Events

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MON
Apr Jul
25 5

Let's celebrate Stars & Stripes Days with a spectacular fireworks show on July 3, 2022! Help us draw locals and vacationers to Pequot Lakes for prime viewing, live music, and food vendors.

SUN
May
1 31

The 2022 Spring Bingo Scavenger Hunt will be May 1-31! Get ready to document the beauty of spring. If you are attending the Back to Basics Spring Fair and complete a bingo while you are there, you can receive a prize on-site! Learn more here.

FRI
May
20 22

BIR’s Bracket Drag Racing Series features some of the best amateur drag racing in the country as 250+ drag racers compete in 10 different classes. Fans can see dragsters, cars, trucks, bikes, snowmobiles and Junior Dragsters, all of which are competing ...

SUN
May
22
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Join us for for weekly winter pastime. Grab a beer and a snack and play some cribbage with players looking for a challenge. Play for pride and fun a small prize for the winner.

SUN
May
22
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

BINGO Every Sunday starting at 3:30pm

SUN
May
22
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Come to Dunmire’s to win some meat, eat a great meal, have fun and support the Lakes Area Skatepark! Meat raffle is every Sunday at 3:30 pm and Wednesday at 6:30pm. Proceeds benefit Lakes Area Skatepark.

MON
May
23
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Burger night at the Nisswa Legion from 5-7pm

MON
May
23
4:00 PM - 5:45 PM

Open Pickleball every Monday Pickleball is a paddleball sport that combines elements of badminton, table tennis, and tennis. Two or four players use solid paddles made of wood or composite materials to hit a perforated polymer ball, much like a wiffle ...

MON
May
23
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Burger Baskets starting at $5.50 from 5pm-8pm Bingo in the Back Hall starting at 7pm.

MON
May
23
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

ITs Poker night at Moonlite. The game starts at 6:30. Be here at 6pm to get bonus chips!

MON
May
23
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Join uz for Trivia Monday Nightz at Gull Lake Z at 8 pm!

TUE
May
24
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Enjoy Coney Dogs and $3.50 Long Island Ice Teas every Tuesday from 5-7pm

TUE
May
24
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Meat Raffle starting at 5:30pm Margaritas for $3

TUE
May
24
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us every Tuesday, ticket sales starting at 5:30 for our Tuesday Night Meat Raffle! Numbers drawn at 6:30! Happy Hour 4-6pm. Sushi platters on special for dine-in or take-out only $21.99! Join us for a fun night and WIN!

TUE
May
24
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
TUE
May
24
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us every Tuesday from 7pm-9pm for Taproom Trivia! Trivia Mafia is the use your noodle, not google trivia! Come play solo or bring a team. WIN FREE BEER!

WED
May
25
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Chicken Alfredo with Salad $9

WED
May
25
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Want to get out in the spring, learn more about birds and have a morning hike on the trails at the Arboretum? The Brainerd Lakes Area Audubon Society and the Northland Arboretum will be sponsoring short, morning birding hikes this spring. Join an ...

WED
May
25
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Meat Raffle starts at 4pm, we give away the meat at 5:30p and the key chain drawing for $300 right after that!!!

WED
May
25
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a beer and some wings! Wing Wednesday gets you a beer and 6 wings (about a pound) for $12!!

WED
May
25
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
WED
May
25
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Every Wednesday from May 4th through July 6th - 5Rocks will be giving away @grandviewlodge summer concert series tickets - (2 tickets per concert). Starting at 4pm - 1 entry per cocktail purchase. Winner will be drawn at 9 pm - need not be present to win!

WED
May
25
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

2nd & 4th Wednesday Fried Chicken Dinner with Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Veggie, and Salad $9

WED
May
25
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Which trivia mafia host will be back and in charge at Roundhouse Brewery starting September 22nd? a: Pat Sajak b: Drew Carey c: John Carlson d: Madonna Show up on Wednesday to find out! Prizes for first, second and third place teams.

