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Events planned in the Northland for Labor Day

Several Northland communities will hold picnics and other events on Monday to mark Labor Day.

The holiday festivities are particularly large in Cloquet, which is staging its 95th annual Labor Day Celebration this weekend.

Here are some details of events around the Northland:


Labor Day picnic, noon-4 p.m. Monday at Bayfront Festival Park


Blue House Orphanage fundraising run, 8:30 a.m. Monday, Pine Valley Park

Car show, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday along Avenue C between 12th and 14th streets.

Labor Day parade, 11 a.m. Monday on Cloquet Avenue

Labor Day picnic, noon-2 p.m. Monday, Cloquet Labor Temple, 1403 Avenue C

Labor Day carnival, noon-5 p.m. Monday, Veterans Park


Labor Day picnic, noon-4 p.m. Monday at Olcott Park

International Falls

Labor Day picnic, 4-7 p.m. Monday at Smokey Bear Park

Farmer’s Day in Bovey

Labor Day weekend also brings the 103rd annual Farmer’s Day celebration in Bovey, one of the longest-running annual festivals in Minnesota. In addition to food, games and a flea market all weekend long, there will be a grand parade and kiddie parade at 10:30 a.m. Monday.