Friday, July 28
2pm – 8pm INFLATABLES! 50-foot obstacle course, climbing wall and slide. Bounce houses for little ones. Unlimited jumping: $5 two-day event wristband. Supervision provided by the Nevis PTA.
2pm – dusk MUSKIE MARKET Crafters, artists & flea market treasures along the beautiful Heartland Trail.
3pm - 9pm SOUND THE NORTH TOUR See the original Gjallarhorn (from the Metrodome) as the Minnesota Vikings "Sound the North" tour makes a stop in Nevis. Vikings fans can view the iconic instrument, snap a photo and tag it on social media using #SoundTheNorth #OnlyinMN and register for prizes. Hosted by Explore Minnesota and the Minnesota Vikings
4pm – 1am MUSIC FESTIVAL music on two stages. Click the Muskie Festival Line up button above for a band schedule.
4pm – 8pm HULA HOOPING EXTRAVAGANZA throughout the day on the Shenanigans lawn with the Happy Hippy Hooping Co. Instruction, demonstrations & prizes.
4pm GUNN'S ILLUSIONS Magic show presented on the Shenanigans stage (by the mini golf)
4pm – 1am BEER GARDEN hosted by the Nevis Municipal Liquor Store.
5pm – 8pm FISH FRY at Muskie Pavilion. Hosted by the Nevis Lions Club.
5pm – 8pm MUSKIE 5K REGISTRATION and packet pickup at the info tent. Race is Saturday 9am. All proceeds benefit Nevis School Track & Cross Country Teams. Entry fee: $30 adults, $15 under 19. T-shirts and refreshments provided. Race day registration fee increases $5 Online registration link.
6pm HORSESHOE CONTEST Teams of two people. Entry fee. For information or to sign up, call Rod 652-3710.
6pm CASTING CONTEST for kids & adults. Test your casting accuracy and win prizes. Meet at the Muskie. Rods provided. Thank you to Jeremy Anderson of Jones's Guide Service for hosting this event.
Saturday, July 29
8am – dusk MUSKIE MARKET Crafters, artists & flea market treasures along the beautiful Heartland Trail.
8am – 11am PANCAKE BREAKFAST Nevis Senior Citizens Center will host a pancake breakfast. They will serve pancakes, sausage, juice and coffee.
9am MUSKIE 5K Out and back certified 5k course on the Heartland Trail. Registration and packet pick up from 7:30 – 8:30am at the info tent. Race day registration fees increase to $35 adults & $20 under 19. Age group awards and refreshments after the race. Proceeds benefit Nevis School Track & Cross Country Teams. Online pre-registration link.
9am – 10am KIDS' FISHING TOURNAMENT for ages 5-12 on the Lake Belle Taine fishing pier. Bring your own equipment; bait provided. Prizes awarded. Admission: event wristband. Thank you to Lindow Surveying and Mapping for hosting this event.
10am HOLY YOGA on the Terrapin Lawn. Valari invites people of all fitness levels to join in. Hosted by Terrapin Family. Click here for Holy Yoga class description
10am – 2pm MINI GOLF TOURNAMENT hosted by Shenanigans.
10am – 8pm INFLATABLES! 50-foot obstacle course, climbing wall and slide. Bounce houses for little ones. Unlimited jumping: $5 two-day event wristband. Supervision provided by the Nevis PTA
10am – Noon KIDS' GAMES in Muskie Park. Ring toss, can crush, plinko, minnow races, & more. Admission: $5 event wristband. Sponsored by Stony Lake Beavers 4-H Club
Noon CLASSIC SUMMER GAMES. All ages are welcome. Meet at the Muskie for some timeless summer games like tug of war, egg toss, sack races, & more. Hosted by the Nevis Volunteer Fire Department
11am – 1am MUSIC FESTIVAL Great bands today performing on 2 stages.
3pm ICE CREAM EATING CONTEST for all ages. Warning: brain freeze may occur. Meet at the Muskie. Thank you to Northwoods Grocery & Cafe for sponsoring this event.
4pm KIDS' BURIED TREASURE DIG at the dome jungle gym in Muskie Park. For ages 11 and under. Dig for buried money. Wristband required for admission. Sponsored by the Nevis Lions Club, Nevis C&C and Gartner-Johnson Construction
Noon – 1am BEER GARDEN hosted by the Nevis Municipal Liquor Store.
6pm KIDS' PARADE. Open to local & vacationing kids. Prizes for costumes & bicycle entries. Line up for the judging at 5:30pm at the Church of Christ. Call 652-3023 with questions. Thank you to Nevis Study Club for sponsoring this event.
6pm GRAND PARADE immediately following Kids’ Parade. Line up begins at 5pm in front of the school. Call Nancy at 218-652-3115 for more information. Registration Form
Sunday, July 30
9am – 10am PANCAKE BREAKFAST at Muskie Pavilion. Breakfast will be served by the youth groups of Church of Christ and Bethany Lutheran Church. FREE WILL OFFERING
10am – 11am ECUMENICAL CHURCH SERVICE All are invited to join for an ecumenical praise and worship service at the Muskie Stage. Hosted by Nevis Church of Christ and Bethany Lutheran Church / Heartland Parish.