Date/Time
Event

February 1, 2018 - February 28, 2018
12:00 am

Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops
Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops

Grand Marais Art Colony | Grand Marais MN

February Workshops
additional info on the website

  • Feb 2 : Develop Your Portfolio: Hire a Professional Photographer
  • Feb 2 & 10 : Youth: Clay Tiles (Ages 8-12)
  • Feb 3 & 10 : Clay Tiles
  • Feb 10 : The Write Time
  • Feb 11 : Develop Your Portfolio: Hire a Professional Photographer
  • Feb 13 – Mar 6 : Youth: Paper and Paint (Ages 9-12)
  • Feb 14-18 Northern Fibers Retreat
    • Feb 16 : Youth: Tapestry Weaving (Ages 7-12)
    • Feb 16 : Off the Cuff
    • Feb 16 : Demonstration: Hanging Flat Textiles
    • Feb 16-17 : Soy Wax Batik Basics and Beyond
    • Feb 17 : Button it Up with Glass!
    • Feb 17-18 : Stitchery: The Winter Northwoods
    • Feb 18 : Caring for your Heirloom Textiles
  • Feb 15 – Mar 8 : Guided Glass
  • Feb 20 : Exhibition and Artist Talk: Swinging the Compass
  • Feb 21 : Community Conversation: Our Arts Economy
  • Feb 22 : Develop Your Portfolio: Hire a Professional Photographer
  • Feb 23 – Mar 17 : Advancing Pottery: Skill Building
  • Feb 24 : Up-cycled Journals

February 1, 2018 - February 28, 2018
All Day

North House Folk School Courses
North House Folk School Courses

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

From Fruit Pies, to Sweet Grass Basketry and Timbered Sawhorse Trestles, North House offers a great variety of courses and workshops, plus the Northern Fiber Retreat. Click above for full course listing and details.

February 14, 2018 - February 18, 2018
All Day

Northern Fibers Retreat
Northern Fibers Retreat

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

Wool and woodstoves, friends and fibers: it all weaves into a cozy tapestry during the Northern Fiber Retreat. This five-day event celebrates all manner of fiber arts, featuring seminars, community gatherings and coursework from long-time North House instructors as well as new guests artisans. North House is happy to collaborate with the Grand Marais Art Colony to bring you more than two dozen course options: build your own wooly adventure spinning, knitting, felting, sewing, beading and more.

This year’s Featured Instructor is Robbie LaFleur, an expert in Scandinavian textiles. Robbie will take folks arts ‘to the edge’ in her course Scandinavian Fringe Embellishments , which will teach a variety of traditional techniques for embellishing clothing and homegoods. Robbie will also give a presentation “ From Virgins to Spaceships: A Visual Journey Through Norwegian Tapestry” on Saturday, Feb 17.

February 18, 2018
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Apres Ski at Moguls
Apres Ski at Moguls

Moguls Grille & Tap Room | Lutsen MN

Live Music 4-6pm Thursdays & Fridays
Live Music Sunday Brunch 10am-noon

Feb 8 – Jim Miller
Feb 9 – Pete Kavanaugh
Feb 11 – Briand Morrison
Feb 15 – Boyd ‘Bump’ Blomberg
Feb 16 – Joe Paulik
Feb 18 – Briand Morrison
Feb 22 – Timmy Haus
Feb 23 – Eric Frost
Feb 25 – Briand Morrison

Mar 1 – Gordon Thorne
Mar 4 – – Briand Morrison
Mar 8 – Timmy Haus
Mar 9 – Jim Miller
Mar 11 – Briand Morrison
Mar 15 – Joe Paulik
Mar 16 – Pete Kavanaugh
Mar 18 – Briand Morrison
Mar 22 – JohnRuss
Mar 23 – Gordon Thorne
Mar 25 – Briand Morrison
Mar 29 – Timmy Haus
Mar 30 – Boyd ‘Bump’ Blomberg

Apr 1 – Briand Morrison
Apr 5 – Boyd ‘Bimp’ Blomberg
Apr 6 – Eric Frost
Apr 8 – Briand Morrison

February 18, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Candlelight Ski & Snowshoe Hike

Oberg Mountain | Tofte MN

Head up to the Oberg Mountain Parking lot on the Onion River Road for a memorable evening of xc skiing, snowshoeing or hiking along the candlelit trails. This event is a great way to enjoy the quiet beauty of the North Woods after dark by the flickering lights of candles in the snow. Come spend the evening with us and stop by the bonfire either before you leave or when you return for a cup of cocoa, a cookie and a little conversation with other folks.

