Longfellow Event Calendar & Board Meetings

East Lake St. Open Streets

We are happy to welcome everyone back this year. More than a street festival, Open Streets Minneapolis brings together communities to temporarily close East Lake to car traffic between 2nd Ave S and 22nd Ave S. The street will be completely open for people to explore their communities in a whole new way. Check out [...]

August Board Meeting

LCC Board of Directors Meeting The LCC Board of Directors is composed of residents and a business representative from the Greater Longfellow neighborhoods. We hold meetings on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm and they are always open to the public. The LCC Board meetings are currently held over [...]

River Cleanup

Mississippi Gorge Regional Park 3349 W River Pkwy, Minneapolis, Minnesota

The River Cleanup gathers people from the neighborhood and community together to contribute to the health and vitality of the Mississippi River. All are welcome. This is a free, family-friendly event. To join the cleanup and experience the beauty of the river gorge, simply show up between 9am and 12:30pm at E 36th St & [...]

Equitable Housing & Development Committee Meeting

The Equitable Housing & Development Committee (EHDC) is an Ad Hoc committee tasked with identifying, researching, and planning that will mitigate and/or support issues and opportunities of equitable housing in Greater Longfellow. The committee also assists with the review of new development proposals and hosts transportation planners for presentations on upcoming projects. Meeting Link I [...]

Environment & River Gorge Committee Meeting

The Environment-River Gorge Committee (ERG) works to create environmentally focused programs, projects and events that help advance the greening of Greater Longfellow, as well as promote and protect the River Gorge.   Meeting Link I Agenda

Longfellow River Gorge Festival

Longfellow Beach 3349 W River Pkwy, Minneapolis, MN

Celebrate the Mississippi River Gorge at the annual Longfellow River Gorge Festival! This family-friendly, community celebration will include free ice cream and popsicles, canoe rides, row boat rides, and more. Friends of the Mississippi River and our Gorge Leadership Team will lead walking tours of the nearby oak savanna so you can see the progress of recent restoration at this site.  Find informational [...]

Events & Engagement Committee Meeting

The Events & Engagement Committee develops purposeful events and assists with outreach efforts to ensure all neighbors feel welcome and supported through a lens of diversity, equity and inclusion. Meeting Link | Agenda 

LoLa Art Crawl

LoLa Art Crawl is back! The Popular Longfellow Art Tour Returns September 17–18.  What it is: A self-guided tour of local art at artists’ homes and businesses Where: Throughout Greater Longfellow, Minneapolis, bordered by the Midtown Greenway, Minnehaha Falls, Hiawatha Avenue and Mississippi River. Look for the yellow LoLa signs. When: Sat., Sep. 17, and [...]

September Board Meeting

LCC Board of Directors Meeting The LCC Board of Directors is composed of residents and a business representative from the Greater Longfellow neighborhoods. We hold meetings on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm and they are always open to the public. The LCC Board meetings are currently held over [...]

Electronics Recycling Event

Mayflower Church 106 E Diamond Lake Road, Minneapolis, MN

E-waste Recycling, Paper Shredding, and Data Destruction DATE: Saturday, September 24th TIME: 9:00 am – 12:00pm LOCATION: Mayflower Church, 106 E Diamond Lake Road, Minneapolis, MN 55419 Please enter via Diamond Lake Rd. and exit via the alley onto Stevens Ave. S. Directional signs and volunteers will be on site to direct traffic. FREE EVENT! [...]

Equitable Housing & Development Committee Meeting

The Equitable Housing & Development Committee (EHDC) is an Ad Hoc committee tasked with identifying, researching, and planning that will mitigate and/or support issues and opportunities of equitable housing in Greater Longfellow. The committee also assists with the review of new development proposals and hosts transportation planners for presentations on upcoming projects. Meeting Link I [...]

Environment & River Gorge Committee Meeting

The Environment-River Gorge Committee (ERG) works to create environmentally focused programs, projects and events that help advance the greening of Greater Longfellow, as well as promote and protect the River Gorge.   Meeting Link I Agenda