Thief River Falls Visitors Guide

Upcoming Events

TRF Entertainment Series Presents "Charlie Albright"
Thursday 21st of March at 7:30pm
Summer Theater Auditions
Thursday 21st of March to Friday 22nd of March
VFW State Hockey Tournament
Friday 22nd of March to Sunday 24th of March
Thief River Falls Skating Club Ice Show
Saturday 30th of March to Sunday 31st of March

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

Friday 9th of August to Sunday 11th of August
Karlstad, MN [map]

Outdoor movie, 5K color run, parade, car show, ribfest, street dance, rodeo. 218-436-2178 • 218-686-3766

Eagles Club Backyard BBQ
Friday 16th of August
Eagles Club Thief River Falls [map]


Good Old Days
Friday 16th of August to Sunday 18th of August
Viking, MN [map]

5K, threshing bee, flea market, music, games, food stands and blacksmith shop. • 218-523-6082

Lions Club 12th Annual Fishing Tournament
Saturday 17th of August
Thief & Red Lake Rivers [map]

Pioneer Village Lumberjack Day
Tuesday 20th of August at 6pm to 8pm
Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village Thief River Falls [map]

Wear your favorite plaid outfit for lumberjack games and more. • 218-681-5767

Fall Festival
Friday 23rd of August to Sunday 25th of August
Grygla, MN [map]

Street dances, parade, kiddie games, demolition derby, softball tournaments, food stands & more.

Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village Closes for the Season
Monday 2nd of September
Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village Thief River Falls [map]

New Fest
Friday 6th of September to Sunday 8th of September
Newfolden, MN [map]

Live music, games, food stands and parade.Sharon Bring at 218-874-3713

Everybody’s Market
Saturday 7th of September at 8am to 2pm
Floyd B. Olson Park Thief River Falls [map]

Crafters and vendors. • 218-681-3720

Village Art
Saturday 14th of September
Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village Thief River Falls [map]

Enjoy an afternoon of the fine arts & create your own art. Performers from the TRFACT, singers, writers, dancers and other artists. 218-681-5767

6th Annual Trick Or Treat Halloween Party
Friday 27th of September at 4pm to 7pm
C'mon Inn Thief River Falls [map]

Hosted by Kidz First Foundation • Tom at 218-681-5862

Goose Festival
Friday 27th of September to Sunday 29th of September
Middle River, MN [map]

Live music, games, food stands and parade. • 218-222-3767

43rd Annual Rea Holiday Craft Show
Saturday 9th of November at 9am to 3pm
Ralph Engelstad Arena Thief River Falls [map]


Project Runway Fashion Show
Sunday 10th of November
River Walk Public House Thief River Falls [map]

Check out the latest fashions from local businesses. 218-681-3720

The Vintage Carnival
Saturday 16th of November at 10am to 3pm
National Guard Armory Thief River Falls [map]

Unique, antique flea market with 30+ vendors. 701-866-7531

Pioneer Village Classic Christmas
Sunday 1st of December at 1pm to 3pm
Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village Thief River Falls [map]

Enjoy a Santa visit, Polar Express, carolers and stories. 218-681-5767

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