Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops, Grand Marais, Minnesota
120 WEST 3RD AVENUE   PO BOX 626    GRAND MARAIS, MINNESOTA 55604    218-387-2737   arts@boreal.org

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2018 LODGING PARTNERS

Art House B & B
Family owned four bedroom B&B serving homemade breakfasts or A creative space for artists, adventurers, everyone!
218-370-1625

Best Western Plus Superior Inn

On the shore of Lake Superior in downtown Grand Marais


218-387-2240

Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts

We bring you closer to the lake and to each other


800-258-3346

Croftville Road Cottages
Four season luxury cottages on the shore of Lake Superior
218-387-1790

East Bay Suites

Lakeview suites in the heart of town on Lake Superior


800-414-2807

Ella's Inn

Your home away from home - next door to the Art Colony


218-387-3131

Grand Marais Recreation Area

Our location is like student housing, just bring your own house!


218-387-1712

Hungry Jack Outfitters

Gunflint Trail Boundry Waters Canoe Trips, Cabins, and Day Trips


218-388-2275

Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior

Iconic Lake Superior Resort providing hospitality since 1885


218-663-7212

Mangy Moose Motel

Comfortable, affordable, and great location - recommended by TripAdvisor


218-387-2975

Nelson’s Travelers Rest Cabins & Motel

Reasonable, inspiring, close, cabins and motel: “Where guests become friends”


800-249-1285

oneOeight

Artfully restored bungalow featuring locally handcrafted cabinetry, furniture and art


218-370-8311

Outpost Motel

Lakeview motel rooms and kitchenette suites. Inspiring environment; reasonable rates


218-387-1833

Pincushion Trails Inn

Artful Views, Art on our Walls, Artists' Residence


218-387-2009

Thomsonite Beach Inn & Suites

Spectacular views with this Lake Superior lodging gem


218-387-1532

2018 BUSINESS PARTNERS

Angry Trout Café

Open seasonally from May - October


218-387-1265

Betsy Bowen Gallery & Studios

Woodcut printmaking by Betsy Bowen & a variety of local art


218-387-1992

Birchbark Books & Gifts

Largest Bookstore on the Shore, unique gifts, toys, jewelry, and clothing


218-387-2315

Blue Water Cafe

The meeting place in Grand Marais


218-387-1597

Buck's Hardware

We appreciate our local arts culture


218-387-2280

Coldwell Banker North Shore

Whether buying or selling, call Coldwell Banker North Shore


218-387-2131

Cook County Whole Foods Co-op

Everyone Welcome | Open Daily | Deli Grab-n-Go | Eat Healthy


218-387-2503

Crooked Spoon Café

Contemporary American cuisine taken down the crooked path


218-387-2779

Drury Lane Books

Books for Book Lovers, on the East Bay in Grand Marais


218-387-3370

Frykman Art Studio

Art in glass, metal, stone, wood plus Art of the Elements Gallery


218-387-1949

Grand Marais Municipal Liquor Store

The North Shore's finest selection of beers and wines


218-387-1630

Grand Marais Rock Shop

COTTAGES - An amazing assortment of Lake Superior agates, gems and minerals


(651) 485-9973

Grand Marais State Bank
The financial institution of choice
218-387-2441

Hedstrom Lumber Company
Providing jobs and building products for 100 years
218-387-2995

Java Moose

Serving Grand Marais residents and visitors coffee for over 25 years


218-387-9400

Johnson's Foods

Shop our small aisles, checkout to big smiles!


218-387-2480

Joy & Company

Art supplies, locally made art and craft, antiques #createconnectcollaborate #unleashjoy


218-387-1004

Joynes Department Store and Ben Franklin

No ordinary five and dime!


218-387-2233

Lake Superior Trading Post

A Grand Marais tradition since 1971


218-387-2020

Lutsen Mountains

Mountain skiing without the airfare


218-663-7281

Norshor Insurance Agency
218-387-0139

North House Folk School
An educational non-profit organization devoted to teaching traditional Northern craft
218-387-9762

North Shore Federal Credit Union

Because if you're up here, you belong here


800-450-0709

North Shore Music Association
Presenting musical performance and education in Cook County since 1985
218-387-1272

North Shore Visitor

“Best North Shore Website” – National Geographic Traveler


nina@northshorevisitor.com

North Shore Winery
Experience a taste of Lutsen at North Shore Winery
218-481-9280

Pro Print

PROTouch….Printing So Good You Can FEEL IT!


218-722-9805

Sawbill Canoe Outfitters

Welcome to wilderness 


218-663-7150

Set Out Screen Printing

Inspired Designs from the Heart of the Wilderness


218-877-7677

Sivertson Gallery
Where northern art is celebrated daily
218-387-2491

Stone Harbor Wilderness Supply

Gear, Tours, Rentals on the East Bay in Grand Marais


218-387-3136

The Big Lake

Art, jewelry & gifts that reflect the beauty of Lake Superior



Upstate MN

Handcrafted home goods and gifts – northwoods meets modern in Grand Marais, MN


218-877-7802

Voyageur Brewing

Adventurous craft beers and perfectly paired food in a lively taproom


218-387-3163

World’s Best Donuts
If you don’t like cake donuts, you haven’t tried ours!
218-387-1345

WTIP North Shore Community Radio
Weather, news, arts, culture and entertainment from Minnesota’s North Shore 
218-387-1070

2018 FOUNDATION SUPPORT

Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency
The Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency (AEOA) was incorporated in April, 1965, as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and established as a Community Action Program (CAP) for the northeast Minnesota counties of St. Louis, Lake, and Cook. Service delivery for some programs has extended to the four neighboring counties of Aitkin, Carlton, Itasca, and Koochiching.
(218) 749-2912

Arrowhead Regional Arts Council
The Arrowhead Regional Arts Council's mission is to facilitate and encourage local arts development. This mission statement grows from a conviction that the arts improve the quality of life in the region.
800-569-8134

Cook County, Minnesota
Cook County is a county located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 5,176,[3] making it the fifth-least populous county in Minnesota. Its county seat is Grand Marais.[4] The Grand Portage Indian Reservation is entirely within the county.
218-387-3000

Iron Range Resources & Rehabilitation Board
Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board (IRRRB) is a State of Minnesota development agency located in Eveleth, Minnesota. IRRRB's mission is to promote and invest in business, community and workforce development for the betterment of northeastern Minnesota. 

IRRRB provides vital funding, including low or no interest loans, grants and loan guarantees for businesses relocating or expanding in the region. Additionally, a variety of grants are available to local units of government, education institutions, and nonprofits that promote workforce development and sustainable communities. 
218-735-3000

McKnight Foundation
The McKnight Foundation, a Minnesota family foundation, seeks to improve the quality of life for present and future generations.
612-333-4220

Minnesota State Arts Board
The Minnesota State Arts Board is a state agency that stimulates and
encourages the creation, performance, and appreciation of the arts in the state.
(651) 215-1600

Visit Cook County
Life is bigger here in Cook County, MN along legendary Highway 61. Here in the tip of Minnesota’s Arrowhead, amidst the north shore of Lake Superior and the pristine Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW), you can go bigger, play harder and relax better than anywhere else in the Midwest. 
1-888-922-5000


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