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Events Calendar

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

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Sunday Nov 23, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion has a breakfast buffet on the fourth Sunday of every month. ... read more
Categories: Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Sunday Nov 23, 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
Sunday Nov 23, 2014
Pequot Lakes
The Pequot Lakes Community Theater presents Singin' In the Rain through special arrangement with the Music Theater International. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Nov 25, 2014
Brainerd
Make 'n take spruce top container class. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Nov 25, 2014
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Thursday Nov 27, 2014
Nisswa
Enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving meal at Jake's Gull Lake! ... read more
Categories: Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Thursday Nov 27, 2014
Brainerd
Please RSVP by noon on November 24 to reserve a place or arrange for delivery. ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Thursday Nov 27, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Nov 28, 2014
Aitkin
In an annual parade, fisherman drag their little shanties down the main drag on the day after Thanksgiving. Fishhouses are normal buildings in Minnesota, as seen in the film Grumpy Old Men. Other events include crafts, food, and a visit with the Clauses. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Nov 28, 2014
Nisswa
We offer skiing, snowboarding and tubing in one convenient location. ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Family Activity
Friday Nov 28, 2014
Aitkin
The Fish House 5K Run/Walk will serve as the official kick-off to Aitkin's World Famous Fish House parade. ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Health and Wellness
Friday Nov 28, 2014
Nisswa
Festivities for the annual event begin in the afternoon with horse-drawn wagon rides, storytelling, food merchants, bonfires, hot cider and donut holes at the Pioneer Village and holiday carolers. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Nov 28, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Nov 28, 2014
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 Nov 29, 2014
Crosslake
Enjoy breakfast with Santa Claus hosted by the Crosslake American Legion Auxiliary in Crosslake. ... read more
Categories: Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Nov 29, 2014
Brainerd
Designer wreath decorating class. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Nov 29, 2014
Brainerd
Annual ''Light Up Downtown'' Christmas event will begin in downtown Brainerd at noon and go until 6 pm. Activities include horse and trolley rides, the arrival of Santa, pictures with Santa, goody bags and a hunt for Santa's Elf. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Festivals and Celebrations, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Nov 29, 2014
Brainerd
Make 'n take spruce top container class. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Nov 29, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Saturday Nov 29, 2014
East Gull Lake
You have had a long week of work...you could use a couple laughs right? Join us Saturday, November 29 for a night of drinks and laughs with friends. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event
Sunday Nov 30, 2014
Brainerd
A wonderul tradition for parents, grandparents, children and grandchildren of all ages. Enjoy a delightful lunch, followed by decorating a gingerbread house to take home for the holidays. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Family Activity
Sunday Nov 30, 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 Dec 1, 2014
Jenkins
The City of Jenkins invites you to participate in the Sixth Annual Lighting of the Trees Ceremony. Hot dogs, bars and hot cider will be served. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Dec 2, 2014
Brainerd
Designer wreath decorating class. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Dec 2, 2014
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Dec 3, 2014
Crosby
Join friends and neighbors at the Crosby Memorial Park on Serpent Lake for a magical evening including a live nativity, horse-drawn sleigh rides and live entertainment. Santa will be on hand so bring your cameras and have your wish lists ready! Bonfires will be available to help keep you warm. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Wednesday Dec 3, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Thursday Dec 4, 2014
Crosslake
Come join us for a Scandinavian Christmas Open House at the Nordic Haus in Crosslake. We will have glogg & goodies, door prizes, a free ornament, plus 25% off one regular priced item! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Thursday Dec 4, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Dec 5, 2014 - Sunday Dec 7, 2014
Brainerd
The Brainerd Lakes Curling Association invites you to the Fran Holden Curling Arena at the Crow Wing County Fairgrounds in Brainerd, MN ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Friday Dec 5, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Dec 5, 2014
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 Dec 5, 2014
Nisswa
Tim Sparks is an award-winning guitarist whose blending of musical styles has won extensive praise from listeners in all corners of the world. Since bursting onto the music scene with his 1993 release The Nutcracker Suite. Tin has captivated guitar fans with some of the with some of the finest finger style guitar playing around. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Dec 6, 2014
Crosslake
Annual Christmas Bazaar, Cookie Walk and Bake Sale sponsored by the Crosslake American Legion Auxiliary. ... read more
