Posted on April 29th, 2016 under Talk of the Town.

New Wayzata Weekends

This week’s offerings from members of the Greater Wayzata Area Chamber of Commerce:


Pleasant View Gardens 

Pleasant View Gardens is welcoming spring. Let them assist you with planning your new landscape, maintaining your existing landscape or garden or creating a colorful container display for your entrance. Contact them today at receive $50 off services if you mention this ad. Contact Anita for more information at or 612-978-3487.

Martin’s Boutique 

Stop in for 25% off select new spring styles. Like them on Facebook or Instagram and receive 5% off your purchase of regular priced items.

J. Hilburn Clothiers

It’s that time of year for graduations, weddings and other special events in your life. J. Hilburn has gift ideas for everyone on your list. Give a custom shirt gift card to that special grad- and they can even include a monogram on the inside of the collar with his graduation year. Contact Jena Marxer at 612-991-5327.

Lindblom Jewelers 

Remember..Mother’s Day is a little more than two weeks away and they would love to help you with that perfect gift to make unforgettable memories. Stop by and check out their huge selection of fine jewelry gift items, which could reflect a great gift for your mom, wife or children. Your Jewelers in Wayzata- Mark and Paulette Lindblom

Schuler Shoes

Discover their newest spring collection. They are featuring a flourishing collection of the latest arrivals for every occasion from picnic to parties, ballgames to barbecues and weddings to weekend adventures. A happy spring starts with Schuler Shoes. Your neighborhood Wayzata Schuler Shoes is located in Colonial Square at 1175 East Wayzata Blvd, near Lunds.

Blanc de Blanc

Blanc de Blanc has the perfect Mother’s Day gifts. Luxurious sleepwear, robes and slippers; beautiful jewelry, scarves and handbag accessories; handsome frames and charming trinket boxes; and lovely bath products for pampering your special mother. Spring hours: Monday-Friday 9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. They look forward to seeing you.

Monique of Switzerland Jewelers 

Mother’s Day Surprise- win a $6,000 diamond ring from Monique at 728 Lake Street E. Sign up on Facebook or enter contest by visiting their store. The drawing will take place May 8 at 6:00 p.m.  All things for mom at 50% off through Mother’s Day. Pearls, Posh Mommy, Sterling Silver, Svarovski Crystals and of course all fine jewelry including custom design in platinum or gold- just for mom. Contact Monique at 952-473-1726.


Lord Fletcher’s

They are getting ready for the warm weather coming our way. The Wharf is now open. Bring on summer!

District Fresh Kitchen + Bar 

Meet local artist Bob Hest at their Derby Day Happy Hour on May 7 from 3:00-6:00 p.m. His wonderful horse paintings and more new work will be on display. Enjoy Derby Day Juleps, specials and a toast to the winner with a Pimms Cup. On Sunday, May 8 enjoy a tasty organic brunch buffet in their welcoming bright kitchen- a perfect way to celebrate Mother’s Day. Call 952-473-6500 for reservations.

Primo Plates & Pours

Join Primo for their Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet on May 8 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Enjoy prime rib, salads, potatoes, Belgian waffles, bacon, shrimp cocktail, desserts and more. Price is $29.95/adult and $14.95/kid, call 952-479-1143 for reservations.

McCormick’s Pub & Restaurant 

They have launched their new spring menu, of which two highlights are Monday’s special- a Chicken Piccata and the new every day salad, a delicious beet and orange version to which you can add chicken or salmon. View the full menu here.


Summer is prime time for tequila cocktails. And with the warmer weather on its way, now is the perfect time to up your cocktail game. Get hands on experience shaking up a few more sophisticated options with instructor Marlon Hanson. Register now for the May 7 Craft Cocktail Class from 3:00-4:30 p.m.


Greater Wayzata Area Chamber of Commerce

Join us for a Speaker Breakfast with Senator Amy Klobuchar on Wednesday, May 4 from 7:30-9:00 a.m. at the Wayzata Country Club. How do decisions in Washington affect us in Minnesota? Get the answers from Wayzata’s own Senator Klobuchar. Register here.

A La Mode Boutique & Nail Spa

Celebrate Mother’s Day with A La Mode May 4-May 10 and save $10 on any manicure and pedicure and $5 on any mini mani and mini pedi. Book your appointment now at or call 952-476-0457.

A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation 

Get your tickets now- 4th Annual A Breath of Hope Golf Classic on Friday, June 10 from 11:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. at Deer Run Golf Club. Golf registration is $150 and dinner only tickets are $35. Click here for tickets.

Excelsior Brewing Company

Their annual Maifest Celebration is May 5-7, 2016. Join them for the release of their Maibock brew while enjoying live music all weekend long. The outdoor tent party begins Friday at 4:00 p.m. and the blessing of the Maibock brew will take place Sunday at Noon.

Achieve Academics 

Achieve Academics is holding an Open House and Grand Re-Opening event May 2-5. Join them all week long for celebrations including an Open House on Monday, Parent Events on Tuesday and Wednesday and a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, May 5 at 1:30 p.m. Join them.

Wayzata Symphony Orchestra

The Wayzata Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce two upcoming performances that are free and open to the public: Maria Sings Maria with Guest Artist Maria Jette and featuring Bedrich Smetana, Richard Rogers and Ottorino Respighi. Performances are Sunday, May 1 at 3:00 p.m. at Wayzata Community Church and Saturday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church.

The UPS Store

Join them for a Small Business Networking Event featuring Marcus Lemonis on Wednesday, May 4 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Minneapolis Event Center. Register here.

STEELE Fitness

Through May, take advantage of STEELE Saturdays, from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Included in your complimentary 60-minutes session is a personalized workout with one of their award-winning trainers and a nutritional consult. To reserve your spot, simply email prior to Friday at 2:00 p.m. each week.

Al & Alma’s

Reserve and confirm any 2016 private cruise date with deposit by April 30 and you will be entered in a drawing for a chance to win an awesome Stand Up Paddle Board, a $1,135 value from Wai Nani Surf and Paddle. Call them today at 952-472-3098.

Wayzata Community Sailing Center

Tickets are on sale now for Wine on Wayzata Bay. Get your group together and get your special priced, pre-sale tickets for this summer event on Friday, June 24. Enjoy fund-raising games, over 100 wines to taste and purchase, great food, music and boat rides until sunset.

City of Wayzata

Calling all volunteers. The City is looking for help with their annual Garlic Mustard Pull. If interested contact Merrily Babcock at