Greater Downtown Council executive Darlene Marshall on the popular Movies in the Park free events held on Friday nights at Leif Erickson Park every summer: “Movies in the Park has been a community, family-fun favorite for 13 to 14 years now. Families look forward to it every summer. Leif Erickson is the jewel of our…

2018 Sidewalk Days highlights: . Discovery Zone by the Duluth Children’s Museum, Wednesday . Kolar Chevrolet Buick GMC Classic Car Show (6 blocks with a band on every block) on Wednesday . First Street Dance featuring the Pot Bellied Stallions, Friday . Superior Street Dance showcasing Lamont Cranston, Saturday . Food, street vendors and activities…

Despite overnight rain, Duluth’s Largest Coffee Break is still scheduled for 9 a.m. today at Lake Place Park. Visitors will receive free coffee from the Duluth Coffee Company and free doughnuts from the Greenery. A $5 donation is suggested as all funds will go toward supporting the restoration of the Lakewalk. Lake Place Park can…

Duluth’s Downtown Waterfront is getting another splash of color for the summer, just in time for Grandma’s Marathon. Colorful hanging flower baskets are being delivered for placement on decorative light poles throughout the central business district. One hundred twenty baskets were delivered Monday morning. The flower baskets have been growing at Engwalls and will be…

Superior Street reconstruction kickoff event next Thursday
By Pakou Ly The City of Duluth is excited to kickoff the transformation of downtown Duluth with a special “Kick up the Bricks” event on April 12 at 11 a.m. right outside the downtown Duluth Library on Superior Street at 5th Ave West. Superior Street will undergo construction in three phases over the next three…

Superior Street reconstruction meeting Thursday
The City of Duluth, the Greater Downtown Council and the city’s contractor are hosting a Superior Street Reconstruction meeting with an opportunity for businesses located along Superior Street to meet and ask questions of Northland Constructors (contractor) and City Project Engineer Duncan Schwensohn. The project is tentatively scheduled to commence April 16, 2018. The meeting will take…