By the Lake Productions, in conjunction with the Black Woods Group, are proud to present NEW YEAR’S BY THE LAKE on December 31, 2021, in downtown Duluth, MN. A portion of the proceeds for this event will benefit the Bluebird Foundation, a local 501c3 charity that provides scholarships to area high school and college students in music, dance, theater, and the arts.

The event will begin with a five-course meal in both the elegant Greysolon Ballroom and historical Moorish Room of Greysolon Plaza, followed by comedian Jack Willhite in the NorShor Theater. After the show, the evening is just getting started as the Greysolon Ballroom is then converted into a dance club featuring Big Wave Dave and the Ripples In addition, Laura Velvet will be performing in the Moorish Room located on the main floor of the Greysolon Plaza. And finally, a Sounds Unlimited DJ will be playing the greatest hits from the ’50s to today in the Black Water Lounge – a dance party to rival the best! Balloon drops will happen at midnight in the Greysolon Ballroom and the Moorish Room. In addition, complimentary appetizers and a champagne toast complete with party favors will be provided. Specially priced room packages are available at the Sheraton Hotel located just across the avenue. Everything is accessible via the skywalk system.