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Events Happening Today (November 16)

November

16

Duluth Experience Tours - Something fun for everyone

Dates: November 1 - November 30
Time: varies by event
(218) 464-6337 • Visit Website

The Duluth Experience Tour Company offers a variety of exciting and informative tours for all interests. Their family friendly History Tours will take you on a scenic journey into Duluth's rich history. Looking for adventure? Check out their line of Kayak Adventures on Lake Superior and St. Louis River or hop on a bike for a scenic Road Bike Tour or Mountain Bike Adventure. Then sit back and relax on one of their award winning Brewery Tours and go behind-the-scenes to sample Duluth's amazing craft beer scene. Find out why these guys are the Duluth's #1 Tour Company on Trip Advisor!

November

16

Lake Superior Art Glass Classes

Dates: November 1 - November 30
Time: varies by class
(218) 464-1799 • Visit Website

Lake Superior Art Glass has the unique ability to make glass art right before your eyes! Watch one of our artists work with glass or create your own masterpiece. Join one of our classes to make Wine Goblets, Ornaments, Pendants, Marbles, Paperweights and more! Fun for date nights, families, wedding parties, students and team building events! Give us a call or go online to reserve your class today!

November

16

Create! Paint with On the Rocks Art Studio Today

Dates: November 1 - November 30
Time: varies by class
(218) 525-2736 • Visit Website

On The Rocks Art Studio is a locally owned business in Canal Park. With a team of three artists who provide a creative outlet through step by step painting lessons for artists and non artists alike! Offering a fun and entertaining experience for all ages. You can sign up for a pre-scheduled event or schedule your own! Check out our gallery space featuring local photography, pottery, fiber-art, handmade tiles, and printing by Medium Control. Host a private party, enjoy the open art studio, schedule an off site events at your location, or join one of the many painting events. Many painting options to choose from. Great for birthday parties, girls or guys night out, bachelorette parties, or just for a fun night out.

November

16

The Duluth Art Institute classes - Fun for All

Dates: November 1 - November 30
Time: varies by class
(218) 723-1310 • Visit Website

The Duluth Art Institute offers a variety of art classes for adults and youth. The classes cover a range of interests and skill levels. Most classes are held at the Institute inside of the Depot building at 506 West Michigan Street. Please visit their web site above for more information on these great classes.

New Touch pools at the Great Lakes Aquarium

November

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New Touch pools at the Great Lakes Aquarium

Dates: November 1 - November 30
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
(218) 740-3474 • Visit Website

New animal encounter experience, Feel Connected. Three new touch pools will feature sharks, crabs, sea stars, jellyfish and more! Held at the Great Lakes Aquarium, 353 Harbor Drive in Duluth.

November

16

Tweed Museum of Art - QUIET SIMPLICITY: LIFE IN 19TH AND 20TH CENTURY AMERICA

Dates: November 1 - November 30
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

The exhibition highlights works by some of the most beloved artists in the Tweed Museum's permanent collection of American paintings from the 19th and 20th century. Located on the University of Minnesota Duluth Campus at 1201 Ordean Court in Duluth.

UMD Theatre presents: Significant Other

November

16

UMD Theatre presents: Significant Other

Dates: November 13 - November 17
Time: 7:30 pm
(218) 726-8561 • Visit Website

Jordan is single, and finding Mr. Right is much easier said than done. The only thing harder than looking for love is supporting your besties, when love finds them first. Tickets: $21 ADULT | $16 SENIOR/UMD FACULTY/STAFF/VETERAN | $10 STUDENT | $8 UMD STUDENT (on sale 8/29). Held at Marshall Performing Arts Center - Dudley Experimental Theatre.

November

16

Vocal Jazz Concert at UMD

Date: November 16
Time: 7:30 pm
(218) 726-8877 • Visit Website

Tickets: Adult $11 | Senior/Veteran $9 | UMD Faculty/Staff $6 | Student $6 | UMD Student $4. Tickets on sale 8/29. Held in Weber Music Hall on the Minnesota-Duluth Campus.

