March Madness

March is the big month for Downtown Saint Paul, Minnesota.  It’s certainly not because of the dreary, drippy weather that gets everyone a bit down after a while.  It’s our month because it’s Tournament Time, the giddy sidewalks packed with people in town to see, in turn, the Boys High School Wrestling Tournament, the Boys Hockey Tournament, the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Tournament, and sandwiched in there somewhere the bacchanal of Saint Patrick’s Day.  It’s a good time to see what works for our city because, after all, the place is bubbling with life and energy and a lot of cash being spent.

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