Posts Categorized: Events

LCC Weekly Roundup, November 27-December 3

Giving Thanks, the Longfellow Way Thanksgiving is all about counting your blessings, and residents of Greater Longfellow have a lot to be thankful for. From friendly neighbors to a diverse selection of businesses, there’s a lot to celebrate if you live in Longfellow. And if you’re looking to give back this holiday season, check out… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, November 20-26

Gearing Up for the Holidays We’re coming off of another successful Chili Cook Off, which leads us into a favorite time of year at the Longfellow Community Council: The holiday season. Thanksgiving is only a week away, and we’re already seeing folks string up holiday lights throughout the neighborhood. And if you’re looking for the… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, November 13-19

Give to the Max, Chili Cook Off and More! From Give to the Max Day to our upcoming Chili Cook Off, it’s a busy time for the Longfellow Community Council, and we wouldn’t have it any other way. Today is Give to the Max Day, and we’d greatly appreciate any contributions you can make. To… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, November 6-12

Give to the Max, Chili Cook Off and More! As you know, LCC is Longfellow’s neighborhood organization, and we’re dedicated to making Longfellow the best neighborhood it can be. Help us with our projects—everything from cleaning up the Mississippi River to facilitating discussions between residents and the City or County—by donating on Give to the… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, October 30-November 5

Happy Halloween from LCC! When it comes to Halloween, Longfellow has the best of both worlds: plenty of family-friendly activities for kiddos, plus events to give adults a good scare. If you’re looking for something to bring the family to, try Minnehaha Falls of Fun Halloween; if you want to get some screaming in, check… Read more »

LCC’s Annual Chili Cook Off 2015

It’s that time of year again… time to elect a new Chili Champ of Longfellow! Join us for the Annual Longfellow Community Council Chili Cook Off & Fundraiser at Gandhi Mahal on Sunday, November 15th from 5-7pm. The deadline to enter a chili is November 10th. Chili categories will be ‘Spicy,’ ‘Meat,’ and ‘Vegetarian’, and there… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, October 23-29

Festivities and Fun in the Fall While there are always plenty of events to support Longfellow, this week is especially packed. Come enjoy a free meal and learn more about Longfellow Community Council this Tuesday at our Best Meeting Ever. In addition, you can enjoy a Great Golden Pumpkin Search, food trucks and more at Experience Minnehaha,… Read more »

LCC Roundup, October 16-22

Living it up in Longfellow The temperatures may be cooling off—hello, first frost—but there’s still tons to do in Longfellow this coming week. If you’re looking to give back while soaking up a couple more hours outdoors, check out the Buckthorn removal this Saturday. Plus, there are plenty of classes, shows and family events to… Read more »

LCC Roundup, October 9-15

Fun for the Family No matter what age you are, there’s something to do this upcoming week in Longfellow. From a Marble Machine workshop for kids to Senior Surf Day at the East Lake Library, you can easily find an activity that’ll satisfy every family member. Scroll down for all the details and be sure to… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, October 2-8

Cool Weather, Cool Community The weather has taken a recent turn towards the cool side, but there’s still a few weeks left to enjoy farmer’s markets, outdoor yoga, and walks along the West River Parkway trails to enjoy the gorgeous fall leaves! And if staying inside sounds a bit more appealing, there’s plenty to get… Read more »

LCC Weekly Round Up Sept 25-Oct 1

Friday, September 25th Collabaret @ Patrick’s Cabaret, 3010 Minnehaha Ave S, 7:30pm. $8 in advance from artists or $10 at the door. Patrick’s Cabaret unites six acts each night for two magical evenings of multidisciplinary mayhem, where artists are encouraged to incorporate each other into their acts, celebrating cross-genre art, collaboration, and general playing around…. Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, Sept 18-24

Lola & Garage Sale Weekend! Thank you to everyone who came out for last week’s Longfellow Community Happy Hour! We had a great time getting to know some new neighborhood folks! And if you didn’t make it out, you can always join us next month! This weekend is a very busy one in our neighborhood… Read more »

LCC Weekly Round Up, Sept 11-17

  September Community Happy Hour this Tuesday 9/15! It’s one of the best times of year in Longfellow and there’s plenty to get out and do this week! Saturday is packed with great events: Rail Station is celebrating their anniversary this Saturday with a big party and pig roast. Or you could attend the annual Monarch… Read more »

LCC Weekly Round Up, Sept 4-10

  Happy Labor Day Weekend! We at LCC want to wish you all a wonderful and safe Labor Day weekend! If you’re staying in town, make sure to catch the last outdoor summer concert at Minnehaha Falls on Friday or the Reggae Festival at Harriet Brewing on Saturday!And next Tuesday, show up at LCC’s Neighborhood… Read more »

LCC Weekly Round Up, August 28-Sept 3

The State Fair Returns… The mosquitos seem to have taken a vacation elsewhere, the Minnesota State Fair has just kicked off, and the days have turned a little cooler. Now’s the time to get out and experience one of the best times of year in Minnesota. And this week in Longfellow, there’s plenty to do!… Read more »