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

Monday Apr 14, 2014 - Friday Apr 18, 2014
Baxter
Come join us at the Super 8 Brainerd/Baxter while we thank you, our loyal customers. There will be prizes to be won at check in and an opportunity to register for a chance to win Lakes Jam Tickets! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Family Activity
Saturday Apr 19, 2014 - Sunday Apr 20, 2014
Walker
Since the first Golden Gloves tournament in 1923, the Golden Gloves of America, Inc. and its member franchises have provided an opportunity and environment for young athletes to develop lifetime skills ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment
Saturday Apr 19, 2014
Brainerd
The Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department hosts a free Easter Egg Hunt each year at Lum Park for children ages 2-7. Remember to bring a basket or bag to collect eggs. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Apr 19, 2014
Crosslake
Meet the Easter bunny, hunt for eggs and receive a goody bag courtesy of the Whitefish Area Lions. Age divisions for kids 10 and under. Find the ''Magic Egg'' and receive a special prize. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Apr 20, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Apr 22, 2014
Brainerd
In this dynamic, whirlwind performance, two-time National Poetry Slam champion Guante will perform some of his most popular and powerful spoken-word pieces, taking on a wide range of characters, social issues and poetic styles. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment
Thursday Apr 24, 2014
Brainerd
The Fabulous Armadillos have become one of the most popular acts in Central Minnesota. A musical group in a constant stage of metamorphosis! Every show they bring to the stage is different. They start with a core band of 5 seasoned pros and bring in guest artists to fit each ''themed'' show they perform. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Apr 25, 2014
Brainerd
Enjoy fine wines and craft beer sampling paired with different foods at our Northland Arboretum Arbor Day fundraiser. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Culinary Event
Saturday Apr 26, 2014
Brainerd
Get energized, inspired, and encouraged in a collective group of literary artists together with a panel of editors, agents and publishers. Make connections. Gain focus and learn how to garner a publisher's or agent's attention. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment
Saturday Apr 26, 2014
Brainerd
Ever wonder what it was like to play golf in the early days? Celebrate Madden's 85th Anniversary and take advantage of this fun and unique opportunity to experience ''Auld Golf'' in our Hickory Golf Event. Tournament participants are encouraged to wear their knickers and other 1920s attire. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Apr 26, 2014
Baxter
Danish Sisterhood Brainerd Chapter (Amber Lodge) will be celebrating our 10 year anniversary. Please join us for a fun filled afternoon and learn more about our organization and Denmark; visit our exhibit; get a chance to win a door prize and bid on fabulous silent auction items. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education
Saturday Apr 26, 2014
Walker
As an artist, Craig Morgan has been a mainstay on the charts with an impressive body of work that includes fourteen Top Ten hits -- including fan-favorites ''Redneck Yacht Club,'' ''Almost Home,'' ''That's What I Love About Sunday,'' and ''Tough.'' ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment
Saturday Apr 26, 2014 - Sunday Apr 27, 2014
Crosslake
13th Annual Moonlite Bay Beach Party ''We'll bring the sand, you bring the speedo'' ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event
Sunday Apr 27, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Thursday May 1, 2014
Brainerd
The Geritol Frolics is alive and well and eager to get into its 11th season! Over the years many, many senior citizens have taken advantage of the opportunity to share and display their talents with people like themselves on stage. It is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for many of them. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Thursday May 1, 2014
Baxter
A concert for the whole family! Comprised of three 7th Graders from Forestview, SOLO was formed by kids wanting to be original, be bold, and to be themselves. Join them as they play the 80's rock they love! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Friday May 2, 2014
Nisswa
Barbara Jean grew up in a world of music, honing her early gift on the violin and a musical legacy passed from grandmother to mother to daughter into a skilled hand as a multi-instrumentalist and a sharp ear for songwriting. Her Midwestern roots run like a current throughout her music. Barbara Jean is ''Minnesota's answer to Emmylou Harris.''--Jon Bream, StarTribune ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Saturday May 3, 2014
Brainerd
Hairball Rocks Brainerd for Brainerd Hockey and Basketball & the Brainerd Jaycees. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Saturday May 3, 2014
Brainerd
The Geritol Frolics is alive and well and eager to get into its 11th season! Over the years many, many senior citizens have taken advantage of the opportunity to share and display their talents with people like themselves on stage. It is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for many of them. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday May 4, 2014 - Monday May 5, 2014
Brainerd
The object is to have fun while raising funds for facility remodeling and senior programs that fall outside normal budgetary availability, particularly during periods of governmental cutbacks in financial support. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Sunday May 4, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Wednesday May 7, 2014
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, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday May 9, 2014
Nisswa
A free community picnic, part of the 2014 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener, with family fun activities. Program planned with Gov. Mark Dayton at 4 p.m. Picnic serving begins after the program. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday May 9, 2014 - Sunday May 11, 2014
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 this weekend. Bracket Drag Racing features 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
Friday May 9, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday May 10, 2014
Nisswa
The Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener will be hostedin the Brainerd Lakes Area on May 8-11, 2014. Explore Minnesota Tourism, the state's tourism promotion office, organizes this event each year in coordination with a host community. The 67th annual Governor?s Fishing Opener will be hosted by the Brainerd Lakes Area Chamber, with Grand View Lodge as headquarters for the event. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Community Service, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Saturday May 10, 2014
