DULUTH, Minn. -

The 14th Annual Duluth Senior Expo will be taking place at the DECC in Duluth on Wednesday, October 5 from 9a.m. to 3p.m.

The annual Senior Expo draws nearly 4,000 attendees from throughout the region and features exhibitors, screenings, live entertainment, seminars, and much more.

Businesses and organizations will fill the exhibit hall with information on everything to do with being or becoming a senior.

New this year, the National Kidney Foundation will be offering a free kidney checkup through its KEEP Healthy program.  The KEEP Healthy will have participants answer a brief health-risk survey and have their height, weight and blood pressure measured.

Also at the Duluth Senior Expo will be live music featuring the Blue Water Big Band, Chmielewski Funtime Band and others providing music throughout the day in Pioneer Hall.

Every attendee of the Duluth Senior Expo will receive a complimentary copy of 2016-17 Northland Senior Resource Guide. This 40+ page color magazine lists information on hundreds of resources available for seniors throughout the upper tri-state area as well as including entertaining and informative stories.

Admission is $6 at the door. For more information call 218-727-1177 or visit www.seniorexpoduluth.com