taps 6pm-close

$2.75 domestic bottles 8pm-midnight

$3.50 UV and Bacardi 8pm-midnight

$3.25 Captain Morgan, $3.75 Crown Royal 8pm-midnight

$3.75 Stoli and Jack Daniels 8pm-midnight

$3.50 Smirnoff and Windsor 8pm-midnight

$3.50 tall domestic taps and import bottles all day

Chili's 3902 13th Ave S Suite 4402, Fargo

Happy Hour 3 p.m.-7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Close: $3 Small Domestic Draft and Well drinks. $4 House wine, Classic Margarita, Small Premium Draft and Large Domestic Draft. $5 Presidente Margarita, Large Premium Draft and Long Island Tea

Happy Hour 3 p.m.-7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Close: $3 Small Domestic Draft and Well drinks. $4 House wine, Classic Margarita, Small Premium Draft and Large Domestic Draft. $5 Presidente Margarita, Large Premium Draft and Long Island Tea

Happy Hour 3 p.m.-7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Close: $3 Small Domestic Draft and Well drinks. $4 House wine, Classic Margarita, Small Premium Draft and Large Domestic Draft. $5 Presidente Margarita, Large Premium Draft and Long Island Tea

Happy Hour 3 p.m.-7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Close: $3 Small Domestic Draft and Well drinks. $4 House wine, Classic Margarita, Small Premium Draft and Large Domestic Draft. $5 Presidente Margarita, Large Premium Draft and Long Island Tea

Happy Hour 3 p.m.-7 p.m.: $3 Small Domestic Draft and Well drinks. $4 House wine, Classic Margarita, Small Premium Draft and Large Domestic Draft. $5 Presidente Margarita, Large Premium Draftand Long Island Tea

The Bismarck Tavern

522 Broadway N, Fargo Bomb Shelter 325 10th St. N, Fargo Borrowed Buck’s Roadhouse 1201 Westrac Drive, Fargo * This is not a full list of specials. Specials subject to change. For updated and entire list of specials, go fargomonthly.com.

The Bowler 2630 University Drive S, Fargo The Box 1025 38th St. SW, Fargo (Inside the Fargo Inn & Suites)

Happy Hour All Day: $3 Small Domestic Draft and Well drinks. $4 House wine, Classic Margarita, Small Premium Draft and Large Domestic Draft. $5 Presidente Margarita, Large Premium Draft and Long Island Tea


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Ladies Night: 7-10 p.m., ½ Priced Mixed Drinks, Chub’s Mugs: $5.95 New Mug, $3.95 Refills 7 p.m.-Close

Game Night, $1.00 Off Taps & Wells (Including Craft Beers), Free Pool & Darts 8 p.m.-Close

Chub’s Mugs Wednesday: $5.95 New Mug, $3.95 Refills, $1 Off Shots 8 p.m.-Close

Busch Light Tap Night, $1 Off Ice Hole & Fireball 8 p.m.-Close

Beer & A Bump Night, Beer and an Ice Hole for $7.00, $3.95 Chub’s Long Island Teas, $3.95 Stumplifers 8 p.m.-Close

$1 off Bloody Mary’s & Caesars, 8 a.m.-Noon, $1 off Crown Royal, Tito’s & Craft Taps 8 p.m.-Close

Sunday Funday: $1.00 Off All Drinks In Your Chub’s Gear 12 p.m.-Close

Cork ‘N Cleaver 3301 S University Dr, Fargo

2-4-1 bottles of house wine; Happy hours 4-6pm, 9-11pm: $1 off Tap beers, well drinks, glasses of house wine

2-4-1 glasses of our featured wine; Happy hours 4-6pm, 9-11pm: $1 off Tap beers, well drinks, glasses of house wine

½ price long island teas; Happy hours 4-6pm, 9-11pm: $1 off Tap beers, well drinks, glasses of house wine

Wine Club - $15/year, every Wednesday at 5:30pm; Happy hours 4-6pm, 9-11pm: $1 off Tap beers, well drinks, glasses of house wine

Weekly Patio Specials; Happy hours 4-6pm, 9-11pm: $1 off Tap beers, well drinks, glasses of house wine

Happy hours 4-6pm, 9-11pm: $1 off Tap beers, well drinks, glasses of house wine

2-4-1 bottles of house wine; Happy hours 4-6pm, 9-11pm: $1 off Tap beers, well drinks, glasses of house wine

Cowboy Jack's 506 Broadway N, Fargo

$2 Taps, Bottles & Well Drinks from 3-6 p.m. & 10 p.m.-Midnight

$2 Taps, Bottles & Well Drinks from 3-6 p.m. & 10 p.m.-Midnight

$2 Taps, Bottles & Well Drinks from 3-6 p.m. & 10 p.m.-Midnight

$2 Taps, Bottles & Well Drinks from 3-6 p.m. & 10 p.m.-Midnight

$2 Taps, Bottles & Well Drinks from 3-6 p.m. $3 Grape Apes, Chuck Norris & Sprees 10 p.m.-Midnight

$2 Taps, Bottles & Well Drinks from 3-6 p.m. $3 Grape Apes, Chuck Norris & Sprees 10 p.m.Midnight

$2 Taps, Bottles & Well Drinks from 3-6 p.m. & 10 p.m.-Midnight

Dempsey’s 226 Broadway N, Fargo

$3.50 Bacardi, Malibu and Morgan starting at 9pm

$2.50 domestic taps and well drinks starting at 9pm

Old School Night starting at 9pm: $3 Old Style, High Life and Hamms

$4 specialty or import bottled/tap beer starting at 9pm

$3.50 Old Style and $5.25 Jameson starting at 9pm

$3.50 Old Style and $5.25 Jameson starting at 9pm

D’Woods Lounge 3333 13th Ave. S, Fargo

$2.75 domestic bottles, $3 Bacardi

$2.75 domestic bottles, $1 off Martinis

$3.50 Stoli and domestic taps

$3.50 Crown Royal and taps

$3.75 teas, $3 Windsor

$3 Smirnoff and Captain Morgan

Doolittles Woodfire Grill 2112 25th St. S, Fargo

½ off all bottles of wine 4-11pm, Happy Hour 3-6pm and 9pm-close: $1 off tap and bottled beer, cocktails and wine by the glass

$2 off Beer flights 3-9 pm, Happy Hour 3-6pm and 9pm-close: $1 off tap and bottled beer, cocktails and wine by the glass

$2 off Crafted cocktails 3-9pm, Happy Hour 3-6pm and 9pm-close: $1 off tap and bottled beer, cocktails and wine by the glass

$3 off wine flights 3-9pm, Happy Hour 3-6pm and 9pm-close: $1 off tap and bottled beer, cocktails and wine by the glass

Happy Hour 3-6pm and 9pm-close: $1 off all tap and bottled beer, cocktails and wine by the glass

$1 off Bloody Marys, Mimosas and Screwdrivers noon-5pm

$1 off Bloody Marys, Mimosas and Screwdrivers noon-5pm

Drumconrath Brewing 630 1st Ave N, Ste 6

$1 off pints 4-6 p.m.

