Date/Time
Event

July 17, 2018 - August 9, 2018
All Day

Douglas Ross Exhibit
Douglas Ross Exhibit

Johnson Heritage Post | Grand Marais MN

Douglas Ross is a renown oil painter. His exhibit titled “Circle Tour” will be filled with paintings done from around the states that are on Lake Superior.

July 21, 2018 - August 12, 2018
All Day

Belvo | Cushmore : Paintings & Drawings 2018 Exhibition
Belvo | Cushmore : Paintings & Drawings 2018 Exhibition

Johnson Heritage Post | Grand Marais MN

Join the JHP Art Gallery for an amazing exhibition titled  “Belvo | Cushmore : Paintings & Drawings 2018” – a magnificent showing of works by famed artists Hazel Belvo and Marcia Casey Cushmore. The exhibit runs through August 12th. Their work is grounded in the environment, but is thoroughly abstract. Both artists will have artwork available for purchase. This is not an exhibit to miss!

August 1, 2018 - August 5, 2018
All Day

Fisherman's Picnic Weekend
Fisherman's Picnic Weekend

Downtown Grand Marais | Grand Marais MN

Wed, 5-6:30pm :: Grand Marais Lioness Club Annual Fish Cake Buffet Dinner and Silent Auction, St John’s Church

Thu :: Crazy Daze Sales, Vendor & Craft sales, Kiddy Rides, Fishburger Stand, Bingo, Live Music, Library Book Sale

Fri :: Pancake breakfast, Library Book Sale, Tennis Tournament, Crazy Daze Sales, Vendor & Craft sales, Kiddy Rides, Fishburger Stand, Bingo, Live Music, Farm & Craft Market, Minnow Races, Log Rolling, Demos, Shrimp Boil

Sat :: Pancake breakfast, Trail run/Walk, Book Sale, Slow Pitch Softball, Hoopin’ in the Harbor, Crazy Daze Sales, Vendor & Craft sales, Kiddy Rides, Fishburger Stand, Bingo, Live Music, PIzza Eating, Tractor Pull, Cross Cut Saw Competition, Cutest Puppy, Fireworks

Sun :: Slow Pitch Softball, Fishburger Stand, Bingo, Live Music, 1pm Parade,, Kiddy Rides, Fish Toss, Raffle

Check out the full schedule here.

August 1, 2018 - August 31, 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.

August 1, 2018 - August 31, 2018
All Day

North House Folk School Courses
North House Folk School Courses

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

From Rosemaling, to Smoked Sausages and the Craft of Sail, North House offers a great variety of courses and workshops. Check out the Basket Week. Click above for full course listing and details.

August 3, 2018 - August 4, 2018
3:00 pm

Bally Blacksmith Shop Demonstrations
Bally Blacksmith Shop Demonstrations

Bally Blacksmith Outdoor Demonstration Area | Grand Marais MN

Stop by the Bally Blacksmith Shop to see live action blacksmith demos as well as tour the historic building.

 

August 3, 2018 - August 5, 2018
7:00 pm - 12:00 pm

Beaver Bay Daze
Beaver Bay Daze

Beaver Bay, MN | Beaver Bay Minnesota

Friday night festivities include a Kick-Off celebration with live music playing at The Green Door and a Dark Sky astrological presentation from Astro Bob, amateur Astronomer and Photo Editor for the Duluth Herald.

Saturday’s events include the SECOND annual Beaver River Run, a 100-mile motorcycle ride with a Tribute to our Veterans, an Inaugural ATV/UTV ride on the Moose Walk Trail through the Sawtooth Mountains on the North Shore with proceeds benefiting Beaver Bay’s Night Sky Conservancy, a Bake Sale with proceeds benefiting the restoration of Beaver Bay’s historic wooden Water Tower, and a vintage Car/Motorcycle Show. Other activities include Kid’s Carnival, Kid’s Color Contest, Cutest Pet Contest, Farmers Market, Craft and Food Vendors and more! Meet Mike Keyport, Grandson of John Beargrease and his dogs. There will be a Native American display, John Beargrease merchandise sales, and a raffle. Food will be available for purchase.

