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Aug
23
Wed
Shark Watching Society Bonfires
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

In an effort to keep the waters of Lake Superior shark free, join us every Wednesday night in August, to keep post while enjoying a bonfire on the shore of Lake Superior.

Glensheen is one of the few legal locations for a bonfire on the shore of Lake Superior in Minnesota. A perfect Duluth summer night activity at a prime location, right on the shore of Lake Superior.

The event is FREE and starts at 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm.

Kick back with a local beer in hand. Beer and wine will be available for purchase.

It is suggested that guests bring their own chairs.

PAIR THE EVENT WITH A TOUR OF GLENSHEEN!

Every Wednesday evening this summer, Glensheen will be offering extended hours until 7 pm for the Classic and Full Mansion Tours! 

Aug
30
Wed
Shark Watching Society Bonfires
Aug 30 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

In an effort to keep the waters of Lake Superior shark free, join us every Wednesday night in August, to keep post while enjoying a bonfire on the shore of Lake Superior.

Glensheen is one of the few legal locations for a bonfire on the shore of Lake Superior in Minnesota. A perfect Duluth summer night activity at a prime location, right on the shore of Lake Superior.

The event is FREE and starts at 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm.

Kick back with a local beer in hand. Beer and wine will be available for purchase.

It is suggested that guests bring their own chairs.

PAIR THE EVENT WITH A TOUR OF GLENSHEEN!

Every Wednesday evening this summer, Glensheen will be offering extended hours until 7 pm for the Classic and Full Mansion Tours! 

Sep
8
Fri
29th Annual Taste of Greece Festival
Sep 8 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 10 @ 6:00 pm

29th Annual Taste of Greece Festival Returns to Minneapolis
Weekend Event Celebrates Greek Culture, Food and Music

OPA! Minneapolis, MN – July 2017 – The 29th Minneapolis Greek Festival “Taste of Greece” will take place the weekend after Labor Day at St. Mary’s Greek Orthodox Church.

The Taste of Greece runs Friday and Saturday, September 8 – 9, from noon to 10 pm, and Sunday, September 10, from noon to 6 pm. Early Bird Specials on Friday noon – 4 pm.

Taste of Greece will feature authentic Greek food, and handmade Greek desserts, including gluten-free options. The Levendes and the Chris Kalogerson Band will provide live Greek music, while the St. Mary’s Hellenic Dance Troupe will perform authentic Greek folk dances.

Church tours will be provided, and the always popular Greek Boutique will feature beautiful items. Fun inflatables will be available in the kid’s area and don’t forget to check out the Courtyard Café – with wine tasting and mezes — the sunsets are spectacular!

Proceeds from the Taste of Greece Festival go to support charitable organizations such as Joyce Food Shelf and St. Mary’s missions and outreach programs. Festival guests are encouraged to bring 3 non-perishable food items for Joyce Food Shelf (http://www.joycefoodshelf.org/) and receive 2 free food tickets.

Friday night the annual Chloe’s Fight 5K Toga Run/Family Walk and Kid’s Toga Race will take place at Lake Calhoun. All proceeds benefit pediatric rare disease research. Information and online registration at http://chloesfight.org/.

“Each year we are happy to open our Church doors to our friends and neighbors to share our Greek culture and support several worthy causes,” said Fr. George Dokos, head priest at St. Mary’s.

St. Mary’s Greek Orthodox Church is located at 3450 Irving Avenue South, Minneapolis. More information available at http://mplsgreekfest.org/, https://www.facebook.com/mplsgreekfest, https://twitter.com/mplsgreekfest.

Sep
15
Fri
Cocktails at the Castle
Sep 15 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Cocktails at the Castle  –

Tickets will go on sale Friday, August 18 at 10 a.m.

Cocktails at the Castle is a community celebration filled with non-stop art, immersive music and exploration inspired by ASI’s new exhibition of paintings by the acclaimed Swedish artist, Karin Broos: Still Life. 
And, of course, delicious crafted cocktails and festival food by FIKA.

Tickets

More information about pricing and programming will be released as it becomes available. Please check this site again closer to the August 18 on-sale date for additional information.
*Members: Please check Summer Posten for the member discount code

 Planning Ahead

• All members of your party must be 21 years of age or older and show valid ID to enter the event.
• Food & drinks are purchased via a ticket system. Exchange the tickets for food & drink throughout the grounds.
• Credit cards are accepted. Paying with cash may provide a quicker option.
• Cocktails at the Castle is held both indoors and outdoors. Dress for the weather and have fun.
• We suggest purchasing tickets early – Cocktails at the Castle has a history of selling out.
Sep
24
Sun
Washburn Games
Sep 24 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

The 8th annual Washburn Games is a noncompetitive sports sampler for children ages 4-12 that gives children a chance to get active while raising funds and awareness for children’s mental health. The sampler includes more than 15 activities such as lacrosse, cricket, rugby, and more! The event is held September 24 at Bryn Mawr Meadows in Minneapolis and hosts over 1,000 attendees. All proceeds benefit programs for Twin Cities children with mental health challenges.