November

16

Senior Student Exhibitions at Tweed

Dates: November 1 - November 30
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

The School of Fine Arts presents a series of senior student exhibitions featuring a variety of art media. Receptions are held on Tuesdays from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm (unless stated otherwise) Free and open to the public at Tweed Museum of art. University of Minnesota Duluth Campus, 1201 Ordean Court.

November

16

Pacific Northwest Native Art at Tweed

Dates: November 1 - November 30
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

A former Minnesota business leader, William J. Saul often traveled to the Pacific Northwest where he collected many contemporary Native artworks. In 2015, his wife Martha gifted a number of carved and painted masks and sculptures to the Tweed Museum. The niche exhibit will feature some of these essential works. University of Minnesota Duluth Campus, 1201 Ordean Court.

November

16

122 Conversations: Person to Person, Art Beyond Borders

Dates: November 1 - November 30
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

The artwork in the exhibition represents two years of planning and 60 Skype or in ¬person interviews involving ten residents from each of the five sister cities, including the mayor of each city. The large ¬scale paintings created by Labovitz in her studio are inspired by the spirited interview exchanges. Each of the artworks depicts an interpretative vision of the conversations that include faces, words, and descriptions of the experiences that relate to the individuals involved. University of Minnesota Duluth Campus, 1201 Ordean Court.

November

16

Manifesto by Jonathan Thunder

Dates: November 1 - November 30
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

Jonathan Thunder's artistry is a combination of painting, film-making and animation. These works have been used to project animated Imagery onto theater backdrops during performances, onto multi-story buildings, and inside event arenas, bringing them to life. Thunder uses his painterly aesthetic and training to give these images a rich and handcrafted look. Manifesto is a bridge between worlds. Old and new, legend and art, peripheral and central are all joined for the viewer to engage in a 3- dimensional space. Projected animations and ambient sound will materialize and change featuring vignettes and holographic sculpture. University of Minnesota Duluth Campus, 1201 Ordean Court.

November

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Intersections at Tweed Museum of Art

Dates: November 1 - November 30
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

INTERSECTIONS is a new exhibition derived from the museum collection, featuring a selection of contemporary artworks by 18 Minnesota-based Native artists, including George Morrison, Patrick Desjarlait, Carl Gawboy, Dyani White Hawk, and Andrea Carlson, among others whose artworks have continued to influence each other in recent decades. The exhibition is organized in consultation with Anishinaabe artist Jim Denomie and includes Manifesto, a multi-media installation by Jonathan Thunder. Free and open to the public. **Opening Reception November 15 from 6 - 8 pm. University of Minnesota Duluth Campus, 1201 Ordean Court.

September

16

Manic Mondays at Edgewater Waterpark

Dates: September 24 - December 10
Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 am/4:00 pm - 9:00 pm (hours may vary)
(218) 728-3601 • Visit Website

Enjoy $15 Waterpark Pass (Regular Price $20) and a FREE $5 Arcade card with wristband purchase. Not valid 10/29 or 11/5. Held at 2400 London Road in Duluth.

September

16

Tiki Tuesdays at Edgewater Waterpark

Dates: September 18 - December 11
Time: 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm (hours subject change)
(218) 728-3601 • Visit Website

Specials include: $2 Crinkle/Waffle Fry Basket, $4 Chicken Tenders, $6 Hamburger and Crinkle/Waffle Fries, $8 16" Cheese Pizza, and $10 Waterpark pass (Regular Price $20). Not Valid 10/30 or 11/6. Held at 2400 London Road in Duluth.

September

16

Wacky Wednesdays at Edgewater Waterpark

Dates: September 18 - December 12
Time: 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm (Hours may vary)
(218) 728-3601 • Visit Website

Specials include: BOGO Buy One Get One Soda, $8 16" Cheese Pizza, $5 off any 16" Specialty Pizza, and $10 Waterpark Pass (Regular Price $20). Not Valid 10/17, 10/31 or 11/7. Held at 2400 London Road in Duluth.