$1 off pints 4-6 p.m

$1 off pints 4-6 p.m

$1 off pints 4-6 p.m

$1 off pints 4-6 p.m

Empire 424 Broadway N, Fargo

Crown Royal $3.75

Bacardi $3.25, Tito’s $3.50

Windsor $3.25

$3.75 Jameson

Stoli $3.75, Jack $4.25

Imports $3.75, Captain Morgan $3.50

$2.75 Rail vodka, $3.25 Windsor

$4 pints 4-6pm

$4 pints 4-6pm

$4 pints 4-6pm

$4 pints 4-6pm

Fort Noks Bar of Gold 52 Broadway N, Fargo

Happy Hour 4-7pm: $1 off all Taps, Wells & Domestic Bottles. Bucket of Beers $15 (Any 5 Beers). $4.50 Long Islands & Margaritas

Happy Hour 4-7pm: $1 off all Taps, Wells & Domestic Bottles. $3.50 Tap Beers all day (Pint glasses)

Happy Hour 4-7pm: $1 off all Taps, Wells & Domestic Bottles. $3 Select Whiskeys and $3 Import and Domestic Microbrew bottles all day. ½ price bottles of wine

Happy Hour All Day ($1 off all Taps, Wells, and Domestic Bottled Beer). 3 for 1’s from 7-10pm Domestic Taps and Well Drinks (made in plastic cups)

Happy Hour 4-7pm: $1 off all Taps, Wells & Domestic Bottles. $3.50 Stoli Flavors (adding some juices and energy drinks is an up charge). $3.50 Icehole Flavors and Fireball shots. $2 Well Drinks & Domestic Bottles (8-10pm)

$4 Bloody Mary’s and Caesar’s (2-6pm). $3.50 Chuck Norris & Jag Bomb Shots. $3.50 Select Rums (Morgan, Bacardi Flavors, Don Q, Sailor Jerry and Malibu). $2 Well Drinks & Domestic Bottles (8-10pm)

All Specials from the week apply (excludes $2 wells and Domestics)

Frank’s Lounge 2640 52nd Ave. S, Fargo

½ price burgers with purchase of a beverage. Service Industry Night: $1 off all drinks

½ price wine

$4.50 Tito Pours

$1 off bottle or can beer. $4 flavored teas

$4.50 Crown Royal and Grey Goose Pours

11am-4pm: Bloody Mary and mimosa bar

11am-4pm: Bloody Mary and mimosa bar. ½ price taps all day

Front Street Taproom

Happy Hour 4-6 p.m.: $1 off pints & snacks - 7-close Service Industry $1 off all Pints

Happy Hour 4-6 p.m.: $1 off pints & snacks 7-close $1 off all snacks

Happy Hour 4-6 p.m.: $1 off pints & snacks 7-close $2 Grain Belt Pounders

Happy Hour 4-6 p.m.: $1 off pints & snacks - 7-close $10 Select Pitchers

Happy Hour 2pm-6 p.m.: $1 off pints & snacks

Chub’s Pub & Package Place 421 University Drive N, Fargo

614 Main Ave., Fargo

2-4-1 Schell’s Beer

* This is not a full list of specials. Specials subject to change. For updated and entire list of specials, go fargomonthly.com.

Fargo Brewing Company 610 University Drive N, Fargo

Happy Hour prices 4-7pm, employee prices for all 7pm-close


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Golf Addiction 4474 23rd Ave. S, Fargo

Two-for-One’s on Taps and $1 Off Captain Morgan

$2.50 Domestic Bottles and $1 Off Tin Cup Whiskey

½ Off Wine and $3.50 Wells

$1 Off Tall Taps and $1 Off Titos

$8 Domestic Pitchers and $10 Premium Pitchers

$1 Off Tall Taps

$12 Domestic Buckets and $4.50 Bloody Mary’s & Caesars

Granite City 1636 42nd St. S, Fargo

Granite City 1636 42nd St. S, Fargo

$5 cocktails and $6.75 growler fills and $7.50 pitchers 3-6pm and 9pm-close

$5 cocktails and $6.75 growler fills and $7.50 pitchers 3-6pm and 9pm-close

$5 cocktails and $6.75 growler fills and $7.50 pitchers from 3-6pm and 9pm-close

$5 cocktails 3-6pm and 9pm-close

Bottomless Mimosas noon5pm for $7.99

* This is not a full list of specials. Specials subject to change. For updated and entire list of specials, go fargomonthly.com.

Herd and Horns 1414 12th Ave. N, Fargo

All Day Happy Hour $1 off Drinks & $2 off Appetizers

7-Close: $3 Bud & Bud Light Pints

7-Close: Mug Night. $5.75 first fill $3.75 domestic refills. First fill free on the week of your birthday

7-Close: $3.50 Long Island Teas & $3 Well Drinks

Happy Hour 3-5

$3 Mimosas, $4 Bison Bombs, $5.50 Green Tea Cocktails

$11 for 5 Pounders. Add $2 more for premium

Holiday Inn 3803 13th Ave S, Fargo

Happy Hour all day $3 domestic talls, $1 off well drinks and wine by the glass. $4 crown all day, every day!

Happy Hour 4-7 p.m. $3 domestic talls, $1 off well drinks and wine by the glass. $4 crown all day, every day!

Happy Hour 4-7 p.m. $3 domestic talls, $1 off well drinks and wine by the glass. $1 off Prood Distillers & Far North spirits cocktails. $4 crown all day

Happy Hour 4-7 p.m. $3 domestic talls, $1 off well drinks and wine by the glass. $2 off Tall Taps, ½ priced bottles of wine. $4 crown all day

Happy Hour 4-7 p.m. $3 domestic talls, $1 off well drinks and wine by the glass. $1 off signature and classic cocktails, $4 bomb shots 9-11 p.m. $4 crown all day

Happy Hour 11-4 p.m. $3 domestic talls, $1 off well drinks and wine by the glass. $4 crown all day, every day!

Happy Hour all day $3 domestic talls, $1 off well drinks and wine by the glass. $4 bloody mary & mimosa bar 12–4 p.m. $4 crown all day, every day!

Labby’s Grill & Bar 1100 19th Ave. N, Fargo

Happy Hour 3-7 p.m. $3.50 wells, $1 off all pints, $1 off craft taps, $1 off wine. $1 off Morgan and all tap beers.

Happy Hour 3-7 p.m. $3.50 wells, $1 off all pints, $1 off craft taps, $1 off wine.$3.50 teas and top-shelf all day. $1 off Tito's drinks and tequila 7 p.m.-Close.

Happy Hour 3-7 p.m. $3.50 wells, $1 off all pints, $1 off craft taps, $1 off wine. $1 off all whiskey.

Happy Hour 3-7 p.m. $3.50 wells, $1 off all pints, $1 off craft taps, $1 off wine. $2.95/$3.95 pounders.

Happy Hour 3-7 p.m. $3.50 wells, $1 off all pints, $1 off craft taps, $1 off wine. $1 domestic bottles and wells 9 p.m.-close.

$3.95 Bloodys, Caesars, Screws and Mimosas 11 a.m.-3 p.m. $1 domestic bottles and wells 9 p.m.-close.

Lucky’s 13 Pub 4301 17th Ave. S, Fargo

$2.50 short domestic beers. $2 off all Mules 3-close

3pm-close: ½ Price Margaritas & $3.00 Coronas & Dos Equis Amber

$3.50 tall domestic taps 3pm-close

½ bottles of wine, $2.50 PBR, Hamms and Busch Light Pounders 3 p.m.-close

Happy Hour 3-6pm, $1.25 off all drinks

9am-4pm $3 Mimosas and $6.75 BLT Bloody Marys

Luna Fargo 1545 University Drive S, Fargo

Happy Hour 5-6pm & 9-10pm: $2 off wine or beer by the glass & ½ price cheese plates

Happy Hour 5-6pm & 9-10pm: $2 off wine or beer by the glass & ½ price cheese plates

Happy Hour 5-6pm & 9-10pm: $2 off wine or beer by the glass & ½ price cheese plates

Happy Hour 5-6pm & 9-10pm: $2 off wine or beer by the glass & ½ price cheese plates

Happy Hour 5-6pm & 9-10pm: $2 off wine or beer by the glass & ½ price cheese plates

Happy Hour 5-6pm & 9-10pm: $2 off wine or beer by the glass & ½ price cheese plates

$3 Mexican Bottled Beer

1/2 price Jumbo Margaritas

$2 off Patron

Unlimited Taco refills with the purchase of a taco plate & $2 off Long Islands.

