Calendar

Calendar of Events.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Music
Monday Songwriter Series with Si…
Aug 1 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Monday Songwriter Series with Simon Balto @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Black River Revue – Gunflint Tavern
Aug 1 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Black River Revue - Gunflint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
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Family
Free Kid’s Day at Chik-Wauk
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Free Kid's Day at Chik-Wauk @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Kids under 18 get free admittance to Chik Wauk Museum and Nature Center.
Pokemon Go Informational – Grand…
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm
Pokemon Go Informational - Grand Marais Public Library @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Grand Marais Public Library will host an event about the current craze over Pokemon Go on Tuesday, August 2, at 6:00 PM in the library. ...
Learning
Hedstrom’s Lumber Mill Tour
Aug 2 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Hedstrom's Lumber Mill Tour @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Come see how the 2x4s in your home take shape. Call Hedstrom Lumber at 218-877-7030 to reserve your spot (limit 12 people). A tour is ...
Becoming a Boundary Waters Famil…
Aug 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Becoming a Boundary Waters Family - Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
What’s it take to become a Boundary Waters kind of a family? An interest in northwoods nature! We’ll explore a different topic every week at ...
Minnesota Wild! – Grand Marais R…
Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Minnesota Wild! - Grand Marais Recreation Area @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Mammals, birds, rocks, plants, even stars – topics change weekly,but we always have a campfire, marshmallows provided.
Wolves in the Night! – Lutsen Re…
Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wolves in the Night! - Lutsen Resort @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Nothing means wilderness like the lonely cry of a wolf. Admired or hated, wolves stir people’s emotions. Learn about Minnesota’s most famous residents.
Music
Joe Paulik – Gunflint Tavern
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Joe Paulik - Gunflint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
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Festivals
Fisherman’s Picnic 2016
Aug 3 all-day
Fisherman's Picnic 2016 @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Annual celebration in Grand Marais – family friendly, live music, and fish burgers!
2016 Grand Marais Lioness Club …
Aug 3 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
2016 Grand Marais Lioness Club
Annual Fish Cake Buffet Dinner 
and Silent Auction. @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Learning
Wildflower Walk – Cascade Lodge
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wildflower Walk - Cascade Lodge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Explore what’s blooming. Come learn more about this beautiful part of the North on a short hike through the woods.
Black Bears – Bluefin Bay
Aug 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Black Bears - Bluefin Bay @ Tofte | MN | United States
Scary monster or cute teddy bear? Black bears are unique to North America, and many people have mistaken impressions of them. Find the truth behind ...
Stars and Meteors – Lutsen Resort
Aug 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Stars and Meteors - Lutsen Resort @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Years ago, one of the largest impacts the earth has known happened in Canada and the effects are found in the rocks here. Learn about ...
Arts/Theater
Youth Art Class: Salvador Dali A…
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Youth Art Class: Salvador Dali Animals - Grand Marais Art Colony @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Get creative at the Art Colony and explore a variety of art materials and projects. Open to all ages; children 6 and under need to ...
Music
Timmy Haus – Moguls
Aug 3 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Timmy Haus - Moguls @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Gordon Thorne and Bob Bingham – …
Aug 3 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Gordon Thorne and Bob Bingham - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States
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Festivals
Fisherman’s Picnic 2016
Aug 4 all-day
Fisherman's Picnic 2016 @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Annual celebration in Grand Marais – family friendly, live music, and fish burgers!
Library Friends Annual Book Sale
Aug 4 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Library Friends Annual Book Sale @ Grand Marais  | MN | United States
Library Friends Members Only Preview Sale at the Community Center – Memberships may be purchased by any one at the Community Center one hour prior ...
Learning
Bird Banding at Sugarloaf Cove
Aug 4 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bird Banding at Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Take a much closer look at songbirds! We will be banding birds and monitoring the populations of songbirds that nest and travel through Sugarloaf Cove ...
Fire and Ice, a Beach Walk – Eas…
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Fire and Ice, a Beach Walk - East Bay Suites @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Time travel to when volcanoes were here, then return to the present to find agates as we explore geology on the North Shore.
The Nature of Oberg Mountain
Aug 4 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Nature of Oberg Mountain @ Tofte | MN | United States
Come explore Oberg Mt. with us. There will be naturalist activities on trail or the trailhead.
A Superior North Shore – Everyth…
Aug 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
A Superior North Shore - Everything about the Big Lake - at Eagle Ridge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Lake Superior is the largest lake in the world… or is it? Learn Lake Superior geography and how to help protect this freshwater gem.
Logging in the Days of Paul Buny…
Aug 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Logging in the Days of Paul Bunyan - Caribou Highlands @ Lutsen | MN | United States
It is 1901 and we are looking for strong lumberjacks to sign up for the oncoming winter. So grab an ax and come learn about ...
Music
Music by the Fire with Joe Pauli…
Aug 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Music by the Fire with Joe Paulik - Lutsen Resort @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Joe Paulik will be playing acoustic music by the bonfire pit on Lutsen Resort’s beach. Prior to the music, he will do a bow drill ...
Earth, Wind & Todd – Grandma Ray’s
Aug 4 @ 8:30 pm
Earth, Wind & Todd - Grandma Ray's @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Arts/Theater
Arsenic and Old Lace – Grand Mar…
Aug 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Arsenic and Old Lace - Grand Marais Playhouse @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Arsenic and Old Lace
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Active
Festivals
Fisherman’s Picnic 2016
Aug 5 all-day
Fisherman's Picnic 2016 @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Annual celebration in Grand Marais – family friendly, live music, and fish burgers!
Library Friends Annual Book Sale
Aug 5 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Library Friends Annual Book Sale @ Grand Marais  | MN | United States
Library Friends Sale at the Community Center – Become a member and get in on the Early Bird sale next year on Thursday evening. Better ...
