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Events Calendar

There’s More to ExploreSM in the Brainerd Lakes Area, Minnesota’s premier vacation destination. From festivals and celebrations, to arts and entertainment, you will find thousands of amazing activities every year in the Brainerd Lakes Area. Many of the premier annual events, such as the Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza and the Crosslake St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celebration put the Brainerd Lakes area on the map and people keep coming back as they learn more about the activities and amenities in the Brainerd region.

Events Calendar

Tuesday Jan 26, 2016 - Friday Oct 28, 2016
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Categories: Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event
Friday May 27, 2016 - Sunday Sep 4, 2016
Pequot Lakes
Explore Pequot Lakes this summer season and get a chance to win weekly and monthly prizes. #findthebobber in participating business locations, snap a selft, and post to be entered into drawings! ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jun 18, 2016 - Tuesday Sep 6, 2016
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jun 19, 2016 - Wednesday Sep 7, 2016
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jun 24, 2016 - Monday Sep 12, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jun 25, 2016 - Tuesday Sep 13, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jun 26, 2016 - Wednesday Sep 14, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Wednesday Jun 29, 2016
Brainerd
Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style is open to anyone who wants to run BIR's world-class drag strip. All you need is a street-legal car, $25 and a helmet. Run the track as many times as you want until dusk. This event includes autocross as well. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Jun 29, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Wednesday Jun 29, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Wednesday Jun 29, 2016
Pequot Lakes
Prevent a summer shortage. Give Blood. Servpro is sponsoring this American Red Crosslake Blood Drive. Please bring photo ID or Donor Card. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Community Events, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jun 29, 2016
Nisswa
It's off to the races every Wednesday throughout the summer with the Nisswa Turtle Races! This event is a long standing tradition in the Nisswa community that draws a huge crowd each week for family fun. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Jun 29, 2016
Crosslake
Come walk with friends! What better way to get some great exercise while chatting and laughing??? ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jun 29, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy BINGO at Manhattan's every Wednesday! Games start at 6pm! Progressive Jackpot on our blackout round. Proceeds support the Pequot Lakes Youth Hockey Association. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Wednesday Jun 29, 2016
Nisswa
A night to come talk with gear heads and show off your cars, trucks and motorcycles! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Wednesday Jun 29, 2016 - Saturday Jul 2, 2016
Brainerd
Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jun 30, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Thursday Jun 30, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Thursday Jun 30, 2016
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Categories: Community Events
Thursday Jun 30, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Thursday Jun 30, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Thursday Jun 30, 2016
Pequot Lakes
Each Thursday in the summer, the park adjacent to the Paul Bunyan Trail transforms into a sea of tents with vendors selling a variety of unique merchandise, as well as tasty treats. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jun 30, 2016
Crosslake
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Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Thursday Jun 30, 2016
Brainerd
A fundraiser for the developmentally disables and their care givers. ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jun 30, 2016
join us for the ultimate kick off to summer party-ladies night style! Giving away FREE dinner, prizes and incredible food and drink discounts! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jun 30, 2016
Brainerd
Bring your lawn chair or a blanket. Relax and enjoy the sounds of the bands performing at 7 pm in Gregory Park, north side of Brainerd. A collaboration between the City of Brainerd Park & Rec. Department and The Center ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 1, 2016
Pine River
The ducks are ceremoniously dumped into the Pine River below the dam at the blast from a shotgun. Then they power paddle downstream 100 yards to the finish line. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 1, 2016 - Sunday Jul 3, 2016
Brainerd
The 30th Annual Pleasureland RV Show & Go offers fans a chance to see great head-to-head drag racing action. It's the second race in the Muscle Car Series, with cars that can run 6-7 seconds at over 200 mph. The event includes a classic car show, fireworks and live music Friday night. ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 1, 2016
Baxter
Show n’ Shine is a classic car show with over 200 cars and trucks. ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 1, 2016
Pine River
Come join us for fresh local produce, baked goods, crafts, & on occasion ? music, demonstrations, kids? activities, & more! ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 1, 2016
Paul Bunyan Toastmasters Growing to meet the needs of busy people ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events
Friday Jul 1, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 1, 2016
Crosslake
This is a beginning class for those who would like to try wheel throwing with clay! No experience is necessary. You will be creating a mug, bowl, or plate on the wheel. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Friday Jul 1, 2016 - Monday Sep 19, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 1, 2016 - Saturday Jul 2, 2016
Live performance from Bruce Neuman and Tiki D. This is a Jimmy Buffet themed cruise with songs of Jimmy Buffet, Kenney Chesney, Bob Marley and many other Island style singers. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Friday Jul 1, 2016
Brainerd
Meat raffle at the Legion every Friday. Up to a $50 meat packages given away. Full bar and menu. Special Dinners at 5:30 pm. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Friday Jul 1, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hosts a Meat Raffle each Friday evening. Join us for fun and basket food specials. ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Friday Jul 1, 2016
Nisswa
TAP events are scheduled monthly at our local destinations where guests gather together to create original works of art. Enjoy this creative adventure with friends, co-workers, family, spouses or strangers alike! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 1, 2016
Nisswa
Live Music Every Friday & Saturday! NO COVER! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 2, 2016
Crosslake
Join the 19th annual community-wide effort to restore the Whitefish Area's Walleye population established in memory of Grandpa Boots Buthman, this Crosslake tradition offers events for all ages and abilities. Run, walk or dash for fun and for the fish! ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Racing, Health & Wellness
Saturday Jul 2, 2016
Crosslake
Take advantage of excellent and unique shopping opportunities at Crosslake's Original Craft and Flea Market located at the intersection of County Roads 3 and 103 ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 2, 2016
Crosslake
Gather your friends for a fun and educational class where you'll learn the process of Bisque-ware pottery. You will choose from a selection of handmade bisque-ware pieces to glaze. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 2, 2016 - Tuesday Sep 20, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 2, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hostsBar Bingo every Saturday afternoon. Join us for Bingo, fun and pizza for $1.25 per slice! ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Saturday Jul 2, 2016
Nisswa
Live Music Every Friday & Saturday! NO COVER! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 2, 2016
Crosslake
Grab your lawn chairs, load up the family and join us in Crosslake's Town Square for free live music under the gazebo each Saturday evening through September 3, 2016. A different band each week; some old, some new, but all very entertaining and many are back by popular request. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Festivals & Celebrations, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 2, 2016
Deerwood
Don't miss the fireworks at Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge. The fireworks start at dusk, but before things get too sparkly we'll have live music, beverages, and ice cream from Auntie M's. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Festivals & Celebrations, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 2, 2016
Crosslake
Join us on Saturday, July 2, 2016 on the water or from the shores of Cross Lake to view the display from Sand Island beginning at dusk. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Community Service, Festivals & Celebrations, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Saturday Jul 2, 2016 - Sunday Jul 3, 2016
Manhattan Beach
Join us after the Fireworks for Drunk N Stupid on Saturday, July 2 from 10 pm - 1 am! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Sunday Jul 3, 2016 - Monday Jul 4, 2016
Pequot Lakes
Come celebrate our Independence Day with Fourth of July activities July 3 and 4 in Pequot Lakes. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Festivals & Celebrations, Community Events, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Sunday Jul 3, 2016
Nisswa
Family fun all day long! Food and treats throughout town. Turtle Races, crafters, music, kids fun. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 3, 2016
Brainerd
Widely known and respected as one of central Minnesota's finest arts presentations. You will find some new art elements, as well as some of your old favorites. Whether it is a favorite artist, entertainer or even your favorite snack offered by our food vendors, Arts in the Park has something for you. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Sunday Jul 3, 2016 - Wednesday Sep 21, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 3, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with our NEW digital system. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation
Sunday Jul 3, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy Sunday Funday at Manhattan Beach Lodge with LIVE Music! Every Sunday from 1 - 4 p.m. ALL SUMMER LONG!! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Monday Jul 4, 2016
Brainerd
Brainerd is the host for multiple Fourth of July events in the area. There is something for everyone! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Festivals & Celebrations, Community Events, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Monday Jul 4, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Monday Jul 4, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Monday Jul 4, 2016
Crosby
Beer garden, music, food vendors and other fun in Crosby Memorial Park following the parade and fireworks. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Festivals & Celebrations, Community Events, Family Activity
Monday Jul 4, 2016
Crosslake
We will be OPEN July 4th, so come get your favorite smoothie! Come see us for a few fun games, drawings and snacks! ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Monday Jul 4, 2016
Enjoy fireworks over the south end of Gull Lake provided by Maddens Resort and Craguns Resort. ... read more
Categories: Festivals & Celebrations, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 5, 2016
Brainerd
Youth and Adult Master Gardening classes will teach you how to grow a garden from picking out your perfect spot to harvesting your plot. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 5, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Tuesday Jul 5, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Tuesday Jul 5, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 5, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 5, 2016
