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Nokomis Days

Nokomis Days

Save The Date(s)!

Discover Nokomis Days September 8 and 9 in the Nokomis East Neighborhood! Spend the weekend exploring our quiet, family-oriented community through three celebrations that highlight different facets of Nokomis East.

Start with the Minneapolis Monarch Festival September 8 with art, dancing, music and make and take activities. Then, enjoy a glass of beer and live music while your kids visit the balloon artist, face painters, and caricature artist at the Lake Nokomis Community School Fundraiser at the Oxendale’s Grocery parking lot. Cap off the weekend with a visit on September 9 to the Nokomis Block Party,hosted by the Nokomis East Business Association. This event is packed with local foods, arts and crafts, music, games, kids activities, raffles, and more.

Minneapolis Monarch Festival
Saturday, September 8, 10 am – 4 pm
49th St and Woodlawn Blvd

LNCS Big Tent Event
Saturday, September 8, 5:30 – 10 pm
Oxendale’s Market Parking Lot, 5025 S 34th Ave

Nokomis Block Party
Sunday, September 9, 11 am – 3 pm
Oxendale’s Market, 5025 S 34th Ave

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NENA Launches a New Business Grant Program

NENA is offering two new grants for Nokomis Area businesses: the Marketing Matching Grant and the Business Partnerships Grant.  The goals of these grant projects are to provide support for Nokomis East business districts, encourage business partnerships, and increase local customer traffic to our businesses.

Nokomis East Marketing Matching Grant
Businesses seeking to update their branding, website, marketing, or looking to attract more customers can apply for up to $2,000 for their project.  This grant matches $2 for every $1 spent by the participant.

Nokomis East Business Marketing Matching Grant Guidelines

Business Marketing Matching Application 2017

Nokomis East Business Partnership Grant
Two or more Nokomis East businesses that seek to engage in a short or long-term marketing or public engagement partnership can apply for up to $5,000 in matching funds.  This grant matches $2 for every $1 spent by the participant.

Nokomis East Business Partnership Grant Guidelines

Nokomis East Business Partnership Grant Application

Contact Program and Communication Manager Lauren Hazenson at lauren.hazenson@nokomiseast.org for more information.

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Welcome to Nokomis East!

NENA Mission Statement:
To better the quality of life and build a sense of community pride by sponsoring actions which help our environment, businesses and homes.

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