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Events Happening Today (October 22)

October

22

Duluth Experience Tours - Something fun for everyone

Dates: October 1 - October 31
Time: varies by event
(218) 464-6337 • Visit Website

The Duluth Experience Tour Company offers a variety of exciting and informative tours for all interests. Their family friendly History Tours will take you on a scenic journey into Duluth's rich history. Looking for adventure? Check out their line of Kayak Adventures on Lake Superior and St. Louis River or hop on a bike for a scenic Road Bike Tour or Mountain Bike Adventure. Then sit back and relax on one of their award winning Brewery Tours and go behind-the-scenes to sample Duluth's amazing craft beer scene. Find out why these guys are the Duluth's #1 Tour Company on Trip Advisor!

October

22

Lake Superior Art Glass Classes

Dates: October 1 - October 31
Time: varies by class
(218) 464-1799 • Visit Website

Lake Superior Art Glass has the unique ability to make glass art right before your eyes! Watch one of our artists work with glass or create your own masterpiece. Join one of our classes to make Wine Goblets, Ornaments, Pendants, Marbles, Paperweights and more! Fun for date nights, families, wedding parties, students and team building events! Give us a call or go online to reserve your class today!

October

22

Create! Paint with On the Rocks Art Studio Today

Dates: October 1 - October 31
Time: varies by class
(218) 525-2736 • Visit Website

On The Rocks Art Studio is a locally owned business in Canal Park. With a team of three artists who provide a creative outlet through step by step painting lessons for artists and non artists alike! Offering a fun and entertaining experience for all ages. You can sign up for a pre-scheduled event or schedule your own! Check out our gallery space featuring local photography, pottery, fiber-art, handmade tiles, and printing by Medium Control. Host a private party, enjoy the open art studio, schedule an off site events at your location, or join one of the many painting events. Many painting options to choose from. Great for birthday parties, girls or guys night out, bachelorette parties, or just for a fun night out.

October

22

The Duluth Art Institute classes - Fun for All

Dates: October 1 - October 31
Time: varies by class
(218) 723-1310 • Visit Website

The Duluth Art Institute offers a variety of art classes for adults and youth. The classes cover a range of interests and skill levels. Most classes are held at the Institute inside of the Depot building at 506 West Michigan Street. Please visit their web site above for more information on these great classes.

New Touch pools at the Great Lakes Aquarium

October

22

New Touch pools at the Great Lakes Aquarium

Dates: October 1 - October 31
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
(218) 740-3474 • Visit Website

New animal encounter experience, Feel Connected. Three new touch pools will feature sharks, crabs, sea stars, jellyfish and more! Held at the Great Lakes Aquarium, 353 Harbor Drive in Duluth.

October

22

Tweed Museum of Art - QUIET SIMPLICITY: LIFE IN 19TH AND 20TH CENTURY AMERICA

Dates: October 1 - October 31
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

The exhibition highlights works by some of the most beloved artists in the Tweed Museum's permanent collection of American paintings from the 19th and 20th century. Located on the University of Minnesota Duluth Campus at 1201 Ordean Court in Duluth.

October

22

Tweed Museum of Art - MCTAVISH CHANCE

Dates: October 1 - October 28
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

This site-specific installation is a synergetic installation, composed of six networked machine quartets that combines code, image, and sound to create a cross-sensory experience that seeks to investigate what it “feels” like to inhabit a multitheaded system. Held in the sax gallery. On the University of Minnesota Duluth Campus at 1201 Ordean Court in Duluth.

October

22

High School Honor Choir at UMD

Date: October 22
Time: 4:00 pm
(218) 726-8877 • Visit Website

Free and open to the public. Held in Weber Music Hall on the University of Minnesota-Duluth Campus.

October

22

Jazz Scholarship Concert at UMD

Date: October 22
Time: 7:30 pm
(218) 726-8877 • Visit Website

UMD’s Jazz Scholarship Concert offers a unique opportunity to experience world-class jazz artists, along with UMD’s Big Bands and the region’s premier big band The Big Time Jazz Orchestra! All concert proceeds directly support UMD students through scholarships awarded to the many musicians heard on stage. We invite you to enjoy a wonderful evening of some of the best jazz music available in the twin ports. See you there! Tickets: Adult $16 | Senior/Veteran $11 | UMD Faculty/Staff $9 | Student $8 | UMD Student $6. Tickets on sale 8/29. Held in Marshall performing Arts Center on the University of Minnesota-Duluth Campus.