Family
Library Friends Annual Book Sale
Aug 5 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Library Friends Annual Book Sale @ Grand Marais  | MN | United States
Flying Words – Grand Marais Publ…
Aug 5 @ 10:30 am
Flying Words - Grand Marais Public Library @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
How do athletes become Olympians? How do you become the best you can be? What word would you wish for the world? Find your word ...
Old Timer’s Gathering – Cook Cou…
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Old Timer's Gathering - Cook County Historical Society @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
First Fridays in Grand Marais
Aug 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
First Fridays in Grand Marais @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Learning
Hedstrom’s Lumber Mill Tour
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Hedstrom's Lumber Mill Tour @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Come see how the 2x4s in your home take shape. Call Hedstrom Lumber at 218-877-7030 to reserve your spot (limit 12 people). A tour is ...
Build a Dreamcatcher – Eagle Ridge
Aug 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Build a Dreamcatcher - Eagle Ridge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Listen to legends and learn a bit about native cultures as you make your own dreamcatcher. Please accompany kids.
Pine Needle Craft – Sugarloaf Cove
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Pine Needle Craft - Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Discover what you can create using simple pine needles. $12 non members, $10 members
Gunflint Nature Presentations – …
Aug 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Gunflint Nature Presentations - Chik-wauk Nature Center @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Each week we will highlight one of the panels in the Nature Center: water, weather, mammals, insects, birds or plants. Visitors will be inspired to ...
Amazing Amusing Moose – Chateaux…
Aug 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Amazing Amusing Moose - Chateaux LeVeaux @ Tofte | MN | United States
OK, we admit it. Though odd looking, moose are well designed for life in the north woods. Come listen to some moose tales, jokes, and ...
Forest Fire! Friend or Foe? – Bl…
Aug 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Forest Fire! Friend or Foe? - Bluefin Bay @ Tofte | MN | United States
Arts/Theater
First Friday Raku Class – Grand …
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
First Friday Raku Class - Grand Marais Art Colony @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
First Friday Raku Class
The Addams Family Musical – Gran…
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm
The Addams Family Musical - Grand Marais Playhouse @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
The Addams Family Musical
Music
Jim McGowan – Voyageur Brewing Co.
Aug 5 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jim McGowan - Voyageur Brewing Co. @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Shoot from the Hipsters – Sydney…
Aug 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Shoot from the Hipsters - Sydney's Frozen Custard @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Music by the Campfire with J Squ… @ Campfire at Eagle Ridge
Aug 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Cook County’s Most Wanted – Gran…
Aug 5 @ 8:30 pm
Cook County's Most Wanted - Grandma Ray's @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Floydian Slip – Gun Flint Tavern
Aug 5 @ 8:30 pm
Floydian Slip - Gun Flint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Eric Frost – Bluefin Grille
Aug 5 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Eric Frost - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States
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Active
Festivals
Fisherman’s Picnic 2016
Aug 6 all-day
Fisherman's Picnic 2016 @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Annual celebration in Grand Marais – family friendly, live music, and fish burgers!
Family
Library Friends Annual Book Sale
Aug 6 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Library Friends Annual Book Sale @ Grand Marais  | MN | United States
Library Friends Sale at the Community Center – Become a member and get in on the Early Bird sale next year on Thursday evening. Annual ...
Cook County Farm & Craft Market
Aug 6 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Cook County Farm & Craft Market @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Fresh produce, herbs, jams & jellies, and all crafts like woodworking, soy candles, fiber arts are handmade by North Shore residents.
Young Children’s Story Hour with…
Aug 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Young Children's Story Hour with The Muffin Man @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
The Muffin Man reads stories for young children at Drury Lane Books store in Grand Marais.
Taconite Harbor Reunion – Cross …
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm
Taconite Harbor Reunion - Cross River Heritage Center @ Schroeder | MN | United States
Taconite Harbor Reunion
Learning
Tracks and Tracking – Caribou Hi…
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Tracks and Tracking - Caribou Highlands @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Who was here? Learn some of the art of tracking and see if you have what it takes to be a nature detective.
Annual Meeting and Ice Cream Soc…
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm
Annual Meeting and Ice Cream Social - Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Saturday Guest Speakers – $2 per person; $5 per family
Harbor History Walking Tour – Gr…
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Nature of the Point – Artist Point
Aug 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Nature of the Point - Artist Point @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
We’ll have a naturalist posted near the walkway to the lighthouse with activities to enhance your visit.
Minnesota Wild! – Sawbill Outfit…
Aug 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Minnesota Wild! - Sawbill Outfitters @ Tofte | MN | United States
Mammals, birds, rocks, plants, even stars – topics change weekly,but we always have a campfire, marshmallows provided.
Wild Cats of the North: Lynx, Bo…
Aug 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wild Cats of the North: Lynx, Bobcat and Cougars - Cascade Lodge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Many people own cats, but what of the wildcats that own the Northwoods? Get to know our resident cats: lynx, bobcat, and maybe even cougars. ...
Arts/Theater
Watercolor Demonstration – Grand…
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm
Watercolor Demonstration - Grand Marais Art Colony @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Watercolor Demonstration with Cilla Walford
Arsenic and Old Lace – Grand Mar…
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Arsenic and Old Lace - Grand Marais Playhouse @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Arsenic and Old Lace
Music
Plucked Up String Band – Voyage…
Aug 6 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Plucked Up String Band -  Voyageur Brewing Co. @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Music on the Deck at Papa Charli… @ Papa Charlies
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Brothers in Arms – Sydney’s Froz…
Aug 6 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Joe Paulik – Bluefin Bay Campfire
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Joe Paulik - Bluefin Bay Campfire @ Tofte | MN | United States
Mama’s Stolen Horses – Lutsen Re…
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Mama's Stolen Horses - Lutsen Resort Lobby @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Michael Monroe Log Cabin Concert
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm
Michael Monroe Log Cabin Concert @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Floydian Slip – Gun Flint Tavern
Aug 6 @ 8:30 pm
Floydian Slip - Gun Flint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Timmy Haus – Papa Charlie’s
Aug 6 @ 9:30 pm
Timmy Haus - Papa Charlie's @ Lutsen | MN | United States
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Active
Festivals
Fisherman’s Picnic 2016
Aug 7 all-day
Fisherman's Picnic 2016 @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Annual celebration in Grand Marais – family friendly, live music, and fish burgers!
