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Category Archives: Community Event

Two Big Events – Rush City Music and Art Fest and Hay Days

Saturday, August 16 Rush City is hosting the Annual Music and Arts Festival at the Chisago County Fair Grounds. Live bands begin playing at 9 am. Enjoy music from the 50′s, 80′s country, gospel, blues and Elvis! There are many vendors, food, art, a car show, beer and music. The event is FREE. September 5-7 […]

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Big Weekend in Rush City – Maple Knoll Inn

A big week coming for Rush City! Thursday, July 17th – The Chisago County Fair Begins! Motocross is the event of the evening! Friday, July 18th – The county fair continues with The NTPS Tractor Pull AND at Chuckers Bowl a fund raiser for the Namyaki Girls Secondary School Tanzania. Chucker’s is across the street […]

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Afton Strawberry Festival June 28 – 29th 2014

Afton Strawberry Festival June 22nd-23rd 2013 Afton, Minnesota – Steamboat Park and along St. Croix Trail Artists, Great Food, Business Vendors and Second-hand Flea Market Be sure to visit the local Afton businesses for special Afton Strawberry Festival promotions, prizes, activities and sales! Saturday, June 22, 2013 10am to 5pm 10am to 5pm: Afton Historical […]

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Maple Knoll Inn – Rush City – Turns 100!

Come join us for the 100th birthday celebration! Our house was built in 1914 and we are celebration this milestone. Join us for light refreshments and live music.  Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy the fun July 19 from 12:30 to 2:00. After that go uptown and enjoy the parade and Chisago County Fair, […]

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Ultimate Girls Night Out in Afton! – – Register for a free Ultimate Swag Bag!

Ultimate Girls Night Out! Thursday, April 17th – 5 – 8 pm  - Register to win the Ultimate Swag Bag – a value of over $250.00 Free Wine Tasting at Swirl Wine Bar & 50% off any Fireplace and Jacuzzi Room at the Afton House Inn.  Mention this discount when reserving.  Not valid on previously […]

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February means Bock Fest 2013 in New Ulm, MN

February is a great time to get out and enjoy the outdoors, music, games, food and beverages.  The August Schell Brewery sponsors this fest and you can enjoy your first caramelized beer when standing around the campfire at the brewery grounds. Last year the weather was great and the crowds enjoyed the music immensely.  Now […]

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Lanesboro MN Christmas Bed & Breakfast Tour Dec. 2

The popular Lanesboro Christmas Inn Tour is coming this weekend on Sunday December 2 from 2 – 6 PM.   We invite you to visit the Bed & Breakfasts and inns that have made Lanesboro the Bed and Breakfast Capital of Minnesota. This self-guided tour will take you through Victorian homes to  European style farmhouses, all charmingly decorated for the holidays. […]

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The Gunflint’s Banadad Trail Green Up- May 5 and 12

For the past four years the carbon produced by the equipment used to maintain and groom the Banadad Ski Trail has been sequestered in tree planting.   According to the Banadad Trail Association- “tree planting is our way to insure that the maintenance and grooming of the trail remains carbon neutral”. We are planting 400 red […]

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Shipping Season has begun in Duluth!

Out of the oodles of great reasons to live in Duluth, one of our favorites is watching and enjoying the majestic vessels entering and departing our international port.  It is a sight that never gets old or boring! As our very mild winter slowly leaves us with the start of spring this week, our Duluth […]

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MUSHERS MOVE NORTH, AND BRING BACK THE GUNFLINT MAIL RUN:

  Despite the cancellation of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon in Duluth, dog sled racing will still take place at the end of January – in Grand Marais, one of the state’s only snow-covered spots. Before the first running of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon in 1978, there was the Gunflint Mail Run. […]

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