Recent Posts by Kathy Moore

Step back in time this weekend in Pine River

Pine River Heritage Days have a long tradition in the north country. Every year the community showcases a time when fur traders and hobos unite. On Sept 9 - 11 features a free historic, pre-1830s encampment at Forbes Park which is the over the dam on the east side of Pine River. Step back in…
Read more

Sun’in Sizz’lin Summerfest in Pine River

The annual Pine River Summerfest celebration runs July 29-31, a month later than previous years, but is offers tons of family fun all weekend long. [caption id="attachment_5090" align="alignright" width="292"] Miss Pine River Rachel Burns, left, Second Princess Sam Maurer and First Princess Shelby Adkins pose with 2016 Summerfest buttons.[/caption] The highlight of the weekend is…
Read more

Bean Hole Days Annual Tradition

[caption id="attachment_5040" align="alignright" width="391"] The City of Pequot Lakes hosts Bean Hole Days, July 12 - 13.[/caption] Since 1938, people in Pequot Lakes have been gathering for the sake of beans. Bean Hole Days got its start when local businessmen held a bean feed to thank farmers for their support of area businesses. Today, thousands…
Read more

4th of July Activities around the Whitefish Chain

Independence Day is always a time of celebration, but in the Whitefish Chain of Lakes region, it means even more. Between great community celebrations, and toasting smores over a campfire while watching fabulous fireworks over the lake,  the 4th at the lake just can't be beat. Here are the highlights of the holiday festivities: Saturday,…
Read more

Celebrate Winter at Crosslake WinterFest

The city of Crosslake is hosting the 13th annual WinterFest, Feb. 5-6, 2016. Like most local town celebrations in the Whitefish Chain region, there will be drinking and dining specials, as well as great deals in every shop. (D0wnload this map for latest listing of deals/specials) But, most people come for the activities. Every year,…
Read more

Fun on the Ice for Everyone

[caption id="attachment_4348" align="alignright" width="366"] Ice Fest is the first major event of the year and is held annually on Pelican Bay of Breezy Point. Photo courtesy of Breezy Point Resort.[/caption] The 21st Annual Etta Steffen Memorial Ice Fest at Breezy Point will be held Jan 8 - 9, 2016 at Breezy Point Resort. Live entertainment…
Read more

Winter’s best activities

Winter is the season that many people love to hate. But around the Whitefish Chain, we love to love it — and that’s because there’s no shortage of fun things to do, and beautiful scenery in which to do them. Snowshoeing The Whitefish area is chock-full of great places to head out with snowshoes and…
Read more

Five great places for homemade soup in the Lakes Area

[caption id="attachment_4077" align="alignright" width="358"] Homemade soups warm the soul during the winter months.[/caption] Soup tastes great year-round, but it really hits the spot in the cold months, especially here on the Whitefish Chain. That’s why we’re listing five of the locals’ favorite places to have homemade soup. 1) Timberjack Smokehouse Every Thursday, Timberjack Smokehouse in…
Read more

Recent Comments by Kathy Moore

No comments by Kathy Moore yet.