Arts-and-Culture

Arts, Culture, & Entertainment

Plays, arts exhibits, concerts, museums – all these cultural opportunities and many more are available in the Brainerd Lakes Area. The Crossing Arts Alliance, in the Franklin Arts Center in Brainerd, promotes a variety of arts events in the region. Central Lakes College Theatre supports community plays as well as the popular Cultural Arts Series, which brings nationally recognized performers to Brainerd Lakes Area stages. Each fall, the Geritol Frolics host its vaudeville-style shows. Throughout the year, you will find a variety of arts and crafts shows, often associated with community festivals. You also will discover a growing number of music concerts, especially summer concert series in cities throughout the region as well as live bands at area restaurants and nightclubs. A number of museums offer a window to the past. These museums include the Crow Wing County Historical Society’s museum in Brainerd as well as historical exhibits in Crosby, Crosslake, Nisswa and Pequot Lakes. In addition, the Northern Minnesota Railroad Heritage Association hosts a train exhibit in Crosslake, depicting the logging and mining history of this region.

Events Calendar - Arts, Culture and Entertainment

Thursday Jan 1, 2015 - Thursday Dec 31, 2015
Pequot Lakes
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event
Saturday Mar 28, 2015
Pequot Lakes
GLAPA presents Ken Ludwig's ''The Game's Afoot'' or Holmes for the Holidays. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Mar 28, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Mar 29, 2015
Pequot Lakes
GLAPA presents Ken Ludwig's ''The Game's Afoot'' or Holmes for the Holidays. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Mar 31, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Apr 1, 2015
Manhattan Beach
Come to Manhattan's for BINGO! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Apr 3, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Apr 4, 2015
Brainerd
Bring Easter baskets to collect eggs! Free candy and lots of fun with the Easter Bunny! Recommended for kids aged 2-7. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Apr 4, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Apr 4, 2015
Crosslake
Crosslake Ideal Lions will host the annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4, 2015 at the US Army Corp of Engineers Recreation Area in Crosslake. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Service, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Apr 7, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Apr 8, 2015
Manhattan Beach
Come to Manhattan's for BINGO! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Apr 10, 2015 - Sunday Apr 12, 2015
Brainerd
We have high expectations of excitement this year for the Annual Home Show with the renovations taking place at the Essentia Health Sports Center. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Apr 10, 2015 - Saturday Apr 11, 2015
Nisswa
The 19th Annual YMCA Charity Ball is the lakes are Premiere fundraising event! Held at Grandview Lodge's Gull Lake Center. Dinner, Silent Auction, and live Entertainment provided by THE JOHNNY HOLM BAND. This year, our evening Emcee is Jason DeRusha, WCCO News Anchor. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Friday Apr 10, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Apr 11, 2015
Brainerd
This Horticulture Day includes a variety of classes along with vendors, exhibitors, silent auction and door prizes. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Apr 11, 2015
Brainerd
Flipside offers art events on the second Saturday of each month for children of all ages. Parents, grandparents, and other caregivers are welcome. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Apr 11, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Apr 14, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Apr 15, 2015
Brainerd
Find out the real stories behind what we all thought we knew about the history of quilting. View quilt squares, small quilts, and pictures of period pieces. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Community Event, Family Activity
Wednesday Apr 15, 2015
Manhattan Beach
Come to Manhattan's for BINGO! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Apr 17, 2015 - Saturday Apr 18, 2015
Crosby
LIVING LOCAL EXPO Featuring: - Beautiful Baby Contest - Wine Tasting - Entertainment - Presenters - Special Interest Breakout Sessions - People's Choice Booth Contest - Attendees will be voting on best-dressed booth - All types of businesses, arts, crafts and home-based businesses are welcome. - No flea market items are allowed. - Something for Everyone. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Apr 17, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Apr 18, 2015
Crosslake
All participating bars will have a mini golf hole set up inside their bar for you to play. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Apr 18, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Apr 18, 2015
Brainerd
Craft beer and wine tastings, food and games. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Apr 18, 2015
Pequot Lakes
The ''Looney Lutheran'' Comedians will be tickling your funny bone as part of the Great Lakes Area Performing Arts (GLAPA) season. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Apr 21, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Apr 22, 2015
Manhattan Beach
Come to Manhattan's for BINGO! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Thursday Apr 23, 2015
Brainerd
Featuring the music of rock icons that filled stadiums across the world! Be blown away by the music of such rockers as The Who, Cheap Trick, Bon Jovi, Tom Petty, Styx, Night Ranger, REO, Kansas, Boston, Queen, Aerosmith, Heart, Deep Purple, and many many others! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Apr 24, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Apr 24, 2015
Brainerd
CELEBRATE ARBOR DAY AT THE NORTHLAND ARBORETUM! Enjoy fine wine and craft beer sampling paired with different foods at our Northland Arboretum Arbor Day Fundraiser. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Culinary Event
Saturday Apr 25, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Monday Apr 27, 2015
Nisswa
Sparky and Rhonda Rucker's concert performance is a humor filled journey through 400 years of African-American cultural and folk history, encompassing old-time blues, Appalachian music, slave songs, Civil War music, spirituals, work songs, ballads, Civil Rights music, and Sparky's own original compositions. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Apr 28, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Apr 29, 2015
