Events For 08/12/2023

7am-9pm Sat. Aug. 12

Lake County Fair

Lake County Fairgrounds 1381 FairGrounds Rd., Two Harbors

7am-11:30pm Sat. Aug. 12

Bayfield County Fair

Bayfield County Fairgrounds 7080 N. Main Street, Iron River

9am-noon Sat. Aug. 12

AICHO Food & Art Market

Join AICHO as we host the first of three community Food and Art Markets on Saturday, July 22, August 12, and September 16 from 9 am - 12 pm in the large parking lot located at 231 W. 2nd Street (across the street from AICHO). This year we have 37 vendors registered! We will also have fun cultural (free) activities that the whole family will enjoy! In our efforts to bring justice and healthy foods to our local food systems and community - EBT and SNAP benefits will be accepted for healthy food produce (does not apply for hot & ready to eat food) in which people will receive $30 worth of food for $10 with SNAP/EBT payment. Anamakaageg! Everyone is welcome! Support local! Support Native, BIPOC and Local food producers and artists/entrepreneurs.

AICHO parking lot 231 W. 2nd St. Duluth, Duluth

9am Sat. Aug. 12

Run for Hunger 5k

Itasca County Fairgrounds 1336 Fairgrounds Rd., Grand Rapids

10-11:30am Sat. Aug. 12

Herbal Lip Balm

Saturdays at the Farm - Herbal lip balm Workshop - Saturday, August 12th from 10:00 - 11:30 am Learn how to identify and use healing plants around the Ecolibrium3 Urban Farm to make your own herbal lip balm! Family-friendly activity. Participants under 16 years of age must have an adult present. All supplies including lip balm containers will be provided but feel free to bring your own container.

Ecolibrium3 Urban Farm 2101 Trinity Rd, Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Aug. 12

Art Crawl


Cable, Hayward, Springbrook, Stone Lake, Hayward

Cost: Free

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Aug. 12

Lake Superior Estuarium OPEN

Summer Open Hours! The Lake Superior Estuarium is a gateway to the headwaters of the Great Lakes. Beautiful interactive displays tell stories of the St. Louis River Estuary, Lake Superior, and the communities on their shores. The exhibit hall includes a play area for young children, maps to orient you to the largest estuary on Lake Superior, and information to help you get out and explore.

Lake Superior Estuarium 3 Marina Dr., Superior

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Aug. 12

Tori Finnish Marketplace & Music Festival

Music by Charlie Parr and more at this all day music fest. Learn Finnish culture and history throughout our Heritage Site. Great food and fun for all ages, including Duluth Goat Yoga! Shop local artists in our outdoor marketplace.

Finland MN Historical Society Heritage Site 5653 Little Marais Rd., Finland

Cost: Free Admission, Donations Appreciated

Age: All Ages

11am-3pm Sat. Aug. 12

Meet the Artist at Two Loons

Two Loons – Art, Gifts, Apparel, and Décor will be hosting over 30 of our artists this summer as part of our 2023 “Meet the Artist” series. Two Loons represents over 200 local and regional artists whose work encompasses a wide range of media and styles focused on the natural beauty, history, and the lifestyle of our Northland and North Shore Environment. Come visit and support these artisans.

Two Loons Gallery & Boutique 2025 W. Superior St., Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-6pm Sat. Aug. 12

Benefit for Lindsey Hella

Lindsey has been courageously battling brain cancer for the past several years. She has given so much to her community and now it is time for the community to please give back! All proceeds will go to Lindsey directly to help alleviate medical costs and assist to preserve her quality of life. Please join us for a barbecue plate, ticket auction, prize board, and more!

Memorial Park 5315 Grand Ave., Duluth

Cost: FREE, $10 BBQ plate, ticket auction, prize board

Age: All Ages

1pm Sat. Aug. 12

The Tamburitzans

Big Top Chatauqua 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield

Cost: Free

2pm Sat. Aug. 12

The Candyland Caper

Reif Performing Arts Center 720 NW Conifer Drive, Grand Rapids

2pm Sat. Aug. 12

Nate Case

Sir Benedict's Tavern 805 E. Superior St., Duluth

3:05pm Sat. Aug. 12

Duluth Huskies

Wade Stadium 101 N. 35th Ave. W., Duluth

4-9pm Sat. Aug. 12

Barn Dance Plus

Maple Hill Community Center Co. Hwy. 16, Hibbing

5-8pm Sat. Aug. 12

Zulu Link

Birch Terrace Supper Club 601 W. Hwy. 61, Grand Marais

6-9pm Sat. Aug. 12

Teague Alexy

Thirsty Pagan 1615 Winter St., Superior

6pm Sat. Aug. 12

Mike Munson

Sir Benedict's Tavern 805 E. Superior St., Duluth

7pm Sat. Aug. 12

Four Old Broads

Grand Marais Playhouse 51 W. First St., Grand Marais

7pm Sat. Aug. 12

Lonesome Dan Kase

Rapids Brewing 214 N Pokegama Ave., Grand Rapids

7pm Sat. Aug. 12

Loves Leads Home

Moose Lake Brewing Co. 244 Lakeshore Drive, Moose Lake

7:30pm Sat. Aug. 12

Jim & Ryan

Bridge's Bar 6891 S. Lake Ave., Lake Nebagamon

8-11pm Sat. Aug. 12

Dark Sky Caravan

Chik-Wauk Nature Center 28 Moose Pond Dr., Grand Marais

8pm Sat. Aug. 12

Jason Owen

Harbor Rail Pub 602 First Ave., Two Harbors

8pm Sat. Aug. 12


Powerhouse Bar 423 Third Ave., Proctor

8pm Sat. Aug. 12

Samuel John Band

Fitger's Barrel Room 600 E. Superior St., Duluth

8pm Sat. Aug. 12

Keith Secola Band

Grand Portage Lodge & Casino 70 Casino Dr., Grand Portage

9pm Sat. Aug. 12

Pro Comedy Tour

Dubh Linn Irish Brew Pub 109 W. Superior St., Duluth

9pm Sat. Aug. 12


Black Bear Casino Cobalt Nightclub I-35 & 210, Carlton

9pm Sat. Aug. 12

Yeah Scherz

Sir Benedict's Tavern 805 E. Superior St., Duluth

9pm Sat. Aug. 12


Cast Iron Bar & Grill 5906 Old Miller Trunk Hwy, Duluth