Things to do: Ice skating competition, game night and more
Check out these events in the area.
The former Club Saratoga Jazz Quartet will perform live, trackside in the Train Museum, 3-6 pm. every Saturday through April, 506 W. Michigan St., Duluth. Admission: $6 and includes a $2 off coupon good for discounts on all concessions including the cash bar. Soda, coffee and hot cocoa are free.
Free Family Game Night, 5-8 p.m. every Tuesday, Legacy Toys in the Miller Hill Mall, Duluth. Everyone is encouraged to bring family or friends and try one of several hundred games available to play, from games for young kids to serious strategy games.
The 42nd annual Northland Figure Skating Competition in conjunction with the United States Figure Skating National Excel Series, Feb. 4-6, Duluth Entertainment Convention Center and Amsoil Arena. Skaters will compete in FreeSkate, Short Program, Compulsory, Spins, Jumps, Showcase Light Entertainment and Team events. Admission: free. Go to DuluthFSC.org or stay updated at facebook.com/NorthlandCompetition.
Screening of the feature-length documentary film, "Freshwater," about the importance of protecting freshwater from the threat of climate change, offered Feb. 19, NorShor Theatre , 211 E. Superior St., Duluth. Presented by 515 Productions, Planchon’s video production business, all proceeds from this public event will benefit the Large Lakes Observatory. Tickets: $25. For event details and to watch the Emmy award-winning trailer, go to 515productions.com/freshwater .
Seventh annual Daddy Daughter Princess Ball, 6-9 p.m. March 5, Clyde Ironworks, 2920 W. Michigan St., Duluth. Includes a pizza dinner, dessert, take-home souvenir craft with the Duluth Children’s Museum, photo booth, DJ, balloon twisting with Lauralloons and an appearance from Maleficent. Tickets: $20 for adults, $30 for children ages 2 and up and free for younger children. Tickets are available on diamondmcfamily.com . Tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be available at the door.
Seventh annual Mother Son Superhero Ball, 6-9 p.m. March 26, Clyde Ironworks, 2920 W. Michigan St., Duluth. Includes dinner, dessert, photo booth, balloons and an appearance from the Ghostbusters.Tickets are $20 for adult, $30 for ages 2 and older and free for younger children. Tickets are available on diamondmcfamily.com . Tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be available at the door.