Yoga by the Fountain & Thursdays Till 7
*August 3rd class canceled due to weather!
Thursdays in July, August at 6:30 p.m. Shopping + Yoga + Happy Hour = Thursday Nights at 50th & France!
Yoga by the Fountain is back this summer! YogaFit Studios will be providing complimentary beginner yoga classes on every Thursday in July and August starting at a NEW time - 6:30 p.m. The fountain is located in front of Belleson's on West 50th Street at 50th & France. Many of our businesses are staying open later on Thursday evenings. Check our directory for more information on exact store hours.
Happy Hours after for class participants! Some of our restaurants are hosting a special happy hour after the class each Thursday.
- July 6 - Edina Grill
- July 13 - Beaujo's
- July 20 - Edina Grill
- July 27- Red Cow
- August 3 - Beaujo's - Class is canceled due to weather!
- August 10 - Edina Grill
- August 17 - Beaujo's
- August 24 - Edina Grill
- August 30 - Red Cow
Other participating stores:
- Agra Culture Kitchen & Press - Delicious, healthy samples every Thursday.
- Scout & Molly's Boutique - Every Thursday, if you come in with your yoga mat before the class, receive 10% off. On July 13 and August 10, Scout & Molly's will provide swag items and water tumblers!
- Athleta - Complimentary tote bags with hair ties and a coupon for $10 off your $75 purchase!
- Title Nine - $9 off bra gift cards to all participants plus a 15% off purchase coupon that would be good through the weekend of the class.
- Harriet & Alice - Table with yoga bags and yoga candles. *Also open until 8 p.m. at their location in the alleyway between At Home & Co. and Belleson's for classes, shopping and hosting events.
- STEELE Fitness - Will offer 30-day membership trial or personal training session.
Open Streets on 50th
Join us Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017 for Open Streets on 50th!
We're closing West 50th Street between Wooddale Avenue in Edina and Chowen Avenue in Minneapolis for the third-annual Open Streets on 50th!
The street will be open to bikes and pedestrians to enjoy music, dance, games, crafts, yoga and other creative and active events. Civic, athletic, artistic, creative and neighborhood groups, as well as businesses will participate! Open Streets is dog-friendly, too!
It's time for everyone to come together for a day of celebration and community building!
To fill out an on-line application to participate, please apply here.
2017 Pumpkin Fest
October 21, 2017
Thanks to everyone who came out for 2016 Pumpkin Fest. Keep your eyes peeled for 2017 details! In the meantime, check out this photo gallery from our 2016 Pumpkin Fest!
Tree Lighting Ceremony & Winter Market & Small Business Saturday
Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017
- Small Business Saturday - Spend the day shopping at 50th & France receiving discounts and celebrate small business!
- Tree Lighting Ceremony - Visit with Santa from 3-5 p.m. near the holiday tree on West 50th Street. Carolers will be strolling the area, singing holiday songs. The holiday tree is lit at 5 p.m.
- Winter Market - Featuring local artists and vendors. More info to come!
Style Edina Fashion Show 2018
Check back to see updates and participating stores for 2018 fashion show!
52nd Annual Edina Art Fair
June 1 - 3, 2018
The First Official Art Fair of the Year featuring nearly 300 fine artists from Minnesota, the U.S and Canada.
More information on the Edina Art Fair website.
Free Admission | Rain or Shine | Free Shuttle
July 2018 - check back for dates!
50th & France's Annual Crazy Days sidewalk sales features discounts from stores with outdoor sale racks/tents along with live music in the area.
Thursdays Till 7
50th & France shops are staying open later on Thursdays throughout the year. Stop by our shops and enjoy the cafe lights in the area as you wait for your dinner reservation, and grab an iced coffee from one of our coffee shops or an ice cream!
Businesses staying open until 7 p.m. or later on Thursday evenings (see store hours in our directory for full details):
- Annika Bridal
- Banana Republic
- Burlap & Brass
- Cooks of Crocus Hill
- Fashion Avenue
- General Sports
- Live, Laugh, Love
- Nani Nalu
- RF Moeller Jeweler
- Sur La Table
- Title Nine
- Witt + Bliss (inside Bespoke Hair Artisans)
- Aesthetic Institute of Edina / Kovanda Plastic Surgery
- A La Mode Boutique & Nail Spa
- Bespoke Hair Artisans
- Denny Kemp Salon
- Lush Cosmetics
- Oliver Taylor Salon
- Spalon Montage
- STEELE Fitness
- The Hair District
- The Glow Lounge
- The WOW Bar
- Tribeca Salon
Weekday Restaurant Specials
If making dinner just isn't cutting it on a weekday or you want to make your weekday feel a little more special with an evening out, 50th & France restaurants have great specials earlier in the week!
Agra Culture Kitchen & Press - bottomless house wine on Monday/Tuesdays
Arezzo Ristorante - Happy hour weekdays 4-5 p.m.
Beaujo's - Happy hour from 9-10 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday, $2 off any glass of wine and select food specials too.
Cocina del Barrio - Happy hour Monday-Friday 3-6 p.m.
D'Amico & Sons - Wine & Dine Date Night $34 per couple on Tuesday (and Saturday) nights
Edina Grill - Two happy hours - Morning Happy Hour: Monday thru Friday 8am to 10am (Bar and Patio Areas Only). Afternoon & Late Night Happy Hour: Daily From 3pm to 6pm and 9pm to Close.
Red Cow - Two happy hours every day from 3-6 p.m. and 10 p.m. - close. Six different apps for $6, and $1-$2 off select draft beers, $2 off wine by the glass, and $2 off specialty cocktails available starting July 5th
Salut Bar Americain - Happy hour daily 3-6 p.m.
prAna Intensati Classes
Every Saturday 10-11 a.m.
INTENSATI: A high energy, cardio workout that is dynamic and rhythmic, yet easy to follow. This unique class combines martial arts, fitness aerobics, yoga, and spoken meditation to improve your health and tap into your inner potential.
Arezzo Ristorante Ladies Night Out
Every Monday 4-9 p.m. $15 bottles of Pigro wines.
Harriet & Alice Classes
Harriet & Alice is a yarn and gift shop for everyone. Whether you knit, crochet or just love handmade gifts Harriet & Alice is for you. And if you're new to knitting or crocheting, they offer an array of classes! E-mail email@example.com to register.
Parent/Grandparent & Child Class
Learn to cast on, knit & purl while making fun things you can use in fabulous yarn.
Class Dates: July 11, 12, & 13
Time: 10:00 am - Noon
Cost: $60 per person, includes instruction and all supplies needed such as yarn & needles.
Beginning Knitting for Teens & Tweens 1
Knit with Delicious Yarn, learn to cast on, knit and purl
Class Dates: Thursday, July 13 & Thursday, July 20
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Cost: $65, includes instruction and all supplies needed such as yarn and needles.
Kids Learn to Crochet Boys & Girls!!
Make your own Hacky Sack & Frisbee
Dates: July 18, 19 & 20
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Cost: $60, includes instruction and all supplies such as yarn & hook.
Teens & Tweens Part 2
Beyond the basics. Making a hat in your school colors or just your favorite colors.
Dates: July 25, 26 & 27
Time: 10am - 12noon
Cost: $60, includes instruction and all supplies such as yarn & needles.
Beginning Knitting for Ages 6-10
Learn to cast on and knit while making fun things you can use.
Dates: August 1, 2 & 3
Times: 9:30 - 11:00am
Cost: $60, includes instruction, needles & yarn