Monthly Archives: January 2010

Ely Art Walk

As if the scenery of Ely wasn’t beauty enough – every year we celebrate more with the Ely Art Walk. It goes on from February 4-14 to coincide with the Ely Winter Festival. This year 150 local artists will show their work in the shops and windows of downtown businesses. You can download a map…

Snow, glorious snow

Nothing is more beautiful than Northern Minnesota in the snow. We got 10 inches last night and it is a regular winter wonderland…

Ely Winter Festival Feb 4-14

So what can you do when it’s colder than most things you can mention in polite company – you can celebrate. That’s what we’re doing for two weeks in Ely, Minnesota at the Ely Winter Festival! The festival starts with the snow sculptors. Did you know that many of them come to the areas just…

Ely Snowmobile Fun Run

With a emphasis on Fun more than Run the Eighth Annual Fun Run snowmobile event is set to go for January 30 in Ely, Babbitt and Tower. The event is open to all and benefits snowmobile trails in and around the three communities. $20 pre-registration by January 20th, and $25 thereafter. You can drive by…