WED
May
25
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Back by popular demand! SUSHI ROLLING CLASS with Chef Matt! All-you-can-eat while you learn to roll... Wednesday, May 25th 6-8pm $45 per person Beer, wine, & sake available for purchase This will be our last class of the season! Gather On 3 ...

WED
May
25
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us for BINGO every Wednesday starting at 6:30pm

WED
May
25
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Come to Dunmire’s to win some meat, eat a great meal, have fun and support the Lakes Area Skatepark! Meat raffle is every Sunday at 3:30 pm and Wednesday at 6:30pm. Proceeds benefit Lakes Area Skatepark.

THU
May
26

50% off Adult Drinks All Day

THU
May
26
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Family Storytime is Back! Starting April 7, 2022, please join us on Thursdays at 11 am for stories and crafts in the Large Meeting Room!

THU
May
26
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Meat Raffle ticket sales start at 4 p.m. and tickets are pulled at 5:30 p.m.  Bingo starts at 6 p.m. - 10 games

THU
May
26
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Enjoy Wings every Thursday from 4:30p-7:30p

THU
May
26
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

2 Pork Chops, Mashed Potatoes and Gravy $9

THU
May
26
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
THU
May
26
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us every Thursday, ticket sales starting at 5:30 for our Thursday Night Meat Raffle! Numbers drawn at 6:30! Happy Hour 4-6pm. Weekly features and Prime Rib on special! Join us for a fun night and WIN!

THU
May
26
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Commander Bar Bingo every Thursday at 6:30pm — Progressive jackpot

FRI
May
27 29
FRI
May
27
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

JJ’s Pub Meat Raffle every Friday at 5:30pm

FRI
May
27
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Karaoke every Friday starting at 6:30pm

FRI
May
27
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join the Crosslake Legion for a Meat Raffle every Friday beginning at 6:30pm.

FRI
May
27
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Friday night is trivia night, fun interactive trivia starting at 8pm.

FRI
May
27
9:00 PM - 2:00 AM

*Get Your Dance on at Zorbaz *Alwayz Zomething Going On @ The Z!

SAT
May
28

1/2 Rack Ribs Chef's Choice of Potato and Cowboy Beans $10

SAT
May
28
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Want to get out in the spring, learn more about birds and have a morning hike on the trails at the Arboretum? The Brainerd Lakes Area Audubon Society and the Northland Arboretum will be sponsoring short, morning birding hikes this spring. Join an ...

SAT
May
28
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Join me and other MN makers at Pop Up North in Baxter for handmade products, crafts and artwork.

SAT
May
28
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
SAT
May
28
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Bloody Mary Bar every Sat from 11-2p

SAT
May
28
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Starting Saturday October 23rd!! BINGO IS BACK at Manhattan's! Opening at 10 am with our Brunch Menu and Bingo Starting at 11 am! We are so excited!! See you next Saturday!

SAT
May
28
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM

We will be making a set of three sterling silver stacker rings with small stones. All three of the rings will have 3mm stones set in sterling silvers bezel cups. You will learn how to measure your half round so it is equal to the size of your finger. ...

SAT
May
28
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Bar Bingo every Sat starting at 1pm

SAT
May
28
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Kicks the Art Place is hosting painting events, where YOU are the artist! With step by step instruction from artist Sara Porter, you will take home your masterpiece! Bring your friends for some afternoon fun! Call ahead to register 218-692-5425

SAT
May
28
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Join the Crosslake Legion for Bingo every Saturday starting at 1:30.

SAT
May
28
SAT
May
28
9:00 PM - 2:00 AM

*Get Your Dance on at Zorbaz *Alwayz Zomething Going On @ The Z!

SUN
May
29
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Memorial Sunday Worship Service - Please join us and honor our troops, veterans, and country.

SUN
May
29
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
SUN
May
29
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Join us for for weekly winter pastime. Grab a beer and a snack and play some cribbage with players looking for a challenge. Play for pride and fun a small prize for the winner.

