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5 Excellent Reasons to Visit the Canal Park Duluth District

Aerial lift bridge on sunny day Canal Park DuluthThe Canal Park Duluth neighborhood packs in all the features vacationers need for wonderful day in the city. The fabulous lakefront location offers great views of Lake Superior and the iconic Aerial Lift Bridge. The Lakewalk pedestrian and biking path hugs the shoreline and connects the Canal Park Duluth District to the city parks, beaches and downtown. However Canal Park is a vibrant area on its own, that includes great restaurants, unique shops, exciting entertainment and activities. The charming streets are lined with inviting cafes and interesting stores. The city’s entertainment hub, the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC) is also located in the Canal Park Duluth District. After a day strolling the lakefront, shopping and enjoying lunch, plan a perfect evening out to a concert, ballet or sports event. Then top off the night at one of the craft breweries or local pubs. 

The beautiful Solglimt Bed and Breakfast sits right on the water’s edge in the lively Canal Park Duluth neighborhood. Our renovated 1800’s Victorian seaside cottage is now an intimate inn on the shores of Lake Superior. Guests enjoy easy access to all the Canal Park Duluth District attractions at this tranquil retreat. Wake each morning to a gourmet breakfast, and sweeping lake views from the rooftop deck, gardens or porches. Cozy up by the fire after a day of adventures in Duluth. Reserve your elegant guest suite with us today for a wonderful and restful vacation in the new year.

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Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC) Hosts Great Events in 2020

DECC rock concert showing back of crowd and bright lights on stageThe Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC) has everything needed for an exciting evening of entertainment in Duluth. On the shores of beautiful Lake Superior, with panoramic views of the Aerial Lift Bridge and Duluth Harbor, find the hub of Duluth’s sports, arts and events. The DECC hosts thrilling ice hockey games, world-class concerts, and conventions for every interest. It’s also the home to the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra and the Minnesota Ballet. After an amazing concert, graceful ballet or heart-pounding game, enjoy a great dinner just steps aways in vibrant Canal Park. With a choice of romantic cafes and lively pubs, you’ll find the perfect place to top off an evening of great entertainment. 

Also in Canal Park, find an oasis right on the water’s edge, at the Solglimt Bed and Breakfast. Our convenient location is close to all the attractions but feels like a serene retreat. Enjoy a gourmet breakfast each day with sweeping views of Lake Superior. Our perfectly appointed guest suites offer the comfort and elegance for relaxing and restorative getaway. Plan your Duluth escape and welcome the new year in style at the beautiful Solglimt Bed and Breakfast.

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Check Out the DECC Entertainment Hub of Duluth

DECC crowd at the rock concertThe Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC) houses all the big events and shows for our city. Located on the shores of Lake superior, the DECC has multiple arenas, stages, halls and showrooms. Visitors can choose from hockey games, rock concerts, symphony performances, Broadway shows, ballets, and conventions. However you define great entertainment you will find it here. The Solglimt B&B, located in Canal Park, is an easy four minute walk from the DECC. Guests can experience a thrilling evening out then stroll home to our Victorian lakeside inn. We offer the convenience of a great location with the serenity of an elegant, relaxing B&B. Reserve your guest room with us today, and add an exciting show or event to your visit.

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