Learning
Geology Walk – Sugarloaf Cove
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am
Geology Walk - Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Wildfire Ecology – Chik-wauk Nat…
Aug 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Wildfire Ecology - Chik-wauk Nature Center @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
This Sunday, we have John Silliman who is the naturalist at Gunflint Lodge. John will go over what happens during a fire, basic wildfire ecology, ...
Music
Gordon Thorne and Chris Gillis …
Aug 7 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gordon Thorne and Chris Gillis  -  Gunflint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Gordon Thorne and Chris Gillis …
Aug 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Gordon Thorne and Chris Gillis  -  Moguls Grille @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Blues singer and finger-style guitar picker Gordon Thorne is joined by Chris Gillis.
Bug Dope – Gunflint Tavern
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bug Dope - Gunflint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Arts/Theater
The Addams Family Musical – Gran…
Aug 7 @ 3:00 pm
The Addams Family Musical - Grand Marais Playhouse @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
The Addams Family Musical
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Learning
Quetico-Superior Underwater Rese…
Aug 8 @ 1:30 pm
The MN Historical Society will be presenting a program about the Voyageur artifacts found in the Granite River diving between 1960 and 1973.
Music
Monday Songwriter Series with Be…
Aug 8 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Monday Songwriter Series with Ben Kyle @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Eric Frost – Bluefin Grille
Aug 8 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Eric Frost - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States
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Family
Free Kid’s Day at Chik-Wauk
Aug 9 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Free Kid's Day at Chik-Wauk @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Kids under 18 get free admittance to Chik Wauk Museum and Nature Center.
Learning
Hedstrom’s Lumber Mill Tour
Aug 9 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Hedstrom's Lumber Mill Tour @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Come see how the 2x4s in your home take shape. Call Hedstrom Lumber at 218-877-7030 to reserve your spot (limit 12 people). A tour is ...
Becoming a Boundary Waters Famil…
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Becoming a Boundary Waters Family - Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
What’s it take to become a Boundary Waters kind of a family? An interest in northwoods nature! We’ll explore a different topic every week at ...
Minnesota Wild! – Grand Marais R…
Aug 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Minnesota Wild! - Grand Marais Recreation Area @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Mammals, birds, rocks, plants, even stars – topics change weekly,but we always have a campfire, marshmallows provided.
Wolves in the Night! – Lutsen Re…
Aug 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wolves in the Night! - Lutsen Resort @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Nothing means wilderness like the lonely cry of a wolf. Admired or hated, wolves stir people’s emotions. Learn about Minnesota’s most famous residents.
Music
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Learning
Wildflower Walk – Cascade Lodge
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wildflower Walk - Cascade Lodge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Explore what’s blooming. Come learn more about this beautiful part of the North on a short hike through the woods.
Black Bears – Bluefin Bay
Aug 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Black Bears - Bluefin Bay @ Tofte | MN | United States
Scary monster or cute teddy bear? Black bears are unique to North America, and many people have mistaken impressions of them. Find the truth behind ...
Stars and Meteors – Lutsen Resort
Aug 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Stars and Meteors - Lutsen Resort @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Years ago, one of the largest impacts the earth has known happened in Canada and the effects are found in the rocks here. Learn about ...
Family
Mid-Trail Flea Market Fundraiser
Aug 10 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Live auction featuring art, hand-crafted items, and Gunflint Trail experiences Boutique offering beautiful textiles Flea Market has bric-a-brac, collectables, and all kinds of north woods ...
Pie Place Cookbook Event – Grand…
Aug 10 @ 6:00 pm
Pie Place Cookbook Event - Grand Marais Public Library @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Local author Kathy Rice has a new cookbook – “Secrets of the Pie Place Café: Recipes & Stories through the Seasons” – that she will ...
Music
Timmy Haus – Moguls
Aug 10 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Timmy Haus - Moguls @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Gordon Thorne and Bob Bingham – …
Aug 10 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Gordon Thorne and Bob Bingham - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States
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Learning
Bird Banding at Sugarloaf Cove
Aug 11 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bird Banding at Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Take a much closer look at songbirds! We will be banding birds and monitoring the populations of songbirds that nest and travel through Sugarloaf Cove ...
Fire and Ice, a Beach Walk – Eas…
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Fire and Ice, a Beach Walk - East Bay Suites @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Time travel to when volcanoes were here, then return to the present to find agates as we explore geology on the North Shore.
The Nature of Oberg Mountain
Aug 11 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Nature of Oberg Mountain @ Tofte | MN | United States
Come explore Oberg Mt. with us. There will be naturalist activities on trail or the trailhead.
A Superior North Shore – Everyth…
Aug 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
A Superior North Shore - Everything about the Big Lake - at Eagle Ridge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Lake Superior is the largest lake in the world… or is it? Learn Lake Superior geography and how to help protect this freshwater gem.
Logging in the Days of Paul Buny…
Aug 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Logging in the Days of Paul Bunyan - Caribou Highlands @ Lutsen | MN | United States
It is 1901 and we are looking for strong lumberjacks to sign up for the oncoming winter. So grab an ax and come learn about ...
