American Integrity entering Duluth

Makinaw Entering Duluth Port

Edwin H. Gott

Photo by Diane Hilden

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Gales of November 2015
November 6 and 7

Friday, November 6 and Saturday, November 7
Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center, Duluth, MN



The Lake Superior Marine Museum Association Presents:

The 28th Annual Gales of November 

Lake Superior Marine Museum Association (LSMMA), presents its annual maritime conference and fundraiser benefit – The Gales of November. Funds raisedsupport the LSMMA and its mission to celebrate and preserve Lake Superior maritime heritage at the Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center.

The two day educational, fundraising and networking event begins Friday, November 6 with a joint luncheon with the Duluth-Superior Propeller Club at the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center – Lake Superior Ballroom.


Friday afternoon provides various options including speakers, behind-the-scenes tours at unique maritime venues. The day concludes with an Opening Gala reception, sponsored by Lake Superior Magazine, at the Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center in historic Canal Park at 600 South Lake Avenue. 


Gales of November festivities resume at 9:00 am on Saturday, November 7 at the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center- Lake Superior Ballroom. The day is filled with maritime related educational breakout presentations, a trade show, and a silent auction.


One of the highlights of the day will be the drawing of the winners in our “Cruise of a Lifetime Raffle.” Two winners will have an opportunity to sail the Great Lakes in style aboard the 1,000-foot Edwin H. Gott. Drawing will take place at 5:00 p.m. at the DECC in the Lake Superior Ballroom at the main stage.


For more information or tickets to Gales of November visit our website at Or call our office at 218-727-2497.


LSMMA is a nonprofit organization established in 1973 to preserve the region’s maritime history. The association sponsors maritime-related educational and promotional programs and assists in the maintenance and purchase of museum displays.  

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