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July 17, 2018 - August 9, 2018
All Day

Douglas Ross Exhibit
Douglas Ross Exhibit

Johnson Heritage Post | Grand Marais MN

Douglas Ross is a renown oil painter. His exhibit titled “Circle Tour” will be filled with paintings done from around the states that are on Lake Superior.

July 21, 2018 - August 12, 2018
All Day

Belvo | Cushmore : Paintings & Drawings 2018 Exhibition
Belvo | Cushmore : Paintings & Drawings 2018 Exhibition

Johnson Heritage Post | Grand Marais MN

Join the JHP Art Gallery for an amazing exhibition titled  “Belvo | Cushmore : Paintings & Drawings 2018” – a magnificent showing of works by famed artists Hazel Belvo and Marcia Casey Cushmore. The exhibit runs through August 12th. Their work is grounded in the environment, but is thoroughly abstract. Both artists will have artwork available for purchase. This is not an exhibit to miss!

August 1, 2018 - August 5, 2018
All Day

Fisherman's Picnic Weekend
Fisherman's Picnic Weekend

Downtown Grand Marais | Grand Marais MN

Wed, 5-6:30pm :: Grand Marais Lioness Club Annual Fish Cake Buffet Dinner and Silent Auction, St John’s Church

Thu :: Crazy Daze Sales, Vendor & Craft sales, Kiddy Rides, Fishburger Stand, Bingo, Live Music, Library Book Sale

Fri :: Pancake breakfast, Library Book Sale, Tennis Tournament, Crazy Daze Sales, Vendor & Craft sales, Kiddy Rides, Fishburger Stand, Bingo, Live Music, Farm & Craft Market, Minnow Races, Log Rolling, Demos, Shrimp Boil

Sat :: Pancake breakfast, Trail run/Walk, Book Sale, Slow Pitch Softball, Hoopin’ in the Harbor, Crazy Daze Sales, Vendor & Craft sales, Kiddy Rides, Fishburger Stand, Bingo, Live Music, PIzza Eating, Tractor Pull, Cross Cut Saw Competition, Cutest Puppy, Fireworks

Sun :: Slow Pitch Softball, Fishburger Stand, Bingo, Live Music, 1pm Parade,, Kiddy Rides, Fish Toss, Raffle

Check out the full schedule here.

August 1, 2018 - August 31, 2018
All Day

Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops
Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops

Grand Marais Art Colony | Grand Marais MN

With art classes for both young and old, the Grand Marais Art Colony offers a great variety of courses and workshops. Click above for full course listing and details.

August 1, 2018 - August 31, 2018
All Day

North House Folk School Courses
North House Folk School Courses

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

From Rosemaling, to Smoked Sausages and the Craft of Sail, North House offers a great variety of courses and workshops. Check out the Basket Week. Click above for full course listing and details.

August 3, 2018 - August 4, 2018
3:00 pm

Bally Blacksmith Shop Demonstrations
Bally Blacksmith Shop Demonstrations

Bally Blacksmith Outdoor Demonstration Area | Grand Marais MN

Stop by the Bally Blacksmith Shop to see live action blacksmith demos as well as tour the historic building.

 

August 3, 2018 - August 5, 2018
7:00 pm - 12:00 pm

Beaver Bay Daze
Beaver Bay Daze

Beaver Bay, MN | Beaver Bay Minnesota

Friday night festivities include a Kick-Off celebration with live music playing at The Green Door and a Dark Sky astrological presentation from Astro Bob, amateur Astronomer and Photo Editor for the Duluth Herald.

Saturday’s events include the SECOND annual Beaver River Run, a 100-mile motorcycle ride with a Tribute to our Veterans, an Inaugural ATV/UTV ride on the Moose Walk Trail through the Sawtooth Mountains on the North Shore with proceeds benefiting Beaver Bay’s Night Sky Conservancy, a Bake Sale with proceeds benefiting the restoration of Beaver Bay’s historic wooden Water Tower, and a vintage Car/Motorcycle Show. Other activities include Kid’s Carnival, Kid’s Color Contest, Cutest Pet Contest, Farmers Market, Craft and Food Vendors and more! Meet Mike Keyport, Grandson of John Beargrease and his dogs. There will be a Native American display, John Beargrease merchandise sales, and a raffle. Food will be available for purchase.