October

22

St.Louis County Civil War Exhibit

Dates: October 1 - October 31
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
(218) 733-7568 • Visit Website

The St. Louis County Historical Society is pleased to announce a short-term exhibit - The 18 - honoring the eighteen volunteers from St. Louis County who served during the Civil War. These men were instrumental in fostering the growth of the county. Some names are more recognizable, such as Leonidas Merritt, who walked together with Uriah S. Ayers from Duluth to St. Paul to enlist in 1864. All 18 volunteers are covered in this eight-panel exhibit, before, during, and after the Civil War. The exhibit is located just outside the main doors to the Historical Society, located in the historic Depot building, 506 W. Michigan Street, Duluth.

October

22

Senior Student Exhibitions at Tweed

Dates: October 1 - October 31
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

The School of Fine Arts presents a series of senior student exhibitions featuring a variety of art media. Receptions are held on Tuesdays from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm (unless stated otherwise) Free and open to the public at Tweed Museum of art. University of Minnesota Duluth Campus, 1201 Ordean Court.

October

22

Pacific Northwest Native Art at Tweed

Dates: October 1 - October 31
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

A former Minnesota business leader, William J. Saul often traveled to the Pacific Northwest where he collected many contemporary Native artworks. In 2015, his wife Martha gifted a number of carved and painted masks and sculptures to the Tweed Museum. The niche exhibit will feature some of these essential works. University of Minnesota Duluth Campus, 1201 Ordean Court.

October

22

122 Conversations: Person to Person, Art Beyond Borders

Dates: October 1 - October 31
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

The artwork in the exhibition represents two years of planning and 60 Skype or in ¬person interviews involving ten residents from each of the five sister cities, including the mayor of each city. The large ¬scale paintings created by Labovitz in her studio are inspired by the spirited interview exchanges. Each of the artworks depicts an interpretative vision of the conversations that include faces, words, and descriptions of the experiences that relate to the individuals involved. **Family Day on October 6, 2018 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm **Art Teachers Workshop on October 14 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm **Opening reception on October 25, 2018 from 6 - 8:30 pm. Free and open to the public. University of Minnesota Duluth Campus, 1201 Ordean Court.

October

22

Manifesto by Jonathan Thunder

Dates: October 16 - October 31
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

Jonathan Thunder's artistry is a combination of painting, film-making and animation. These works have been used to project animated Imagery onto theater backdrops during performances, onto multi-story buildings, and inside event arenas, bringing them to life. Thunder uses his painterly aesthetic and training to give these images a rich and handcrafted look. Manifesto is a bridge between worlds. Old and new, legend and art, peripheral and central are all joined for the viewer to engage in a 3- dimensional space. Projected animations and ambient sound will materialize and change featuring vignettes and holographic sculpture. University of Minnesota Duluth Campus, 1201 Ordean Court.

October

22

Intersections at Tweed Museum of Art

Dates: October 16 - October 31
Time: Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm/Weds. - Fri. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm/Sat. & Sun. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(218) 726-8222 • Visit Website

INTERSECTIONS is a new exhibition derived from the museum collection, featuring a selection of contemporary artworks by 18 Minnesota-based Native artists, including George Morrison, Patrick Desjarlait, Carl Gawboy, Dyani White Hawk, and Andrea Carlson, among others whose artworks have continued to influence each other in recent decades. The exhibition is organized in consultation with Anishinaabe artist Jim Denomie and includes Manifesto, a multi-media installation by Jonathan Thunder. Free and open to the public. University of Minnesota Duluth Campus, 1201 Ordean Court.

October

22

Engwalls Corn Maze

Dates: October 6 - October 27
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
(218) 727-1177 • Visit Website

Are You Ready to Get Lost! Find fun in the field including: Maze games A corn pit, corn cannons and sling shot Our Big Corn-Top Tent Hay rides Birthday Parties Flashlight Night Pumpkin Bowling Prices: $8.00 Ages 12 & Up/$7.00 Under 12 Years/Under 24 Months Free Hayrides are $4 Corn Cannon Shots One corn cannon shot included in admission Additional Shots: 3 shots for $1.00. Held at 4749 Hermantown Road in Hermantown, MN.

