Hand-Crafted & Behind-The-Scenes
Go behind-the-scenes and meet the artisans, restaurateurs, brewers, and craftspeople who are breathing fresh energy into Duluth’s Lincoln Park Craft District. This unique walking tour is a guided experience through the heart of Lincoln Park – a nexus for hand-made crafts, visual, and culinary arts. You’ll learn about the Lincoln Park’s history and its bright future while exploring fun local businesses that embody the essence of “hand-crafted”.
Welcome to The Lincoln Park Craft District
Craft District Walking Tour Details:
Price > $39 per person – NO ADDED TAX OR FEES
Availability > June thru September – see the walking tour calendar for availability
Duration > Approximately 3 hours
Meeting Location > In front of the Bent Paddle Brewing Company Taproom in Lincoln Park – look for the red marker on the map below
Tour Times > Beginning at Bent Paddle Brewing Company at 10:00AM and ending at approximately 1:00PM
All-Inclusive > Guided walking tour, VIP behind-the-scenes tours at each location, ice cream samples at Love Creamery, and craft beer samples at Bent Paddle Brewing Company
Maximum Participants > 10 people (call for larger group options)
Minimum Age > 13 years of age or older – children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult/guardian and ID is required for beer samples at Bent Paddle Brewing
Walking Distance > Approximately 1 mile at a leisurely pace
Tipping > Tips are not included, please consider tipping your guide
Craft District Walking Tour Highlights:
The Lincoln Park Craft District Walking Tour begins at Bent Paddle Brewing Company and follows a leisurely route that showcases Lincoln Park’s history and an immersive experience with local artisans. You’ll learn about the Lincoln Park’s recent revival and the inspiration for the neighborhood’s exciting new identity as a nexus for hand-made craftsmanship. You’ll experience exclusive, behind-the-scenes tours and meet the local artisans shaping The Craft District’s bright future.
Your first stop is OMC Smokehouse where you’ll learn about the owner’s efforts to revitalize Lincoln Park and explore their restaurant’s unique brand of hand-crafted, house-smoked barbecue made with a focus on local, fresh and clean ingredients. Your second stop is Duluth Pottery & Tile where you’ll explore the artistic lifestyle with owner Karin Kraemer. You’ll make a brief stop at Love Creamery for a sample of delicious, hand-crafted ice cream before visiting our friends at Frost River Trading Company. You’ll explore the hand-made process that the Frost River Team uses to craft canoe packs, backpacks, briefcases, luggage and accessories that are shipped across the country and around the world. Last (but not least), your tour will wrap up at Bent Paddle Brewing Company to explore their new pilot brewery and taproom before sitting down to enjoy a celebratory brew.
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