Winter Market & Child Care and Festive Projects for Kids - Saturdays Nov. 25 and Dec. 2, 9, 16
Shop for gifts from local artisans with a new theme each Saturday in Edina 5-0 Mall between Title Nine and Annika Bridal. The artisans will showcase gifts to reflect the theme. **Our Winter Market is currently filled with vendors, but check back next year for artist opportunities!
Strolling Carolers - We will also have Edina High School Chamber Singers strolling the area and caroling from 1-3 p.m. on Saturdays, Nov. 25, Dec, 2 and 16. Edina Chorale will be performing on Dec. 9.
Winter Markets - Located in Edina 5-0 Mall:
- Saturday, Nov. 25 from 1-5 p.m. - Theme: Hostess Gifts and Holiday Party Gifts
- Featured Artists & Vendors: Nick Ardito, Jill Catherwood, Emily Thelemann, Katherine Hutchinson, Melinda Wolff, Melissa Melby, Groveland Confections, Mary Huseby, Pat Linell, Jamie Smisek
- Saturday, Dec. 2 from 12-3 p.m. - Theme: Secret Santa Gifts
- Featured Artists & Vendors: Jill Catherwood, Katherine Hutchinson, Judy Nelson, Mary Huseby, Pat Linell , Thick as Thieves Candles, Jewelry by Jessica, Heather's Pies, Lisa Myers, Jamie Smisek
- Saturday, Dec. 9 from 12-3 p.m. - Theme: Stocking Stuffers
- Featured Artists & Vendors: Jill Catherwood, Cristine Basina, Katherine Hutchinson, Melissa Melby, Judy Nelson, Mary Huseby, Pat Linell, Thick as Thieves Candles, Jewelry by Jessica, Andrea Shoup, Jamie Smisek
- Saturday, Dec. 16 from 12-3 p.m. - Theme: Men’s Shopping day (gift ideas like growlers)
- Featured Artists & Vendors: Jill Catherwood, Emily Thelemann, Wendy Egan, Cristine Basina, Katherine Hutchinson, Terry Kochaver, Mary Huseby, Jamie Smisek
Child Care and Festive Projects for Kids hosted by College Nannies & Tutors & Lunds & Byerlys on Nov. 25, Dec. 2, 9, 16 - Lunds & Byerlys Community Room above Caribou Coffee
Let the kids get their jingle on while you enjoy all 50th & France has to offer for the holidays. College Nannies elves will host complimentary child-friendly activities to keep the youngsters engaged and even more excited for winter and the holidays. Hands on activities include: making a snow globe, handprint reindeer, learn and play new card and dice games, holiday card making, story time and cookie decorating! The College Nannies team has creativity and the kids covered at this drop-off event.
This event for kids is 12 - 4 p.m. Nov. 25, Dec. 2, 9 and 16 for parents to shop while their kids do fun, festive activities in the 50th & France Lunds & Byerlys Loft above Caribou Coffee. Lunds & Byerlys is donating snacks for kids! Children can participate in the activities from either 12-2 p.m. or 2-4 p.m. **We are full for this year's child care activities!
- Saturday, Nov. 25 - Gingerbread house decorating provided by Lunds & Byerlys
- Saturday, Dec. 2 - Popsicle stick Reindeer, Snowglobes provided by CNS+T
- Saturday, Dec. 9 - Cookie decorating provided by Lunds & Byerlys
- Saturday, Dec. 16 - Making Handprint Wreaths & Birdfeeders provided by CNS+T
- Two shifts available to sign-up for. Either 12-2 p.m. and 2-4 p.m. - you can sign up for one shift per Saturday
- For kids ages 4 and up
- Limited to 12 kids per shift
Enjoy our Tree Lighting Ceremony on Nov. 25 from 3-5 p.m. with the tree being lit with Edina Mayor Jim Hovland at 5 p.m.