Art & Culture in Kanabec County

The economic impact of arts and culture in Kanabec County sits at $2 million.  Read more statistics here
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Arts Organizations

East Central Regional Arts Council (ECRAC) 
Kanabec County Agricultural Society (aka the Fair Board)
Kanabec County Art Association
Many Faces of Vasaloppet
Mora Music in the Park (Summer Concert Series) - 210 Maple Avenue W, Mora, MN  55051
Northern Exposures Photography Club
Paradise Threatre - 237 Union Street South in Mora, MN  55051    (Built in 1946, the Paradise Threater is the only cinema venue in Kanabec County.  In addition to first-run movies, they provide live concerts, community theatre productions and host touring professional companies.  They also rent space for meetings, seminars, private parties, school functions and special events).

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Ann River Winery - 1999 180th Ave, Mora, MN  55051
BeerClub Brewing - 854 Forest Ave East, Mora, MN  55051
Community Center (Welia Health) - 200 North 9th Street, Mora, MN  55051    (Welia Center offers fitness classes, a walking track, health screenings, and wellness education programs. Membership is required for entrance).
Fish Lake Resort & Campground - 674 Fish Lake Drive, Mora, MN  55051
Kanabec History Center - 805 Forest Ave E, Mora, MN  55051    (The Kanabec History Center consists of the main facility, the Coin School and the Whittier Schoolhouse.  The main facility contains an exhibition hall, climate controlled storage areas, reference library, conference room, gift shop and office space.  The Coin School, constructed in 1898, now serves as a rental facility and hosts Rock-A-Thon each February. The one-room Whittier Schoolhouse is used for Old Tyme Country School classes each summer).
Mora Area Farmers Market - 500 Clark Street, Mora, MN  55051    (Mora United Methodist Church parking lot)
Mora Aquatic Center - 600 Union Street South, Mora, MN  55051
Ogilvie Museum - 201 North Hill Ave, Ogilvie, MN  56358
Ogilvie Raceway - 1539 Hwy 23, Ogilvie, MN  56358 
Sapsucker Farms - 2752 215th Ave, Mora, MN  55051
Vasaloppet Nordic Center - 400 - 9th St N, Mora, MN  55051    (The Nordic Center offers over 15 km of groomed trails with 5 km lit for night skiing.  The Center features a wax room, men’s and women’s changing rooms with saunas, and a small kitchen. During the ski season the wax room, changing rooms and sauna are open everyday from 8am-9pm).
Vasaloppet, USA - 100 Union St, Mora, MN  55051  

Farm Families of the Year  (learn more about this University of MN Extension program)
Farm Family 2022 - Zimmer Feed & Grain  (Mora)
Farm Family 2021 - Nielsen Farms  (south of Ogilvie)
Farm Family 2020 - Nelson Grass Farm  (Ogilvie)
Farm Family 2019 - Ann River Winery & Vineyard  (south of Mora)
Farm Family 2018 - Brian Besser Family (Southfork Township)
Farm Family 2017 - Kevin & Tammy Belkholm  (Grass Lake Township)
Farm Family 2016 - Don & Mary Olson  (Comfort Township)
Farm Family 2015 - Sapsucker Farms  (south of Quamba)
Farm Family 2014 - Engblom Family  (Ford Township)
Farm Family 2013 - Rivermist Farm  (Brunswick Township) 
Farm Family 2012 - Byron & Ginny Anderson Family  (Knife Lake Township)

Calvary Lutheran Church:  320-679-1706
Generation Church:  320-679-1708
Grace Lutheran Church:  320-679-1062
Emmanuel Baptist Church:  320-679-2530
First Presbyterian Church:  320-679-1969
Friendship Church of the Nazarene:  320-679-1125
Living Hope Church:  320-679-2586

Mora United Methodist Church:  320-679-2713
St. Mary’s Catholic Church:  320-679-1593
Trio Community Church:  320-225-8746
True Vine Lutheran Church:  612-559-2886