Brainerd, MN—School is out and summer break is in full swing! There is always something to do in Brainerd/Baxter and the Brainerd Lakes Area but here are some annual events that are worth planning a trip around.

  • June 1: Christmas Point Annual Tent Sale—Annual sale of furniture, home decor and more! Get there early.
  • June 1: Rock the Lantern for a Cure—Outdoor concert at The Green Lantern to raise funds for Lymphoma and Leukemia Cancer Research. Great line-up of rock and roll tribute bands.
  • June 1: Tour of Lakes 2024—Social ride starting in Brainerd, MN. Long, medium, and short routes to suit all riders and capabilities with great scenery, excellent food stops, and friendly company.
  • June 7-9: Karmageddon 1.0 at Brainerd International Raceway—A turbocharged motorsports event for imports & sport compact cars.
  • June 13-15: Camp Confidence Classic —The Classic events combine a golf and sporting clays tournament, a dinner, and a live/silent auction. A fundraiser for Confidence Learning Center and is open to the public.
  • June 27-29: Lakes Jam 2024—Three-day outdoor music festival featuring some of the best acts both rock and country have to offer.
  • June 30: Arts in the Park—Free art fair event with dozens of artists and vendors held at Gregory Park in Brainerd. It is the official kick-off to the 4th of July festivities in Brainerd.

Plan your trip to Brainerd/Baxter today before summer runs out! Find information on lodging, the calendar of events, and attractions on our website. You’ll also find inspiration on our blog. Register to receive the Weekend Round-up which hits your email inbox every Wednesday.