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Vacation Bible School 9:00 am
Vacation Bible School @ Salem Lutheran Church
Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Public Cribbage 1:00 pm
Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm
Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.
Turtle Races! 1:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States
Longville’s iconic Turtle Races have been enjoyed by children of all ages for the last 50 years. Back in the mid-60’s Russ Nyvall started the races after realizing that there was a need to entertain residents and those vacationing in the area during the summer. Every Wednesday afternoon from June through late August, streams of
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Vacation Bible School 9:00 am
Vacation Bible School @ Salem Lutheran Church
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Preschool Storytime at the Library 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Aug 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Free storytime for preschoolers at the public library. Held weekly on Thursday mornings.
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Vacation Bible School 9:00 am
Vacation Bible School @ Salem Lutheran Church
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Free Craft Time at the Library 1:30 pm
Free Craft Time at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Aug 3 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy making various craft projects during this free program, held weekly on Fridays at the public library. Stop in anytime during the session.
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Bake Sale on Main Street 10:00 am
Bake Sale on Main Street @ Downtown Longville
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Homemade baked goods, sponsored by the YAH (Young-At-Heart) Seniors Club.
Lions Corn & Hot Dogs Feed 11:00 am
Lions Corn & Hot Dogs Feed @ Downtown Longville
Aug 4 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Food and fun — a fundraising event for the Longville Lions Club.
Public Bingo 7:00 pm
Public Bingo @ YAH Club
Aug 4 @ 7:00 pm
Open to the public, popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart Senior Club.
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Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast 8:00 am
Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast @ Longville Municipal Airport
Aug 5 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast @ Longville Municipal Airport | Longville | Minnesota | United States
Join us for a pancake breakfast and tours of classic cars, emergency vehicles and planes! We hope to see you there! A great summer community event! Sponsored by the Longville Chamber of Commerce, the Longville Flyers and the Longville Volunteer Fire Department. PILOT CONTACT:  Steve Shallbetter – 218-821-0779
Music in the Park – Jack & Kitty 5:00 pm
Music in the Park – Jack & Kitty @ Salem Lutheran Church
Aug 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Music in the Park - Jack & Kitty @ Salem Lutheran Church | Longville | Minnesota | United States
Free musical performance featuring Jack & Kitty performing at the Salem Lutheran Church grounds. Plenty of parking.  Bring a picnic dinner, a blanket or lawn chairs and enjoy the music. Plenty of parking and there’s even a playground for the kids.
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Public Cribbage 1:00 pm
Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm
Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.
Turtle Races! 1:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States
Longville’s iconic Turtle Races have been enjoyed by children of all ages for the last 50 years. Back in the mid-60’s Russ Nyvall started the races after realizing that there was a need to entertain residents and those vacationing in the area during the summer. Every Wednesday afternoon from June through late August, streams of
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Public 500 Cards 1:00 pm
Public 500 Cards @ YAH Club
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm
Popular card game sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club.
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Northwoods Art & Book Festival 9:00 am
Northwoods Art & Book Festival @ Hackensack
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Northwoods Annual Arts & Book Festival. Our festival is known for its high quality original artwork in a variety of mediums: paint, clay, fiber, metal, wood, and photography. All set in the beautiful surroundings of the northern lake country. Unique to this art fair Is the ever-popular book arts section, where authors can submit and
Annual Church Auction 10:00 am
Annual Church Auction @ Salem Lutheran Church
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am
Church auction at Salem Lutheran Church.
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Public Cribbage 1:00 pm
Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Aug 15 @ 1:00 pm
Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.
Turtle Races! 1:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville
Aug 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States
Longville’s iconic Turtle Races have been enjoyed by children of all ages for the last 50 years. Back in the mid-60’s Russ Nyvall started the races after realizing that there was a need to entertain residents and those vacationing in the area during the summer. Every Wednesday afternoon from June through late August, streams of
Smorgasbord at Salem Lutheran 5:00 pm
Smorgasbord at Salem Lutheran @ Salem Lutheran Church
Aug 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Popular community smorgasbord dinner at Salem Lutheran Church.
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Public Cribbage 1:00 pm
Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm
Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.
Turtle Races! 1:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States
Longville’s iconic Turtle Races have been enjoyed by children of all ages for the last 50 years. Back in the mid-60’s Russ Nyvall started the races after realizing that there was a need to entertain residents and those vacationing in the area during the summer. Every Wednesday afternoon from June through late August, streams of
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500 Cards 1:00 pm
500 Cards @ YAH Club
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm
Popular card game sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.
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Summer’s End Food Fest 11:00 am
Summer’s End Food Fest @ Immanuel Lutheran Church and School
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
 
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Public Cribbage 1:00 pm
Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm
Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.
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Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm

Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.

Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States

Longville’s iconic Turtle Races have been enjoyed by children of all ages for the last 50 years. Back in the mid-60’s Russ Nyvall started the races after realizing that there was a need to entertain residents and those vacationing in the area during the summer.

Every Wednesday afternoon from June through late August, streams of cars descend on the little town of Longville on the shores of Girl Lake to race turtles.

Today, the turtle mobile rumbles into town at about noon each Wednesday. Promptly at 12:30 nearly 25 volunteers magically appear and unload the turtle mobile, close off main street, and transform the town into a mini-county fair.

