Downtown Member Spotlight : The Potomac Bead Company/i-Try Studios

November 8, 2018 | Comments Off on Downtown Member Spotlight : The Potomac Bead Company/i-Try Studios

The Potomac Bead Company offers a full-range of beads and beading supplies, in addition to yarns and knitting supplies.    Within The Potomac Bead Company, you’ll find i-Try Studios. i-Try Studios offers a variety of classes ranging from wine and soap making, to copper enameling and glass fusion, giving you a chance to explore new outlets…

Downtown Member Spotlight : Runestone Museum Foundation

October 26, 2018 | Comments Off on Downtown Member Spotlight : Runestone Museum Foundation

The Runestone Museum is a Regional History, Heritage and Natural Science Museum offering a variety of children’s activities, audio tour stops, and a large gift shop with a focus on local talent. In addition to the world famous and controversial Kensington Rune Stone Exhibit, the museum includes displays showcasing Ojibwe and Dakota First Minnesotans, European…

Downtown Member Spotlight : Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce

September 25, 2018 | Comments Off on Downtown Member Spotlight : Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce

At the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce, their purpose is to connect and collaborate with businesses, organizations and community members to enhance our thriving community. They strive to offer superior service and to be resourceful, collaborative and loyal to their members and our community.   You can find them at 206 Broadway in downtown Alexandria,…

Downtown Member Spotlight : Bon Jos Women’s Apparel & Tanning

September 6, 2018 | Comments Off on Downtown Member Spotlight : Bon Jos Women’s Apparel & Tanning

Bon Jos has been in business since 1964.  They offer quality missy, petite and career fashions at competitive prices. You’ll find brands such as Sympli, Miss Me, Tribal and Ruby Rd, to name a few. Along with clothing, Bon Jos offers shoes, handbags, jewelry and Shapeez shapers. They also have two Sundash tanning beds.  Call 320-763-5157…

Downtown Member Spotlight : Yesterdays

August 14, 2018 | Comments Off on Downtown Member Spotlight : Yesterdays

Yesterdays started 24 years ago with a couple used sofas, tables filled with dishes, lots of books and a dream that this second hand store could evolve into something much more. Today, they are a premier antique store in downtown Alexandria. With 25 unique dealers, they offer a wide variety of antiques, furniture and home…

Downtown Member Spotlight : Jackie J’s Bridal and Formal Wear

July 26, 2018 | Comments Off on Downtown Member Spotlight : Jackie J’s Bridal and Formal Wear

Jackie J’s has been in business since March of 1991, serving brides and their families for over 27 years. Specializing in making wedding planning as smooth as possible, they work one-on-one with each bride and her entire group to turn her vision into the wedding she’s always dreamed of.  With over 20 top bridal gown designers, they…

Downtown Member Spotlight : Travelers Inn

May 4, 2018 | Comments Off on Downtown Member Spotlight : Travelers Inn

Travelers Inn is Alexandria’s oldest eating establishment dating back to 1924. Through the years Travelers Inn has grown exponentially. From a small kitchen restaurant to the bustling brunch spot it is today. Ben and Helen Sieve purchased Travelers Inn in 1967 and their sons, Jon and Kurt, assumed control in 1972. It was remodeled in…

Downtown’s May Specials & Events

May 1, 2018 | Comments Off on Downtown’s May Specials & Events

  MAY DOWNTOWN NEWSLETTER & SPECIALS! To Receive these Updates directly to your Inbox: Join our mailing list for updates 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…

Downtown Supporting Member Spotlight : Viking Bank

April 30, 2018 | Comments Off on Downtown Supporting Member Spotlight : Viking Bank

Viking Bank is your locally owned community bank.  Viking Bank was chartered in 1981 and has been operating in Alexandria since that time.  Being a community bank, Viking Bank is able to make decisions quickly and right here in Alexandria.  Viking Bank moved to its new location at 4277 Dakota Street in January 2017, to…

Downtown’s April Specials & Events

April 3, 2018 | Comments Off on Downtown’s April Specials & Events

APRIL DOWNTOWN NEWSLETTER & SPECIALS! To Receive these Updates directly to your Inbox: Join our mailing list for updates   Specials and Events for April 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…