Brainerd
Spring Arts and Craft Festival 150+ artists/crafters with quality handmade items! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event
Saturday May 10, 2014
Brainerd
Join Flipside Kids second Saturdays for fun-filled opportunities for creative expression. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Family Activity
Sunday May 11, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday May 13, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Friday May 16, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Sunday May 18, 2014
Brainerd
Come join the fun! It?s the annual Birding Big Day. Join with amateurs and experts alike to identify and count birds at the Northland Arboretum. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday May 18, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Monday May 19, 2014
Walker
Whether writing, recording new songs or traveling the world performing, Moe keeps one of the busiest schedules in show business. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event
Tuesday May 20, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Wednesday May 21, 2014
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, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday May 23, 2014 - Sunday May 25, 2014
Brainerd
The Showdown is the first race in the three-race Muscle Car Series, featuring the seven Heads-Up Classes, with cars that can run 6-7 seconds at over 200 mph. They have the kind of horsepower that yanks their front end off the ground when they launch from the starting line. The event also includes the SCCA Harvey West Classic on the 2.5-mile Competition Road Course, which features drivers from across the country in great wheel-to-wheel racing action. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday May 23, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday May 24, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday May 24, 2014
Crosslake
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday May 25, 2014
Brainerd
Family Fun Day Events start with a family parade with the BHS Marching band, presentation of colors, vocalist for the National Anthem, Keynote speaker and many additional Veteran speakers along with FREE games, prizes, Humvee Rides, face painting and more! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Sunday May 25, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday May 27, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Friday May 30, 2014 - Sunday Jun 1, 2014
Brainerd
This is 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, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday May 30, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday May 31, 2014
Crosslake
The Whitefish Area Lions will host a Crosslake Flea Market each month May thru September. Located at the Old Catholic Church Lot on Rte 66 right in the middle of Crosslake. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Saturday May 31, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Jun 1, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jun 3, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Wednesday Jun 4, 2014
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, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jun 6, 2014 - Sunday Jun 8, 2014
Brainerd
Bracket Drag Racing features 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. They battle during eliminations both Saturday and Sunday with winners crowned each day. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jun 6, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Friday Jun 6, 2014 - Saturday Jun 7, 2014
Brainerd
This is a free-riding wake board event and contest sponsored by Red Bull and hosted by Cragun's Resort. Celebrate the passion that you have for Minnesota Wakeboarding! This is a 3-day gathering for wake board and boating enthusiasts to celebrate the kick-off of the MN season. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jun 7, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jun 7, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Attend the 7th Annual PL/BP Lions Cherry Car show. Browse crafters while looking at cars from all decades. Enjoy food vendors and a day of fun. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Jun 8, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Monday Jun 9, 2014
Brainerd
Shift from racing fan to a real race car 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 5-speed Spec Racers to put your new knowledge to the test. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Racing
Monday Jun 9, 2014 - Friday Jun 13, 2014
Brainerd
The camp will provide learning experiences in pond ecology, kayaking, master gardening, compass orienteering, outdoor survival, creating wildlife habitats, wildlife studies, team building and more. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation
Tuesday Jun 10, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Friday Jun 13, 2014 - Sunday Jun 15, 2014
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. On the road course, Superbike racers challenge the tight 13 turns on BIR's 2.5-mile Competition Road Course, taking the corners on two wheels and a knee. On Lake BIR, watch as snowmobile racers compete in drag racing and oval racing on open water! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jun 13, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Jun 14, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Jun 15, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jun 17, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jun 17, 2014
Crosslake
Big Fun Tuesday's are back! Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each Tuesday. Gunny sack races, Big fish toss, Pancake throwing and Minnow races. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Wednesday Jun 18, 2014
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, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Thursday Jun 19, 2014
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 20, 2014 - Sunday Jun 22, 2014
Brainerd
The Modern Automotive Performance Proving Grounds will showcase drag racing, drifting and autocross competitions, burnout contests, open lapping on the Competition Road Course, a car show and a whole lot more. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jun 20, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Jun 21, 2014
Crosslake
Over the years this gathering of boat lovers has grown to become a special community event in this the little Minnesota town of Crosslake. In 2013 there were over seventy ''skippers'' sharing their beautiful boats with the public. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Saturday Jun 21, 2014
