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Top 10 attractions college students should check out in Fargo-Moorhead

The Fargo Theatre was named coolest theater in North Dakota by Cosmopolitan magazine. Forum file photo

FARGO—It's the time of year when many college students are coming to the Fargo-Moorhead area for the very first time.

With that in mind, here is a fun-filled list of the top 10 attractions college students must visit:

10. Fargo Escape Room

The Fargo Escape Room is a live-action game where participants must use the clues that are given to them to get out of a locked room in a set amount of time!


9. Thunder Road

Sam Sandova, front,l and Kaleb Anderson demonstrate the new laser tag venue at Thunder Road in south Fargo.

Located behind the Flying J plaza on 32nd Avenue in south Fargo, Thunder Road serves as a family fun park. Many of the activities include: Go Karts, Miniature Golf, Bumper Cars, Batting Cages, and Lazer Tag.


8. Sky Zone

Instructor Ashley Jonas leads aerobics class participants on an active routine on the trampolines at Sky Zone.

Have a blast jumping around on trampolines to relieve some school-related stress. Sky Zone has many fun attractions such as: dodgeball, foam zone, sky hoop, and sky jousting.


7. Brewtus' Brickhouse

Interior space of the new Brutus' Brickhouse located in the Oak Ridge retail development along 32nd Ave. S. in West Fargo.

A family restaurant with excellent beer and food. Both Brewtus' Brickhouse, West Fargo, and Brickhouse Taverns, Moorhead, serve under the same ownership and serve up a similar fun, inviting experience.


6. Kroll's Diner

Hard to miss this vintage, 50's style restaurant located near 45th Street and 12th Avenue South in Fargo. Kroll's Diner is known for their award winning knoephla soup and their "shakey" Monday where it's buy-one-get-one-free shakes each and every Monday.


5. Spicy Pie

If you love pizza, you'll love Spicy Pie. This New York-style pizza shop will cater to your pizza cravings with a wide variety of different pizzas. Now with five locations in the Fargo-Moorhead area, it's hard not to stop in for a slice.


4. Teaberry

Located in downtown Fargo, Teaberry is a quaint deli restaurant that serves international tea. With the combination with fantastic smoothies and a variety of board games, Teaberry is a great way for any college student to relax.


3. Junkyard Brewing Company

Saskatooner and Cherry Sour beer from the Junkyard Brewing Company in Moorhead.

Junkyard Brewing Company is located in north Moorhead and has 10 different beers on tap.They also have live music and a small, fun atmosphere!


2.) Urban 42

The new Urban 42 is located in the Delta Hotels by Marriott Fargo.

Urban 42 is a new restaurant in south Fargo that opened here recently. Located next to Delta Hotels, formerly the Ramada, on 42nd Avenue, this restaurant serves extravagant meals, small plates, happy hour specials and craft cocktails or beer.


1. Fargo Theatre

The Fargo Theatre is arguably the most iconic landmark in all of Fargo. Located in the heart of downtown, this art house theatre hosts many independent and foreign films, which are always displayed outside within the bright lights of the Fargo Theatre marquee.