Christmas tree at downtown 50th & France.

Christmas Tree Cheer Comes To 50th And France. Edina’s annual tree-lighting ceremony to take place at 50th & France.

The grand opening and ribbon-cutting celebration of the New Spaces design office, at Life Time Work Edina at Southdale, took place on October 28, 2021. A gathering of clients and community partners, the New Spaces team says the evening was filled with excitement, laughter and fun.

Galleria’s Floral Experience

The Galleria’s Floral Experience is back this spring, from March 27–April 10, after a two-year hiatus. This floral installation extends the length of the mall and features flowers by Bachman’s.

On July 29, 11 retailers at Nolan Mains hosted “Date Night,” offering in-store specials and experiences to invite the local community in for an evening of fun and discovery.

sparklers with family

Who says you can’t ring in the new year from the comfort of your own home? Hunker down for a cozy celebration this winter without compromising any of the fun.

Rosie costume

From Mary Poppins to Rosie the Riveter, Elizabeth Kriel has designed, thrifted and found DIY Halloween costumes for her daughter Lilly for over five years now, all without touching a sewing machine.

Local performers provided summer weekend entertainment for visitors of Nolan Mains plaza in the 50th and France Business District. Watch for many more upcoming family friendly events in this wonderful new space near lots of local shopping and dining.

Last spring, artist Blake Stolpestad helped Highlands Elementary School after school program students in kindegarten through fifth grade create a large scale art installation project using yarn. Stolpestad says, “I’ve seen the spark of an artist ignite in these kids as they worked ...