With more than 2,000 attendees, the Eastside Barbeque is an annual tradition that brings families, the community, businesses and Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) together to kick off a new school year. Now in its 10th year, the barbeque supports strong schools and strong communities.
Superintendent Graff will join the festivities this year. In addition, Edison High, Northeast Middle, Marcy Open,Pillsbury Elementary, Sheridan Arts, Waite Park Community and Webster Elementary schools will welcome parents and families with open houses throughout the afternoon.
Come for the celebration, learn more about MPS and northeast Minneapolis, enjoy great local food, and see how kids succeed when communities and schools come together.
What: 10th annual Eastside Barbeque
When: Thursday, Aug. 25, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Where: Edison High School, 700 22nd Ave. NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418