Events at the Resort

Mothers Day Brunch

Sunday May 8

11:00am and 1:00pm

A great assortment of breakfast favorites, a chef attended omelet station, smoked salmon and shellfish, prime rib, braised chicken, and dessert specialties are just the start. Call ahead for reservations to 218-663-7212, or for pricing and full menu.

Live Music

Tuesdays & Thursdays 6pm-8pm, and Saturdays 7pm-10pm

November through May

A rotating ticket of regional musicians perform all Winter and Spring.  Cozy up on a couch in our historic front lobby on Saturday evenings, or enjoy a deal on wings with music in our Poplar River Pub on Tuesday and Thursday.

Summer Music

Starting June 2nd

Thursdays 6:30-8:30pm on the beach

Joe Paulik will start a bonfire by the traditional method of bow-drilling, then share songs and stories of life on the North Shore as you wind the day down by a fire on the beach.

Saturdays 7:00-10:00pm in our historic lobby

A rotating ticket of local and regional musicians perform on Saturday nights in our lobby. Settle in to a seat and enjoy the night looking out over Lake Superior


Area Events

First Friday Block Party

Friday, May 6th 4:00-8:00pm

Food, music, arts, culture and community combine to celebrate what makes this place so great. Info at Visit Cook County.

Ham 5k, Half Marathon, and Little Runts Run

Saturday, May 7th

On the Gunflint Trail, commemorating the green up of the forest and areas affected by the Ham Lake fire. The run immerses you in nature. Brought to you by the YMCA!

Ferns of the North Shore

Saturday, May 7th 10:00am

At Sugarloaf Cove Interpretive Center, Joe Walewski from Wolf Ridge ELC will introduce folks to the fascinating world of ferns. $2. Sugarloaf Cove Calendar.

Grand Marais Art Colony Exhibitions and Demonstrations

April through September select dates

Artist-in-Residence talks and community events. For details on Art Colony community events, check out their events calendar.

Memorial Weekend Art Along the Lake

Friday, May 27th - Monday, May 30th

See, savor, and explore with artists from Schroeder to Grand Portage. It's a vibrant art scene along the quiet shores of Lake Superior. Check out the full schedule and list of galleries

Opening Day at Cross River Heritage Center

Friday, May 27th, 10am

Prepared to open for the summer, the Cross River Heritage Center is the heart of Schroeder and the place to visit for local culture and heritage. Tuesday-Saturday 10am-4:30pm. Sundays 1pm-4pm. Closed Mondays. Through October 22nd.

Le Grand du Nord Bike Classic

Saturday, May 28th

Inaugural running of a north shore gravel bike classic. Amazing routes, food and beer, and outdoor enjoyment with family and friends. All the details here.

North House Folk School Events: Northern Landscapes

June 3rd-5th

Events, seasonal celebrations, and community gatherings happen throughout the year at NHFS. Next up is Northern Landscapes, including ecology and birding courses, as well as featured speakers and a community pizza bake. Check out courses and event details here.

Boundary Waters Expo

June 11th-12th

Demonstrations, activities, speakers, stories, and more for the family's enjoyment and celebration of one of the most beautiful places this planet holds. At the Seagull Public Landing on the Gunflint Trail. More details here.

Gondola Scenic Rides

Take the new gondola from the Scandinavian Chalet over the Poplar River to the Summit Chalet. Spring dates and hours: Saturdays April 23&30 and May 7&14: 10a-4p. Saturday and Sunday May 21&22, 28&29: 10a-5p. May 30: 10a-3p.

Daily hours beginning June 4: 10a-5p.


Calendar of Music and Area Events

Check out the Calendar of Area Events for music and other happenings throughout Cook County.

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