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North Shore Calendar of Events

Each small town celebrates nature, arts and history, the great outdoors, local and regional talents, holidays and community. And you’re invited to join in. This North Shore Calendar of Events lists all kinds of goings-on; guided hikes, 99-mile bike races, fine art exhibits, pie-eating contests, solstice celebrations, historical talks, workshops, classes, summer festivals, small town parades, and the annual lighting of Split Rock Lighthouse.

Check out what’s going on during your visit!


May 5, 2021 - May 19, 2021
All Day

Bald Eagle Chicks Hatch
Bald Eagle Chicks Hatch

Bald eagles migrate back up the North shore in March, lay 1-3 eggs in April and incubate them for about five weeks. Chicks hatch mid-May. After three months, eaglets can fly, and after another month they leave the nest for good. Parents will return to the same nest for multiple years, so it is important for humans to not disturb the nests.

May 8, 2021 - May 9, 2021
All Day

Take A Mom Fishing
Take A Mom Fishing

Mother’s Day on the North Shore! All Minnesota moms can fish without a license courtesy of the MN DNR. Mothers can only fish for species with open seasons. For possession limits and other details consult the fishing regulations.

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