Homegrown History 1990s: The Incubation Period By Paul Lundgren According to the abridged history of Homegrown, generally summarized in a single sentence every year in the festival’s Field Guide: Scott Lunt had five bands play at his 30th birthday party in 1998, then decided to hold a festival in 1999 called Homegrown. The full story,...
Zeitgeist Arts Building Atrium222 E. Superior St.(218) 722-9100zeitgeistarts.com The lobby connecting the Zeitgeist Arts Café, Teatro Zuccone and Zinema 2 hosts an art show and music by Tim Kaiser on Monday. All ages permitted; free admission. View Larger Map
Spurs on First109 W. First St. Duluth’s only country/western bar hosts Homegrown bands on Saturday and Sunday night. Must be 21 or older; paid admission required. View Larger Map
Players Sports Bar 4024 Grand Ave. (218) 624-7974 Walk into the front door of this West Duluth bar and you will practically be on stage. Must be 21 or older; paid admission required. View Larger Map
Mr. D’s Bar & Grill5622 Grand Ave.(218) 624-4178 The unofficial city hall of West Duluth hosts music on Tuesday night. Must be 21 or older; paid admission required. View Larger Map
Minnesota Power Plaza 14 W. Superior St. Also known as “Lake Superior Plaza” or the “People’s Power Plaza,” the tiny park at the corner of Lake Avenue and Superior Street in Downtown Duluth is the place to see hot fire-spinning action on Saturday night. All ages permitted; free admission. View Larger Map
Fitger’s Spirit of the North Theater600 E. Superior St.(218) 722-8826fitgers.com Theater hosting the annual Homegrown Poetry Showcase, located on the third floor of the Fitger’s Brewery Complex. Find the elevator in the middle of the building, press the “3” button, and when the doors open you should be fine from there. All ages permitted; paid...
Superior Flame Nightclub1612 Tower Ave.(715) 395-0101superiorflame.com Happening little gay bar in Superior hosting three DJs on Thursday night. Must be 21 or older; free admission. View Larger Map
Duluth Flame Nightclub28 N. First Ave. W.(218) 727-2344duluthflame.com GLBT-friendly dance club in Downtown Duluth hosting two DJs and an MP3J on Saturday night. Must be 21 or older; free admission. View Larger Map
Dubh Linn Irish Pub109 W. Superior St.(218) 727-1559dubhlinnpub.com Irish-themed pub in Downtown Duluth hosting Homegrown bands on Wednesday night only. Must be 21 or older; free admission. View Larger Map
Chester Bowl Park 1801 Skyline Parkway (218) 724-9832 chesterbowl.org Homegrown Kickball Classic held on large field at end of roadway through park. View Larger Map