Beacon’s Best: Duluth Events – Spring 2019

A list of our favorite events, classes, and experiences in Duluth.

Award Winning Arts!

Park Point Art Fair is celebrating its 49th year. You don’t want to miss this fun summer event in Duluth. An annual celebration of art and community in a unique setting between lake superior and the superior bay.

Plus receive save 15% off midweek and 10% off weekends when you stay at Beacon Pointe Resort and book our Escape & Save Special.

June 29-30, 2019 – 10am -5pm

Performing Arts

The Underground Theater
May 30-June 8

Based on the Greek tale of Orpheus and Eurydice

Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her soulmate whom she left behind. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story.

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Zeitgeist Teatro
June 7 -22

Empty nesters Greg and Kate have moved back to Manhattan after twenty-two years in the suburbs. As Kate tells Greg: “The dog phase of my life is definitely over.” But life has a way of giving you what you think you don’t want. Greg finds Sylvia, a street-smart lab/poodle mix, and brings her home. She promptly becomes a bone of contention between Greg and Kate, testing their marriage to hilarious and touching effect.

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Renegade Improv
Zeitgeist Teatro
Every Saturday at 10:30p

Two teams of improvisers compete for points (which they earn from the referee) and laughter (which they earn from you)!

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Ani Difranco with special guest Diane Patterson
Norshor Theatre
June 10

Ani DiFranco is a Grammy-winning musical artist and feminist icon recognized for her poetry and songwriting which pierces social convention and challenges the status quo, as well as for her social activism and political engagement.

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Experience Something New

The Treehouse Escape Room
Solve Entertainment

One of the best escape rooms I’ve been to. Very well thought out and immersive storyline. If you want to solve a mystery not just unlock a bunch of locks and escape this is the place to go. – Amy @ TripAdvisor

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Duluth Experience Tours
Duluth’s #1 Attraction
Open all year

If you’re looking to connect with the local craft beer scene, learn about Duluth’s rich history, or experience the epic outdoor adventures that make Duluth the #1 outdoor recreation town.

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Learn Something New

Class: Jewelry Making
Duluth Folk School
June 1 

Carli (Vergamini) Dudzek of CRAVE by Carli Rae Vergamini, will be demonstrating how she makes CRAVE jewelry. Join her and make a yarn tassel or pompom!

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Cooking Classes:
Blue Heron Trading Company

You Say Tomayto, I Say Tomahto…

Summer vegetable gardens often produce an abundance of tomatoes. Here’s a class with some great ideas for using them up.

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