Date/Time
Event

May 1, 2017 - May 31, 2017
12:00 am

Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops
Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops

Grand Marais Art Colony | Grand Marais MN

The Art Colony supports artists and creative seekers at every step of their creative journey from novice to professional artist through a variety of educational opportunities. With over 200 classes, artist talks, family-friendly activities, artist services (including residencies and studio access), and artist-driven community events – there is something for everyone.
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May 1, 2017 - May 31, 2017
All Day

North House Folk School Courses
North House Folk School Courses

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

North House Folk School brings instructors from around the world to teach traditional northern crafts on the shore of Lake Superior. Our mission is to enrich lives and build community by teaching traditional northern crafts in a student-centered learning environment that inspires the hands, the heart and the mind.
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May 26, 2017 - May 29, 2017
All Day

Art Along the Lake
Art Along the Lake

Start in Schroeder and stop at galleries to take in the coolest one-of-a-kind scheduled activities planned at galleries! Savor the vibrant art scene nestled by the blue waters of Lake Superior.

SEE

  • Murals – indoors and outdoors
  • Sculptures – in public buildings, parks and galleries
  • Art Collections – many public buildings house historic and contemporary works

SAVOR

  • Listen to music
  • Go to the theater
  • Enjoy great food, craft beverages and handmade sweets
  • Tune in to WTIP Community Radio

EXPLORE

  • Engage you creative spirit with a hands-on activity, a class, or watching a master artisan at work
  • Celebrate unique festivals and cultural events

Galleries will be open 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday to visit, meet artists, engage your creative spirit.

May 26, 2017 - May 29, 2017
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Grand Opening weekend
Grand Opening weekend

Ron’s World Rocks Silver and Gems | Grand Marais Minnesota

Join us for this open house weekend to welcome the new Art Gallery/Jewelry Studio Ron’s World Rocks Silver and Gems. Sculptor Ron Piercy has opened this new venue to showcase the fine art of Matt Kania, Laurie Kania, Jonathan Metzger, Allison Metzger, Dave Steckleberg, John Books, and Rany Hargesheiner, as well as original jewelry designs by Ron Piercy.

May 26, 2017 - May 29, 2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

On the Line: A Military History of Cook County
On the Line: A Military History of Cook County

Cook County Historical Museum | Grand Marais MN

New Military Exhibit Opening!!

This Memorial Day weekend marks the opening of a new military history exhibit at the Cook County History Museum in Grand Marais. On the Line: A Military History of Cook County explores the stories of how wartime changed the lives of Cook County service members and their families at home. There will be refreshments and hors d’oeuvres provided on Saturday.

Please join us this weekend for special hours featuring this new exhibit opening. Memorial Day Weekend Hours: 11 am – 4 pm Friday – Sunday & Monday 11 am – 2 pm.

May 28, 2017
All Day

Gooseberry Falls SP Events
Gooseberry Falls SP Events

Gooseberry Falls State Park | Two Harbors MN

Geology Rocks Gooseberry

11 am – 12:30 pm
Listen to the rocks as they tell of lava flows, glaciers and roaring rivers on this hike of discovery. Join the Naturalist around the middle and lower falls. Majority of the hike will involve descending stairs. Meet at fireplace inside the Visitor Center. Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes.

All About Rocks

1:30 – 3 pm
Rock ON! Explore the amazing and complex geologic history of the Gooseberry area. Listen to the rocks as they tell of lava flows, glaciers and roaring rivers. Learn to distinguish between the common rocks of the North Shore. Discover the creation of the Lake Superior agate and hone your rock identification skills.

Drop by under the tent at the Visitor Center Trail Junction.

May 28, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Frozen Photographers Exhibit
Frozen Photographers Exhibit

Johnson Heritage Post | Grand Marais MN

Frozen Photographers is a mixed group of photography enthusiasts from around the world that love to get out in the bitter cold and capture natures wonders.

The group is made up of all levels of photographers from the novice beginner to the advanced professional. We all learn from each other and share our enthusiasm for our shared passion.

Johnson Heritage Post is open Monday through Saturday from 10 – 4
(closed Tuesdays) and Sunday 1 – 4.

For more information please call Johnson Heritage Post at 387-2314.

May 28, 2017
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Spring Art Underground
Spring Art Underground

Betsy Bowen Studio | Grand Marais MN

A group exhibition featuring a wide variety of local artists.

Friday evening sneak peek from 5-8pm

May 28, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sunday Summer Music by the Lake
Sunday Summer Music by the Lake

Raven Rock Grill | Grand Marais MN

Pushing Chain performs

May 28, 2017
7:30 pm

Live Music & Open Mic
Live Music & Open Mic

Gun Flint Tavern | Grand Marais MN

Open Mic is every Wednesday night from 5pm – 9pm;
live music Fridays & Saturdays, plus many other days in the summer, start time varies.
Click above for dates, times and performers.