5-7pm Thu. Feb. 29

'The Way I See' reception & 'Black Swallowtail' book launch

Aiken's energetic, evocative work shines in two formats: exhibited in Morrison Gallery in The Way I See, and sharing the page with nationally acclaimed poet Arleta Little in their joint publication, Black Swallowtail. The poetry book combines Little's poetry series with a selection of Aiken's paintings chosen to reflect themes of mortality, ancestry, and beauty.

Duluth Art Institute 506 W. Michigan St, Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

5pm Thu. Feb. 29


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

6pm Thu. Feb. 29

Maxi Childs Trio

Black Water Lounge 231 E. Superior St., Duluth

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 29

Side String Band

Side String Band formed out of a desire to make pure music true to the soul. Consisting of sidemen from various acoustic bands in the Midwest, Side String Band yearns to bring back the sound of old time bluegrass with progressive folk undertones. No…

Bent Paddle Taproom 1832 W. Michigan St., Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. Feb. 29

Celtic Jam

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

7:30-10pm Thu. Feb. 29

Rabbit Hole

David Lindsay-Abaire tells the tragic tale of Howie and Becca Corbett and the events that shattered their world. Winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize, Rabbit Hole tells the story of a family trapped in grief and loss. Driven apart by tragedy, Becca and Howie’s relationship desperately needs healing and a path to find their way back to each other and a brighter future.

St. Scholastica Theater 1200 Kenwood Ave., Duluth

Cost: $17 general admission, $12 students and seniors, $7 CSS students with ID, free for Sisters of the St. Scholastica Monastery (ticket prices include a $2 ticket fee from Ticketspice)

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 29

John McCutcheon

The West Theatre 319 N. Central Ave., Duluth

8pm Thu. Feb. 29

Open mic comedy

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

Cost: Free

9-11pm Thu. Feb. 29

Thursday Night Jazz

Discover the hidden history of Duluth every Thursday night down in the underground Rathskeller. From 9-11pm, must be 21+ to enter and savor the cool vibes with live jazz featuring local bands including Becktet and Triforce Experiment while trying one of our new craft winter cocktails from our seasonal menu.

Rathskeller 132 E. Michigan St., Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+