LBA Events

Join us for an event in the Greater Longfellow neighborhood of South Minneapolis.


Third Annual BIPOC Business Expo

Metropolitan Economic Development Association 1256 Penn Ave. N, Minneapolis, MN, United States

Join BIPOC business owners and entrepreneurs on June 13th, 2024 from 3 to 7pm at MEDA headquarters. The 3rd Annual Business Expo provides attendees with invaluable resources, networking opportunities, and the chance to learn from industry leaders. BIPOC Business Resource Center: Explore a comprehensive range of resources, including business planning, marketing. finance, legal and more,all [...]

S.H.A.K.E Gala Fundraiser at the Coliseum Building

Historic Coliseum Building 2708 East Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN, United States

A long-time dream has become a reality. In partnership with Shanelle Montana and Redesign (a non-profit), Alicia Belton and Janice Downing are now the proud owners of The Historic Coliseum Building located in the Longfellow Neighborhood at 2708 East Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN 55406. For the last three years the building has been carefully redeveloped into restaurant, [...]

Soul of the Southside Juneteenth Festival

Historic Coliseum Building 2708 East Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN, United States

Immerse yourself in the vibrant spirit of Soul of the Southside (SOTS), a Juneteenth celebration honoring the resilience and cultural legacy of Foundational Black Americans. Set to take place on June 19th, this dynamic festival unfolds along 30th and Minnehaha Avenue in south Minneapolis. Join us as we commemorate African-American freedom at this open-street festival, [...]