Enjoy the Duluth Fourth Fest at Bayfront Festival Park

There are a lot of events scheduled in Duluth for the upcoming 4th of July, 2009. Duluth will be extending a big welcome to the luxury cruise vessel Clelia II on July 4th. This cruise ship offers a one-way, seven day voyage on the magnificent Great Lakes with Duluth and Toronto serving as destination/departure cities. It is a private, yacht-like cruise ship that accommodates 100 guests in 50 luxury suites and private balconies and luxurious amenities. There are no public tours of the ship but it will be docked in Duluth six times through September, 2009.The tall ship S/V Denis Sullivan will be in Duluth’s harbor over the 4th of July holiday and it will be open for tours beginning on July 4th.

The largest Minnesota fireworks extravaganza will take place in Bayfront Festival Park. where gates open with free admission at noon with food and craft vendors. The bands start playing at 2 p.m. and play throughout the day. Headlining this year’s Fourth of July entertainment is the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra taking the stage at 8:15 p.m. The aerial fireworks display begins at 10:10 p.m. It is best viewed from the Lake Walk along Lake Superior.

On July 5th at Bayfront Festival Park the Los Lonely Boys will perform with Mat Kearney and Erin McCarley.

Make your plans today to be in Duluth, Minnesota, enjoy Old World Charm and unsurpassed hospitality at The Firelight Inn on Oregon Creek Bed and Breakfast and celebrate our nation’s birthday on July 4th! Make reservations at The Firelight Inn for the 4th of July weekend and let us know you read “The Firelight Spark” and we will have a Firelight Celebration Package delivered to your suite during your stay (Chilled champagne with souvenir satin-etched champagne flutes and a fruit, cheese and cracker platter–a $50 value).

We hope to see you on your next trip to Duluth!