Butler News

Calling Volunteers for Aitkin’s Annual Harvest Moon Brew Fest, Sept. 8

Next month, the historic Butler Building in Aitkin will again host the Fifth Annual Harvest Moon Brew Fest on Sept. 8, and the call is out for additional interested volunteers to join what has become a heavily popular beer festival for the community and the State of Minnesota. In fact, according to a recent survey

2018-08-21T21:42:40+00:00By |Comments Off on Calling Volunteers for Aitkin’s Annual Harvest Moon Brew Fest, Sept. 8

Aitkin’s Historic Butler Building Preserves Legacy of American Landmark with Construction of Yellow Brick Road

The historic Butler Building, located in the idyllic Northern Minnesota city of Aitkin, has just launched its Yellow Brick Road Campaign this month, giving fans of Judy Garland and the Wizard of Oz and members of the community, the chance to help build their very own yellow brick road while preserving a place

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Stunning Large Restaurant Space for Lease

Have you ever thought about opening your own restaurant or café, or are you a restaurateur who is looking to expand or know someone who does? Downtown Aitkin’s Butler Building, home of the historic Aitkin Opera House, now has a stunning and large restaurant space available with original exposed brick walls, high ceilings and hardwood

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Restore Judy Garland’s 1925 Debut Opera House

Are you or a loved one a huge fan of the Great Judy Garland? You can now OWN A PIECE OF HISTORY  at the building that she made her theatrical DEBUT in... The Opera House in the Butler Building. Help Restore... The Butler Building and bring the Opera House back to life

Brew Fest is on TV!

Brew Fest Interview on Duluth ABC 10 Brew Fest Interview on the KARE 11 Brew Fest Interview on KBJR 6 with Jennifer Austin Brew Fest Interview on WCCO MSN.com Syndicated the CBS Interview Yahoo! News Syndicated CBS Interview!

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Northland Foundation Reports on The Butler Building

It was an atypical lending project for the Foundation, but Northland’s Director of Business Finance, John Elden, became convinced by Allen’s vision and business savvy. His confidence in Allen seems well-placed as she directs painstaking restoration and updates. The second floor, once the grand Aitkin Opera House, is once again an elegant event site. The

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