Manhattan Beach
Come to Manhattan's for BINGO! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Thursday Apr 30, 2015
Brainerd
Join us for our Annual Brainerd Banquet featuring a Silent Auction, Dinner, and Program including The MN Adult & Teen Challenge Choir and Special Guest Speakers Larry and Janice Brown, parents of Navy SEAL Team SIX Operator, Adam Brown. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Thursday Apr 30, 2015 - Saturday May 2, 2015
Brainerd
Hilarity abounds in this madcap Italian comedy of lovers, lawyers, servants, and twenty-seven plates of meatballs. Betrothed couple Silvio and Clarice are devastated when a previous fiancé reappears, back-from-the-dead. In this wild farce things, and people, are not what they seem ? disguises, traps, and tricks produce a whirlwind of mass confusion. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday May 1, 2015 - Saturday May 2, 2015
Brainerd
The zombies are getting closer! Beware! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday May 1, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday May 1, 2015
Nisswa
Mark Kroos plays two guitar necks at the same time in a style characterized by open harmonies, polyphonic textures, and incredible tapping technique. His musical madness is as entertaining to watch as to listen to. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday May 2, 2015 - Sunday May 3, 2015
Brainerd
Teams of drivers will compete in 9- and 7-hour endurance races Saturday and Sunday, respectively, on BIR?s road course. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Saturday May 2, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday May 3, 2015 - Monday May 4, 2015
Brainerd
Good Samaritan's biggest FRIENDraiser of the year! Hundreds of bowlers raise a minimum of $50 in pledges and enjoy 1 1/2 hours of bowling, shoe rental and a chance to win hundred of door prizes. We're bowling for fun...not scores! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Sunday May 3, 2015
Nisswa
Join us for Sips, Sisterhood, & Savories at the Afternoon Tea for Hope. Enjoy afternoon tea, savory treats, & delectable desserts. Music will be performed by local talent, with flowers & decor by Bloom Designs, a silent auction, and a photo booth. Hats & gloves encouraged! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Service, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Tuesday May 5, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday May 6, 2015
Brainerd
The Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style program is a chance for anyone with a street-legal car, truck or motorcycle to race on BIR's world-class drag strip as many times as you want. You get to use the light tree, the burnout box and the scoreboard. We even have an announcer calling the action. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Wednesday May 6, 2015
Manhattan Beach
Come to Manhattan's for BINGO! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Thursday May 7, 2015 - Saturday May 9, 2015
Brainerd
Hilarity abounds in this madcap Italian comedy of lovers, lawyers, servants, and twenty-seven plates of meatballs. Betrothed couple Silvio and Clarice are devastated when a previous fiancé reappears, back-from-the-dead. In this wild farce things, and people, are not what they seem ? disguises, traps, and tricks produce a whirlwind of mass confusion. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday May 8, 2015 - Sunday May 10, 2015
Brainerd
Brainerd International Raceway's Bracket Drag Racing Series is on the drag strip while high-flying Superbike racing takes on the 2.5-mile Competition Road Course. It?s the first of six Bracket Drag Racing weekends, which features 250-plus drivers competing in 10 classes in dragsters, cars, trucks, bikes, snowmobiles and Junior Dragsters. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday May 8, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday May 9, 2015
Brainerd
Spring Arts and Craft Festival featuring 150+ artists/crafters with quality handmade items! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday May 9, 2015 - Sunday May 10, 2015
Backus
Foothills Alpaca Farm is having an open tour! You can visit with the alpacas on the farm and check out their fleece. Also there will be a spinning demonstration. You can also register to win a 10'' teddy bear. Be sure to check out the farm store too! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday May 9, 2015
Flipside offers art events on the second Saturday of each month for children of all ages. Parents, grandparents, and other caregivers are welcome. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday May 9, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday May 12, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday May 13, 2015
Manhattan Beach
Come to Manhattan's for BINGO! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday May 15, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday May 16, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday May 19, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday May 20, 2015
Brainerd
The Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style program is a chance for anyone with a street-legal car, truck or motorcycle to race on BIR's world-class drag strip as many times as you want. You get to use the light tree, the burnout box and the scoreboard. We even have an announcer calling the action. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday May 22, 2015 - Sunday May 24, 2015
Brainerd
Brainerd International Raceway's 2015 Muscle Car Series kicks off Memorial Day weekend with the 7th Annual Street Car Showdown, a display of raw speed and power on the quarter-mile drag strip. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday May 22, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday May 23, 2015
Crosslake
Take advantage of excellent shopping opportunities at the Craft and Flea Market. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday May 23, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday May 26, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday May 29, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday May 29, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday May 30, 2015
Brainerd
