Visit Ely for the Blueberries

Come for the Blueberries!

blueberriesLooking for something different this summer? Come visit us for the Ely Blueberrry Arts Festival!

The festival happens July 29 through July 31, 2011. It’s a three-day event in Whiteside Park in beautiful Ely Minnesota features 300 exhibitors of original art, handcraft items and ethnic foods, plus a variety of musical entertainment. Pancake breakfasts served both Saturday and Sunday mornings. There’s no charge for the Festival – and it includes music. Here’s the lineup:

  • Friday, July 29 – Chromatones at 1 pm and 3 pm
  • Saturday, July 30 – Conga Se Menne at 11 am and 1:30 pm
  • Sunday, July 31 – Barich Brothers at 11 am and 1:30 pm

Whiteside Park is just a short drive from Timber Bay Lodge & Houseboats. It’s an added reason to visit. Looking for more area events, check out the Ely Chamber site: Looking for accommodations, please check out our web site:

Hope to see you soon!

The Rykkens

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