Categories: Community Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Dec 6, 2014
Brainerd
Visit the Crow Wing County Museum for a holiday open house and bake sale. Museum and Sheriff's Residence will be decorated. Enjoy hot cider, coffee, punch and cookies. Open to the public. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Dec 6, 2014
Crosslake
We're celebrating the holiday season in Crosslake. Come for an afternoon of outdoor winter fun, meet Santa, enjoy games, hot cocoa, a campfire with s'mores and more! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Dec 6, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Saturday Dec 6, 2014
Brainerd
George Winston's concerts feature a variety of styles, including melodic folk piano, New Orleans R&B piano, and stride piano. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Dec 6, 2014
Brainerd
GEORGE WINSTON, one of the most recognized solo pianists in the world, will perform at The Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Dec 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
Sunday Dec 7, 2014
Brainerd
This performance is under the direction of Conductor Mark C. Graf. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Dec 9, 2014
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Dec 10, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Thursday Dec 11, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Dec 12, 2014
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Dec 12, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Dec 12, 2014
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 Dec 13, 2014
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Dec 13, 2014
Brainerd
Art events for kids - supporting and encouraging kids in all their creative endeavors. Recommended ages 5 to 12. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Dec 13, 2014
Pequot Lakes
Enjoy a fun, family day celebrating holiday traditions. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Dec 13, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Saturday Dec 13, 2014
East Gull Lake
Break out that ugly sweater and join us for a night of cheer around the lake! Jump on Santa's ''sleigh''...(it's a bus)...at Zorbaz or Ernie's. From there stops include Jakes, Cowboys, and others! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Sunday Dec 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 Dec 16, 2014
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Dec 17, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Wednesday Dec 17, 2014
Brainerd
Celebrating its 10th year in 2014! A Las Vegas-caliber, multimedia, Rock & Roll extravaganza that mixes hilarious stories with your favorite holiday songs in a way like you've never heard before. Join an all-star cast of musicians as they rock their way through timeless holiday classics and bring new takes on hit songs you didn't even know were holiday classics. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Thursday Dec 18, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Dec 19, 2014
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Dec 19, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Dec 19, 2014
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 Dec 20, 2014
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Dec 20, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Sunday Dec 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 Dec 23, 2014
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Dec 24, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Thursday Dec 25, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Dec 26, 2014
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Dec 26, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Dec 26, 2014
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 Dec 27, 2014
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Dec 27, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Sunday Dec 28, 2014
Brainerd
American Legion has a breakfast buffet on the fourth Sunday of every month. ... read more
Categories: Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Sunday Dec 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 Dec 30, 2014
Brainerd
The American Legion Post 255 has Bar Bingo every Tuesday night. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event
Wednesday Dec 31, 2014
Crosslake
The lights on the Pine River Dam in Crosslake will be lit every evening through December 31, 2014.Take you best shot at capturing this landmark while the lights are on, and your photo could be selected as our 2014 photo contest winner. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Service, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Wednesday Dec 31, 2014
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Thursday Jan 1, 2015
Brainerd
Breathtaking lights, reflecting off of the sparkling white snow and strung into captivating displays will delight visitors as they drive through the Sertoma Winter Wonderland. This spectacular holiday tradition includes a driving tour of more than 80 colorfully animated lit displays. These are sure to add a sparkle of excitement to the eyes of families throughout the Lakes Area as they awe over the intricate presentation of lights. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Jan 2, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jan 2, 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 Jan 3, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Jan 6, 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 Jan 9, 2015 - Saturday Jan 10, 2015
Breezy Point
Hard Water Fun on Pelican Lake! Plan on attending the 19th annual Ice Fest in Breezy Point. This is an event for all to enjoy! Watch a Minnesota Tradition Pond Hockey Tournament, Cheer for competitiors in a World Championship Ice Auger Competitions! Event also includes, hot air baloon rides, dog sled rides, horse drawn wagons, concessions and more!   ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Jan 9, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jan 9, 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 Jan 9, 2015
