July 15, 2020 - August 19, 2020
Blueberry bushes flower in early June during black fly season, which is perfect because the flies pollinate the blooms. Given adequate regular rain, berries ripen and you may be treated to one as early as the 4th of July right through Labor Day, but the bulk of the season is mid-July to mid-August.
Not sure where to look? Stop by the Tofte [7355 Hwy 61, Tofte, MN 55615] or Gunflint Ranger [ 2020 W Hwy 61, Grand Marais, MN 55604] Stations and ask for suggestions, but don’t expect anyone to give away their secret spot!
July 30, 2020 - August 2, 2020
Harbor Park Grand Marais | Grand Marais MN
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Come back next year!
It’s the annual Fisherman’s Picnic and downtown Grand Marais is filled with visitors, crazy days sales, craft show, daily contests and prizes, live music, kids activities, and so much more!
Fireworks on Saturday night and Parade on Sunday afternoon!
In downtown Grand Marais you’ll find music in Harbor Park, food trucks, craft sales, blacksmithing demonstrations, log rolling competition, loon calling contest, cutest puppy contest, bingo, rock skipping contest, a fish toss and more! There is also a Fisherman’s Picnic Trail Run 5k Saturday morning.
August 1, 2020
North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN
Upcoming events and courses at North House Folk School
1-2 :: Bird Carving
3-5 :: Blacksmithing: Crafting The Tools of the Trade
3-7 :: Young Makers Camp-in-a-Box
5-11 :: Cruck Framing
6-9 :: Blacksmith’s Friction Folding Knife
8-9 :: All Ground Up: Sausage Making
12-16 :: Basic Timber Framing
13-16 :: Weave a Scottish Tartan Scarf
14-16 :: Boro Exploration: Dye, Patch, and Stitch
15 :: Cooking with the Seasons: Dinner on the Harbor
15-16 :: Handsewn Leather Shoulder Bag
15-16 :: Natural Botanicals: Wild Medicine Workshop
24-Sep 2 :: Sail Training Trip: Isle Royale Circumnavigation
25-Sep 3 :: Timber Fram: Build Your Own, Smaller Frames
27-29 :: Wooden Spoon Carving Traditions
27-30 :: Rag Rug Weaving for Beginners
27-30 :: Fundamentals of North Shore Pebble Jewelry
29-30 :: Untamed Mushrooms: From Field to Table
For more events check the North House website.
August 1, 2020 - August 31, 2020
Grand Marais Art Colony | Grand Marais MN
We are exploring ways to pivot our programming to an online platform. Look for GMAC on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to find information and ways to engage.
Check our site for additional information
August 1, 2020
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Parking Lot | Two Harbors MN
Area farmers and craftspeople offer their wares for sale every Saturday. Fresh vegetables, flowers, handmade soaps, baked goods, and crafts are just some of the items for sale. Visit with the vendors for a relaxing summer Saturday morning.