Date/Time
Event

May 25, 2018 - June 30, 2018
All Day

Art Underground
Art Underground

Betsy Bowen Studio | Grand Marais MN

An invitational art show featuring new woodcuts by Betsy and work by over 30 regional artists.

Sneak Preview, Friday, May 25th from 5 – 8pm.

June 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018
All Day

Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops
Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops

Grand Marais Art Colony | Grand Marais MN

With art classes for both young and old, the Grand Marais Art Colony offers a great variety of courses and workshops. Click above for full course listing and details.

June 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018
All Day

North House Folk School Courses
North House Folk School Courses

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

From Artisan Cheesemaking, to Two-Thumbed Arctic Fisherman’s Mittens and Sailing Trips, North House offers a great variety of courses and workshops. Check out the Northern Landscapes Festival and The Wooden Boat Show and Summer Solstice Festival. Click above for full course listing and details.

June 22, 2018 - July 16, 2018
All Day

Through Our Hands V - Sun, Moon, Stars
Through Our Hands V - Sun, Moon, Stars

Johnson Heritage Post | Grand Marais MN

An Exhibition of Northwoods Fiber Guild Artisans

Exhibit will be open during
Gallery Hours
Sunday 1 – 4pm
Monday 10am – 4pm
Closed Tuesdays
Wednesday – Saturday 10am – 4pm

June 30, 2018
All Day

Superior National Forest Naturalist Programs
Superior National Forest Naturalist Programs

Everyone is invited, you don’t need to be staying at a particular location to join the program.
These programs are provided free to all by the Superior National Forest and Visit Cook County.

Multiple events Tuesdays through Saturdays, click for details.

June 30, 2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cook County Market
Cook County Market

Senior Center Parking Lot | Grand Marais MN

We strive to offer our community quality hand made crafts and local food, including :

Handmade Crafts,,Fresh Baked Goods, Wood Craft & Furniture, Household Items-Art Work, Blown & Fused Glass, Canned Goods, Pottery-Clay Work, Weaving-Knitting-Sewing, Seasonal Produce & Plants, Local Vendors.

June 30, 2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Two Harbors Farmers Market
Two Harbors Farmers Market

Cedar Coffee Company | Two Harbors MN

  • Locally grown produce, baked goods, vendors and crafts from your local and talented community members. Saturday mornings from 9am-noon at a new location this year, Cedar Coffee Company/Spokengear!

June 30, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Muffin Man Story Hour
The Muffin Man Story Hour

Drury Lane Books | Grand Marais MN

Oh, how wonderful to be read aloud to; joins us summer Saturdays for this story hour with the Muffin Man.

June 30, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Quest for  Lichens
Quest for Lichens

Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center | Schroeder Minnesota

This region of the world is home to an amazing assortment of lichens- more than many other areas. You know -it’s the old story of Alice Algae and Freddie Fungus taking a lichen to each other! Current research indicates that there is a whole lot more going on there than meets the eye- a species of lichen may be much more like a community than a single species. A study of the lichens at Sugarloaf reveals that there are 134 species at Sugarloaf and far more than half of them are found out on the point at Sugarloaf. Join us for an exploration to see how many different species we can find and explore the amazing world of lichens. $5 per person; $10 per family.

June 30, 2018
2:00 pm

North House Campus Tour
North House Campus Tour

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

Learn a little about this place where so many folks learn a lot!

June 30, 2018
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Live Music

Birch Terrace Lounge Patio | Grand Marais MN

Live Music 3-7pm

July 21 :: Cook County’s Most Wanted
Aug 4 :: Cook County’s Most Wanted
Aug 25 :: Cook County’s Most Wanted
Sep 1 :: Cook County’s Most Wanted

June 30, 2018
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Live Music & Events
Live Music & Events

Voyageur Brewing Company | Grand Marais MN

Brewery Tours are Saturdays 11:30am-12:30pm; click here to make a reservation

LIVE MUSIC, 4-7pm

JULY
Jul 20 :: Emily Haavik & the 35s
Jul 27 :: Matt and Laurel

AUGUST
Aug 3 :: International Beer Day; Live Music & Party
Aug 9 :: Author Cary Griffith signs his book Gunflint Burning,” 6-8pm
Aug 10 :: Timmy Haus
Aug 17 :: Jerry VanDiver & Lacie Carpenter
Aug 24 :: Easy Riders
Aug 31 :: Maria Nickolay

SEPTEMBER
7 :: Tim Fast
Sep 26-30 :: Oktoberfest Celebration

June 30, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Cascade Lodge Pub | Lutsen MN

