Minot Memories is a blog that pertains to the city of Minot, ND. It is brief glimpses of people, places, things and events of Minot's past that will provide some insight into the history of Minot. This photo Main Street looking south from the railroad tracks about 1940
Monday, January 28, 2013
Night Clubs - 60's & 70's
Covered Wagon Bar – at one time the Covered Wagon Bar on Main Street
was Minot’s oldest bar opening in 1900. …. The
Dutch Mill – opened in 1944 on East Burdick Expressway (Highway 2 East) at
the intersection of 27th
Street, (at one time known as Friday’s and now The Rocking Horse Bar)
was the top entertainment spot in Minot.
The Little Dutch Mill – opened
in 1955 just to the east of the Dutch Mill. It featured short order and curb
side drive-in restaurant service. The Little Dutch Mill building is still there
– it is now used a living quarters for bands playing at the Rocking Horse…..