Bentleyville, Spirit Mt. Closed for Third Night

Updated: 12/31/2013 9:46 AM
Created: 12/30/2013 4:27 PM

The Bentleyville Tour of Lights and Spirit Mountain will be closed again Tuesday night due to the cold.

This is the third night in a row the two Duluth attractions have been closed.  Bentleyville organizers said they do not want to unnecessarily expose any volunteers or guests to the adverse conditions.

Adverse weather conditions have closed Bentleyville for six nights this season.  Organizers had already extended the event by an extra week after three closures in early December.  Bentleyville will wrap up its season on Saturday with a fireworks show beginning at 6 p.m.

Spirit Mountain ski area is closing early Tuesday and Wednesday nights due to the cold.  However, the ski and snowboard slopes will still be open until 5 p.m. each day.  Regular hours are expected to resume on Thursday.

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