Events and Meetings

Announce upcoming community events. Please note that an event hosted by a business is considered a commercial event and should be posted under Business Ads. If an item fits under one of the other categories, please do NOT post it as an event - post it in the other category.

lunch at Hovland Arts Festival

Trinity Lutheran is participating in the Hovland Arts Festival serving lunch of pulled pork sandwiches, hot dogs, potatoe salad, baked beans, bars, coffee, pop.  Visit the booths of many local and regional artists (10-4 July 3 and 4), and enjoy lunch starting at 11--   4957 E Highway 61 Hovland.


CONTACT: Trinity Lutheran Church
PHONE: 218-475-2439
DATE: 07/02/2015 10:54am

Monday Hike

Monday Hike:  July 6th.  Come join the Monday Hikers for an easy to moderate 2 hour hike. Meet at the Grand Marais Senior Center on Monday at 9:30 am.  We'll car pool from there. Lunch at a nearby restaurant after the hike.  We will be hiking the Temperance River.  Call Nancy Strayer for details and schedule #512-567-0653. 

CONTACT: Renee Larsen
PHONE: 651-245-5938
DATE: 07/02/2015 08:49am

Planked Trout, Historical Society

Reserve your fish and save $1 

The Cook County Historical Society’s Planked Trout Dinner

Grand Marais R.V. Park, Recreation Hall

Sat. July 11th, 5:30 p.m.

Price at the door: $15.00

Advanced tickets: $14.00 contact or stop at the Museum BEFORE July 8th

387-2883 or—8 South Broadway, Grand Marais

Menu: Delicious, mouth-watering, plank-cooked lake trout, baked potatoes, salad, roll, coffee or refreshing cold beverage



CONTACT: Cook County Historical Society
PHONE: 218-387-2883
DATE: 07/01/2015 03:06pm

SplinterTones! July 4 FREE CONCERT in Harbor Park 7 - 10

Bring a chair!  Bring the kids!  Wear your dancing shoes!  Stay for the fireworks!

Harbor Park FREE CONCERT.  Sat., July 4, 7 - 10.

SplinterTones are a high-octane, 7-piece band based in Grand Marais, Minnesota on the north shore of Lake Superior. The ensemble plays an uppity blend of hep and snappy tunes in a unique and unmistakable style. Noted for their vibrant vocal harmonies, colorful stage presence and strong rhythmic grooves, SplinterTones crowd the dance floor with legions of enthusiastic dancers.  

SplinterTones perform at music festivals, wedding dances, town halls, clubs, parties and celebrations throughout the region.  

SplinterTones are:  Max Bichel - Fiddle, Liz Sivertson - Saxophone, Leah Thomas - Accordion, John Gruber - Guitar, Holly Harwig - Percussion, Jeff DeShaw - Bass, Rick Brandenburg - Drums.

SplinterTones are on Facebook and YouTube. An archived television performance is available on "The PlayList", WDSE TV, Duluth.


Bookings:  218-387-1840 (Max), (Leah), Big Swamp Productions, 153 Pike Lake Road, Grand Marais, MN 55604

CONTACT: Leah Thomas
PHONE: 218-387-9709
DATE: 07/01/2015 01:47pm

Earth Wind and Todd, July 4th Dance Party American Legion

Come join local rebels Earth Wind and Todd to celebrate independence at the American Legion. 8:30 til the cows come home. Earth Wind and Todd are Todd Miller, Amy Brooks Varga, John Mianowski, and John Varga.

CONTACT: Todd Miller
PHONE: 218-387-9441
DATE: 06/30/2015 09:44pm

Chiapas, Mexico: Trip Presentation 7/2, 6:30

All are invited to attend a presentation on the recent missions trip to the Zapatista community in Chiapas, Mexico.

July 2


St. John's Catholic Church
Lower Level Fellowship Hall

CONTACT: First Congregational UCC
PHONE: 218 387 2113
DATE: 06/30/2015 01:33pm