Get a bird’s eye view of the forests from atop the 100-foot fire tower. This is the fire tower located at the Forest History Center.

There is always something to do in the Grand Rapids, MN area.  There are year-round attractions and events that make Grand Rapids a great destination any time of the year.  Whether you are a cultural explorer or a spontaneous adventurer you will find a trip to Grand Rapids will meet your needs.

Mississippi Melody Showboat

Staged amongst the natural setting of the water and woods, the Mississippi Melodie Showboat performances are a summer favorite.

The Grand Rapids area has rich culture and history to explore. The strong art community hosts many art and music festivals and events set amongst the natural setting of the water and woods.

Check out our Calendar of Events to help plan your next Minnesota destination getaway.

Forest History Center

Step back in time to 1900 to explore our rich logging culture at the Forest History Center in Grand Rapids.