Starry Starry Night

November 29, 2019

4:00pm - 9:00pm

Grand Marais merchants

Shop local in Grand Marais at our annual Starry Starry Night celebration! Out Grand Marais merchants will be open from 4-9pm with special sales, refreshments, and lots of holiday gift ideas. Join us for a festive evening! Click the link for a map of locations.

Cookies and Carols at the Erickson Center

December 1, 2019


Erickson Center, Curtis, Michigan

Come hear the Grand Marais Community Chorus in a special holiday concert at the Erickson Center in Curtis, Michigan. The concert starts at 2pm with cookies to follow!

Community Christmas Potluck

December 12, 2019


Grand Marais Community Center

Come enjoy a festive holiday dinner at the Community Center, sponsored by the Grand Marais Women’s Club. Bring a dish to pass if you like. Dinner starts at 6pm and we believe Santa will make an appearance!

UP200 Sled Dog Race

February 15, 2020

8:00am - evening

Grand Marais Community Center

The UP200 sled dog teams are coming back to Grand Marais! Join us on Saturday, February 15, 2020 to welcome the mushers and their four-footed athletes as they arrive at the Grand Marais checkpoint, which is the halfway point of the race. The Women’s Club will have breakfast and lunch available, and the teams will rest here most of the afternoon. Check back for updates!

Grand Marais Splash-In on the Bay

June 20, 2020

Come see the seaplanes and enjoy an afternoon of friendly competitions!

Grand Marais Fishing Tournament

June 27, 2020 - June 28, 2020

Grand Marais, Michigan

Get your fishing poles ready for the annual Fishing Tournament, June 27-28, 2020. Captain’s Meeting on Friday, June 26. Details coming soon!

Fourth of July Celebration

July 4, 2020

It’s an old-fashioned Fourth in Grand Marais with a parade, games, food, and fireworks over the bay! More events will be added closer to the date.

Sea Kayak Symposium

July 15, 2020 - July 19, 2020

The anual Great Lakes Sea Kayak Symposium will be held in Grand Marais July 15-19, 2020. Details to be announced soon.

Grand Marais Music and Arts Festival

August 14, 2020 - August 16, 2020

Grand Marais Community Center

It’s a weekend of music, food, and fun in Grand Marais! Mark your calendars now!

Grand Marais Triathlon

September 6, 2020

Calling all triathletes! The annual Grand Marais Triathlon is set for the Sunday of Labor Day weekend. Details and online registration will be posted at a later date.