The MN Fishing Challenge, presented by Mills Fleet Farm, offers many opportunities for anglers to succeed. Teams may enter one or as many divisions as they wish, all with the $100 team entry fee. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Saturday May 30, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Jun 2, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Jun 3, 2015
Brainerd
The Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style program is a chance for anyone with a street-legal car, truck or motorcycle to race on BIR's world-class drag strip as many times as you want. You get to use the light tree, the burnout box and the scoreboard. We even have an announcer calling the action. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jun 5, 2015 - Sunday Jun 7, 2015
Brainerd
Brainerd International Raceway hosts some of the top Sportsman drag racers in the country this weekend during Thunder at the Lakes, an NHRA Division 5 race. It?s one of BIR's most exciting races of the year and features many racers who compete during the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals in August. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jun 5, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jun 5, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Jun 6, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Jun 9, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Jun 12, 2015 - Sunday Jun 14, 2015
Brainerd
The Central Roadracing Association brings exciting Superbike racing to BIR's 2.5-mile Competition Road Course, while fans are treated to wet and wild racing on Lake BIR, courtesy of the International Watercross Association. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jun 12, 2015 - Saturday Jun 13, 2015
Nisswa
A celebration of Scandinavian and Scandinavian/American folk music here in northern Minnesota. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jun 12, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jun 12, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Jun 13, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Jun 16, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Jun 17, 2015
Brainerd
The Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style program is a chance for anyone with a street-legal car, truck or motorcycle to race on BIR's world-class drag strip as many times as you want. You get to use the light tree, the burnout box and the scoreboard. We even have an announcer calling the action. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Thursday Jun 18, 2015
Pequot Lakes
Join us for a hybrid of flea, craft, and business booths as you stroll along the Paul Bunyan Trail. Kids will enjoy searching for over 50 bobbers in the park and test your bowling skills with our Paul Bunyan sized bowling pins and bobber ball! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jun 19, 2015 - Saturday Jun 20, 2015
Brainerd
See over 200 quilts for just $2 admission. Boutique/vendors, silent auction, refreshments, and challenge quilts. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Friday Jun 19, 2015 - Sunday Jun 21, 2015
Brainerd
Import cars and sport compacts invade BIR. Drag racing, drifting, autocross, open lapping, car shows and much more await fans. The Modern Automotive Performance Proving Grounds will feature front-, all- and rear-wheel-drive, turbo-charged imports and sport compacts. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jun 19, 2015
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 and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jun 19, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jun 19, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Jun 20, 2015
Crosslake
These days more than 50 antique boats with values as high as $1 million participate in our annual show. Some of the countries most affluent wood boat collectors make their homes here in the lakes area and bring out some amazing boats every year. The craftsmanship and attention to detail that goes into these works of art is enough to leave you in awe. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Saturday Jun 20, 2015 - Sunday Jun 21, 2015
Nisswa
Free for public to attend! Walk through Pioneer Village and browse/shop at some of the finest artists around the Midwest. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jun 20, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Jun 23, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Thursday Jun 25, 2015 - Saturday Jun 27, 2015
Brainerd
Lakes Jam is an annual event that unites rock and country music fans from all walks of life and brings them to the beautiful Brainerd Lakes area. Located in lakes country, the area boasts beautiful scenery and allows Lakes Jam to offer optimal camping and weekend fun. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Jun 26, 2015
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 and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jun 26, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jun 26, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Jun 27, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Jun 30, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Jul 1, 2015
Brainerd
The Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style program is a chance for anyone with a street-legal car, truck or motorcycle to race on BIR's world-class drag strip as many times as you want. You get to use the light tree, the burnout box and the scoreboard. We even have an announcer calling the action. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 3, 2015 - Sunday Jul 5, 2015
Brainerd
The 29th Annual PleasureLand RV Show & Go is a great Fourth of July tradition at BIR, offering fans a chance to see ridiculous head-to-head drag racing action as well as wide-open wheel-to-wheel racing on the 2.5-mile Competition Road Course. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 3, 2015 - Saturday Jul 4, 2015
Pequot Lakes
Come celebrate our Independence Day with Fourth of July activities July 3-4 in Pequot Lakes. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Jul 3, 2015
Crosslake
Take advantage of excellent shopping opportunities at the Craft and Flea Market. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jul 3, 2015
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 and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 3, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jul 3, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Jul 4, 2015
Pequot Lakes
Petting Zoo, Music, Vendors, fireworks, parades, entertainment! Come celebrate our Independence Day with Fourth of July activities July 3-4 in Pequot Lakes. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Saturday Jul 4, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 5, 2015
