• Wednesdays: Turtle Trek Scavenger Hunt, 2 p.m., downtown Nisswa
  • Thursdays: Nisswa Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Nisswa American Legion parking lot
  • Fridays: Pine River Market Square farmers market, 2:30-5:30 p.m., chamber information center
  • Saturdays: Farmers market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Ideal Greet Market, Ideal Corners


  • 22-23: Brainerd Community Theatre: “Sh-Boom, Life Could be a Dream,” 6:30 p.m., outdoors at Central Lakes College, Brainerd
  • 25: Music in the Park: Fourteen Stories (variety), 6-8 p.m., Crosslake Town Square
  • 25: Bands in the Park: Darlene & the Boys (country/variety), 7-9 p.m., Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes
  • 31-Aug. 1: Pine River Community Garage Sale
  • 31: Lakes Area Music Festival: Opening celebration, 7:30 p.m., online