Music
Plucked Up String Band – Voyage…
Aug 11 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Plucked Up String Band -  Voyageur Brewing Co. @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Music by the Fire with Eric Fros…
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Music by the Fire with Eric Frost - Lutsen Resort @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Eric Frost will be playing acoustic music by the bonfire pit on Lutsen Resort’s beach.
Maintenance Free – Gunflint Tavern
Aug 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Maintenance Free - Gunflint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Arts/Theater
The Addams Family Musical – Gran…
Aug 11 @ 7:00 pm
The Addams Family Musical - Grand Marais Playhouse @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
The Addams Family Musical
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Festivals
Learning
Hedstrom’s Lumber Mill Tour
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Hedstrom's Lumber Mill Tour @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Come see how the 2x4s in your home take shape. Call Hedstrom Lumber at 218-877-7030 to reserve your spot (limit 12 people). A tour is ...
Build a Dreamcatcher – Eagle Ridge
Aug 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Build a Dreamcatcher - Eagle Ridge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Listen to legends and learn a bit about native cultures as you make your own dreamcatcher. Please accompany kids.
Taking and Making Great Outdoor …
Aug 12 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Taking and Making Great Outdoor Images - Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Join professional landscape photographer Chris Sandberg (www.cksandbergphoto.com) for a four-hour working session on getting closer to the elusive goal of making great outdoor photographic prints. ...
Amazing Amusing Moose – Chateaux…
Aug 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Amazing Amusing Moose - Chateaux LeVeaux @ Tofte | MN | United States
OK, we admit it. Though odd looking, moose are well designed for life in the north woods. Come listen to some moose tales, jokes, and ...
Forest Fire! Friend or Foe? – Bl…
Aug 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Forest Fire! Friend or Foe? - Bluefin Bay @ Tofte | MN | United States
Music
Timmy Haus - Voyageur Brewing Co.
Aug 12 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Timmy Haus -
Voyageur Brewing Co. @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Portage Band – Grandma Ray’s
Aug 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Portage Band - Grandma Ray's @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Music by the Campfire with Eric … @ Campfire at Eagle Ridge
Aug 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Music by the Campfire with Eric Frost ~ Eagle Ridge Resort @ Campfire at Eagle Ridge | Lutsen | MN | United States
Tim Fast – Cascade Lodge Pub
Aug 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Tim Fast - Cascade Lodge Pub @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Chris Holm and Mike Munson – Gun…
Aug 12 @ 8:30 pm
Chris Holm and Mike Munson - Gun Flint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Pete Kavanaugh – Bluefin Grille
Aug 12 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Pete Kavanaugh - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States
Arts/Theater
Arsenic and Old Lace – Grand Mar…
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Arsenic and Old Lace - Grand Marais Playhouse @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Arsenic and Old Lace
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Festivals
Family
Cook County Farm & Craft Market
Aug 13 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Cook County Farm & Craft Market @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Fresh produce, herbs, jams & jellies, and all crafts like woodworking, soy candles, fiber arts are handmade by North Shore residents.
Edwin H. Lundie Book Signing – C…
Aug 13 @ 11:00 am
Edwin H. Lundie Book Signing - Cross River Heritage Center @ Schroeder | MN | United States
Book signing with Peter O’Toole
Young Children’s Story Hour with…
Aug 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Young Children's Story Hour with The Muffin Man @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
The Muffin Man reads stories for young children at Drury Lane Books store in Grand Marais.
Learning
Field and Screen, Intro to Outdo…
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am
Field and Screen, Intro to Outdoor Photography - Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Saturday Guest Speakers – $2 per person; $5 per family
Tracks and Tracking – Caribou Hi…
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Tracks and Tracking - Caribou Highlands @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Who was here? Learn some of the art of tracking and see if you have what it takes to be a nature detective.
Harbor History Walking Tour – Gr…
Aug 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Nature of the Point – Artist Point
Aug 13 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Nature of the Point - Artist Point @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
We’ll have a naturalist posted near the walkway to the lighthouse with activities to enhance your visit.
Minnesota Wild! – Sawbill Outfit…
Aug 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Minnesota Wild! - Sawbill Outfitters @ Tofte | MN | United States
Mammals, birds, rocks, plants, even stars – topics change weekly,but we always have a campfire, marshmallows provided.
Wild Cats of the North: Lynx, Bo…
Aug 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wild Cats of the North: Lynx, Bobcat and Cougars - Cascade Lodge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Many people own cats, but what of the wildcats that own the Northwoods? Get to know our resident cats: lynx, bobcat, and maybe even cougars. ...
Arts/Theater
Glass Painting – Grand Marais Ar…
Aug 13 @ 1:00 pm
Glass Painting - Grand Marais Art Colony @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Glass Painting demonstration with Anna Hess
Bronze Pour at Last Chance Gallery
Aug 13 @ 4:00 pm
Bronze Pour at Last Chance Gallery @ Lutsen | MN | United States
From May 28 through Oct 1, each Saturday we will host a pour at 4. Bronze and other liquids will be pouring. Stop by to ...
Writer’s Salon with Michael McCo…
Aug 13 @ 5:00 pm
Writer's Salon with Michael McConnell and Jack Baker @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Join Drury Lane Books to hear authors read from their work, answer questions and discuss writing and literature.
The Addams Family Musical – Gran…
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm
The Addams Family Musical - Grand Marais Playhouse @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
The Addams Family Musical
Music
Jim & Michele Miller -Voyageur B…
Aug 13 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jim & Michele Miller -Voyageur Brewing Co. @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Music on the Deck at Papa Charli… @ Papa Charlies
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Dat Dere Jazz – Grandma Ray’s
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Dat Dere Jazz - Grandma Ray's  @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Fred Anderson (guitar), Martha Marnocha ( keyboard), John Praxmarer (bass), Dave MacClean (drum kit), Don Grant (trumpet), Bob LaMettry (percussion).
