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2017 Crosslake Days

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Name: 2017 Crosslake Days
Date: September 28, 2017 - September 30, 2017
Event Description:

Thousands flock to Crosslake each September to enjoy Crosslake Days. The celebration offers something for all ages including a classic and custom car, motorcycle and tractor show, arts & crafts fair, chili cook-off, kid's activities, live music and much more. Join us and enjoy this fall festival while taking in the natural beauty of Crosslake, splashed in the glorious autumn colors. Crosslake is the place to be September 28-30, 2017. Wear your beads and cash in on sweet and spicy deals from Chamber member merchants all over Crosslake! 

Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017
9 a.m.           Search for the Missing Chili Pepper
One clue will be released daily.  Find the missing chili pepper and cash in on a basket of goods and services vaued at more than $1,300 courtesy of the following businesses:  Andy's Bar & Grill, Wine & Spirits, Common Goods, Crosslake Ace Hardware & Appliances, Crosslake Coffee, Crosslake Drug, Crosslake - Fifty Lakes American Legion Post #500, Crosswoods Golf, Curious Belongings, Emily Green Golf Course, Frandsen Bank & Trust, Judy's House of Gifts, Kicks on Route 66, Lake Country Crafts & Cones, Lakes Area Gallery & Frame Shoppe, Larson Group Real Estate/Keller Williams Realty Professionals, Lundrigan's, Manhattan Beach Lodge, Maucieri's Italian Bistro, R&J Broadcasting, Inc., The Bourbon Room. The Cedar Chest, The Crossfire, The Wharf, Whitefish Lodge & Suites, Whistling Wolf Mini Golf & Candy Den, The US Army Corps of Engineers Crosslake Campground and Zorbaz-Crozzlake!
 
6 - 8 p.m.  Wine, Beer, Appetizers & Silent Auction 
                  benefiting Northern Lakes Lightning Hockey

                  Maucieri's Italian Bistro - 34650 CR 3

6 - 10 p.m. - Live music on the patio featuring Emily Hammer
             
        Andy's Bar & Grill, Wine & Spirits - 35453 CR 3
     
Friday, September 29, 2017
9 a.m.           Search for the Missing Chili Pepper

                     Second of three daily clues released

9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Green Egg grilling demo with free samples
                         Crosslake Ace Hardware & Appliance - 35592 Pioneer Drive

4 - 7 p.m.       Drive By Brat Sale
                       US Army Corps of Engineers Crosslake Campground - 35507 CR 66
                       100% of the proceeds benefit Light Up the Dam

5 - 7 p.m.       Fashion & Friends Friday
                      25% off store-wide; bring a friend and you each get 35%off
                      Crosslake Yoga, Pilates & Boutique - 36184 CR 66

6:30 p.m.       Meat Raffle
                       Crosslake American Legion Post #500 - 35112 CR 3

7 p.m.           Outdoor Movie at the Crosslake Campground 
                     
featuring  "Grease" Costume Contest - prizes awarded
                      US Army Corp of Engineers Crosslake Campground -  35507 CR 66

8:30              Trivia
                      Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar - 37627 CR 66

Evening Musical Entertainment at the following establishments
Andy's Bar & Grill, Wine & Spirits - 35453 CR 3 (DJ - Mike) 
Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar - 37627 CR 66 (DJ's JP & Chad)          
The Bourbon Room - 38136 CR 66 (Live - Soup Bones)
The Wharf - 12986 CR 16
                 
Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017
7:30 - 11 a.m.    Stonehouse Coffee Tasting
                           Lake Country Crafts & Cones - 36084 CR 66

8:00 a.m. - 4 p.mCrosslake Ideal Lions Bazaar & Flea Market
                              Future Home of the Crosslake Community School - 35808 CR 66

8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.   41st Annual Jul Kaffe Festival Bazaar
                                Crosslake Lutheran Church - 35960 CR 66

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.   Green Egg grilling demo with free samples
                           Crosslake Ace Hardware & Appliance - 35592 Pioneer Drive

9 a.m. - 3 p.m.     16th Annual Custom & Classic Car, Motorcycle and Tractor Show 
                              Live Music featuring Lisa Wenger -   Maucieri's Beer & Food Garden
                               
 Crosslake Town Square - 14287 Gould Street  
                                 All entries eligible for door prizes 
                                 9 a.m. Same Day Registration    
                                 10 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Public viewing
                                 2:30 p.m. Awards Announced
                                 3 p.m. - Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway Fall Color Run


 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.      Hand Crafted Artisans & Vendors
                               Old Exchange Lot - 36095 CR 66

10 a.m.                   Walk for CMT
                               US Army Corps of Engineers Crosslake Campground - 35507 CR 66

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.     Bungee Jump Trampoline 
                               Lake Country Crafts & Cones - 36084 CR 66

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.   Kids Chili Bean Hunt
                               Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar - 37627 CR 66

11 a.m - 2 p.m.
     Live Music featuring Reed Nelson 
                             Riverwood Bank 36139 CR 66

11 a.m - 2 p.m.    Bottomless Bloody Mary's $10 until 1 p.m.
                             Hot Wing eating contest at 2 p.m.

