Below is 2018 information. We will update travel and lodging information in 2019.

Where To Stay –

Lodging Information

Holiday Inn –

Advanced Sponsor

NSIM ROOM BLOCK: Single King beds and Two Queen Bed rooms for Friday (9/14) and Saturday (9/15) for a discounted rate of $180

Holiday Inn & Suites is located in the heart of Downtown Duluth and less than a mile away from Canal Park! Guests enjoy amenities such as our two pools, two restaurants, shuttle service, and free covered parking. Call our front desk or visit our website to reserve a room with our special discounted Inline Marathon rate today!

Pier B Resort –

Recreation Sponsor

Beautiful 140 room hotel/resort located right on the water in Duluth’s Canal Park.

Hampton Inn and Suites Duluth North, Mall Area –

Supporting Sponsor

NSIM ROOM BLOCK: Click the Book Now link, select the dates you need lodging, and enter the promotional code ILM for a 10% discount on room rates.

Located less than 4 miles from Duluth International Airport (DLH), our hotel provides a convenient base for weekend and extended-stay travelers. Choose one of our spacious guest rooms or a suite and you’ll be treated to free WiFi, free hot breakfast and our clean and fresh Hampton beds®.

Barkers Island Inn Resort –

Supporting Sponsor

NSIM ROOM BLOCK: Call (715) 392-7152 for $10 off rooms for NSIM weekend. Just mention NorthShore Inline room block discount. Valid only until 8/20/18.

Escape to an amazing resort hotel location on Lake Superior near: University of Wisconsin-Superior, Wisconsin Point Lighthouse, Pattison State Park & Richard Bong Veterans Historical Center.


Where To Eat

Visit Duluth Dining Page

Two Harbors Chamber of Commerce Dining Page

What Else To Do

Are you curious to see what events are going on in Duluth and Two Harbors during the weekend of September 15th-17th? Check below the listings provided by Visit Duluth to see what fascinating events are going on in Duluth!



Visit Duluth

Dates: September 14 – September 16
Time: Friday gates open at Noon & 3:00 pm Craft Brew Village open/Sat. & Sun. gates open at 6:00 am
(218) 628-9996 •
The Duluth Hot Air Balloon Festival returns to Bayfront Festival Park for three (3) days of free family activities. You won’t want to miss the moon glow, balloon rides, and launches. Also featuring the Craft Brew Village, Kiwanis Kite Fly, and the Color Run 5K and so much more.

Duluth Experience Tours – Something exciting for everyone

Dates: September 1 – September 30
Time: varies by event
(218) 464-6337 •
The Duluth Experience Tour Company offers a variety of exciting and informative tours for all interests. Their family friendly History Tours will take you on a scenic journey into Duluth’s rich history. Looking for adventure? Check out their line of Kayak Adventures on Lake Superior and St. Louis River or hop on a bike for a scenic Road Bike Tour or Mountain Bike Adventure. Then sit back and relax on one of their award winning Brewery Tours and go behind-the-scenes to sample Duluth’s amazing craft beer scene. Find out why these guys are the Duluth’s #1 Tour Company on Trip Advisor!

North Shore Scenic Railroad Fall Beer Tasting Train

Dates: September 15
(218) 722-1273 •
The annual Beer Train is hosted by the area’s leading local breweries and brew pubs.Wander the train during this 2.5 hour ride and visit various beer tasting vendors and sample what they have to offer. This train always sells out, space is limited!

Brunch on the Bay with Duluth Grill and Vista Fleet

Date: September 16
Time: 9:55 am (1 Hour 45 Minute Cruise)
(218) 722-6218 •
Enjoy a meal of Fresh Fruit Kabobs, Assorted Homemade Muffins and Scones, Made to Order Farm Fresh Eggs and Omelets, Carved Ham, Fresh Baked Biscuits and Sausage Gravy, Caramel Apple French Toast with Real Whip Cream, Four Cheese Macaroni and Cheese, Bison Stroganoff with Egg Noodles, Organic Garden Greens Salad with Assorted Homemade Dressings, Fresh Baked Focaccia Bread and Dahls Dairy Butter. Also featured is a Mimosas and Bloody Mary Bar. Tickets are $44.95.

More Information…

Visit Duluth
21 W. Superior Street
Duluth , MN 55802
(218) 722-4011 or 1-800-4-DULUTH

Two Harbors Area Chamber of Commerce
1313 Fairgrounds Road
Two Harbors, MN 55616

Superior-Douglas County Convention and Visitors Bureau
205 Belknap Street
Superior, WI 54880
715-392-2773 or 800-777-7384

Cloquet Area Chamber of Commerce
225 Sunnyside Drive
Cloquet, MN 55720
218-879-1551 or 800-554-4350