Beginning Drawing and Watercolor Workshop – May and August

Join Barbara Benda Nagle, professional artist and instructor, as she provides her unique curriculum for learning how to draw and paint at the beautiful Coteau des Prairies Lodge in southeastern North Dakota! With over 30 years of teaching experience, Barbara simplifies complex art concepts so all levels of learners may succeed. In this workshop, you…

Winter Beer Dinner (1/18)

On January 18th, 2018, we are hosting Fernson Brewing Company at our Winter Beer Dinner! Fernson Co-founder (either Derek Fernholz or Blake Thompson) and VP of Sales and Marketing Riccardo Tarabelsi will be introducing their beers. Returning Guest Chef Jeff Anderson from Blue Plate Restaurant Co. is planning a five course pairing menu, which will…

Christmas OPEN HOUSE – Saturday, December 23rd

Every year we put a lot of effort into making the lodge festive for Christmas. It is a popular place for families and business groups to hold holiday parties. This year, because we want to make sure everybody who wants to visit the lodge for the holidays can do so, we are having a special…

Makewell Retreat – December 8-10th, 2017

***THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT*** Join local makers alike in a special weekend retreat crafted just for you! Come the end of the year it’s time to get away from your normal surroundings to restore and relax, reflect on 2017 to kickstart an amazing new year, and connect with makers in your region going through…

Steakhouse Wine Dinner (10/18)

Join us Wednesday, October 18th for our Steakhouse Wine Dinner, a wine pairing dinner featuring the culinary talent of Chef Saskia Reasoner from The Boiler Room in Wahpeton. This is a ‘classic steakhouse’ dinner with expert wine selections by our friend Laura Botten from Johnson Brothers. Laura will be introducing the wine pairing with each…

Photos from Fall Beer Dinner

On September 12th, 2017, we hosted Junkyard Brewing Company at our Fall Beer Dinner! Junkyard Co-founder Aaron Juhnke introduced his beers. Returning Guest Chef Steven Schulz from The Toasted Frog prepared a four course pairing menu, which was amazing, as usual! We have been talking with Aaron from Junkyard about doing a beer dinner at…

Fall Beer Dinner (9/12)

On September 12th, 2017, we are hosting Junkyard Brewing Company at our Fall Beer Dinner! Junkyard Co-founder Aaron Juhnke will be introducing his beers. Returning Guest Chef Steven Schulz from The Toasted Frog is planning a four course pairing menu, which will be amazing, as usual! We have been talking with Aaron from Junkyard about…

PhotoRx Getaway Photography Workshop 2017

On September 8-10th, 2017, Phillip Breker of PhotoRx Media is offering a weekend photography workshop at Coteau des Prairies Lodge. PhotoRx Getaway is your launching pad to better photography! This workshop is geared towards beginners and amateurs in photography. If you have a DSLR camera and you love to take pictures but you can’t seem to…

Photos from Summer Beer Dinner

To celebrate the beginning of summer, we hosted a beer dinner on the evening of Wednesday, June 21st. We featured amazing craft beers from August Schell Brewing Company paired with a multiple course dinner designed and prepared by Executive Chef Daniel Miles from Chino Latino (Minneapolis). At our Summer Beer Dinner, guests experienced a ‘one night only’ menu complete with brewery…

Photos from Proof Bourbon Dinner

To celebrate North Dakota’s first bourbon whiskey, we hosted a bourbon dinner on Thursday, May 18th. Proof Artisan Distillers opened in downtown Fargo in 2015 with two spirits – 2 Docks Vodka and Minions Gin. That was also the year we hauled the first load of corn from the Austin and Olivia Stenvold farm to…

Ole’s Office is OPEN this Saturday, June 10th

Ole’s Office, the bar at Coteau des Prairies Lodge, will be open to serve drinks this Saturday (June 10th). Everyone is welcome. Doors open at 2:30 pm. No food will be served, but bar snacks will be available. Rooms are also available for overnight stays! Usually the lodge is booked by private groups on weekends…

Summer Beer Dinner (6/21)

To celebrate the beginning of summer, we are hosting a beer dinner on the evening of Wednesday, June 21st. We are featuring amazing craft beers from August Schell Brewing Company paired with a multiple course dinner designed and prepared by Executive Chef Daniel Miles from Chino Latino (Minneapolis). At our Summer Beer Dinner, you will experience a ‘one night only’ menu…