Grab a blanket or chair and enjoy a screening of “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World,” dusk today, July 12, Leif Erikson Park. Rated PG. Free. Go to

Lake Superior Rose Society RoseFest and Rose Show, Saturday, July 13. Free admission. Go to or call 218-254-2179.

  • RoseFest: 10 a.m. to noon, Leif Eriksen Rose Garden 1300 London Road. Features mini seminars and Q & A table, demonstrations on how to grow and care for roses, your questions answered by local Rosarians, treasure hunt for children.

  • Rose Show: noon to 3 p.m., Valentini's Restaurant 1400 London Road (Exhibitor entries 7:00 – 9:30 a.m.). See hundreds of beautiful roses grown by our members.

Don’t miss the 3rd annual Taste of Duluth, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, July 13, Bayfront Festival Park. Features food, live music, craft beers and displays. Free admission. Got to

Check out the Cloquet Community Band, 7 p.m. Monday, July 15, Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College, 2101 14th St., Cloquet. Rock-a-Billy Revue will perform from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, July 18. Bring a chair or blanket. Free. Call 218-879-0800.

Taj Weekes and Adowa perform 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, Chester Bowl, 1801 E. Skyline Parkway. Free. Call 218-730-4326.

Take part in Fairlawn’s Ice Cream Social, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, 906 E. Second St., Superior. Enjoy food at yesteryear prices, carriage ridges, games, cake walk, craft fair, free guided tours and music by the Fractals. Call 715-394-5712.

Big Wave Dave & the Ripples in concert, 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, The Pier, Glensheen Historic Estate, 3300 London Road. Free. Go to

Enjoy the sounds of The Superior Singers performing their C’mon Get Happy!-- the70s show, 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, Grace Lutheran Church, 5454 Miller Trunk Highway, Hermantown. Free. Go to

Go to see the Two Harbors City Band, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 18, Thomas Owens Park, Third Avenue and Waterfront Drive, Two Harbors. 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 5 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 5 p.m. daily. Visit or call (218) 727-8025.

  • Douglas County Historical Society, 1101 John Ave., Superior, offers exhibits, events and history theater. Hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fridays and 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 through Labor Day. Visit or call (218) 730-4500.

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