Happy Hour 5-6pm and 9-11pm: $3 select beer and drinks

Happy Hour 5-6pm and 9-11pm: $3 select beer and drinks

Happy Hour 5-6pm and 9-11pm: $3 select beer and drinks

Happy Hour 5-6pm and 9-11pm: $3 select beer and drinks

Happy Hour 5-6pm and 9-11pm: $3 select beer and drinks

Mexican Village 3155 45th St South, Fargo Mezzaluna 309 Roberts St. N, Fargo The Northern 325 10th St. N, Fargo

Happy Hour 5-7 p.m., 2-4-1 appetizers

Happy Hour 5-7 p.m., 2-4-1 Burgers

Happy Hour 5-7 p.m., $9.75 8oz Steak Dinner

Happy Hour 5-7 p.m., $6.50 Fried Chicken Dinner

Homestyle Lunch Buffet from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Happy Hour 5-7 p.m.

Happy Hour 5-7 p.m.

NoBull Smokehouse 609 NP Ave, Fargo

$3 Any Bourbon 4 pm -Close

$2.50 Tap Beers 4 pm-Close

Swine and Wine, Buy a bottle/glass of wine, second one is one penny 4 pm-Close

Bucket Special 4-10pm: buy 3 bottles get two free. Bones, Beer, Bourbon-$12.99

2-4-$1s Single Shot Drinks, Taps and Teas 10 pm-Close

2-4-$1s Single Shot Drinks, Taps and Teas 10 pm-Close

O’Kelly’s 3800 Main Ave., Fargo

$6 Domestic Pitchers

$3 Long Island Teas and $3 Rum

$1 off Whiskeys

$3 Deep Eddy’s Vodka

BOGO domestic bottles

Happy Hour all day and $3 shot

Happy Hour all day, $1.25 off all drinks and $3 Mimosas

Happy Hour all day


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Pay the Day taps 7-9 p.m.: Pay the Day taps- whatever the date is, that’s your tap price! (Ex: Nov. 2nd=2 cents!). 9-11 p.m.: $2.75 beers, booze and bombs- select drinks on special

9-11 p.m.: $2.75 beers, booze and bombsselect drinks on special.

Wine Night 4-10 p.m.: ½ priced wine by the glass and bottleexcludes reserve wine list

9-11pm: $2.75 OB Beers, Booze & Bombs

$2.95 drink special 11 a.m.-2 p.m: $2.95 Bloody Marys, Bloody Caesars & Mimosas

11am-2pm: $2.95 Bloody Mary’s & Mimosas

Old Broadway City Club 22 Broadway N, Fargo Old Broadway Grill 22 Broadway N, Fargo

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$2 select drinks, select taps and select bottles, $4 glasses of wine

$2 select drinks, select taps and select bottles, $4 glasses of wine *Extended Happy Hour 6-10 p.m. (same specials as 3-6pm)

$2 select drinks, select taps and select bottles, $4 glasses of wine

$2 select drinks, select taps and select bottles, $4 glasses of wine. 9-11 p.m.: $2.75 beers, booze and bombs- select drinks on special

9-11 p.m.: $2.75 beers, booze and bombsselect drinks on special

$11 Domestic Bucket 11 a.m.-close

Pickled Parrot 505 3rd Ave. N, Fargo

$3.50 Fireball & Ice Hole All Day

$3.50 Fireball & Ice Hole All Day

$3.50 Fireball & Ice Hole All Day

$3 Domestic Bottles, $3.50 Domestic Taps & Wells, $8 Well Jars

7 p.m.-12 a.m. $3.50 Domestic Bottles, $4 Crown Royal

7 p.m.-12 a.m. $3.50 Domestic Bottles, $4 Titos, $4 Chuck Norris

$3.50 Fireball & Ice Hole All Day

Porter Creek Hardwood Grill ​1 555 44th St. S, Fargo

½ draft beer 3pmclose, Happy Hour 3-6pm and 9pm-close: $1 off cocktails, beer and wine

½ bottles of wine 3pmclose, Happy Hour 3-6pm and 9pm-close: $1 off cocktails, beer and wine

$2 off wine and liquor flights 3pm-close, Happy Hour 3-6pm and 9pm-close: $1 off cocktails, beer and wine

$2 off culinary cocktails 3pm-close, Happy Hour 3-6pm and 9pmclose: $1 off cocktails, beer and wine

Happy Hour 3-6pm and 9pm-close: $1 off cocktails, beer and wine

Happy Hour 3-6pm and 9pm-close: $1 off cocktails, beer and wine

Happy Hour 3-6pm and 9pm-close: $1 off cocktails, beer and wine

Pounds ​6 12 1st Ave. N, Fargo

Happy Hour 4-6 p.m. 9-12 a.m. - $3 Summer Teas, $3 Lil Fruitopias, $3 Spiked Capri Suns

Happy Hour 4-6 p.m. 9-12 a.m. - $3 Summer Teas, $3 Lil Fruitopias, $3 Spiked Capri Suns

Happy Hour 4-6 p.m. 9-12 a.m. - $3 Summer Teas, $3 Lil Fruitopias, $3 Spiked Capri Suns

Happy Hour 4-6 p.m. 9-12 a.m. - $3 Summer Teas, $3 Lil Fruitopias, $3 Spiked Capri Suns

10 p.m.-12 a.m. - $2 LilFfruitopias, $2 White Claws, $2 vodka, rum, whiskey, gin, $2 berry lemon drop shots

10 p.m.-12 a.m. - $2 LilFfruitopias, $2 White Claws, $2 vodka, rum, whiskey, gin, $2 berry lemon drop shots

All day Happy Hour - $3 Summer Teas, $3 Lil Fruitopias, $3 Spiked Capri Suns

Radisson 201 5th St. N. Fargo

4 -6 pm, free chips & salsa, $1 off all drinks

4 -6 pm, free chips & salsa, $1 off all drinks

4 -6 pm, free chips & salsa, $1 off all drinks. All day: Wine Wednesday, ½ price bottles of wine

4 -6 pm, free chips & salsa, $1 off all drinks

Happy Hour 2-5 p.m.: $1 off draft & can beer, $1 House Wine by the Glass, $1 off single pour drinks. Pounder Special: $2 Hamms & High Life, $3 PBR & Busch Light. 12" Single Topping and either a pitcher of pop for $20, a pitcher of Iconic Blonde for $25, or a pitcher of Greenway for $30 9 p.m.-Midnight.

Pounder Special: $2 Hamms & High Life, $3 PBR & Busch Light. Specialty Bloody Marys and Build Your Own Mimosa Buckets 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 2-4-1 Well Drinks and $4 Draft Pints 9 p.m.-Close.

Pounder Special: $2 Hamms & High Life, $3 PBR & Busch Light. Specialty Bloody Marys and Build Your Own Mimosa Buckets 11 a.m.-4 p.m. $4 You-CallIts for Service Industry.

