First Friday Open House Reception

Gallery North will host a First Friday Open House reception on July 3rd for Showcase Artist Colleen Hilts. Colleen started quilting and carving in Anchorage, Alaska 25 years ago. Colleen joined Headwaters Quilters and Bemidji Carving Club in 2004 and has taken many courses in both skills through the years. Colleen says she has changed…

Bagley Art in the Park

For over 30 years, the City of Bagley has hosted Art in the Park. In that time countless artisans have started a lifetime career or hobby that has grown them to their own potential. With that, thousands of shoppers have also found in what there has been to offer. Rain or shine, local people and…

Art in the Park – Canceled

Library Park

*Canceled* Art in the Park is held in Library Park, located next to Lake Bemidji, just across the street from Watermark’s current location at 505 Bemidji Ave N. The art fair features over 100 artists, a dozen food vendors, and live entertainment, boasting an annual attendance of over 4,000 visitors.

Gallery North Creative Cafe

You are invited to Gallery North’s Creative Café event Tuesday, July 21, 2020, from 4:00-6:00 pm! Two artists will take you on a hands-on adventure into the arts. Creative Café activities are sponsored by Gallery North & Paul Bunyan Communications. Come sip, nibble goodies, connect, make art, and enjoy! Mary Morton will teach a unique…

Bemidji Area 1st Annual Bass & Walleye Tournament

Registration: 2 people per team Open to all ages, one member must be 18 years or older Download FishDonkey app to register Search for "United Way Bemidji Fishing Tournament" Registration closes July 23rd at 5PM Information: Each team can fish any lake in Beltrami, Clearwater, or Hubbard counties


Birchmont Golf Tournament

Monday through Saturday July 27 -Aug 1 at Bemidji Town and Country Club Spectators welcome to watch this annual match play tournament.

The Global Leadership Summit

2 day online leadership conference (Aug. 6-7) available in our Bemidji region through partnership of Oak Hills Fellowship & EFC Bemidji.

Beltrami County Fair

Cancelled for 2020. Rescheduled for 2021. Call 2184448169 for more information.

Blooming Trails Horticulture Competition UPDATE

Here is an update for this event: We have extended the registration date to end Thursday, August 15, 2020 by end of day. That will give everyone a better chance at deciding which flowers or other entries they want to exhibit and complete their registration. NOTE: you only need to pre-register if you are exhibiting…

Monarch Butterfly Festival

Bemidji's fourth annual Monarch Butterfly Festival will be held over the month of September! Many events will be virtual or on-your-own, exploring local parks and natural spaces. New this year, Watermark Art Center will feature both national and local photography exhibits featuring birds, bees, butterflies, and native plantings. For details on the Monarch Butterfly Festival…

United Way Trap Tournament

Teams can choose a shooting time of 4, 5, or 6 pm Each team shoots 2 rounds of 25 clays. Bring your own gun, eye, and ear protection. Included: Range fee, ammunition, clays, and a Lazy Jack’s to-go meal are included in the registration cost.