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WinterGlo Festival December 1-3, 2017 in Grand Rapids.

WinterGlo Festival

Media Contacts:

Joe Thornton

joet@aimclear.com

218-727-4325 ext 162

Megan Christiansen

megan@visitgrandrapids.com

218-326-9607

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Grand Rapids, Minn., Wants Minnesotans to Do Winter Differently

The “Do Winter Differently” grand prize package has a total value of $650. People can enter the sweepstakes until Thursday, November 16. Visit Grand Rapids will conduct a random drawing at noon Central time that day.

 

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Grand Rapids, Minn., to Host 2017 Bassmaster Classic Bracket Tournament

GRAND RAPIDS, MINN. Sept 12th, 2017 – Elite bass anglers to converge on Grand Rapids’ Pokegama Lake for a shot at top prize money and to grab a final spot in the Super Bowl of bass fishing.

 

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Hidden Northern Minnesota Getaways Provide Unique Fall Color Viewing Opportunities

GRAND RAPIDS, MINN. August 2nd, 2017 – Grand Rapids and Itasca County provide a wide range of options for visitors to take in seasonal colors – from leisurely drives to offroad adventures, hiking or color watching from the water.

 

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A Broadway Favorite, Country Greats and a Legendary Folk Artist Headline the Reif Performing Arts Center’s 2017-18 Season

GRAND RAPIDS, MINN. August 2nd, 2017 – The touring performance of Stomp, country’s Pam Tillis and Arlo Guthrie among top acts anchoring the upcoming entertainment-packed season at Northern Minnesota’s finest performing arts center.

 

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Boat-In Movie Night to Draw Hundreds of Boaters for an Evening on Grand Rapids’ Pokegama Lake

GRAND RAPIDS, MINN. July 12th, 2017 – 11-time X-Games medalist, Snocross champ and world record-holding snowmobile legend Levi LaVallee to participate in day-long events leading up to Boat-In Movie. LaVallee will sign autographs and promote summertime wake sports in partnership with Minnesota Inboard.

 

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Summer Tourism in Grand Rapids Opens with Classic Car Rendezvous Featuring Rare Vintage Autos

GRAND RAPIDS, MINN. MAY 30, 2017 – Grand Rapids to host Minnesota’s “Race to the Rapids Rendezvous 2017” June 1-4, bringing dozens of the finest sports cars from upper Midwest and Canada.

 

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Minnesota Fishing Hall of Famer Tom Neustrom Offers Top Tips for the 2017 Fishing Season

GRAND RAPIDS, MINN. MAY 9, 2017 – Visit Grand Rapids partners with Hall of Fame fishing guide Tom Neustrom to offer tips for “get away from it all” northern Minnesota fishing excursions during the 2017 fishing season.

 

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Grand Rapids Children’s Discovery Museum Unveiling Interactive “Lake Life” – A New Core Exhibit Exploring Minnesota’s Nature

GRAND RAPIDS, MINN. APRIL 11, 2017 – April 22 grand opening to showcase innovative learning opportunities for kids.

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Monroe Crossing, Nelson Illusions & Minnesota Orchestra Coming to Grand Rapids, Minn.

GRAND RAPIDS, MINN. MARCH 10, 2017 – Nationally recognized acts to anchor spring arts season at Reif Performing Arts Center.

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