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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Friday Apr 12, 2019
Baxter
Inspired by the seasons and topographies, George Winston plays over 100 solo concerts a year. His concerts feature a variety of styles, including melodic folk p ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Family Activity
Saturday Apr 13, 2019
Nisswa
We are pleased to announce Kinship Partners will be hosting its 12th Annual Purses for Partners on Saturday, April 13, 2019, at Grandview Lodge in Nisswa. Purses for Partners is a spring luncheon for women and girls that will include both a silent and live auction consisting of purses, fashion accessories, spa pack ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity
Sunday Apr 14, 2019
Nisswa
Join us for Bingo on Sunday afternoons! Cocktails, Basket Food and Pull Tabs! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Wednesday Apr 17, 2019
Crosslake
Bingo at Manhattan's ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Fundraising Events
Wednesday Apr 17, 2019
Nisswa
Join us at 6:30pm on Wednesday nights for Progressive Coverall Bingo! 15 games including $1,000 Progressive Coverall and $500 Progressive Lucky 7!! Open to the Public! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Thursday Apr 18, 2019
Nisswa
Sherwood Forest is excited to host Ladies night - every 3rd Thursday of the month! You will get an opportunity to unWINEd with radio celebrity Tess Taylor and celebrate good times, good company, good food and good fun! Consider this a night out for ladies with a different twist each time! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Culinary Events
Thursday Apr 18, 2019
Brainerd
Games, Fun, Family Feud, Restaurant ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Saturday Apr 20, 2019
Crosslake
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Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Sunday Apr 21, 2019
Nisswa
Join us for Bingo on Sunday afternoons! Cocktails, Basket Food and Pull Tabs! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Tuesday Apr 23, 2019
Baxter
Join Frandsen Bank & Trust as they host Business After Hours on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from 4:30 - 6:00 pm at their location in Baxter. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event
Wednesday Apr 24, 2019
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Categories: Festivals & Celebrations, Community Events
Wednesday Apr 24, 2019
Crosslake
Bingo at Manhattan's ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Fundraising Events
Wednesday Apr 24, 2019
Nisswa
Join us at 6:30pm on Wednesday nights for Progressive Coverall Bingo! 15 games including $1,000 Progressive Coverall and $500 Progressive Lucky 7!! Open to the Public! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Thursday Apr 25, 2019
Brainerd
Games, Fun, Family Feud, Restaurant ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Friday Apr 26, 2019 - Saturday Apr 27, 2019
Nisswa
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Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Service, Community Events, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Friday Apr 26, 2019 - Saturday Apr 27, 2019
Deerwood
An entire weekend of yoga, feasts, friends and a few bunnies! the perfect girls (and wellness) weekend! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Health & Wellness
Friday Apr 26, 2019
Baxter
We're going to rock this town with Lee Rocker, who topped the charts spinning and rocking his giant upright bass in the legendary rockabilly music group, The St ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Family Activity
Saturday Apr 27, 2019
Baxter
An oil painting class for people who have never painted using oils before but want to create a beautiful painting. No drawing skills required ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Saturday Apr 27, 2019
Crosslake
Taste of Crosslake ... read more
Categories: Community Service, Education, Community Events, Culinary Events, Health & Wellness
Sunday Apr 28, 2019
Brainerd
American Legion has a breakfast buffet on the fourth Sunday of every month. ... read more
Categories: Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events
Sunday Apr 28, 2019
Nisswa
Join us for Bingo on Sunday afternoons! Cocktails, Basket Food and Pull Tabs! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Wednesday May 1, 2019
Crosslake
Bingo at Manhattan's ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Fundraising Events
Wednesday May 1, 2019
Nisswa
Join us at 6:30pm on Wednesday nights for Progressive Coverall Bingo! 15 games including $1,000 Progressive Coverall and $500 Progressive Lucky 7!! Open to the Public! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Thursday May 2, 2019
Brainerd
Games, Fun, Family Feud, Restaurant ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Saturday May 4, 2019
Baxter
An oil painting class for people who have never painted using oils before but want to create a beautiful painting. No drawing skills required ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Saturday May 4, 2019
Pequot Lakes
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Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Festivals & Celebrations, Family Activity
Sunday May 5, 2019
Baxter
2018/19 WINTER SERIES Summer is over, but the music continues all year long with the Lakes Area Music Festival! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Sunday May 5, 2019
Nisswa
Join us for Bingo on Sunday afternoons! Cocktails, Basket Food and Pull Tabs! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Wednesday May 8, 2019
Crosslake
Bingo at Manhattan's ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Fundraising Events
Wednesday May 8, 2019
Nisswa
Join us at 6:30pm on Wednesday nights for Progressive Coverall Bingo! 15 games including $1,000 Progressive Coverall and $500 Progressive Lucky 7!! Open to the Public! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Thursday May 9, 2019
Baxter
2nd Thursday, Happy Hour for a Cause. One of our favorite ways to give back. Supporting our community, by helping non profits thrive, is in our mission statement. Using our business and motivating our customer base to support local non profits is an important responsibility. Our way to help is by providing a place for non-profits raise funds. The 2nd Thursday program has become one of our most consistent ways to do that in the restaurant ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Family Activity, Culinary Events
Thursday May 9, 2019
Brainerd
Games, Fun, Family Feud, Restaurant ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Saturday May 11, 2019
Baxter
An oil painting class for people who have never painted using oils before but want to create a beautiful painting. No drawing skills required ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Saturday May 11, 2019
