Downtown’s May Specials & Events

 

MAY DOWNTOWN NEWSLETTER & SPECIALS!


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Specials and Events for May in Downtown Alexandria!


The Alexandria Downtown Merchants Association is gearing up for summer and is looking for sponsors for the flower basket project. Find more information on the project and how to sponsor a basket HERE


LEGACY OF THE LAKES MUSEUM

Legacy of the Lakes Museum is opening for the 2018 season on Tuesday, May 22. Hours are Monday through Friday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Saturday 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, & Sunday 12:00 – 4:00 PM. New exhibits this season include Minnesota Boat Builders, The Amazing Gar Wood, & John Buck: Cat’s Cradle (opening mid-June). For more information on exhibits and summer events, go to www.legacyofthelakes.org.

 

MUSEUM INFO HERE


BON JOS

Happy Mother’s Day to all the Mothers!

Join us Memorial Weekend for our Memorial Day Sidewalk Sale Thursday May 24 – Monday May 28th. Sidewalk Savings of 50 – 75% OFF!

 

STORE INFO HERE            


TRUMM DRUG

This Mother’s Day, give your mom:

Something she loves to Eat……..Dot’s Pretzels & Russell Stover boxed chocolates!
Something she loves to Smell……Woodwick Candles!
Something she loves to Read…..A thoughtfully chosen Mother’s Day card!
Something she loves to Use……Fun & functional kitchen gadgets!

Find all of these at Trumm Drug in Downtown Alexandria, and many of these items are on sale through May 26th.
HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY TO ALL MOMS!

STORE INFO HERE


LA FERME

May 19th – 5th annual Morel Dinner. 5 courses containing the state mushroom. 5 amazing wines. Ginny McClure a certified sommelier will be here to present on the wines. $95 per person all inclusive. Reservations only.
May 22nd – We begin our summer hours. Lunch: Monday-Saturday 11am-2pm. Evening service: Tuesday-Saturday 5pm-9pm
May 22nd – La Ferme kicks off its summer music series. Tuesday 6pm-9pm on our back patio and Fridays 11:30am-2:30pm. Check out lafermemn.com or our facebook page for more info.
May 25th – Farm to Fork Market returns! Fridays from Memorial weekend to Labor Day weekend we will close our back parking lot for local vendors, crafters and farmers to share their goods. Live music, food, and beverages. Come enjoy this community event.
May 28th – La Ferme will be closed for Memorial Day to honor our fallen heroes and veterans. 

RESTAURANT INFO HERE


SCANDINAVIAN GIFT SHOP

 Spring Sale 30% or more!
– All Sweaters
– Discontinued Linen Patterns
– Select Jewelry

Syttende Mai Celebration!
Come help us celebrate Norway’s Independence Day on Thursday May 17th.  The entire store is 20% off with deeper discounts on many items.  We will be serving Scandinavian Goodies 10:00 – 4:00

STORE INFO HERE


RUNESTONE MUSEUM

Mai Fest in Fort Alexandria
Saturday, May 19 11AM-2PM
Syttende Mai is Norway’s Constitution day and its most celebrated holiday!
Minnesota has a rich connection with Scandinavia – join the Runestone Museum in celebrating that heritage at Mai Fest!

Included in ticket price: Scandinavian inspired lunch, live music, games, kid’s activities, jewelry making, rosemaling, and much more!
Tickets are available NOW on our website!
Runestone Museum
www.runestonemuseum.org

RUNESTONE MUSEUM INFO HERE


ACE HARDWARE

Ace Hardware has what you need for all those Spring Projects on your To-Do List! Fertilizers & Weed killers for a Lush beautiful lawn. Potting Soils & Garden Soils for healthy gorgeous flowers & plants. Power & Hand Tools to repair and build! And of course Paint & stains to refresh your house & deck.
And when the work is done… comfortable outdoor chairs to sit by your new Weber or Traeger Grill relaxing with family & friends sipping a beverage in your Yeti Rambler that is Icy Cold.
Sounds great doesn’t it!
With quick, friendly, service & convenient parking, visit Ace, The Helpful Place.  Downtown Alexandria.

STORE INFO HERE


CREATIVE TOUCH BOUTIQUE

Join us for an evening of health, beauty and fashion inspiration on May 10th from 5-8 at Creative Touch Boutique!!!

*Ellas Salon*
Offering
>Gel manicures
>Paraffin hand dips
>Brow bar
>and more!!!

*Raw. Products*
>Doc Haabala will be here to answer any and all of your questions about her amazing products.

*Nice Juicery*
>Will be here sampling and selling their amazing Juices!

*Creative Touch Boutique*
The event will be hosted here and we will be having
>20% Off Storewide
> Food Sampling
> Live Models

<<<GRAND PRIZE>>>
Enter in Store to Win!!
$200 Ellas Salon gift card
Full Facial Care System from Raw. Products
$25 Nice Juice gift card
$200 Creative Touch Boutique gift certificate
That is over $550 in prizes!!

Make sure to invite your friends and mark your calendars, this is going to be an event you do not want to miss!!

STORE INFO HERE


ALEXANDRIA SENIOR CENTER

Friday, May 18 – Garage Sale.  One day only.  Runs from 7:00 am – 6:00 pm.

Friday, May 25 – Veteran’s Chat Group at 2:00.  Update on Veteran’s Memorial Park development.  Spouses welcome.

Senior Center INFO HERE


HELLO BEAUTIFUL BOUTIQUE

Great new items arriving daily! We offer the largest Variety of MN items that downtown has to offer, Clothing, Home Decor, Gifts, Kitchen Items & Drink Ware!
We also have a fabulous line that you can customize 1 of 25 products printed in store immediately!
Thanks so much for shopping local & supporting Downtown!  We couldn’t be here without your support!
~ Brooke Tillman-Sievers ~

STORE INFO HERE


Thanks for shopping DOWNTOWN!

Find All Our Shop listings HERE  and  Restaurants HERE

Consider sponsoring a Flower Basket in 2018! Info HERE