Events Calendar

Old Firehouse and Police Museum: Root Beer Floats & Fun
Saturday, September 21st, 10 am – 5 pm
Stop by the Old Firehouse and Police Museum during the East End Family Fun Days! We will have free self-guided tours, free root beer floats, coloring, stickers, tattoos and more! For more information call 715-394-5712.

McDougall’s Dream
Saturday, September 21st, 9:00 am to 9:00 p.m.

You are invited to attend the 15th annual fundraising event to preserve the SS Meteor Whaleback Ship. The morning excursion includes visiting the diving bell at Glensheen Mansion and touring the Duluth home of Alexander McDougall. Daytime talks include: Of Patents & Lawyers: Alexander McDougall & the Ore-Washer Case by Matthew Daley, SS Christopher Columbus by Elmer Engman, What I Learned at School: Lessons in Old Ships by Dara Fillmore, and History Sails Into the Future by Dara Fillmore & Megan Meyer. We will take a nooks-and-crannies tour of the SS Meteor. The evening program includes dinner by Duluth Grill and cash bar from Belknap Liquor & Lounge and silent auction. Our Keynote presenter is Tamara Thomsen, Maritime Archeologist, and her presentation is Exploring the Deep: Archeological Investigations of the Three Lake Superior Shipwrecks with ROVs.
$12 morning excursion
$15 daytime program
$45 evening program (includes dinner)
$50 combo ticket (daytime and evening only)
Program and Silent Auction Information

For more information call 715-394-5712.

Old Firehouse & Police Museum: End of Season
Sunday, October 6th
Last tour day of 2019 (weather dependent). For more information call 715-394-5712.

SS Meteor: End of Season
Sunday, October 6th
Last tour day of 2019 (weather dependent). For more information call 715-394-5712.

Superstition Tour: Ghosts of Fairlawn
Tuesday, October 29th, tours start at 7 p.m. to ???
Tour the darkened mansion with flashlights, and learn about the ghosts of Fairlawn, along with some bizarre Victorian traditions. Tours last approximately 30 minutes. Please bring your own flashlight. Admission is $10.00 adults, $8.00 seniors/college students, $5.00 youth. Not recommended for children 5 and under. For more information call 715-394-5712.

Trick or Treat
Thursday, October 31st, 3:30-6:30 pm
All ghouls, goblins, and witches are invited to trick-or-treat. Ghosts of yesteryear will be handing out goodies while guests wander the 1st floor. There is no cost to attend this event. For more information call 715-394-5712.

Members Only Appreciation Event
Thursday, November 21st, 6 – 8 pm
All current members are invited to an exclusive FREE evening at Fairlawn! Enjoy a first look at holiday decor, 20% gift shop discount for one evening, sweet treats, and much more. Buy or renew your membership today and enjoy the perks. For more information call 715-394-5712.