$3.95 Tall Taps All Day, $3.05 Well Drinks 4:30-Close

½ appetizers 4-6pm and 9-11pm; $1 off beer, well and wine drinks

Rhombus Guys 606 Main Ave., Fargo

Happy Hour 2-5 p.m.: $1 off draft & can beer, $1 House Wine by the Glass, $1 off single pour drinks. Pounder Special: $2 Hamms & High Life, $3 PBR & Busch Light

Happy Hour 2-5 p.m.: $1 off draft & can beer, $1 House Wine by the Glass, $1 off single pour drinks. Pounder Special: $2 Hamms & High Life, $3 PBR & Busch Light

Happy Hour 2-5 p.m.: $1 off draft & can beer, $1 House Wine by the Glass, $1 off single pour drinks. Pounder Special: $2 Hamms & High Life, $3 PBR & Busch Light. 2-4-1 House Wine by the Glass 5-10 p.m.

Happy Hour 2-5 p.m.: $1 off draft & can beer, $1 House Wine by the Glass, $1 off single pour drinks. Pounder Special: $2 Hamms & High Life, $3 PBR & Busch Light. $4 Rhombus Brewing Company Pints 8-10 p.m.

Rick’s Bar 2721 Main Ave., Fargo

4:30-Close $3.95 Tall Taps, $3.35 Morgan and Bacardi

4:30-Close $4.05 Crown Royal, $4.25 Crown Black

4:30-Close $3.75 Tito’s Vodka

4:30-Close $4.05 Jack Daniel’s, $4.25 Long Island Teas, $4.25 34oz Taps

4:30-Close $3.50 Import Beers, $3.50 UV Vodka

$3.50 Pounders All Day, $3.50 Ice Hole 4:30-Close

Rooter’s Bar 107 Broadway N, Fargo

$2 12-ounce domestic draws all day

$2.50 domestic bottles all day; 9pm – 12a.m.: Late Night Happy Hour 2-for-1 Drinks

$2.50 Captain Morgan and Windsor all day; 9 pm – 1 am $3 PBR Pounders

$3 Rooter’s Root beers and $7.50 Domestic Pitchers all day

9 pm—1 am $2.50 12 oz Domestic Draw Beers

11 am – 4 pm $2.50 Homemade Bloody Mary w/Beer Chaser; 9pm-1am $2.50 12 oz Domestic Draw Beers

* This is not a full list of specials. Specials subject to change. For updated and entire list of specials, go fargomonthly.com.

OB Sport Zone 22 Broadway N, Fargo

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. and 9-close: $2 select drinks, select taps and select bottles, $4 glasses of wine, $5.95 pitchers. 6-10 p.m.: $5.95 select pitchers of beer


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Happy Hour 3 - 6 pm ½ priced apps & $2 off all drinks, Happy Hour 9 pm - Close $2 off all drinks

Happy Hour 3 - 6 pm ½ priced apps & $2 off all drinks, Happy Hour 9 pm - Close $2 off all drinks

Happy Hour 3 - 6 pm ½ priced apps & $2 off all drinks, Happy Hour 9 pm - Close $2 off all drinks

Happy Hour 3 - 6 pm ½ priced apps & $2 off all drinks, Happy Hour 9 pm - Close $2 off all drinks

Happy Hour 3 - 6 pm ½ priced apps & $2 off all drinks, Happy Hour 9 pm - Close $2 off all drinks

Happy Hour 3 - 6 pm ½ priced apps & $2 off all drinks, Happy Hour 9 pm - Close $2 off all drinks

Happy Hour all day

Local Night: $3.30 Proof’s 2 Docks Vodka and $1 off local brews from N.D., S.D., and Minn., Happy Hour open-7pm: $1 off all drinks

$3.30 Captain Morgan, $3.85 Crown Royal, Happy Hour open7pm: $1 off all drinks

$3.30 Deep Eddy Vodka, $3.85 Jack Daniels, Happy Hour open-7pm: $1 off all drinks

$3.25 domestic bottles; $3.85 Icehole, Fireball and Dr. McGillicuddy’s, Happy Hour open7pm: $1 off all drinks

$4.30 Bloody Marys and Caesars, $3.30 Mimosas

$4.30 Bloody Marys and Caesars, $3.30 Mimosas

Shotgun Sally’s Rock & Roll Saloon 1515 42nd St. S, Fargo

$10 Domestic Pitchers, $2 Pounders 6 p.m.midnight. $3 Tall Domestics & $5 Tall Crafts, $3.50 Bacardi flavors & Smirnoff flavors, $4 Jack Daniels & Dubliner Honey, $2 Apple Pie Shots 3 p.m.-6 p.m.

$3 Tall Domestics - $5 Tall Crafts 6 p.m.-midnight. $3 Tall Domestics & $5 Tall Crafts, $3.50 Bacardi flavors & Smirnoff flavors, $4 Jack Daniels & Dubliner Honey, $2 Apple Pie Shots 3 p.m.-6 p.m.

$4 Jumbo Long Island Teas, $2 Captain Morgan, $5 Domestic Pitchers 9 p.m.-midnight. $3 Tall Domestics & $5 Tall Crafts, $3.50 Bacardi flavors & Smirnoff flavors, $4 Jack Daniels & Dubliner Honey, $2 Apple Pie Shots 3 p.m.-6 p.m.

$2 Domestic Taps & Well Drinks 9 p.m.-midnight. Ladies Night 9 p.m.-midnight $5 at the door/ Includes – Well Drinks & Domestic Taps. $3 Tall Domestics & $5 Tall Crafts, $3.50 Bacardi flavors & Smirnoff flavors, $4 Jack Daniels & Dubliner Honey, $2 Apple Pie Shots 3 p.m.-6 p.m.

$2 Well Drinks & Domestic Bottles, $4 Crown Royal & Titos, $5 Patron 9 p.m.-midnight. $3 Tall Domestics & $5 Tall Crafts, $3.50 Bacardi flavors & Smirnoff flavors, $4 Jack Daniels & Dubliner Honey, $2 Apple Pie Shots 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

$15 Bottomless Mimosas, Bloody Marys/Caesars and domestic taps 11 a.m.-2 p.m. $2 Well drinks & Domestic Bottles, $4 Crown Royal & Titos and $5 Patron 9 p.m.midnight.

$15 Bottomless Mimosas, Bloody Marys/Caesars and domestic taps 11 a.m.-2 p.m.2 for 1s 6 p.m.-midnight.

Sickies Garage 3431 Fiechtner Drive S, Fargo

All day every day drink specials: $3 Sailor Jerry, Svedka Vodka, $4 Red Bull Vodkas, $4 Jack Daniel’s and $5 El Jimador Margaritas, plus 2 happy hours

All day every day drink specials: $3 Sailor Jerry, Svedka Vodka,$4 Red Bull Vodkas, $4 Jack Daniel’s and $5 El Jimador Margaritas, plus 2 happy hours

All day every day drink specials: $3 Sailor Jerry, Svedka Vodka, $4 Red Bull Vodkas, $4 Jack Daniel’s and $5 El Jimador Margaritas, plus 2 happy hours

All day every day drink specials: $3 Sailor Jerry, Svedka Vodka, $4 Red Bull Vodkas, $4 Jack Daniel’s and $5 El Jimador Margaritas, plus 2 happy hours.

All day every day drink specials: $3 Sailor Jerry, Svedka Vodka, $4 Red Bull Vodkas, $4 Jack Daniel’s and $5 El Jimador Margaritas, plus 2 happy hours.

