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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Place for Fido Duluth

Fox21 News Video-A Place for Fido

By Nancy Gallagher | Oct 21, 2020

This news article and video were written and created by Brett Scott of Fox21 News: A Place for Fido Expanding in Duluth’s Fitger’s Complex        

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Fitger's Bockfest 2020

Fitger’s Bockfest 2020

By Nancy Gallagher | Mar 10, 2020

Fitger’s Bockfest is a traditional welcoming of Spring with outdoor campfires, Point Bock Beer, campfires to get your bock beer poked. Saturday culminates in a Bock Hunt, Volksmarch on the Lakewalk, brave people taking The Big Dip into Lake Superior, 4-person stein race obstacle course, Black Forest Torte eating contest, and Team Beer drinking contest, delicious food-all events take place in Fitger’s Courtyard – Apr 2-4.

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Cutest Puppy Contest

Cutest Puppy Contest

By Nancy Gallagher | Jan 21, 2020

John Beargrease Cutest Puppy Contest at Fitger’s, Jan 25, registration at 11 am, contest at Noon -Awards at 2:15 pm. Bring family and friends to vote for the cutest puppies-free, family fun event.

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Fitger's Beer

PBS – Brew North: A Beer Story – Duluth Craft Beer History

By Fitger's | Dec 18, 2019

The brewing history of northern Minnesota was built with passion, entrepreneurship and good taste. “Brew North: A Beer Story” explores the many ways beer established a niche in the north and continues to leave its mark on the region.

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2019 Fitger's Harvest Run

2019 Fitger’s Harvest Run

By Nancy Gallagher | Aug 22, 2019

October 5, 2019 Register your family for a fun morning at the 2019 Fitger’s Harvest Run! There’s more than just the 5k walk/run – bring the little kiddos for the 1k and the Tiny Tykes Triathlon. Fitger’s Harvest Run 5k walk/run – ages 9 & up Schedule 8:00 am – Board the NSSR train at…

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Summertime Funtime

Summertime Funtime

By Nancy Gallagher | Jul 17, 2019

At Fitger’s Courtyard Whether it’s watching the sailboat races, listening to music or bringing your pup to enjoy outdoor dining, there’s always Summertime Funtime at Fitger’s Courtyard. So, bring your family and furry friends to relax and enjoy some time outdoors! Tuesdays Doggy Yappy Hour – 5 pm A Place for Fido and Boat Club…

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Fitger's 5k

Fitger’s 5k

By Nancy Gallagher | Apr 24, 2019

30th Annual Saturday, April 27, 9 am Are you revved up? We are! The Fitger’s 5k is almost here . . . So get your running shoes ready! And come to the race. Well, first you need to register. Or, just come to Fitger’s to cheer on all the runners who are braving springtime weather…

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Independent Bookstore Day at Fitger's

Independent Bookstore Day

By Nancy Gallagher | Apr 24, 2019

Saturday, April 27, 10 am – 9 pm Independent Bookstore Day at Fitger’s events: Meet author Joy Morgan Dey, and illustrator Nikki Johnson as they sign copies of their books, Agate and One Gorilla, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm You’ll also meet authors Michael Brodkorb and Allison Mann as they sign copies of their IPPY…

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Canine Carnival

Canine Carnival

By Nancy Gallagher | Apr 9, 2019

Fitger’s and A Place for Fido Are Teaming Up For Their 7th All-out Dog Event Canine Carnival May 4, 2019, 11-3 pm The halls of Fitger’s will be filled with local pet-related service businesses: Veterinarians Groomers Photographers Trainers Boarding kennels Specialty services Pet sitters Rescue organizations And so much more! Find out what is available…

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