Date/Time
Event

June 1, 2017 - June 30, 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.
Click above for June workshops & events.

June 1, 2017 - June 30, 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.
Click above for dates and events / courses.

June 24, 2017 - June 25, 2017
All Day

Lutsen 99er
Lutsen 99er

Lutsen Mountains | Lutsen MN

The Lutsen 99er is an Ultra Mountain Bike Race through 99 miles of the most rugged terrain Minnesota has to offer. The race starts and finishes at Lutsen Mountains and winds from the coast of Lake Superior through the peaks of the Sawtooth Mountains with 19 mile, 39 mile, new this year: a 69 mile […]

June 24, 2017
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cook County Market
Cook County Market

Cook County Market | Grand Marais MN

Fresh produce, herbs, jams & jellies, and all crafts like woodworking, soy candles, fiber arts are handmade by North Shore residents. Downtown Grand Marais in the Municipal Parking Lot by the Senior Center from 9 AM – 1 PM Saturdays beginning May 27th through mid – October weather permitting.

June 24, 2017
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Children's Day
Children's Day

Split Rock Lighthouse | Two Harbors MN

A day of tours geared for children and free admission for ages 17 and under. Families can learn about the children who lived at the light station and join in special games, crafts and activities.

June 24, 2017
10:00 am - 11:30 am

Good Morning Birds!
Good Morning Birds!

Caribou Highlands Lodge | Lutsen MN

This beginning bird hike will introduce you to both why birding is fun, and how to not be baffled by all the different kinds in a bird book.  Though geared toward families and beginners, birders of all levels are welcome to join us.  The more eyes we have, the more we see. Free!

June 24, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

SHTA Guided Doggie Hike
SHTA Guided Doggie Hike

Rossini Road Trailhead | Duluth MN

Fox Farm to Rossini Road 6.4 miles. This hike is dog-friendly! Leashed, friendly dogs are welcome to join hikers on this walk along the West Branch of the Knife River and past several beaver ponds. Meet at Rossini Road Trailhead Parking Lot: At Hwy 61 mile 14.9, turn north (inland) on Homestead Rd. and go […]

June 24, 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

June 24, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Wet Your Paddle
Wet Your Paddle

Gunflint Trail outfitters want to introduce families and anyone interested to the adventurous joys of canoeing in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Consider this an opportunity to “wet your paddle” and try out canoeing at no cost! You may visit the Outfitter during their selected hour of the program, but please call ahead to let […]

June 24, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Young Children's Story Hour with The Muffin Man
Young Children's Story Hour with The Muffin Man

Drury Lane Books | Grand Marais MN

The Muffin Man reads stories for young children at Drury Lane Books store in Grand Marais, every Saturday from May 27th to September 2nd.

June 24, 2017
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Interpretive Hike
Interpretive Hike

Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center | Grand Marais MN

Take a hike with the Nature Center Program Director to explore and learn about the natural history of the Gunflint Trail area. Make sure you wear appropriate footwear to be on uneven ground, bring along some water, and your camera. The hike is family friendly and free to the public, meet at the Chik-Wauk Nature Center. […]

June 24, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Harbor History Walking Tour
Harbor History Walking Tour

Cook County Historical Museum | Grand Marais MN

Meet at the Cook County Historical Society Museum for a guided, one hour long walk around the harbor. The tour guide will show photos and tell a bit about the development of the harbor and the community. Learn about the how the harbor was once a logging industry shipping mecca! Occurs every Saturday from June […]

June 24, 2017
1:00 pm

Saturdays in the Studio
Saturdays in the Studio

Grand Marais Art Colony | Grand Marais MN

Learn more about the artistic process and the history of various media while observing an artist at work. Demonstrations rotate between studios which include clay, glass, painting, and printmaking. Details here

June 24, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Tales From the Axe - North Shore Fur Trade
Tales From the Axe - North Shore Fur Trade

Tettegouche State Park Visitor’s Center | Silver Bay MN

Local historian and trade axe expert, David Peterson, will introduce you to the details of the axe industry during the fur trade, with many authentic axe heads and lots of great stories…and all while wearing authentic clothing. He’ll be roaming the Visitor Center, starting at 11 am and will do a sit-down presentation at 1 […]

June 24, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Magical World of Lichens, Mosses, and Ferns
The Magical World of Lichens, Mosses, and Ferns

Gooseberry Falls State Park | Two Harbors

Discover the often overlooked world of these small but powerful flora. Join Naturalist Joe Walewski and park naturalists in a journey short in distance but mighty in imagination. Take a closer peek into the lives, mysteries and magic found around us. Meet under the tent at the Visitor Center Trail Junction.

June 24, 2017
2:00 pm

Tour North House Folk School Campus
Tour North House Folk School Campus

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

From the blacksmith shop to the woodshop, there is always something happening on campus. Discover the rich folk school tradition, visit the classrooms in action, and hear the stories! Meet at the School Store (Yellow Building). free

June 24, 2017
4:00 pm

Bronze Pour
Bronze Pour

Last Chance Studio and Gallery | Lutsen Minnesota

Stop by to see how cast bronze sculptures are made. It’s fiery and exciting when the bronze is liquid. Come watch new one-of-a-kind bronze sculptures emerging in the foundry each Saturday at 4 p.m. throughout the summer and fall at Last Chance Studio in downtown Lutsen. Sculptors Tom Christiansen and Greg Mueller will pour hot […]

June 24, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Voyageur Brewing Company | Grand Marais MN

Join Voyageur Brewing Company in Grand Marais on Fridays and Saturdays to listen to live music from 4-7pm. Joe Paulik performs

June 24, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Live Music & Events
Live Music & Events

Voyageur Brewing Company | Grand Marais MN

Music is Friday and Saturday, 4pm – 7pm unless otherwise noted. Click above for dates and performers.

June 24, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Author Lorna Landvick
Author Lorna Landvick

Drury Lane Books | Grand Marais MN

Entertainment! Laughs! Insight! Join author Lorna Landvik as she discusses her newest novel, Once in a Blue Moon Lodge, the sequel to her first book, Patty Jane’s House of Curl at Drury Lane Books’ Writer’s Salon. Click for more details.

June 24, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Cascade Lodge Pub | Lutsen MN

Live music many Saturday nights; click above for performers and dates.

June 24, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Lutsen Resort | Lutsen MN

Pushing Chain performs

June 24, 2017
7:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Lutsen Resort | Lutsen MN

Live music Saturday nights 7-10pm in the Historic Lobby; beach bonfires with live music Thursday 6-8:30pm August 3 – Beach Bonfire with Joe Paulik 5 – Gen LaFond and Amy Grillo 10 – Beach Bonfire with Joe Paulik 12 – Plucked Up String Band 17 – Beach Bonfire with Joe Paulik 19 – Gordon Thorne 24 -Beach […]

June 24, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Legends of Loons
Legends of Loons

Cascade Lodge | Lutsen MN

The call of the loon sends chills up the spines of everyone in the north.  What are they really saying?  Learn about life as a loon, and we’ll also share some stories of the bird known as the great northern diver. Free

June 24, 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.

June 24, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Minnesota Wild!

Sawbill Canoe Outfitters | Tofte MN

Mammals, birds, rocks, plants, even stars –  topics change weekly, but we always have a campfire, marshmallows provided.

June 24, 2017
9:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Bluefin Grille | Tofte MN

Live Music Monday, Wednesday & Friday at Bluefin Grille plus music by the campfire on Thursday evenings from 7-9pm. Click above for dates and performers.