Stars of the North

The 3rd annual Stars of the North Music Festival is a fundraising music festival that will be take place over the weekend of July 26th, 27th and 28th, 2019.

This 3 day event will be held in the downtown Grand Marais Park, and is free to the public.

The festival starts Friday afternoon and through Saturday evening with a mix of local talent playing both electric and acoustic music.

This event emphasizes local performers or locally connected musicians.

The Stars of the North Music Festival is sponsored by the Grand Marais Music Collaborative, a 501(c)(3) not for profit organization that focuses on the local music scene, education, and performance. All proceeds raised after concert expenses will go toward building a music lesson program for area youth. The majority of the proceeds will be raised by selling raffle tickets and from donations.


Music Schedule:

July 26 – Friday

Starting appx. 2:00 PM
Barbecue, beer and beverages, raffles, T-shirts
Jourdan Victoria 2:00
Gene Lafond and Amy Grillo 3:00
Vessel 4:15
Mysterious Ways 5:30

Party moves to Wunderbar in Grand Marais:
Open Jam/ Common Ground 6:30
Blinded by Seagulls 9:00
More jamming… 9:45

July 27 – Saturday

Starting around 10:30 AM
Breakfast burritos and more on the grill
Barbecue, beer and beverages, raffles, T-shirts
Joe Paulick 10:30
Michael Monroe 11:45
Blue Sky Quartet (more like an octet this time but who’s counting?) 1:00
Wonderdogs 2:15
April Fools 3:30
Common Ground 5:00

Party moves to Wunderbar in Grand Marais:
Mainline Daylight 6:30
April Fools 7:45

July 28 – Sunday

Starting around 10:00
Breakfast burritos and more on the grill
Barbecue, raffles, T-shirts
10:00 The rockin’ gospel hour with Chris Gills and Gordon Thorn and many friends. A local star studded event and good for your soul.
11:30 The Stars of the North Collaborative Youth Jam. We’ve saved the best for last.


Help support The GMMC by purchasing raffle tickets before and during this event and you could win some GREAT prizes.

$5 for one ticket, $20 for five tickets.