A group of people sitting on the shore of Lake Superior and the green hill of Glensheen Mansion.

As Long As The Rivers Shall Run – Artwork by Ellen Sandbeck

January 8February 25

AICHO’s Dr. Robert Powless Cultural Center

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John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon

January 30February 3

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A man on stage at Bayfront singing to the crowd with a keyboard and a tambourine.

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In Duluth, we don’t believe in boredom. With twelve months of festivals and fun-filled events, our calendar offers many options for go-getters to get together 365 days a year.

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Art by Ellen Sandbeck

    As Long As The Rivers Shall Run – Artwork by Ellen Sandbeck

    “As Long as the Rivers Shall Run,” the latest series of multicolored, multi-layered, papercuts by Ellen Sandbeck, is an exploration of major rivers,  beginning in our own backyard, with the MissiRead More »ssippi. The series will feature endemic species, including endangered, recently extinct, and invasive ones, found in each of the featured rivers.

    January 8 - February 25 AICHO’s Dr. Robert Powless Cultural Center
    John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon with huskies racing in the snow with root dog booties
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      John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon

      Established in 1980, the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon is the longest sled dog race in the lower 48 states. Every year, world-class mushers compete in the nearly 400-mile event. The Beargrease is Read More »a qualifier for the famed Iditarod race in Alaska. Location: From Duluth to the Canadian border and back to Duluth

      January 30 - February 3 beargrease.com

      Arrowhead Home & Builders Show

      Everything for inside and outside of your home will be displayed. Take advantage of show discounts. Tour the 9/11 Mobile Exhibit – an educational exhibit guided by FDNY firefighters. Watch Mad DRead More »og & Merrill perform their grilling magic. Hear Joey Greene dispense valuable tips on health remedies.

      March 30 - April 3 Duluth Entertainment Convention Center www.homeshowmn.com
      Park Point Art fair in Duluth with vendors in white tents lined up on each side white customers shop outside.
      Annual Event

        Park Point Art Fair

        The Park Point Art Fair (PPAF) is an annual showcase of visual artwork by 120 juried artists working in clay, photography, painting, printmaking, mixed media, sculpture, fiber, jewelry, wood and glassRead More » in a stunning outdoor environment on the shores of Lake Superior. Music, demonstrations, hands-on activities and food.

        June 25 - June 27 Park Point Recreation Area parkpointartfair.org
        Duluth Airshow - United States Air Force Thunderbirds
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          Duluth Airshow and Aviation Expo

          Minnesota’s largest air show returns to the Duluth International Airport in 2022! The Duluth Airshow, presented by Essentia Health features the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and the U.S. Air Force F-3Read More »5 Demonstration Team!  Minnesota’s only major airshow in 2022 will also feature the YAK 110 presented locally by Cirrus Aircraft, Craig Gifford presented locally by Super One Foods, Kent Pietsch, Mike Wiskus and many more.  Also, don’t miss one of the largest displays of military aircraft in the Midwest. Get your premium, upgraded and general admission tickets now at www.duluthairshow.com

          July 16 - July 17 Duluth International Airport duluthairshow.com

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