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Duluth MN | Spring Break

February 17, 2014

To a lot of folks spring break means a break from school and a vacation to someplace with a lot of people in swimsuits holding cool beverages.  To us at the Edge Waterpark, it means pretty much the same thing!  We have 80 degrees of water fun and cool drinks for kids and adults.

 

You can have the best of both worlds when you visit Duluth during the spring break holiday.  Outside the weather is perfect for skiing, skating, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, snowboarding, and sledding.  Duluth has lots of fluffy snow and ice and the temps aren’t too bitterly cold.  It’s a great time to be outside!  There are so many things to do in Duluth during this wonderful winter, ah I mean, spring break.

 

All the restaurants serve up all kinds of warm, comfort foods that are sure to fill you up after a day playing in the snow.  The Chicken Tetrazzini at Grandma’s Restaurant is a signature dish – and don’t forget to get an order of the best onion rings when you go.  Add a little spice to dinner with a meal at Little Angie’s, Azteca’s Mexican Grill or Mexico Lindo.  Duluth has everything from Italian to Japanese to Thai and everything in between for food options.

 

And when the weather outside is frightful, inside the Edge Waterpark will be warm and delightful.  Take a few turns on the lazy river or enjoy a relaxing moment in the hot tub.  The four-story slides are sure to thrill the adventurous side of you.  And if water isn’t your thing, we have the Paradise Cove Arcade with more than 40 games to play.

 

Visit Duluth and enjoy winter and spring at the same time!  Book today and pack your bags for a spring break vacation that you will truly enjoy.

Lake Superior Ice Caves | Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

February 16, 2014

You’ve seen them on the national news and have heard about them from friends who have gone – the Lake Superior ice caves in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore are accessible by foot this year and they are AMAZING!  But this is a limited time offer!  Once the temps start to rise, the ice pack will become too unstable to walk on so take advantage of seeing them now.

The walk is about a mile from the mainland and the cave cliffs run about two miles along the shore.  Most visitors allow at least three to four hours visiting and enjoying the natural beauty.  Dress in layers and wear comfortable hiking or walking boots as the terrain can be uneven and slippery.  Be sure to check conditions before heading out.

Plan a weekend adventure by staying in Duluth and visiting the ice caves, just a short drive along the northern shore of Wisconsin.  After a day of hiking and viewing the caves, relax and enjoy the warmth of our hot tub and indoor waterpark.  Reserve now to get the best rate before winter is over!

Are you planning a trip to see the Ice Caves? Stay with us at The Edge for an easy day trip to this amazing experience. Reserve our Sea Cavers Discount and stay from $75 Sunday – Thursday or save 20% off Friday & Saturday. This offer is valid now through March 31, 2014. Call 800-777-7925 to reserve this special offer today!

Special based on availability. Offer may change or end without notice. Some restrictions may apply. Not valid with any other group or offer.

AAD Shrine Circus | Amsoil Arena

February 7, 2014

Lions and Tigers and Clowns – Oh My!  No, it’s not a Hollywood movie – it’s the AAD Shrine Circus coming to the Amsoil Arena March 28 – 30, 2014.  With five shows in three days there is a time that will work for you and your family to see the only circus in town.

 

There will be pony and elephant rides available before, during intermission and after each performance.  Girls ages 2 to 14 can sign up to have tea with their favorite princesses and fairies and watch the show from a special suite seat.  There will be high-wire acts and daredevil motorcycle riding.  And, of course, there will be clowns.

 

And there is no place more fun than the Edgewater Hotel & Waterpark to stay for the whole family.  What could be better than the circus AND a waterpark!?  Reserve your room today for the best pricing.

Discounted Circus Tickets available at The Edge! 
March 28-30, 2014 ~ Any Show
Regular Price $17 plus tax – Buy 1 Get 1 FREE! Includes breakfast with the clowns Saturday Morning. Tickets can be used for any show March 28-30, 2014. Only $17 for 2 people! Packages available for up to 8 people per reservation.
Exclusive to Guests of the Edgewater Hotel & Waterpark. If you already have a reservation call 800-777-7925 to add discounted tickets and breakfast with the clowns to your stay. You can also add them to your reservation when you reserve online!
*Based on Availability. Offer may change or end without notice.*

Arrowhead Home & Builder Show | Duluth, MN

February 2, 2014

Springtime in Duluth is a time to start planning the gardens and all the home improvement projects for the summer months.  It’s a perfect time for the Arrowhead Home & Builder Show at the DECC.  This year’s show will run from April 2 – 6, 2014 and will feature hundreds of exhibitors and vendors will all the new gizmos, gadgets and ideas.

 

As one of the biggest family events of the spring, the Home & Builder Show has many exhibits and entertainment for everyone.  Check out the fully furnished and landscaped model home. Listen to the sounds of Home Free – a five man vocal band.  Walk through a home that was carved completely out of a single redwood forest tree.  The kids will enjoy the Parakeet Landing enclosure where they can get up close to these colorful birds.

 

Vendors at this show typically offer one-of-a-kind discounts on items purchased at the show so be sure to stop by if you are planning any kind of building or remodeling project.  As the show dates draw near the list of seminars that folks can attend will be listed on the website.

 

This show draws in the crowds from Michigan, Wisconsin and Ontario.  Reserve your room at the Edgewater Hotel & Waterpark and relax after a day of filling your mind with all kinds of new projects to do when you get home.