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Calendar of events: Aug. 9-19, 2018


Thursdays: Nisswa Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Nisswa American Legion

Fridays: Pine River Market Square, 2:30-5:30 p.m., downtown Pine River

Fridays: Duck Races, 1:45 p.m., Pine River dam

Saturdays: Ideal Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Ideal Green Market Co-op

Tuesdays: Kids' Fishing Contest, 11 a.m., Hackensack fishing pier

Tuesdays: Big Fun Tuesday, 1-3 p.m., Crosslake Town Square

Wednesdays: Nisswa Turtle Races, 2 p.m., downtown


9-11 Crosslake Art Club Show, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Crosslake Community Center

9 Lakes Area Music Festival: Railside Cabaret, 7:30 p.m., Northern Pacific Center, Brainerd

10-11 Nisswa Crazy Days

10 Outdoor movie at Crosslake campground, "The Nut Job," water safety program at 8:30 p.m., movie at 9:30 p.m.

11 Dru Sjodin Purple Elephant Run, 8 a.m., Pequot Lakes

11 Camp Knutson Quilt Auction, silent auction and quilt viewing 9:30-11:30 a.m., live auction noon, Camp Knutson, Crosslake

11 Heritage Day, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Crosslake Historic Log Village

11 Crosslake firefighters pig roast & classic and custom car show, fire hall

11 Backus Cornfest: parade 11 a.m.; corn feed; corn eating contest, street dance; fireworks

11 Northwoods Art and Book Festival, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Hackensack

11 Cardboard Boat Races, 1 p.m., Moonlite Bay Family Bar & Restaurant, Crosslake

11 Babinski Foundation animal shelter bash and fundraiser, 5 p.m.-midnight, rural Pequot Lakes

11 Outdoor Music Series: Uncle Wheat and Eddie, 6-8 p.m., Crosslake Town Square

11 Band in the Park: Daybreak, 7-9 p.m., Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes

11-12 Lakes Area Music Festival: Appalachian Spring, 7 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Tornstrom Auditorium, Brainerd

15 Lakes Area Music Festival: Masterworks Revisited, 7 p.m., Tornstrom Auditorium, Brainerd

16-19 Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals, Brainerd International Raceway