Donate to the Festival
You can donate to the Fall Festival in the following ways:
- By shopping at your favorite stores
- By searching the web
- By giving a monetary donation
When you use shop or search the Web to donate to the Festival, it doesn’t cost you a thing! All you have to do is select the Duluth Fall Festival as the recipient of your activity. Or, as you complete your year-end giving, consider donating to the Festival to make an immediate impact on your community. if your company has a gift-matching program, you can double your donation to the Festival for an even greater impact.
The following table shows some of the ways that you can support the Festival through your actions and generosity.
|What You Do||What the Festival Gets||Sponsor|
|Shop at Amazon.com||A percentage of your purchase||Amazon||
|Select the Duluth Fall Festival as your charity of choice in corporate giving programs.||Gift Match||Benevity Causes||
|Shop at Kroger and use your Plus card.||A percentage of your purchase||Kroger||
|Search the Web, and donate 1 cent of every search.||One cent per search||GoodSearch||
|Shop on the Web.||A percentage of your purchase||GoodShop||
The Duluth Fall Festival Carnival returns this year to host a full-fledged carnival, with a variety of rides and games. Be sure to take a ride on the Ferris wheel, where you can get a bird’s eye view of the continually changing Duluth skyline.
Come see local schools—elementary through high school with different activities, fire trucks, antique cars, local dignitaries, boy scouts, girl scouts, dance classes, sponsors, and clowns! The parade begins Saturday at 10:00 am. Streets close by 9:45 am so come early.
Immediately after the Parade, join us at the Festival Center Amphitheater for the Opening Ceremony. The Parade Grand Marshal and Honorary Grand Marshal, and other local dignitaries, will be honored.
Promptly at 8:00, the race starts with runners winding through historic Duluth. At the end of the race, participants receive a complimentary donut and coffee, courtesy of Dunkin Donuts on Buford Hwy, Duluth. The Festival also provides water and energy snacks.