This Week in Duluth
Enjoy the Holiday Season in Duluth!
"Light up your Holidays Tour" and spend some family time strolling throughout Duluth’s downtown waterfront enjoying the wonders of the holiday windows decorations and twinkling lights. Held during regular store hours through December 31st. Call (218) 727-8549 or click for info.
Bentleyville "Tour of Lights" transforms Bayfront Festival Park into the largest holiday light show in the Midwest. The atmosphere turns magical with lights and holiday music floating through the air. Towering in the evening sky is a beautiful 128’ animated steel Christmas tree with 50,000 sparkling LED lights. Bring the family, camera and smiles! Handicap accessible. Held through December 28th. Call (218) 740-3535 or click for info. Hours: Mon-Thurs 5 pm-9 pm/Fri-Sun 5 pm-10 pm
December 2nd: Live Music by Bryan Gatten
8:00 pm at held at Sir Benedicts Tavern on the Lake. (218) 728-1192
December 2nd: UMD Women's Hockey vs. Russian National Team
6:07 pm University of Minnesota-Duluth hockey games are played at the AMSOIL Arena at 350 Harbor Drive. Call (218) 726-8595
December 3rd: UMD Jazz Ensemble
7:30 pm Jazz Ensemble I • Adam Booker, conductor Jazz Ensemble II • Tom Pfotenhauer, conductor. Tickets are: Adult $10/UMD Faculty & Staff $5/Senior $5/Student $5/UMD Student FREE. Call (218) 726-8877
December 4th: Ornament Making Classes at Lake Superior Art Glass
From 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Lake Superior Art Glass will be offering one-of-a-kind glass ornament making classes as part of our Wednesday Evening Class Series! Owner and artist Dan Neff, will teach you how to make beautiful icicle ornaments. Give the ornaments you make as special gifts, give the class as a gift, and/or sign up with your friends and family for a truly unique holiday experience. Classes are $99 dollars each night, but we have great ways to get a discount. Call (218) 464-1799
December 5th - 8th: The Duluth Playhouse presents "Peter Pan"
Thurs-Sat 7:30 pm/Sun 2:00 pm
Let your imagination run wild and get ready to be whisked away on a breathtaking, high-flying adventure to the mysterious and enchanting Neverland! Join the Darling children on this heartfelt journey full of fantasy and wonder, and be there as they realize what homesick really means amidst dangerous encounters with hungry animals, wild natives, and swashbuckling pirates. By the time the curtain falls, you too will believe in magic! Tickets are $25.00. Call (218) 733-7555
December 6th: Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra presents "Harbor Holiday Special"
7:00 pm Homegrown favorites featuring The Three Altos & Ariana Savalas. Tickets start at $20 for adults/$18 for seniors/$10 for students. Held at the Symphony Hall at the DECC. Call (218) 623-3776
December 7th: GET IT LOCAL Gift Fair
From 10:00 am - 3:00 pm take advantage of a great Local Shopping Opportunity in Duluth! The fair will have over 30 local artists, non-profits, and local-made items for sale. This is an ultra local fair with items made in Duluth and Superior and organizations of the Twin Ports. From scarves to jewelry, pottery, cards, and many one of a kind items. Baked goods and treats will also be for sale to support local organizations. The event is free and there will be a collection of new and gently used children picture and board books for the Big Red BookShelf/United Way. Held at the Peace Church, 1111 N. 11th Ave. E. Call (218) 525-5098
December 7th: UMD's Sounds of the Season
7:30 pm University Singers, UMD Symphony Orchestra, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble present holiday music of the season. Call (218) 726-8877