This new blog series will serve as a round-up of upcoming events on Grand Avenue so you can have an easy one-stop spot to find out what’s happening on the Avenue.
ABBOTT PAINT & CARPET AUGUST CARPET SALE
All this August, St. Paul’s own Abbott Paint & Carpet will be holding a carpet sale at their stores. They’re offering 15% off installed carpet on Mohawk, Masland, Dixie and Shaw!
BELLECOUR BAKERY POP-UP AT COOKS OF CROCUS HILL
Cooks are super excited to be working with Bellecour Bakery to bring you all the tasty treats from France via Wayzata! Stop in and pick up a variety of goodies daily. Monday through Friday open from 7 AM to close. Weekends 8 AM to close!
Billy's on Grand Prime Rib Night
This Friday, Billy’s is getting super midwestern up on Grand Ave and having a Prime Rib Night. The prime rib is a hunk of burning love that’s hickory smoked, herb salt crusted and cooked in duck fat. Get it before it’s gone!
Chef says it should be ready at about 6pm. $24.
Coconut Thai Open!
The Grand Avenue location is now open for take-out as of Friday July 31st! Say hi to the newest addition to the Avenue.
Address: 720 Grand Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55105
Macalester College Fall Semester Begins September 2
Just a heads up for all us townies, the kids’ll be back in town September 2nd! We wish them all the best of luck to the starting class of 2020!
RED BALLOON BOOKSTORE HOSTING VIRTUAL BOOK LAUNCH PARTY
Red Balloon Bookshop invites you to join them for a virtual launch party in honor of The Whatifs, the debut picture book from Minnesota author (and former Red Balloon Bookseller) Emily Kilgore!
Emily will share her beautiful new book with you, and will take limited questions from the audience (as time and technology allow!). Bring Your Own Cake and connect wherever you are!
Irish on Grand Online State Fair Market Participant
This year, the state fair has built a website showing you where you can find vendors typically at the Minnesota State Fair. One of those is our very own Irish on Grand. Stop by and celebrate with them!
VIRTUAL EVENT – ART BOOK CLUB: BIG MAGIC BY ELIZABETH GILBERT
FREE August 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Psst…. Wet Paint has started an Art Book Club.
Wish you read more about art? Interested in talking about Creativity? Artists? Art movements? The artistic process? Art concepts?
This month’s book: Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
Read the selection and join online to discuss. Haven’t read the book? Join anyway and discover!
Facilitated by your most excellent host, Tara Tieso; teaching artist and active member of the Twin Cities arts community.