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
June 29
Brown Bag Lunch Author Series – Brainerd Public Library
July 1
BIR Wednesday Night Street Drags
July 3-5
BIR’s 29th Annual Pleasureland RV Show & Go
July 3
Stars & Stripes Day in Pequot Lakes MN
July 3
Nisswa Freedom Days Celebration & Parade
July 3
Crosslake Craft & Flea Market
July 3
Pine River Duck Races
July 3
Pine River Farmers & Crafters Market
July 3
Crosslake’s 45th Annual Fireworks Display
July 4
Brainerd Minnesota Fourth of July Celebrations
July 4
Stars & Stripes Day in Pequot Lakes
July 4
Nisswa Firecracker 5k & 10k Run
July 4
Fourth of July Races at North Central Speedway
July 4
Hackensack Fireworks
July 5
Arts in the Park
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
Lakes Area Artists Fine Art Show and Sale
July 11
Mount Ski Gull’s Paul Bunyan Extreme 5k
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Brainerd Lakes MN Golfing & Golf Courses

Brainerd Lakes Fishing Lakes & Fishing Guides



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