Date/Time
Event

August 27, 2017
All Day

History Week

History Week will include history talks, demonstrations and festive gatherings at historical locations throughout the county. 

Schedule of Events

Saturday August 26
1 pm – Harbor History Walking Tour, meet at the Lightkeeper’s Museum in Grand Marais

Saturday August 26
John Schroeder Day at Cross River Heritage Center in Schroeder.
Fireman’s Pancake Breakfast at the Schroeder Town Hall from 8 – 10 am, and activities at Cross River Heritage Center from 10 am – 2 pm.

Tuesday August 29
North Shore Cruise’ “See the Shore Through the Eyes of a Fisherman.”  Join the North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum for a trip aboard the historic boat, the Wenonah.  The ship leaves the Silver Bay Marina at 4:30 for a two hour trip along the coast of Lake Superior with a commercial fisherman describing hazards, historic sites, old fish houses and storms.  You will never view at the coast the same way again. If bad weather, cruise will be August 30th.

$50 per person. Reservations required. Call 218-663-7050 or visit commercialfishingmusueum.org

Wednesday August 30
1 pm – Harbor History Walking Tour, meet at the Lightkeeper’s Museum in Grand Marais

Friday September 1
1 pm – Lefse Demonstration: A modern twist on a historic recipe, Lightkeeper’s Museum in Grand Marais

Saturday September 2
10 am – Historical Scavenger Hunt, meet at the Lightkeeper’s Museum in Grand Marais
1 pm – Harbor History Walking Tour, meet at Lightkeeper’s Museum in Grand Marais

Sunday September 3
Pie and Ice Cream Social at Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center on the Gunflint Trail

August 27, 2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Sunday Geology Walk
Sunday Geology Walk

Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center | Schroeder Minnesota

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 Superior. Learn to recognize common rocks found in the area and the story of their formation. What does a Lake Superior agate look like? What about Thompsonite? Did you know lava flows have layers- and Sugarloaf is one of the best places to see them all in one place. It’s all here under your feet- come explore with us!

$2 per person; $5 per family

NOTE :: no walk June 18 or 25

August 27, 2017
11:00 am - 1:30 pm

North Shore Scenic Brunch Cruise
North Shore Scenic Brunch Cruise

Silver Bay Marina | Silver Bay MN

Every Sunday in July and August Cove Point Lodge and North Shore Scenic Cruises are partnering up to offer the best way to see Lake Superior with the best meal of the day. Brunch! Cruise will depart from the Silver Bay Marina for a two and a half hour tour and buffet.

For Tickets call Cove Point Lodge
218.226.3221

August 27, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

Skyport Lodge | Grand Marais MN

Join us for live Music by the Lake from 5-8pm on Sundays this summer.

August 6 – The Beavers
August 13 – Pushing Chain
August 20 – Bughouse!
August 27 – Plucked Up String Band

August 27, 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.