Today (Sunday, July 3, 2011)
Duluth: Party in the Park with the band “Hairball,” 5 p.m. Sunday, Bayfront Festival Park. Hairball recreates such bands as KISS, Guns n Roses, Whitesnake, Bon Jovi, Def Leppard, Motley Crue, Ozzy, AC/DC and Poison. Also performing are Midwest Favorites Arch Allies, What 4, and Junk FM. Gates open at 4 p.m. Tickets: $10 in advance, $15 day of show. Tickets available at Electric Fetus or go to www.secretserviceconcerts.com.
Fourth of July events
Ashland: Parade, fire run and fireworks. Call (800) 284-9484 for details.
Bayfield: Fireworks at dusk in Memorial Park.
Cable: Annual Red, White and Blue Pancake Breakfast and parade in downtown Cable as well as the C.A.R.E. 5K/10K Walk Run.
Cloquet: Sawdust 5K at 8 a.m. in Pinehurst Park, parade at 11 a.m., dash for cash for kids at 2 p.m., magic show at 4 p.m., watch a screening of “Marmaduke” in the park at 8:15 p.m. and fireworks at 10:10 p.m. Go to www.visitcloquet.com for complete details.
Duluth: Fourth Fest, 12:30 p.m. Bayfront Festival Park. Features performances by Shaunna Heckman, Sarah Krueger, Dirty Horse, 4onthefloor, and Charlie Parr and the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra as well as the Mighty Thomas Shows Carnival, vendors and food. Fireworks at 10:10 p.m. Gates open at noon. Free admission. Call (800) 438-5884 or go to www.visitduluth.com/events/fourthfest.php.
Grand Marais: Parade, 6 p.m., fireworks at dusk over the harbor. Go to www.grandmarais.com.
Lake Nebagamon: Parade at 4 p.m., a boat parade at 7 p.m. and fireworks at 10 p.m.
Moose Lake: Kids’ games, cake walk, bingo, interactive bird show and more from 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Parade held at 10 a.m. and fireworks at 10 p.m.
Silver Bay: Children’s parade begins at 11 a.m. in front of the Wells Fargo Bank. There will be fireworks at dusk, with the suggested viewing spot in the shopping center parking lot.
Superior: Parade at 11 a.m. on Morterelli Drive, west on Belknap to Ogden Avenue, and north to Broadway. Also features a car show at 2 p.m. on Tower Avenue between 15th and 16th Streets and fireworks at dusk over Superior Airport. Call (715) 394-9673.
Two Harbors: Games for children hosted by the Fire Department at 10 a.m. at the field near the Two Harbors Arena. There will also be a pie and ice cream fundraiser for Socially Active Seniors at 4 p.m. at the community center. The Two Harbors City Band will play a patriotic set at 7:30 p.m. at Thomas Owens Park. A fireworks show will be held at the waterfront at dusk. Go to www.twoharborschamber.com.