Fitger's News & Events

Fitger's has many events and news that can be found here in our news and events blog.

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Frozen Fundraiser 2017

Fitger’s Frozen Fundraiser

By Nancy Gallagher | Jan 26, 2017

January 27 Animal Allies Fitger’s Frozen Fundraiser and Social 5-8 pm Casual social hour with beer, wine, music & treats, mingling cats & dogs Tickets only $25 all of which goes to Animal Allies Sign up for the Rescue me Raffle (1st place price is a Fitger’s Shopping Spree!) New this year: selfie staging area…

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Bock Fest 2017 - a celebration of spring!

Bock Fest

By Nancy Gallagher | Jan 18, 2017

Bock Fest 2017 – March 9-11  Bock Fest ~ Come to Fitger’s Courtyard to experience our German celebration of Spring.  Check out our beautiful fire ring while you’re here. Gather round the campfire and enjoy a legendary Lake Superior Split Rock Bock beer . . . so good . . . be sure to get…

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Save Duluth's Night Sky

Save Duluth’s Night Sky

By Nancy Gallagher | Jan 6, 2017

Concerned citizens are raising public awareness that Duluth’s nighttime skyscape may disappear with the continued installation of harsh LED streetlights.

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Santa Arrives with little helpers

Here Comes Santa!

By Nancy Gallagher | Nov 30, 2016

Santa Arrives by train at Fitger’s with a few helpers at his side.  Many were on hand to greet him for his noon visit.  The excitement was palpable and created a warm welcome for him! Santa and his helpers Beautiful November Day The weather was beautiful for Santa’s trip from the North Pole.  He looked…

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Interaview with Stanta

Interview with Santa

By Nancy Gallagher | Nov 16, 2016

Early Visit Santa took a quick break from his North Pole duties for an interview.  Plan to see him November 25 when he flies to Duluth from the North Pole!  He’ll be here from 12 noon- 3 pm.  He’s excited to see all the good girls and boys! Playful Santa He took a quick stroll…

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Small Business Saturday

By Nancy Gallagher | Nov 10, 2016

Bookstore at Fitger’s November 26 Small Business Saturday 1:30 pm – 3 pm – double book signing event – former Duluth Mayor, Don Ness will be on hand with his book, The Hillsider.  Local author/illustrator Chris Monroe will also be on hand with her newest book, Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Maniac Muffins…

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November Events

By Nancy Gallagher | Nov 10, 2016

We have lots going on starting with the Christmas City of the North Parade on November 18 at 6:25 pm.  The parade starts at Fitger’s.  Stop in to warm up with some free cookies and hot cocoa! Santa and his reindeer arrive on November 25 at noon. Trains to Bentleyville and the Christmas City Express…

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Harvest Events in October

By Nancy Gallagher | Nov 9, 2016

October 8 Fitger’s Harvest Fun Fitger’s events in October provided fun for the whole family, especially on this beautiful Saturday.  Fitger’s Courtyard was abuzz with a Bounce House and a Pumpkin Patch the kids enjoyed.  We also had some Mini horses from the Windchill Legacy R-E-S-P-E-C-T project.  Then the kids dressed up in costumes for…

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September at Fitger’s

By Nancy Gallagher | Oct 31, 2016

September at the Bookstore at Fitger’s Summer faded gently away and September ushered in fun visits with three local authors. September 22 we had local author, Mark Munger on-hand signing his new book.  Many attended and enjoyed this evening of book signings and music. Boomtown by Mark Munger Saturday, September 24 was a fun muffin day at the…

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