Welcome to our Blog page. Each week we post an article about what makes Grand Rapids, Minnesota unique. Enjoy the read!
This weeks Grand Rapids Area Fishing Report brought to you by Tom Neustrom. Tom is a professional fishing representative. He has been inducted into the Fishing Hall of Fame and the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame. Cooler temperatures are finally here and the ice conditions will improve everyday. Many of the smaller lakes in the [...]
Written by: John Scaly, Northwoods Pond Hockey Chair The 3rd annual Northwoods Pond Hockey Championship. It is a one-day pond hockey tournament on McKinney Lake in Grand Rapids. This year the tournament is set to take place Saturday, February 10, 2017. The vision is to have 8 rinks, 48 teams, three divisions (Gold, Silver, and [...]
This weeks Grand Rapids Ice Fishing Report brought to you by Tom Neustrom. Tom is a professional fishing guide and has been inducted into the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame and the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame. *Note: Ice conditions have been changing weekly and it is ill advised to venture out other than foot travel [...]
Written by guest blogger: Kayla Schubert, Art Shop Coordinator at the MacRostie Art Center Stop in and see Kayla at the MacRostie Art Center in downtown Grand Rapids. Each month the art center offers new exhibits to view for FREE. They also have local artists work for sale, and they offer art classes on a [...]
Made for Minnesota’s winter, fat tire bikes rubber surface that is twice as wide as standard mountain bikes and a much lower, “squishy” tire pressure. This increased surface area allows better traction and keeps riders from sinking into the snow, mud or sand. They are a great way for riders of all ages and experience levels to [...]
The Grand Rapids Downtown Business Association is hosting the third annual WinterGlo Festival the first weekend in December. This is a three-day festival with over 20 family friendly events, and many of them are free. Come enjoy an old fashioned winter and holiday celebration by kicking off the holiday and winter season in Grand Rapids, [...]