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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.

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Thanksgiving Skiing at Lutsen Mountains

Thanksgiving Skiing at Lutsen Mountains

November 24, 2021 - November 27, 2021    
All Day
Lutsen Mountains will be open Wednesday November 24 - Saturday November 27 for early season skiing. Find Ski & Stay Packages here
Christmas Market at North Shore Winery

Christmas Market at North Shore Winery

November 26, 2021    
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
North Shore Winery’s third European-style Christmas Market will offer a variety of art, gifts, food, and wines – either to enjoy yourself or to give [...]
Christmas Tea on the Edna G

Christmas Tea on the Edna G

November 26, 2021    
1:00 pm
Join us for Tea and Treats on the historic 125-year-old tugboat, the Edna G docked in Two Harbors.  Get away from the hustle and bustle of the holidays and enjoy a relaxing hour with family and friends, partaking in an assortment of tea sandwiches and dainty desserts, while sipping tea or hot chocolate. The Edna G will be all decked out in Christmas finery and beautiful lights for the holidays. More details ...
Oh Ole Night Parade & Fireworks

Oh Ole Night Parade & Fireworks

November 26, 2021    
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
It’s a festive Scandinavian time of year! Head to downtown Grand Marais for the annual community holiday parade. We are continuing our theme of “Oh [...]
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Perseid Meteor Shower
August 11, 2021 - August 12, 2021    
11:45 pm - 4:45 am
Look to the north sky after midnight until dawn to see this annual meteor shower. Most of the meteors will be just east of due [...]
John Schroeder Day
August 21, 2021    
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
9-10 am :: Schroeder Fire Dept. Pancake Breakfast at Schroeder Town Hall 10am - 4pm :: Cross River Heritage Center Museum & Walking Tours 5-8 [...]
North Shore Geology Walks
August 29, 2021    
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Sugarloaf Cove is an incredible place to explore geology! Step back in geologic time and learn about the formation of the Sawtooth Mountains and Lake [...]
John A. Spelman III, Artist & Printmaker
September 4, 2021    
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
From Appalachia to Minnesota's North Shore The bold and evocative styles of John A. Spelman III's artwork encourages us to consider the lives and landscapes [...]
Muffin Man at Drury Lane
September 4, 2021    
11:00 am
The Muffin Man will read a collection of books to kids and families every Saturday at 11am outside at the bookstore. Memorial Day to Labor Day (weather [...]
Events on August 11, 2021
Events on August 12, 2021
Events on August 21, 2021
John Schroeder Day
21 Aug 21
Schroeder
Events on August 29, 2021
North Shore Geology Walks
29 Aug 21
Schroeder
Events on September 4, 2021
Muffin Man at Drury Lane
4 Sep 21
Grand Marais

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