Crosslake
Hone your skills ar this two consecutive day wheel throwing pottery class for adults. Experience with a pottery wheel is necessary. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Tuesday Jul 5, 2016
Crosslake
Big Fun Tuesdays the place to be each Tuesdays this summer! Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each week. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 5, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with us. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Tuesday Jul 5, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Tuesday at 6 p.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 6, 2016
Brainerd
Legion Riders meeting at the American Legion in Brainerd. Become a member today! ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Recreation, Community Events
Wednesday Jul 6, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Wednesday Jul 6, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Wednesday Jul 6, 2016
Brainerd
Moms, bring your babies and come enjoy a morning out! Come join us to learn about the changes that occur in the weeks and months following your baby's birth, ask questions and meet other new moms in your community. ... read more
Categories: Education, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 6, 2016
Nisswa
It's off to the races every Wednesday throughout the summer with the Nisswa Turtle Races! This event is a long standing tradition in the Nisswa community that draws a huge crowd each week for family fun. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Jul 6, 2016
Crosslake
Come walk with friends! What better way to get some great exercise while chatting and laughing? ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 6, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy BINGO at Manhattan's every Wednesday! Games start at 6pm! Progressive Jackpot on our blackout round. Proceeds support the Pequot Lakes Youth Hockey Association. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Wednesday Jul 6, 2016
Nisswa
A night to come talk with gear heads and show off your cars, trucks and motorcycles! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 7, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Thursday Jul 7, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Thursday Jul 7, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Thursday Jul 7, 2016
Crosslake
Business owners, managers and key staff are invited to join us for an Explore Crosslake Business meeting. Chamber facilitated, this meeting will provide information about upcoming events, we'll learn more about new businesses in town and you'll hear ways that you can get involved to promote your business year around! ... read more
Categories: Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Community Service, Education, Community Events
Thursday Jul 7, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Thursday Jul 7, 2016
Pequot Lakes
Each Thursday in the summer, the park adjacent to the Paul Bunyan Trail transforms into a sea of tents with vendors selling a variety of unique merchandise, as well as tasty treats. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 7, 2016
Crosslake
This is a fun and educational class where children will each complete three projects to take home. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 7, 2016 - Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Nisswa
Original oils, watercolors, acrylics, giclee prints, pottery, mixed media, cards, hand-blown art glass, and more. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 7, 2016
Nisswa
Come play to get your Gull Dam prizes & bragging rights! Players get $3 Gull Dam Beers! ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 7, 2016
Brainerd
Camp Confidence offers ''Beach Party''. Bring your friends and enjoy a great evening of music, boat, swim, and share an evening on the beach with your BFF. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 7, 2016
join us for the ultimate kick off to summer party-ladies night style! Giving away FREE dinner, prizes and incredible food and drink discounts! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 7, 2016
Brainerd
Bring your lawn chair or a blanket. Relax and enjoy the sounds of the bands performing at 7 pm in Gregory Park, north side of Brainerd. A collaboration between the City of Brainerd Park & Rec. Department and The Center ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 7, 2016
Pequot Lakes
A hit on Broadway, this delightful musical show follows two great friends - the cheerful, popular Frog and the rather grumpy Toad - through four fun-filled seasons. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 8, 2016
Pine River
The ducks are ceremoniously dumped into the Pine River below the dam at the blast from a shotgun. Then they power paddle downstream 100 yards to the finish line. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 8, 2016 - Sunday Jul 10, 2016
Brainerd
The fourth of six Bracket Drag Racing weekends will be on the drag strip, with eliminations both Saturday and Sunday. The Zalusky Advanced Riding School and Road Closed Promotions' Track Day will be on the road course Saturday and Sunday, respectively. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 8, 2016 - Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Iconic Fest is a two day outdoor music festival featuring Iconic artists of 1970's - 1990's. Lineup includes John Anderson, Great White, Confederate Railroad and more. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 8, 2016
Pine River
Come join us for fresh local produce, baked goods, crafts, & on occasion ? music, demonstrations, kids? activities, & more! ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 8, 2016
Paul Bunyan Toastmasters Growing to meet the needs of busy people ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events
Friday Jul 8, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 8, 2016
Crosslake
A simple picture can become a work of art by using this cutting technique! This class is designed for teens ages 13-17. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Friday Jul 8, 2016 - Monday Sep 26, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 8, 2016
Brainerd
Meat raffle at the Legion every Friday. Up to a $50 meat packages given away. Full bar and menu. Special Dinners at 5:30 pm. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Friday Jul 8, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hosts a Meat Raffle each Friday evening. Join us for fun and basket food specials. ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Friday Jul 8, 2016
Nisswa
Live Music Every Friday & Saturday! NO COVER! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 8, 2016
Pequot Lakes
A hit on Broadway, this delightful musical show follows two great friends - the cheerful, popular Frog and the rather grumpy Toad - through four fun-filled seasons. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Nisswa
Don't miss this day of MUD, SWEAT & FEARS! Mount Ski Gull is hosting it's 2nd annual 5k Mud Run Saturday, July 9th, 2016. Compete as a team or an individual, ages 10 and up. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Staples
The 2016 Izzy Cup is a 27 hole event in a 9-9-9 format - best ball, alternate shot, and scramble. 9 am shotgun start. Do not miss this fun and challenging tournament. ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Crosslake
This fun and educational class designed for teens ages 13-17 will teach the art of paper making! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Brainerd
You may associate our Second Saturdays with our long-running Crossing Flipside Kids programming but did you know that there are also opportunities to visit with featured member artists, trunk shows with visiting artists, workshops for adults, and more? ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Brainerd
Sunshine and Silhouettes will use the power of the sun to create a special solar print on paper. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Crosslake
The Northern Minnesota Railroad Heritage Association (AKA Northern Trackers) will be celebrating their 10th Anniversary on July 9th, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with a presentation at 11 a.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Nisswa
Free energetic yoga class with Jen Paskey and The Burn! Live Music Every Friday & Saturday! NO COVER! ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Crosslake
1st Annual Crosslake Rib Cook-off for Veterans to benefit MCAV (Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans, serving Veterans throughout Minnesota. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events
Saturday Jul 9, 2016 - Tuesday Sep 27, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hostsBar Bingo every Saturday afternoon. Join us for Bingo, fun and pizza for $1.25 per slice! ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Pequot Lakes
A hit on Broadway, this delightful musical show follows two great friends - the cheerful, popular Frog and the rather grumpy Toad - through four fun-filled seasons. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Nisswa
Live Music Every Friday & Saturday! NO COVER! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Crosslake
Grab your lawn chairs, load up the family and join us in Crosslake's Town Square for free live music under the gazebo each Saturday evening through September 3, 2016. A different band each week; some old, some new, but all very entertaining and many are back by popular request. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Festivals & Celebrations, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 9, 2016
Walker
Jeff Foxworthy is one of the most respected and successful comedians in the country. Widely known for his redneck jokes, his act goes well beyond that to explore the humor in everyday family interactions and human nature, a style that has been compared to Mark Twain's. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events
Sunday Jul 10, 2016
Crosslake
Outdoor worship services take place each Sunday May 29 through September 4 in Crosslake. A stay in your car or st in a lawn chair, wear flip flops, pet friendly, come-as-you are worship. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 10, 2016 - Wednesday Sep 28, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 10, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with our NEW digital system. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation
Sunday Jul 10, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy Sunday Funday at Manhattan Beach Lodge with LIVE Music! Every Sunday from 1 - 4 p.m. ALL SUMMER LONG!! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Monday Jul 11, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Monday Jul 11, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Monday Jul 11, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Monday Jul 11, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake City Council - Meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at City Hall. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Community Events
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Brainerd
It's a day-long program to provide your teens with the tools and knowledge they need to stay safe on the roadways. Learn how to emergency brake, recover from hydroplaning and skidding, and a whole lot more. ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Brainerd
Youth and Adult Master Gardening classes will teach you how to grow a garden from picking out your perfect spot to harvesting your plot. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016 - Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Come and join us in Pequot Lakes for our traditional Bean Hole Days July 12-13, 2016! ... read more
Categories: Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Festivals & Celebrations, Community Events, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Crosslake
Gather your friends for a fun and educational class where you'll learn the process of Bisque-ware pottery. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Crosslake
Big Fun Tuesdays the place to be each Tuesdays this summer! Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each week. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Breezy Point
