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Father’s Day Photo Contest

May 12, 2014

June is a time for summer and a time to celebrate all the great Dads out there – Happy Father’s Day!

The Edgewater Hotel is celebrating all Dads with a photo contest with a top prize of a weekend at the Edge for four with pizza and arcade tokens.  Enter your favorite Dad photo or vote before May 21!

June is beautiful in Duluth and Dad is sure to enjoy a charter fishing boat excursion or a bike ride along the Lakewalk.  The Edgewater offers guests complimentary use of bicycles and has access to the Lakewalk.  Or take a drive up the north shore of Lake Superior and enjoy time at any number of state parks like Gooseberry Falls and Split Rock Lighthouse.

Get out and enjoy summer time in Duluth with your Dad!

Duluth Appreciation Week!

May 7, 2014

Duluth appreciation weekWoot! Woot! It’s Duluth Appreciation Week and that means fun and savings for you our local guests.  The Canal Park Business Association and Duluth Attractions Council are declaring the week of May 11 – 17 as Duluth Appreciation Week and to celebrate they have come up with a discount card with specials for local shops, restaurants and attractions.  You can download a card at www. Duluthweek.com or find one at any of the participating venues.

The Edgewater is thrilled to be a part of Duluth Week with half off wristbands.  We can’t wait to see you next week!

Mother’s Day Brunch in Duluth

April 30, 2014

With the coming of spring also comes that special day when we honor our mothers who have put up with us all these years.  We wish all the mothers a very Happy Mother’s Day on May 11!

We hope you get to spend the day together and offer up these Mother’s Day suggestions:

Our top Brunch picks are Midi’s Restaurant in the Fitger’s complex, Greysolon Ballroom featuring Blackwoods Restaurant, and, one of our favorites, brunch at Glensheen Mansion featuring Savories Catering (this one includes a tour!).  Of course, our very own breakfast is a top notch buffet with yummy, gooey cinnamon rolls, meats, eggs, a yogurt parfait bar and much more!

There are some other fun and interesting suggestions to make for this day.  Fairlawn Mansion in Superior, Wisconsin is offering half price admission for tours.  The Miller Hill Mall has a Mother’s Day fashion show starting at 9 am.

Weather permitting, a walk in Canal Park or along the Lakewalk is always enjoyable and it’s one of the free things to do in Duluth!

If you are staying at the Edgewater Hotel while visiting your mother, access to the Lakewalk is right out the back door and our breakfast buffet is on site.  And you will certainly enjoy the view of Lake Superior while you are here.  Happy Mother’s Day!

Easter at the Edge!

April 9, 2014

Hippity Hoppity Easter’s on its way! And the weekend is full of fun kid’s activities!  On Friday and Saturday night Paradise Cove Arcade will host an egg hunt.  Special themed crafts will be available 5 – 7 pm in the Waterpark as well.  Tiki Tom and his special friend, the Easter Bunny, will be making special appearances too!

On Saturday and Sunday morning the Rubber Ducky Race will be held at 10 am in the lazy river.  The lazy river races are always a huge hit with the kids!

We have a special package just for you for this fun filled weekend with 25% off a two night stay.  Reserve now before it is sold out!  Happy Spring Time at the Edgewater!