Check out the Lincoln Park Solstice Street Party, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, West 1900 and 2000 block of Superior Street. Features craft vendors, art, music and food. Free. Go to

Enjoy the eighth annual FarWestFest, today, Saturday and Sunday, Gary New Duluth. Features live music at 8 p.m. today, family fun from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and a street dance beginning at 6:30 p.m. Saturday as well as a car show and live music from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.

Don't miss the Chum Rhubarb Festival, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 11th Avenue East and London Road. Go to

Help clean up Skyline Parkway, 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, beginning at Magney Parking lot. Dress for the weather and bring a bottle of water. Call Cheryl at (218) 730-4334 or email

Superior Singers perform "Beatles Forever," 7 p.m. Sunday at Salem Lutheran Church, 4715 Hermantown Road, as well as 7 p.m. Thursday at Elim Lutheran Church, 6101 Cody St. Free.

Go to "Passport to Adventure," 4-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Essentia Duluth Heritage Sports Center, 120 S. 30th Ave. W. Features bike rodeo, soccer clinic, games, activities and open ice skating. Free.



• Glensheen Historic Estate, 3300 London Road, Duluth, offers a 39-room mansion and 7 acres of formal gardens and working vegetable gardens. Grounds hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily with tours offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Visit or call (218) 726-8910.

• Duluth Children's Museum, 115 S. 29th Ave. W., Duluth, offers programs and exhibits for children and families. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Visit or call (218) 733-7543.

• Duluth Depot, 506 W. Michigan St., includes Lake Superior Railroad Museum, Duluth Art Institute, St. Louis County Historical Society and Veterans' Memorial Hall. Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Visit or call (218) 727-8025.

• Douglas County Historical Society, 1101 John Ave., Superior, offers exhibits, events and history theater. Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; noon to 8 p.m. Thursdays; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays; and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Call (715) 392-8449 or go to

• Great Lakes Aquarium, 353 Harbor Drive, Duluth, models a number of habitats from the Great Lakes and around the world. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Visit or call (218) 740-3474.

• Lake Superior Zoo, 7210 Fremont St., Duluth, is the only zoo in Northeastern Minnesota and Northwestern Wisconsin. It features a wide variety of animals and educational displays. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Visit or call (218) 730-4500.

• North Shore Scenic Railroad, 506 W. Michigan St., Duluth. Go to or call (218) 722-1273 for details.

• The Lake Superior & Mississippi Railroad, The River Train, offers tourist excursion rides along the St Louis River. The 1946 Switch Engine and 100+ yr old coaches provide a leisurely trip over part of the 1870s tracks into Duluth. Offered 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 19. Call (218) 624-7549 or go to