Open Streets on 50th!

Rain or shine, join us from 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, for Open Streets on 50th! We're closing West 50th Street between Wooddale Avenue in Edina and Chowen Avenue in Minneapolis for the fourth-annual Open Streets on 50th!

The street will be open to bikes and pedestrians to enjoy music, dance, games, crafts, yoga and other creative and active events. Civic, athletic, artistic, creative and neighborhood groups, as well as businesses will participate! Open Streets is dog-friendly, too!

A few highlights:
  • Electric Vehicle Ride & Drive - see the cars and drive them. Sign up to drive now.
  • Pet Zone along South France Avenue.
  • Live music by the fountain on West 50th.
  • Beer Garden at Red Cow
  • 3-D chalk artist drawing live at the event
  • Volkswagen Van photo booth
  • Bouncy houses, face painting and plenty of kid activities
It's time for everyone to come together for a day of celebration and community building!

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Live Music/Performance Schedule

Time Performer Location
1-5 p.m. DJ Bob W. 50th between Arden and Maple
1-2 p.m. Maryann and the Money Makers Fountain on W. 50th
1-5 p.m. Heart's Performing Arts E. 50th and Ewing
2-3 p.m. Aidan Coy Fountain on W. 50th
2-4 p.m. Arthur Murray Dance Studio South France Ave.
4-5 p.m. Who's Playing Fountain on W. 50th

Free Fitness Classes

Time Sponsor Type Location
1 p.m. Alchemy 365 A10 Fitness N. France
1 p.m. PrAna Cru Class W. 50th
2-3 p.m. PrAna Mini challenges W. 50th
2 p.m. Steele Fitness Boot Camp W. 50th
3 p.m. Athleta Yoga 50th/France
4 p.m. Alchemy 365 A10 Fitness N. France
4 p.m. Steele Fitness Boot Camp W. 50th
TBA YogaFit Linden Hills Yoga W. 50th by Lush


  • Carbone's Pizza
  • Coalition
  • The Cookie Store cart
  • Crisp & Green
  • Lunds & Byerlys cart
  • Morning Star Coffee Bus 
  • Red Cow
  • Rolling Donuts
  • Plus all the restaurants along the route.

Schedule, Booth List, Map

See the full schedule (PDF).

Map of Open Streets (PDF)


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Allina Health logo
Fulton Neighborhood logo
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