Do It Green! Green Gifts Fair

Small Business Saturday

November 23, 2019

Lake Street is made up of thousands of small business. Make a choice to support these businesses when starting your holiday shopping. Happy Holidays!!

No Coast Craft-o-Rama Fair

December 6 -7, 2019

The Holiday No Coast Craft-o-Rama is a craft event that began in December 2005 as a way to feature a variety of designers, artists, crafters and other talented creators of unique handmade goods. It is held every year in the Midtown Global Market. 

Julmarknad: American Swedish Institute’s Christmas Market & Festival

December 7 -8, 2019  |  10 AM - 5 PM

This magical festival features performances by Nordic music and dance groups, exceptional holiday shopping at ASI’s Museum Store, and a Handcraft Fair with handmade items by nearly 40 local artists. FIKA also serves up a special European winter market inspired menu with Swedish meatballs and glögg. 

Minnesota Women’s Art Festival

December 14, 2019  |  9:30 - 4:30 PM

The mission of the Women’s Art Festival is to provide a welcoming place for women artists to show and sell their creations and to provide a fun and festive atmosphere for guests to shop. The event has over 130 women artists working in a large variety of media, along with live music, coffee, and treats. 

Luminary Loppet

February 1, 2020  |  6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Luminary Loppet is hard to describe. It is like going to a movie that airs only one night each year. Participants walk around Lake of the Isles in order to experience the breathtaking beauty of the Ice Pyramid, Fire Dancers, the Enchanted Forest, Ice-Cropolis, Ice-Henge, and Ice-ster Island.

Chinese New Year at Midtown Global Market

February 9, 2020  |  2:00- 5:00pm

Celebrate the Chinese New Year at the Midtown Global Market. Enjoy a traditional lion dance performance, live entertainment, children's activities, and special demonstrations by the Chinese Heritage Foundation.