November

16

Christmas City of the North Parade

Date: November 16
Time: 6:25 pm
218-720-9666 • Visit Website

The Christmas City of the North Parade has been a Northland holiday tradition since 1958. Today, it is the most attended public event in the Northland, bringing together residents from all walks of life and uniting generations of family with memories of its Christmas spirit and fun traditions. The Parade runs along Superior Street from Fitger's to 5th Avenue West in Downtown Duluth.

November

16

Lincoln Park Farmers Market ~ Every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the Month

Dates: November 1 - November 30
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
218-726-1665 • Visit Website

The Winter Lincoln Park Farmers Market aims to provide fresh, healthful, and affordable local foods in the Lincoln Park neighborhood. ***The Winter Market operates every first and third Thursdays, 4:00 to 7:00 pm, from November 1st to March 21st. Thanks to Hunger Solutions Minnesota and Essentia Health, SNAP customers are matched one-to-one, up to $15 dollars per market day, when using an EBT card at the market. Any children under 18 receive free $4 tokens to spend on produce through the Power of Produce (PoP) Club. The Winter Market will be held at the new Duluth Folk School in Lincoln Park. Vendors will be selling fresh meat, eggs, bread, vegetables, baked goods, canned goods, and hand crafted items. Held at Duluth Folk School, 1917 West Superior Street in Duluth.

November

16

Nordic Center's 2018 Pepperkakebyen Gingerbread City Events

Dates: November 10 - November 30
Time: Nov. 10th 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm/Nov. 16th 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm/November 18 - 30th 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(715) 817-6230 • Visit Website

7th Annual Nordic Center Pepperkakebyen Opens Friday, November 16, 7-9 pm. The event opens the night of the City of the North Parade. Stop to view the village, enjoy refreshments, singing, and crafts. $5 donation. Saturdays and Sundays, 1-5 pm, November 18-December 9 Saturdays and Sundays, November 17-December 8, 1-5 pm?. Hosted by the Nordic Center, the Sons of Norway Norton Lodge, and the UMD art education students. This community event is free and open to everyone! View the village, make crafts, and participate in a Nordic-Minnesota annual winter celebration. CREATING GINGERBREAD GINGERBREAD DECORATING WORKSHOP: Saturday, November 10, 1-3pm. Learn about the Gingerbread City in Bergen, Norway. Decorate a gingerbread house for display with gingerbread master Patrick the Gingerbread Man. Pre-Registration is required by Nov 3. Contact rosemary@chartermi.net. $20/house. Norway Hall (Second Floor). DROP OFF/PICK UP CREATIONS MADE AT HOME: Sun., November 11 / December 9. Everyone is welcome to submit their gingerbread creations to the Nordic Center, 23 N. Lake Ave. (First Floor) Drop off 1-3 pm, Sunday, November 11. Pick up your creation 1-3 pm, Sunday, December 9. ABOUT DULUTH’S PEPPERKAKEBYEN Duluth Pepperkakebyen Gingerbread City started in 2011 as Son’s of Norway member and Norwegian native, Bente Soderlind’s idea to create a smaller Duluth version of Bergen, Norway’s world’s largest Pepperkakebyen (Gingerbread City) in the world! See More History. Volunteers from the Son’s of Norway Norton Lodge and Nordic Center of Duluth will again be host the Pepperkakebyen Gingerbread City of Duluth (gingerbread city in Norwegian pronounced: pepper-kocker-bee-in). This event is free and open to the public to learn about and participate in this Nordic cultural winter celebration and to create traditional gingerbread houses during the holiday season for everyone. Participants don’t need to be Norwegian to participate! It’s fun for everyone. The Nordic Center ??" (Street Level) 23 Lake Avenue, Duluth Nortun Lodge/Sons of Norway, (Second Floor) 21 Lake Avenue in Duluth.

November

16

Fairlawn Mansion's Quiet Santa

Dates: November 14 - November 16
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
(715) 394-5712 • Visit Website

Quiet Santa is an event for children with autism and special needs that allows for a private family visit with Santa. They strive to keep the visit low-key and customized for each family. Visits will be held on Fairlawn's first floor, which is handicap accessible, this is a free event. Photography is allowed. Held at 906 East 2nd Street in Superior, WI.