Date/Time
Event

August 17, 2017 - August 20, 2017
12:00 am

Lake County Fair

Lake County Fairgrounds | Two Harbors MN

  • Todd Armstrong Shows Midway
  • Amateur Talent Contest and 3k Dirty Dash … Thursday
  • Doug Ohman-Pioneer Photography Presentations … Thursday & Friday
  • FREE Kids Games and Family Movie … Friday
  • 4-H Horse Show … Saturday
  • Northwoods Band … Saturday
  • Open Horse Playday … Sunday

Check back for updates, added entertainment and attractions!

August 17, 2017
7:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bird Banding
Bird Banding

Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center | Schroeder Minnesota

Take a much closer look at songbirds! We will be banding birds and monitoring the populations of songbirds that nest and travel through Sugarloaf Cove and adding to the growing research on North Shore birds. Stop in to learn more about the banding process and its importance in understanding the lifespan, movement, and productivity of songbirds.

If it is rainy, banding will be cancelled.  Donations gladly accepted.

 

August 17, 2017
10:00 am - 11:30 am

Explore the Shore, a Beach Walk
Explore the Shore, a Beach Walk

East Bay Suites | Grand Marais MN

Time travel to when volcanoes were here, then return to the present to find agates as we explore geology on the North Shore.

August 17, 2017
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

The Nature of Oberg Mountain
The Nature of Oberg Mountain

Oberg Mountain | Tofte MN

Come explore Oberg Mt. with us. There will be naturalist activities on trail or the trailhead. (Naturalist on site with something interesting; drop in anytime, no guided hike)

Free

August 17, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Falls View Hike
Falls View Hike

Gooseberry Falls State Park | Two Harbors

Enjoy great views and discover falls history as you explore the Upper, Middle and Lower Falls. Don’t forget your camera. Majority of the hike will involve descending stairs on this 3/4 mile walk. Meet at the Visitor Center Art Column.

August 17, 2017
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Finland Farmer's Market
Finland Farmer's Market

Clair Nelson / Finland Community Center | Finland MN

Under the pavilion at the Clair Nelson Center. Call 218-353-0300 with questions or for more information.

We are able to accept credit cards!

August 17, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

North Coast Beach Barbecue
North Coast Beach Barbecue

Cove Point Lodge | Beaver Bay MN

What’s more ‘summer’ than having a Barbecue dinner at the lake!? Come over to Cove Point Lodge any Thursday in July and August and we’ll have the food and drinks ready. All you have to bring is your appetite. We’ll be cooking over an open fire and be featuring all the barbecue staple items all the while overlooking Lake Superior.

Advanced tickets requested, but we will feed all who come!

Call Cove Point Lodge for tickets
218.226.3221

August 17, 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 Bonfire with Joe Paulik
26 – Briand Morrison
31 – Beach Bonfire with Joe Paulik

 

August 17, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Black Bears
Black Bears

Caribou Highlands Lodge | Lutsen MN

Scary monster or cute teddy bear?  Black bears are unique to North America, and many people have mistaken impressions of them. Find the truth behind ‘our’ bear.

Free

August 17, 2017
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Two Harbors City Band
Two Harbors City Band

Thomas Owens Park | Two Harbors MN

The Two Harbors City Band was organized in 1897 and is the oldest city band existing in Minnesota!. Each summer the Band performs free weekly concerts in the Paul Gauche Memorial Band Shell located in Thomas Owens Park in downtown Two Harbors.

Bring a lawn chair and enjoy!

August 17, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Wolves in the Night!
Wolves in the Night!

Eagle Ridge Resort | Lutsen MN

Nothing means wilderness like the lonely cry of a wolf. Admired or hated, wolves stir people’s emotions. Learn about Minnesota’s most famous residents.