Season Kick-Off & Beacon Lighting

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Season Kick-Off & Beacon Lighting

Sat., May 9, 2020, 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
3713 Split Rock Lighthouse Rd.
Two Harbors, MN 55616


Included with $8-12 site admission/MNHS members free

Celebrate the official start to the 2020 summer season with special activities, tours, and the lighting of the beacon in the evening. Guests can explore the site on their own or take a guided tour, and join a variety of activities throughout the day, including:

  • Tour the lighthouse while the beacon is lit from 6-9 pm
  • Games for kids
  • Meet costumed interpreter Orren “Pete” Young and find out what life was like at the lighthouse from 1910-1928
  • 11 am-1 pm: Book signings with Katie Berg, author of North Shore Adventures
  • 1-3 pm: Book signings with Christie Gove-Berg, author of Esther the Eaglet, Maggie the One-Eyed Peregrine Falcon, and Greta the Great Horned Owl
  • Enjoy samples of Kakookies, an energy snack cookie made in Minnesota, and purchase food from a local food truck

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