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Category Archives: Community Events

Upcoming Summer Festivals in Duluth

Summer is a fun time of year to be in Duluth.  There is so much to do here!  Choose between shopping, dining, kayaking, paddle boarding, hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, scenic drives, relaxing at the beach, and so much more.  There’s nothing we like more than helping our guests make the most out of their […]

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The Summer of 2017 Has Begun!!

Schools out and the temps are in the 90’s so summer has begun. Have you decides what you will be doing to enjoy it? I hate to “rain” on you, but you only have about 12 weekends of summer. That’s right! Just 12 weekends! They will go by so fast!! Don’t miss it! You will […]

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The 41st Annual Grandma’s Marathon in Duluth

It seems like there is always something fun and interesting going on during the summer months in Duluth.  Whether it’s picking a new trail and exploring it, heading up to the mountains for their summer Adventure Parks and glorious views, making the rounds at Duluth’s latest breweries of favorite staples, or hitting the beach to […]

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Homegrown Music Festival in Duluth

Spring is officially here, and we’re beginning to feel the thaw. The warmer weather has us feeling excited in Duluth for all of the possibilities the warmth brings with it. On the horizon is one of the most exciting events of the year in Duluth; the Homegrown Music Festival.  If you’re looking for something to […]

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Grand Old Days

For over 40 years Grand Old Days has been the first event of the summer, and the largest 1-day festival in the Midwest USA.  This year, the festival expands to a full weekend event featuring two distinct days with very different activities. Saturday, June 4, Grand Old Days will have a completely different feel than […]

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With the 4th over – What Is Left To Do This Summer??

Are you kidding me??? There is always lots of things going on around the Maple Knoll Inn in beautify Rush City!! Scenic boat rides in Taylors Falls, wine tasting, concerts, fishing, and golf. When was the last time you went mini golfing, bowling or played Frisbee golf? All these activities are just a short drive […]

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Annual Blue Collar BBQ and Arts Festival

Saturday, August 8 Faribault’s biggest block party is back!  12 hours of live music, food vendors, beer garden, BBQ contest, home-brew contest, washers tournament, pull tabs, recycled art sale, craft vendors and more. Visit Minnesota’s newest micro-brewery, F-Town, featuring IPA, Nut Brown, American Ale to Oatmeal Stout and beyond. The Historic Hutchinson House B&B is a […]

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Spring Events in Afton, MN

Spring Fever? Its time to get away to Afton and visit the Historic Afton House Inn, CURRENT Restaurant and the Swirl Wine Bar. We have so many fun eventscoming up. Ultimate Girls Night Out in April 21st 5-8pm – Register to Wine the Ultimate Girls Bag. Couples Dinner and Dance Retreat April 26th – dance […]

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Historic Bed and Breakfast Inns of Duluth Holiday Tour!

The Historic Bed and Breakfast Inns of Duluth are pleased to announce that all seven inns will be opening their doors this holiday season for a spectacular Holiday tour! On Sunday, December 11th, 2011 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, the Duluth Historic Bed & Breakfast Inns will be opening their doors to share their […]

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Lanesboro Christmas Inn Tour December 2nd

The popular Lanesboro Christmas Inn Tour is coming this weekend on Sunday December 2 from 2 – 6 PM.   We invite you to visit the Bed & Breakfasts and inns that have made Lanesboro the Bed and Breakfast Capital of Minnesota. This self-guided tour will take you through Victorian homes to  European style farmhouses, all charmingly decorated for the holidays. […]

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