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Press Event Announcing the Duluth Winter Village at Glensheen

Community Event Offers Fun Activities and Celebrates Local Shopping Outdoors in December

WHO:
Emily Larson, Mayor of Duluth
Patrick Moore, Chair, Duluth Winter Village

WHAT:
Announcing the Duluth Winter Village

Duluth Winter Village officially announces its inaugural winter event to support shopping local during the holidays. The event is a two-day festival where local businesses will sell their goods out of wooden cabins, while visitors enjoy local food and beverages, campfires by the lake, live music and more. The event will take place December 3 and 4, 2016, on the grounds of Glensheen Mansion.

A representative from Glensheen Mansion will be on hand to answer questions and provide additional information about the historic Congdon estate.

Some participating vendors will be on hand to answer questions about their involvement.

WHEN:
9:45 am – 11:00 am
Friday, November 11

WHERE:
4736 Rice Lake Road in Duluth, MN

VISUALS:
Step inside a fully decorated winter cabin representing those used at the event.
Cleo the Llama will be in attendance. She and a few animal friends will be at the Winter Village.

ABOUT DULUTH WINTER VILLAGE
The Duluth Winter Village is a two-day outdoor event designed around small business, our scenic city and the holiday season. With nearly 30 locally-owned businesses involved, this is the largest outdoor market in the region. It’s also unique in that the vendors are businesses with retail locations, all brought together for this special event. Participants include Frost River, Bent Paddle, Epicurean, Sir Benedict’s Tavern, Northern Waters Smokehaus, Duluth Hockey Company, Saffron and Grey Couture Floral Design and many more.