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Everyday is a Holiday during the 9th Annual Gull Lake Frozen Fore!

Everyday is a Holiday during the 9th Annual Gull Lake Frozen Fore!The 9th Annual Frozen Fore is the “World’s Largest Golf and Snowmobile Charity Event” taking place in the Brainerd Lakes Area on February 21-23, 2014. This 3-day celebration of all things winter, brings together a weekend of activities and fun for adults throughout the state.

Everyday is a Holiday during the 9th Annual Gull Lake Frozen Fore!Friday night begins with the 2nd Annual Frozen Flop (our version of winter swimming), followed by the Tent Party, which is located in the middle of Hole-in-the-Day Bay on Gull Lake. The Tent Party will showcase an ice bar, food and live music performed by Mother’s Hotdish, featuring musicians from Soul Asylum and Prince’s Revolution. Click here to see the band in action at the 2012 Tent Party.

Everyday is a Holiday during the 9th Annual Gull Lake Frozen Fore!Saturday’s “Everyday is a Holiday” event begins where you can jump on provided shuttles, or drive your snowmobiles or vehicles and play nine holes of winter golf at 9 different locations around the Gull Lake. A 4-on-4 Pond Hockey tournament and Digital Scavenger Hunt will also take place during this same time. The Tent Party kicks off at 6:00 p.m. with an ice bar, food and live music from YNOTT and Boogie Wonderland to follow at 9:00 p.m.

Everyday is a Holiday during the 9th Annual Gull Lake Frozen Fore!Finishing the Frozen Fore weekend is Sunday’s Food Fest event, which features a variety of local dining options showcasing flavors from their restaurant in a taste competition  for the best flavors in the area. Proceeds of the weekend event are donated to Confidence Learning Center, Mount Ski Gull, Blue Line Club & Kids Against Hunger – Brainerd Lakes Area.

This year, KFAN’s Paul “MeatSauce” Lambert, KDWB’s Falen and the Powerloon’s Mac will be the emcees of the weekend’s activities with MeatSauce presenting his show LIVE from Grand View Lodge on Saturday morning at 10 a.m.!

If you’re interested in participating in this fun and charitable event you can buy tickets for $45/person or $50/person weekend of and can be purchased online at www.GullLakeFrozenFore.com, or at any of the sponsoring locations. And If you want to be in the center of all the action, make sure you book your room now! Accommodations start at $160/night and not only will you receive deluxe lodging with breakfast daily, but also have access to all the weekend’s activities, amenities and shuttle service.

World’s Largest Charitable Ice Fishing Contest

World’s Largest Charitable Ice Fishing ContestMark your calendars for the 24th annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake in Nisswa, Minnesota this January 25, 2014. Join more than 10,000 anglers as they vie for fabulous prizes, including a truck, all-terrain vehicles, ice fishing equipment and so much more! Click here to see a list of all prizes up for grabs.

Friday night, enjoy a Kick-Off Party at Grand View Lodge from 6:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. featuring liquor, beer and wine tasting, appetizers, a silent auction, raffles, games and music by DJ Walzy for only $35 per person! Saturday’s fishing contest will start at 12:00 p.m. and commence with an award ceremony at 3:00 p.m. on Hole-in-the-Day Bay. Click here to see who and what catch made last year’s leaderboard!

If you’re thinking about dropping a line during this great event, check out our Ice Fishing Extravaganza package with accommodations starting at $180/night. Not only will you get deluxe lodging with breakfast daily, but you’ll also have access to FREE, PRIVATE shuttles to and from the Fishing Extravaganza event, along with admittance into the Grand View Lodge Guest-Only Hospitality tent where you warm up with some great food and beverages. Not only that, but guests will have access to the plethora of other amenities and activities currently available during the weekend. Click here to see a current schedule.

The Extravaganza is a special one-of-a-kind event! Since 1990, this signature event of the Brainerd Jaycees generates more than $1-million in revenue for area businesses and more than $200,000 for over 45 Brainerd Lakes Area charities. Not only that, but the event is completely volunteer-ran and organized and has received national and international recognition in Sports Illustrated, National Geographic, ESPN The Magazine, and MSNBC just to name a few.

If you’re interested in helping out the Brainerd Lakes Community and using your fishing skills to win some great prizes, drop us a line and reserve your lodging today. Limited space is available!

Gull Lake Frozen Fore Is Going “Around the World”

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Save the date for the 8th Annual Gull Lake Frozen Fore! Described as “World’s Largest Golf & Snowmobile Event,” this year’s extravaganza will kick off February 22-24, 2013,with proceeds going to local non-profits Camp Confidence, Kids Against Hunger, Mt. Ski Gull and the Blue Line Club.

Friday evening begins with the 1st Annual Frozen Flop where participants can take an icy leap into Gull Lake for the proposed charities. Following is the big, heated Tent Party on the ice with live music from Mother’s Hotdish featuring members from Soul Asylum and Prince’s Revolution. Hundreds of people enjoy the ice bar, shot luge, food and plenty of fun!

Saturday’s Frozen Fore Golf event kicks off at 9:00a.m. Seven sponsoring locations will represent a specific continent in part of the “Around the World” theme. Meanwhile back on the lake the 4 on 4 Pond Hockey will begin, while the Digital Scavenger Hunt continues.

Sunday’s line up includes the 4 on 4 Pond Hockey finals, the Digital Scavenger Show and the much raved about Frozen Fore Food Fest at Hole-in-the-Day Bay. Stop by, experience multiple local vendor culinary creations and vote for your favorite. The event will be capped off with an award ceremony with plenty of drawings and prizes.

Advance Tickets are $45 per person while tickets sold the weekend of will be available at $50 per person. You can register at one of the sponsoring locations or online. You can also buy our Frozen Fore Weekend package at GVL and includes your lodging, breakfast each morning and your pass is included!