News + Events

Weekly Roundup August 4-10

Check out this week’s upcoming events in Greater Longfellow and Minneapolis! Minnesota Fringe Festival: August 3-13. Multiple venues, including Boom Island Park Grumpy’s Downtown, Southern Theater, Rarig Center. There is one big thing that makes Fringe different from any other event in town: All the shows you’ll see at Fringe were selected randomly. Each year organizers… Read more »

Weekly Roundup July 28 – August 3

  Check out this week’s upcoming events in Greater Longfellow and Minneapolis! NATIONAL NIGHT OUT @ 6-10pm | Free. Tuesday, August 1. National Night Out is an annual nationwide event that encourages residents to get out in the community, by holding block parties and getting to know their neighbors as a way to build a sense of… Read more »

Weekly Roundup July 20 – July 27

Check out this week’s upcoming events! Open Streets Minneapolis: Lake + Minnehaha w/ Open Streets Minneapolis and Our Streets Minneapolis, Sunday, July 23. From Elliot Avenue to Minnehaha Ave; along Minnehaha Ave until 46th St., 11am-5pm. Minneapolis residents will have the opportunity to explore and enjoy their neighborhood at Open Streets Lake + Minnehaha! Open Streets invite local businesses, families, and neighbors… Read more »

Riverview Corridor: Community Meetings Announced to Evaluate Six Remaining Alternatives

Ramsey County has announced that it will not pursue light rail as a mode of transit along a future transit route that would connect Downtown St. Paul with the Minneapolis- St. Paul Airport. According an article released by the Star Tribune July 13th, the advisory committee has eliminated 24 of the 30 options on the table as of last October…. Read more »

Neighborhood Meeting Announced for Former Shasta Bottling Site

Weekly Roundup July 14-20

Check out this week’s upcoming events! 7th Annual Roots, Rock, & Deep Blues: Longfellow Music & Arts Festival (A Firehouse PAC Fundraiser) @ The Hook and Ladder Theater, 3010 Minnehaha Ave. 2pm-12am   ANNOUNCEMENTS  Midtown Farmer’s Market EVERY SATURDAY from 8am-1pm until October 28 E. Lake Street & Hiawatha Ave., 2225 E. Lake Street.  Information available here…. Read more »

Weekly Roundup July 7 – July 13

Check out this week’s upcoming events! Are you an artist/crafter/maker who lives or works within the greater Longfellow neighborhood?  Consider being part of the 2017 LoLa Art Crawl on September 16 & 17 from 10am-5pm. Register at http://lolaartcrawl.com/for-artists/registration/.  Registration Fee: $35  Deadline: July 12, 2017.   ANNOUNCEMENTS  Midtown Farmer’s Market EVERY SATURDAY from 8am-1pm until October 28 E. Lake… Read more »

Weekly Roundup June 30 – July 6

Check out this week’s upcoming events! Take a short online survey on the proposed U-haul development along Hiawatha Avenue at 42nd Street. DEADLINE: FRIDAY, JUNE 30, 2017 Thursday, July 6 @ 6pm: Longfellow Block Club Training Workshop @ Minneapolis Police Department-Third Precinct, 3000 Minnehaha Ave. 6-7:30pm. Have you ever wondered who’s behind your neighborhood’s annual block… Read more »

Weekly Roundup June 23-29

Check out this week’s upcoming events! Take a short online survey on the proposed U-haul development along Hiawatha Avenue at 42nd Street. It’s PRIDE!  Check out a schedule of all events here.   ANNOUNCEMENTS  Midtown Farmer’s Market EVERY SATURDAY from 8am-1pm until October 28 E. Lake Street & Hiawatha Ave., 2225 E. Lake Street.  More information available… Read more »

Online Survey for Proposed Hiawatha U-Haul Development

Take a short online survey on the proposed U-haul development along Hiawatha Avenue at 42nd Street. To view proposed site plans and a memo from City planning staff, click HERE.   Loading…

WEEKLY ROUNDUP JUNE 16-22

Check out this week’s upcoming events! Community Input: U-Haul Proposal w/ LCC Neighborhood Development & Transportation Committee @ Longfellow Recreation Center, 3435 36th Avenue S., 6:30-8pm. Everyone is welcome to attend a public meeting to learn more about this proposed project, see plans, ask questions, and give feedback to the developers.  Updated plans available here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/v57rg24sw0iutq0/AACb6a4_BOg2lx08ltnO3152a?dl=0 ANNOUNCEMENTS  Midtown… Read more »

Weekly Roundup June 9-15

Check out this week’s upcoming events! Longfellow Garage Sale Weekend, Friday & Saturday, June 9-10, 9am-3pm  Maps will be dropped off on the afternoon of Thursday, June 8 at the following businesses: Lake Coffee @ 3223 E Lake St Moon Palace Books @ 3260 Minnehaha Ave Peace Coffee @ 3262 Minnehaha Ave S Fireroast Cafe… Read more »

2017 Neighborhood Garage Sale Map

Here is the map .pdf of all participating locations inout annual garage sale, taking place this Friday/Saturday, June 9-10, from 9am-3pm.

LCC Weekly Roundup, June 2-8

Check out this week’s upcoming events! Neighborhood Garage Sale 2017 Spring cleaning? Get your goodies priced and organized to take part in the Longfellow Neighborhood Garage Sale, the sales-social-event-of-the-season! (Register to have your sale listed on our Neighborhood Sale Map which will be widely advertised before the event.) Register by June 3! Come out on… Read more »

2017 Garage Sale Registration

Please fill out our Google form here, and register before June 3.