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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!

 

George Morrison “Connections” Exhibit

George Morrison “Connections” Exhibit

April 18, 2022 - September 30, 2022    
12:00 am
At Grand Portage National Monument’s Heritage Center, the George Morrison Exhibit “Connections” will open the week of April 18, 2022. For this exhibit, the National Park Service (NPS) [...]
Artist Reception - Ryan Pennesi

Artist Reception - Ryan Pennesi

May 20, 2022    
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Our monthly art shows are back! Ryan Pennesi, a wildlife technician on the Superior National Forest, is also an avid and accomplished wildlife photographer. Using [...]
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George Morrison “Connections” Exhibit
April 18, 2022 - September 30, 2022    
12:00 am
At Grand Portage National Monument’s Heritage Center, the George Morrison Exhibit “Connections” will open the week of April 18, 2022. For this exhibit, the National Park Service (NPS) [...]
Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower
May 4, 2022 - May 5, 2022    
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Eta Aquariids are one of two showers resulting from the debris field of Halley’s comet, along with the Orionids in October. Peak time should [...]
08 May
May 8, 2022    
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us on Sunday, May 8th for a special Mother's Day meal with Mom from 10 AM - 3PM. View the special brunch menu online:
Total Eclipse of the Moon.
May 15, 2022 - May 16, 2022    
8:30 pm - 2:00 am
This eclipse is visible from North America, except in northwestern regions. The Moon will enter the penumbra at 8:31 P.M. on May 15 and leave [...]
Full Flower Moon
May 15, 2022    
11:15 pm
The full moon is an amazing sight. Along the north shore and away from the lights of a city, it lights up the night sky. [...]
Artist Reception - Ryan Pennesi
May 20, 2022    
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Our monthly art shows are back! Ryan Pennesi, a wildlife technician on the Superior National Forest, is also an avid and accomplished wildlife photographer. Using [...]
Superior Spring Trail Race
May 21, 2022    
All Day
The Superior Spring Trail Races 50KM, 25KM & 12.5KM are extremely hilly, rugged and technical trail-races which traverse the Sawtooth Mountain Range via the Superior [...]
Jim McGowan Live at Lutsen Resort
May 21, 2022    
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Join singer and guitarist Jim McGowan in the beautiful lobby of Lutsen Resort, overlooking Lake Superior.  Jim is always entertaining, and he’s sure to play [...]
Split Rock Lighthouse Lit!
May 26, 2022    
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Join us for a free community night and see the lighthouse beacon lit for the first time in 2022! The light station and grounds will [...]
The Giving Forest Exhibition
May 27, 2022 - June 19, 2022    
12:00 am
Gallery Exhibition featuring Kimberly Layer May 27 - June 19 Gallery Hours May: Mondays 10-4, Thursdays-Saturdays 10-4, Sundays 1-4 June: Mondays, Wednesdays-Saturdays 10-4 and Sundays [...]
Season Opener
May 27, 2022 - May 30, 2022    
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Zip. Climb. Fun for all ages 3 and up.  May 27 to 30th 10 to 6. Reservations encouraged
Tau Herculids Meteor Shower
May 29, 2022 - May 31, 2022    
All Day
In 1930, astronomers spotted comet 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 and a possible meteor shower was predicted as Earth passed close to its debris field. Little activity was [...]
Sailing on the Hjørdis
June 1, 2022 - August 31, 2022    
10:00 am
The flagship of the Grand Marais Harbor, Hjørdis shares the name of the mythical Norse goddess of war. Take a trip on this 50’ traditionally-rigged [...]
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Artist Reception - Ryan Pennesi
20 May 22
Silver Bay
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Split Rock Lighthouse Lit!
26 May 22
Two Harbors
Events on May 27, 2022
The Giving Forest Exhibition
27 May 22
Grand Marais
Season Opener
27 May 22
Silver Bay
Events on May 28, 2022
The Giving Forest Exhibition
27 May 22
Grand Marais
Season Opener
27 May 22
Silver Bay
Events on May 29, 2022
The Giving Forest Exhibition
27 May 22
Grand Marais
Season Opener
27 May 22
Silver Bay
Events on May 30, 2022
The Giving Forest Exhibition
27 May 22
Grand Marais
Season Opener
27 May 22
Silver Bay
Events on May 31, 2022
Events on June 1, 2022
The Giving Forest Exhibition
27 May 22
Grand Marais
Sailing on the Hjørdis
1 Jun 22
Grand Marais
Events on June 2, 2022
The Giving Forest Exhibition
27 May 22
Grand Marais
Sailing on the Hjørdis
1 Jun 22
Grand Marais
Events on June 3, 2022
The Giving Forest Exhibition
27 May 22
Grand Marais
Sailing on the Hjørdis
1 Jun 22
Grand Marais
Events on June 4, 2022
The Giving Forest Exhibition
27 May 22
Grand Marais
Sailing on the Hjørdis
1 Jun 22
Grand Marais

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