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2017 Crosslake Days

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Name: 2017 Crosslake Days
Date: September 28, 2017 - September 30, 2017
Event Description:

Thousands flock to Crosslake each September to enjoy Crosslake Days. The celebration offers something for all ages including a classic and custom car, motorcycle and tractor show, arts & crafts fair, chili cook-off, kid's activities, live music and much more. Join us and enjoy this fall festival while taking in the natural beauty of Crosslake, splashed in the glorious autumn colors. Crosslake is the place to be September 28-30, 2017. Wear your beads and cash in on sweet and spicy deals from Chamber member merchants all over Crosslake! 

Business Participation Forms
2017 Sponsorship Form
2017 Chili Cook-off Participation
2017 Business Participation Form
2017 Arts & Crafts Application
 
Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017
9 a.m.        Search for the Missing Chili Pepper
One clue will be released daily. Find the missing chili pepper and cash in a a prize basket of goods and services from the following Crosslake Chamber member businesses: Common Goods, Frandsen Bank & Trust, Lake Country Crafts & Cones, The Crossfire.....

Friday, September 29, 2017

9 a.m.        Search for the Missing Chili Pepper
                  Second of three daily clues released

 4 - 7 p.m.    Drive By Brat Sale 
                    US Army Corps of Engineers Crosslake Campground -  35507 CR 66
                    Proceeds benefit Light Up the Dam

6:30 p.m.     Meat Raffle
                    Crosslake American Legion Post #500 - 35112 CR 3

7 - 10 p.m.   Outdoor Movie "Grease" with Costume Contest
                     US Army Corps of Engineers Crosslake Campground - 35112 CR 3

8 p.m.          Trivia followed by DJ's JP and Chad
                    Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar 37627 CR 66


Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017

7:30 - 11 a.m.      Stonehouse Coffee Tasting
                             Lake Country Crafts & Cones - 36084 CR 66

8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.  41st Annual Jul Kaffe Festival Bazaar
                              Crosslake Lutheran Church - 35960 CR 66

8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Crosslake Ideal Lions Bazaar & Flea Market
                             Birch Lake Counseling Lot - 35808 CR 66

9 a.m. - 3 p.m.    16th Annual Custom & Classic Car, Motorcycle and Tractor Show 
                            Live Music and  Maucieri's Beer & Food Garden
                            Crosslake Town Square - 14287 Gould Street  
                            All entries eligible for door prizes 
                                 9 a.m. Same Day Registration    
                                 10 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Public viewing
                                 2:30 p.m. Awards Announced

 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.    Hand Crafted Artisans & Vendors
                            Old Exchange Lot - 36095 CR 66

10 a.m.                3rd Annual Dam Walk for CMT
                            Crosslake Campgrounds - 35507 CR 66

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.   Bungee Jump Trampoline and Live Music
                            Lake Country Crafts & Cones - 36084 CR 66

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.   Kids Games
                            Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar - 37627 CR 66

11 a.m. - 3 p.m.  Crosslake Firefighters Open House
                           Emergency Services Center 37028 CR 66

12 p.m.             Annual Chili Cook-off   
                         Judging begins at 11:30 a.m.. - Crosslake Welcome Center
                         Sampling begins at noon till gone at participating businesses
                         Peoples Choice ballots collected at 3 p.m.

12 - 3 p.m.       Bon-fire, S'mores and lawn games with Bobber the Water Safety Dog
                        US Army Corp Crosslake Campground - 35507 CR 66

1 - 3 p.m.         1 p.m. - Bar Bingo  
                         Crosslake American Legion Post #500 - 35112 CR 3

2 p.m.               7th Annual Crosslake Disc Golf Classic
                         Crosslake Community Center - 14126 Daggett Pine Road
                         Shotgun start - $10 - Prizes - all ages welcome

7 - 9 p.m.          Historic Log Village Cider & Candlelight Tour
                         Horse & Wagon Rides
                         Crosslake Historical Museum - 35404 CR 3

10 p.m. - close   DJ's JP and Chad
                           Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar - 37627 CR 66


2017 Crosslake Days Committee: Chair -Heather Jones - Barstock Liquors and Committee members -  Wendy Jensen, Northland Press - Sherry Gibbons, Servpro of Brainerd and Park Rapids - Dawn Maucieri - Maucieri's Italian Bistro - Pat Netko, Lake Country Crafts and Cones - Leann Pitzl, Frandsen Bank & Trust, Annette Ecklund  - Crosslake Auto Body

2016 Judges Choice Chili Winner:  1st Place -  Riverside Saloon & Eatery
                                                         2nd Place - Crosslake Firefighters
                                                         3rd Place - Crosslake Auto Body

2016 Peoples Choice Chili Winner:  1st Place - RiverWood Bank
                                                          2nd Place - Manhattan's
                                                          3rd Place - Edina Realty
                                                          
2016 Crosslake Days Peoples Choice Motorcycle - Jim Gallaway
2016 Crosslake Days Peoples Choice Tractor - Ed Deegan - 1937 John Deer Model B
2016 Crosslake Days Peoples Choice Truck - Klay Johnson - 1672 Chevrolet PU
2016 Crosslake Days Peoples Choice Car - Steve Chmielewski - 1957 Chevrolet 2DR Bel-Air HTP






   

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Event Sponsors:

PLATINUM SPONSOR

BREW SPONSOR

SILVER SPONSORS

  • Frandsen Bank and Trust - Crosslake
  • JAG Interior Solutions, LLC
  • Lake Country Crafts and Cones

CHILI COOKOFF CONTESTANTS

  • Crosslake Treetop Village
  • Frandsen Bank and Trust - Crosslake
  • Grand Champion Meats - Crosslake
  • JAG Interior Solutions, LLC
  • Lake Country Crafts and Cones
  • The Crossfire, LLC
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Cross Lake Recreation Area
Location:
Throughout the town of Crosslake, MN
Date/Time Information:
September 28-30, 2017
Contact Information:
Cindy Myogeto, (218) 692-4027
Fees/Admission:
Purchase $5 souvenir Chili Beads for deals from these Chamber member businesses! Valid 9-29 thru 9-30 unless otherwise noted.
Common Goods - $5 off purchases over $20
Grand Champion Meats - Buy 3, get one free Snack Sticks
Great Furniture Gallery - 15% off accessories
Lake Country Crafts & Cones - free 12oz freshbrew Stonehouse Coffee
The Crossfire - free snack bar with meal purchase


 
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