200 acres of fun in the Bemidji area! Amusements for everyone.
Main event areas include: Camping, Shopping Area, Children's Space, Food/LIVE Music/Adult Beverage/Contest Area, and the rest of the forested property to explore, with nature trails and picnic areas!
CAMPING: This year we will have camping all weekend long for festival goers, check out the lodging page!
FOOD/LIVE MUSIC/ADULT BEVERAGE AREA: The portion of the property encompassing the main food & beverage vendors, alcoholic beverages, bonfire, BBQ, picnic tables, music, and FUN! On Saturday the bonfire will commence at dark with music- Adults 21 & over are only allowed past 8 pm. everyone must be out by Midnight that is not camping. Music by Pelican Railroad, Legend of Gert, Pitches & Hoes, MAYBE Ishii, and dozens of solo artists. Alcohol provided by Fireside Grill & Patio. Food provided by JMJ Rocks, BBQ pork, Kettle Korn, mini donuts, and more. More vendors to be announced! An apple cannon shoot off mid day as well, with an eating contest.
CHILDREN'S SPACE: This area will be spread out to include a "corn pit" an area enclosed by square haybales and filled with whole kernals of corn, the kids can roll around and dig in it, always a big hit, inflatable bouncy houses from Rentertainment, professional face painting by Jens Werner, a petting zoo from WhipStaff Ranch, contests, a CAKE WALK, and a playground. Some children oriented vendors may set up in the kid's area too. This space shuts down before sundown which is around 7pm.
MARKET/FLEA/CRAFT AREA: We welcome people who want to sell produce, garage sale items, crafts, and unique items. This area closes down before sundown, which is at 7pm. Some vendors set up in the venue area for the evening. The HUMANE Society will be there with adoptable, adorable animals too!!
THE PROPERTY: There are 200 acres to roam around on, which includes nature trails, picnic areas, and chances to see wildlife in the forest. Access to the property, beyond the main music area will be closed off before sun down which is at 7pm. There will be golf carts for rent through Golf Cars Plus TOO!
From Highway 2 go South out of Shevlin on County Road 2 for 4 miles. Take a left on 320th St. We are 1 mile down the road!!!
From Itasca, come straight North on County Road 2 for about 15 minutes and take a right onto 320th St. We are 1 mile down the dirt road!!
The Black Lantern Resort offers an outdoor venue for community events!