Bigwood Event Center & Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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It's travel day and was a long day. We got up around 6 AM. Got ready and mostly packed. We ran into Harlan for breakfast where Harlan and I had coffee and Joel had one waffle.
We checked out around 9:45 AM and headed to Harold and Marlene's house where she served us breakfast. Cinnamon rolls, fresh fruits, eggs, sausage, muffins as well as champagne.
Cousins started leaving around 11 AM and we were the last to leave at 1 PM. Our flight from Fargo to ...
We ran into Harlan at breakfast. We asked about the person in prison who was his nephew. After breakfast, we walked around downtown Wahpeton. We walked into the Red Door Gallery. Interesting exhibition. It was a rural America theme.
We went to Hankinson for their Oktoberfest. It's small town America. Everyone seems to know everyone. There was a band member that looked like Guy Fieri from the food network ...
Day two of the cousins reunion. We woke up around 7 AM and had breakfast at the hotel. We headed out to downtown Rosholt. We drove through main street to see if there were any changes. There were no changes since Joel's last visit in 2013. Then, we visited Joel's parents and brother's grave sites. Joel cleared some of the weeds around the headstones. He cried because he missed them. On the way back to Wahpeton, we stopped by Paul and Lana Sands' home. ...
... in Miller SD and got lunch/dinner to go. We finally arrived at Baymont Inn & Suites in Wahpeton around 8:30 PM. After we dropped off out luggage, we went to Marlene and Harold's house. We saw and chatted with Alan and Mary, Janell and Gary, and Harold and Marlene. We left their house around 10:15 PM after having a piece of chocolate zucchini cake. Delicious.
Photos of Badlands below.
... of sunflowers all along the interstate but their heads were turned down because of the haze. Our nights stop was a small campground in Minnesota overlooking a lake. Such a pretty spot to stay for the night, especially after all the flat land, but I do miss the big sky.
Minnesota is a pretty state. Maybe our next excursion will be here in the north ...