Brainerd Calendar

View the Brainerd Calendar of Events for all of your Brainerd MN and Brainerd MN Lakes Area shows, concerts, events, and more.


Brainerd MN is home to year round events ranging from local library and town events, to annual Minnesota resort events, and your favorite holiday events year round.

The 7th Annual Lakes Area Music Festival Kicks off on July 26, 2015: View the Full 2015 Lakes Area Music Festival Schedule.

View the 2015 schedule for Crosby’s Music in the Park Series

Calendar at a Glance:
Brainerd Event Highlights
July 7     
Vegetable & Flower Gardening 101
July 8     
Nisswa Turtle Races     
July 8     
Fifty Lakes Outdoor Market     
July 9     
Music in the Park – John Hausken/Seth Doud     
July 10-11     
Iconic Fest     
July 10     
BIR Performance Driving School     
July 10     
Pine River Duck Races     
July 10     
Pine River Farmers’s & Crafters Market     
July 10     
Lakes Area Artists Fine Art Show and Sale
July 11     

Mount Ski Gull’s Paul Bunyan Extreme 5k
July 11-12     

BIR Bracket Drag Racing Series     
July 11     
NCS Saturday Night Dirt Fight Races     
July 14     
Unlimited Learning: Understanding Islam in the Age of Isis     
July 15     
BIR Wednesday Night Street Drags     
July 15     
Nisswa Turtle Races  
July 15     
Country Sampler Picnic at the Northland Arboretum  
July 16-18     
Moondance Jam  
July 17-19     
BIR CRA Superbike Racing
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Brainerd MN Recreation Brainerd Lakes Fourth of July Celebrations Find information on Nisswa Turtle Races
Brainerd Lakes MN Golfing & Golf Courses

Brainerd Lakes Fishing Lakes & Fishing Guides



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