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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Fireworks, Parade Highlight Independence Day Activities

The City of Edina's Independence Day celebration will take place July 3 and 4. Entertainment featured includes the First John Philip Sousa Memorial Band, a fireworks show, and the annual Fourth of July Parade.

Edina, Minn., June 22, 2022 – After a two-year absence, the skies above Edina will light up again as part of the annual Fourth of July festivities.

The Edina Community Foundation is once again partnering with the City for the holiday weekend, begi...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Four Free July Events Mark National Park & Recreation Month

Celebrate National Park & Recreation Month by attending free kid-focused special events held every Thursday in July.

Edina, Minn., June 22, 2022 – Celebrate National Park & Recreation Month by attending free kid-focused special events held every Thursday in July.

“‘We Rise Up for Parks and Recreation’ is the theme for National Park & Recreation Month this year. I...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 3, 2022

Centennial Lakes Farmers Market Opens June 9

The Centennial Lakes Farmers Market opens its season June 9 with several new vendors, weekly live music and, starting June 23, an expanded seating area where people can enjoy drinks from Edina Liquor. The market runs from 3-7 p.m. on Thursdays.

Edina, Minn., June 1, 2022 – The Centennial Lakes Farmers Market opens its season June 9 with several new vendors, weekly live music and, starting June 23, an expanded seating area where people can enjoy beer, wine or seltzer from Edina Liquor.

This is the...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 29, 2022

Braemar Golf Course Names New PGA Director of Golf

Tommy Koehler has been named the new PGA Director of Golf for Braemar Golf Course.

Edina, Minn., April 27, 2022 – Tommy Koehler has been named the new PGA Director of Golf for Braemar Golf Course.

Koehler, 30, grew up playing at Braemar Golf Course, 6364 John Harris Drive, and has been an instruction golf professional at Braemar since Ma...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Volunteers Needed for Record Tree-Planting Effort May 6

Edina, Minn., April 19, 2022 – Edina needs volunteers to help with what’s believed to be the most ambitious public tree-planting event in City history.

Those volunteers, Park Maintenance staff and the Tree Trust will plant 200 ...

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Press releases
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Join the Step To It Challenge to Get Active, Win Prizes

Edina, Minn., April 20, 2022 – Whether you walk or wash the car, push a wheelchair or vacuum, you can participate in the Step To It Challenge, win prizes and help Edina beat other Hennepin County communities in the fitness activity.

The monthlong...

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Press releases
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Commission to Announce ‘Climate Poetry in the Parks’ Program

Edina, Minn., March 28, 2022 – The City of Edina’s Arts & Culture Commission will announce its 2022 “Climate Poetry in the Parks” program at the Youth Climate Summit at Edina High School Saturday, April 16.

Designed as a public event for students and c...

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Press releases
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Edina Residents Can Choose Among 11 Species in Tree Giveaway

Edina, Minn., April 20, 2022 – The City of Edina is offering residents one of 11 types of young trees to plant on their property as part of overall sustainability goals.

Residents must sign up for their preferred tree type and will be able to pic...

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Press releases
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Clean out Your Closets and Participate in City’s Earth Day Clothing Exchange

Edina, Minn., March 28, 2022 – Each American throws away an average of 80 pounds of clothing annually. To keep clothes out of the landfill, the City of Edina will host an Earth Day Community Clothing Exchange 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 23, at Braem...

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Press releases