SUN
May
29
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

BINGO Every Sunday starting at 3:30pm

SUN
May
29
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Come to Dunmire’s to win some meat, eat a great meal, have fun and support the Lakes Area Skatepark! Meat raffle is every Sunday at 3:30 pm and Wednesday at 6:30pm. Proceeds benefit Lakes Area Skatepark.

MON
May
30
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Burger night at the Nisswa Legion from 5-7pm

MON
May
30
4:00 PM - 5:45 PM

Open Pickleball every Monday Pickleball is a paddleball sport that combines elements of badminton, table tennis, and tennis. Two or four players use solid paddles made of wood or composite materials to hit a perforated polymer ball, much like a wiffle ...

MON
May
30
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Burger Baskets starting at $5.50 from 5pm-8pm Bingo in the Back Hall starting at 7pm.

MON
May
30
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

ITs Poker night at Moonlite. The game starts at 6:30. Be here at 6pm to get bonus chips!

MON
May
30
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Join uz for Trivia Monday Nightz at Gull Lake Z at 8 pm!

TUE
May
31
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Enjoy Coney Dogs and $3.50 Long Island Ice Teas every Tuesday from 5-7pm

TUE
May
31
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Meat Raffle starting at 5:30pm Margaritas for $3

TUE
May
31
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us every Tuesday, ticket sales starting at 5:30 for our Tuesday Night Meat Raffle! Numbers drawn at 6:30! Happy Hour 4-6pm. Sushi platters on special for dine-in or take-out only $21.99! Join us for a fun night and WIN!

TUE
May
31
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
TUE
May
31
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us every Tuesday from 7pm-9pm for Taproom Trivia! Trivia Mafia is the use your noodle, not google trivia! Come play solo or bring a team. WIN FREE BEER!

WED
June
1
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a beer and some wings! Wing Wednesday gets you a beer and 6 wings (about a pound) for $12!!

WED
June
1
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
WED
June
1
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Every Wednesday from May 4th through July 6th - 5Rocks will be giving away @grandviewlodge summer concert series tickets - (2 tickets per concert). Starting at 4pm - 1 entry per cocktail purchase. Winner will be drawn at 9 pm - need not be present to win!

WED
June
1
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Come to Dunmire’s to win some meat, eat a great meal, have fun and support the Lakes Area Skatepark! Meat raffle is every Sunday at 3:30 pm and Wednesday at 6:30pm. Proceeds benefit Lakes Area Skatepark.

THU
June
2
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Family Storytime is Back! Starting April 7, 2022, please join us on Thursdays at 11 am for stories and crafts in the Large Meeting Room!

THU
June
2
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Meat Raffle ticket sales start at 4 p.m. and tickets are pulled at 5:30 p.m.  Bingo starts at 6 p.m. - 10 games

THU
June
2
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
THU
June
2
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us every Thursday, ticket sales starting at 5:30 for our Thursday Night Meat Raffle! Numbers drawn at 6:30! Happy Hour 4-6pm. Weekly features and Prime Rib on special! Join us for a fun night and WIN!

SAT
June
4
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
SUN
June
5
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Come to Dunmire’s to win some meat, eat a great meal, have fun and support the Lakes Area Skatepark! Meat raffle is every Sunday at 3:30 pm and Wednesday at 6:30pm. Proceeds benefit Lakes Area Skatepark.

MON
June
6

Create a vibrant focal point for you outdoor living area! A rhubarb leaf provides the mold for the cement casting. On the First evening, create the stepping stone. All the supplies are included in the price of this class! Presented by Kathy Wernberg

TUE
June
7
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Youth Boating - Minnesota law requires youths ages 12 - 17 to have either a Minnesota Watercraft Operator's Permit or a similar certification from their home state. WCYC and C&C Boat Works sponsor these classes, presented by the Crow Wing County ...

TUE
June
7
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
WED
June
8
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a beer and some wings! Wing Wednesday gets you a beer and 6 wings (about a pound) for $12!!

