What’s happening in our area in 2019


JANUARY 2019
• Lantern-lit ski & snowshoe hike @ Itasca State Park

FEBRUARY 2019
• Park Rapids American Legion Community Fishing Contest
• Lantern-lit ski & snowshoe hike @ Itasca State Park
• North Country Trail Snowshoe Hike
• Old Time Logging Demonstration @ Itasca State Park

March 2019
• St Urho’s Celebration, Menahga

APRIL 
2019
• Itasca Spring Hike @ Itasca State Park

MAY 2019
• “Take a Mom Fishing” Weekend
• Fishing Opener
• Festival of Birds @ Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge
• Minnesota Bike Opener
• Take Flight! Spotting Birds @ Itasca State Park
• Wildflower Walk @ Itasca State Park
• Itasca’s Mysteries in History @ Itasca Biological Park

JUNE 2019
• Itasca’s Annual Butterfly Hike @ Itasca State Park
• Lady Slippers of Itasca @ Itasca State Park
• 2nd Street Stage Music
• “Take a Kid Fishing” Weekend
• Gene Cirks Catch & Release
• Akeley Paul Bunyan Days
• Nevis Sites & Bikes
• Dorset Boardwalk Art Festival

JULY 2019
• Fourth of July Celebration
• PBR Challenger Tour Bull Ride
• Hubbard County Shell Prairie Fair
• Muskie Day, Nevis
• 2nd Street Stage Music
• Blueberry Festival, Lake George
• Pig Races, Nevis
• Park Rapids Crazy Days
• Itasca Smokey Bear Day @ Itasca State Park

AUGUST 
2018
• 13th Annual North Country Trail Hiking Fest @ Itasca State Park
• 2nd Street Stage Music
• Art Fair at the Winery, Akeley
• Taste of Dorset
• Nevis Community-Wide Garage Sale
• Northern Knights’ Run to the Rapids
• Legends and Logging Days
• Northwoods Triathlon
• Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmer’s Show
• Antique Tractor & Engine Club Field Days
• Wet and Wild Mississippi River Day @ Itasca State Park

SEPTEMBER 2019
• Itasca’s 12th Annual Autumn Harvest Fest and Hike
• Nevis Scholarship Fund Junior Fishing Tournament
• Park Rapids Headwaters 100 Bike Ride
• Dorset Garage Sale
• Art Leap

October 2019
• Shoptoberfest Fall Sale
• Itasca’s Mysteries in History @ Itasca Biological Station

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Minnesota State Flower - Showy Lady-Slipper

Minnesota State Flower – Showy Lady-Slipper

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