Archive for February, 2015

Minneapolis Downtown Council and Marquette Plaza to host inaugural Lantern Fest at the Plaza on February 21st

Join us as we celebrate lighting the winter night in Downtown Minneapolis at the inaugural Mpls Lantern Fest! (Nicollet Mall between Washington Avenue S. & 3rd Street S.) Lantern festivals have a long history dating back thousands of years to ancient Chinese dynasties in 200 BC. Since, they have become […]

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Share the Love! A Make A Wish Minnesota event in partnership with The Oceanaire Seafood Room

On Feb. 12th, Marquette Plaza and Make-a-Wish Minnesota held a Toy Drive for Valentines Day. Donators who chose to SHARE THE LOVE WITH OTHERS and donated one new, unwrapped toy qualified for a chance to win dinner for two graciously donated by The Oceanaire Seafood Room.  The lucky winner of this […]

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Big News for the Nicollet Hotel Block!

The prime parcel off Nicollet Mall has attracted proposals from four developers with transformative visions that will complete the Nicollet Mall renovation and give new life to the current parking lot across from Marquette Plaza. A City of Minneapolis review team will recommend to the City Council that United Properties be […]

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The Enchantments A Cappella Choir

The Enchantments are the all-female a cappella choir at the University of Minnesota, founded in 2006. They love to sing, and share their passion for music with others. On December 3, 2014, they were able to join us to help kick off the winter holiday 2014 season in style.  Thank you […]

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