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Categories: Community Service, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Crosslake
Bring the family and lawn chairs and join us at the second of four Community Meetings on Tuesday, July 12, 2016 4:30 ? 6:30 p.m. at Crosslake Town Square to learn more, share your thoughts, meet your neighbors and enjoy popcorn & lemonade. Residents, Seasonal Residents, Visitors, Businesses and/or anyone with a connection to Crosslake is invited to attend! ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Join CTC as they host Business After Hours on Tuesday, July 12, 2016 from 4:30 - 6:00 pm at their location. ... read more
Categories: Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with us. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Crosslake
Join us for a fun afternoon/evening of Kayaking! The Crow Wing Paddlers Club is open to everyone. If you don't have something to paddle on, Wind Water & Wheels can supply you with a kayak, paddle and life jacket for a nominal fee. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 12, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Tuesday at 6 p.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Brainerd
Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style is open to anyone who wants to run BIR's world-class drag strip. All you need is a street-legal car, $25 and a helmet. Run the track as many times as you want until dusk. This event includes autocross as well. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Brainerd
Group of volunteers committed to making the Lakes Area a community where memory loss/dementia is understood by all and resources are readily available to assist those who need help ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Community Events
Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Crosslake
This is a fun and educational class where children will each complete three projects to take home. Projects include: pinch pot finger puppet, foil bird, and Tempra painting. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Brainerd
Moms, bring your babies and come enjoy a morning out! Come join us to learn about the changes that occur in the weeks and months following your baby's birth, ask questions and meet other new moms in your community. ... read more
Categories: Education, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Nisswa
It's off to the races every Wednesday throughout the summer with the Nisswa Turtle Races! This event is a long standing tradition in the Nisswa community that draws a huge crowd each week for family fun. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Crosslake
Come walk with friends! What better way to get some great exercise while chatting and laughing? ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy BINGO at Manhattan's every Wednesday! Games start at 6pm! Progressive Jackpot on our blackout round. Proceeds support the Pequot Lakes Youth Hockey Association. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Nisswa
A night to come talk with gear heads and show off your cars, trucks and motorcycles! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Wednesday Jul 13, 2016
Pequot Lakes
A hit on Broadway, this delightful musical show follows two great friends - the cheerful, popular Frog and the rather grumpy Toad - through four fun-filled seasons. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 14, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Thursday Jul 14, 2016
Crosslake
Youth Boating Safety Certification Course sponsored by C&C Boat Works and Crow Wing County Sheriff's Boat & Water Division will be offered on two dates this summer. Call C&C Boatworks to register as each class size is limited. Must be 12 years of age or older to participate. Life jackets provided by Whitefish Area Yacht Club. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events
Thursday Jul 14, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Thursday Jul 14, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Thursday Jul 14, 2016
Baxter
ChamberNet is a lead sharing group that meets the second and fourth Thursdays of each month. The objective is to build strong partnerships with participating member businesses and provide consumer referrals. Guests are welcome to attend up to two meetings before joining. ... read more
Categories: Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event
Thursday Jul 14, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Thursday Jul 14, 2016
Pequot Lakes
Each Thursday in the summer, the park adjacent to the Paul Bunyan Trail transforms into a sea of tents with vendors selling a variety of unique merchandise, as well as tasty treats. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 14, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Thursday Jul 14, 2016
Baxter
2nd Thursday, Happy Hour for a Cause. One of our favorite ways to give back. Supporting our community, by helping non profits thrive, is in our mission statement. Using our business and motivating our customer base to support local non profits is an important responsibility. Our way to help is by providing a place for non-profits raise funds. The 2nd Thursday program has become one of our most consistent ways to do that in the restaurant ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Family Activity, Culinary Events
Thursday Jul 14, 2016
join us for the ultimate kick off to summer party-ladies night style! Giving away FREE dinner, prizes and incredible food and drink discounts! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 14, 2016
Brainerd
Bring your lawn chair or a blanket. Relax and enjoy the sounds of the bands performing at 7 pm in Gregory Park, north side of Brainerd. A collaboration between the City of Brainerd Park & Rec. Department and The Center ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 14, 2016
Pequot Lakes
A hit on Broadway, this delightful musical show follows two great friends - the cheerful, popular Frog and the rather grumpy Toad - through four fun-filled seasons. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 14, 2016 - Saturday Jul 16, 2016
Brainerd
Nunsense is a zany musical about the Little Sisters of Hoboken who are trying to raise money to bury sisters accidently poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 15, 2016
Pine River
The ducks are ceremoniously dumped into the Pine River below the dam at the blast from a shotgun. Then they power paddle downstream 100 yards to the finish line. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 15, 2016 - Sunday Jul 17, 2016
Brainerd
Whether you?re a motorcycle racing enthusiast or not, CRA Superbike Racing is about as intense as it gets. Nothing replaces the sound of bikes screaming around the track and battling for position. ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 15, 2016
Pine River
Come join us for fresh local produce, baked goods, crafts, & on occasion ? music, demonstrations, kids? activities, & more! ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 15, 2016
Paul Bunyan Toastmasters Growing to meet the needs of busy people ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events
Friday Jul 15, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 15, 2016
Crosslake
This two-day hand building class for adults is designed to offer variety in each person's decided project! Options for project include: hand-built pottery platters, containers with lids and embellishments, sculptures, lace pottery plates and bowls, handmade tiles, fairy garden houses or bridges. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Friday Jul 15, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 15, 2016 - Monday Oct 3, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 15, 2016
Brainerd
Meat raffle at the Legion every Friday. Up to a $50 meat packages given away. Full bar and menu. Special Dinners at 5:30 pm. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Friday Jul 15, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hosts a Meat Raffle each Friday evening. Join us for fun and basket food specials. ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Friday Jul 15, 2016
Nisswa
Live Music Every Friday & Saturday! NO COVER! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 15, 2016
Pequot Lakes
A hit on Broadway, this delightful musical show follows two great friends - the cheerful, popular Frog and the rather grumpy Toad - through four fun-filled seasons. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 15, 2016
Crosslake
We're hosting good ol' fashioned Friday night outdoor movies at the US Army Corps of Engineers - Crosslake Campground this summer! You bring a blanket and/or lawn chairs and we'll provide the popcorn and water. Each movie title is family friendly and begins at dusk. Come early to enjoy a fun, educational and informational presentation which relates to the movie topic, some may include prizes! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 16, 2016
Crosslake
Take advantage of excellent shopping opportunities at the Crosslake ideal Lions Craft and Flea Market. A great variety of new, vintage and re-purposed items! Vendors welcome. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 16, 2016
Crosslake
Kayaking at the Campground Wind, Water & Wheels will teach you everything you need to know to have fun in a kayak! Join us at the Beach located in the US Army Corps of Engineers Campground. Kids and adults welcome and everything is provided (kayak, life vest and instruction) learn more about kayaking. Kids and adults welcome and everything is provided (kayak, life vest and instruction) ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 16, 2016 - Tuesday Oct 4, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 16, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hostsBar Bingo every Saturday afternoon. Join us for Bingo, fun and pizza for $1.25 per slice! ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Saturday Jul 16, 2016
Nisswa
Live Music Every Friday & Saturday! NO COVER! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 16, 2016
Aitkin
Lakes Area Music Festival Prelude Series serves as a warm up to the official Festival season. Allowing us to extend our mission throughout the region, small ensembles of Festival musicians perform chamber music in surrounding Lakes Area communities. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 16, 2016
Crosslake
Grab your lawn chairs, load up the family and join us in Crosslake's Town Square for free live music under the gazebo each Saturday evening through September 3, 2016. A different band each week; some old, some new, but all very entertaining and many are back by popular request. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Festivals & Celebrations, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 17, 2016
Crosslake
Outdoor worship services take place each Sunday May 29 through September 4 in Crosslake. A stay in your car or st in a lawn chair, wear flip flops, pet friendly, come-as-you are worship. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 17, 2016 - Wednesday Oct 5, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 17, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with our NEW digital system. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation
Sunday Jul 17, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy Sunday Funday at Manhattan Beach Lodge with LIVE Music! Every Sunday from 1 - 4 p.m. ALL SUMMER LONG!! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 17, 2016
Brainerd
Lakes Area Music Festival Prelude Series serves as a warm up to the official Festival season. Allowing us to extend our mission throughout the region, small ensembles of Festival musicians perform chamber music in surrounding Lakes Area communities. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 17, 2016
Crosslake
Lakes Area Music Festival Prelude Series serves as a warm up to the official Festival season. Allowing us to extend our mission throughout the region, small ensembles of Festival musicians perform chamber music in surrounding Lakes Area communities. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Monday Jul 18, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Monday Jul 18, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Monday Jul 18, 2016
Crosslake
