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North Shore 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!

Featured events

Northern Lights :: August 17 – 18!!

50 Years on the Gunflint (told in 1 hour) :: August 26

Harbor History Tour :: September 3

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Motorcycle Poker Run - CANCELLED
July 3, 2021    
All Day
Motorcyclists join us for this fun Summer event! We are partnering with popular Gunflint Trail and Cook County motorcycle destinations. Participants will draw a poker card at each checkpoint. [...]
Split Rock Lighthouse will be lit
July 31, 2021    
8:45 pm - 10:00 pm
In conjunction with a special presentation and celebration at Split Rock, the lighthouse will be lit. The event celebrates Lee Radzak's new book, The View [...]
Events on July 3, 2021
Motorcycle Poker Run - CANCELLED
3 Jul 21
Grand Portage
Events on July 31, 2021
Split Rock Lighthouse will be lit
31 Jul 21
Two Harbors

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