Eric Frost – Bluefin Bay Campfire
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Eric Frost - Bluefin Bay Campfire @ Tofte | MN | United States
Pete Kavanaugh – Lutsen Resort L…
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Pete Kavanaugh - Lutsen Resort Lobby @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Jim McGowan – Cascade Lodge Pub
Aug 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Jim McGowan - Cascade Lodge Pub @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Chris Holm and Mike Munson – Gun…
Aug 13 @ 8:30 pm
Chris Holm and Mike Munson - Gun Flint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Timmy Haus – Papa Charlie’s
Aug 13 @ 9:30 pm
Timmy Haus - Papa Charlie's @ Lutsen | MN | United States
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Festivals
Learning
Geology Walk – Sugarloaf Cove
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am
Geology Walk - Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Gunflint & Lake Superior: Ontari…
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Gunflint & Lake Superior: Ontario's Private American Railroad - Chik-wauk Nature Center @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
This is the story of a Wisconsin logging company whose headquarters was located in Port Arthur, Ontario and for many years was the largest employer ...
Arts/Theater
Arsenic and Old Lace – Grand Mar…
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Arsenic and Old Lace - Grand Marais Playhouse @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Arsenic and Old Lace
Music
Gunflint Woods, Winds & Strings …
Aug 14 @ 4:00 pm
Gunflint Woods, Winds & Strings Benefit Concert @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Tickets will be $20.00 for adults and $5.00 for kids ages 5 – 18, purchase details will be announced this summer! The concert is in ...
The Spruce Roots – Moguls
Aug 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Spruce Roots - Moguls @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Local band members: Bill Hansen, Eric & Jessa Frost, Boyd Blomberg, Travis Wickwire and Jim Elverhoy
Evergreen Grass Band – Gun Flint…
Aug 14 @ 9:30 pm
Evergreen Grass Band - Gun Flint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
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Music
Monday Songwriter Series with Ba…
Aug 15 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Monday Songwriter Series with Barefoot Wonder @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Bug Dope – Bluefin Grille
Aug 15 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Bug Dope - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States
Evergreen Grass Band – Gun Flint…
Aug 15 @ 9:30 pm
Evergreen Grass Band - Gun Flint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
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Family
Free Kid’s Day at Chik-Wauk
Aug 16 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Free Kid's Day at Chik-Wauk @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Kids under 18 get free admittance to Chik Wauk Museum and Nature Center.
Learning
Hedstrom’s Lumber Mill Tour
Aug 16 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Hedstrom's Lumber Mill Tour @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Come see how the 2x4s in your home take shape. Call Hedstrom Lumber at 218-877-7030 to reserve your spot (limit 12 people). A tour is ...
Becoming a Boundary Waters Famil…
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Becoming a Boundary Waters Family - Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
What’s it take to become a Boundary Waters kind of a family? An interest in northwoods nature! We’ll explore a different topic every week at ...
Minnesota Wild! – Grand Marais R…
Aug 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Minnesota Wild! - Grand Marais Recreation Area @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Mammals, birds, rocks, plants, even stars – topics change weekly,but we always have a campfire, marshmallows provided.
Wolves in the Night! – Lutsen Re…
Aug 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wolves in the Night! - Lutsen Resort @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Nothing means wilderness like the lonely cry of a wolf. Admired or hated, wolves stir people’s emotions. Learn about Minnesota’s most famous residents.
Music
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Learning
Wildflower Walk – Cascade Lodge
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wildflower Walk - Cascade Lodge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Explore what’s blooming. Come learn more about this beautiful part of the North on a short hike through the woods.
Black Bears – Bluefin Bay
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Black Bears - Bluefin Bay @ Tofte | MN | United States
Scary monster or cute teddy bear? Black bears are unique to North America, and many people have mistaken impressions of them. Find the truth behind ...
Stars and Meteors – Lutsen Resort
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Stars and Meteors - Lutsen Resort @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Years ago, one of the largest impacts the earth has known happened in Canada and the effects are found in the rocks here. Learn about ...
Arts/Theater
Artist Talk with Matthew Krousey…
Aug 17 @ 4:30 pm
Artist Talk with Matthew Krousey - Johnson Heritage Post @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
The topic will be Forest, Prairie and Frozen Lakes
Music
Timmy Haus – Moguls
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Timmy Haus - Moguls @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Gordon Thorne and Bob Bingham – …
Aug 17 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Gordon Thorne and Bob Bingham - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States
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Learning
Bird Banding at Sugarloaf Cove
Aug 18 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bird Banding at Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Take a much closer look at songbirds! We will be banding birds and monitoring the populations of songbirds that nest and travel through Sugarloaf Cove ...
Fire and Ice, a Beach Walk – Eas…
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Fire and Ice, a Beach Walk - East Bay Suites @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Time travel to when volcanoes were here, then return to the present to find agates as we explore geology on the North Shore.
The Nature of Oberg Mountain
Aug 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Nature of Oberg Mountain @ Tofte | MN | United States
Come explore Oberg Mt. with us. There will be naturalist activities on trail or the trailhead.
A Superior North Shore – Everyth…
Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
A Superior North Shore - Everything about the Big Lake - at Eagle Ridge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Lake Superior is the largest lake in the world… or is it? Learn Lake Superior geography and how to help protect this freshwater gem.
Logging in the Days of Paul Buny…
Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Logging in the Days of Paul Bunyan - Caribou Highlands @ Lutsen | MN | United States
It is 1901 and we are looking for strong lumberjacks to sign up for the oncoming winter. So grab an ax and come learn about ...
