Gateway Communities Celebrate
Special events occur year round in the park's gateway communities. While you plan your visit to the North Woods, check out what is happening locally for specific dates, times, and activities, check out the event's direct link.
Icebox Days: Join the International Falls community in celebrating our nation-wide known cold weather.
Minnesota Walleye Fishing Opener- Get out and enjoy the Minnesota Fishing Opener for walleye, sauger, and northern pike wherever you are in the state.
JuneCoin Forum: The United States Mint will host a Coin Forum at 5 PM (CT) at the Kabetogama Lake Town Hall (9707 Gamma Road, Kabetogama, MN 56669).
Voyageurs National Park Quarter Launch and Coin Exchange: Join us at the Irv Anderson Amphitheater (360 Highway 11 East, International Falls, MN 56649) on Thursday, June 14 at 11 AM (CT) to celebrate the official release of the 2018 Voyageurs National Park quarter: the 43rd coin to be released in the United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters® Program. A coin exchange will immediately follow the quarter launch event.
Peaceful Border Days: During the first week of July each year, celebrate Independence Day in both the U.S. and Canada. Events include parades, fireworks, and even a Peace Pull tug-o-war across the Rainy River.
Last updated: March 30, 2018