statue of Paul Bunyan,erected
1937 Winter Carnival, has been
steadfastly greeting visitors ever since.
While, not the only Paul Bunyan roadside
attraction in the nation,
is the oldest and was placed on the
National Register of Historic Places in
Year of the Legend Themed Events
On January 20, 2012, Bemidji's Mayor read
a Proclamation designating 2012 as
Year of the Legend.
Many organizations are planning their
festivals and events with the Paul Bunyan
thoroughout the year, area residents are
showing their community spirit by donning
red and black plaid
* Cookie Decorating
The third Saturday of each month,
throughout 2012, the Cabin Coffeehouse &
Cafe is hosting a Paul Bunyan Cookie
pm 217 Third St NW
person to decorate one Paul, one Babe, and
4 other cookies of the month.
* Paul Bunyan Look-a-like Contest -
Beltrami County Relay
For Life is including a Paul
Bunyan Look-a-Like Contest.
Catagories: Most Like Statue- all ages
Most Creative-12 yrs-adult
- under 12 yrs
- Infant/Toddler 0-4 yr
Bunyan the Musical'
Production - Aug 9-11
production follows Paul from his childhood
to life as a lumberjack and the exploits
with his friends.
Click here for Event