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It is an ethos. It is both people and place. It is past, present, and future smashed together. It is community, relationships, and independent spirit. It is risk and opportunity. It is vibrancy and decay. It is taste, texture, sound, and smell. It is unfinished, evolving, and it is authentic. It is downtown. It is Minot.
If you care about what you're framing up, we're your local experts. But we do a lot more than preserving your favorite art and keepsakes behind glass. Stop in and browse our unique women's clothing line and jewelry, pick-up your art supplies to tickle your creative bone, and maybe find a unique work by your favorite local artist. It's all at Artmain!
Established in 1927 as a shoe repair business, it has grown into your full service western store it is today. Bray's is a family owned and operated business that believes strongly in the importance of quality merchandise with service to match at reasonable prices. Bray's offers you a nice selection of boots, hats, jewelry, saddlery, tack, rodeo equipment, western apparel, leather crafts, with a full service repair department.
New & Used Music on CD & Vinyl! Huge selection of Posters, Body Jewelry, Incense, Hats, T-Shirts, Smoking Accessories, Guitar Strings, Drumsticks, And Gunpla Model Kits!!!
We'll take you back to Grandma's kitchen table with a delicious home-baked cookie and a glass of milk where time stopped and you were able to enjoy the moment.
Lien’s Jewelry has been serving north central North Dakota since 1903, when O.S. Lien started his first jewelry store in Omemee, ND. Owners Fred & Sheri Lien are the 4th generation of family jewelers and are proud to offer the same friendly, personal service that has become synonymous with the Lien family name. From brilliant diamonds to beautiful clocks, we offer a wide selection of fine jewelry and handsome timepieces. With a lifetime of experience, our in-house jeweler provides you with a full service repair and design shop. Repair and remounting services are performed using a LaserStar jewelry laser welder, the latest technology in jewelry repair. For quality and service you can trust, shop Lien’s Jewelry, where “Our reputation shines as brightly as our diamonds.” Located in historic downtown Minot at 107 South Main Street.
Mainstream Boutique creates a safe and trusting environment for our customers to be themselves. We assist each individual with finding their own unique style. With trust and honesty we will help find your confidence to wear the seasons most fashionable clothing. Mainstream Boutique will introduce you to the classic and most fashion forward styles. We love what we do!
A glass studio at its core, Margie’s houses three unique trades (glass, ceramics, and coffee) under one roof.
Margie began working with glass since 2002 and opened her studio in historic downtown Minot in 2004. Focusing on glass in many forms and taking an experimental approach, Margie’s offers original artwork and technique classes along with a dynamic environment.
A local, independent baking operation offering homestyle breads and baked goods to the Minot community since 2014.
We are a Jewelry & clock repair, custom design & retail store. Serving Minot area since 1988. Our mission is to Serve our clients by providing expert craftsmanship, excellent customer service, by a caring, knowledgeable staff, building a relationship of trust with our family of clients.
Blue Rider Bar was established December 1994 as the first non-smoking bar in North Dakota. It resides in Minot's oldest and ONLY, wood-framed building left in downtown Minot. Come for the history and unique atmosphere. Stay for the cold beer and laid-back vibes.
Artspace Suite 1 Gallery brings together a collective of local artists dedicated to creating professional art and presenting art to the community. We are all artist volunteers who help keep the doors open and change out the exhibits. Our exhibits update approximately every 6 weeks, whether it is the collective cooperative or a showcase of one of our artists. The other part of the gallery is promoted as a gift shop.
Artwork for sale include, but are not limited to: Original paintings, photography, jewelry, pottery, mixed media, wearable art, prints, and cards.
We are located in the Artspace building on the corner of Central and Main, the cooperative gallery has adopted the mission “to create great art for the community and a great community for artists.”
Seeking interested, involved artists to belong to Suite 1 Gallery! All artists are required to work 3 hours per month as part of their membership to the cooperative. Monthly or annual membership levels.
Commission on art sales retained by the gallery - percentage based on membership level.
Excited about your big day? We will turn your dream wedding into a reality!
Stop in and see us today!
Established in 2006, we are Minot's locally-owned, independent bookstore that specializes in new books, educational toys, and fun and quirky sidelines. We also boast a new event space with a resident artist featuring original framed art, notebooks, prints, and future bookmaking workshops for kids.
Come on in and see what makes us unique and let us help you find the perfect book for you or that wonderful special person in your life.
Welcome to Charlie's Main St. Cafe!
Charlie's Main Street Cafe is a family owned restaurant, carrying on the tradition of bringing fresh, local, and homemade food to our neighborhood. It is one of the oldest restaurants located in the heart of downtown Minot, and it holds many memories for locals passing down generations. It is a classic American diner which serves breakfast all-day and brunch/lunch menu which offers variety of different choices. Ask any local where you should eat for breakfast/lunch, and they would all say, "Charlie's Main Street Cafe." We pride in our famous Hot Beef Sandwich which has won US Today's "Best Sandwich in the
States" Award in 2017.
We truly believe that good food can bring everyone together and strive for excellent customer service and welcoming atmosphere. Come and visit us located in the heart of downtown Minot, serving the best breakfast in town.
Thank you for supporting local, family-owned business.
And yes, we serve breakfast from open to close!
Simon, Hennah, and Tiffany
Looking for some cool 💙 FUN? Come experience a unique build your own Ice Cream 🍦 adventure where we customize your treat while you watch us build your delicious over-the-top delight! No rules; just 💣 bomb a$$ ice cream! Are you a dreamer; a gamer; a 📱selfie taker or a 🍭sweet-a-holic? Love just chillin with your crew? We got just the place! Hang in the front backyard style lounge or kick it in our retro back room with your homies! Lasers and video 🕹 games make it feel like your back in the 80’s! If you can dream it we will create the sweetest 🍬treat of your dreams for you and your squad! We offer extreme milkshakes, crazy cereal bowl creations, gourmet flavored waffle cones and Belgian Hot Chocolate… Exclusively serving 💯 Cedar Crest Ice Cream, Vienna Beef footlongs and Cafe Bustilo coffee! Flavors change daily! From Bubble gum to Daily Grind with chocolate 🍫 covered Espresso Beans to seasonal flavors — find your new favorite ice cream and play like a big kid again in Downtown Minot!
At The Starving Rooster, we believe in quality ingredients, being true to who you are, standing by what you believe in and having respect for all people.
Other Happenings at Downtown Minot
13 Main Street South, Minot
Bray’s Saddlery & Western Wear
215 Main Street South, Minot
Budget Music & Video
11 Main Street South, Minot
Cookies For You
117 Main Street South, Minot
107 Main Street South, Minot
Mainstream Boutique of Minot
2 Main Street South, Minot
Margie’s Studio & Black Iguana
109 Main Street South, Minot
Prairie Sky Breads
3 1st Street Southeast, Minot
23 Main Street South, Minot
118 1st Avenue Southeast, Minot
Artspace Suite 1 Gallery
3 Main Street South, Minot
Mary Me Bridal & Formal Wear
6 Main Street South, Minot
Main Street Books
8 Main Street South, Minot
Charlie’s Main Street Cafe
113 Main Street South, Minot
Magic City Sweets
123 Main Street South, Minot
The Starving Rooster
30 1st Street Northeast, Minot