May 1, 2019 - June 30, 2019
All Day

Rags To Riches....paintings by Leoh
Rags To Riches....paintings by Leoh

Cedar Coffee/Spokengear | Two Harbors MN

This show is full of action and emotion. It features rag dolls, bikes, coffee cups and even a muffin with a cherry on top!

Join us Friday May 3rd to meet Lauri E Olson-Hohman and see her new series of original paintings “From Rags to Riches”. 5-7 pm.

Beer and Wine $1 off and full food menu available. Art and cards on display and for sale through June 30.

May 11, 2019 - May 12, 2019
All Day

The Improvised Life: Exploring Intersections of Mental Health & Creativity through Jazz
The Improvised Life: Exploring Intersections of Mental Health & Creativity through Jazz

Various locations in Grand Marais | Grand Marais MN

In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, NSMA and North Shore Health present:

“The Improvised Life: Exploring Intersections of Mental Health & Creativity through Jazz,” with Sam Miltich

Highlighting cultural contributions of famous artists with mental illness and sharing his own story, original compositions and teaching, Sam Miltich inspires hope for increased mental health awareness and destigmatization. Events include:

MUSIC-PROCESS WORKSHOP at Grand Marais Public Library (104 2nd Ave. W) – May 11 at 2:30 pm – Sam discusses and demonstrates guitar techniques, talks about his daily practice and how music has played a large role in his mental health recovery, and engages in Q&A. Open to the public and free of charge.

EVENING CONCERT at Bethlehem Lutheran Church (417 1st Ave. W, Grand Marais) – May 11 at 7 pm – Sam and performs with his quartet, with an accompanying narrative that highlights the creative and important contributions to society and culture that can be made by individuals with mental illness. Tickets are $15 general admission, for sale at event only.

TALK at the North Shore Health Multipurpose Room (515 5th Ave. W, Grand Marais, just off the lobby in the new hospital entrance) – May 12 at 2 pm – Sam’s talk, focused on hope and recovery, highlights his experience with schizophrenia, as well as the experiences of other accomplished musicians who achieved great personal and professional success while living with mental illness. Open to the public and free of charge.

This project is made possible through a grant from Wilderness Health, a Northeast MN and Northwest WI collaborative, leading the transformation for rural health care systems.

May 11, 2019 - June 2, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Greg Lecker Painting Exhibit

Johnson Heritage Post Art Gallery | Grand Marais MN

Join the JHP Art Gallery for an exhibition of artworks created by Greg Lecker, Naturalist Plein Air painter.

The exhibit runs through June 2.
Gallery Hours: Thursday – Saturday 10 am – 4 pm; Sunday 1 – 4 pm.

May 11, 2019
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Gunflint Tavern | Grand Marais MN

Upcoming Live Music at the Gunflint Tavern:

Wednesdays Open Mic Night :: 6:30pm

May 11, 2019
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Live Music & Events
Live Music & Events

Grandma Rays | Grand Marais MN

Sundays :: Texas Hold Em’ :: 6:15pm
Tuesdays :: Trivia Night :: 7:00pm

May 11, 2019
6:30 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Lutsen Resort | Lutsen MN

Tuesday & Thursday night music is 6 – 8 pm
Saturdays Live Music is 7-10 pm

Wine & Trivia Wednesdays
The wine bar will open at 6pm with Trivia kicking off at 6:30pm. The Poplar River Pub will be serving food and drink for anyone looking for a non-wine beverage. Folks of all ages are welcome & encouraged to participate. Pro Tip! Get a leg-up on the competition by visiting our Facebook page between 12pm-5pm the day of the event for the answer to a sommelier-level wine question that will be asked that night.


31 :: Briand Morrison

2 :: Jon Kalberg
3 :: Rob & Jill
4 :: Plucked-Up String Band
7 :: Gordon Thorne
9 :: Jim & MIchele Miller
11 :: Briand Morrison
14 :: Eric Frost
17 :: Pushing Chain
18 :: Gordon Thorne
21 :: Pete Kavanaugh
23 :: Briand Morrison
25 :: Jim & Michele Miller
28 :: Joe Paulik
30 :: Joshua Schmidt
31 :: Plucked-Up String Band

May 11, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Live Music, Tours & Events
Live Music, Tours & Events

Castle Danger Brewery | Two Harbors

All events through May 4th are cancelled due to COVID 19.
Tuesdays :: Trivia Tuesday, 6 pm
Brewery Tour ::  Fridays & Saturdays at 5pm; they last around 30 minutes. Register here
Maximum of 20 people per tour. Tours cost $5 per person and all proceeds are donated to the local food shelf. A complimentary beer is also included on the tour.

Fridays & Saturdays :: Live Music

Live Music 7 pm unless noted