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Visit Cook County and Cook County Chamber of Commerce Annual Fall Gala
October 23 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm$20
ONLINE RESERVATIONS WILL CLOSE AT 12:30 P.M. ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 23RD. THERE IS STILL SPACE AVAILABLE, YOU ARE WELCOME TO JOIN US THIS EVENING AND PAY AT THE DOOR: $20.00 CASH OR CHECK.
The annual Fall Gala is a time to come together to celebrate Cook County’s momentum in the areas of tourism, community and economic development. Hosted by Visit Cook County and the Cook County Chamber of Commerce, this year’s Fall Gala will be at the Grand Portage Lodge & Casino.
A complimentary Grand Portage shuttle bus will be available at the Grand Marais Senior Center parking lot, departing Grand Marais at 5 p.m.
Complimentarty Coat Check is available in the Lodge & Casino, just across from the event center.
- 5:30pm – Cocktail hours begins with cash bar and buffet, music by Briand Morrison
Try your skill at Black Jack, no payout or charge to play
- 7 pm – Program by Visit Cook County and the Cook County Chamber of Commerce
- Guest speaker: John Edman, Explore MN Tourism
- Remarks by MN State Senator Tom Bakk and Representative Rob Ecklund, video message from U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar
- Chamber of Commerce Annual Award Presentations
- Canoe Raffle and Exclusive On-site raffle of Roy Thomas handmade canoe paddles
Special rate of $70/night Hillside and $80/night Lakeview plus tax
Overnight guests will each receive $5.00 in free play in the casino
$20.00 per person registration for this event is required.