Take a look at our past promotions. Many of these are annual promotions so check our current promotions page for the latest deals and events going on in the SBID!

Past Promotions


Thirsty Pagan Brewing Co.!  Congratulations to Thirsty Pagan on being voted the 2017 SBID Pizza War Champion!

The SBID Pizza Wars is a friendly competition among restaurants in the SBID to vie for who makes the “most Superior Pizza.” Five restaurants participated in the 2017 contest by entering in special pizzas for customers to try and vote for their favorite during the month of August.

Participating restaurants and entries included:

Pizza Man Superior – 1602 Tower Ave.    715-394-9100
Gyro Pizza: A delicious mix of gyro meat, onions and special sauce.

Sammy’s on Tower – 1908 Tower Ave.  715-395-0018
Nick’s Special: Juicy chicken, crispy bacon, fresh spinach, tomatoes, mozzarella and parmesan cheeses with a buttery garlic sauce.

Sclavi’s Italian Restaurant & Bar – 1106 Tower Ave.  715-531-5600
Pizza Presto!: A Sclavi’s signature riff on Napolitano style pizza, the O.G. of pizza, but done in a carnival fashion with a 2 way crust that is deep fried, flame grilled and then topped with San Marzano tomatoes and classic Napolitano toppings.

Thirsty Pagan Brewing – 1623 Broadway St.   715-394-2500
Pulled Pork Pizza: Starting off with house-made chipotle aioli sauce, topped with BBQ pulled pork, green peppers, onions, mozzarella and cheddar cheeses. Once cooked, it’s topped with coleslaw.

Vintage Italian Pizza – 1201 Tower Ave.   715-392-5555
Mom’s Best Spaghetti and Meatballs Pizza: Al dente spaghetti with diced meatballs and a sprinkle of shredded mozzarella.

Pizza Wars ran from August 1-30, 2017. Stay tuned for more information about participating in Pizza Wars 2018!

Free Shuttle for Superior 4th of July Celebration

The Superior Business Improvement District sponsored a school bus shuttle from the Business Improvement District to Barker’s Island during the 4th of July festivities.  The school bus shuttle ran in a continuous loop from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m., making stops at the Belknap Plaza and the Municipal Lot behind VIP on Banks Avenue (the new Farmer’s Market Location) with a drop-off/pick-up at the entrance of Barker’s Island.

Dads & Grads

June was the month for celebrating Dads & Grads. Shoppers were encouraged to think outside the “tie” and shop the SBID for great gifts whether dad is into the outdoors, cars, craft beer and so much more!  SBID businesses have great gift ideas for any grad as well as food and floral to help plan for grad parties or just a special night out.


Mayhem! – Mother’s Day, Mark Downs and More in the SBID!

Our SBID businesses offered crazy good deals for the month of May to celebrate Mom, Spring or just to reward yourself with an awesome deal! Download the flyer to see all the great offers: SBIDMayhemPoster

PLUS, Selfies for the WIN!  

Customers had the opportunity to win prizes while doing selfies while they shopped SBID businesses during the month of May
and posted to Facebook with the hashtag #SBIDMayhem17.  Contest ended May 31, 2017.  Chad Martineau was the prize winner. For more info on our businesses, check out our business directory or connect with us on Facebook!


FREE Trolley Rides During Superior Night at Homegrown Music Festival

The SBID sponsored FREE trolley rides during Superior (Souptown) Night during the Homegrown Music Festival. On Thursday May 4th, the trolley ran between Homegrown venues including The Thirsty Pagan, Spirit Room, Cedar Lounge and the Main Club from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Attendees had a great opportunity to make a night of it and stop by the other great shops, restaurants and bars in the SBID while hopping between venues. Looking for options? Visit our Business Directory. For more information on Homegrown Music Festival, visit duluthhomegrown.org.

Celebrate Earth Day Everyday. Shop Green and Save Green in the SBID!

Reduce, Re-use and Recycle when you support and shop the SBID’s unique variety of antique, consignment and second-hand stores. These great businesses make it easy to reduce waste by giving used items a new home. Many accept donations or will buy your used items. Otherwise, save money and the Earth when you shop the great deals available daily at the following retailers:

Download flyer: BIDEarthDay