Pequot Lakes
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Categories: Community Events, Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events
Saturday May 11, 2019
Baxter
Join Collective Unconscious as they “drop the needle” on the Beatles Abbey Road! A complete performance of one of the greatest rock albums of all time. With hit ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Family Activity
Sunday May 12, 2019
Nisswa
Join us for Bingo on Sunday afternoons! Cocktails, Basket Food and Pull Tabs! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Tuesday May 14, 2019
Baxter
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Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Tuesday May 14, 2019
Baxter
Join Crow Wing Power as they host Business After Hours on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 from 4:30 - 6:00 pm at their location on Hwy 371 north. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event
Wednesday May 15, 2019
Crosslake
Bingo at Manhattan's ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Fundraising Events
Wednesday May 15, 2019
Nisswa
Join us at 6:30pm on Wednesday nights for Progressive Coverall Bingo! 15 games including $1,000 Progressive Coverall and $500 Progressive Lucky 7!! Open to the Public! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Thursday May 16, 2019
Nisswa
Sherwood Forest is excited to host Ladies night - every 3rd Thursday of the month! You will get an opportunity to unWINEd with radio celebrity Tess Taylor and celebrate good times, good company, good food and good fun! Consider this a night out for ladies with a different twist each time! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Events, Culinary Events
Thursday May 16, 2019
Brainerd
Games, Fun, Family Feud, Restaurant ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Saturday May 18, 2019
Baxter
An oil painting class for people who have never painted using oils before but want to create a beautiful painting. No drawing skills required ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Saturday May 18, 2019
Deerwood
Walleyes might be Minnesota’s state fish, but there is no debating that the Northern Pike is one of the our fiercest, drag-taking lake monsters. Pike-a-Palooza ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation
Sunday May 19, 2019
Deerwood
Crosby-Ironton and Aitkin schools have a long, fiercely contested, but friendly rivalry. The rivalry has a new venue – Jack’s 18 at Ruttger’s. People represent ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Fundraising Events
Sunday May 19, 2019
Nisswa
Join us for Bingo on Sunday afternoons! Cocktails, Basket Food and Pull Tabs! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Wednesday May 22, 2019
Crosslake
Bingo at Manhattan's ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Fundraising Events
Wednesday May 22, 2019
Nisswa
Join us at 6:30pm on Wednesday nights for Progressive Coverall Bingo! 15 games including $1,000 Progressive Coverall and $500 Progressive Lucky 7!! Open to the Public! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Thursday May 23, 2019
Brainerd
Games, Fun, Family Feud, Restaurant ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Sunday May 26, 2019
Brainerd
American Legion has a breakfast buffet on the fourth Sunday of every month. ... read more
Categories: Fundraising Events, Family Activity, Culinary Events
Sunday May 26, 2019
Nisswa
Join us for Bingo on Sunday afternoons! Cocktails, Basket Food and Pull Tabs! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Tuesday May 28, 2019
Baxter
Join Party Time Rental as they host Business After Hours on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 from 4:30 – 6:00 pm at their location on Hwy 371 north of Brainerd. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event
Wednesday May 29, 2019
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Categories: Festivals & Celebrations, Community Events
Wednesday May 29, 2019
Crosslake
Bingo at Manhattan's ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Fundraising Events
Wednesday May 29, 2019
Nisswa
Join us at 6:30pm on Wednesday nights for Progressive Coverall Bingo! 15 games including $1,000 Progressive Coverall and $500 Progressive Lucky 7!! Open to the Public! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Thursday May 30, 2019
Brainerd
Games, Fun, Family Feud, Restaurant ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Sunday Jun 2, 2019
Nisswa
Join us for Bingo on Sunday afternoons! Cocktails, Basket Food and Pull Tabs! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Wednesday Jun 5, 2019
Crosslake
Bingo at Manhattan's ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Fundraising Events
Wednesday Jun 5, 2019
Nisswa
Join us at 6:30pm on Wednesday nights for Progressive Coverall Bingo! 15 games including $1,000 Progressive Coverall and $500 Progressive Lucky 7!! Open to the Public! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Thursday Jun 6, 2019
Brainerd
Games, Fun, Family Feud, Restaurant ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Friday Jun 7, 2019
Baxter
Registration For online registration, go to https://www.signmeup.com/reg/form/129122/registration. For a paper form go to www.sourgrapesrun.com , click on Register and download the form. Forms can be picked up at the Arboretum also. Mailed registrations must be received at the arboretum by Thursday, June 6th. Online... ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Family Activity, Health & Wellness
Saturday Jun 8, 2019
Baxter
The Sour Grapes half & half trail run first started in 2001. A group of runners were unable to secure a spot in the Grandma's Marathon for that year. As a result, they decided to organize a run that would be fun, challenging and a means to enjoy the company of other enthusiastic runners; hence, the birth of Sour Gra... ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Recreation, Health & Wellness
Saturday Jun 8, 2019
Deerwood
Some cars transcend transportation. They roar with a voice that takes your breath away. Their curved steel, elegant lines and flashes of chrome are so perfect t ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Sunday Jun 9, 2019
Nisswa
Join us for Bingo on Sunday afternoons! Cocktails, Basket Food and Pull Tabs! ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Tuesday Jun 11, 2019
Baxter
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Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Tuesday Jun 11, 2019
Baxter
Join CrossFitGrow as they host Business After Hours on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 from 4:30 ? 6:00 pm at their location on Hwy 371 in Baxter. ... read more
Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Brainerd Lakes Chamber Event