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Uptown

Hennepin Ave & Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408
+1 612-823-4581
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Annual Uptown Art Fest August 4-6, 2017

The Upton Art Fair wraps around Hennepin Ave. in South Minneapolis following West on the Mall to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bill T
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Ocala, Florida
Uptown Arts festival here from Aug. 4-6, 2017.

Free art festival. Many blocks of art and food. Many roads were closed off in Uptown area. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David C
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Yukon
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Funky South Minneapolis area offering interesting stores and restaurants.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hennepin Ave & Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408
Uptown
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Upton Art Fair wraps around Hennepin Ave. in South Minneapolis following West on the Mall to the Lake of the Isles. It is a free event & streets are closed off. This is a largely popular younger crowd area with many high rise apartments,...More

Thank Bill T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free art festival. Many blocks of art and food. Many roads were closed off in Uptown area. We used a free valet bike parking service. Public transportation was being offered free by the city. No free car parking anywhere, ever in Uptown shopping area other...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This area of Minneapolis has its own kind of appeal. All are welcome, of course, but I feel it is more the younger generation's place to live, work, shop. I go there mainly for the Apple Store, but there are movie theaters, places to eat...More

Thank jerdiscerney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Uptown has a lot to offer; Coffee shops, boutiques, gyms, restaurants, bars, lakes, cycling, etc. (soon to be a target as well!) One of my favorite areas in Minneapolis. It's vibrant and lively. If the shops and food aren't your thing, I recommend checking out...More

Thank ErylbyExplore
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Such a great example of local culture. It's a fun and classic Minneapolis place to spend an afternoon with all of the restaurants, shops and little things to do.

Thank Erin T
Reviewed 12 June 2017

LOUD, and for the club set of 20 somethings and people that want to party. So if you are older just avoid it after 6pm

Thank monicadj
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Our son lives in this area and we enjoy wandering around when visiting. There are some good restaurants and shops and the lakefront is not too far away. Overall, there is a good, youthful vibe - the only downside is construction in the area and...More

Thank robertwD7057IG
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Variety of unique shops, bars, and eateries make this area a fun place to visit. However, lack of parking along with heavy traffic make this a rare destination. Just not worth the hassle.

Thank summerleisure
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I live in uptown. It is mostly 25-35 yo liberal professionals. Nice vibe but not stuffy. Good restaurants. Close to the city lakes.

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 10 May 2017

For fun and food and shopping and people watching - with a good movie theatre and spots for HH... Lots of activity and interesting people...

Thank Joann M
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