Events

Jun
05
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Lyndale Avenue Open Streets

June 5, 2016

By opening up the streets for people to walk, bike, run and skate for a day, the Open Street Festivals create get an opportunity to experience our city in a whole new way. This is a great opportunity for everyone young and old to be active while engaging with neighbors and local businesses.

Jun
18
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Midtown Greenway Glow

Help raise funds for the Midtown Greenway! Join us for a glowing night of fun and fundraising on the nation's best urban trail! Bikers receive a glow-in-the-dark t-shirt; a glowing necklace; free food, ice cream and drinks; free tickets to the Arts Festival; and free entry to the After-Glow post-party.

Jul
09
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Somali Independence Day Festival

July 9, 2016

Part of a larger Somali Week in Minneapolis, the Somali Independence Day Festival includes family-friendly activites, live Somali music, food, and cultural displays. The event is hosted on Lake Street between Grand Ave and Blaisdell Ave. 

Jul
16
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Roots, Rock, and Deep Blues Festival

July 16, 2016

The Longfellow Roots, Rock and Deep-Blues Festival is an environmentally conscious community-driven summer music, arts and cultural event that takes place in the Downtown Longfellow (Lake/Minneahaha) area in South Minneapolis.

Jul
16
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Taco Tour on Lake Street

Taco Tour on Lake Street is a family-friendly event. Join us for free tours for you and your friends! Be a tourist in your own city and discover the foodie wonders that this district has to offer. You will learn about each restaurant, their specialties, their roots in the Latino community, the inspiration for their cuisine and their great prices. 

Jul
24
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East Lake Open Streets

By opening up the streets for people to walk, bike, run and skate for a day, the Open Street Festivals create get an opportunity to experience our city in a whole new way. This is a great opportunity for everyone young and old to be active while engaging with neighbors and local businesses.​