Come back Sunday for a Sunday Service at the Assembly of God.

All weekend there will be special offers from local businesses. Check back often as additional Festivities are being added. For a complete schedule or more information, visit us on Facebook ~ BeaverBayDaze.

August 4, 2018
12:00 am

Live Music

Papa Charlie’s Saloon & Grill | Lutsen MN

Live Music at Papa Charlie’s

Aug 18 :: Eric Frost :: 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Aug 18 :: Timmy Haus :: 9:30pm – 1:00am
Aug 20 :: Mary Bue :: 8:30pm – 10:00pm
Aug 25 :: J Squared & The Makers :: 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Aug 25 :: Timmy Haus :: 9:30pm – 1:00am
Aug 27 :: Joshua Schmidt :: 8:30pm – 10:00pm

August 4, 2018
All Day

Specials, Market & Music
Specials, Market & Music

Cedar Coffee Company | Two Harbors MN

Friday Happy Hour :: 4-7pm
Full menu plus nachos with $1 off beer & wine. Live Music some nights.
through October 19th

Saturday Two Harbors Farmers Market :: 9am-noon

August 4, 2018
All Day

Superior National Forest Naturalist Programs
Superior National Forest Naturalist Programs

Everyone is invited, you don’t need to be staying at a particular location to join the program.
These programs are provided free to all by the Superior National Forest and Visit Cook County.

Multiple events Tuesdays through Saturdays, click for details.

August 4, 2018
7:00 am - 11:00 am

Sugarloaf Cove Naturalist events
Sugarloaf Cove Naturalist events

Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center | Schroeder Minnesota

Thursdays – In-Depth Nature Discovery

Aug 8 – 1 pm, Lutsen SNA Hike
Aug 15 – 10 am, Geology Field Day and Community Invasives Training at 6 pm
Aug 22 – 8 am, Bird Exploration Adventures

Fridays – 7 am  – Bird Banding Demos

Have you ever seen a wild bird up close? Discover the many types of birds that live along the North Shore.

Saturdays – Nature Talks

Aug 10 – 2 pm,  An Up-Close Look at Northwoods Animals
Aug 17 – 10 am, State of the Birds
Aug 24 – 10 am, Photo Scavenger Hunt
Aug 31 – 10 am, Life on the Edge

Sundays – 10 am – Geology Walks

Discover how Lake Superior was formed. Learn how to find agates. Free, donations appreciated.

Calendar and details here

August 4, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Muffin Man Story Hour
The Muffin Man Story Hour

Drury Lane Books | Grand Marais MN

Oh, how wonderful to be read aloud to; joins us summer Saturdays for this story hour with the Muffin Man.

Also check out these other readings at Drury lane:

Aug 25 :: Brenda Child & Jonathan Thunder: Bowwow Powwow :: 7:00pm
Aug 26 :: Full Moon Reading featuring Children’s Books :: 7:30pm

August 4, 2018
2:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Gooseberry Falls events
Gooseberry Falls events

Gooseberry Falls State Park | Two Harbors

Gooseberry: River of Life

2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. :: They’re creepy! They’re crawling! They’re very important. Come join the naturalist as we get our hands and feet wet exploring the marvelous life in the Gooseberry River. Identify some common critters that call the river home. Discover the reason why having these creepy crawlies is a good thing and why the river is very important. Meet at the lower falls area.

Signs of Bigfoot

8 p.m. to 9 p.m. :: Animals leave behind clues that can tell us a great deal about the animal. Come and explore the park in a unique and interactive way that allows you to gather information about the hidden creatures of Gooseberry Falls. Try your luck in an inquiry based hunt for the elusive Bigfoot and see what you can learn about this legendary creature. Meet at Lady Slipper Lodge Amphitheater.

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