Music
Music by the Fire with Eric Fros…
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Music by the Fire with Eric Frost - Lutsen Resort @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Eric Frost will be playing acoustic music by the bonfire pit on Lutsen Resort’s beach.
Full Moon Reading with Reed Schmidt
Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm
Full Moon Reading with Reed Schmidt @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Red Dirt Girl – Cascade Lodge Pub
Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Red Dirt Girl - Cascade Lodge Pub @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Gordon Thorne – Gun Flint Tavern
Aug 18 @ 8:30 pm
Gordon Thorne -  Gun Flint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Arts/Theater
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Learning
Hedstrom’s Lumber Mill Tour
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Hedstrom's Lumber Mill Tour @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Come see how the 2x4s in your home take shape. Call Hedstrom Lumber at 218-877-7030 to reserve your spot (limit 12 people). A tour is ...
Build a Dreamcatcher – Eagle Ridge
Aug 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Build a Dreamcatcher - Eagle Ridge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Listen to legends and learn a bit about native cultures as you make your own dreamcatcher. Please accompany kids.
Fiber Art – Sugarloaf Cove
Aug 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fiber Art - Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
$12 non member; $10 member Learn weaving and twining techniques with grasses and other long leafed fibers.
Amazing Amusing Moose – Chateaux…
Aug 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Amazing Amusing Moose - Chateaux LeVeaux @ Tofte | MN | United States
OK, we admit it. Though odd looking, moose are well designed for life in the north woods. Come listen to some moose tales, jokes, and ...
Forest Fire! Friend or Foe? – Bl…
Aug 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Forest Fire! Friend or Foe? - Bluefin Bay @ Tofte | MN | United States
Arts/Theater
Pottery Demonstration and Potluc…
Aug 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Pottery Demonstration and Potluck - Grand Marais Art Colony @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Pottery Demo & Potluck with Bob Briscoe & Jason Trebs
Music
Timmy Haus - Voyageur Brewing Co.
Aug 19 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Timmy Haus -
Voyageur Brewing Co. @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
SplinterTones – Grandma Ray’s
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
SplinterTones - Grandma Ray's @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Music by the Campfire with Eric … @ Campfire at Eagle Ridge
Aug 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Music by the Campfire with Eric Frost ~ Eagle Ridge Resort @ Campfire at Eagle Ridge | Lutsen | MN | United States
Pete Kavanaugh – Cascade Lodge Pub
Aug 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Pete Kavanaugh - Cascade Lodge Pub @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Mysterious Ways – Gun Flint Tavern
Aug 19 @ 8:30 pm
Mysterious Ways - Gun Flint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Michael Monroe – Bluefin Grille
Aug 19 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Michael Monroe - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States
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Family
Cook County Farm & Craft Market
Aug 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Cook County Farm & Craft Market @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Fresh produce, herbs, jams & jellies, and all crafts like woodworking, soy candles, fiber arts are handmade by North Shore residents.
Young Children’s Story Hour with…
Aug 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Young Children's Story Hour with The Muffin Man @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
The Muffin Man reads stories for young children at Drury Lane Books store in Grand Marais.
Learning
Bugs, Bugs, Bugs! Who needs them…
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am
Bugs, Bugs, Bugs! Who needs them? - Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Saturday Guest Speakers – $2 per person; $5 per family
Tracks and Tracking – Caribou Hi…
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Tracks and Tracking - Caribou Highlands @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Who was here? Learn some of the art of tracking and see if you have what it takes to be a nature detective.
Harbor History Walking Tour – Gr…
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Nature of the Point – Artist Point
Aug 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Nature of the Point - Artist Point @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
We’ll have a naturalist posted near the walkway to the lighthouse with activities to enhance your visit.
Cook County Historical Hunt
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm
Cook County Historical Hunt @ Grand Marais  | MN | United States
The Cook County Historical Society is throwing a community wide scavenger hunt in the downtown Grand Marais area.
Minnesota Wild! – Sawbill Outfit…
Aug 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Minnesota Wild! - Sawbill Outfitters @ Tofte | MN | United States
Mammals, birds, rocks, plants, even stars – topics change weekly,but we always have a campfire, marshmallows provided.
Wild Cats of the North: Lynx, Bo…
Aug 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wild Cats of the North: Lynx, Bobcat and Cougars - Cascade Lodge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Many people own cats, but what of the wildcats that own the Northwoods? Get to know our resident cats: lynx, bobcat, and maybe even cougars. ...
Music
SplinterTones – Bear Tree Park
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
SplinterTones - Bear Tree Park @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Pete Kavanaugh – Voyageur Brewin…
Aug 20 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Pete Kavanaugh - Voyageur Brewing Co. @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Music on the Deck at Papa Charli… @ Papa Charlies
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jim & Michelle Miller – Sydney’s…
Aug 20 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Jim & Michelle Miller - Sydney's Frozen Custard @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Dat Dere Jazz Quartet – Cascade …
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Dat Dere Jazz Quartet - Cascade Lodge Pub @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Fred Anderson (guitar), Martha Marnocha ( keyboard), John Praxmarer (bass), Dave MacClean (drum kit), Don Grant (trumpet), Bob LaMettry (percussion).
Eric Frost – Bluefin Bay Campfire
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Eric Frost - Bluefin Bay Campfire @ Tofte | MN | United States
Michael Monroe Log Cabin Concert
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm
Michael Monroe Log Cabin Concert @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Plucked Up String Band – Lutsen…
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Harpeth Rising Concert – Arrowhe…
Aug 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Harpeth Rising Concert - Arrowhead Center for the Arts @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
There are no harps played in the band Harpeth Rising. The female trio—named for the Harpeth River in Middle Tennessee—could be described as “modern progressive ...
