Sertoma’s Winter Wonderland at the Northland Arboretum

Northland Arboretum 14250 Conservation Drive, Brainerd

This spectacular holiday tradition is a drive-through tour of more than 80 colorfully lighted and animated displays. The best part? With the generosity of our sponsors and the visitors that…

Photos with Santa at CatTale’s Books & Gifts

CatTale's Books and Gifts 609 Laurel Street, Brainerd

Fridays & Saturdays through Christmas. Fridays = 4-6 pm Saturdays=11am-2pm Traveling for this event? Find Brainerd Lakes Area Lodging

Christmas in Crosslake Town Square

Crosslake Town Square 35746 Allen Avenue, Crosslake

Whos and grinches alike are invited to Christmas in Crosslake Town Square’s “Whimsical World of Whoville” beginning December 1, 2023. In the holiday spirit, business owners in the Town Square…

Downtown Brainerd Window Walk

Downtown Brainerd Brainerd

Come and experience the festive storefront decorations at the Downtown Brainerd Window Walk! Stroll downtown and then vote for your favorite decorated business. Many stores will be open late, so…

Paint-Your-Own Holiday Cookie Workshop

Knotty Pine Bakery 707 Laurel Street, Brainerd

Stop in during Downtown Brainerd’s Window Walk to paint your own holiday cookie! Cost is $5/person and includes a paintable cookie, edible watercolor paint, and brush. This activity is walk-in…

Friday Fight Night!

Team Ascension Martial Arts 1313 S 6th St, Brainerd

Join us at Team Ascension Martial Arts on Friday nights for IAMA’s Fight Night! IAMA is the International Association of Martial Arts, located right here in Brainerd! Every Friday, join…

3rd Annual Jingle & Mingle at Roundhouse Brewery

Roundhouse Brewery 23836 Smiley Rd, Nisswa

Let’s celebrate the holidays together with the Central Lakes Jazz Orchestra! Wear your best holiday sweater and bring along family and friends. You can make a donation to support music…

Tell-All Class at The Smokestack BBQ Supply Store

Smokestack BBQ Supply Store 1525 Northern Pacific Road, Brainerd

Are you a competition cook looking to gain an edge over your fellow cooks? Or perhaps just someone who loves BBQ and wants to improve your overall cooking skills? We…