Downtown Alexandria is Alive

May 27, 2016 | Comments Off on Downtown Alexandria is Alive
downtown alexandria 2016

It’s an annual rite of passage; the day when Alexandria’s downtown region comes to life. The addition of more than 80 enormous flower pots along Broadway Street marks the unofficial start of summer. The Alexandria Downtown Merchants Association collects funds and coordinates the project in conjunction with the City of Alexandria. In addition to all…

2016 ADMA Board of Directors

April 5, 2016 | Comments Off on 2016 ADMA Board of Directors
2016 Directors of Alexandria Downtown Merchants Association

(back row) Patti Stewart, James Feist, Pam Botker, Ben Klipfel, Cammie Rassat, Sandy Jackson, Jeff Lanoue, Morgan Hauer (front row) Jackie Lybeck (Treasurer), Becky Christensen (Sec.), Joe Korkowski (Pres.), Andy Mellgren (VP)

Video of 2014 Complete Streets Project

December 18, 2015 | Comments Off on Video of 2014 Complete Streets Project

Pictures from 2015 Light Parade

November 30, 2015 | Comments Off on Pictures from 2015 Light Parade

We had a good crowd and very much enjoyed our first ever Light Parade in Downtown Alexandria! Thanks to all who participated and attended!

Light Parade in Downtown Alexandria

November 2, 2015 | Comments Off on Light Parade in Downtown Alexandria

First Annual Celebration of Lights Parade is being planned for November 28th, 2015 at 5:00 pm Here’s more information for those interested in participating: First Annual Celebration of Lights Parade-rvsd Parade Rules How to light a float directions RULES & REGULATIONS The PARADE starts at 5:00 pm SHARP on Saturday, November 28th, 2015. The route…

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?…