                             The Bourbon Room Saloon & Eatery - 38136 CR 66

11 a.m. - 3 p.m.   Live music featuring Gary & Kelsi Stacken
                             Painting demos, truck shows and mobile boutique
                             Kicks on Route 66 - 36066 CR 66
                             Lake Country Crafts & Cones - 36084 CR 66

11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Live Music featuring Lisa Wenger
                                     Crosslake Town Square Gazebo 14287 Gould Street

12 p.m.           Annual Chili Cook-off  - MAP OF PARTICIPATING BUSINESSES
                        Sampling begins at noon till gone at participating businesses
                        Peoples Choice ballots collected at 3 p.m.

 12 - 3 p.m.     Bon-fire, S'mores, Lawn games with Bobber the Water Safety Dog
                   
 US Army Corp Crosslake Campground - 35507 CR 66

12 - 3 p.m.      Chili "Dog" Contest 
                        Bring your dog in a chili themed costume!  Prizes will be awarded
                        Crosslake Evangelical Free Church (Log Church) - 37218 CR 66

12 - 3 p.m.      Beer Tasting
                       Barstock Liquors - 35579 Pioneer Drive

12 - 4 p.m.      Paul & Lisa's Karaoke Paradise
                        Riverside Saloon & Eatery- 35322 CR 3


1:30 - 3 p.m.  Bar Bingo  
                       Crosslake American Legion Post #500 - 35112 CR 3

2 p.m.            7th Annual Crosslake Disc Golf Classic
                       Crosslake Community Center - 14126 Daggett Pine Road
                       Shotgun start - $10 - Prizes - all ages welcome

3 - 5 p.m.       Electronic Scavenger Hunt
                       Crosslake Communications - 35910 CR 66

5 p.m.            Free Meat Raffle
                       The Bourbon Room Saloon & Eatery - 38136 CR 66


6 - 7 p.m.     Kid's Fun Show - Puppets, Balloon Animals, Prizes & Inspiration
                     Donations received for hurricane relief
                     Crosslake Assemblies of God Church - 13919 CR 36
              
7 - 9 p.m.      Historic Log Village Cider & Candlelight Tour
                      Crosslake Historical Museum - 35404 CR 3

Evening Musical Entertainment at the following establishments
Andy's Bar & Grill, WIne & Spirits - 35453 CR 3 (DJ Mike)           
Maucieri's Italian Bistro- 35640 CR 3 (Live - Lisa Wenger)
Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar - 37627 CR 66 (DJ's JP & Chad)  
The Bourbon Room - 38136 CR 66 (Live - Soup Bones)
The Wharf - 12986 CR 16
Zorbaz - Crozzlake - 36215 CR 66 (DJ Josh Triolo)

2017 Crosslake Days Committee: Chair -Heather Jones - Barstock Liquors and Committee members -  Wendy Jensen, Northland Press - Sherry Gibbons, Community Volunteer - Dawn Maucieri - Maucieri's Italian Bistro - Pat Netko, Lake Country Crafts and Cones - Leann Pitzl, Frandsen Bank & Trust, Annette Ecklund  - Crosslake Auto Body, Cindy Nelson - Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway

2016 Judges Choice Chili Winner:  1st Place -  Riverside Saloon & Eatery
                                                         2nd Place - Crosslake Firefighters
                                                         3rd Place - Crosslake Auto Body

2016 Peoples Choice Chili Winner:  1st Place - RiverWood Bank
                                                          2nd Place - Manhattan's
                                                          3rd Place - Edina Realty
                                                          
2016 Crosslake Days Peoples Choice Motorcycle - Jim Gallaway
2016 Crosslake Days Peoples Choice Tractor - Ed Deegan - 1937 John Deer Model B
2016 Crosslake Days Peoples Choice Truck - Klay Johnson - 1672 Chevrolet PU
2016 Crosslake Days Peoples Choice Car - Steve Chmielewski - 1957 Chevrolet 2DR Bel-Air HTP
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Event Sponsors:

PLATINUM SPONSOR

BREW SPONSOR

SILVER SPONSORS

  • Crosslake Sheet Metal, Inc.
  • Crosslake Yoga-Pilates & Boutique
  • First National Bank - Crosslake
  • Frandsen Bank and Trust - Crosslake
  • JAG Interior Solutions, LLC
  • Lake Country Crafts and Cones
  • Larson Group Real Estate/Keller Williams Realty Professionals
  • Maucieri's, Inc.
  • Moonlite Square
  • Party Time Rental, Inc.
  • Riverside Saloon & Eatery
  • The Bourbon Room Saloon & Eatery
  • The Cedar Chest

