Hannah McDaniel, Starling of Athens, Jake Vainio
The Fractals play at Clyde Iron works on the first Friday of every month.
Local food trucks will be on the Duluth Public Library Plaza every Friday through Aug. 29.More Details >>
Spirit Valley Days 2014
Street dance admission: $8
Duluth's premiere street dance (for the 21+ crowd) happens in Ramsey Square from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. A panoply of other events occur throughout the day.More Details >>
Get a taste of the best Duluth has to offer as local craft brews are paired with Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra accompaniment. A special V.I.P. gin tasting event with live jazz music will take place at 6 p.m., with Beerthoven starting at 7 p.m.More Details >>
Floydian Slip is a Pink Floyd and Roger Waters tribute band.
Chautauqua Founder, Warren Nelson, debuts a brand new show, “Take Me To The Islands,” an original musical celebration of the Apostle Islands.
Duluth Garden Flower Society's annual Flower Show in the Depot's Great Hall will feature a collection of garden specimens and arrangements.
Wrenshall's Brickyard Days in the Backyard
— 5 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Brickyard days in the Backyard features live music, River Rats Dueling Pianos, Fatt Chance, kids activities, vendor area, food and beer garden. Click on the poster thumbnail for the details.
Rev Hillstrom plays several instruments, including the Native American flute.
An acoustic duo performing cover songs of popular artists such as Bruno Mars, Adele, David Guetta, Alannis Morisette and more.
Day Out with Thomas: The Thrill of the Ride Tour 2014
— 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
North Shore Scenic Railroad
For the first time at Day Out with Thomas, Thomas the Tank Engine will be able to talk to his fans. Boys and girls will be cheerfully greeted by the #1 Engine on August 1-3 and August 8-10, when he pulls into the North Shore Scenic Railroad.More Details >>
Two Harbors Kayak Festival
— 2 p.m.
The 17th annual Two Harbors Kayak Festival begins with this reception day, featuring a tour of Split Rock Lighthouse at 2 p.m. and packet pickup and social period from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at Burlington Bay.
Finnish hors d’ oeuvres and live kantele and accordion music will accompany this exhibit entitled “Celebrating 150 years of Finnish Immigration."
Virg Boehland will kick off the evening sharing recorded music from Tom Edison to now.
Friday and Saturday night improv shows feature "The Main Event," in which two teams of improvisers compete for points. This show is rated R. Tickets must be purchased at the door.Watch Video >>
Magic: the Gathering tournament with standard constructed format. Other variations played as well. Contact the store at 218-624-4121 or dungeonsend @ gmail.com for details.
Singer Maxi Childs teams up with bassist Steve Netzel and pianist Russ Sackett (and occasionally drummer Jeff Peabody), playing jazz standards and light pop four nights a week at Black Water.Watch Video >>
Thank Goodness it’s Friday Brewery Tour
— 5 to 9:30 p.m.
Friday Night Magic at Collector's Connection
— 6 p.m.
$5 or purchase of 2 booster packs
This is "standard deck tournament" and a DCI sanctioned event. Newcomers can be registered for free and it only takes a couple minutes. Top prize is 9 booster packs. Additional prizes may be awarded based on attendance.
The Dixie trio of Matt Mobley on bass, Billy Barnard on banjo and Randy Lee on clarinet plays in the Ratheskellar at Tycoons every Friday.
Parkinson's Dance Studio is a weekly dance class for people with Parkinson's and their caregivers, family, and friends. New participants always welcome.