Minnesota Events in Brainerd

Brainerd, Minnesota’s premier vacation destination, is home to a diverse array of activities to keep all visitors entertained throughout the year. Whether it’s the world’s largest charitable ice fishing contest, an outdoor music festival or two, a race, run or triathlon, watching top-fuel drag racing, or shopping, Brainerd, MN, has it all. The Brainerd Lakes area encompasses many small and unique communities which also offer a variety of events throughout the year so regardless of the season you will always find something going on here.

Staying at the Visit Brainerd lodging properties will keep you close to all the events and give you and your family all of the comforts and conveniences that they deserve.  Be sure to check our Brainerd Event Calendar for more information and like us on social media for regular updates.

Ice Fishing Extravaganza

Gull Lake Frozen Fore

St. Patrick’s Day

Run for the Lakes

Lakes Jam

Tour of Lakes

Fourth of July – American Celebration

Street Fest on 7th

Paul Bunyan Extreme 5k

NHRA Nationals

Crow Wing County Fair

Lakes Area Music Festival