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 and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Tuesday Jul 7, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Jul 10, 2015
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 and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 10, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jul 10, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Jul 11, 2015 - Sunday Jul 12, 2015
Brainerd
Brainerd International Raceway's Bracket Drag Racing Series is on the drag strip, featuring some of the most exciting amateur drag racing in the Upper Midwest. During the 12-race series, 250+ drivers compete in 10 classes in dragsters, cars, trucks, bikes, snowmobiles and Junior Dragsters. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Saturday Jul 11, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 14, 2015 - Wednesday Jul 15, 2015
Pequot Lakes
Come and enjoy this one-of-a-kind event! Enjoy your free bowl of beans cooked overnight in the ground while strolling through the crafters booths and listening to live entertainment. This is a day the whole family can enjoy! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Premier Annual Events
Tuesday Jul 14, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Jul 17, 2015 - Sunday Jul 19, 2015
Brainerd
The Central Roadracing Association brings its insane brand of Superbike racing to BIR's 2.5-mile Competition Road Course. Superbike racers challenge the tight 13 turns on BIR's road course, taking the corners on two wheels and a knee. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 17, 2015
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 and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 17, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jul 17, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Jul 18, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 18, 2015
Brainerd
The Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style program is a chance for anyone with a street-legal car, truck or motorcycle to race on BIR's world-class drag strip as many times as you want. You get to use the light tree, the burnout box and the scoreboard. We even have an announcer calling the action. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Tuesday Jul 21, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Jul 24, 2015
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 and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 24, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jul 24, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Jul 25, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Jul 28, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Jul 31, 2015
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 and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 31, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jul 31, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Aug 1, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Monday Aug 3, 2015
Brainerd
Shift from racing fan to a real racecar driver in one day during the BIR Performance Driving School. Our instructors will teach you the fundamentals of high-performance driving and then send you out onto BIR?s road course where you can use your own car or one of the school?s Spec Racers to put your new knowledge to the test. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Aug 4, 2015 - Saturday Aug 8, 2015
Brainerd
While many aspects of the fair have changed over the years, the main philosophy remains the same, to provide opportunity for our patronage to touch base with the agricultural heritage of Crow Wing County. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Tuesday Aug 4, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Aug 5, 2015
Brainerd
The Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style program is a chance for anyone with a street-legal car, truck or motorcycle to race on BIR's world-class drag strip as many times as you want. You get to use the light tree, the burnout box and the scoreboard. We even have an announcer calling the action. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Aug 7, 2015
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 and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Aug 7, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Aug 7, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Aug 8, 2015
Baxter
Get an in-depth view of the brewery and brewing process hosted by the brewer and founder himself. Tour spots are limited and must be reserved in advance. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Aug 11, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Aug 14, 2015
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 and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Aug 14, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Aug 14, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Tuesday Aug 18, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Thursday Aug 20, 2015 - Sunday Aug 23, 2015
Brainerd
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 and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing, Premier Annual Events
Friday Aug 21, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Aug 21, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Tuesday Aug 25, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Aug 28, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Aug 28, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Tuesday Sep 1, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Sep 4, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Sep 4, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday Sep 5, 2015
Crosslake
Take advantage of excellent shopping opportunities at the Craft and Flea Market. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Sep 8, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Sep 11, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Sep 11, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Tuesday Sep 15, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Friday Sep 18, 2015
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Sep 18, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion Post 255 holds a meat raffle every Friday night starting at 5:30 PM until sold out. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Tuesday Sep 22, 2015
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event