LISC National

Hillside Neighborhood Celebrates with HillFest


DULUTH—The 8th annual Hillfest is a neighborhood street festival for anybody who lives, works, or enjoys the Hillside. The community-building HillFest, takes place at the intersection of East 4th St. and 6th Avenue East and begins at 2 p.m.

This year’s event features a stage with the following performances:

Food, arts, crafts and vendors will be onsite beginning at 2:00 PM until 6:00 PM. A variety of free activities are planned including live entertainment on stage, assorted games, a bounce house sponsored by The River Church, rock climbing wall, and a youth 3on3 hoops tournament. The annual fundraising Tofu Toss will start at 4 p.m. followed by a demonstration by Avalon Educational Institute at 4:30 p.m.

2017 Sponsors are Essentia Health, Whole Foods Co-Op, Duluth LISC, One Roof Housing, and East Hillside Patch. Learn more at

Contact: Mona Cheslak,, 218-724-1193