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Recently I was asked “What is so great about Edina?” As an unabashed fan of my city, I was more than happy to respond.

2019 Best of Edina finalists

The votes are in! Here are the top 3 finalists in each category of this year's Best of Edina.

The Fulbright Association awards the Fulbright Prize for International Understanding to German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin.

Mary Stanton, a grantee, alumni and board member of the Fulbright Association, was there as the organization's highest honor was awarded outside of the U.S. for the first time ever.

Voting for the 2019 Best of Edina survey is now closed. The results of our annual readers’ choice survey will be printed in July, in our special Best of edition of Edina Magazine, and we'll need your help to fill it with the best Edina has to offer.

Volunteer spotlight Daniel Hunt

Daniel Hunt is one of those people in our community who do charitable work yet are too modest to talk about it. When he got a phone call that he’d received a Connecting with Kids Leadership award, he says he was humbled.

edina magazine christmas ornament exchange

A group of Edina West HS grads having been getting together every year since college…first to play bridge…but for the last 30 years or so, they’ve shared Christmas ornaments and friendship.

Local women Sheetal Backliwal and Feroza Mehta in Edina Magazine

Christmas and holiday gift giving can feel like a long list of big questions. We all want to give a gift that will delight the recipient.

World War II war camp survivor Sally Sudo

The frequent sand storms are one of the things Sally Sudo, an 82-year-old Edina resident, remembers most from the years she and her family were imprisoned in a Japanese American World War II camp after the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Competition was stiff this year for the annual Images of Edina Photo Contest, but after the dust settled, the judges picked the winning images in five categories: Activity & Events, Business, Plants & Animals, People, and Places in Edina.

A colorful photograph of a bird on a tree branch.

There’s more than meets the eye in this 2017 Images of Edina award-winning photograph. It won first place in the plants and animals category as well as being last year’s overall winner.

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[Food & Drink]
Pinstripes teams up with local brewers to bring tasty backyard barbecue, all-you-can-eat-and-drink buffet style to all barbecue and beer lovers!
Friday, June 25, Friday, July 30, Friday, August 27
[Food & Drink]
Pinstripes teams up with local brewers to bring tasty backyard barbecue, all-you-can-eat-and-drink buffet style to all barbecue and beer lovers!

Event Galleries

Take a look at photos from events in your community.