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Hayes Scriven, Split Rock Lighthouse, 218-220-6101, firstname.lastname@example.org
MEDIA ALERT: Split Rock Lighthouse Hosts North Shore Community Night
See the lighthouse beacon lit for the first time in 2022; free admission
WHAT: An evening of food, fun and music for the entire family, plus a chance to see the lighthouse beacon lit for the first time in 2022. Grab a picture with a lighthouse keeper, explore the light station and grounds after hours. Take in the live music of two local favorite, acoustic soloists; Hannah Rey and John Cron. Enjoy beverages from Bellisio’s and food from Na-cho Bizness. Don’t miss the “Story of Split Rock Lighthouse” film at the visitor center.
Sponsored by Lovin Lake County. Free admission.
Thursday, May 26, 6:30-10 p.m.
7:15 p.m. Hannah Rey performs
8:15 p.m. John Cron performs
Split Rock Lighthouse, 3713 Split Rock Lighthouse Rd., Two Harbors, MN 55616
About Split Rock Lighthouse
Split Rock Lighthouse, a National Historic Landmark, is the place to discover Minnesota’s role in Great Lakes shipping and life on the North Shore. The site is located in Split Rock Lighthouse State Park on U.S. Highway 61, 20 miles northeast of Two Harbors. For more information, visit mnhs.org/splitrock.
The Minnesota Historical Society is a non-profit educational and cultural institution established in 1849. MNHS collects, preserves and tells the story of Minnesota’s past through museum exhibits, libraries and collections, historic sites, educational programs and book publishing. Using the power of history to transform lives, MNHS preserves our past, shares our state’s stories and connects people with history. Visit us at mnhs.org.