This is a beginning class for those who would like to try wheel throwing with clay! You will be creating a mug, bowl, or plate on the wheel. You may be making two to three pieces that day. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Monday Jul 18, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 19, 2016
Brainerd
Youth and Adult Master Gardening classes will teach you how to grow a garden from picking out your perfect spot to harvesting your plot. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 19, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Tuesday Jul 19, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Tuesday Jul 19, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 19, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 19, 2016
Crosslake
Teens (ages 13-17) will be making one 4''x6'' linocut picture and 5 prints of that picture in this class. Drawing skills not required. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Tuesday Jul 19, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 19, 2016
Crosslake
Big Fun Tuesdays the place to be each Tuesdays this summer! Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each week. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 19, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with us. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Tuesday Jul 19, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Tuesday at 6 p.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 20, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Wednesday Jul 20, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Wednesday Jul 20, 2016
Crosslake
This is a fun and educational class where children will each compete three projects to take home. Projects include: pinch pot finger puppet, foil bird, and Tempra painting. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Wednesday Jul 20, 2016
Brainerd
Moms, bring your babies and come enjoy a morning out! Come join us to learn about the changes that occur in the weeks and months following your baby's birth, ask questions and meet other new moms in your community. ... read more
Categories: Education, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 20, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 20, 2016
Nisswa
It's off to the races every Wednesday throughout the summer with the Nisswa Turtle Races! This event is a long standing tradition in the Nisswa community that draws a huge crowd each week for family fun. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Jul 20, 2016
Brainerd
Enjoy an evening of family fun! Stroll through the grounds at the Arb, sampling fare from more than 25 local restaurants, resorts, and other Central Minnesota vendors specializing in tasty Minnesota treats! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events
Wednesday Jul 20, 2016
Crosslake
Come walk with friends! What better way to get some great exercise while chatting and laughing? ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 20, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy BINGO at Manhattan's every Wednesday! Games start at 6pm! Progressive Jackpot on our blackout round. Proceeds support the Pequot Lakes Youth Hockey Association. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Wednesday Jul 20, 2016
Nisswa
A night to come talk with gear heads and show off your cars, trucks and motorcycles! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Wednesday Jul 20, 2016 - Friday Jul 22, 2016
Brainerd
A Brainerd Community Theatre production and winner of four Outer Critics Circle Awards, Nunsense is a zany musical about the Little Sisters of Hoboken who are trying to raise money to bury sisters accidently poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 21, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Thursday Jul 21, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Thursday Jul 21, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Thursday Jul 21, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Thursday Jul 21, 2016
Pequot Lakes
Each Thursday in the summer, the park adjacent to the Paul Bunyan Trail transforms into a sea of tents with vendors selling a variety of unique merchandise, as well as tasty treats. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 21, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Thursday Jul 21, 2016
Nisswa
Sherwood Forest is excited to host Ladies night - every 3rd Thursday of the month! You will get an opportunity to unWINEd with radio celebrity Tess Taylor and celebrate good times, good company, good food and good fun! Consider this a night out for ladies with a different twist each time! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Culinary Events
Thursday Jul 21, 2016
Nisswa
Come play to get your Gull Dam prizes & bragging rights! Players get $3 Gull Dam Beers! ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 21, 2016
Crosslake
This fun and educational class designed for adults will teach the art of paper making! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Thursday Jul 21, 2016
Brainerd
Bring your lawn chair or a blanket. Relax and enjoy the sounds of the bands performing at 7 pm in Gregory Park, north side of Brainerd. A collaboration between the City of Brainerd Park & Rec. Department and The Center ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 22, 2016
Pine River
The ducks are ceremoniously dumped into the Pine River below the dam at the blast from a shotgun. Then they power paddle downstream 100 yards to the finish line. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 22, 2016 - Sunday Jul 24, 2016
Garrison
TONS of events to be enjoyed by the whole family! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Festivals & Celebrations, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 22, 2016
Pine River
Come join us for fresh local produce, baked goods, crafts, & on occasion ? music, demonstrations, kids? activities, & more! ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 22, 2016
Nisswa
Come play The Pines, one of Minnesota's top courses, and help raise funds for Central Mn Adult & Teen Challenge. This is a four-person scramble. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 22, 2016
Paul Bunyan Toastmasters Growing to meet the needs of busy people ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events
Friday Jul 22, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 22, 2016
Crosslake
This class is made up of two consecutive day sessions for teens (ages 13-17). No experience with pottery required. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Friday Jul 22, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 22, 2016 - Monday Oct 10, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 22, 2016
Brainerd
Meat raffle at the Legion every Friday. Up to a $50 meat packages given away. Full bar and menu. Special Dinners at 5:30 pm. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Friday Jul 22, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hosts a Meat Raffle each Friday evening. Join us for fun and basket food specials. ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Friday Jul 22, 2016
Nisswa
Live Music Every Friday & Saturday! NO COVER! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 22, 2016
Nisswa
Live Music Every Friday & Saturday! NO COVER! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 23, 2016 - Tuesday Oct 11, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 23, 2016
Live performance from Lee ''B one'' Sherseth. Lee is one of the best Blues singers around. Listen to songs of many of the greats, BB King, Howlin Wolf, Willie Dixon, Johnny Winters and more along with some of Lee's originals ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Saturday Jul 23, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hostsBar Bingo every Saturday afternoon. Join us for Bingo, fun and pizza for $1.25 per slice! ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Saturday Jul 23, 2016
Live Music Every Friday & Saturday! NO COVER! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 23, 2016
Crosslake
Grab your lawn chairs, load up the family and join us in Crosslake's Town Square for free live music under the gazebo each Saturday evening through September 3, 2016. A different band each week; some old, some new, but all very entertaining and many are back by popular request. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Festivals & Celebrations, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 23, 2016
Baxter
The Lakes Area's only GLOW RUN has something for everyone - a 5k run, a 2 mile walk, and a kids' 1k option all on a lighted and music filled course including the famous GLOW TUNNEL! There will be music & fun for the whole family along with awards for the ''Best Glow.'' GLOW ON! ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness, Premier Annual Events
Sunday Jul 24, 2016
Brainerd
American Legion has a breakfast buffet on the fourth Sunday of every month. ... read more
Categories: Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events
Sunday Jul 24, 2016
Crosslake
Come and enjoy na great breakfast buffet and good company at the Immaculate Heart Church in Crosslake! Menu includes: Build your own breakfast sandwich, French toast, rolls, fresh fruit and beverages. The public is welcome! ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events
Sunday Jul 24, 2016 - Wednesday Oct 12, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 24, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with our NEW digital system. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation
Sunday Jul 24, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy Sunday Funday at Manhattan Beach Lodge with LIVE Music! Every Sunday from 1 - 4 p.m. ALL SUMMER LONG!! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 24, 2016
Crosslake
Join us for a fun afternoon/evening of Kayaking! The Crow Wing Paddlers Club is open to everyone. If you don't have something to paddle on, Wind Water & Wheels can supply you with a kayak, paddle and life jacket for a nominal fee. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 24, 2016
Nisswa
Lakes Area Music Festival Prelude Series serves as a warm up to the official Festival season. Allowing us to extend our mission throughout the region, small ensembles of Festival musicians perform chamber music in surrounding Lakes Area communities. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Monday Jul 25, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Monday Jul 25, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Monday Jul 25, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 26, 2016
Brainerd
It's a day-long program to provide your teens with the tools and knowledge they need to stay safe on the roadways. Learn how to emergency brake, recover from hydroplaning and skidding, and a whole lot more. ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 26, 2016
Brainerd
Youth and Adult Master Gardening classes will teach you how to grow a garden from picking out your perfect spot to harvesting your plot. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 26, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Tuesday Jul 26, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Tuesday Jul 26, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 26, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 26, 2016
Crosslake
This fun and educational class designed for teens ages 13-17 will teach the art of paper making! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Tuesday Jul 26, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Jul 26, 2016
Crosslake
Big Fun Tuesdays the place to be each Tuesdays this summer! Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each week. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 26, 2016
Crosslake
Staring Chris Olson as ''The King'' and Doug Allen Nash as ''The Man in Black & Neil Diamond'' ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 26, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with us. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Tuesday Jul 26, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Tuesday at 6 p.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 27, 2016
Brainerd
Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style is open to anyone who wants to run BIR's world-class drag strip. All you need is a street-legal car, $25 and a helmet. Run the track as many times as you want until dusk. This event includes autocross as well. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Jul 27, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Wednesday Jul 27, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Wednesday Jul 27, 2016
