Date/Time
Event

January 1, 2018 - January 31, 2018
All Day

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 September workshops & events.

January 1, 2018 - January 31, 2018
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.

January 5, 2018 - January 6, 2018
12:00 am

Ski Party
Ski Party

Papa Charlie’s Saloon & Grill | Lutsen MN

Ski Party is a weekend ski, snowboard and music festival curated by the folks at GNDWIRE Records. It’s a throwback to a time when skiing was cool and sexy. It’s a look forward to new music and a modern mountain resort. But mostly, it’s a party – friends new and old hangin’ on the slopes, in the chalets and enjoying great music. So come on guys and gals, please join us for the 3rd annual Ski Party.

Ski Party Lineup

FRIDAY, JANUARY 5TH
Dead Man Winter | Charlie Parr | Black-Eyed Snakes


SATURDAY, JANUARY 6TH
Roma Di Luna | All Tomorrow’s Petty | Invisible Boy

 

21+ | 2-Day Pass $25 (Advance Only
Friday: $15 Advance | $18 Door
Saturday: $15 Advance | $18 Door

January 6, 2018 - January 7, 2018
All Day

Champagne Open Bonspiel
Champagne Open Bonspiel

Cook County Curling Club | Grand Marais MN

Entry Fee – $100 per team – two person teams

Included in entry fee-

  • Saturday lunch
  • Saturday dinner served with champagne
  • Sunday rolls and coffee
  • 6 end games
  • 4 game guarantee
  • Cash prizes

All skill levels are welcome to have a fun bonspiel experience. Register HERE

January 6, 2018
All Day

Check Out Nearby Lodging, too!
Check Out Nearby Lodging, too!

 

January 6, 2018
12:00 am

Date Night & Events
Date Night & Events

North Shore Winery | Lutsen

Date [& Art] Night :: Thursdays, 6-8pm, music and/or art show, and specials; open late
Dec 28 :: Gordon Thorne & Friends
Jan 4 :: Gordon Thorne & Friends
Jan 11 :: Gordon Thorne & Friends
Jan 18 :: Kilborn Quartet
Jan 25 :: Gordon Thorne & Friends

January 6, 2018 - January 7, 2018
All Day

Gunflint Mail Run Sled Dog Race
Gunflint Mail Run Sled Dog Race

Trail Center Lodge | Grand Marais MN

The Gunflint Mail Run Sled Dog Race is a continuous race consisting of two legs of equal distance, separated by a mandatory layover. There are two classes in the race: a 12-dog, 100-mile race and an 8-dog, 65-mile race. Come visit us in Cook County, Minnesota on January 6th and 7th, 2018 to experience this spectacular race.

This event is in cooperation with and under a Special Use Permit from the U.S. Forest Service.

January 6, 2018
All Day

Norpine Fat Bike Classic
Norpine Fat Bike Classic
A brand new Fat Tire Bike Race through the Boreal Forest along the rugged ridgeline of the Sawtooth Mountains with Lake Superior serving as the backdrop. The course will be a mix of snowmobile and cross country ski trails. There will be a mass start with long and short racers starting together along the Norpine Trail System in Lutsen. Details here

Course distances
– Long course 25-30 miles (final distance TBD) $45
– Short course 15-20 miles (final distance TBD) $35

 

January 6, 2018
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Live Music: Open Jam!

American Legion Post 109 | Two Harbors MN

Every Saturday afternoon

January 6, 2018
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Live Music & Events
Live Music & Events

Voyageur Brewing Company | Grand Marais MN

Live Music Calendar :: 4-7pm
Dec 29 – live music, Briand Morrison
Dec 30 – live music Jim & Michele Miller
Jan 5- Matt & Laurel
Jan 12 – Timmy Haus
Jan 19 – LaFond & Grillo
Jan 26 – Matt Griswold

January 6, 2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Lutsen Resort | Lutsen MN

Dec 27, Joe Paulik, 7-10p
Dec 28, Eric Frost, 7-10p
Dec 29, Common Ground, 7-10p
Dec 30, Plucked Up String band, 7-10p

Jan 2  – Jon Kallberg 6-8pm
Jan 4 – Joe Paulik 6-8pm
Jan 6 – Tim Fast 7-10pm
Jan 9 – Briand Morrison 6-8pm
Jan 11 – Timmy Haus 6-8pm
Jan 13 – Plucked Up String Band 7-10pm
Jan 16 – Pete Kavanaugh 6-8pm
Jan 18 – Jim & Michele Miller 6-8pm
Jan 20 – Gordon Thorne 7-10pm
Jan 23 – Joe Paulik 6-8pm
Jan 25 – Eric Frost 6-8pm
Jab 27 – Briand Morrison 7-10pm
Jan 30 – Gordon Thorne 6-8pm

 

January 6, 2018
7:00 pm

Live Music & Events
Live Music & Events

Grandma Rays | Grand Marais MN

Mondays – Open Mic – The stage opens at 6PM and stays open as long as there are willing players. No talent required! PA is provided! Bring your instrument(s), your voice, or your whole band! Join in an impromptu jam with other musicians, or just hang out and enjoy the fun! You never know what’s going to happen!

Tuesdays – Trivia

LIVE MUSIC Schedule 8-11pm
Dec 31 :: 4-Shore, 8pm – midnight
Jan 5-6 :: tba
Jan 12 :: Portage Band 6-8 pm and  BugDope 8:30-11pm
Jan 13 :: Bug House
Jan 19 :: Brothers in Arms
Jan 20 :: 4-Shore
Jan 26 :: Portage Band 6-8pm
Jan 27 :: Blues Happy

January 6, 2018
8:00 pm

Live Music & Open Mic
Live Music & Open Mic

Gun Flint Tavern | Grand Marais MN

Open Mic
every Wednesday at 5pm

December Music – 8:30pm unless otherwise noted
28 – Joe Paulik 8pm
29 – The Federales
30 – The Federales
31- The Federales

January Music – 8:30pm unless otherwise noted
5 & 6 – tba
12 – Jon Miller & The Homebrews
13 – Jon Miller & The Homebrews
14 –  Andrew Huber
19 & 20 – tba
25 – Joe Paulik 8pm
26 – Dead Pigeons with Feeding Leroy
27 – Dead Pigeons with Feeding Leroy