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Crosby’s Music In The Park Returns


2021 Music in the Park – “Kickoff to Summer” on June 10

Everyone is invited to enjoy live local music while overlooking the beautiful shores of Serpent Lake at Crosby Memorial Park this summer. Music in the Park continues the second and fourth Thursday evenings from 5-8 p.m., during June, July, and August. For more information about Music in the Park event, visit or call 218-546-8131.

Over the past 14 years, Music in the Park has been a much-anticipated event to welcome summer in the Cuyuna Lakes area with great music, food, and activities for all ages to enjoy. Join us for the “Kickoff to Summer,” sponsored by the Cuyuna Lakes Chamber and Crosby-Ironton Schools on Thursday, June 10, from 5-8 p.m. at Crosby Memorial Park.

Complimentary old-fashioned hotdogs and brats donated by Emily Meats Ol’ Fashioned Meat Market, along with chips, water, cookies, and ice cream sundaes will be served in the cook shack. Visit the Chamber’s booth for a free Music in the Park t-shirt, or the Lakes Proud Booth for some swag, while supplies last.

There will be plenty of activities for children of all ages, including a variety of games and prizes, a watermelon eating contest, giant bubbles and more! Bring lawn chairs and blankets, sit back, and enjoy the event. Crosby Memorial Park also offers RV and tent campsites (reservations at, boat access, picnic shelters, a large playground, giant serpent statue, WWII tank, skate park, softball field and a basketball court.

Music in the Park musician lineup:

  • June 10: Christian McShane and Amanda Standalone
  • June 24: Roy Liljequist and 2003UB313
  • July 8: The DuChane Brothers
  • July 22: Izzy Armstrong and Katie Ziegler
  • 12: Zachary Scot Johnson and Andy Fischer
  • 26: Tracy and Friends and JPack

Event Partners: Cities of Crosby, Cuyuna, Ironton and Deerwood

Major sponsors: Crosby-Ironton Schools, Recreational Powersports Marine of Emily, Brainerd Lakes Area Community Foundation co-hosting with Cuyuna Range Youth Center, Deerwood Bank, AutoSmith Services, and Cuyuna Adventure Town USA.

Supporting sponsors: Mid-Minnesota Federal Credit Union, Deerwood Technologies, Restoration Books and Gifts, Molly’s Cottage, Graphic Packaging, Mixed Company –A Kava House, Oberg Fence, Edward Jones, Crow Wing Power, Range Disposal and Unity Bank.