Date/Time
Event

July 1, 2020 - August 30, 2020
10:00 am

Evelyn Konrad Exhibit
Evelyn Konrad Exhibit

Join the JHP Art Gallery for the July/August “Artist of the Month” exhibit by Thunder Bay, ON Watercolor Artist Evelyn Konrad. While in the Gallery be sure to explore our large gift shop filled with locally made art, photography, jewelry, fiber artwork, and so much more!

The Gallery is open Fridays from 1 – 4 & Saturdays 10 – 2.

July 10, 2020 - September 5, 2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cook County History Museum is Open Fridays & Saturdays
Cook County History Museum is Open Fridays & Saturdays

Cook County Historical Museum | Grand Marais MN

The Cook County History Museum is now open
Fridays from 1 – 4 pm
Saturdays from 10 am – 2 pm.

*Please note:
Visitors are required to wear a mask,
use the provided hand sanitizer upon entry, and
practice social distancing while in the Museum.

We appreciate your cooperation and understanding.

July 10, 2020 - September 5, 2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

George Morrison and Marcia Cushmore Exhibit
George Morrison and Marcia Cushmore Exhibit

Johnson Heritage Post Art Gallery | Grand Marais MN

Join the JHP Art Gallery for an exhibition of works by artists George Morrison & Marcia Cushmore. All of the gorgeous framed archival and poster prints are available for purchase.

The Gallery is open
Fridays from 1 – 4 pm
Saturdays from 10 am – 2 pm.

*Please note:
Visitors are required to wear a mask,
use the provided hand sanitizer upon entry, and

practice social distancing while in the Gallery.

We appreciate your cooperation and understanding.

July 15, 2020 - August 19, 2020
12:00 am

Blueberry Season
Blueberry Season

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!

August 1, 2020 - August 30, 2020
12:00 am

North House August Events
North House August Events

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

Upcoming events and courses at North House Folk School

August
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
All Day

Special Events at Grand Marais Art Colony
Special Events at Grand Marais Art Colony

Grand Marais Art Colony | Grand Marais MN

In order to protect the health and safety of our community, we have cancelled summer programming through August 31, 2020, including all on-site classes and activities, and our annual Arts Festival.

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 3, 2020
All Day

New Natural Events
New Natural Events

Following CDC, WHO and MN Health Dept. regulations, most typical events are cancelled for the summer and fall of 2020. Scan through to see if your favorites have been delayed a year, or if an online option is being offered.

New! I’ve added several Natural Events for you and your fellow travelers to try out.
To see the listings:
1] click Show Advance Search,
2] under Categories, select ‘Natural’, and
3] click on the search icon

August 3, 2020
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Live Music by Jim McGowan
Live Music by Jim McGowan

Voyageur Brewing Company | Grand Marais MN

Join us at Voyageur Brewing for live music and great tasting craft beer.

Performing an engaging mix of acoustic folk, rock, roots & blues. Jim’s musical influences include John Prine, Cat Stevens, Johnny Cash, Jim Croce, John Denver, Gordon Lightfoot, James Taylor, Doc Watson, and others. Prepare for a good time!

Details and our full calendar of events

August 3, 2020 - August 4, 2020
9:00 pm - 6:30 am

Full 'Sturgeon Moon'
Full 'Sturgeon Moon'

This first full moon of August is known as the Sturgeon Moon because this is the time of year when sturgeon are caught in abundance from the Great Lakes of North America.