February 18, 2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Live Music & Special Events
Live Music & Special Events

Wunderbar Eatery & Glampground | Grand Marais MN

Plucked Up Thursdays
Join us from 7-10 on the first Thursdays of the month to get in on the fun!

Feb 9 – Live Music with Pete K Group AND Opening Ceremonies of the Olympics, 8-10pm
Feb 10 – Mardi Gras Party, live music with Gillis & Stamps, 8:30-11pm
Feb 11 – 11am-2pm Brunch with Jim Lordoff
Feb 16 – Live Music with If Eye May, 8-11:30pm
Feb 17 – Live Music with Brothers in Arms, 8-10pm
Feb 18 – 11am-2pm with Billy Johnson
Feb 23 – Live Music with Plucked Up String Band, 8-11:30pm
Feb 24 – Live Music with Timmy Haus, 8-11:30pm
Feb 25 – 11am-2pm Brunch with Rod and Carah

February 18, 2018
8:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Papa Charlie’s Saloon & Grill | Lutsen MN

Feb 7 – John Mark Nelson, 8-10pm, Songwriter Series
Feb 9 – Timmy Haus, 9:30pm-1am
Feb 10 – 3:15-5:45pm Shane Martin // Cloud Cult, 9:30pm – 1am
Feb 11 – 3:30-5:30 Lehto & Wright
Feb 12 – Dead Horses, 8-10pm, Songwriter Series
Feb 14 – Reina del Cid, 8-10pm, Songwriter Series
Feb 16 – Timmy Haus, 9:30pm-1am
Feb 17 – 3:15-5:45pm Eric Frost // 6:45-9:15pm Briand Morrison // SplinterTones 9pm-1am
Feb 18 – 3:15-5:45pm Eric Frost // 6:45-9:15pm JohnRuss
Feb 19 – Caroline Smith, 8-10pm, Songwriter Series
Feb 20 – Open Mic, 7-10pm
Feb 21 – Chris Koza, 8-10pm, Songwriter Series
Feb 22 – Dance Party with DJ Beavstar, 9pm-1am
Feb 23 – Timmy Haus, 9:30pm-1am
Feb 24 – 3:15-5:45pm Eric Frost // 6:45-9:15pm Briand Morrison // Viva Knievel 9:30pm-1am
Feb 25 – 3:30-5:30pm, Plucked Up String Band
Feb 26 – Jack Klatt, 8-10pm, Songwriter Series
Feb 27 – Open Mic, 7-10pm
Feb 28 – Ben Kyle, 8-10pm, Songwriter Series

Mar 2 – Timmy Haus, 9:30pm-1am
Mar 3 – 3:15-5:45pm Al & Rod // 6:45-9:15pm Joe Paulik // 4onthefloor 9:30pm-1am
Mar 4 – Sonja & Lee, 3:30-5:30pm
Mar 6 – Open Mic, 7-10pm
Mar 10 – 3:15-5:45pm Eric Frost // 6:45-9:15pm Briand Morrison // tba
Mar 11 – Chris Silver, 3:30-5:30pm
Mar 13 – Open Mic, 7-10pm
Mar 18 – Two Many Banjos, 3:30-5:30pm
Mar 19 – Charlie Parr, 8-10pm, Songwriter Series
Mar 20 – Open Mic, 7-10pm
Mar 25 – Black River Revue, 3:30-5:30pm
Mar 27 – Open Mic, 7-10pm