Austin, Minnesota: Minimart Liquor Store Rooster

An peculiar spot for a 10-foot-tall fiberglass barnyard creature, standing between a gas station minimart and liquor store.

Apollo Liquors

903 Oakland Ave. W., Austin, MN
Apollo Liquors. Just west of downtown. On the south side of Oakland Ave. W. between 8th and 9th Sts SW.
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Big Rooster

Outside of the Apollo Superette in Austin stands a 10-foot-tall fiberglass rooster.

[Seth H, 04/05/2018]

The rooster serves as a kind of pedestrian sentry between a gas station mini-mart and its attached liquor store.

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