Updated: 08/28/2014 10:59 PM
Created: 08/28/2014 3:38 PM WDIO.com
Friday, August 29th
Jitter’s Poetry Reading: 6 p.m. at Jitter’s Coffee House, 102 W. Superior St., Duluth, MN.
Saturday August 30th
8th Annual Hummingbird Family 5K Fun Run/Walk: Registration at 8:30 a.m. and start time at 9 a.m. on the Western Lake Superior Waterfront Trail, 7408 Grand Ave., Duluth, MN.
Pride Festival in the Park: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Bayfront Festival Park, Duluth, MN.
Pride Historical Collection: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Bayfront Park, Duluth, MN.
Pride’s Block Party: 8 p.m. to midnight at the Flame Nightclub, 1612 Tower Avenue and at the Main Club, 1217 Tower Ave., Superior, WI.
Sunday, August 31
Worship Service: 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Duluth, 835 W. College St., Duluth, MN.
Pride Parade: Line up for the parade will be at Broadway and Tower Ave. from 10 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Parade will glide down Tower Ave. towards Belknap Ave. starting at noon.
Fruit Float: Boat cruise is at 3:15 p.m. You must have the ticket to board. Vista Fleet, 323 Harbor Dr., Duluth, MN. Return time is approximately 6:45 p.m.
Foo Foo Choo Choo: Pre-boarding party starts at the Depot, 506 W. Michigan St., Duluth, MN at 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.The ride departs at 3:30 p.m.
Annual Drag Show Fundraiser: 8 p.m. at the Main Club, 1217 Tower Ave., Superior, WI.
For more information, visit the Duluth-Superior Pride website.
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