Brainerd
With influences ranging from Fats Domino and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band to Aretha Franklin and Tom Waits, the band is converting audiences one show at a time, from Vancouver to Miami and across Europe. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jan 10, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jan 10, 2015
Brainerd
Art events for kids - supporting and encouraging kids in all their creative endeavors. Recommended ages 5 to 12. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Jan 13, 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 Jan 16, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jan 16, 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 Jan 17, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Jan 20, 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 Jan 23, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jan 23, 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 Jan 23, 2015
Brainerd
Transit Authority Band is the premiere tribute band to the historic music of Chicago, the iconic ?rock and roll band with horns?. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jan 24, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jan 24, 2015
Mark your calendars for the world's greatest ice fishing contest - the Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake near Brainerd. Join the more than 10,000 anglers as they vie for fabulous prizes, including a truck, all-terrain vehicles, ice fishing equipment and so much more! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Service, Recreation, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Sunday Jan 25, 2015
Brainerd
Plan your race season and join us for a great time. Timing and results by Karma Race Management (chip timing). Fabulous awards and door prizes. ... read more
Categories: Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity
Sunday Jan 25, 2015
Brainerd
American Legion has a breakfast buffet on the fourth Sunday of every month. ... read more
Categories: Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Tuesday Jan 27, 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 Jan 30, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Jan 30, 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 Jan 31, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Jan 31, 2015
Brainerd
Please invite friends and family, and join us for an evening of delicious chocolate treats, wine and beer tasting and entertainment and a chance to win a jewelry piece donated by Riddle Jewelry! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Service, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity, Culinary Event
Saturday Jan 31, 2015
Pequot Lakes
Consensus is an Acapella Vocal Ensemble that will be performing as part of the Greater Lakes Area Performing Arts (GLAPA) season. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event
Tuesday Feb 3, 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 Feb 5, 2015 - Saturday Feb 7, 2015
Crosslake
Bundle up the family and bring them to Crosslake for our 12th annual WinterFest celebration! Begin your weekend on Thursday and hunt for the WinterFest Medallion for a prize package worth hundreds! Enjoy many good ol'fashoned family friendly activities on Friday and Saturday! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event, Festivals and Celebrations, Recreation, Community Event, Family Activity, Premier Annual Events
Friday Feb 6, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Feb 6, 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 Feb 7, 2015
Brainerd
We are raising the top at ''The Big Event...Under the Big Top'' on February 7 at Cragun's Sports Center, celebrating the greatest schools on earth! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Fundraising Event, Family Activity
Saturday Feb 7, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Feb 10, 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 Feb 12, 2015 - Saturday Feb 14, 2015
Brainerd
The longest-running play in theatre history! Agatha Christie's classic mystery. A group of strangers is stranded in a boarding house during a snow storm. One of them is a murderer! The bodies pile up deeper than the snow outside, as a policeman traveling on skis arrives to solve the crime. Whodunnit? You'll have to see it to find out! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Feb 13, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Feb 13, 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 Feb 14, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Tuesday Feb 17, 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 Feb 19, 2015 - Saturday Feb 21, 2015
Brainerd
The longest-running play in theatre history! Agatha Christie's classic mystery. A group of strangers is stranded in a boarding house during a snow storm. One of them is a murderer! The bodies pile up deeper than the snow outside, as a policeman traveling on skis arrives to solve the crime. Whodunnit? You'll have to see it to find out! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Feb 20, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Friday Feb 20, 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 Feb 21, 2015
Brainerd
Paul Bunyan Land presents ''The Enchanted Village with more than 40 decorated buildings and winter scenes to enjoy. You can walk thru the village or ride with Santa on his special wagon. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event, Family Activity
Saturday Feb 21, 2015
Pequot Lakes
The Minneapolis Guitar Quartet and Collette Illarde, Flamenco dancer will be performing as part of the Great Lakes Area Performing Arts (GLAPA) season. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Community Event