Events Calendar

Small Business Saturday
Saturday November 29, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Celebrate all things local on Saturday November 29 by shopping small in Superior. Fairlawn Mansion and the Carriage House Gift Shop will be open 10am-3pm. We will offer 15% off on gift shop merchandise and will have cookies and coffee available. We’ll have a drawing in the gift shop for “Restoring the Splendor”, a beautiful full-color book that illustrates the restoration of Fairlawn Mansion. And…for every $10 you spend, you will receive a chance to win a great prize package from the Superior-Douglas County Area Chamber! Call 715-394-5712 for more information.

Fairlawn Holiday Sampler
Thursday December 4, 5:00-8:00 p.m.
(Please note – the date has changed from December 3 to December 4)

The Holiday Sampler is our best party of the year! Enjoy a festive wine and beer tasting in the beautiful surroundings of this 1890’s Queen Ann mansion, lavishly decorated for the holiday season. The evening includes a gourmet buffet of savory and sweet holiday treats, music by Mark Anderson, silent auction, and art sale.   Wine-tasting sponsored by Keyport Liquors.
Tickets are $25 in advance (4 for $90), and $30 at the door.
Reservations are recommended. Call 715-394-5712.

Holiday Luncheon Musicale at Fairlawn
Tuesday December 9, noon to 2:00 p.m.
Festive live music with a winter luncheon and tour of Fairlawn Mansion. The holiday fun begins at noon with music by Sandey Williams (piano) and Ruth Juntunen (violin); both are members of the Lake Superior Ragtime Society. Lunch by Red Swan Catering is served at 12:30 p.m. The menu includes Mandarin orange chicken pasta salad, croissant, fruit kabobs, and fudge marble cake. After lunch, enjoy a complimentary tour of the mansion. Advance reservations are required; tickets are $26.00. Call 715-394-5712 for reservations.

Twinkling Tuesdays at Fairlawn Mansion
December 9, 16, 23, and 30
Doors open at 7:00 p.m.

Take in the beauty and sparkle of the decorated mansion during these festive open houses. Sample hot cider and seasonal treats as you explore all three floors of this lovely home at your own pace. Hosts scattered throughout the house will share stories of Fairlawn and the Pattison family. Admission is $5 for adults; free for children 12 and under. Call 715-394-5712 for more information. Twinkling Tuesdays are sponsored by National Bank of Commerce.

December 9: Children’s Evening, with holiday story readings at 7:30 & 8:00 p.m.
December 16: Music by vocalist Mark Daniel Hakes, and a vintage jewelry sale.
(Music will be intermittent throughout the evening.)
December 23: Music by the Puglisi Family Singers. (Music will be intermittent throughout the evening).
December 30: String Chamber Music. (Music will be intermittent throughout the evening.)

Garden Talks
Thursday January 29, 2015
It’s never too early to start thinking about spring and gardening! Join us for the first of six presentations on garden-related topics of interest to Northland gardeners. Each Garden Talk takes place at Fairlawn Mansion (906 East 2nd Street, Superior) from 6-8 p.m. and costs $15. For more information, call 715-394-5712.