All day every day drink specials: $3 Sailor Jerry, Svedka Vodka, $4 Red Bull Vodkas, $4 Jack Daniel’s and $5 El Jimador Margaritas

All day every day drink specials: $3 Sailor Jerry, Svedka Vodka, $4 Red Bull Vodkas, $4 Jack Daniel’s and $5 El Jimador Margaritas, plus 2 happy hours.

Sidestreet Grille & Pub 404 4th Ave. N, Fargo

$4 All Irish Whiskeys, $.75 off Craft & Import Beers, $6 Sidestreet Teas Happy Hour 2pm-7pm $.50 off all drinks and beers, $1 off all pitchers, $3.00 mystery shots

All Day Happy Hour 11am - Midnight: $.50 off all drinks and beers, $1 off all beer pitchers. Happy Hour 2-7pm: $.50 off all drinks and beers, $1 off all pitchers, $3.00 mystery shots

$4.00 Jameson Irish Whiskey. Happy Hour 2pm-7pm: $.50 off all drinks and beers, $1 off all pitchers, $3.00 mystery shots

Happy Hour 2pm-7pm: $.50 off all drinks and beers, $1 off all pitchers, $3.00 mystery shots

$4 Stoli, $4 Summit pints. Happy Hour 2pm.-7pm: $.50 off all drinks and beers, $1 off all pitchers, $3.00 mystery shots

$4 Jack Daniels and Jim Beam, $1 off ALL local beers and spirits

Service Industry Sunday Funday! (With valid server ID): $1 off “You Call Its” for all of our Service Industry Family, $2 off All Pitchers

Slammer’s Sports Bar & Grill 707 28th Ave. N, Fargo

$3.15 Miller High Life bottles $3.40 Bacardi Limon and Sailor Jerry’s

$3.15 Bud and Bud Light bottles

$3.15 Bud and Bud Light bottles $3 White Zin and merlot wines

$3.15 Coors Light and Mich Golden Light bottles

$3.15 Bud and Bud Light bottles, $3.40 Captain Morgan

$3.75 Bloody Marys and Caesars, all day well specials $2.75

$2.80 all wells, $5.25 Busch Light pitchers

All Day Happy Hour: $1 off all beer and liquor. 9 p.m. to close: $2.50 domestic taps, $3 Fireball and Icehole.

$4 Moscow Mules all day. Happy Hour 4-6 p.m.: $1 off all beer and liquor. 9 p.m. to close: $2.50 domestic taps, $3 Fireball and Icehole

Half-price wine all day. Happy Hour 4-6 p.m.: $1 off all beer and liquor. 9 p.m. to close: $2.50 domestic taps, $3 Fireball and Icehole

$4 jumbo teas all day. Happy Hour 4-6 p.m.: $1 off all beer and liquor. 9 p.m. to close: $2.50 domestic taps, $3 Fireball and Icehole

Midnight to close: $2.50 shots

Midnight to close: $2.50 shots. During Bison game: $1 off all beer and liquor

11 a.m.-noon: $2 you call its. Starting at noon: $3.50 Ceasera, bloodies and mimosas. $3.75 domestic taps

Speck’s Bar 2611 Main Ave., Fargo

$3.25 Beer pounders, free pool and darts

$3.25 Windsor and Black Velvet, free pool and darts

$3.25 Captain Morgan, $4 Jack Daniels

$3.25 domestic can beers, $3.25 Bacardi

$3.50 Import and craft beer

$3.50 UV Vodka and Dr Mc

$3.85 22oz taps, $3 well drinks, free pool and darts

Spirits Lounge 3803 13th Ave. S, Fargo

All Day Happy Hour: $1 off all single pour liquors and glasses of wine, $2 off all Jumbo Taps. $4 Crown all day every day.

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m.: $1 off all single pour liquors and glasses of wine, $2 off all Jumbo Taps. $4 Crown all day every day. $2 off any Tequila cocktail/drink

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m.: $1 off all single pour liquors and glasses of wine, $2 off all Jumbo Taps. $4 Crown all day every day. $2 off all Proof Distillers and Far North cocktails/drinks

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m.: $1 off all single pour liquors and glasses of wine, $2 off all Jumbo Taps. $4 Crown all day every day. ½ priced bottle wines and $2 off all Jumbo Taps

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m.: $1 off all single pour liquors and glasses of wine, $2 off all Jumbo Taps. $4 Crown all day every day. $2 off Signature and Classic Cocktails, $4 bomb shots 9-11 p.m.

Happy Hour 11-4 p.m.: $1 off all single pour liquors and glasses of wine, $2 off all Jumbo Taps. $4 Crown all day every day

All Day Happy Hour: $1 off all single pour liquors and glasses of wine, $2 off all Jumbo Taps. $4 Crown all day every day

Rosey’s Bistro 212 Broadway N, Fargo The Round Up Saloon 4501 Urban Plains Drive, Fargo

* This is not a full list of specials. Specials subject to change. For updated and entire list of specials, go fargomonthly.com.

SouthTown Pourhouse 4281 45th St. S, Fargo

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Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. & 9-12 a.m.: $2 Domestic Beers & Cheap Shots, $3 Tap Beers & Rail Cocktails, $4 Wine of the Moment, Shots, & Premium Liquor, $5 Classic Cocktails, $6 Cocktail of the Moment, $8 Patron Margaritas all day.

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. & 9-12 a.m.: $2 Domestic Beers & Cheap Shots, $3 Tap Beers & Rail Cocktails, $4 Wine of the Moment, Shots, & Premium Liquor, $5 Classic Cocktails, $6 Cocktail of the Moment, $8 Patron Margaritas all day.

All whiskeys half-price from open to close. Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. & 9-12 a.m.: $2 Domestic Beers & Cheap Shots, $3 Tap Beers & Rail Cocktails, $4 Wine of the Moment, Shots, & Premium Liquor, $5 Classic Cocktails, $6 Cocktail of the Moment, $8 Patron Margaritas all day.

$10 bottles of select wines and half off all other bottles of wine. Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. & 9-12 a.m.: $2 Domestic Beers & Cheap Shots, $3 Tap Beers & Rail Cocktails, $4 Wine of the Moment, Shots, & Premium Liquor, $5 Classic Cocktails, $6 Cocktail of the Moment, $8 Patron Margaritas all day.

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. & 9-12 a.m.: $2 Domestic Beers & Cheap Shots, $3 Tap Beers & Rail Cocktails, $4 Wine of the Moment, Shots, & Premium Liquor, $5 Classic Cocktails, $6 Cocktail of the Moment, $8 Patron Margaritas all day.

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. & 9-12 a.m.: $2 Domestic Beers & Cheap Shots, $3 Tap Beers & Rail Cocktails, $4 Wine of the Moment, Shots, & Premium Liquor, $5 Classic Cocktails, $6 Cocktail of the Moment, $8 Patron Margaritas all day.