Crosslake
The Whitefish Area Lions will host a Crosslake Flea Market each month May thru September. Located at the Old Catholic Church Lot on Rte 66 right in the middle of Crosslake. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jun 21, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jun 21, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the music! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jun 21, 2014
Crosslake
Dust off 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! 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 and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Jun 22, 2014 - Tuesday Jun 24, 2014
Baxter
The Baxter Police Department will host the U.S. Police Canine Association regional field trails. With the field trials, police canine teams demonstrate the ability to work together effectively and safely. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Jun 22, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jun 24, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jun 24, 2014
Crosslake
Big Fun Tuesday's are back! Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each Tuesday. Gunny sack races, Big fish toss, Pancake throwing and Minnow races. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Thursday Jun 26, 2014 - Sunday Jun 29, 2014
Pine River
Tons of fun for everyone during the Cass County Fair in Pine River! The fair offers something for everyone - young and old, area residents and summer visitors. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Thursday Jun 26, 2014 - Saturday Jun 28, 2014
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
Thursday Jun 26, 2014
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
Thursday Jun 26, 2014 - Saturday Jun 28, 2014
Pine River
The show features a wide variety of quality paintings and other visual expressions created by area artists. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event
Friday Jun 27, 2014 - Sunday Jun 29, 2014
Pine River
Pine River's annual Summerfest celebration will be Friday through Sunday, June 27-29, 2014. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jun 27, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Jun 28, 2014 - Monday Jun 30, 2014
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 Jun 28, 2014
Fifty Lakes
Family fun for all including live music, vendors, food, games, bingo, meat raffle and more! Raffle Tickets on sale now at the 50 Lakes Bar. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jun 28, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jun 28, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the music! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jun 28, 2014
Crosslake
Dust off 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! 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 and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Jun 29, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jul 1, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jul 1, 2014
Crosslake
Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each Tuesday. Gunny sack races, Big fish toss, Pancake throwing and Minnow races. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 3, 2014 - Friday Jul 4, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Pig races, 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
Thursday Jul 3, 2014
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 Jul 4, 2014 - Sunday Jul 6, 2014
Brainerd
The 28th Annual 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 4, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Jul 5, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 5, 2014
Crosslake
... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 5, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the music! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 5, 2014
Crosslake
Dust off 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! 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 and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 5, 2014
Deerwood
Watch the fireworks at Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge on July 5, 2014. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 5, 2014
Crosslake
2014 marks the 44th year the community of Crosslake has been celebrating Americas' freedom with a fantastic fireworks display. Join us on July 5, 2014 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 and Entertainment, Community Service, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 6, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jul 8, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jul 8, 2014
Crosslake
Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each Tuesday. Gunny sack races, Big fish toss, Pancake throwing and Minnow races. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 10, 2014
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 Jul 11, 2014 - Sunday Jul 13, 2014
Brainerd
Powercruise, the premier modified car event in the country, returns to Brainerd International Raceway this year. It's known as the place where you can do everything with your car that you?re not allowed to do anywhere else. Powercruise allows YOU to drive YOUR car on BIR's race track along with other like-minded petrol heads in the cruising sessions, where you can cruise next to the toughest modified street machines, hot rods, imports and drag cars, whether they're turbo charged, supercharged, nitrous injected?all with your family and friends in the car with you! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 11, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Jul 12, 2014
Brainerd
True to the original goal of bringing barbecue to the Brainerd Lakes, the Jaycees hosted a national and local barbecue competition and live music festival. Over the years, the nature of the event has changed a bit but has always included the Cub Foods Rib Fest, a local barbecue competition judged by the participants who select the best non-profit ribs, best local business ribs, and best decorated booth. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event, Premier Annual Events
Saturday Jul 12, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 12, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the music! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 12, 2014
Crosslake
Dust off 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! 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 and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 13, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jul 15, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jul 15, 2014
Crosslake
Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each Tuesday. Gunny sack races, Big fish toss, Pancake throwing and Minnow races. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Wednesday Jul 16, 2014
