Events Calendar

Mini-Golf for the Old Firehouse and Police Museum
Monday, August 22, 5:00-8:00 p.m. at Capt’n J’s Mini-Golf, next to the SS Meteor on Barker’s Island

Play a round of mini-golf and enjoy a hot dog, beverage, and chips at this great family event! Local firefighters and police officers will be available to talk to the kids and show them some cool equipment. All proceeds go to support the Old Firehouse and Police Museum. 
Thanks to our awesome hole sponsors!
Nicholas & Jamie Alexander and Family
Barcodes Plus
Barker’s Island Marina
Belknap Liquor and Lounge
Eddie’s Ribs
Halvor Lines
Kari Toyota
Kohl’s Cares
Midwest Energy Resources Co.
Northwest Outlet
Retired Asst. Chief SFD Leonard T. Rouse
South End Days
Superior Animal Hospital
The Superior Fire Chiefs
Superior Firefighters Local No. 74
Superior Professional Police Local No. 27
Trends Day Spa and Salon
Vintage Italian Pizza
Walmart

For more information, call 715-394-5712.

Fairlawn Gardens Work Day
Tuesday, September 20 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

We need your help! We are looking for volunteers to help us maintain Fairlawn’s beautiful gardens. No experience necessary! Just bring gloves and any tools if you have them. Enjoy working on Fairlawn’s gardens with others who love gardening. Our gardener will be on hand to work with you. For more information, call 715-394-5712.

McDougall’s Dream
Saturday, September 24 from 1-9 p.m.

McDougall’s Dream is our annual gathering to raise funds for restoration and preservation of the SS Meteor. Daytime talks feature local maritime topics. Dinner, a keynote presentation, and a silent auction fill the evening. Reservations are recommended. To see the brochure for this year’s McDougall’s Dream event, click on our blog tab on the top right menu on this page. For more information, call 715-394-5712. 

Fairlawn Gardens Work Day
Tuesday, October 18 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

We need your help! We are looking for volunteers to help us maintain Fairlawn’s beautiful gardens. No experience necessary! Just bring gloves and any tools if you have them. Enjoy working on Fairlawn’s gardens with others who love gardening. Our gardener will be on hand to work with you. For more information, call 715-394-5712.

Flashlight Tours With a Twist
Friday October 28 & Saturday October 29
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. $20/one ticket or $35/two tickets

Fairlawn Mansion and UW-Superior’s Center for Continuing Education have collaborated to create an intimate evening of history and Victorian superstition.  The evening starts with a BYOB reception. (No red wine.) Cheese and crackers, glassware, ice, and corkscrews will be provided.  You will hear a short presentation by Scott Kenner, paranormal investigator, of his audio recordings collected in the house. The evening ends with a flashlight tour of the house. For more information, or to register for one of the dates, please contact Dana Luziach at 715-394-8032.  You must be 21 to attend this event.

Fairlawn’s Traditional Halloween Flashlight Tours
Sunday, October 30
Tours start at 7:30 p.m. 

Tour the darkened mansion with flashlights and learn about the superstitious life of the Victorians. Tours leave every 1/2 hour beginning at 7:30 p.m. (no reservations needed). Bring a flashlight! This tour is not recommended for children 5 years and under. Cost is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and college students, and $5 for kids ages 6-17. For more information, call 715-394-5712.

Fairlawn’s Holiday Sampler
Thursday, December 1, from 5-8 p.m.

Our best party of the year! Enjoy a festive wine and beer tasting in the beautiful surroundings of this 1890s Queen Anne, lavishly decorated for the holiday season. The evening includes a gourmet buffet of savory and sweet holiday treats, music and a silent auction. Reservations are required.  For more information, call 715-394-5712.

Fairlawn’s Twinkling Tuesdays
Tuesday, December 13

Doors open at 6 p.m.
Take in the sparkle of the wonderfully decorated Fairlawn Mansion after dark at your own pace during these festive Tuesday evening open houses. Sample hot cider and seasonal treats as you explore all three floors of this beautiful home. Hosts scattered throughout the house share Victorian customs and stories.
Cost is $5.00 for adults; free for children 12 and under. Sponsored by Charter NEX Films. For more information, call 715-394-5712.

Fairlawn’s Twinkling Tuesdays
Tuesday, December 20

Doors open at 6 p.m.
Take in the sparkle of the wonderfully decorated Fairlawn Mansion after dark at your own pace during these festive Tuesday evening open houses. Sample hot cider and seasonal treats as you explore all three floors of this beautiful home. Hosts scattered throughout the house share Victorian customs and stories.
Cost is $5.00 for adults; free for children 12 and under. Sponsored by Charter NEX Films. For more information, call 715-394-5712.

Fairlawn’s Twinkling Tuesdays
Tuesday, December 27

Doors open at 6 p.m.
Take in the sparkle of the wonderfully decorated Fairlawn Mansion after dark at your own pace during these festive Tuesday evening open houses. Sample hot cider and seasonal treats as you explore all three floors of this beautiful home. Hosts scattered throughout the house share Victorian customs and stories.
Cost is $5.00 for adults; free for children 12 and under. Sponsored by Charter NEX Films. For more information, call 715-394-5712.