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Aug 24, 2016 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
In an effort to keep the waters of Lake Superior shark free, join us every Wednesday night in August, to keep post while enjoying a bonfire on the shore of Lake Superior. A perfect Duluth summer night activity at a prime location, right on the shore.
Aug 26, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
The Carlton County Historical Society welcomes Mike Kuitu, coordinator of the Carlton County Labor Day celebration, to the museum to present a Labor Day program on Friday, August 26, at 1 p.m.
Aug 22, 2016 - Nov 6, 2016
Vida Sacic (Chicago, Illinois) and David Wolske (Bloomington, Indiana) base their practice in the process of letterpress printing.
Art & Exhibitions
Aug 27, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$30 until Jul 30 $40 after
Aug 27, 2016 10:00 a.m.
Fun for ages 12 & up (12-16 must be accompanied by adult). Crazy fun obstacles - 160' slip and slide, tube paddle, mud crawl, beautiful forest trails and more. All participants will be requi...
Leisure & Recreation
Aug 27, 2016 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Visit Artist-in-Residence Randi Ford at her easel on the Festival Grounds at the Porcupine Mountains Music Festival from 3-5 p.m.
Learn to blend colors and to use clear glass to magnify your design while creating a variety of pendants in this introduction class. $59 covers the cost of materials and instruction for one student.
Education & Learning
Sep 4, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Enjoy wild rice pancakes, sausage, eggs and beverages at a reasonable price.
Food & Drink
Sep 9, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Duluth Playhouse and Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua present "Steerage Song," a collaborative performance featuring members of the Blue Canvas Orchestra and guest performers in a fully-staged musical originally produced by Theater Latte.
Concerts & Live Music, History, Theater & Dance
Sep 15, 2016 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The region's largest chili cook-off draws over 1,000 chili lovers and over 40 chilies. Area chefs vie for bragging rights while the public joins the fun by sampling and voting for their favorite chili.
Sep 16, 2016 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Riders can participate in a 40-mile, mass-start, point-to-point off-road bicycle event that travels from downtown Hayward over the famed American Birkebeiner Ski Trail, forest roads, snowmobile trails and wooded lanes to the finish line in Cable.
Sep 24, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fine arts & crafts, food, brew & wine garden, live music, sidewalk sales, farmer's market items, children's games, trail run, bike tour, Harvest Baking Contest and Scarecrow Contest.
Festivals & Fairs
Oct 1, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sidewalk sales, art & crafts, carnival, kid's games, parade, live music, cranberry marsh tours, fishing contest and street games.
Jun 9, 2016 - Sep 4, 2016
The Tweed Museum of Art presents "Iron Country," an exhibition about the people and ever-changing environment of the Minnesota Iron Range as seen through the lens of photographer Vance Gellert. It runs through Sept 4.
Jun 9, 2016 - Sep 18, 2016
"All This Is True: the art of Sue Coe and Warrington Colescott" will be on display this summer at the Tweed Museum of Art, the University of Minnesota Duluth, through Sept. 18.
The Tweed Museum of Art at the University of Minnesota Duluth is presenting the first exhibition in the Northland of paintings by classically trained artist and Two Harbors, Minnesota, native Jeffrey T. Larson through September 18.
Nov 10, 2016 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
This annual event commemorates the sinking of the freighter Edmund Fitzgerald and the loss of her 29 crew members on November 10, 1975. It is also a time to reflect on the memory of all lives lost in Great Lakes shipwrecks. The lighthouse, fog si...
Dec 3, 2016 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
An annual favorite of young and old featuring horse-drawn sleigh rides, visits by Santa and Mrs. Claus, live holiday music, shopping, home-cooked food and silent auction.
Festivals & Fairs, Vacation & Holiday
Dec 10, 2016 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Vacation & Holiday
May 2, 2016 - Sep 2, 2016
Folk artists have a long history in Upper Michigan. Many works stem from ethnic traditions, while other pieces were created to celebrate the lifestyle of the rural north woods.
Jul 3, 2014 - Jan 1, 2018
Great Lakes Aquarium’s new exhibit "Shipwrecks Alive!" will open to the public on Thursday, July 3. It explores the fascinating underwater world of sunken ships and the diverse ecosystems they create and sustain.
Art & Exhibitions, History, Kids & Family, Outdoor
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