Come back Sunday for a Sunday Service at the Assembly of God.

All weekend there will be special offers from local businesses. Check back often as additional Festivities are being added. For a complete schedule or more information, visit us on Facebook ~ BeaverBayDaze.

August 4, 2018
12:00 am

Live Music

Papa Charlie’s Saloon & Grill | Lutsen MN

Live Music at Papa Charlie’s

Aug 18 :: Eric Frost :: 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Aug 18 :: Timmy Haus :: 9:30pm – 1:00am
Aug 20 :: Mary Bue :: 8:30pm – 10:00pm
Aug 25 :: J Squared & The Makers :: 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Aug 25 :: Timmy Haus :: 9:30pm – 1:00am
Aug 27 :: Joshua Schmidt :: 8:30pm – 10:00pm

August 4, 2018
All Day

Specials, Market & Music
Specials, Market & Music

Cedar Coffee Company | Two Harbors MN

Friday Happy Hour :: 4-7pm
Full menu plus nachos with $1 off beer & wine. Live Music some nights.
through October 19th

Saturday Two Harbors Farmers Market :: 9am-noon

August 4, 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.

August 4, 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.

August 4, 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!

August 4, 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.

Also check out these other readings at Drury lane:

Aug 25 :: Brenda Child & Jonathan Thunder: Bowwow Powwow :: 7:00pm
Aug 26 :: Full Moon Reading featuring Children’s Books :: 7:30pm

August 4, 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!

August 4, 2018
2:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Gooseberry Falls events
Gooseberry Falls events

Gooseberry Falls State Park | Two Harbors

Gooseberry: River of Life

2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. :: They’re creepy! They’re crawling! They’re very important. Come join the naturalist as we get our hands and feet wet exploring the marvelous life in the Gooseberry River. Identify some common critters that call the river home. Discover the reason why having these creepy crawlies is a good thing and why the river is very important. Meet at the lower falls area.

Signs of Bigfoot

8 p.m. to 9 p.m. :: Animals leave behind clues that can tell us a great deal about the animal. Come and explore the park in a unique and interactive way that allows you to gather information about the hidden creatures of Gooseberry Falls. Try your luck in an inquiry based hunt for the elusive Bigfoot and see what you can learn about this legendary creature. Meet at Lady Slipper Lodge Amphitheater.

August 4, 2018
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Music

Birch Terrace Lounge Patio | Grand Marais MN

Live Music 3-7pm
Sep 1 :: Cook County’s Most Wanted

August 4, 2018
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Music & Events
Music & Events

Voyageur Brewing Company | Grand Marais MN

Saturdays – Brewery Tours, 11am-12pm; click here to make a reservation

Wednesdays 4:30-6:30 Local Artisan Spotlight and Sale, through Christmas

LIVE MUSIC, 4-7pm

NOVEMBER
Nov 2 – Ian ALexy
Nov 9 – Joe Paulik
Nov 16 – LaFond & Grillo
Nov 23 – Pushing Chain
Nov 30 – Timmy Haus

DECEMBER
Dec 7 – Maria Nickolay
Dec 14 – Nate Weiler
Dec 21 – Matt and Laurel
Dec 28 – Jim McGowan

August 4, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Cascade Lodge Pub | Lutsen MN

Live music 6-8pm

AUGUST
Aug 16 :: Pete Kavanaugh
Aug 18 :: Gene LaFond and Amy Grillo
Aug 23 :: Frozen Britches
Aug 25 :: North Country Fair, 3:00pm – 7:00pm

August 4, 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

AUGUST
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

August 4, 2018
7:00 pm

Grand Marais Playhouse Presents
Grand Marais Playhouse Presents

Arrowhead Center for the Arts | Grand Marais MN

Shrek the Musical

Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, Shrek The Musical is a Tony Award-winning fairy tale adventure that brings all the beloved characters you know from the film to life on stage and proves there’s more to the story than meets the ears. Irreverently fun for the whole family, Shrek proves that beauty is truly in the eye of the ogre.

Shrek The Musical Performances will be July 19, 21, 27, 29, Aug. 2, 4, 10, 12.