Earth, Wind & Todd – Grandma Ray’s
Aug 20 @ 8:00 pm
Earth, Wind & Todd - Grandma Ray's @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Mysterious Ways – Gun Flint Tavern
Aug 20 @ 8:30 pm
Mysterious Ways - Gun Flint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Timmy Haus – Papa Charlie’s
Aug 20 @ 9:30 pm
Timmy Haus - Papa Charlie's @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Arts/Theater
Watercolor Demonstration – Grand…
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm
Watercolor Demonstration - Grand Marais Art Colony @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Watercolor Demonstration with Cilla Walford
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Learning
Geology Walk – Sugarloaf Cove
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am
Geology Walk - Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Lynx – Chik-wauk Nature Center
Aug 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Lynx - Chik-wauk Nature Center @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
This week we have Dave Grosshuesch, US Forest Service personal who will enlighten us more on the Lynx population that has been growing in our ...
Music
Shoot from the Hipsters – Moguls
Aug 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Shoot from the Hipsters - Moguls @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Red Dirt Girl – Cascade Lodge Pub
Aug 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Red Dirt Girl - Cascade Lodge Pub @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Brothers in Arms – Gunflint Tavern
Aug 21 @ 8:00 pm
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Music
Gene LaFond & Amy Grillo – Gun F…
Aug 22 @ 8:00 pm
Gene LaFond & Amy Grillo - Gun Flint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Monday Songwriter Series with Du…
Aug 22 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Monday Songwriter Series with Dusty Heart @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Pete Kavanaugh – Bluefin Grille
Aug 22 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Pete Kavanaugh - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States
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Learning
Hedstrom’s Lumber Mill Tour
Aug 23 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Hedstrom's Lumber Mill Tour @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Come see how the 2x4s in your home take shape. Call Hedstrom Lumber at 218-877-7030 to reserve your spot (limit 12 people). A tour is ...
Becoming a Boundary Waters Famil…
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Becoming a Boundary Waters Family - Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
What’s it take to become a Boundary Waters kind of a family? An interest in northwoods nature! We’ll explore a different topic every week at ...
Minnesota Wild! – Grand Marais R…
Aug 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Minnesota Wild! - Grand Marais Recreation Area @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Mammals, birds, rocks, plants, even stars – topics change weekly,but we always have a campfire, marshmallows provided.
Wolves in the Night! – Lutsen Re…
Aug 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wolves in the Night! - Lutsen Resort @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Nothing means wilderness like the lonely cry of a wolf. Admired or hated, wolves stir people’s emotions. Learn about Minnesota’s most famous residents.
Music
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Learning
Wildflower Walk – Cascade Lodge
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wildflower Walk - Cascade Lodge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Explore what’s blooming. Come learn more about this beautiful part of the North on a short hike through the woods.
Black Bears – Bluefin Bay
Aug 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Black Bears - Bluefin Bay @ Tofte | MN | United States
Scary monster or cute teddy bear? Black bears are unique to North America, and many people have mistaken impressions of them. Find the truth behind ...
Stars and Meteors – Lutsen Resort
Aug 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Stars and Meteors - Lutsen Resort @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Years ago, one of the largest impacts the earth has known happened in Canada and the effects are found in the rocks here. Learn about ...
Arts/Theater
Youth Art Class: Mel Chin Fundre…
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Youth Art Class: Mel Chin Fundred Dollar Bills - Grand Marais Art Colony @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Get creative at the Art Colony and explore a variety of art materials and projects. Open to all ages; children 6 and under need to ...
Music
Timmy Haus – Moguls
Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Timmy Haus - Moguls @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Gordon Thorne and Bob Bingham – …
Aug 24 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Gordon Thorne and Bob Bingham - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States
Family
Minnesota Gold with Patrick Made…
Aug 24 @ 6:00 pm
Minnesota Gold with Patrick Mader - Grand Marais Public Library @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Author Patrick “Packy” Mader presents an engaging and unique program as he shares the memorable conversations he had with these remarkable men and women who ...
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Learning
Bird Banding at Sugarloaf Cove
Aug 25 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bird Banding at Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Take a much closer look at songbirds! We will be banding birds and monitoring the populations of songbirds that nest and travel through Sugarloaf Cove ...
Fire and Ice, a Beach Walk – Eas…
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Fire and Ice, a Beach Walk - East Bay Suites @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Time travel to when volcanoes were here, then return to the present to find agates as we explore geology on the North Shore.
The Nature of Oberg Mountain
Aug 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Nature of Oberg Mountain @ Tofte | MN | United States
Come explore Oberg Mt. with us. There will be naturalist activities on trail or the trailhead.
A Superior North Shore – Everyth…
Aug 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
A Superior North Shore - Everything about the Big Lake - at Eagle Ridge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Lake Superior is the largest lake in the world… or is it? Learn Lake Superior geography and how to help protect this freshwater gem.
Logging in the Days of Paul Buny…
Aug 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Logging in the Days of Paul Bunyan - Caribou Highlands @ Lutsen | MN | United States
It is 1901 and we are looking for strong lumberjacks to sign up for the oncoming winter. So grab an ax and come learn about ...
Music
Music by the Fire with Joe Pauli…
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Music by the Fire with Joe Paulik - Lutsen Resort @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Joe Paulik will be playing acoustic music by the bonfire pit on Lutsen Resort’s beach. Prior to the music, he will do a bow drill ...
Tom Mason and the Blue Buccaneer…
Aug 25 @ 7:30 pm
Tom Mason and the Blue Buccaneers - Gun Flint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
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Learning
Hedstrom’s Lumber Mill Tour
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Hedstrom's Lumber Mill Tour @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Come see how the 2x4s in your home take shape. Call Hedstrom Lumber at 218-877-7030 to reserve your spot (limit 12 people). A tour is ...
Build a Dreamcatcher – Eagle Ridge
Aug 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Build a Dreamcatcher - Eagle Ridge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Listen to legends and learn a bit about native cultures as you make your own dreamcatcher. Please accompany kids.
