North End Days begins Friday
Superior's downtown and North End host the North End Days festival Friday, Oct. 12, and Saturday, Oct. 13.
Events kick off Friday with the Goin' Postal Art and Music Festival. Several establishments, including Goin' Postal, Vintage Italian Pizza, Art on the Planet, Framing by Stengi, The Thirsty
Pagen and The Spirit Room, will feature art and music.
A drive-in showing of "Monster's Inc." begins at 7 p.m. in the municipal parking lot between World of Wheels and Banks Avenue. The World of Wheels will be open for popcorn and other treats.
The Superior Spooktacular Parade and Pumpkin Patch starts at 2 p.m. Saturday down Ogden Avenue from North 14th street, to Broadway, to Hughitt Ave. The parade run past many vendors along Broadway, next to the pumpkin patch in the Salvation Army parking lot. Deep Water Music will perform. There will also be bounce houses and games. Bring one toiletry item to donate. There will be collection areas in the pumpkin patch for the Salvation Army.
In the Community Gardens Park you can enjoy a s'more roasted in a nice warming pit. There will be a costume contest at 4 p.m. on the main stage near the corner of Ogden and Broadway, judged by Superior Mayor Jim Paine.
The North End Days "Monster Mash" Street Dance begins at 6 p.m. on the corner of Broadway and Ogden. Born Too Late take the stage at 6 p.m., followed by Buckwild at 7 p.m. and South (North for the night) of Superior from 9-11 p.m.
The beer garden will be open from 2-11 p.m. at the corner of Ogden and Broadway.
A portion of the proceeds from the day will go to the Boys and Girls Club.
For more information, visit northenddays.com.