Nearly three years ago, a fire tore through a building housing three stalwarts of the Lynnhurst neighborhood—Blackbird Cafe, Heidi's restaurant, and Patina. The fire leveled the businesses, leaving a gaping wound in the fabric of the 50th and Bryant business district.
Now, under the leadership of owner Dick Henke, the neighborhood is gathering to celebrate how they've bounced back. From noon to 5:00 p.m. this Saturday, join the businesses of 50th and Bryant to fête the , new arrivals like and , and the corner as a whole. Southwest Minneapolis Patch will also be on hand, running a photo booth.
You can also expect:
- $300 in prizes and gift certificates—the more businesses visited, the more chances there are to win.
- Special discounts at neighborhood businesses.
- Great food, drinks, products and services.
- Unique “mini” events at each business, including sidewalk sales, face painting, raffles and more.
See you there!