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Up North Excursions Day Trips explore and support arts, music, history, and nature in the Northland
Life-long learning and community building. 

If you are interested in a trip, please let me know.   I'll let you know if there is space and the status of the trip. 

I hope to have you join me on day trips! 
These trips support arts and nature in our region and give you learning opportunities and positive experiences. 

Wendy Grethen
Your host
Offering day trips since 2016
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Upcoming Trips 2021
Let me know if you are interested in going on day trips.  I understand not everyone is ready to go places.   Thank you for those who have traveled with me and sorry for those who want to go on trips that didn't have enough participants.  

Enthusiast of learning and going places
Arts Supporter

I love providing opportunities to go places and enjoy the Northland. 
Masks are required on our transportion vehicle. 

Register button is to the left. 

Oct 30 Chanhassen Dinner Theater The Music Man

Nov 14 Autumn Fest: Arts & Crafts. Canterbury Park, Shakopee

Dec TBA Holiday Special


Oct 30 Chanhassen Dinner Theater
The Music Man

Leave Duluth at 8 a.m
Arrive at theater about 11 a.m. for a delicious lunch.
Return about 7:30 p.m.
Register by 9/29
This lively musical is not to be missed. You will experience the talent of voices, live music, costumes and be drawn into the story.  A delightful lunch will precede the show.
Register by 9/29
Seats Available 4 (as of 9/16/2021)



November 14 - Sunday
Canterbury Park – Autumn Festival: Arts and Craft Affair
Leave Perkins West at 8:15 a.m.
Return about  7 p.m.
Register by 10/25
This festival has over 125+ large booths filled with artisan creative projects.  You will be in the holiday season spirit for sure when attending this.  The fair is held at Canterbury Park.  Food options at the fair. Prize drawings at the fair.  We will be at the fair about 4.5 hours.
$75  (admission included)  Plenty of space on the bus to bring back your purchases. 
Seasts Available: 30 (as of 9/15/2021)


When you write out a check address it to
 Wendy Up North.

A minimum number of participants is needed by the deadline for a trip to go. 
Check with the hosit if seats are available before mailing in a check.  
To be complete your registration must include payment.  

Keep safe. 

Hope to see you on a day trip outing soon!  I love to provide fun experiences.  As a teacher by heart I think experiences and opportuniies to learn are everywhere and these trips bring you to potentially new places for you to come on your own or with friends and family.  The trips also save gas and parking hassles.  

UpNorth Excursions
Wendy Grethen

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