It’s (Finally) Spring in Downtown Northfield, MN

NightOf10000LaughsIt’s warm, sunny…and all that white stuff is gone.  What more reason do you need to come down(town) and enjoy the actual, not just theoretical, change in seasons.  As always, there’s a whole lot of fun things to do this weekend in downtown Northfield, MN. Read More »

Imagination Celebration…in Downtown Northfield, MN

ImaginationCelebration2014It’s the annual celebration of Northfield’s young artists.  The Imagination Celebration includes the artistic mediums of dance, music, theater, and visual arts.  This day-long event is also the Opening Reception for the annual All School Art Show.  It’s Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the Northfield Arts Guild. Read More »

Update on the Historic Post Office in Downtown Northfield, MN

SONY DSCIt’s been a while since the NDDC, as part of the Save Our Post Office group, has shared an update on the work to save our 1936 WPA-constructed Collegiate Gothic style post office.  There have been some interesting twists in recent months. Read More »

Daddy Squeeze, in Downtown Northfield, MN

DaddySqueezeDan “Daddy Squeeze” Newton has been playing accordion around the world for more than three decades.  He performs throughout the local region with a number of high energy bands.  On Saturday night, he’s bringing his Trio to the Tavern Lounge in downtown Northfield. Read More »

Spring Break…in Downtown Northfield, MN

BeachBlanketBingoSt. Olaf is coming back from it, Carleton is there, and the Northfield Public Schools are heading out on it.  It’s Spring Break in Music City, Minnesota.  Technically, today, March 20th, is the first day of Spring, so it makes sense, at least to a snowbird.  Anyone who has the means and the inclination is probably looking to join Annette on a beach someplace well south of Albert Lea.  But for the rest of us, there’s always live music in downtown Northfield. Read More »