Date/Time
Event

August 2, 2017 - August 6, 2017
All Day

Fisherman's Picnic Weekend
Fisherman's Picnic Weekend

Downtown Grand Marais | Grand Marais MN

Wed, 5-6:30pm :: Grand Marais Lioness Club Annual Fish Cake Buffet Dinner and Silent Auction, St John’s Church Thu :: Crazy Daze Sales, Vendor & Craft sales, Kiddy Rides, Fishburger Stand, Bingo, Live Music, Library Book Sale Fri :: Pancake breakfast, Library Book Sale, Tennis Tournament, Crazy Daze Sales, Vendor & Craft sales, Kiddy Rides, Fishburger Stand, […]

August 5, 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.

August 5, 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!

August 5, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Marie Westerman & Jill Ewald Exhibit

Johnson Heritage Post | Grand Marais MN

Marie Westerman is a fiber artist who does pictorial weaving. Jill Ewald is an artist who works with many mediums including oil paint, graphite, conte crayon, encaustic and charcoal, and recently, thread. Johnson Heritage Post is open Monday through Saturday from 10 – 4 (closed Tuesdays) and Sunday 1 – 4. For more information please […]

August 5, 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.

August 5, 2017
12:00 pm

Artist Talk: Elements and Properties of Design
Artist Talk: Elements and Properties of Design

Grand Marais Art Colony | Grand Marais MN

Last year, art professor Karina Cutler-Lake taught a foundations design class for the first time in fifteen years. What appeared at first to be a review of basic concepts turned into a spirited rediscovery of how these basic building blocks—dot, line, shape, texture, pattern, color, space, hierarchy, rhythm, and balance—work in tandem to make great […]

August 5, 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. […]

August 5, 2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Grand Opening and Art on Eleanor

North Shore Adventure Park | Silver Bay MN

The North Shore Adventure Park will have its grand opening on Saturday, August 5 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Park, located at Highway 61 and Outer Drive in Silver Bay. The Park offers rock climbing for all ages. Experienced staff help coach and encourage clients. Artist, professor, and rock climber Rick Love shows […]

August 5, 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 […]

August 5, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Voyageur Brewing Company Tour
Voyageur Brewing Company Tour

Voyageur Brewing Company | Grand Marais MN

We invite you to taste our selection of hand-crafted beers and sneak a peek at the process of brewing.  We offer tours of our brewery year round on Saturdays and during the summer months we have tours on Saturdays and Sundays. The tour of the brewery begins and ends in the Taproom. A knowledgeable and […]

August 5, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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

Gooseberry Falls State Park | Two Harbors

Listen closely as this simple tool tells history of the North Shore fur trade. Join David Peterson, trade axe expert, as he revels stories of the axes, through different characteristics and traits. Follow the history of the Lake Superior fur trade era from 1600 to 1860. Program begins in the Visitor Center Auditorium.

August 5, 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

August 5, 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 […]

August 5, 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.

August 5, 2017
6:00 pm

Live Music & Events
Live Music & Events

Grandma Rays | Grand Marais MN

Mondays – Open Mic, Tuesdays – Trivia, Thursdays – Karaoke, and [some] Fridays and Saturdays – Live Music. Click above for dates and performers.

August 5, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Music on the Deck
Music on the Deck

Papa Charlie’s Saloon & Grill | Lutsen MN

Live acoustic music on the deck. Enjoy food and beverage service on the deck, or simply enjoy the music and the mountain view. All ages welcome! Click above for performers.

August 5, 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.

August 5, 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 […]

August 5, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Live Music, Tours & Events
Live Music, Tours & Events

Castle Danger Brewery | Two Harbors

Live music many Fridays, from 7-9pm, monthly BEER+PAINT and special events. Brewery Tours Saturdays at 5pm. Click above for events, dates and performers.

August 5, 2017
7:00 pm

Michael Monroe Log Cabin Concert
Michael Monroe Log Cabin Concert

Log Cabin | Grand Marais MN

Join Michael Monroe for an enchanting evening of north shore harmonies…a performance and reception in his beautiful log home on the North Shore of Lake Superior, located 7 miles outside of Grand Marais. Details and reservations.

August 5, 2017
7:00 pm

The Games Afoot / The Pajama Game
The Games Afoot / The Pajama Game

Arrowhead Center for the Arts | Grand Marais MN

The Games Afoot – Winner! 2012 Mystery Writers of America Edgar Allen Poe Awards – Best Play! It is December 1936 and Broadway star William Gillette, admired the world over for his leading role in the play Sherlock Holmes, has invited his fellow cast-members to his Connecticut castle for a weekend of revelry. But when […]

August 5, 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

August 5, 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.

August 5, 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.

August 5, 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.

August 5, 2017
9:30 pm

Saturday Live Music

Papa Charlie’s Saloon & Grill | Lutsen MN

Late night live music and dance parties happen every Saturday night from 9:30 – 1:00. *unless otherwise noted . Click above for dates and performers