Sunday, May 14, 3:30pm: Run Smelt Run Parade & Party 2017 · Duluth MN
Sunday, May 14 · Run Smelt Run puppet parade
3:30 Presentation of the Smelt Queen
- Maritime Visitors' Center (same as past years)
- Second line parade on the Lakewalk.
- Music by the Brass Messengers.
- Everyone encouraged to wear silver!
5:00 Smelt Fry and Party
A lively spectacle, at Zeitgeist (same as past years), featuring masks and large puppets, including:
• A stilt walking Royal Guard.
• An energetic school of silver smelt puppet and mask dancers.
• A musical procession featuring a delegation from the Kingdom of Smelt!
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Arrowhead Regional Arts Council thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund and an appropriation from the State Legislature.