WED
June
8
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
WED
June
8
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Every Wednesday from May 4th through July 6th - 5Rocks will be giving away @grandviewlodge summer concert series tickets - (2 tickets per concert). Starting at 4pm - 1 entry per cocktail purchase. Winner will be drawn at 9 pm - need not be present to win!

WED
June
8
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Come to Dunmire’s to win some meat, eat a great meal, have fun and support the Lakes Area Skatepark! Meat raffle is every Sunday at 3:30 pm and Wednesday at 6:30pm. Proceeds benefit Lakes Area Skatepark.

THU
June
9
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Julie Schroer and Jodie Ramsay own Jean's- The Right Plant Place in Perham, MN. Jean's specializes in perennials for northern gardens, carrying over 1200 varieties each year.

THU
June
9
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Julie Schroer and Jodie Ramsay own Jean's- The Right Plant Place in Perham, MN. Jean's specializes in perennials for northern gardens, carrying over 1200 varieties each year. In the non-gardening season, Jodie teaches Biology and manages the ...

THU
June
9
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Meat Raffle ticket sales start at 4 p.m. and tickets are pulled at 5:30 p.m.  Bingo starts at 6 p.m. - 10 games

THU
June
9
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
THU
June
9
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us every Thursday, ticket sales starting at 5:30 for our Thursday Night Meat Raffle! Numbers drawn at 6:30! Happy Hour 4-6pm. Weekly features and Prime Rib on special! Join us for a fun night and WIN!

FRI
June
10 12
SAT
June
11
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

With songs like "Cracklin' Rosie," "Song Sung Blue," and "Sweet Caroline," Neil Diamond sold over 100 million records worldwide – hits that were the soundtrack of one generation after the next, easily spanning five decades. This nostalgic celebration ...

SUN
June
12
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Come to Dunmire’s to win some meat, eat a great meal, have fun and support the Lakes Area Skatepark! Meat raffle is every Sunday at 3:30 pm and Wednesday at 6:30pm. Proceeds benefit Lakes Area Skatepark.

TUE
June
14
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
WED
June
15
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a beer and some wings! Wing Wednesday gets you a beer and 6 wings (about a pound) for $12!!

WED
June
15
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
WED
June
15
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Every Wednesday from May 4th through July 6th - 5Rocks will be giving away @grandviewlodge summer concert series tickets - (2 tickets per concert). Starting at 4pm - 1 entry per cocktail purchase. Winner will be drawn at 9 pm - need not be present to win!

WED
June
15
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
WED
June
15
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Come to Dunmire’s to win some meat, eat a great meal, have fun and support the Lakes Area Skatepark! Meat raffle is every Sunday at 3:30 pm and Wednesday at 6:30pm. Proceeds benefit Lakes Area Skatepark.

THU
June
16
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Meat Raffle ticket sales start at 4 p.m. and tickets are pulled at 5:30 p.m.  Bingo starts at 6 p.m. - 10 games

THU
June
16
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
THU
June
16
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us every Thursday, ticket sales starting at 5:30 for our Thursday Night Meat Raffle! Numbers drawn at 6:30! Happy Hour 4-6pm. Weekly features and Prime Rib on special! Join us for a fun night and WIN!

THU
June
16
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Please join us for a great night of fun Games, delicious Food and refreshing Drinks!

FRI
June
17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
FRI
June
17
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Driving for Hospice, a charity golf tournament to benefit area hospice patients will be Friday, June 17, at Cuyuna Rolling Hills Golf Course in Deerwood. Hospice provides compassionate care and dignity for terminally ill people and supports their ...

FRI
June
17
1:15 PM - 7:00 PM
FRI
June
17 18
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
FRI
June
17
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Enjoy an evening creating a unique-to-you piece of art to display in your cabin or home. In this class instructor and art therapist, Maja Northway, will guide us through the steps to create themed water color paintings. Class includes a Wildflower ...

SAT
June
18
SAT
June
18