The Duluth Transit Authority (DTA) and the City of Superior will provide special evening service between downtown Duluth, downtown Superior and the Head of the Lakes Fair, now through this Saturday, August 29.  This alleviates trying to find a parking spot, saves gas and you can drink beer without having to worry about who is going to drive home.  Do you need a ride?


The buses will leave hourly to the Head of the Lakes Fair from downtown Duluth at the Holiday Center from 6:15 p.m. to 10:15 p.m., with service along Route 17 towards South Superior.  Return trips from the Fairgrounds will run hourly from 6:40 p.m. with the last return trip to downtown Superior and downtown Duluth leaving the Fairgrounds at 10:45 p.m. The  Special Evening Service to the Fairgrounds will hit Superior on it's route: West from the Holiday Center in Duluth along Superior Street to Garfield Avenue, Blatnik Bridge, Hammond Avenue, Broadway, and Tower Avenue to the South Superior Fairgrounds.

Daytime bus service to the Head of the Lakes Fair is available on the DTA's regular Route 17 weekday service.

Sunday service to the Head of the Lakes Fair includes DTA’s regular route service to the Fairgrounds on Route 17 from 10:15 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. The last Route 17 bus departs the Fairgrounds on Tower Avenue at 5:40 p.m. and makes transfer connections in downtown Superior at the Ogden Avenue and 14th Street time point with the Route 16 bus at 6:12 p.m. Route 16 Duluth-Superior buses also provide service to Superior on Sunday – connecting with Route 17 buses to the Fairgrounds.

Complete Special Evening Service Schedule for Head of the Lakes Fair

DTA departs Holiday Center in Downtown Duluth for Superior:

6:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. – 9:15 p.m. – 10:15 p.m.

DTA departs Downtown Superior (14th & Tower) for Fairgrounds:

6:28 p.m. – 7:28 p.m. – 8:28 p.m. – 9:28 p.m. – 10:28 p.m.

DTA departs Fairgrounds for Downtown Superior & Duluth:

6:40 p.m. – 7:40 p.m. – 8:40 p.m. – 9:45 p.m. – 10:45 p.m.