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Solar Arts by Chowgirls is a windowed, brick and timber venue with an industrial vibe located in a landmark sustainable building in Northeast Minneapolis. This spectacular and flexible space is ready to host weddings, galas, meetings, and other events for up to 400 people.
For over 11 years, Chowgirls has been championing sustainable food, building relationships with local farmers, and creating delicious, approachable menus our clients can be proud of. Our choices are arranged seasonally so we can share each item with you at the peak of its season!
From venues to menus, we’ve got handy guides for nearly every facet of your event. Our event specialists created these brochures with their clients in mind; take a look and get a head-start on the best party ever!
Chowgirls strives for sustainability in all aspects of our business-it’s better for our local economy, our planet, and you! We source as our food as locally as possible and through composting, recycling, and reusing we divert about 97% of our waste.
It's fiddlehead season and we're “feeling the fern”! Fiddleheads are the furled fronds of a young fern (and quite the tongue twister), high in antioxidants, iron, and fiber. Those pictured above were foraged by our Head Chef Becca, and made into a delicious pesto.
Chow About Town
Where to find Chowgirls around town this month:
Chowgirls Lounge at Art-A-Whirl
Join us during Northeast Minneapolis' kickoff to summer! Free and open to the public, Art-A-Whirl brings together crowds of all backgrounds to appreciate our thriving arts community. Come up to see Solar Arts by Chowgirls transformed into a space where you can relax, grab some food & drink, and enjoy local artists in a welcoming . . . Read More
We're in full support of programs that aim to eliminate food waste, especially in such a eco-friendly manner. Think something like this could work locally?
"In 2014, Tim Jenkins decided to create Seattle Food Rescue, a program that would facilitate the transport of healthy, wholesome, leftover food from stores directly to low-income residents in central Seattle via a sustainable, renewable resource – bike power." via Organic Authority
Sending huge congratulations to Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA)'s Executive Director, Alejandra Pelinka, on her next endeavor! We've enjoyed working with her over the years, and know she'll do great things as Director of Creative Placemaking and Engagement for the City of Bloomington!
We love the farmers we work with, and the foodies in our community, so the idea of Barnraiser, a crowdfunding platform and community that revolves around sustainable and healthy food, really resonates with us.