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Events Happening Today (July 16)

July

16

Duluth Experience Tours - Something fun for everyone

Dates: July 1 - July 31
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!

July

16

Lake Superior Art Glass Classes

Dates: July 1 - July 31
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!

July

16

Create! Paint with On the Rocks Art Studio Today

Dates: July 1 - July 31
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.

July

16

The Duluth Art Institute classes - Fun for All

Dates: July 1 - July 31
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.

July

16

Niiyo-wiij-anishinaabeg (Four Friends) Exhibition

Dates: July 1 - July 24
Time: Gallery Hours
218-733-7562 • Visit Website

This major exhibit will showcase over fifty pivotal works by three prolific artists, Carl Gawboy, George Morrison, and Joe Geshick. Each has had a profound impact on contemporary art and how each reflects and celebrates Anishinaabe life. Niiyo-wiij-Anishinaabeg (Four Friends) celebrates the individual's journey including the viewer, the fourth friend. As you explore each unique piece, you are invited to reflect on your path as you experience "traveling with friends together" (wiijiiwaagan). Niiyo-wiij-anishinaabeg (Four Friends) will include sketches by Joe Geshick and George Morrison as the blueprints for what would become their master works and signature styles. Carl Gawboy will include eight new works on paper that storyboard the artists first major book project, set to be released in Fall 2018. These three prolific Anishinaabe artists have never been shown together before. Held at the Duluth Art Institute, 506 West Michigan Street in Duluth.

July

16

Beginner/Intermediate Mountain Bike Summer Camp

Dates: July 16 - July 20
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
(218) 628-2891 • Visit Website

The Beginner and Intermediate Mountain Biking Camps at Spirit Mountain are for you riders who are comfortable on two wheels and ready to expand their biking adventures. Whether they are just starting on dirt or have been on the trail in the past there is a spot for bikers of many levels in these camps. The fundamentals will be taught and reinforced to ensure each camper has the correct grasp on biking from the basics and beyond. These camps utilize the Skills Park, base area, pump track, the Duluth Traverse and the downhill trails at Spirit Mt. Both camps will have a weekly trip to the Adventure Park to enjoy the Alpine Coaster, Mini Golf, Zip Line, and Jumping Pillow and will also utilize the lift accessed trails on Friday of each week. For ages 9 to 15.

New Touch pools at the Great Lakes Aquarium

July

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New Touch pools at the Great Lakes Aquarium

Dates: July 1 - July 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.

July

16

Big Top Chautauqua Shows

Dates: July 1 - July 31
Time: varies by show
(715) 373-5552 • Visit Website

Visit Lake Superior's Big Top Chautauqua three miles south of Bayfield, WI at the foot of Mt. Ashwabay. Known as the "Carnegie Hall of tent shows," our 50+ seasonal lineup features original productions, international touring acts, concerts, and variety shows all presented in a picturesque setting under a giant 900-seat, all-canvas tent theater. Suitable for the whole family. Free shuttle from Bayfield, Washburn, and Ashland. Great fun for the whole family.

July

16

Tweed Museum of Art - TREASURES FROM HOME: AN ANTHOLOGY OF GIFTS FROM COLLECTORS

Dates: July 1 - July 31
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 some of the newest donated artworks acquisitioned into the already impressive permanent collection. Held in the Main Gallery. Located on the University of Minnesota Duluth Campus at 1201 Ordean Court in Duluth.

July

16

Tweed Museum of Art - Fine. (RE)FINE. (DE)FINE

Dates: July 1 - July 31
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

Faculty Exhibit. The exhibit features works in a variety of media from faculty within the studio, graphic design, and art education areas. Located on the University of Minnesota Duluth Campus at 1201 Ordean Court in Duluth.

July

16

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

Dates: July 1 - July 31
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.

July

16

Tweed Museum of Art Mounties Collection Exhibit

Dates: July 1 - July 31
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 features selected paintings from the Tweed Museum of Art's Mountie collection. Held in the Studio Gallery. On the University of Minnesota Duluth Campus at 1201 Ordean Court in Duluth.

July

16

Tweed Museum of Art - IN SOLIDARITY: REVOLUTIONARY WOMEN OF PRINT

Dates: July 1 - July 31
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 features prints from such revolutionary women as Nancy Spero, Emma Amos, Judy Chicago, Corita Kent, Jaune Quick-To-See Smith, among others who inspired future generations. Held in the special exhibition gallery. On the University of Minnesota Duluth Campus at 1201 Ordean Court in Duluth.

July

16

Tweed Museum of Art - MCTAVISH CHANCE

Dates: July 1 - July 31
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

This site-specific installation is a synergetic installation, composed of six networked machine quartets that combines code, image, and sound to create a cross-sensory experience that seeks to investigate what it “feels” like to inhabit a multitheaded system. Held in the sax gallery. On the University of Minnesota Duluth Campus at 1201 Ordean Court in Duluth.

July

16

CLIMB Theatre’s City Mouse and Country Mouse: The Mouse-ical!

Date: July 16
Time: 3:30 pm
(218) 730-4200 • Visit Website

This fun, interactive mini-play teaches kids age 3-10 about accepting differences and combines the characters of Aesop’s famous fable with games, music, and interactive play. Held at Mount Royal Branch Library, 105 Mount Royal Shopping Center Circle in Duluth.

July

16

Planet 3 Summer Camps

Dates: July 7 - July 30
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
(218) 625-8101 • Visit Website

For ages 5 -12, held Monday - Thursday. Free t-shirt, crafts, team building, jumping, and more. $99.00 per person.