Brainerd
The Center has arranged a trip to Old Log Theatre to see Million Dollar Quartet. Don't miss the Regional Premier of this Tony Award Winning Musical of a true story set on December 4, 1956, when an extraordinary twist of fate brought Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins together at Sun Records for one of the greatest jam sessions ever! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Family Activity
Wednesday Jul 27, 2016
Crosslake
This is an advanced pottery class for Teens (ages 13-18). Teens will be making their choice and ability level project. Some options are: a set of wheel thrown stoneware bowls, a set of mugs, etc. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Wednesday Jul 27, 2016
Brainerd
Moms, bring your babies and come enjoy a morning out! Come join us to learn about the changes that occur in the weeks and months following your baby's birth, ask questions and meet other new moms in your community. ... read more
Categories: Education, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 27, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 27, 2016
Nisswa
It's off to the races every Wednesday throughout the summer with the Nisswa Turtle Races! This event is a long standing tradition in the Nisswa community that draws a huge crowd each week for family fun. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Jul 27, 2016
Stop in at the Gull Lake Yacht Club on Wednesday, July 27, to enjoy a reception to Meet and Greet the new Central Lakes College President, Hara Charlier, and new Brainerd School District Superintendent, Laine Larson. ... read more
Categories: Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event
Wednesday Jul 27, 2016
Crosslake
Come walk with friends! What better way to get some great exercise while chatting and laughing? ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Jul 27, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy BINGO at Manhattan's every Wednesday! Games start at 6pm! Progressive Jackpot on our blackout round. Proceeds support the Pequot Lakes Youth Hockey Association. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Wednesday Jul 27, 2016
Nisswa
A night to come talk with gear heads and show off your cars, trucks and motorcycles! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 28, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Thursday Jul 28, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Thursday Jul 28, 2016
Crosslake
Eat, Drink, Create & Socialize with The Traveling Art Pub at Manhattan's at Manhattan Beach Lodge ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 28, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Thursday Jul 28, 2016
Baxter
ChamberNet is a lead sharing group that meets the second and fourth Thursdays of each month. The objective is to build strong partnerships with participating member businesses and provide consumer referrals. Guests are welcome to attend up to two meetings before joining. ... read more
Categories: Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event
Thursday Jul 28, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Thursday Jul 28, 2016
Crosslake
This is a fun and educational class where children will each complete three projects to take home. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 28, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Thursday Jul 28, 2016
Brainerd
Bring your lawn chair or a blanket. Relax and enjoy the sounds of the bands performing at 7 pm in Gregory Park, north side of Brainerd. A collaboration between the City of Brainerd Park & Rec. Department and The Center ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 29, 2016
Pine River
The ducks are ceremoniously dumped into the Pine River below the dam at the blast from a shotgun. Then they power paddle downstream 100 yards to the finish line. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 29, 2016 - Sunday Jul 31, 2016
Brainerd
The Bracket Drag Racing Series returns to the drag strip for races 9-10, including a Test & Tune on Friday. The Chump Car World Series is on the Competition Road Course for endurance racing ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 29, 2016
Pine River
Come join us for fresh local produce, baked goods, crafts, & on occasion ? music, demonstrations, kids? activities, & more! ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 29, 2016
Paul Bunyan Toastmasters Growing to meet the needs of busy people ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events
Friday Jul 29, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 29, 2016
Crosslake
A simple picture can become a work of art by using this cutting technique! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Friday Jul 29, 2016
Crosslake
Whitefish Area Yacht Club offers Water Safety Instruction and Swimming Classes for 3 weeks in July. The classes are offered to children ages 5 and older. Children will be assigned to classes with respect to their swimming abilities each week. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Friday Jul 29, 2016 - Monday Oct 17, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 29, 2016
Brainerd
Meat raffle at the Legion every Friday. Up to a $50 meat packages given away. Full bar and menu. Special Dinners at 5:30 pm. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Friday Jul 29, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hosts a Meat Raffle each Friday evening. Join us for fun and basket food specials. ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Friday Jul 29, 2016
Nisswa
Live Music Every Friday & Saturday! NO COVER! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Jul 29, 2016
Bernie King and The Guilty Pleasures concert. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Saturday Jul 30, 2016
Crosslake
Kayaking at the Campground Wind, Water & Wheels will teach you everything you need to know to have fun in a kayak! Join us at the Beach located in the US Army Corps of Engineers Campground. Kids and adults welcome and everything is provided (kayak, life vest and instruction) learn more about kayaking. Kids and adults welcome and everything is provided (kayak, life vest and instruction) ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 30, 2016 - Tuesday Oct 18, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 30, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hostsBar Bingo every Saturday afternoon. Join us for Bingo, fun and pizza for $1.25 per slice! ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Saturday Jul 30, 2016
Walker
Outdoor Tent Event, M.C.Hammer, SALT N PEPA, TONE LOC, SHOCK G (from Digital Underground), Tag Team. Must 18 years of age to attend. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events
Saturday Jul 30, 2016
Crosslake
Grab your lawn chairs, load up the family and join us in Crosslake's Town Square for free live music under the gazebo each Saturday evening through September 3, 2016. A different band each week; some old, some new, but all very entertaining and many are back by popular request. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Festivals & Celebrations, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 31, 2016 - Wednesday Oct 19, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 31, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with our NEW digital system. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation
Sunday Jul 31, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy Sunday Funday at Manhattan Beach Lodge with LIVE Music! Every Sunday from 1 - 4 p.m. ALL SUMMER LONG!! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 31, 2016
Brainerd
This concert features talented musicians of the Lakes Area. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Monday Aug 1, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Monday Aug 1, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Monday Aug 1, 2016 - Friday Aug 5, 2016
... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Monday Aug 1, 2016 - Friday Aug 5, 2016
Brainerd
This is Lakes Area Music Festival's annual weeklong day camp for students in first through fifth grades. The program, which is in its fifth year, will take place from 9 a.m. to noon at the Washington Educational building ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Aug 2, 2016 - Saturday Aug 6, 2016
Brainerd
The Crow Wing County Fair is now among the five largest fairs in Minnesota, with annual exhibits numbering over 6,000 and annual attendance estimated at 100,000. The fair is now an educational non-profit organization. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Tuesday Aug 2, 2016
Brainerd
Youth and Adult Master Gardening classes will teach you how to grow a garden from picking out your perfect spot to harvesting your plot. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Aug 2, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Tuesday Aug 2, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Tuesday Aug 2, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Tuesday Aug 2, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Aug 2, 2016
Crosslake
A simple picture can become a work of art by using this cutting technique! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Tuesday Aug 2, 2016
Crosslake
Big Fun Tuesdays the place to be each Tuesdays this summer! Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each week. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Aug 2, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with us. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Tuesday Aug 2, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Tuesday at 6 p.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Wednesday Aug 3, 2016
Brainerd
Legion Riders meeting at the American Legion in Brainerd. Become a member today! ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Recreation, Community Events
Wednesday Aug 3, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Wednesday Aug 3, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Wednesday Aug 3, 2016
Brainerd
Moms, bring your babies and come enjoy a morning out! Come join us to learn about the changes that occur in the weeks and months following your baby's birth, ask questions and meet other new moms in your community. ... read more
Categories: Education, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Aug 3, 2016
Nisswa
It's off to the races every Wednesday throughout the summer with the Nisswa Turtle Races! This event is a long standing tradition in the Nisswa community that draws a huge crowd each week for family fun. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Aug 3, 2016
Crosslake
Come walk with friends! What better way to get some great exercise while chatting and laughing? ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Aug 3, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy BINGO at Manhattan's every Wednesday! Games start at 6pm! Progressive Jackpot on our blackout round. Proceeds support the Pequot Lakes Youth Hockey Association. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Wednesday Aug 3, 2016
Brainerd
Enjoy listening to Ludwig van Bethoven: Piano Sonata No. 14, ''Moonlight'' Maurice Ravel: Gaspard de la nuit Gregory DeTurck, piano Arnold Schoenberg: Verklarte Nacht (Transfigured Night) ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Wednesday Aug 3, 2016
Nisswa
A night to come talk with gear heads and show off your cars, trucks and motorcycles! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 4, 2016
Brainerd
Sailing lessons for kids and adults. No sailboat? No problem! Our sailing school has been teaching kids to sail on Gull Lake for more that 50 years. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation
Thursday Aug 4, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Thursday Aug 4, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Thursday Aug 4, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Thursday Aug 4, 2016
Pequot Lakes
Each Thursday in the summer, the park adjacent to the Paul Bunyan Trail transforms into a sea of tents with vendors selling a variety of unique merchandise, as well as tasty treats. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 4, 2016
Crosslake
