Gma's Marathon: Everything you need to know about activities and course entertainment

By KBJR News 1

Credit: Grandma's Marathon 2013

Gma's Marathon: Everything you need to know about activities and course entertainment

June 20, 2014 Updated Jun 25, 2014 at 9:44 PM CST

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Grandma’s Marathon is kicking off Saturday, and many activities surround the marathon during this busy weekend. We have the latest on the course entertainment, and the schedule of events.

Grandma’s Marathon officials have laid out the 2014 Race Course Entertainment Line-up:

MILE MARKER and ENTERTAINER
Grandma's Mar. Starting Line - D.J. EDDY PARKE
# 5 - KNIFE RIVER CHOKERS
(Knife River Campground)
# 5 - AARON CLAFTON
(Russ Kendall's Smoke House)
# 7 - SPIRIT MOUNTAIN CLOGGERS
# 9 - CHURA FAMILY
#11 - CHAMP THE BULLDOG
(Ryan Road)
# 13 - TARGET PARTY AT 13!
Garry Bjorklund Half Mar. Start - SOUND CENTRAL DJ
# 18 - JOHN HERBERTZ
(Brighton Beach)
#18/#19 - DULUTH EAST HIGH SCHOOL
University Park
# 19 - Little Stores - DULUTH EAST HIGH SCHOOL BAND
# 20 - Verizon Wireless - AWZTRUCK ENTERTAINMENT
36th Ave. E. & London Road - THE BELLOW SISTERS
#22 DEAN NYBERG DJ
Lemon Drop Hill - ANONYMOUS MEN IN KILTS
M & I Bank - BRAD HASBROUCK
The Reef Bar - TOWNSQUARE MEDIA
The Edge 102.5 KDWZ - RADIO WITH MATTY D
London Road Car Wash - JUDY GORDON
Language of Hair - KARAOKE WITH KEVLAR
Valentini's Vicino Lago - BOB DYLAN WAY COMMITTEE
12th Avenue East & Superior St. - RED ROCK RADIO
Duluth Running Company - IDEAL CHEER ELITE
10th Avenue East & Superior St. - SUPERIOR SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Sir Benedict's - SIR BEN'S STRING BAND
(Tavern on the Lake)
#24 - FITGER'S DJ INFINITY
Lindor-Ward Piano - CLOQUET SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Carmody's Irish Pub
Duluth Coffee Co. - BRYAN GATTEN
Minnesota Power Deck - LAKE EFFECT DANCE CO.
BRING THE NOISE ENTERTAINMENT
Lake Avenue - KWESI J. CURRY
#25 - WELLS FARGO PROCTOR COMMUNITY BAND
Holiday Center
India Palace - THE DREAM DANCE DIE HARD DIVAS
Pizza Man - MY SAVIOR'S ANTHEM
Vista Fleet - TOWNSQUARE MEDIA

Grandma’s Marathon officials have laid out the type of entertainment:
-DJ - Sound System.
-Acoustic Rock/Reggae Group
-Acoustic Country Artist
-(12) Member Line Dancing Group w/ Sound System.
-BBQ & DJ w/ Sound System
-University of Minnesota - Duluth mascot Champ the Bulldog
-Sound System
-"You Look Great! No Lion"
-Duluth East Cheerleaders
-50 Pc. Pep Band
-Live DJ Entertainment.
-3 Accordion Players
-Live DJ Entertainment
-Traditionally Dressed Bagpipers & Drummers.
-"Rat Pack" Tunes
-Chris Tyler DJ
-Marathon Party at the Edge!
-Zumba
-Karaoke music
-Bob Dylan Tunes
-DJ from Red Rock
-Elite Cheerleading Squad
-Superior Trojan Cheerleading Squad
-Celtic and Old Time Fiddle Music.
-Featuring fiddle, guitar and bass instruments.
-Live DJ Entertainment.
-Cloquet Lumberjacks Cheerleading Squad
-Solo artist - rock, blues and jazz
-Lake Effect Dance team
-Live DJ Entertainment
-Jazz Saxophonist
-Parade Big Band.
-Middle Eastern Dancers
-Folk/Rock trio
-MIX 108 Radio with Jeanne Ryan

Weekend Activity Guide:

For the full and very informational weekend activity guide, please click here. It has all of the answers to any questions you may have.

Ramona Marozas
Rmarozas@kbjr.com
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