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, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Thursday Jul 17, 2014
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 Jul 18, 2014 - Sunday Jul 20, 2014
Brainerd
Bracket Drag Racing features 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. They battle during eliminations both Saturday and Sunday with winners crowned each day. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Jul 18, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Jul 19, 2014
Crosslake
The Whitefish Area Lions will host a Crosslake Flea Market each month May thru September. Located at the Old Catholic Church Lot on Rte 66 right in the middle of Crosslake. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 19, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 19, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the music! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 19, 2014
Crosslake
Dust off 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! 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 and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 20, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jul 22, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jul 22, 2014
Crosslake
Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each Tuesday. Gunny sack races, Big fish toss, Pancake throwing and Minnow races. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Wednesday Jul 23, 2014 - Saturday Jul 26, 2014
Brainerd
The races are about 2-4 miles long, around a set of markers/buoys, and take approximately 1 hour to 1 1/2 hours. The starts, buoy roundings, and finishes can be extra exciting. The kids need to hike out on the edge of the boat to hold them down from tipping in higher winds. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Thursday Jul 24, 2014
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 Jul 25, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Jul 26, 2014
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 26, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 26, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the music! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jul 26, 2014
Crosslake
Dust off 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! 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 and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Jul 27, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jul 29, 2014 - Saturday Aug 2, 2014
Brainerd
A County Fair always reminds folks of unlimited fun and entertainment for the whole family. This is the main motive behind Crow Wing County Fair which has everything placed under one roof. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
Crosslake
Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each Tuesday. Gunny sack races, Big fish toss, Pancake throwing and Minnow races. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Wednesday Jul 30, 2014
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, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Thursday Jul 31, 2014
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 Aug 1, 2014 - Sunday Aug 3, 2014
Brainerd
Brainerd International Raceway's Bracket Drag Racing Series is on the drag strip while lovable $500 junkers are on the 2.5-mile Competition Road Course this weekend for the ChumpCar World Series. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Aug 1, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Aug 2, 2014
Dust off 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! 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 and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 2, 2014
Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the music! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 3, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Aug 5, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Tuesday Aug 5, 2014
Crosslake
Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each Tuesday. Gunny sack races, Big fish toss, Pancake throwing and Minnow races. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 7, 2014
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 Aug 8, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Aug 9, 2014
Crosslake
The Crosslake Recreation Area will host a free youth fishing derby for kids age 14 and under. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Education, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 9, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 9, 2014
Pequot Lakes
The Pequot Lakes/Breezy Point Lions Club will host the Chokecherry Festival on August 9 in Pequot Lakes. Events include the Chokecherry Culinary Contest, Kid's Arcade, an Arts Festival, the Back Seat Driver game, and of course pit-spitting! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 9, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the music! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 9, 2014
Crosslake
Dust off 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! 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 and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 10, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Aug 12, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Tuesday Aug 12, 2014
Crosslake
Load up the kids and bring them to Crosslake's Town Square for Paul Bunyan sized games each Tuesday. Gunny sack races, Big fish toss, Pancake throwing and Minnow races. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Thursday Aug 14, 2014 - Sunday Aug 17, 2014
Brainerd
Brainerd International Raceway will find itself in the center of the drag racing universe again Aug. 14-17, 2014 surrounded by the world?s best drag racers, the fastest cars, the most insane race fans and an experience like no other. It?s the 33rd Annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing, Premier Annual Events
Thursday Aug 14, 2014
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
Thursday Aug 14, 2014
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 and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Aug 15, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Aug 16, 2014
Crosslake
The Whitefish Area Lions will host a Crosslake Flea Market each month May thru September. Located at the Old Catholic Church Lot on Rte 66 right in the middle of Crosslake. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 16, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 16, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the music! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 16, 2014
Crosslake
