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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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featured north shore events
grand portage pow wow
Grand Portage Rendevzous Days & Pow Wow
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Tori Finnish Marketplace & Music fest
PickUp Truck Opera: The Magic Flute

PickUp Truck Opera: The Magic Flute

August 13, 2022    
7:00 pm
An outdoor extravaganza that is fun for all ages! Mozart’s 1791 opera,  Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), is thrust into the not-so-distant future. Our young heroes are [...]
Tettegouche Concert in the Park - Shootin' the Breeze

Tettegouche Concert in the Park - Shootin' the Breeze

August 13, 2022    
7:00 pm
The Tettegouche Conert is hosted by Friends of Tettegouche State Park and features the talented local group, Shootin' the Breeze. There will be a campfire [...]
Tettegouche naturalist events

Tettegouche naturalist events

August 13, 2022    
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tettegouche naturalist events are open to everyone and free of charge. You will need a state park parking permit. Universe in the Park Universe in [...]
Guided Tenkara Fly Fishing

Guided Tenkara Fly Fishing

August 14, 2022    
9:00 am
Join us for Tenkara fly fishing on one of the many tributaries of Lake Superior! This type of fishing is ideal for the narrow rivers [...]
Craft Demonstration

Craft Demonstration

August 14, 2022    
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Stop by our outdoor commons in the center of campus each week to see live traditional craft demonstrations with our talented artisan instructors. Each week [...]
Music in the Park on Grand Marais Harbor

Music in the Park on Grand Marais Harbor

August 14, 2022    
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Enjoy live, outdoor musical performances on the harbor in Grand Marais every Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday Line up July 25 :: Roxanne Berglund | Briand [...]
Visit Chippewa City Church

Visit Chippewa City Church

August 14, 2022    
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Chippewa City Church is a beautiful reminder of a thriving village that was home to more than 100 families in the 1880s and 1890s. Famous [...]
PickUp Truck Opera: The Magic Flute

PickUp Truck Opera: The Magic Flute

August 14, 2022    
1:00 pm
An outdoor extravaganza that is fun for all ages! Mozart’s 1791 opera,  Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), is thrust into the not-so-distant future. Our young heroes are [...]
Naturalist Hike at the Glove

Naturalist Hike at the Glove

August 14, 2022    
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Explore unfamiliar territory while escaping large crowds with our guided hiking tour in the Superior National Forest! We’ll be sure to point out flora and [...]
Weekend Wine Down

Weekend Wine Down

August 14, 2022    
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Each Sunday of the summer, North Shore Winery hosts a new musician on their outdoor stage and natural amphitheater! Seating is available, but bring your [...]
Music by the Lake

Music by the Lake

August 14, 2022    
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us for Music by the Lake, a family friendly event most Sundays this summer. Grab a blanket or a lawn chair and get ready [...]
Bring Your Own Vinyl Night

Bring Your Own Vinyl Night

August 14, 2022    
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Music in the Park on Grand Marais Harbor

Music in the Park on Grand Marais Harbor

August 15, 2022    
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Enjoy live, outdoor musical performances on the harbor in Grand Marais every Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday Line up July 25 :: Roxanne Berglund | Briand [...]
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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 [...]
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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
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