Make August Awesome!

July 30, 2018

Boy Jumping into Lake Superior in summerJuly has almost come and gone but don’t panic yet! You still have the whole month of August left to enjoy warm weather fun on Minnesota’s North Shore. In case you need a few more reasons to plan one last blast of summertime fun…

  • Adventures! Our August Activity Calendar is full of complimentary adventures and events for the whole family.  Kayak Lake Superior, canoe the Poplar River, explore the local trails with a guided hike or take a bike ride on the Gitchi-Gami trail. You’ll also find Kids Activities, Yoga, Winery Tours & Shuttles, plus campfires with s’mores!
  • 89th Annual Fisherman’s Picnic! Grand Marais is the place to be August 3rd-5th if you want to enjoy minnow races, a lumberjack show, log rolling, live music, artisan vendors, store sales, pickled herring eating contest and so much more wacky and wild fun! This festival is set along the beautiful harbor in downtown Grand Marais making it the place to be the first weekend in August!
  • Area Events! Cook County and the entire North Shore is in full swing in August and the variety of arts, entertainment, and adventure opportunities are abundant. Check out the Visit Cook County August calendar for a full list of events.
  • Offers and Packages! Visit our Offers page often for great last-minute vacancies to take advantage of plus Internet Savings and the Extended Stay Special. You’ll also love our new Bed & Breakfast Package which combines your choice of lodging with a discounted delicious breakfast buffet at the Bluefin Grille.

See you in August!