Things to Do: Easter egg hunt, visit the St. Louis County Depot, enjoy an outdoor concert, help clean up Duluth and more
The Glensheen Mansion is offering an Easter Egg Hunt every day through Sunday April 4th. Find all 14 hidden eggs in the mansion on the self-guided Classic Tour. The Easter egg hunt is free with the purchase of a tour. Admission to the Classic Tour is $ 18 for adults, $ 7 for children ages 6-15, and is free for children ages five and under. Go to glensheen.org/event/easter-egg-hunt-8.
Get your tickets for the Lake Superior Zoo Easter Eggstravaganza from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 3, 7210 Fremont St. Tickets: US $ 14 for children 13 and older, US $ 7 for children aged 3 to 12, and free for younger children. Go to lszooduluth.org.
The St. Louis County Depot has now been reopened to the public. Three floors of the depot can be used free of charge. However, a $ 5 donation is recommended. The highlights include:
- The DAI heralds the month of Autism Acceptance with “Harrison Haler Heinks: The Visual Voice of Autism”. This powerful exhibition runs until May 30th.
- The popular Lake Superior Railroad Museum opens with a newly constructed ticket office. Admission is $ 12 for adults and $ 6 for children. Tickets can also be pre-purchased online at https://lsrm.org/.
A new spotlight exhibit in the St. Louis County Historical Society’s Veterans Memorial Hall features Joseph “Joe” P. Gomer, a Duluthian who fought as a member of the Army Air Corps’ first African American unit during World War II.
Free Easter roadside pickup, 2-3pm Sunday, April 4th, Duluth Harbor Rescue Mission, 2910 W. Third St. Limited delivery for the elderly or disabled within 3 miles of the Duluth Harbor Rescue Mission. Call 218-481-7400 for delivery information.
Live performances by music students from the UMD Department of Music, Wednesday, April 7th, 12:00 PM and 3:00 PM, and April 14th and 21st, UMD Lot A, near the Marshall W. Alworth Planetarium. Free admission. Pre-registration is strongly recommended. Note: Limited general public registrations begin five days prior to the event date. For more information, rain dates, parking details and COVID-19 requirements, visit z.umn.edu/OutdoorsUMDMusic.
All-day city-wide cleanup in Duluth, April 10th. Sponsored by Keep Duluth Clean, a Duluth, Minnesota-based group that organizes volunteer cleanups and raises awareness of trash, landfill, and other environmental issues in the city. Help keep the city clean and ready for everyone to enjoy this summer. Volunteers who submit a litter report form can randomly draw freebies from local Duluth facilities. Register at: keepduluthclean.org/event-listings.