All Community Events

Board & Committee Meetings

All neighbors are encouraged to attend these meetings which feature topic of interest to the community. We strive to make these meetings fun, friendly, and interesting. 

South Uptown Annual Events

February 25

CHILly Chili Fest

Annual fundraiser features delicious chili, a silent auction, and door prizes. All proceeds benefit the Joyce Uptown Food Shelf.


May 12

Earth Day Clean Up

Celebrate Earth Day with your neighbors by picking up litter throughout the neighborhood ensuring it doesn’t end up in our lakes and river. Rain or Shine.


May 19

South Uptown Super Sale

Dozens of garage sales held on the same day in the neighborhood. South Uptown does all the promotion.


June 2

South Uptown Plant Swap & Pollinator Event

10-11am (exchange starts at 10am sharp)
Location: Parking lot of Bryant Square Park
Bring any garden extras (dug up perennials, seeds, vegetable plants etc.) to share at our annual plant swap and take home something new to try. Also meet with other gardeners and receive some free gardening advice. Plants placed in pots with descriptive tags are most appreciated. 

Rain or Shine


June 12

Bryant Square Park Concert Series

Kick off a season of free concerts at the park’s amphitheater. Live music is held every Tuesday and Thursday from June to August.


June 23 & 25

South Uptown Garden Tour

Free, two-day walking tour of amazing South Uptown gardens.


July 11

Bryant Square Park Ice Cream Social

Park event features ice cream, music, a bounce house, and kids’ games


July 28

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Luke Skywalker's peaceful and solitary existence gets upended when he encounters Rey, a young woman who shows strong signs of the Force. Her desire to learn the ways of the Jedi forces Luke to make a decision that changes their lives forever. Meanwhile, Kylo Ren and General Hux lead the First Order in an all-out assault against Leia and the Resistance for supremacy of the galaxy.

See the trailer here.


July, 26 6-8 pm

Kids of South Uptown Car Wash

South Uptown kids raise money to support park activities with a car wash. Come to Bryant Square Park to support a good cause.

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August 7

National Night Out

Neighbors meet one another at block events throughout South Uptown helping to prevent crime.


August 18

Black Panther

After the death of his father, T'Challa returns home to the African nation of Wakanda to take his rightful place as king. When a powerful enemy suddenly reappears, T'Challa's mettle as king -- and as Black Panther -- gets tested when he's drawn into a conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk. Faced with treachery and danger, the young king must rally his allies and release the full power of Black Panther to defeat his foes and secure the safety of his people.

See trailer here.


September 18

SOuth Uptown Annual Meeting

Celebrate the South Uptown neighborhood association with your neighbors. The event features Board elections, free dinner, and entertainment.


October 11

Hennepin Lake Community Wine Tasting

Sample from 400 varieties of wines while raising money for area neighborhood associations including South Uptown.