In Thief River Falls you can choose from an endless list of events.

We have worldclass snowmobile races, cultural festivals and entertainment, county fairs, Fourth of July fireworks, historical celebrations and professional bull riding contests. Check out our calendar below.

Upcoming Events

April 21st, 2020 at 7:30pm
Lincoln High School Auditorium

Tightly woven structure of intellectual musical talent, who together comprise an ever-evolving universe of musicality - quite simply, they are a band like no other. Tickets are available at the Times, Kezar Music and Hugo’s. Tickets $30/adult, $10/student, or $70/family. Tickets are good for all entertainment series performances. • Darryl Tveitbakk 686-0993

May 3rd, 2020
Ralph Engelstad Arena Thief River Falls

Ralph Engelstad Arena Information 218-681-2183

May 23rd, 2020 at 1pm to 5pm
Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village

Open 1-5 p.m. daily. Cost: $5, children 12 and under FREE when accompanied by a paid adult. No cost for Pennington County Historical Society Members. 218-681-5767

May 29th, 2020
Ralph Engelstad Arena Thief River Falls

Information 218-681-7342

Thursdays (until 9 July 2020) at 7pm
June 4th, 2020 at 7pm
Floyd B. Olson Park

Information 218-681-2519

June 4th, 2020 to June 5th, 2020
Ralph Engelstad Arena Thief River Falls

Ralph Engelstad Arena Information 218-681-2183

June 16th, 2020 at 5pm to 7pm
Northrop City Park

Free will offering. Sponsored by the Thief River Falls Kiwanis Club. Barb Natvik. 218-681-6948

June 17th, 2020 to June 20th, 2020
Wagon Wheel Ridge, Karlstad MN

June 18th, 2020 at 5pm
Downtown Thief River Falls

Information 218-686-8963

Saturdays (until 26 September 2020) at 9am to 12pm
June 20th, 2020 at 9am
Floyd B. Olson Park


June 25th, 2020 at 4pm to 8pm

Information 218-683-7030

Thursdays (until 24 September 2020) at 4:30pm to 7pm
June 25th, 2020 at 4:30pm
Floyd B. Olson Park

Information 218-686-0179

July 4th, 2020
Seven Clans Casino

Fireworks at dusk for the whole family to enjoy. • 1-800-881-0712 ext. 26111

July 4th, 2020
Plummer, MN

Registration starts at 7 a.m. at Plummer Fire Hall, run starts at 8 a.m. • Mike Baker at 218-686-0356

July 14th, 2020 at 6:30pm
Lincoln High School Auditorium

Information 218-686-7021

July 15th, 2020 to July 19th, 2020
Pennington County Fairgrounds

Parade, fireworks display, outdoor rock concert, Thunder On Hooves P.B.R. Bull Ride, demo derby, huge midway.

July 17th, 2020 at 7pm to July 18th, 2020
Pennington County Fairgrounds

July 18th, 2020 at 10am

Starting line at west entrance of the Fairgrounds on Barzen Avenue. This run/walk is in memory of all those classmates and family members no longer with us. People of all ages are invited to participate • Caren Alten 218-686-2722

July 18th, 2020 at 10am to 3pm
Pennington County Fairgrounds

Held at the Tri-Valley Garage, west of the Grandstand. Free admission. Vendors of Norwegian crafts, lefse, entertainment and children’s craft corner. Lunch of open-faced sandwiches, rommegrot, sot suppe, strawberry/cream waffles, pickled herring, cookies and coffee. • 218-686-0205

July 19th, 2020 at 4:30pm
Pennington County Fairgrounds

July 20th, 2020
Thief River Golf Club

Shotgun Start at noon. This tournament is a special event hosted by the Thief River Falls Education Foundation. • 218-681-8711 ext. 5228

July 22nd, 2020 to July 26th, 2020
Warren, MN

Carnival rides, food stands, live music, parade.

Thursdays (until 27 August 2020) at 7pm
July 23rd, 2020 at 7pm
Floyd B. Olson Park

Information 218-681-2519

July 23rd, 2020 to July 26th, 2020
Red Lake Falls, MN

Live music, parade, activities for the whole family, food vendors, rib cook-off and log carvings. Information 218-684-1184

July 30th, 2020
Hartz Park

At dusk. • 218-681-2519

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