Teens (ages 13-18) will be working on the potter's wheel and will make either a bowl, mug or plate. Depending on the student they may make more than one of these pieces. Each student will have their own potter's wheel to work on. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Thursday Aug 4, 2016
Nisswa
Come play to get your Gull Dam prizes & bragging rights! Players get $3 Gull Dam Beers! ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 4, 2016
Brainerd
Bring your lawn chair or a blanket. Relax and enjoy the sounds of the bands performing at 7 pm in Gregory Park, north side of Brainerd. A collaboration between the City of Brainerd Park & Rec. Department and The Center ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Aug 5, 2016
Pine River
The ducks are ceremoniously dumped into the Pine River below the dam at the blast from a shotgun. Then they power paddle downstream 100 yards to the finish line. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Aug 5, 2016 - Sunday Aug 7, 2016
Brainerd
Powercruise is the place you can do everything with your car that you are NOT allowed to do anywhere else. Drive the track with your car with your friends and family in there with you. ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Aug 5, 2016
Pine River
Come join us for fresh local produce, baked goods, crafts, & on occasion ? music, demonstrations, kids? activities, & more! ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Aug 5, 2016
Paul Bunyan Toastmasters Growing to meet the needs of busy people ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events
Friday Aug 5, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Aug 5, 2016
Crosslake
This fun and educational class designed for teens ages 13-17 will teach the art of paper making! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Friday Aug 5, 2016 - Monday Oct 24, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Aug 5, 2016
Brainerd
Meat raffle at the Legion every Friday. Up to a $50 meat packages given away. Full bar and menu. Special Dinners at 5:30 pm. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Friday Aug 5, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hosts a Meat Raffle each Friday evening. Join us for fun and basket food specials. ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Friday Aug 5, 2016
Nisswa
TAP events are scheduled monthly at our local destinations where guests gather together to create original works of art. Enjoy this creative adventure with friends, co-workers, family, spouses or strangers alike! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Aug 5, 2016
Nisswa
Enjoy a cocktail hour while being serenaded by a professional string quartet, then sit down to a gourmet dinner and a full evening?s entertainment. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 6, 2016
Crosslake
This is a fun and educational class where children will each complete three projects to take home. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 6, 2016 - Tuesday Oct 25, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 6, 2016
Crosslake
Join us for a fun afternoon/evening of Kayaking! The Crow Wing Paddlers Club is open to everyone. If you don't have something to paddle on, Wind Water & Wheels can supply you with a kayak, paddle and life jacket for a nominal fee. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 6, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hostsBar Bingo every Saturday afternoon. Join us for Bingo, fun and pizza for $1.25 per slice! ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Saturday Aug 6, 2016
Deerwood
Don’t miss the swankiest party in town, as international opera stars serenade you with classics from the American songbook. Enjoy a cocktail hour while being serenaded by a professional string quartet, then sit down to a gourmet dinner and a full evening’s entertainment. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 6, 2016
Crosslake
Grab your lawn chairs, load up the family and join us in Crosslake's Town Square for free live music under the gazebo each Saturday evening through September 3, 2016. A different band each week; some old, some new, but all very entertaining and many are back by popular request. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Festivals & Celebrations, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 7, 2016
Crosslake
Outdoor worship services take place each Sunday May 29 through September 4 in Crosslake. A stay in your car or st in a lawn chair, wear flip flops, pet friendly, come-as-you are worship. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 7, 2016 - Wednesday Oct 26, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 7, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with our NEW digital system. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation
Sunday Aug 7, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy Sunday Funday at Manhattan Beach Lodge with LIVE Music! Every Sunday from 1 - 4 p.m. ALL SUMMER LONG!! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 7, 2016
Brainerd
A pre-concert performance by our young Explore Music! Alexander Pena, Explore Music! Director said, ''I get such a thrill from first working to ignite artistic passion among our students over the course of the week, and later once they return to our Family Concert to watch me perform on the viola as part of the orchestra – how rare an opportunity for a child to feel a direct connection to what is happening on stage!'' ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 7, 2016
Live performance from return artists Bruce Neuman and Tiki D. Relax your Sunday away on this Island themed cruise with Margarita Specials and Great music from many of your favorites and some of their own originals. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Monday Aug 8, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Monday Aug 8, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake City Council - Meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at City Hall. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Community Events
Tuesday Aug 9, 2016
Brainerd
It's a day-long program to provide your teens with the tools and knowledge they need to stay safe on the roadways. Learn how to emergency brake, recover from hydroplaning and skidding, and a whole lot more. ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Aug 9, 2016
Brainerd
Youth and Adult Master Gardening classes will teach you how to grow a garden from picking out your perfect spot to harvesting your plot. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Aug 9, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Tuesday Aug 9, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Tuesday Aug 9, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Aug 9, 2016
Crosslake
Teens (ages 13-17) will be making one 4''x6'' linocut picture and 5 prints of that picture in this class. Drawing skills not required. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Tuesday Aug 9, 2016
Crosslake
Big Fun Tuesdays the place to be each Tuesdays this summer! Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each week. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Aug 9, 2016
Manhattan Beach
Join Edgewood Vista as they host a Business After Hours on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 from 4:30 - 6:00 pm in Brainerd, MN. ... read more
Categories: Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event
Tuesday Aug 9, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with us. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Tuesday Aug 9, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Tuesday at 6 p.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Wednesday Aug 10, 2016
Brainerd
Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style is open to anyone who wants to run BIR's world-class drag strip. All you need is a street-legal car, $25 and a helmet. Run the track as many times as you want until dusk. This event includes autocross as well. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Aug 10, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Wednesday Aug 10, 2016
Group of volunteers committed to making the Lakes Area a community where memory loss/dementia is understood by all and resources are readily available to assist those who need help ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Community Events
Wednesday Aug 10, 2016 - Thursday Aug 11, 2016
Brainerd
Join us for this two-day workshop where participants will discuss some of the most vulnerable aspects of being a human being within the context of their business or organizational environment. ... read more
Categories: Education
Wednesday Aug 10, 2016
Crosslake
This is a fun and educational class where children will each complete three projects to take home. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Wednesday Aug 10, 2016
Brainerd
Moms, bring your babies and come enjoy a morning out! Come join us to learn about the changes that occur in the weeks and months following your baby's birth, ask questions and meet other new moms in your community. ... read more
Categories: Education, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Aug 10, 2016
Nisswa
It's off to the races every Wednesday throughout the summer with the Nisswa Turtle Races! This event is a long standing tradition in the Nisswa community that draws a huge crowd each week for family fun. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Aug 10, 2016
Pequot Lakes
The Ideal Volunteer Fire Department welcomes everyone to come to their Annual Beef Feed   Menu:  Sliced Beef, Coleslaw, Roll and All You Can Eat corn on the cob and watermelon.   Bring your friends and enjoy a delicious meal! Proceeds will benefit the Ideal Volunteer Fire Department ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Culinary Events
Wednesday Aug 10, 2016
Crosslake
Come walk with friends! What better way to get some great exercise while chatting and laughing? ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Aug 10, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy BINGO at Manhattan's every Wednesday! Games start at 6pm! Progressive Jackpot on our blackout round. Proceeds support the Pequot Lakes Youth Hockey Association. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Wednesday Aug 10, 2016
Nisswa
A night to come talk with gear heads and show off your cars, trucks and motorcycles! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 11, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Thursday Aug 11, 2016 - Sunday Aug 14, 2016
Little Falls
Visit the Minnesota Fishing Museum booth during fair hours at the Morrison County Fair in the Deer Hunters Building. Sign up for a free door prize and pick up promotional materials ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 11, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Thursday Aug 11, 2016
Baxter
ChamberNet is a lead sharing group that meets the second and fourth Thursdays of each month. The objective is to build strong partnerships with participating member businesses and provide consumer referrals. Guests are welcome to attend up to two meetings before joining. ... read more
Categories: Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event
Thursday Aug 11, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Thursday Aug 11, 2016
Pequot Lakes
Each Thursday in the summer, the park adjacent to the Paul Bunyan Trail transforms into a sea of tents with vendors selling a variety of unique merchandise, as well as tasty treats. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 11, 2016
Crosslake
For more than 10 years Lake Country Crafts & Cones has been hosting an annual ice cream eating contest! With categories for all ages, it's not just the kids who dive into the bowls to compete. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 11, 2016
Baxter
2nd Thursday, Happy Hour for a Cause. One of our favorite ways to give back. Supporting our community, by helping non profits thrive, is in our mission statement. Using our business and motivating our customer base to support local non profits is an important responsibility. Our way to help is by providing a place for non-profits raise funds. The 2nd Thursday program has become one of our most consistent ways to do that in the restaurant ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Family Activity, Culinary Events
Thursday Aug 11, 2016
Crosslake
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Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Thursday Aug 11, 2016
Brainerd
