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.

Aug
3
Sat
Bake Sale on Main Street @ Downtown Longville
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Homemade baked goods, sponsored by the YAH (Young-At-Heart) Seniors Club.

Longville Lion’s Corn & Hot Dog Feed @ Downtown Longville
Aug 3 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Food and fun — a fundraising event for the Longville Lions Club.

Aug
4
Sun
Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast @ Longville Municipal Airport
Aug 4 @ 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  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

Aug
10
Sat
Annual Church Auction @ Salem Lutheran Church
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am

Church auction at Salem Lutheran Church.

Aug
25
Sun
Summer’s End Food Fest @ Immanuel Lutheran Church and School
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sep
12
Thu
“Fall Has It All!” @ Longville, Hackensack, Remer & Walker
Sep 12 – Sep 28 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






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

 

Sep
27
Fri
Fall “Booya” Dinner Fundraising Event @ Union Congregational Church
Sep 27 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

“Booya” is a rich stew, slow-cooked to perfect overnight in a giant cauldron with several kinds of meats and vegetables.  Add sour dough bread and live music and you have a superb evening of good food and fun!

Start off this Chainsaw Weekend in Hackensack and be a part of Fall Has It All!

Benefit the programs of Faith in Action – Cass County.

For more information, contact Theresa Eclov, 218-675-5435.

Oct
19
Sat
MN Deer Hunter’s 13th Annual Banquet @ Blue Water Lodge
Oct 19 @ 5:00 pm

Fundraising event for the Lakes & Pines Chapter of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association held at Bluewater Lodge in Walker, MN.

Nov
7
Thu
FAITH IN ACTION RAFFLE DRAWING & DINNER @ Faith In Action Office
Nov 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Everyone is invited to watch the raffle drawing.  Come early for dinner and a silent auction.

Nov
16
Sat
Brunch, Bubbles & Bling Champagne Breakfast @ Patrick's on Girl Lake
Nov 16 @ 9:30 am

Annual Ladies’ “Brunch, Bubbles & Bling” (formerly “Does Only”) – Spend the second Saturday of deer hunting season at a very special champagne breakfast. Style Show, music, free gifts, food, and fun! Advanced tickets go on sale Oct. 19 at Lori’s Luvs, $20 (at the door, $25). Sponsored by Longville Chamber of Commerce, 800-756-7583.

 

 

 

 

Dec
14
Sat
Holiday Cookie Walk @ St. Edwards Catholic Church
Dec 14 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Get your homemade holiday treats, and help a worthy community organization at the same time! Cookie Walk lasts until the baked goods are sold out.  Sponsored by the Longville Area Women of Today.

Feb
1
Sat
Ice Bocce Tournament @ Patrick's on Girl Lake
Feb 1 @ 9:00 am

Ice Bocce 2020!
Saturday, Feb. 1st

FYI — here are the 2020 rules information and registration:

ICE BOCCE RULES #1     ICE BOCCE RULES #2

Always the first Saturday in February, the annual Ice Bocce Tournament features hot competition on the cold, cold ice of Girl Lake. People come from all across the state to take part in this fun winter-time event. Held in front of Patrick’s, the scene is full of funny costumes, competitive Bocce games, and good times — close enough for the warmth, good food and drinks right inside Patrick’s.

Teams consist of 4 people and must be co-ed (max of 2 Men–may have more than 2 Women). The competition is limited to 64 teams. Tournament coordinator Craig Johnson urges players to register early, as the roster fills up fast. Click here for the 2020 REGISTRATION FORM. Please mail registration forms, with payment, to:

Craig Johnson
PO Box 508
Longville, MN 56655

Cash prizes are awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th place teams and a trophy is presented to the champions. There are also cash prizes for best team name and best dressed team.

Patrick’s is open for food and beverages and to offer a warm place for participants. Registration the day of the tournament begins at 9 AM, with competition beginning at 10 AM.

Be sure to check out the Longville Ice Bocce Tournament Facebook page for photos and updates.

  

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2019 winners!

2019 Grand Champions:
“The Winos”  (Brad & Peggy Johnson, Julie & Scott Hofstedt)


2019 2nd Place Winners:
“Duck, Puck & Chuck” 
(Kaelyn & Andy Folstad, Matt & Caitlin Eck)

2019 3rd Place Winners:
“Goph, Puck, Wild” 
(Christian Whiteside, Beth Sween, Mandy Whiteside, Brett Sween)

2019 4th Place Winners:
“This Pucker’s Hard”
  (Andy & Annie Nihart, Kari Loftus, Nick Gilbert)

2019 Best Costume:
“3 Irishmen & A Bohunk”
  (Bob & Christy Kriha, Dave & Joni Tikalsky)

2019 Best Team Name: 
“Duck, Puck & Chuck”  (Kaelyn & Andy Folstad, Matt & Caitlin Eck)

 

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