Mom’s Gift by Phil Olson

In this comedy with a heart, Mom has been dead for 11 months and shows up at her husband’s birthday party as a ghost with a mission. Like Clarence in It’s A Wonderful Life, she has to accomplish a task to earn her wings. Only what the task actually is, is a mystery. There are so many things to fix. The problem is complicated by the fact that the only person who can hear or see Mom is her daughter who has been ordered by the court to spend Dad’s birthday with him as part of her Anger Management Program. One by one the family’s secrets are peeled away revealing a shocking truth that surprises even our ghost.

Comedy performances will be July 20,22, 26, 28, Aug. 3, 5, 9, 11

August 4, 2018
7:00 pm - 12:00 am

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

AUGUST
Aug 15 :: Pete Kavanaugh :: 7:00pm – 11:00pm
Aug 16 :: Jerry Vandiver :: 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Aug 17 :: Jim’s Country Laundry :: 8:00pm – 11:00pm
Aug 18 :: Doug Otto & the Getaways :: 8:00pm – 11:00pm
Aug 19 :: Sky Blue Jazz Trio :: 11:00am – 2:00pm
Aug 22 :: North Shore Community Swing Band :: 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Aug 23 :: Maria Nickolay :: 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Aug 23 :: The Lucky Dutch – Benefit for NSMA :: 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Aug 24 :: Sarah Morris :: 8:00pm – 11:00pm
Aug 26 :: Bill and Kate Isles :: 11:00am – 2:00pm
Aug 29 :: Joe Paulik :: 11:00am – 2:00pm
Aug 30 :: North Country Fair :: 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Aug 31 :: Alamode :: 8:00pm – 11:00pm

August 4, 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

AUGUST
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

August 4, 2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Michael Monroe log cabin concert
Michael Monroe log cabin concert

Log Cabin | Grand Marais MN

Join Michael Monroe for an enchanting evening of north shore harmonies…a performance and reception in his beautiful log home on the North Shore of Lake Superior, located 7 miles outside of Grand Marais.

2018 DATES
July 28
August 4 & 18
September 1, 22 & 29
October 6 & 20
November 24
December 29 & 31

Details and reservations.

August 4, 2018
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Gun Flint Tavern | Grand Marais MN

Wednesday night is open mic night.

August
Aug 14 :: Bug Dope :: 7:00pm – 10:30pm
Aug 16 :: Gordon Thorne :: 7:00pm – 10:30pm
Aug 17-18 :: Space Monkey Mafia, 9:00pm – 11:55pm
Aug 19 :: Jim and Michele Miller :: 7:00pm – 10:30pm
Aug 24 :: The Lark and the Loon, 8:30pm – 11:55pm
Aug 25-26 :: Easy Rider, 8:30pm – 11:55pm
Aug 28 :: Joe Paulik Band, 7:30pm – 11:25pm
Aug 31-Sep 1 :: The Federales :: 8:00pm – 11:55pm

August 4, 2018
9:30 pm - 12:00 am

Music & Events

Papa Charlie’s Saloon & Grill | Lutsen MN

Monday Night Songwriter Series, 8:30pm
On Monday evenings, Papa Charlie’s transforms into a listening room showcasing the Midwest’s top songwriters in a theater-like setting. The intimate room and great sound gives the audience an opportunity to immerse into the stories and craft of the song.

Saturday Live Music, 9:30-midnight

Feature Film “Hoji”
Dec 1st, doors open at 6:30, film runs 7:30-9:30; $5 donation goes to Lutsen Junior Alpine Team

Upcoming Festivals
Friday, Nov 23 – The New Standards Holiday Show, 8:30pm
Dec 14-15 – Snowball w/ Wookiefoot, John wayne & The Pain, Heatbox, The Limns & Smokin’ Joe, 9:30pm
Jan 4-5, 2019 – Ski Party w/ Trampled by Turtles, Lissie, Erik Koskinen & More TBA, 9:30pm
Feb 9, 2019 – Cloud Cult, 9:30pm
Apr 4-6, 2019 – Sweetwater Shakedown w/ The Travelin’ McCourys, Jeff Austin Band, The Grateful Ball & Many More

Concert & Event Packages