Live music 6-8pm

JULY
Jul 14 :: Cherry Dirt
Jul 19 :: Pete Kavanaugh
Jul 21 :: Maria Nickolay
Jul 26 :: Common Ground
Jul 28 :: North Country Fair

AUGUST
Aug 2 :: Maria Nickolay
Aug 4 :: Joe Paulik
Aug 9 :: Jim & Michele Miller
Aug 11 :: Eric Frost
Aug 16 :: Pete Kavanaugh
Aug 18 :: Gene LaFond and Amy Grillo
Aug 23 :: Frozen Britches
Aug 25 :: North Country Fair, 3:00pm – 7:00pm

June 30, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Lutsen Resort | Lutsen MN

Tuesdays Live Music – 6:00pm – Poplar River Pub
Thursdays Live Music – 6:00pm – Poplar River Pub
Saturdays Live Music – 7:00pm – Lutsen Resort

JULY
July 14 :: Briand Morrison, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
July 19 :: Eric Frost, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
July 21 :: Gordon Thorne, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
July 26 :: Joe Paulik, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
July 28 :: JohnRuss, 7:00pm – 10:00pm

AUGUST
August 2 :: Eric Frost, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
August 4 :: Maria Nikolai, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
August 9 :: Joe Paulik, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
August 11 :: Plucked Up String Band, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
August 16 :: Eric Frost, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
August 18 :: Gordon Thorne, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
August 23 :: Joe Paulik, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
August 25 :: Common Ground, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
August 30 :: Joe Paulik, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

June 30, 2018
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Live Music & Events
Live Music & Events

Grandma Rays | Grand Marais MN

Mondays :: Open Mic – The stage opens at 6:00pm 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!

Tuesdays :: Trivia 7-9

Live Music Schedule:

July 14 :: Brothers in Arms :: 8:00pm
July 20 :: Swing Band & Cruisers :: 6:00pm
July 21 :: SplinterTones :: 8:00pm
July 27 :: Portage Band :: 6:00pm
July 27-28 :: Star of the North After Party :: 9:00pm

August 3 :: 4 Shore, 9:00pm – 1:00am

October 20 :: SplinterTones, 8:00pm – 11:00pm

June 30, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Live Music & Events
Live Music & Events

Wunderbar Eatery & Glampground | Grand Marais MN

LIVE MUSIC

Sundays :: Open Stage with host Joe Paulik,  6:00pm – 9:00pm

JULY
July 14 :: Arrowhead Animal Rescue Fur Ball Fundraiser :: 4:00pm
July 18 :: Humbird :: 7:00pm
July 21 :: Canoes Presentation & Film Festival :: 4:30pm
July 27 :: Mary Bue & Lowray :: 8:00pm
July 28 :: Gentleman’s Anti-Temperance League :: 8:00pm

June 30, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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

Castle Danger Brewery | Two Harbors

Tuesdays :: Trivia Tuesday, 6:00pm
Fridays :: Live Music, 7:00pm
Saturdays :: Live Music, 7:00pm

JULY
July 14 :: Kyle Ollah, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
July 20 :: John Cron, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
July 21 :: Briand Morrison, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
July 27 :: Hannah Rey, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
July 28 :: Joe Paulik, 7:00pm – 9:00pm

AUGUST
August 3 :: Hannah Rey, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
August 4 :: Erik Berry, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
August 10 :: Pushing Chain, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
August 11 :: Kyle Ollah, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
August 17-18 :: Anniversary Weekend ’18, All Day
August 24 :: Joe Paulik, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
August 25 :: The Northeast Timberland Band, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
August 31 :: Hannah Rey, 7:00pm – 9:00pm

June 30, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Writer's Salon with Margot Gait
Writer's Salon with Margot Gait

Drury Lane Books | Grand Marais MN

Poet and prose writer Margot Fortunato Galt will read from her new chapbook, “The Heart Beat of Wings” (a 2017 Red Bird Chapbook winner), drenched in memories of summer, moments of winter awe, and childhood “spills of joy.” As Minnesota poet Margaret Hasse writes, each poem grows larger, “like a small bird that opens its great wings in flight.”

Margot is also the author of “Turning the Feather Around: My Life in Art,” her 1998 biography of George Morrison, Minnesota’s premier Ojibwe artist. Margot spent years as a Minnesota writer-in-the-schools, traveling the state in all weather to inspire young people to write. She has also taught writing at the University of Minnesota, Hamline University, and Metro State. She lives in St. Paul with her librarian husband Fran Galt, and their cat Julia.