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Welcome!

The Corcoran Neighborhood is situated in the heart of south Minneapolis, Minnesota, and is bounded by East Lake Street to the north, East 36th Street to the south, Hiawatha Avenue to the east, and Cedar Avenue to the west. Learn more about the Corcoran Neighborhood on our About page.

Our Mission

The Corcoran Neighborhood Organization (CNO) unites neighbors to strengthen our community. We envision Corcoran as a place that fosters leadership, engagement, and a sense of belonging.



Recent News

Book & Bake Sale January 24

Book & Bake Sale January 24

Book Donations Now Accepted The Corcoran Book and Bake Sale has been a well-loved tradition in the neighborhood for the past 16 years, bringing community members together over an appreciation for books and baked goods. The event will be held Saturday, January 24 from 9:00am to 4:00pm. All proceeds support the work of the Corcoran
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Season Review & Statistics of the Midtown Farmers Market in 2014

Season Review & Statistics of the Midtown Farmers Market in 2014

By: Miguel Goebel, Market Manager The 2014 season of the Midtown Farmers Market proved to be a very successful one, breaking ground and setting records in a number of areas. The market was founded by the Corcoran Neighborhood Organization in 2003 with the help of many community partners and volunteers from the surrounding neighborhoods. New and
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Join the Midtown Farmers Market Advisory Committee

Join the Midtown Farmers Market Advisory Committee

Are you interested in volunteering and becoming more involved with the Midtown Farmers Market? If so, the market is currently looking for passionate individuals who are interested in helping the market with event planning, communications, fundraising, volunteer recruitment and on-site market day support. Advisory Committee members play a vital role in the market’s success and
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Local Business: Drew’s Homemade Caramel Corn

Local Business: Drew’s Homemade Caramel Corn

By: Kelly Savage, Corcoran resident Has anyone noticed a sweet, delicious smell from the far southern storefront across from the Chatterbox Pub? About a year ago a new tenant moved in a tasty business. Drew’s Concessions, owned by Drew MacPhail, goes back about 15 years. After an unfulfilling office workday doing customer service at an
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Winning Recipes from Soup Cook-Off

Winning Recipes from Soup Cook-Off

From left to right: Kim Medin with Spicy Moroccan Chicken Stew; April Riordan with Tsardust “Farmers Market” Vegetable Soup; Norbert Kappes with “Christmas Eve” Oyster Stew; and Elen Bahr with Black Bean Chili with Butternut Squash. Spicy Moroccan Chicken Stew prepared by Tom and Kim Medin Ingredients • 2 teaspoons cinnamon • 2 teaspoons cumin
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