Celebrate the Holidays on Nicollet this holiday season! Take in the magic of the holidays downtown by browsing and shopping at locally-owned small businesses, and while you’re there take in 10 window storefronts transformed into holiday displays created by Minneapolis-based artists, and 4 history windows showcasing Dayton’s holiday displays, created using materials from the University of Minnesota Performing Arts Archives. Click Here to learn about the artists.
This initiative, part of the Vibrant Storefront work by through the City of Minneapolis, is being produced by the mpls downtown council in partnership with Hennepin Theatre Trust and the City Arts and Cultural Affairs Department, with support from Meet Minneapolis, the Minnesota Orchestra, The Dayton’s Project, Ryan Companies, and the Archives and Special Collections at the U of M Libraries.
Locations for the Holidays on Nicollet storefront window displays include: 60 South 6th Street, City Center (2 locations), Gaviidae Common, IDS Center, Meet Minneapolis Visitor Information, The Dayton’s Project, U.S. Bancorp Center, and Young Quinlan (Strive Bookstore).
Holidays on Nicollet artists include Alexandra Beaumont, Jerry and Cyrus Carlson, Heather Cole, Rachel Coyne, Dusty Dembley, Betsey Giles, Kada Goalen, Modern Day Me team of Jared Hanks and Simone Alexa,Wil Natzel and Darren Terpstra.
Holiday shopping locations include pop-up shops at 50 South 6th Street, City Center, IDS Center and U.S. Bancorp Center. Approximately 70 vendors offering a variety of products including clothing, jewelry, gift shopping and more will be open beginning November 24. Plus, browse and shop at all of the Chameleon Shoppes locations.
Pop-Up Holiday Store hours:
Nov. 24 – Jan. 5
Tuesdays through Saturdays
11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Click here for more information on holiday experiences downtown.
Plus, click on the map below to download a PDF.
Local vendors are coming to 50 South Sixth Street this holiday season with a great variety of unique gifts. This pop-up is located on the first floor, and will feature 9 different locally-owned small businesses.
Check out local vendors from the Mpls Craft Market at IDS Center this holiday season! This pop-up is located on the first floor, and will feature 38 different locally-owned small businesses.
Find one-of-a-kind gifts from local vendors at US Bancorp Building this holiday season! This pop-up is located in the skyway level and will feature 6 different locally-owned small businesses.