Join us Each Wednesday, June 6 to August 22, 2018 (Exception: NO TURTLE RACES July 4th)!
Registration: 1:00 pm
Contests: 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Games: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Resort Turtle Race: 2:00 pm
Turtle Races: 2:05 – 3:00 pm

Visit our Turtle Race page to learn more!
View our Racer Winner Archives!

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500 Cards @ YAH Club
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm

Popular card game sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.

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Summer’s End Food Fest @ Immanuel Lutheran Church and School
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
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Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm

Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.

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“Arts Off 84” Art Crawl @ Common Grounds Coffee Shop
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
"Arts Off 84" Art Crawl @ Common Grounds Coffee Shop | Longville | Minnesota | United States

Popular annual Art Crawl from Pine River to Longville, following scenic Hwy 84. The Longville site is near Common Grounds Coffee Shop, sponsored by Longville Lakes Arts Alliance. Contact Pat Boen, 218-838-4202 or Barb Anderson, 218-363-2649 for more information about the Longville site.

Bake Sale @ Longville, MN
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Bake Sale
Downtown Longville during the Art Crawl- Sept. 1, 2018
Time coincides with the “Arts Off 84” Art Crawl
Cost: depends on baked good
Longville Lions’ Hog Heaven Lunches @ Docksider Parking Lot
Sep 1 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

They’ll serve until the food runs out — and you won’t want to miss this special lunch-time event. The Longville Lions are famous for their great food and this “hog heaven” meal will continue that tradition. Celebrate Labor Day weekend in downtown Longville, and experience this Lions’ specialty for yourself!

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“Arts Off 84” Art Crawl @ Common Grounds Coffee Shop
Sep 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
"Arts Off 84" Art Crawl @ Common Grounds Coffee Shop | Longville | Minnesota | United States

Popular annual Art Crawl from Pine River to Longville, following scenic Hwy 84. The Longville site is near Common Grounds Coffee Shop, sponsored by Longville Lakes Arts Alliance. Contact Pat Boen, 218-838-4202 or Barb Anderson, 218-363-2649 for more information about the Longville site.

Music in the Park — CODA DUO @ Salem Lutheran Church
Sep 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Music in the Park — CODA DUO @ Salem Lutheran Church | Longville | Minnesota | United States

Free musical performance featuring CODA DUO. They will perform on the park-like grounds of Salem Lutheran Church. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic basket. Plenty of parking, and there’s a playground for the kids.

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Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Sep 5 @ 1:00 pm

Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.

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Gala – Longville Lakes Area Community Foundation @ Patrick's on Girl Lake
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Annual Gala and Holiday Tradition. Fundraising event for the Longville Community Foundation.

The LACF serves residents in Cass County, Minnesota residing in the townships of Woodrow, Wabedo, Kego, Pine Lake, Inguadona, Trelipe, Thunder Lake, and the City of Longville.

Our Vision: To make each citizen aware of the past, present and future of the LACF as a dynamic entity for promoting the growth of our community and the well-being of our citizens, and to make them aware that through their donations they become “Trustees” of this organization and proud contributors to the well-being of our community.

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Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm

Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.

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“Fall Has It All!” @ Longville, Hackensack, Remer & Walker
Sep 13 all-day

For 17 days, the communities of Longville, Remer, Hackensack and Walker combine to celebrate our glorious lakes area autumn.

2018 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS will also be published in area newspapers.

With the purchase of a $4 “Fall Has It All” button, you qualify for discounts galore in all four communities throughout the 17-day celebration. Buttons are on sale at local Chamber member businesses.

Don’t miss our Longville events the first weekend —

•  Thursday, Sept. 13—”FALL HAS IT ALL” OPENING RECEPTION – Wine & Cheese Reception with the Artists, 4–6 p.m. at the Gallery of New Creations & Antiques / Arts Learning Center, sponsored by the Longville Lakes Art Alliance and Gallery of New Creations.  Contact Pat Boen, 218-838-4202

  Saturday, Sept. 16OKTOBERFEST ALL DAY LONG! 

7 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Fall Festival/Bizarre at Salem Lutheran Church, Longville – Bazaar with crafts, antiques, and food, including breakfast.  Sponsored by the Salem Lutheran Women.  Contact Carol Raines, 218-363-2011.





10 a.m.-2 p.m.- Arts/Crafts/Music Outdoor Show. Sponsored by the Longville Lakes Arts Alliance.                                       CONTACT:  Pat Boen, 218-838-4202


11 a.m.–2 p.m. in downtown Longville—German beer garden, food by the Longville Lion’s Club, pie sale, German music, .  Sponsored by the Longville Chamber of Commerce, 218-363-2630, 1-800-756-7583.



12 noon – “Quick Draw” Art Contest with Tom Kutsheid featuring contestants representing organizations, merchants, families and other groups. Paintings will be judged at the dance, then sold via silent auction. Proceeds benefit local “first responders.”

5–11 p.m. Oktoberfest Dance at Patrick’s on Girl Lake, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce, 218-363-2630, 1-800-756-7583






Public 500 Cards @ YAH Club
Sep 13 @ 1:00 pm

Popular card game sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club.