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The 29th annual Gales of November spans two days of educational, networking and fundraising event. The entire Lake Superior community to learn about Great Lakes lighthouses and shipwrecks, underwater exploration, maritime history and diving technology. This event also includes an exciting silent auction and a maritime trade show. Money raised at Gales of November help go to preserve and maintain Lakes Superior Maritime Visitor Center.
For more details and information, please visit www.lsmma.com.


This event takes place at the DECC on Friday, November 4th and Saturday, November 5th, 2016.

Friday, November 4th

Noon: Keynote Luncheon Speaker – Mark Barker, President Interlake Steamship Company.
1:30pm: Afternoon Speakers – Bruce Lynn, Executive Director, Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum
Chris Winters, Maritime Author and Photographer
3:00pm to 5:00pm: Afternoon Tours and Special Events —

TourRichard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center
CostHalf off with Gales of November coupon
Phone(715) 392-7151
Address305 Harbor View Parkway, Superior, WI 54880


TourSuperior Public Museum
Address906 East 2nd Street, Superior, WI


TourGreat Lakes Aquarium
Cost$11 per person (group rate)
Phone(218) 740-3474
Address353 Harbor Drive in Duluth


TourUW-Superior Jim Dan Hill Libary
AddressUniversity of Wisconsin-Superior Belknap and Catlin in
Superior, WI (Room 219)

Evening Event – 5:30pm -8:00pm: Dinner and Gala at the DECC in the Harbor Side Ballroom.

Saturday, November 5th

9:00am: Keynote Morning Speaker — Frederick Stonehouse, Author and Historian.
11:00am: Morning Spotlight Speaker — Tom Wiater, President, Central Marine Logistics.
Noon: Keynote Luncheon Speaker — Dr. James P. Delgado, Ph.D., Director of Maritime Heritage, National Oceanic &
Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Sanctuaries.
1:00pm: Special Isle Royal Round Table Discussion
5:00pm: Cruise of a Lifetime Drawing
5:30pm to 7:30pm: Closing Reception — Grandma’s Saloon and Grill – Canal Park, MN

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