11 a.m.-3 p.m. bottomless bloodies and mimosas

Happy Hour 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Captain Morgan $3.25 & Miller High Life $2.50

Happy Hour 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 4 p.m.-7 p.m. E&J Brandy $3.25 & PBR $2.50

Happy Hour 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Windsor $3.25 & Truly $4.00

Happy Hour 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Jim Beam/ Jack D. $3.75 & Heineken $4.25

Happy Hour 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Long Island Teas $3.25 & Angry Orchard $4.00

Happy Hour 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Jose Cuervo $4.00 & Corona $4.00

Happy Hour Beer Buckets (6) for $18

$2 off jumbo 32oz. Margaritas

$2 off PBR pounders, $1 off Mojitos

$1 off Proud Mary Pina Colada

$2 off all tequila shots

$1 off Cadillac Margaritas, $2 Margaritas 9pm-close

$1 Let’s Get It On Lemonades, $1 Sangria, $2 off Margaritas 9pm-close

Wild Terra Cider and Brewing 6 12th St N, Fargo

Happy Hour 4-6pm: $1 off Ciders and starters, two glasses of wine $7

Happy Hour 4-6pm: $1 off Ciders and starters, two glasses of wine $7

Happy Hour 4-6pm: $1 off Ciders and starters, two glasses of wine $7

Happy Hour 4-6pm: $1 off Ciders and starters, two glasses of wine $7

Happy Hour: 2-6pm: $1 off Ciders and starters, two glasses of wine $7

The Windbreak 3150 39th St. S, Fargo

4-7pm and 9-11pm: $1 off all drinks

4-7pm and 9-11pm: $1 off all drinks

4-7pm and 9-11pm: $1 off all drinks

Ladies Night: Ladies drink free (select taps and wells) 9pmmidnight, 9-11pm: guys get $2 drinks, $2 bomb shots

9-10pm: $1 drinks, 10-11pm: $2 drinks

9-11pm: $2 drinks and bomb shots

9pm-midnight: $3 drinks and 2-for-1 shots

Woody’s Bar 1550 32nd Ave. S, Fargo

Happy Hour All Day ($1 off all drinks)

$3.30 Captain Morgan, $3.30 Bacardi and Flavors

$3.30 Deep Eddy Vodka, $3.30 glasses of bota box wine

$3.85 Crown Royal, $3.85 Jack Daniel’s

$3.30 Captain Morgan, $3.50 Long Island Iced Tea

$3.30 Bloody Mary and Caesars, $3.30 import bottles

$3.30 Bloody Mary and Caesars, $6 domestic pitchers, $8 import pitchers

Sports Bar 619 NP Ave. N, Fargo

$2.50 tap beer pints, $3.50 talls

$2.50 Stoli and $3.50 Stoli with energy drink

College Night: Half price domestic pitchers

$2.95 Jack Daniel's, Captain Morgan, Bombay Sapphire and Grey Goose

½ off pitchers 7-10 pm

½ off pitchers 7-10 pm

$3 pounders, $3.50 Bloody Marys

Tailgators Sports Cafe 1322 Main Ave, Fargo

6-10pm: $3.50 tall Crown Royal, $3 UV Vodka

6-10pm: $3.25 Happy Hour bottles, $3 Captain Morgan

6-10pm: $8.50 domestic pitchers, $3 wells and Ice Hole shots

6-10pm: $2.75 Schnapps shots, $3.75 Gator Teas and import bottles

6-10pm: $3 Bacardi and Windsor, $3.50 Chuck Norris or Jag Bombs

Noon-10pm: $3.25 Happy Hour pints and bottles, $1 off whiskeys, $4.25 Bloody Marys

Noon-10pm: $3.25 Happy Hour pints and bottles, $1 off whiskeys, $4.25 Bloody Marys

Best Brews and BBQ: Two free tap pints and free apps from 5:30-7pm

Buy one mug, get one half off tap beer

Twist 220 Broadway N, Fargo

VFW: Downtown

202 Broadway N, Fargo Vinyl Taco 520 1st Ave. N, Fargo

Server industry night (one free half pint of beer with proof of server training card.)

* This is not a full list of specials. Specials subject to change. For updated and entire list of specials, go fargomonthly.com.

True North Bistro 5064 23rd Ave. S, Fargo

Brunch 11AM-3PM, Bottomless Mimosas


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Happy Hour 3pm6pm: $1 off all taps, bottles, pounders, wells and wines; $3 Captain Morgan, $1 off all domestic taps, Shot of the Day: $3 Rumpleminze

Happy Hour 3pm6pm: $1 off all taps, bottles, pounders, wells and wines; $3 Bacardi, $1 off all craft pounders, Shot of the Day: $3 Doctor McGuillicuddy's

Happy Hour 3pm-6pm: $1 off all taps, bottles, pounders, wells and wines; $1 off Crown, $1 off domestic bottles, Shot of the Day: $3 Fireball

Happy Hour 3pm6pm: $1 off all taps, bottles, pounders, wells and wines; $3 Tito's, $1 off craft taps, Shot of the Day: $3 Icehole

Happy Hour 3pm-6pm: $1 off all taps, bottles, pounders, wells and wines; $3 Deep Eddy's, $1 off craft/import bottles, Shot of the Day: $3 Jagermeister

$4 Mules, $1 off domestic pounders, Shot of the Day: $3 UV Bombs

$3.75 Bloody Mary's and Caesar's, $3 Mimosas, $1 off all taps, Shot of the Day: $5 Patron

Happy Hour from open to 8 p.m. - $1 off apps, taps, bottles, wells and wine. 8 p.m. to close - $3.00 Domestic Pounders & Wells

Happy Hour from open to 8 p.m. - $1 off apps, taps, bottles, wells and wine. 8 p.m. to close - $1.00 off All Taps, Bottles & Pounders

Happy Hour from open to 8 p.m. - $1 off apps, taps, bottles, wells and wine. 8 p.m. to close $4.00 Domestic Beer Mugs

Happy Hour from open to 8 p.m. - $1 off apps, taps, bottles, wells and wine. 8 p.m. to close $1.00 off Domestic Taps & $3.00 Wells

Happy Hour from open to 8 p.m. - $1 off apps, taps, bottles, wells and wine. 8 p.m. to close $3.50 Captain Morgan & Bacardi

Happy Hour from open to 8 p.m. - $1 off apps, taps, bottles, wells and wine. 8 p.m. to close - $4.00 Titos & $3.00 Well Vodka

All day- $8.00 Domestic Pitchers, $3.00 Fireball, Icehole, Wells & Domestic Pints

Blarney Stone 1910 9th St. E, West Fargo

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. and 9 p.m.-Close: $1 off Draft Beers, $ 1 off House Wine, 2 for 1 Dublin Pours (Bar Pours)

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. and 9 p.m.-Close: $1 off Draft Beers, $ 1 off House Wine, 2 for 1 Dublin Pours (Bar Pours)

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. and 9 p.m.-Close: $1 off Draft Beers, $ 1 off House Wine, 2 for 1 Dublin Pours (Bar Pours). $4.50 Trash Cans 5 p.m.-close

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. and 9 p.m.-Close: $1 off Draft Beers, $ 1 off House Wine, 2 for 1 Dublin Pours (Bar Pours)

5 p.m.-Close: $5 Clawritas

Happy Hour 9 p.m.Close: $1 off Draft Beers, $ 1 off House Wine, 2 for 1 Dublin Pours (Bar Pours). Free trip through Bloody Mary or Mimosa Bar with a Breakfast Entree Purchase. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Happy Hour 11 a.m.-Close: $1 off Draft Beers, $ 1 off House Wine, 2 for 1 Dublin Pours (Bar Pours). Free trip through Bloody Mary or Mimosa Bar with a Breakfast Entree Purchase. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Blvd Pub 3147 Bluestem Drive, West Fargo

Happy Hour 3-6p.m.; 6 p.m.-close: Talls for shorts and $3.50 Bacardi

Happy Hour 3-6p.m.; 6 p.m.-close: $3.25 Long Island Teas

Happy Hour 3-6p.m.; 6 p.m.-close: 2 for 1 Domestic pints and wells

Happy Hour 3-6p.m.; 6 p.m.-close: 1/2 price bottles of wine and $1 off mules

Happy Hour 3-6p.m.; 7 p.m.-close: $1 off Captain Morgan and Titos

8 a.m.-noon: Bloody Bar, $4 Bloody's and Mimosa's; 7 p.m.-close: $3.50 Fireball and Icehole shots.

