Calendar: July 21-30, 2021

A look at upcoming events in the northern Brainerd lakes area

The Crosslake Area Historical Society will show "Rainbow Woman - The Legacy of One Lakota Woman's Strength," a film about the life of Karen Sterner, on Wednesday, July 21. Submitted Photo (July 2021)


  • Tuesdays: Hackensack Children’s Fishing Contest, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., fishing pier
  • Wednesdays: Nisswa Turtle Races, 2 p.m.
  • Thursdays: Nisswa farmers market, 8 a.m.-noon, American Legion parking lot
  • Fridays: Pine River Market Square farmers and crafters market, 2:30-5:30 p.m., near Pine River Depot
  • Fridays: Lakeside Concert Series, 5-7 p.m., Hackensack Park pavilion
  • Saturdays: Bands, Crosslake Town Square, 6-8 p.m.
  • Saturdays: Bands in the Park, 7-9 p.m., Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes


  • 21-25: Pine River Summerfest events: Parade at 2 p.m. Saturday
  • 21: Block Party, 6-8 p.m., The Warehouse, Pine River
  • 21: Crosslake Area Historical Society: “Rainbow Woman - The Legacy of One Lakota Woman's Strength," 7 p.m., Learning Livery, Historic Log Village
  • 23: Heritage Group North: Lost Pine River’s Celebration of Schools Exhibit, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Pine River Depot
  • 23-24: Pine River Art Club Show, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., The Warehouse
  • 23-24: Rhubarb Fest, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Pine River
  • 23-25: Pine River Library book sale, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday
  • 23: Lakeside Concert Series: Skippin Stones, 5-7 p.m., Hackensack Park pavilion on Birch Lake
  • 24: United Methodist Church walkin’ tacos & bake sale, 11 a.m., Pine River
  • 24: Timber Bay fundraiser dinner and silent auction, 4-7 p.m., Pine River American Legion
  • 24: Bands in the Park: Daybreak (jazz, oldies, rock, country), 7-9 p.m., Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes
  • 24-25: Pine River Summerfest softball tournament
  • 25: Backus fly-in pancake breakfast, 8 a.m.-noon, Backus Airport
  • 28-30: Brainerd Community Theatre: “Xanadu,” 6:30 p.m., Chalberg Theatre, Central Lakes College, Brainerd

Timber Bay provides mentoring and activities for area youth. Submitted Photo (July 2021)

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