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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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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Fitger’s Holiday Schedule

By Nancy Gallagher | Oct 28, 2016

Fitger’s November & December Holiday Schedule

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Stop Harsh LED Streetlights in Duluth Petition

By Nancy Gallagher | Oct 21, 2016

Harsh LED Streetlights Petition We have a petition to stop the installation of harsh LED streetlights in Duluth We need the help of all our friends Please take a moment to sign the petition and pass it on to your friends and family – thank you https://www.change.org/p/mayor-of-duluth-and-st-louis-county-stop-harsh-led-street-lighting-in-duluth (paste to browser) Stop the installation of harsh…

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Fitger’s Courtyard in August

By Nancy Gallagher | Oct 19, 2016

Former Employees’ Celebration August 17, 2016 – Fitger’s Courtyard hosted its 133rd Anniversary Celebration of former Fitger’s employees Guests enjoyed a special box lunch with longtime friends, Fitger’s beer, and camaraderie  on a beautiful summer day Tall Ships in Duluth The next day, Thursday, August 18, Duluth ushered in the Tall Ships We had a lovely view here at…

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