2018 NE Calendar Winners!


THE COVER – “13th Ave NE” by Peter S. Johnson

December 2017, St. Anthony East – August Schwerdfeger
January, Bottineau – Jonathan Mortenson
February, Columbia Park – Karen Kraco
March, Mid-City Industrial – Karen Kraco
April, Windom Park – Mark Peterson
May, Beltrami – Jennifer Porwoll
June, Northeast Park – Elizabeth Jensen
July, Waite Park – Karen Kraco
August, Holland – Jennifer Porwoll
September, Sheridan – Alexander Schlee
October, St. Anthony West – David Riewe
November, Audubon Park – Jennifer Porwoll

Open District/Open Casket


Open District is THIS weekend! Stop in at the participating art buildings and studios to meet some of Northeast’s artists, explore their studios, and acquire original artwork.

EXCITING NE CALENDAR NEWS: The winners of the 2018 NE Calendar contest will be revealed during Open Casket at the Casket Arts Building. Come check them out in Mike Madison’s studio, #110, and see the winning submissions!

UPDATE: New Deadline for the 2018 NE Calendar


We have just extended our submission deadline for the 2018 NE Calendar to MONDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2017.

Please email your images representing Northeast’s 14 neighborhoods to our calendar designer Kevin Cannon: kevincannonart@gmail.com

For more information on how to submit your artwork, please click here:


Thank you and best of luck!


2018 NE Calendar Ads/Sponsorship

Would you like to have your business featured in our 2018 calendar? And/or reserve a certain date to feature a special event (someone’s birthday, anniversary, etc)? Purchasing a 2″x 2″ ad (which includes a FREE line ad) or a line ad in the calendar is a great way to highlight your business or event!

Please keep in mind, requests for specific months are granted on a first come first serve basis. Sign up early!

DEADLINE: October 1st

Click here for more information and to print out a copy of our rate sheet:

2018 NE Calendar Ad/Sponsorship Form

Questions? Email us at northeast.cdc@gmail.com


2018 NE Calendar Submissions Are Now Open!

2017 NE Calendar cover by Corey Sweeter

Hi Everyone!

We hope you’re having a great summer! We’re excited to announce that we are doing the NE calendar contest again this year.

Submit your artwork (photos, images of paintings/sculpture/etc) to kevincannonart@gmail.com by OCTOBER 1st!

Click here for more submission information:  2018 NE Calendar Submissions

We can’t wait to see your work!

July 13th: Trivia, Bingo & Beer!

Our fundraising event, Indeed We Can!, is coming up very soon. Please join us at Indeed Brewing Company on JULY 13th for a night of fun: trivia (Trivia Mafia), Bingo, and delicious Indeed beer! All proceeds from the event will go to the Northeast CDC, who works to support the arts, businesses, and community of NE Minneapolis. Please come and celebrate Nordeast with us!



2017 NE Calendar news!


Photo by Margo Ashmore, 2016 NE Calendar

Hey there, artists/photographers/Northeast dwellers and enthusiasts (and anybody else)!


You can begin submitting your 2017 NE Calendar images starting on July 13th! So get out your cameras or other materials and start thinking about submitting some great images of unique and beautiful Northeast Minneapolis! Also, please tell your friends. 🙂

We hope to make this calendar the best one yet! More information/updates on the 2017 calendar coming soon.

Updates: NE Ride & Indeed We Can!

Happy June, everyone! We hope you’re enjoying the summery weather. 🙂



In case you haven’t heard already, we’re sad to report that we will NOT be doing the Northeast Ride this year. But, there is good news! In the ride’s place, we’re having a different, fun event: INDEED WE CAN! The event will be held on July 13th at Indeed Brewing Company. More info about the event will be posted here VERY SOON. Mark your calendars now because it’s going to be a lot of fun!



2016 NE Calendar WINNERS!


By Corey Sweeter – Northeast Park

CONGRATULATIONS to all of the winning artists for the 2016 Northeast Calendar contest! Listed below are the winners for each neighborhood and the calendar cover. To see images of the winning submissions for each month, go to our Northeast Calendar website.



Cover:  Tiffany Rodgers – Sheridan neighborhood

Audubon:  Margo Ashmore

Beltrami:  Jim Benz

Bottineau:  Candy Kuehn

Columbia Park:  Mason Butler

Holland:  Andrew Miller

Logan Park:  Kyle Fokken

Marshall Terrace:  Diane Loeffler

Mid-City Industrial:  Jim Benz

Northeast Park:  Corey Sweeter

Sheridan:  Margo Ashmore

St. Anthony East:  Mason Butler

St. Anthony West:  Manesha Nordine

Waite Park: Jim Benz

Windom Park: Jim Benz