Bring your lawn chair or a blanket. Relax and enjoy the sounds of the bands performing at 7 pm in Gregory Park, north side of Brainerd. A collaboration between the City of Brainerd Park & Rec. Department and The Center ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Aug 12, 2016
Pine River
The ducks are ceremoniously dumped into the Pine River below the dam at the blast from a shotgun. Then they power paddle downstream 100 yards to the finish line. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Aug 12, 2016 - Sunday Aug 14, 2016
Brainerd
Most of the drag racers who compete at Thunder also compete in the Sportsman classes during the NHRA Nationals, so the new format allows them to knock out both events in one long week, creating an NHRA Megaweek for racers and fans alike. ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Aug 12, 2016
Pine River
Come join us for fresh local produce, baked goods, crafts, & on occasion ? music, demonstrations, kids? activities, & more! ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Aug 12, 2016
Paul Bunyan Toastmasters Growing to meet the needs of busy people ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events
Friday Aug 12, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Aug 12, 2016 - Saturday Aug 13, 2016
Crosslake
Two consecutive day wheel throwing class for adults. Project options are: a set of wheel-thrown bowls, set of mugs, etc. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Friday Aug 12, 2016 - Monday Oct 31, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Aug 12, 2016
Brainerd
Meat raffle at the Legion every Friday. Up to a $50 meat packages given away. Full bar and menu. Special Dinners at 5:30 pm. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Friday Aug 12, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hosts a Meat Raffle each Friday evening. Join us for fun and basket food specials. ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Friday Aug 12, 2016
Crosslake
We're hosting good ol' fashioned Friday night outdoor movies at the US Army Corps of Engineers - Crosslake Campground this summer! You bring a blanket and/or lawn chairs and we'll provide the popcorn and water. Each movie title is family friendly and begins at dusk. Come early to enjoy a fun, educational and informational presentation which relates to the movie topic, some may include prizes! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 13, 2016
Pequot Lakes
Come to the Chokecherry capital of the world for the 9th annual Chokecherry festival! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Festivals & Celebrations, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Saturday Aug 13, 2016
Pequot Lakes
Create awareness of violence against women & children while promoting your own health!  With three different races, there's something for everyone in the family. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Recreation, Community Events
Saturday Aug 13, 2016 - Sunday Aug 14, 2016
Brainerd
John Taylor Ward, Artistic Director, said, ''The Lakes Area Music Festival’s opera productions give the nation’s top emerging talents a chance to sink their teeth into the great roles of the operatic repertoire. Our team of singers and instrumentalists works together with an all-star production team to bring the unique magic of opera to the Lakes Area.'' ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 13, 2016
Breezy Point
10th Annual Swanson's Melanoma Golf Open Fundraiser benefits the Pay It Forward Brainerd Lakes Area Cancer Fund to help families experiencing this journey. Participate in this golf tournament for a fantastic day of great golf, prizes and dining and help Pay It Forward too! ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 13, 2016
Swanson's Melanoma Open! Golf for a good cause on a great course. ... read more
Categories: Fundraising Events
Saturday Aug 13, 2016 - Sunday Aug 14, 2016
Brainerd
This workshop is for everyone working in the fields of mental health and addiction recovery, including those in the process of recovery, sponsors, counselors, addiction coaches and therapists. ... read more
Categories: Education
Saturday Aug 13, 2016
Brainerd
You may associate our Second Saturdays with our long-running Crossing Flipside Kids programming but did you know that there are also opportunities to visit with featured member artists, trunk shows with visiting artists, workshops for adults, and more? ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 13, 2016
Brainerd
Flying high while you create and decorate your own kite and (weather permitting) take a test flight. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 13, 2016
Crosslake
Kayaking at the Campground Wind, Water & Wheels will teach you everything you need to know to have fun in a kayak! Join us at the Beach located in the US Army Corps of Engineers Campground. Kids and adults welcome and everything is provided (kayak, life vest and instruction) learn more about kayaking. Kids and adults welcome and everything is provided (kayak, life vest and instruction) ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 13, 2016 - Tuesday Nov 1, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 13, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hostsBar Bingo every Saturday afternoon. Join us for Bingo, fun and pizza for $1.25 per slice! ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Saturday Aug 13, 2016
Crosby
Join us for a Summer Soiree and take an Adventure in Parrotdise, the ultimate tribute to Jimmy Buffet. Enjoy tropical appetizers, silent auctions, and boat drinks ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 13, 2016
Crosslake
Grab your lawn chairs, load up the family and join us in Crosslake's Town Square for free live music under the gazebo each Saturday evening through September 3, 2016. A different band each week; some old, some new, but all very entertaining and many are back by popular request. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Festivals & Celebrations, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 14, 2016 - Wednesday Nov 2, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 14, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with our NEW digital system. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation
Sunday Aug 14, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy Sunday Funday at Manhattan Beach Lodge with LIVE Music! Every Sunday from 1 - 4 p.m. ALL SUMMER LONG!! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Monday Aug 15, 2016 - Sunday Aug 21, 2016
Brainerd
This year hardcore fans are in for an even bigger treat, the entire event opens the weekend prior to the Lucas Oil Nationals with the Division 5 Lucas Oil Points Race August 12-14! 12 days in all this is going to be one crazy Lucas Oil event! The NHRA features the world?s best drag racers, the fastest cars, the most insane race fans and an experience like no other. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing, Premier Annual Events
Monday Aug 15, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Tuesday Aug 16, 2016
Brainerd
Youth and Adult Master Gardening classes will teach you how to grow a garden from picking out your perfect spot to harvesting your plot. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Tuesday Aug 16, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Tuesday Aug 16, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Tuesday Aug 16, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Aug 16, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with us. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Tuesday Aug 16, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Tuesday at 6 p.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Tuesday Aug 16, 2016
Crosslake
Gather your friends for a fun and educational class where you'll learn the process of Bisque-ware pottery. You will choose from a selection of handmade bisque-ware pieces to glaze. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events, Family Activity
Wednesday Aug 17, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Wednesday Aug 17, 2016
Nisswa
The Brainerd Lakes Chamber invites you to participate in the 27th Annual Chamber Golf Tournament & Fundraiser on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at The Pines at Grand View Lodge. This is a great day of networking and fun! ... read more
Categories: Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Recreation, Fundraising Events, Premier Annual Events
Wednesday Aug 17, 2016
Crosslake
Teens (ages 13-18) will be working on the potter's wheel and will make either a bowl, mug or plate. Depending on the student they may make more than one of these pieces. Each student will have their own potter's wheel to work on. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Wednesday Aug 17, 2016
Brainerd
Moms, bring your babies and come enjoy a morning out! Come join us to learn about the changes that occur in the weeks and months following your baby's birth, ask questions and meet other new moms in your community. ... read more
Categories: Education, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Aug 17, 2016
Nisswa
It's off to the races every Wednesday throughout the summer with the Nisswa Turtle Races! This event is a long standing tradition in the Nisswa community that draws a huge crowd each week for family fun. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Aug 17, 2016
Crosslake
Come walk with friends! What better way to get some great exercise while chatting and laughing? ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Aug 17, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy BINGO at Manhattan's every Wednesday! Games start at 6pm! Progressive Jackpot on our blackout round. Proceeds support the Pequot Lakes Youth Hockey Association. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Wednesday Aug 17, 2016
Brainerd
Since 1997, St Paul Ballet (SPB) has built the foundation of an organization which is poised to grow exponentially into a leading dance company in the Twin Cities. SPB maintains a repertoire of classical, neo-classical and contemporary works, ranging from full-length story ballets to original works by its own choreographers as well as those on the cusp of being discovered. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Wednesday Aug 17, 2016
Nisswa
A night to come talk with gear heads and show off your cars, trucks and motorcycles! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 18, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Thursday Aug 18, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Thursday Aug 18, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Thursday Aug 18, 2016
Pequot Lakes
Each Thursday in the summer, the park adjacent to the Paul Bunyan Trail transforms into a sea of tents with vendors selling a variety of unique merchandise, as well as tasty treats. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 18, 2016
Nisswa
Sherwood Forest is excited to host Ladies night - every 3rd Thursday of the month! You will get an opportunity to unWINEd with radio celebrity Tess Taylor and celebrate good times, good company, good food and good fun! Consider this a night out for ladies with a different twist each time! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Culinary Events
Thursday Aug 18, 2016
Nisswa
Come play to get your Gull Dam prizes & bragging rights! Players get $3 Gull Dam Beers! ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 18, 2016
Brainerd
Camp Confidence says Goodbye at our'' Farwell Camp''. Seasonal statt are throwing a party to say ''THANK YOU'' for teaching thems so much about life. Come and Enjoy! Stay tuned for this year's theme. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 18, 2016
Crosslake
Join us for a fun afternoon/evening of Kayaking! The Crow Wing Paddlers Club is open to everyone. If you don't have something to paddle on, Wind Water & Wheels can supply you with a kayak, paddle and life jacket for a nominal fee. ... read more
Categories: Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 18, 2016
Brainerd
Bring your lawn chair or a blanket. Relax and enjoy the sounds of the bands performing at 7 pm in Gregory Park, north side of Brainerd. A collaboration between the City of Brainerd Park & Rec. Department and The Center ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Aug 19, 2016
Pine River
Come join us for fresh local produce, baked goods, crafts, & on occasion ? music, demonstrations, kids? activities, & more! ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Aug 19, 2016
