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Jazzed about Highland this Thursday, June 21st

Freaturing - McNasty Brass Band.   Highland Park neighbors and visitors are encouraged to stroll down to Langford & Karls Chiropractic at Cleveland Avenue and Highland Parkway on Thursday, June 21 for Jazzed about Highland.  Sponsored by the Highland Business Association and Highland District Council, this free event promises food, family-fun and the great jazz of McNasty Brass Band. Food and beverages will be available for purchase beginning at 6 pm and the band starts at 7 pm. Prizes and family activities sponsored by local businesses will add to the fun. Bring your lawn chair!

McNasty Brass Band



Check out the video from last year’s event!

Music and Movie at the Pool House

ROCK your summer at the historic Highland Park Pool House      

Join your neighbors as we kick-off  Highland’s Summer Music Series  on Thursday, June 14th with “Pool House Rock” at the historic Pool House Montreal Ave & Edgcumbe Rd ),  Featuring local band “The Rivermen”, the music begins at 6:30pmweather permitting.

This  is a family friendly event, with food and beer trucks and plenty of activities for the kids.

Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and hammocks and gather on the Pool House lawn for an evening of music and fun. Parking is available in the lots on both sides of Montreal Avenue.

Come for the Music . . . Stay for the Movie.

Stay on after the music for a showing of La La Land (PG-13).   The movie runs from 9 – 11:08 pm.

The Friends of Highland Arts (FHA) and HDC are pleased to continue our partnership with St Paul Parks & Recreation to provide free arts-focused events for our HP community at the historic Pool House.  We hope to generate interest in and support for the redevelopment of this WPA building as a place of arts and entertainment for our community.

Stop for Me Events

We’ve got three Stop for Me pedestrian safety events coming up over the next week.

On Thursday, June 7th there will be two events:  one at Fairview and Bohland from 4:45 to 5:30 pm and a second at West 7th and Rankin from 6-7 pm.

On Monday, June 11th there will be an event at Lexington Parkway and Vista from 6-7 pm.


Garage Fest Registration Now Open

The sale will be held on Friday, June 1ST and Saturday, June 2ND.   Sellers can decide if they want to hold their sale for Friday, Saturday or both days.

The registration fee of $15 includes sale promotion (the two daily city-wide newspapers, the Villager, a number of web sites) and a garage sale sign.  The HDC will also compile a map of all seller locations and items.

Sellers coordinate and staff their sale and keep all proceeds. Have your own sale, join together with a neighbor, or get the entire block involved.

Registration will close at NOON on TUESDAY, MAY 22rd.