Hooligans 509 32nd Ave W. West Fargo, ND 58078

Happy Hour 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. $4 Mules & $4 Domestic Talls, 2-for-1s 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Happy Hour 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., $4 Teas & Titos

Happy Hour 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., $4 Whiskeys, Bottomless Wine

Happy Hour 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., $4 Malibu, Captain Morgans & Bacardi

Happy Hour 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., $3 Wells, $3 Icehole shots

Happy Hour 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., $4 Bloody Marys, Caesars & Mimosas, $5 Vodka Redbulls

Happy Hour 9 p.m. to Close., $4 Bloodys, Caesars & Mimosas

MacKenzie River Pizza 819 24th Ave W E, West Fargo

3pm- 6pm: $3 wells, $3.50 craft pints, $2.50 domestic pints, $1 off wine glasses, 75 cent wings

3pm- 6pm: $3 wells, $3.50 craft pints, $2.50 domestic pints, $1 off wine glasses, 75 cent wings

3pm- 6pm: $3 wells, $3.50 craft pints, $2.50 domestic pints, $1 off wine glasses, 75 cent wings

3pm- 6pm: $3 wells, $3.50 craft pints, $2.50 domestic pints, $1 off wine glasses, 75 cent wings

3pm- 6pm: $3 wells, $3.50 craft pints, $2.50 domestic pints, $1 off wine glasses, 75 cent wings

3pm- 6pm: $3 wells, $3.50 craft pints, $2.50 domestic pints, $1 off wine glasses, 75 cent wings

3pm- 6pm: $3 wells, $3.50 craft pints, $2.50 domestic pints, $1 off wine glasses, 75 cent wings

The Piggy BBQ 816 24th Ave E, West Fargo

Happy Hour All Day: $2 off glasses of wine and 1/2 off bottles of wine, $5 mixed drinks, $3 off all signature Piggy cocktails, $4 beers.

Happy Hour 3-7 p.m.: $2 off glasses of wine and 1/2 off bottles of wine, $5 mixed drinks, $3 off all signature Piggy cocktails, $4 beers.

Happy Hour 3-7 p.m.: $2 off glasses of wine and 1/2 off bottles of wine, $5 mixed drinks, $3 off all signature Piggy cocktails, $4

Happy Hour 3-7 p.m.: $2 off glasses of wine and 1/2 off bottles of wine, $5 mixed drinks, $3 off all signature Piggy cocktails, $4 beers.

Happy Hour 3-7 p.m.: $2 off glasses of wine and 1/2 off bottles of wine, $5 mixed drinks, $3 off all signature Piggy cocktails, $4 beers.

Happy Hour 3-7 p.m.: $2 off glasses of wine and 1/2 off bottles of wine, $5 mixed drinks, $3 off all signature Piggy cocktails, $4 beers.

Happy Hour All Day: $2 off glasses of wine and 1/2 off bottles of wine, $5 mixed drinks, $3 off all signature Piggy cocktails, $4 beers.

$3.50 tall domestic beer, $4.50 tall craft beer

$3.50 Captain Morgan and Bacardi

$3.50 Jack Daniel's, Jim Beam and Jameson, $4.50 Crown Royal

$3.50 UV, Wave and Tito's Vodka

$3.50 Windsor, $3 solo cups: Bud Light, Coors Light, Miller Lite

$3 solo cups: Bud Light,Coors Light, Miller Lite

Happy Hour all day, Service Industry Night: $3.50 you-call-its

Rookies 715 13th Ave. E, West Fargo

Happy Hour 3-6:30pm, 8pm-midnight: $7.50 Coors Light pitchers and $3.75 Crown Royal

Happy Hour 3-6:30pm, 8pm-midnight: $7.50 Miller Lite pitchers, $3 Jack Daniels and Jag, $3.75 Long Island Teas

Happy Hour 3-6:30pm, 8pm-midnight: $7.50 Bud Light pitchers, $3.50 Windsor and Smirnoff

Happy Hour 3-6:30pm, 8pm-midnight: $3 domestic pitchers and Shiner Bock bottles, $3.50 Deep Eddys, $4 Angry Balls shot

8pm-midnight: $3 Fireball, $3.50 Tito's Vodka, $5 Vodka Red Bulls, $3.50 Chuck Norris, Ninja Turtles and Jag Bombs

Happy Hour noon6:30pm, 8pm-midnight: $3 import bottles and Tarantula Tequila, $3.50 Captain Morgan, Bacardi and Jameson

Happy Hour all day, Service Industry Night 10pm-close: $3 well drinks

Three Lyons Pub 675 13th Ave. E, West Fargo

Mug Night! 7pm to close $2 buys the 32oz mug. Fills for pint price.

All day: $4 classic long islands and $5 specialty teas. $3 Icehole and Fireball shots

All day: $1 off pounders and $5 bomb shots

All day: $6 martinis, $3 glasses of wine, $3 McGillicuddy shots

8pm-close: $3.50 Jameson. All day: $1 off all canned and bottled beers

11am - 6pm: $3.50 Bloodys and Mimosas. All day: $3 Captain Morgan and Titos

New Happy Hour specials all day long

Barcode 835 23rd Ave. E, West Fargo

Bar Nine 1405 Prairie Pkwy., West Fargo

* This is not a full list of specials. Specials subject to change. For updated and entire list of specials, go fargomonthly.com.

Pub West 3140 Bluestem Drive, West Fargo


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Town Hall Bar 103 Main Ave. W, West Fargo

$3 Captain Morgan, $3.50 Crown Royal & Washington Apples 7-11pm

$3 32oz. domestic Mongo Mugs, Ladies night $1 off drinks, $3 shots 7-11pm

WEDNESDAY Happy Hour 3-7pm, $3 Windsor and Wu Tang shots 7-11pm

​Tru Blu Social Club 915 19th Ave. E, West Fargo

$5 Tru Tap Mules, 3-6 p.m. and 10 p.m.-1am: $1.25 off all liquor, wine and beer

$3 off all Martinis, 3-6pm and 10pm-1am: $1.25 off all liquor, wine and beer

​VFW: West Fargo 308 Sheyenne St., West Fargo

$2.50 regular domestic beers and Windsor

Work Zone 701 Main Ave. E, West Fargo

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$3 Cristal & Limon, domestic pitchers $6 7-11pm

Fireball Friday $3, Extended happy hour 3-8pm and 7-11pm

Sex with Strangers $3, 10am-1pm $4 Bloody Marys & Caesars 7-11pm

$2.75 pounders all day, Service Industry Special: $2 well drinks & domestic beer 7-11pm

½ bottles of wine, 3-6pm and 10pm-1am: $1.25 off all liquor, wine and beer

$2.75 16oz. domestic taps, 3-6pm and 10pm1am: $1.25 off all liquor, wine and beer

3-6pm: $1.25 off all liquor, wine and beer

11am-4pm: $6 Deviled Bloody Mary's, $2.50 Mimosa Flutes, $9 Mimosa carafes

11am-4pm: $6 Deviled Bloody Mary's, $2.50 Mimosa Flutes, $9 Mimosa carafes

12 inch pizza and a pitcher of beer for $11

$3 Bacardi, Morgan, Mike’s Hard Lemonade or Wine Coolers

$3 domestic 25oz taps, $3.50 25oz Shock Top, $5 25oz Stone's Throw, $3 import bottles

