Party in the Street 2015

August 7, 2015 | Comments Off on Party in the Street 2015

The party in the street was another big hit for Downtown Alexandria. This was the 2nd annual party in the street wish an estimated 3000 people in attendance!

First Wine & Art Crawl of 2015 a Success!

June 23, 2015 | Comments Off on First Wine & Art Crawl of 2015 a Success!

We had an awesome turn out at the Wine & Art Crawl! There were a lot of people shopping and enjoying the art! It would be pretty safe to say we had a good 500+ turn out for our first WAC of the season!!! We’ve also heard from several stores the sales were also up…

Party in the Street- 2015 is Official

June 18, 2015 | Comments Off on Party in the Street- 2015 is Official

“Party in the Street- 2015 is Official” (Alexandria, MN) After receiving the official go-ahead from MnDOT, the Alexandria Downtown Merchants Association (ADMA) is going ahead with plans to host a second annual “Party in the Street.” Friday, July 31st several blocks in the newly revitalized downtown region will be blocked off for the celebration. (2:00pm…

Downtown Hopes to Bring Flower Baskets Back

January 29, 2015 | Comments Off on Downtown Hopes to Bring Flower Baskets Back

Now that the downtown construction project is in the rear-view mirror the Alexandria Downtown Merchants Association is looking forward to summer 2015 and beyond. One plan is to bring back the popular flower baskets that have adorned utility/light poles along the downtown city streets. Kevin Mahoney is chairing a Beautification Committee that is looking for…

Retail Reactions, Alexandria | What Should Legislators Do

January 4, 2015 | Comments Off on Retail Reactions, Alexandria | What Should Legislators Do

To the Downtown Merchants: Join the Minnesota Retailers Association, the Alexandria Downtown Merchants Association, and the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce January 14 for a one hour feedback session surrounding an important area of economic growth–Minnesota’s retail economy. Retail Reactions, Alexandria | What Should Legislators Do (Or Not Do) To Grow The Retail Economy?…

Christmas Winners

December 15, 2014 | Comments Off on Christmas Winners

AND THE WINNER(S) IS……. The Hometown Christmas Experience was this past weekend and we have the winner of the $250 downtown dollars. The Winner is Rose Steussy. (Congrats!) There was also a contest for the best window decorations……and the business with the most votes was Trumm Drug…. There are still plenty of reasons to head…

12 Days of Christmas Winners Dec 10

December 11, 2014 | Comments Off on 12 Days of Christmas Winners Dec 10

The WINNERS for the 12 Days of Christmas December 10th drawing are: Kathy Bahn Karl Manska Kristi Furrer Rosemary Diedrich Laurie Kavanagh Linda Huebner

12 Days of Xmas Winners

December 5, 2014 | Comments Off on 12 Days of Xmas Winners

The WINNERS for the 12 Days of Christmas December 5th drawing are: Deb Bjerke Taylor Evjen Barb Gerdes Jenny Erickson Ruth Osterberg Stu Wood

Local Musician plans Video in Downtown Alexandria

November 22, 2014 | Comments Off on Local Musician plans Video in Downtown Alexandria

Ciara Rose (Drexler) from Barrett, MN is planning to produce music video in downtown Alexandria. Ciara is an online teacher with Fergus Falls Public Schools. She recently recorded a debut EP entitled “Beautiful You” in LA with Warren Huart. Together they recorded 5 of her songs (genres including pop, jazz, and country) which recently became…

Girls Night Out Prize Winner 2014

September 19, 2014 | Comments Off on Girls Night Out Prize Winner 2014

Carol Chandler was the grand prize winner at Girls Night Out. Congratulations Carol!