Things to do: Eggstravagana, a benefit concert, cleaning up Duluth and signing up for the 33rd annual Fitger’s 5K – Duluth News Tribune


Stravaganza Easter Eggs, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 16, Lake Superior Zoo, 7210 Fremont Ave. Tickets: $15 for adults, $7 for ages 3 to 12, and free for young children. Go to

UWS Superior Voices Annual Gala Concert, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, Thorpe Langley Auditorium, Old Main, 1710 Weeks Ave., Superior. Suggested donation: $10; proceeds go to scholarship money to support UWS student voices. Call 715-394-8115 or go to

presents its third annual Mental Health Action Concert featuring Cloud Cult with special guest ELSKA, Wednesday, April 20, Norshor Theatre, 211 E. Superior St., Duluth. All proceeds, including proceeds from artwork created at the Cloud Cult concert, will be used to help Life House develop a recording studio for the young people who benefit from their services. All tickets include a personalized concert shirt available for pickup on the night of the event. Tickets: $23 to $34; available at

Heart to heart at the Sacred Heart: Concert for peace and solidarity with Ukraine, 7-9:30 p.m. Thursday, April 21, Sacred Heart Music Center, 201 W. Fourth St. Performers include: Aurora Baers, Bill and Kate Isles, Born Too Late, Brian Dack and Doug Greenwood, Ellie Schoenfeld, Fish Heads, George Ellsworth, Janie and the Spokes, Jim Hall, Kyle Orla, John Ward and Lori Hatten, Judas and Israel, Michelle Mathees, Paula Gudmundson, Rachel Kilgour, Rachel Kresha, Ryan Vine, Sara Pajunen, Sarah Lawrence, Skarlett Woods, Sheila Packa, Steve Sokela and Tom Cawcutt. Those attending the concert in person are required to show proof of vaccination and wear a mask to protect against Covid. Suggested donation: $10. The event will also be streamed live on the Sacred Heart YouTube channel at

All ticket proceeds and donations will be donated to Heart to International Heart, a global humanitarian organization based in Kansas. The organization has set up an advance team in Eastern Europe and is sending medical aid to Ukraine and hygiene kits to Poland to support the work of refugees.

Keep Duluth Clean is looking for volunteers to help organize a one-day, city-wide clean-up event on April 23, with the goal of leaving the city a cleaner place for everyone to enjoy this summer. . Volunteers are encouraged to clean up in front of their home, in a nearby park, trail or stream, or other places where individuals see value in picking up litter. Individuals who submit a Litter Report Form will be eligible for prizes and giveaway raffles at local Duluth establishments. Everyone is encouraged to register to indicate your interest in participating in the cleanup! Register your participation by visiting


33rd Fitger’s annual 5K, 9 a.m. on April 23. Entry fee: $35 for adults ($40 on race day) and $15 for youth 12 and under. Each participant will receive a long-sleeved shirt and a pair of Fitger’s 5K commemorative Fitsok. To register or for more information, visit

Encore Performing Arts Center offers a Buddy Holly Tribute Show7 p.m. on April 23, and a Tribute to Roy Orbison show, 2:00 p.m. April 24, County Seat Theatre, 2035 Frontage Road, Cloquet. Tickets: $20 per show. Go to

UWS Music Department Orchestra and Percussion Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m. April 26, Thorpe Langley Auditorium, Old Main, 1710 Weeks Ave., Superior. Tickets: $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and free for students. Call 715-394-8115 or go to

JDRF Community One Walk, 10am April 30, Gichi-Ode’ Akiing, on the Lakewalk under Second Avenue East and Michigan Street. The JDRF Community Walk in Duluth is organized by local volunteers. Participants will walk 5 km to raise funds for essential type 1 diabetes research and will have the opportunity to experience a morning of family activities. Go to or call Camille Ice at 218-786-1360.


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