BRONZE SPONSORS

  • Birch Lake Counseling
  • BTR Outdoors LLC
  • Crosslake Ace Hardware, Appliance & Laundromat
  • Crosslake Veterinary Practice, PA
  • Crosswoods Development
  • Dairy Queen - Crosslake
  • Passages of Time

CHILI COOKOFF CONTESTANTS

  • Andy's Bar & Grill and Wine & Spirits
  • Barstock Liquors
  • BlackRidgeBANK - Crosslake
  • Camp Knutson @ Lakes Area Gallery and Frame Shoppe
  • Crosslake Area Historical Society
  • Crosslake Auto Body @ Crosslake Town Square
  • Crosslake Coffee
  • Crosslake Community Schools
  • Crosslake Evangelical Free Church
  • Crosslake Fifty Lakes American Legion and Auxiliary Post #500
  • Crosslake Treetop Village
  • Crosslake Yoga-Pilates & Boutique
  • Curious Belongings
  • Frandsen Bank and Trust - Crosslake
  • Golden Horizons Assisted Living @ Crosslake Drug Store
  • Grand Champion Meats - Crosslake
  • JAG Interior Solutions, LLC
  • Lake Country Crafts and Cones
  • Larson Group Real Estate/Keller Williams Realty Professionals
  • Manhattan's @ Whitefish Lodge & Suites
  • Maucieri's, Inc.
  • Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar
  • Nordic Haus, LLC
  • Riverside Saloon & Eatery
  • RiverWood Bank - Crosslake
  • The Bourbon Room Saloon & Eatery
  • The Cedar Chest
  • The Crossfire, LLC
  • The Wharf
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Cross Lake Recreation Area
  • Whistling Wolf Mini Golf and Gifts
  • Zorbaz on Crozz Lake
Location:
Throughout the town of Crosslake, MN
Date/Time Information:
September 28-30, 2017
Contact Information:
Cindy Myogeto, (218) 692-4027
Fees/Admission:
Purchase $5 souvenir Chili Beads for deals from these Chamber member businesses! Valid 9-29 thru 9-30 unless otherwise noted.
Andy's Bar & Grill, Wine & Spirits - $2.50 Coors Light tap
Barstock Liquors - 15% off wine (excludes sale items)
Common Goods - $5 off purchases over $20
Crosslake Ace Hardware & Appliances - 20% off regular priced merchandise/exclusions apply; free delivery with mattress purchase/within 35 miles
Crosslake Coffee -.99 small coffee
Crosslake Drug - 30% off giftware (excluding jewelry)
Crosslake Fifty Lakes American Legion Post #500 - $3 16oz cans Coors Light
Dairy Queen - Crosslake - $1 off any size Blizzard; $1 small cone
Grand Champion Meats - Buy 3, get one free Snack Sticks
Great Furniture Gallery - 15% off accessories
Holiday Stationstore Crosslake - free 12oz coffee or 22oz fountain pop
Judy's House of Gifts - free scarf with $100 purchase of regular priced items
Lake Country Crafts & Cones - free 12oz fresh brew Stonehouse Coffee
Lakes Area Gallery & Frame Shoppe - Store wide sales with beads!
Lundrigan's - 20% off Minnetonka Moccasins
Manhattan Beach Lodge - $2 Coors Light tap; 20% off clothing(9/28,9/29,10/1 only)
Maucieri's Italian Bistro - $2 Coors Light tap; $2 off appetizers
Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar - $4 Vodka Red Bull; $3 Bacardi drinks; $2.50 Coors Light bottles; $3 off 12" pizza; $2 off appetizers
Moonlite Square - .05 off per gallon of gas
Moonlite Square Liquor - 15% off regular priced wine (Sat only)
Nordic Haus - Buy 3 Swedish dishcloths, get 1 free
Passages of Time - $5 coupon valid for future Oct-Nov 2017 purchase
Pine Peaks Restaurant, Gifts & Apparel - free beverage with meal; 25% off 1 regular priced item
Reeds Market & Gas Express - Best Choice bottled water 24-pack $1.99
Riverside Saloon & Eatery - $1 off Coors Light tap
The Bourbon Room Saloon & Eatery - $2 Fireball shots
The Cedar Chest - $2 16 oz. Coors Light tap; $3 Fireball shots; $3.50 large fries basket or 2-mini burgers (food specials Sat. only)
The Crossfire - free snack bar with meal purchase
The Wharf - $2 Coors Light tap; $3 Absolute
Whitefish Lodge & Suites - $2 swim pass; 20% off gift shop clothing (9/28,9/29,10/1 only)
Whistling Wolf Mini Golf & Candy Den- Free gift bag with clothing purchase for 1st 50 people with beads & Crosslake app (Fri. and Sat.)

Zorbaz - $3 Coors Light pounders


 

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