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The Walk for Animals visit website 

Date: June 3rd

Time: 9:00 am- 1:00 pm

Grab your pet and go on a walk to help raise money for homeless pets during the 25th Annual Allies Humane Society Walk! 


37th Annual Park Point Rummage Sale visit website 

Date: June 9th- 10th

Time: 8:00 am

Come visit this giant rummage sale! It’s 4 miles of bargains and deals, food will be available as well! 


41st Annual Grandma’s Marathon visit website 

Date: June 17th

Time: 7:45 am

The Iconic Duluth tradition that offers an experience for runners and their families to cherish! 


Paint on the Lake visit website

Date: June 22nd

Time: 6:30 pm

A unique event put on by Vista Fleet and On the Rocks Art Studio. Relax with some wine, a view, and an evening of painting on the Vista Star!  


Park Point Art Fair visit website 

Date: June 24th- 25th

Time: 10:00 am- 5:00 pm

This annual showcase of artwork is done by 120 artists working with various mediums, from photography to clay. There will also be music, demonstrations, hands-on activities, and food. 



4th of July Fireworks Cruisevisit website 

Date: July 4th

Time: 9:00 pm

Celebrate the 4th of July on the Vista Queen! Duluth Grill and Vista Fleet have come together to host a traditional All-American Dinner and fireworks cruise! 


Bayfront Reggae and World Music Festival visit website 

Date: July 15th

Time: 11:00 am

This annual event is showcasing internationally touring performers. Enjoy some ethnic foods, beverages, and music! 


All Pints North Summer Brew Fest visit website 

Date: July 29th

Time: 3:00 pm- 7:00 pm

Come celebrate craft beer from Minnesota breweries and brewpubs of the Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild! 



The 3rd Annual City On the Hill Music Festival visit website 

Date: August 4th & 5th

Time: Friday 5:00 pm/Saturday 12:00 pm

The Grammy-nominated, MercyMe and Newsboys will each headline one day of this event! Two days of music, worship, and praise at Bayfront Festival Park! 


Bayfront Blue Festival visit website 

Date: August 11th-13th

Time: 11:30 am

One of the largest annual outdoor music events in the upper Midwest, featuring the nation’s top names in blues and blues/rock world! 


Art in Bayfront Park visit website 

Date: August 19th & 20th

Time: TBA

Art fair with work from local and regional artists, made from jewelry, painting, photography, ceramics, metalwork, glass and more! 


Paint on the Lake visit website 

Date: August 24th

Time: 6:30 pm

A unique event put on by Vista Fleet and On the Rocks Art Studio. Relax with some wine, a view, and an evening of painting on the Vista Star!  


The Tribute Fest visit website 

Date: August 25th & 26th

Time: Friday 2:00 pm/ Saturday 11:00 am

A fun musical experience featuring many tribute concerts of rock, country, and electronic dance music! 


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