Jun
29
Sat
Turtle Town Art Fair @ Salem Lutheran Church grounds
Jun 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Turtle Town Art Fair @ Salem Lutheran Church grounds | Longville | Minnesota | United States

Arts/Crafts/Vendors on the park-like grounds of Salem Lutheran Church, sponsored by Longville Area Women of Today.

Pie Sale at the Art Fair – Buy by the pie or slice!  Contact Trish Gavin (218-851-1860) – turtletownartfair@yahoo.com

 

 

Jul
4
Thu
4th of July Celebration @ Downtown Longville
Jul 4 all-day

We celebrate Independence Day on the actual 4th of July, so come and enjoy the parade, food, and all-day fun, right in downtown Longville.

2019 List of Events  

9:30 a.m. – FREE Inflatables for the kids.

10:00 a.m. – The Food Court opens with lots of goodies including food by the Longville Chamber, Bake Sale from Young-At-Heart Senior Club, and Walking Tacos by the Longville Lions.

10:00 a.m. – STAGING FOR PARADE will begin in the Salem Lutheran Church parking lot.

11:00 a.m. – PARADE begins, followed by kids’ races, games, contests and prizes for all ages.

DUSK – Longville’s spectacular FIREWORKS display will take place over Girl Lake.

 

 

 

What a great way to celebrate our nation’s birthday and independence!

2019 Parade Registration Form  

Grand Marshal Bruno with owner Larry LaVallee
Most Patriotic Entry: VFW Post 772 and Auxiliary
Most Humorous Entry: “Under the Sea,” the Thompson/Tram Families
Most Original Family: The Deidrick Family
Best Family Entry: The Lind Family

 

Jul
7
Sun
Music in the Park @ Salem Lutheran Church
Jul 7 @ 5:00 pm
Music in the Park @ Salem Lutheran Church | Longville | Minnesota | United States

2019 SCHEDULE:  Sun., July 7: “Monroe Crossing” • Sun., July 28: “Michael Monroe” • Sun., Aug. 18: “Dan Duffy Orchestra”

Bring lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic basket. Plenty of parking, and there’s a playground for the kids.

Jul
12
Fri
The First Ladies of Song Music Festival @ Hackensack Community Building
Jul 12 @ 7:30 pm – Jul 13 @ 7:45 pm

Come enjoy “The First Ladies of Song Music Festival” featuring “Josh Duffee & His Big Band at the Hackensack Community Building.  Tickets:  TBA.  Sponsored by the Northwood’s Arts Council.

Jul
28
Sun
Music in the Park @ Salem Lutheran Church
Jul 28 @ 5:00 pm
Music in the Park @ Salem Lutheran Church | Longville | Minnesota | United States

2019 SCHEDULE:  Sun., July 7: “Monroe Crossing” • Sun., July 28: “Michael Monroe” • Sun., Aug. 18: “Dan Duffy Orchestra”

Bring lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic basket. Plenty of parking, and there’s a playground for the kids.

Aug
10
Sat
Northwoods Art & Book Festival @ Downtown Hackensack
Aug 10 @ 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 sell their personally signed books directly to the public. Children will delight in the face painting and chance to create their own artwork.
The Art and Book Festival has repeatedly earned high marks for being both visitor and artist friendly with its welcoming and helpful staff, food, drinks, printed programs for visitors, and indoor restrooms in the air-conditioned Community Center. There are also ribbon awards for the top visual artists and poetry readings by winning poets chosen by the public.

Shirley Johnson, Artist Contact: sjohaz@aol.com 218.675.6181 (H) 218.820.3793 (C)
Sue Ready, Author Contact: suready@yahoo.com 218.682.2562 (H) 612.240.2818 (C)

Click the highlighted link below for the printable Application Form.

Northwoods Art and Book Festival 2019 Application Form

Aug
18
Sun
Music in the Park @ Salem Lutheran Church
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm
Music in the Park @ Salem Lutheran Church | Longville | Minnesota | United States

2019 SCHEDULE:  Sun., July 7: “Monroe Crossing” • Sun., July 28: “Michael Monroe” • Sun., Aug. 18: “Dan Duffy Orchestra”

Bring lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic basket. Plenty of parking, and there’s a playground for the kids.

Aug
29
Thu
First National Bank State Fair Trip @ Walker, Backus Pequot Lakes
Aug 29 all-day

Bus picks up in Walker, Backus, and Pequot Lakes.  $40 inclues bus fare and ticket.

Aug
31
Sat
“Arts Off 84” Art Crawl @ Downtown Longville
Aug 31 @ 9:00 am – Sep 1 @ 5:00 pm
"Arts Off 84" Art Crawl @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States

Popular annual Art Crawl from Pine River to Longville, following scenic Hwy 84. The Longville site is downtown Longville. Sponsored by Longville Lakes Arts Alliance. Contact Barbara Anderson, 218-363-2649 for more information about the Longville site.

Sep
1
Sun
“Arts Off 84” Art Crawl @ Downtown Longville
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – Sep 2 @ 5:00 pm
"Arts Off 84" Art Crawl @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States

Popular annual Art Crawl from Pine River to Longville, following scenic Hwy 84. The Longville site is downtown Longville. Sponsored by Longville Lakes Arts Alliance. Contact Barbara Anderson, 218-363-2649 for more information about the Longville site.

Sep
12
Thu
“Fall Has It All” Opening Reception @ Gallery of New Creations
Sep 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Kick off the “Fall Has It All” autumn celebration at this artists’ reception and open house in downtown Longville.

Sep
14
Sat
“Oktoberfest” All Day in Longville! @ Downtown Longville
Sep 14 all-day
"Oktoberfest" All Day in Longville! @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States

7 a.m.-3 p.m. Fall Festival/Bazaar at Salem Lutheran Church.  Bazaar with crafts, antiques and food, including breakfast from 7-10 a.m.  Sponsored by the Salem Lutheran Women.  Contact Carol Raines, 218-363-2011.

9 a.m.-2 p.m. Book Sale at the Margaret Welch Memorial Library, sponsored by the Friends of the Library.  Contact: Rose Jorgenson, 218-682-3113.

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. Beer Garden.  Food by the Longville Lions; Oktoberfest Hot Dogs and Goulash Soup.  Serving 1/4# beef hot dogs, potato salad and pop as well as Goulash soup w/roll using the Wabedo Inn’s iconic recipe.  Longville Chamber of Commerce Pie Sale, German music.  Downtown.  Sponsored by the Longville Chamber of Commerce, 218-363-2630; 800-756-7583.

 

11 a.m.-1 p.m.  Scavenger Hunt.  Downtown.  Register at 10:45 a.m. at the chamber tourist building across the street from the Docksider.  Sponsored by the Longville Chamber of Commerce, 218-363-2630; 800-757-7583.

5–11 p.m. Oktoberfest Dance and German Dinner Specials at Patrick’s on Girl Lake, 218-363-2995.

Book & Bake Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Sponsored by Friends of the Margaret Welch Memorial Library, held at the library.

 

2019 SCHEDULE:  June 15; Sept. 14

 

Dec
6
Fri
Wine & Cheese Reception – Open House at Gallery of New Creations with Longville Lakes Arts Alliance @ Gallery of New Creations/Longville Arts Center
Dec 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Special holiday event sponsored by the Gallery of New Creations and The Longville Lakes Arts Alliance. Mix and mingle with local artists and community members.

Dec
8
Sun
Community Choir Christmas Concert @ Salem Lutheran Church
Dec 8 @ 4:00 pm

Free Christmas concert at Salem Lutheran Church featuring the beautiful music of the Longville Area Community Choir.  A holiday tradition!