Things to Do in Duluth This Month | August 2022

Looking for fun things to do in Duluth with your kids? We’ve got you covered! Check out all of the events happening in and around Duluth this month – there is something happening every single day, and most events are FREE! 

Things to do in duluth with kids this summer

PLEASE CHECK EACH ORGANIZER’S LINK FOR THE MOST ACCURATE INFORMATION. ALL EVENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AND CANCELLATION.

To skip to a specific week, click the week you are looking for below.

August 1-7

August 1st

9:30am Story & Play: Memorial Park

August 2nd

National Night Out – find your neighborhood block party here!

August 3rd

4:00pm Pop-Up Play: Morley Heights Park

6:00pm Wednesday Night at the Races (Proctor)

August 4th

11:00am Ice Cream (PADDLE) Social

11:00am “Snake, Rattle & Roll” (Cloquet Library)

Noon Car Seat Clinic

4:00pm Pop-Up Play: Morley Heights Park

August 5th

9:00am Family Farm Day at the Head of the Lakes Fair

11:00am Friday Fun Kids Craft at Bailey Builds + Friends

5:00pm Outdoor Storytime with Margi Preus

5:00pm Sunset Safari

8:30pm Movie in the Park (Wrenshall)

8:35pm Movies in the Park: Scoob

August 6th

11:00am Twin Ports Latch On

11:00am Billings Park Days Kids Carnival (Superior)

August 7th

1:00pm Kid’s Demo Derby at the Head of the Lakes Fair

August 8-14

August 8th

9:30am Story & Play: Enger Park

August 9th

10:00am Pop-up Storytime @ Sweet Land Farm

August 10th

4:00pm Pop-Up Play:Harrison Park

6:00pm Wednesday Night at the Races– Duluth East

August 11th

4:00pm Pop-Up Play:Harrison Park

August 12th

11:00am Friday Fun Kids Craft at Bailey Builds + Friends

5:00pm Duluth Children’s Museum Drop Off Workshop: Mad Science! * must register

5:00pm Sunset Safari

8:25pm Movies in the Park: The Little Rascals {POSTPONED to 8/14}

August 13th

9:00am Thomas the Train

9:30am Story & Play: Merrit Park

10:00am-4:00pm Little Neetchers Anniversary

4:25pm Family Fun Cruise on the Vista

August 14th

9:00am Thomas the Train

10:00am- 2:00pm Little Neetchers Anniversary

August 15-21

August 15th

9:30am Story & Play: Portland Square

August 17th

4:00pm Pop-Up Play: Peidmont Park

6:00pm Wednesday Night at the Races– Hermantown

August 18th

4:00pm Pop-Up Play: Peidmont Park

August 19th

10:00am Tooth Fairy Time (Cloquet Library)

11:00am Friday Fun Kids Craft at Bailey Builds + Friends

5:00pm Sunset Safari

8:10pm Movies in the Park: Trolls World Tour

August 22-31

August 23rd

5:00pm Essentia Wellness Center Block Party

August 24th

4:00pm Pop-Up Play: Observation Park

6:00pm Wednesday Night at the Races– Year End Run and Family Picnic (Wade Stadium)

August 25th

10:00am Fire Truck Storytime (Cloquet Public Library)

4:00pm Pop-Up Play: Observation Park

5:00pm Spooky Science at The Great Lakes Aquarium!

August 26th

11:00am Friday Fun Kids Craft at Bailey Builds + Friends

5:00pm Sunset Safari

August 29th

4:00pm Unity in Our Community – Back to School celebration

SUMMER KIDS DREAM Family Film Series at Marcus 10 Lakes Cinema

  • The Croods: A New Age – August 1, 3-4

  • The Angry Birds Movie 2 – August 7-8, 10-11

  • Scoob! – August 14-15, 17-18

  • Puss in Boots – August 21-22, 24-25

  • Kung Fu Panda – August 28-29, August 31

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