Rock Painting Insects – Sugarloa…
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Rock Painting Insects - Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
$12 non member; $10 member Join Sandy Danus and naturalist Margie Menzies as they concentrate on migrating insects. Who’s a migrator, how far do they ...
Amazing Amusing Moose – Chateaux…
Aug 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Amazing Amusing Moose - Chateaux LeVeaux @ Tofte | MN | United States
OK, we admit it. Though odd looking, moose are well designed for life in the north woods. Come listen to some moose tales, jokes, and ...
Forest Fire! Friend or Foe? – Bl…
Aug 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Forest Fire! Friend or Foe? - Bluefin Bay @ Tofte | MN | United States
Music
Pushing Chain – Voyageur Brewing…
Aug 26 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Pushing Chain - Voyageur Brewing Co. @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Portage Band – Grandma Ray’s
Aug 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Portage Band - Grandma Ray's @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Music by the Campfire with Joe P… @ Campfire at Eagle Ridge
Aug 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Music by the Campfire with Joe Paulik ~ Eagle Ridge Resort @ Campfire at Eagle Ridge | Lutsen | MN | United States
Angel Hair Rasta – Grandma Ray’s
Aug 26 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Thunderheads – Gun Flint Tavern
Aug 26 @ 8:30 pm
Thunderheads - Gun Flint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Jim Miller – Bluefin Grille
Aug 26 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jim Miller - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States
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Family
Cook County Farm & Craft Market
Aug 27 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Cook County Farm & Craft Market @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Fresh produce, herbs, jams & jellies, and all crafts like woodworking, soy candles, fiber arts are handmade by North Shore residents.
Young Children’s Story Hour with…
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Young Children's Story Hour with The Muffin Man @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
The Muffin Man reads stories for young children at Drury Lane Books store in Grand Marais.
Author Andrea Thalasinos – Grand…
Aug 27 @ 12:30 pm
Author Andrea Thalasinos - Grand Marais Public Library @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Author Andrea Thalasinos will speak at the Grand Marais Public Library Saturday, August 27, at 12:30 PM. Thalasinos has recently released FLY BY NIGHT, her ...
Learning
Fall Migration Magic – Sugarloaf…
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am
Fall Migration Magic - Sugarloaf Cove @ Schroeder  | MN | United States
Saturday Guest Speakers – $2 per person; $5 per family
Tracks and Tracking – Caribou Hi…
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Tracks and Tracking - Caribou Highlands @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Who was here? Learn some of the art of tracking and see if you have what it takes to be a nature detective.
Harbor History Walking Tour – Gr…
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Nature of the Point – Artist Point
Aug 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Nature of the Point - Artist Point @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
We’ll have a naturalist posted near the walkway to the lighthouse with activities to enhance your visit.
Minnesota Wild! – Sawbill Outfit…
Aug 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Minnesota Wild! - Sawbill Outfitters @ Tofte | MN | United States
Mammals, birds, rocks, plants, even stars – topics change weekly,but we always have a campfire, marshmallows provided.
Wild Cats of the North: Lynx, Bo…
Aug 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wild Cats of the North: Lynx, Bobcat and Cougars - Cascade Lodge @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Many people own cats, but what of the wildcats that own the Northwoods? Get to know our resident cats: lynx, bobcat, and maybe even cougars. ...
Arts/Theater
Oil Painting Demonstration – Gra…
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm
Oil Painting Demonstration - Grand Marais Art Colony @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Oil Painting with Kathy Weinberg
Bronze Pour at Last Chance Gallery
Aug 27 @ 4:00 pm
Bronze Pour at Last Chance Gallery @ Lutsen | MN | United States
From May 28 through Oct 1, each Saturday we will host a pour at 4. Bronze and other liquids will be pouring. Stop by to ...
Writer’s Salon with Mary Casanova
Aug 27 @ 5:00 pm
Writer's Salon with Mary Casanova @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Join Drury Lane Books to hear authors read from their work, answer questions and discuss writing and literature.
Music
Gene LaFond & Amy Grillo – Voyag…
Aug 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Gene LaFond & Amy Grillo - Voyageur Brewing Co. @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Music on the Deck at Papa Charli… @ Papa Charlies
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Pete Kavanaugh – Sydney’s Frozen…
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pete Kavanaugh - Sydney's Frozen Custard @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Jim & Michelle Miller – Lutsen R…
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jim & Michelle Miller - Lutsen Resort Lobby @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Billy Johnson – Cascade Restaurant
Aug 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Billy Johnson - Cascade Restaurant @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Bughouse! – Grandma Ray’s
Aug 27 @ 9:00 pm
Bughouse! - Grandma Ray's @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Dance Party with DJ Beavstar
Aug 27 @ 9:30 pm
Dance Party with DJ Beavstar @ Lutsen | MN | United States
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Music
Monday Songwriter Series with La…
Aug 29 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Monday Songwriter Series with Laney Jones and the Spirits @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Eric Frost – Gunflint Tavern
Aug 29 @ 9:00 pm
Eric Frost - Gunflint Tavern @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Pushing Chain – Bluefin Grille
Aug 29 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Pushing Chain - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States
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Arts/Theater
Writer’s Salon with Faith Sullivan
Aug 31 @ 4:30 pm
Writer's Salon with Faith Sullivan @ Grand Marais | MN | United States
Join Drury Lane Books to hear authors read from their work, answer questions and discuss writing and literature.
Music
Timmy Haus – Moguls
Aug 31 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Timmy Haus - Moguls @ Lutsen | MN | United States
Gordon Thorne and Bob Bingham – …
Aug 31 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Gordon Thorne and Bob Bingham - Bluefin Grille @ Tofte | MN | United States