$3 Jag shots, $3 Tuaca, Mug Special $6.50 with $3.50 refills

$3 Bacardi and Ice Hole

$3 Dr. Mac shots, Mug Special: $6.50 with $3.50 refills

$3 Captain Morgan, Malibu and Jag

$3 Jack and Jims

$3 Bloody Marys and Caesars, $3 craft and imports

$5.50 domestic pitchers, $3.50 Buccas, $3 Bloody Marys and Caesars

JC Chumley’s 1608 Main Ave., Moorhead

Happy Hour: 4-6:30pm- $2.50 Domestic Bottles & Wells, 50 Cents off all other drinks "Margarita-Monday" 6-10pm, $3 well or $5 premium

Happy Hour: 4-6:30pm- $2.50 Domestic Bottles & Wells, 50 Cents off all other drinks. "Happy Hour All Day", 11am-Midnight: $2.50 Domestic Bottles & Wells

Happy Hour: 4pm-6:30pm- $2.50 Domestic Bottles & Wells. 8pm-Midnight: $4 Busch Light Mug Fills, $5 Domestic Mug Fills, $5 Kettle One Long Island Teas

Happy Hour: 4pm-6:30pm- $2.50 Domestic Bottles & Wells, 50 Cents off all other drinks. 8pm-Midnight: $1 OFF Import Pints

Happy Hour: 4pm6:30pm- $2.50 Domestic Bottles & Wells, 50 Cents off all other drinks. 5pm-12am: $3.50 Fireball; 8pm-10pm: $3 Domestic Bottles, $3 Captain Morgan

11am-4pm: $2 Mimosas, $5 Bloody Mary's & Bloody Caesars

$5 Bloody Mary's & Bloody Caesars All Day

Legends Bar and Grill 803 Belsly Blvd, Moorhead

$3.50 Domestic Pounders. 3pm-6pm: $1 off drinks. 8pm-10pm: $1 off drafts.

$3.50 Domestic Pounders. 3pm-6pm: $1 off drinks. 8pm-10pm: $1 off drafts

$3.50 Domestic Pounders. 3pm-6pm: $1 off drinks. 8pm-10pm: $1 off drafts. $3 wine night from 3 p.m.-12 a.m.

$3.50 Domestic Pounders. 3pm-6pm: $1 off drinks. 8pm-10pm: $1 off drafts

$3.50 Domestic Pounders. 3pm-6pm: $1 off drinks. 8pm-10pm: $1 off drafts

$3.50 Domestic Pounders. $5 Bloody Mary's/Bloody Caesar’s, $3.50 Mimosas, $1 off Legendary Drinks

Service Industry Night: 10 percent off all beverages

Mick’s Office 10 8th St. S, Moorhead

$2.50 Captain Morgan, $4 domestic mug fills, $4 bomb shots 8pmmidnight

$3 domestic pints, $3.50 select import pints 8pm-midnight

Ladies Night 8pmmidnight: $2.50 pounders and youcall-its

$2.75 wells, $4 domestic mugs, $3 Busch Light and Old Style mugs, jell-o shot raffle 10pmclose

$2.75 pounders, $3 Ice Hole 8pm-midnight

$5 endless Mimosas 11am-4pm, $8 pitchers 11am-4pm

Happy Hour all day: 50¢ off all drinks, $4 Bloody Marys and Caesars

Happy Hour 5-6pm and 9-11pm, $3 select beer and drinks

Happy Hour 5-6pm and 9-11pm, $3 select beer and drinks

Happy Hour 5-6pm and 9-11pm, $3 select beer and drinks

Happy Hour 5-6pm and 9-11pm, $3 select beer and drinks

Happy Hour 5-6pm and 9-11pm, $3 select beer and drinks

Happy Hour: 3-4 p.m. – $1 off domestic pints and bottles. $1 off mixed well drinks. 4-5 p.m. – $2 domestic pints and bottles. $2 mixed well drinks. 5-6 p.m. – $1 off domestic pints and bottles. $1 off mixed well drinks. $5.75 25 oz Michelob Golden Light Mugs All Day, $4.50 Scratch Teas 7-11 p.m.

Happy Hour: 3-4 p.m. – $1 off domestic pints and bottles. $1 off mixed well drinks. 4-5 p.m. – $2 domestic pints and bottles / $2 mixed well drinks. 5-6 p.m. – $1 off domestic pints and bottles. $1 off mixed well drinks. $5.75 25 oz Michelob Golden Light Mugs All Day

Happy Hour: 3-4 p.m. – $1 off domestic pints and bottles. $1 off mixed well drinks. 4-5 p.m. – $2 domestic pints and bottles. $2 mixed well drinks. 5-6 p.m. – $1 off domestic pints and bottles. $1 off mixed well drinks. $5.75 25 oz Michelob Golden Light Mugs All Day, $3.75 Morgans (8 p.m.-2a.m.)

Happy Hour: 3-4 p.m. – $1 off domestic pints and bottles. $1 off mixed well drinks. 4-5 p.m. – $2 domestic pints and bottles. $2 mixed well drinks. 5-6 p.m. – $1 off domestic pints and bottles. $1 off mixed well drinks. $5.75 25 oz Michelob Golden Light Mugs All Day

$3.75 Bloody's All Day, $5.75 25 oz Michelob Golden Light Mugs All Day

$8.25 Domestic Pitchers, Free Games and TouchTunes All Day

$2.75 22oz grande beers, $4 Sam Adams, Red’s Apple and Bell's specials 4-6pm

$6 pitchers of Bud Light, Shock Top, Miller Light, Coors Light and Nordeast, drink specials 4-6pm

$6 pitchers of Bud Light, Shock Top, Miller Lite, Coors Light and Nordeast 9pm-close

Grand beers $2.75 (all day)

Happy hour all day till 7/ ladies night 9-midnight

Late night Happy Hour 9pm-midnight

$8.50 pitchers all day

Bloody Mary special

MOORHEAD

O’Leary’s Pub 808 30th Ave. S, Moorhead

Happy Hour: 3-4 p.m. – $1 off domestic pints and bottles. $1 off mixed well drinks. 4-5 p.m. – $2 domestic pints and bottles. $2 mixed well drinks. 5-6 p.m. – $1 off domestic pints and bottles. $1 off mixed well drinks. $5.75 25 oz Michelob Golden Light Mugs All Day,

Speak Easy 1001 30th Ave., S, Moorhead

2-for-1 drink specials from 4-6 pm and $2 domestic bottles 7pmmidnight

2-for-1s 4-6pm

$5.25 pitchers of Budweiser, Mich, Amber Boch, Bud Light, Miller Light and Foster, drink specials 4-6pm

Vic’s Bar & Grill 427 Center Ave, Moorhead

$3.25 Morgan

2 for 1's 9-midnight

$1.00 off All Whiskey

* This is not a full list of specials. Specials subject to change. For updated and entire list of specials, go fargomonthly.com.

Rustica Tavern 315 Main Ave., Moorhead





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RESOURCES Drink Specials

38min
pages 59-68

FEATURES The Makin Of: The Hall At FBC

13min
pages 45-52

Think Global, Act Local

6min
pages 57-58

RECURRING Culinary Spotlight

3min
pages 53-54

Maker Of The Month

5min
pages 55-56

DRUTHERS

9min
pages 25-32

Red River Coffee Company

6min
pages 39-44

Jade And Jasper

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