October

22

The Haunting at Wentworth Gardens

Dates: October 6 - October 27
Time: Fridays and Saturdays at 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
218-590-1995 • Visit Website

Get into the Halloween spirit by visiting the Haunt at Wentworth Gardens. This event is held indoors and out of the elements! When the sun sets on the nursery, your nightmares come alive. Be ready to be scared and make a night of it. Check us out on Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat by searching “The Haunt at Wentworth Gardens”. The event is held every Friday and Saturday night 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm. Not-So-Scary, Kid Haunting, Saturday nights only from 6 PM - 7 PM before the maze turns into the full scare haunt. The Haunting at Wentworth Gardens helps support local Boy Scout Troop #212 in their scouting adventures. Admission to the Haunting is $10 per person. $5 per person during published non-scare dates/times. Save $2 by bringing a non-perishable food item for the Rural Care and Share Food Shelf. Held at Located just 10 minutes outside of Superior, off Highway 2 in Wentworth, Wisconsin (4474 S Wentworth Road, Wentworth, WI 54874).

October

22

Nopeming Haunted Halloween Tours

Dates: October 5 - October 31
Time: varies by date
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This tour is a walking tour that provides time for pictures and some time for investigating within the tour route. The tour lasts approximately 1 hour. Come visit Nopeming this October! We have limited ticket sales! They ONLY offer pre-sale tickets online, you need to buy your tickets before you come - there is not a ticket booth at Nopeming's front gate. ** Only a limited number of tickets are available for each date online, if a date shows "sold out" it means there are no tickets left for that time slot. PLEASE do not come without a ticket in hand. $25.00 per person. Held at Nopeming Sanitarium 2650 Nopeming Road in Duluth.

September

22

Manic Mondays at Edgewater Waterpark

Dates: September 24 - December 10
Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 am/4:00 pm - 9:00 pm (hours may vary)
(218) 728-3601 • Visit Website

Enjoy $15 Waterpark Pass (Regular Price $20) and a FREE $5 Arcade card with wristband purchase. Not valid 10/29 or 11/5. Held at 2400 London Road in Duluth.

September

22

Tiki Tuesdays at Edgewater Waterpark

Dates: September 18 - December 11
Time: 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm (hours subject change)
(218) 728-3601 • Visit Website

Specials include: $2 Crinkle/Waffle Fry Basket, $4 Chicken Tenders, $6 Hamburger and Crinkle/Waffle Fries, $8 16" Cheese Pizza, and $10 Waterpark pass (Regular Price $20). Not Valid 10/30 or 11/6. Held at 2400 London Road in Duluth.

September

22

Wacky Wednesdays at Edgewater Waterpark

Dates: September 18 - December 12
Time: 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm (Hours may vary)
(218) 728-3601 • Visit Website

Specials include: BOGO Buy One Get One Soda, $8 16" Cheese Pizza, $5 off any 16" Specialty Pizza, and $10 Waterpark Pass (Regular Price $20). Not Valid 10/17, 10/31 or 11/7. Held at 2400 London Road in Duluth.

October

22

Joseph Nease Gallery: Exhibition/Artist Talk /Collaboration between Choreographer Laura Goodman and Artist Karen Owsley Nease

Dates: October 17 - October 27
Time: Gallery Hours
218-461-8380 • Visit Website

As part of the Minnesota Ballet’s Fall performance, the Rite of Spring and Other Dances, choreographer Laura Goodman has taken on the challenge of interpreting visual art into a new ballet. Basing her choreography on the wave paintings of Karen Owsley Nease, Goodman explores the elemental and generative forces depicted in Nease’s artwork. Goodman’s sensuous and powerful piece is titled "Curl, Uncurl and". We are pleased to announce the opening of a special limited-time exhibition of the Karen Owsley Nease paintings that inspired Goodman’s choreography and are the projected backdrop for the October 19 and 20 performances of the dance piece at the DECC. These works will be on display at the gallery the week before the Fall performance, and the week after, October 17 through 27, culminating in an Artist Talk at the gallery with Nease and Goodman on Friday, October 26 at 6 pm during the Downtown Duluth Arts Walk.********************* In addition, Joseph Nease Gallery will have a curated showing of related and complementary works by gallery artists. Held at 23 West 1st Street in Duluth.

October

22

Commune at Red Herring Lounge

Date: October 22
Time: Doors Open 7pm
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Commune is a movement of artists, designers, musicians, and individuals that take a stand against tobacco corporations and their presence within the art and music scene. The brand puts together multiple concert events throughout the year, working with local Minnesota musicians and artists. The next event is scheduled to take place on Monday, October 22nd located at the Red Herring Lounge in Duluth, MN. Doors will open at 7:00PM . The event will consist of three local alternative/indie musical artists from the area, including Step Rockets, We Are the Willows (solo acoustic act) and Rick McLean. Commune will also be featuring a pop up shop of local vendors, including Good Vibes Supply Company & Common Apparel. This all ages event is free admission with RSVP. Space is limited so be sure to RVSP at the website link above to confirm your attendance.