Thursday, August 4, 2016

Upcoming Events in the Brainerd Lakes Area

August 2-6

Crow Wing County Fair
Website: http://crowwingcountyfair.com/  

August 5-7

BIR Powercruise
Website: http://www.BrainerdRaceway.com

August 6

Whitefish Warrior - 2016
7am- 11pm
Website: http://itsyourrace.com/event.aspx?id=7812
Details: This 2 mile journey through the Nordic Ridge Recreation Area will present a variety of fun and challenging adventures (emphasis on fun). You will conquer walls, slippery valleys, test your skills in archery, complete a kayak course and crawl through the mud to achieve greatness and the right to be called a Whitefish Warrior!

Surly KlunkerFunk Bicycle Ride & Festival of Trails
10am-8pm
Website: http://www.klunkerfunk.com/

August 11

Lake Country Crafts & Cones Ice Cream Eating Contest
3pm-4pm
Details: For more than 10 years Lake Country Crafts & Cones has been hosting an annual ice cream eating contest! With categories for all ages, it's not just the kids who dive into the bowls to compete.
Lake Country Crafts & Cones 218-692-4411.

August 12

Outdoor Movies at the Crosslake Campground - A Bug’s Life
9pm-11:30pm
Website: http://www.recreation.gov/camping/crosslake-campground/r/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=73141

August 12-14

Thunder at the Lakes NHRA Divisional Race
Website: http://www.brainerdraceway.com/thunder-at-the-lakes-nhra

August 13

9th Annual Chokecherry Festival
Website: http://plbplionsclub.com/index.cfm/chokecherry-festival

Dru Sjodin Purple Elephant 10k & 5k
Website: http://www.runfordru.com
Details: Create awareness of violence against women & children while promoting your own health! With three different races, there's something for everyone in the family.

August 15-21

Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals
Website: http://brainerdraceway.com/nhra-nationals/

August 17 2016

2016 27th Annual Chamber Golf Tournament & Fundraiser
7am-4pm
Website: https://chambermaster.blob.core.windows.net/userfiles/UserFiles/chambers/1/File/2016_Golf_Tournament/BLC_GolfTournament_Registration_FILL.pdf

August 18

Free Waterski Show - Brainerd Ski Loons
6:30-8pm
Website: http://www.skiloons.com August 20 Kaleidoscope 5K Fund Run & Walk for Hope 8am-12pm Website: http://www.mntc.org/events/5kfundrun

August 21

Free Waterski Show - Brainerd Ski Loons
6:30-8pm
Website: http://www.skiloons.com

August 24-28

Lakes Bluegrass Festival
Website: http://www.lakesbluegrassfestival.com/

August 26-28

BIR CRA Superbike Racing MSRA
Website: http://brainerdraceway.com/cra-superbike-racing

August 27

Kiwanis Kids Triathalon
4pm
Website: http://brainerdkiwanisclub.org/2016_KKT

August 28

Lakes Country Triathalon
Website: http://www.lakescountrytriathlon.com

2nd Annual NLYHA Golf Tournament
1pm-7pm
Website: http://northernlakeslightning.com

September 2-4

25th Annual GSTA Muscle Car Shootout 
Website: http://brainerdraceway.com/muscle-car-shootout

Nimrod Labor Day Bull Bash
7pm
Website: http://www.meechbuckingbulls.com/LABORDAYBULLBASH.html

September 3

2016 Crosslake Original Craft and Flea Market
9am-4pm, Crosslake

September 9-11

MAP Proving Grounds, BIR
Website: http://brainerdraceway.com/events/

September 12

Pedal Pequot 
9am-4pm
Trailside Park (east of Highway 371 and County Road 11)

September 10-11

2016 Little Falls Arts & Crafts Fair
Website: http://www.littlefallsmnchamber.com/pages/ArtsCraftsFair

September 11

Bike Skate or Walk the Paul Bunyan Trail
Website: http://mndnr.gov/125