Dust off 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! 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 and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 17, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Aug 19, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Wednesday Aug 20, 2014 - Sunday Aug 24, 2014
Pine River
Clinics-Jam Sessions-Food-Camping-Fun! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Family Activity
Wednesday Aug 20, 2014
Nisswa
The Brainerd Lakes Chamber invites you to participate in the 25th Annual Chamber Golf Tournament & Fundraiser on Wednesday, August 20, 2014, sponsored by Grand Casino Mille Lacs. This is a great day of networking and fun! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Recreation, Premier Annual Events
Thursday Aug 21, 2014
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 Aug 22, 2014 - Sunday Aug 24, 2014
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, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Aug 22, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Aug 23, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 23, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the music! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 23, 2014
Dust off 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! 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 and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 24, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Aug 26, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Wednesday Aug 27, 2014
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, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Aug 29, 2014 - Sunday Aug 31, 2014
Brainerd
The 26th Annual Muscle Car Shootout on Labor Day weekend is a perennial favorite at BIR and is a great way to cap off your summer. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Aug 29, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Aug 30, 2014
Pine River
What a great way to spend the day - casually wandering amongst multiple treasures! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 30, 2014
Crosslake
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Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 30, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the music! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Aug 30, 2014
Crosslake
Dust off 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! 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 and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Aug 31, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Sep 2, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Wednesday Sep 3, 2014
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 Sep 5, 2014 - Sunday Sep 7, 2014
Brainerd
The Modern Automotive Performance Proving Grounds will showcase drag racing, drifting and autocross competitions, burnout contests, open lapping on the Competition Road Course, a car show and a whole lot more. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Sep 5, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Sep 6, 2014 - Sunday Sep 7, 2014
The Little Falls Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to sponsor this annual event that brings over 120,000 people to our town. This juried fair is known throughout the upper Midwest as one of the best, having won numerous awards over the years. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Sep 7, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Sep 9, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Friday Sep 12, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Sep 13, 2014
Pequot Lakes
19th Annual Arts & Crafts Fair and Taste of Pequot. There is nothing better than enjoying a beautiful fall day and celebrating the end of a busy summer! Enjoy strolling through the Trailside Park in the heart of Pequot Lakes and observing the bountiful array of hand-made crafts. Get those taste buds ready for the many local flavors catered to you. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Culinary Event, Premier Annual Events
Sunday Sep 14, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Sep 16, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Friday Sep 19, 2014 - Sunday Sep 21, 2014
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 International Watercross Association. On the road course, Superbike racers challenge the tight 13 turns on BIR's road course, taking the corners on two wheels and a knee. On Lake BIR, watch as snowmobile racers compete in drag racing and oval racing on open water! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Friday Sep 19, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Sunday Sep 21, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Sep 23, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Thursday Sep 25, 2014 - Saturday Sep 27, 2014
Crosslake
Thousands flock to Crosslake each September to enjoy Crosslake Days. The celebration offers something for all ages. Events include a classic car and motorcycle show, art fair, chili cook-off, children's games and much more. Enjoy this fall festival while taking in the natural beauty of Crosslake, splashed in the glorious autumn colors!  ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Sep 26, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Sep 27, 2014 - Sunday Sep 28, 2014
Brainerd
Brainerd International Raceway's Bracket Drag Racing Series is on the drag strip while Ducati has a Track Day on the 2.5-mile Competition Road Course this weekend. Bracket Drag Racing features some of the most exciting amateur drag racing in the Upper Midwest. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Racing
Saturday Sep 27, 2014
Crosslake
The Whitefish Area Lions will host this end of season Crosslake Flea Market in conjunction with Crosslake Days. Spend the day enjoying the fall splendor and all Crosslake has to offering during this annual celebration! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Sunday Sep 28, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Sep 30, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Friday Oct 3, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Sunday Oct 5, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event
Tuesday Oct 7, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Friday Oct 10, 2014
Brainerd
Farmer's Market with locally grown produce. In season fruits, vegetables, plants, meats, preserves, honey, flowers. Lots of great homemade baked goods and jams & jellies. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Oct 11, 2014
Brainerd
Bring the whole family to Gregory Park and partake in many fun activities to celebrate the fall season! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Sunday Oct 12, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion offers Bar Bingo every Sunday. Club opens at noon. Food served 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Culinary Event