What to Do in Duluth

Planning a Girls Weekend in Duluth

Sometimes you just need to get away with your friends. With beautiful scenery, shopping and fine dining, Duluth is a great place for you to go to take a break from your stressful life. Though it is easy to find something to do in Duluth, it helps to have a plan to maximize your rest and relaxation. Here are a few tips for planning your girls’ getaway weekend in Duluth. Step #1 Reserve a Girlfriend Getaway Package from Beacon Pointe Beacon Point is right on Lake Superior and right on the…


Summer Fun in Duluth - Updated for 2019

Summer Fun with Exclusive Discounts for Beacon Pointe Guests Book your stay to find out how to save! Solve Entertainment Escape Rooms Guests of Odyssey Resorts get an exclusive 20% discount at Solve Entertainment. Duluth Tours Ongoing, Unique Summer Tours: Dark History Walking & Bus Tours Thurs., Fri., Sat. Nights 8p.m. to 10 p.m., starting @ $29/person  Glensheen Kayak Tour Wed., Thurs., Sun.,  $45/paddler Voyageur Canoeing Call Positive Energy Outdoors to schedule Twin Ports and…


Duluth Shopping and Galleries

Unique Duluth Shopping Destinations – Updated for 2019

Love shopping? Here are some unique Duluth shops that are well worth a visit! Here they are listed in geographic order from Beacon Pointe to West Duluth! .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; }   East Duluth Marine General 1501 London Road Marine General is a fisher’s paradise.…


Duluth Summer Events

Duluth Summer Events 2019Plan your Duluth getaway around these fun & festive events! Featured Bayfront Festival Park Events June 2019 01 | Walk for Animals 21 | Whipper Snapper Races 29 | Bayfront Bags, Brats & Beer July 2019 03 | Hairball 04 | City of Duluth Fourth Fest Celebration 05 | Bayfront Country Jam 06 | Trampled by Turtles  07 | 311 featuring Dirty Heads 13 | Taste of Duluth 14 | Steve Miller Band and Marty Stuart 20| Bayfront Reggae…


Bentleyville Tour of Lights

The Best Free Christmas Light Show Ever Bentleyville Tour of Lights has turned on its millions of lights once again to thousands of onlookers at Bayfront Park in downtown Duluth. After 2 months of hundreds of volunteers and thousands of hours put into building the largest Christmas light show in the upper Midwest. Each year they add new light displays and a fresh new look encouraging people of all ages to come visit. If you have ever traveled to Duluth in the winter, you may have noticed the…


Duluth Events - November 2019

Beacon’s Best: Duluth Events – November 2019 A list of our favorite events, classes, and experiences in Duluth. Photo by: Dennis O’Hara Bentleyville is Opening Early! Bentleyville USA is celebrating its 15th anniversary by opening a full week early! Don’t miss America’s largest free walk-through lighting display. Plus receive 20% off when you stay at Beacon Pointe Resort!  November 17-26 Performing Arts Rocky Horror Picture Show The Underground Theater October 31-November……


Duluth's Temporary City on Ice

Each winter a temporary city arises in full view of Duluth's docks and downtown. This city is different because it is built on ice instead of on ground. Each winter a large number of ice fishermen and ice houses appear on Duluth's harbor. "There are days when there are 100's of people out there," said Connor at Marine General. " We see quite a few of those fishermen in the shop. It is the best walleye fishing near Duluth without trying to go too far." There are usually two different…


Free Beer!

A Guide to Duluth's Best & Newest Breweries – 2017

The waters of Lake Superior give us something to look at, something to swim in, and something for the ships to float on. But more than anything, they give us beer. For many years Fitger's Brewhouse was the only commercial establishment taking advantage of this pristine water source to make craft brews. Though this local favorite is still going strong, Duluth now has multiple production breweries, taprooms, and a large number of brewpubs as well. Production breweries are allowed to sell their…


Duluth Fall Color Mountain Biking

We love the Lakewalk, but there are a lot of good reasons to bike on Duluth’s trail system as well. Maybe you want a more strenuous workout or a more intimate encounter with nature. During the fall there is another reason—to get a better look at all the fall colors. Naturally you expect to see trees on a trail, but here there is a little more to the story. It is not just the amount of trees, but the type of trees that make a difference. Just as going into Duluth's hills often involves a change…


Duluth Sunrise by jkmarko

Summer Fun in Duluth - 2017 Edition

Summer Fun in Duluth – 2017 Edition Duluth Tours Ongoing, Unique Summer Tours: Dark History Walking Tour Thurs., Fri., Sat. Nights 8p.m. to 10 p.m., $20/person Glensheen Kayak Tour Wed., Thurs., Sun.,  $45/paddler Voyageur Canoeing Call Positive Energy Outdoors to schedule Twin Ports and North Shore Air Tours Daily, from $75/person One Night, Two Historic Homes Tuesday, June 20 from 6 p.m. to 8p.m., Free Take advantage of the Duluth Preservation Alliance’s tour of two historic…