Paul Bunyan Toastmasters Growing to meet the needs of busy people ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events
Friday Aug 19, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Aug 19, 2016 - Monday Nov 7, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Aug 19, 2016
Brainerd
Meat raffle at the Legion every Friday. Up to a $50 meat packages given away. Full bar and menu. Special Dinners at 5:30 pm. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Friday Aug 19, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hosts a Meat Raffle each Friday evening. Join us for fun and basket food specials. ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Saturday Aug 20, 2016
Baxter
Experience a cascade of color! Join us for the Kaleidoscope 5K Fund Run & Walk for Hope benefiting Central MN Adult & Teen Challenge in Brainerd. The walk/run takes place on the Baxter trail system and has both a 1 mile option and 5K (3.1 mile) option. ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Saturday Aug 20, 2016
Crosslake
Take advantage of excellent shopping opportunities at the Crosslake ideal Lions Craft and Flea Market. A great variety of new, vintage and re-purposed items! Vendors welcome. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 20, 2016
Crosslake
A simple picture can become a work of art by using this cutting technique! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Education, Community Events
Saturday Aug 20, 2016 - Tuesday Nov 8, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 20, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hostsBar Bingo every Saturday afternoon. Join us for Bingo, fun and pizza for $1.25 per slice! ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Saturday Aug 20, 2016 - Sunday Aug 21, 2016
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Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 20, 2016
Crosslake
Grab your lawn chairs, load up the family and join us in Crosslake's Town Square for free live music under the gazebo each Saturday evening through September 3, 2016. A different band each week; some old, some new, but all very entertaining and many are back by popular request. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Festivals & Celebrations, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 20, 2016
Evergreen Grass Band in concert. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Sunday Aug 21, 2016 - Wednesday Nov 9, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 21, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with our NEW digital system. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation
Sunday Aug 21, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy Sunday Funday at Manhattan Beach Lodge with LIVE Music! Every Sunday from 1 - 4 p.m. ALL SUMMER LONG!! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Monday Aug 22, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Tuesday Aug 23, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Tuesday Aug 23, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Tuesday Aug 23, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Tuesday Aug 23, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with us. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Tuesday Aug 23, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Tuesday at 6 p.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Wednesday Aug 24, 2016 - Sunday Aug 28, 2016
Pine River
Located in the beautiful Brainerd Lakes area in Pine River, MN, this festival features the best in national touring and Minnesota bluegrass bands, along with professional Emcees, a top-notch sound system, a beautiful stage and a big tent for shade and rain protection (bring your lawn chairs). There are over 40 professional bluegrass shows in all over the 4-day weekend. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Festivals & Celebrations, Community Events, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Wednesday Aug 24, 2016
Brainerd
Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style is open to anyone who wants to run BIR's world-class drag strip. All you need is a street-legal car, $25 and a helmet. Run the track as many times as you want until dusk. This event includes autocross as well. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday Aug 24, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Wednesday Aug 24, 2016
Brainerd
Moms, bring your babies and come enjoy a morning out! Come join us to learn about the changes that occur in the weeks and months following your baby's birth, ask questions and meet other new moms in your community. ... read more
Categories: Education, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Aug 24, 2016
Join American Legion Brainerd, Post 255 for their BusinessNOW Social and Fundraising Event on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Contributions are being requested for the five larger than life oil paintings depicting the history of the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard that are on display permanently at the Committal Hall at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery north of Little Falls. ... read more
Categories: Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event
Wednesday Aug 24, 2016
Crosslake
Come walk with friends! What better way to get some great exercise while chatting and laughing? ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Wednesday Aug 24, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy BINGO at Manhattan's every Wednesday! Games start at 6pm! Progressive Jackpot on our blackout round. Proceeds support the Pequot Lakes Youth Hockey Association. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Wednesday Aug 24, 2016
Nisswa
A night to come talk with gear heads and show off your cars, trucks and motorcycles! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 25, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service
Thursday Aug 25, 2016
Yoga sculpt class at The Burn every Thursday at 6 a.m . ... read more
Categories: Health & Wellness
Thursday Aug 25, 2016
Baxter
ChamberNet is a lead sharing group that meets the second and fourth Thursdays of each month. The objective is to build strong partnerships with participating member businesses and provide consumer referrals. Guests are welcome to attend up to two meetings before joining. ... read more
Categories: Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event
Thursday Aug 25, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Thursday Aug 25, 2016
Crosslake
Eat, Drink, Create & Socialize with The Traveling Art Pub at Manhattan's at Manhattan Beach Lodge ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 25, 2016
Brainerd
Bring your lawn chair or a blanket. Relax and enjoy the sounds of the bands performing at 7 pm in Gregory Park, north side of Brainerd. A collaboration between the City of Brainerd Park & Rec. Department and The Center ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Aug 26, 2016 - Sunday Aug 28, 2016
Brainerd
Whether you’re a motorcycle racing enthusiast or not, CRA Superbike Racing is about as intense as it gets. Nothing replaces the sound of bikes screaming around the track and battling for position. Within inches of each other, they’ll fly around the corners, close enough to the ground that they’re dragging their knee on the ground. The edge of your seat will get a workout. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Aug 26, 2016
Pine River
Come join us for fresh local produce, baked goods, crafts, & on occasion ? music, demonstrations, kids? activities, & more! ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Aug 26, 2016
Paul Bunyan Toastmasters Growing to meet the needs of busy people ... read more
Categories: Education, Community Events
Friday Aug 26, 2016
Baxter
Mmmmmm! Fresh locally grown produce from the Brainerd/Nisswa area. Can it get any better? ... read more
Categories: Community Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Friday Aug 26, 2016 - Monday Nov 14, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Friday Aug 26, 2016
Brainerd
Meat raffle at the Legion every Friday. Up to a $50 meat packages given away. Full bar and menu. Special Dinners at 5:30 pm. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events
Friday Aug 26, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hosts a Meat Raffle each Friday evening. Join us for fun and basket food specials. ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Friday Aug 26, 2016 - Sunday Aug 28, 2016
Night ride and MN Mountain Bike Series Race Program. ... read more
Saturday Aug 27, 2016
Baxter
The wide sand beach, protected swim area, and quiet, dead-end residential roads will create a fun and safe venue for beginner and experienced youth triathletes alike ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing, Health & Wellness
Saturday Aug 27, 2016
Crosslake
Kayaking at the Campground Wind, Water & Wheels will teach you everything you need to know to have fun in a kayak! Join us at the Beach located in the US Army Corps of Engineers Campground. Kids and adults welcome and everything is provided (kayak, life vest and instruction) learn more about kayaking. Kids and adults welcome and everything is provided (kayak, life vest and instruction) ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Education, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Saturday Aug 27, 2016 - Tuesday Nov 15, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 27, 2016
Live performance from Seth Doud. Details to come! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Saturday Aug 27, 2016
Crosslake
Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500 hostsBar Bingo every Saturday afternoon. Join us for Bingo, fun and pizza for $1.25 per slice! ... read more
Categories: Community Events
Saturday Aug 27, 2016
Crosslake
Grab your lawn chairs, load up the family and join us in Crosslake's Town Square for free live music under the gazebo each Saturday evening through September 3, 2016. A different band each week; some old, some new, but all very entertaining and many are back by popular request. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Festivals & Celebrations, Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 28, 2016
Baxter
The race begins with a 1/4-mile swim in Whipple Lake (known for its calm waters), then switches to a 14-mile bike through the rolling hills surrounding the Baxter / Brainerd Lakes area,(staying off of Hwy 210) and ends with a very flat 3.2 mile run through a quiet residential area. ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Events, Family Activity, Racing, Health & Wellness
Sunday Aug 28, 2016
Brainerd
American Legion has a breakfast buffet on the fourth Sunday of every month. ... read more
Categories: Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events
Sunday Aug 28, 2016 - Wednesday Nov 16, 2016
East Gull Lake
Come and Join us on our Patio for music every Friday and Saturday evening and Sunday afternoons. Different musicians and styles for your listening enjoyment. Bring your friends and family. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 28, 2016
Breezy Point
Attend the 2nd annual NLYHA Golf Tournament Fundraiser on the beautiful Deacon's Lodge Golf Course! Northern Lakes Youth Hockey Association is a non-profit 501(c)(3) volunteer-driven organization serving 250 players across the school districts and communities of Aitkin, Crosby-Ironton, Crosslake, Pequot Lakes and Pine River-Backus. ... read more
Categories: Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Sunday Aug 28, 2016
Brainerd
Bar Bingo with our NEW digital system. Full menu and bar. Pull tabs available. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation
Sunday Aug 28, 2016
Crosslake
Enjoy Sunday Funday at Manhattan Beach Lodge with LIVE Music! Every Sunday from 1 - 4 p.m. ALL SUMMER LONG!! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 28, 2016
Breezy Point
This will be a four person scramble with a shot-gun start at 1 pm with dinner and an awards banquet following. ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Monday Aug 29, 2016
Brainerd
In an effort to meet youth hunger needs during the summer months, the Brainerd School District and Operation Sandwich will begin providing free meals to students 18 years of age and younger in June. ... read more
Categories: Community Service