May 2021
The City of Duluth is hosting a whole month of art designed to bring out the creative side in you. Throughout the month, we will host a variety of interactive art from colorful tree wrappings, Seek Duluth, dance, theatre, music and the list goes on.

May 7
Fridays-N-Duluth featuring the Lantern Parade & DFAL Art Walk
Join us for food trucks and live music from 6-9pm. Pick up a free lantern with SKA Academy from 6-8pm and then show off you lantern by walking in the lantern parade around 8:30pm. Don't forget to stop by Parsons Alley for the DFAL Art Walk. There will be artists and live demonstrations from 6-8pm.

May 8
Duluth High School Wildcat Theatre presents: When She Dared
Join us at 8pm on Town Green for When She Dared; a musical written by Duluth High School Senior, Hannah Fleming.
The story is centered around 17 year old Charlotte who is struggling to find her place as she battles with her Father over her love for her guitar and music. He feels that she needs to be more practical and plan for a "real" future.  When She Dared, will take you alongside Charlotte in an extraordinary journey of self-realization. Who knows, perhaps her Father will have a revelation as well? 
Reserve your VIP table for 8! 

May 11

Seek Duluth

Test your riddle solving skills during this walkable scavenger hunt around Duluth! The first clue will be posted to the City of Duluth Facebook page. Each location will include a sign with your next clue and one or two letters that you will need to write down. At the end of the hunt, you will use the letters you collected along the way to unscramble the code words to claim your prize.

May 14
Community Art Project Reveal
Join us for food trucks and live music from 6-9pm and the reveal of the  DPAC Community Art Project.

May 22 & 23
Duluth Springs Arts Festival
The Duluth Arts Festival features up to 60 painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metalwork, glass blowers, jewelers and crafters! This free festival will offer artist demonstrations, live acoustic music, a children’s play area, plus festival foods and beverages.

May 27
Eats & Beats
Bring a picnic or choose from one of our local restaurants and enjoy live music, interactive art and more in Parsons Alley from 6-9pm.

Please Note: All events are subject to change due to COVID-19 restrictions and regulations during the planning process. 


A special thank you to 2020 sponsors!

LOGO Master File- SKA Academy

Interested in being an event sponsor? Submit your information through the link below and someone from our events team will be in touch soon!
Sponsorship Bar