Corcoran neighborhood is filled with many special places, landmarks, and institutions. Here are a few you should visit:
Midtown Farmers Market
Enjoy freshly prepared food while you fill your bag with produce, meats and cheeses from local farms, browse the wares of local artists, and enjoy the entertainment. Open hours: Saturdays 8:00 a.m. to 1:00p.m. (May–October), and Tuesdays 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (June–October).
Corcoran Park & Recreation Center
3334 20th Avenue South
South High School
9th through 12th grades with an enrollment of 1921 students in 2015, the largest high school in Minneapolis. Academic focus areas include All Nations (citywide program), Liberal Arts, and Open (citywide program).
MPS Adult Basic Education, South Campus
2121 East Lake Street
Little Brothers - Friends of the Elderly
METRO Blue Line, Lake Street / Midtown Station
Pioneers and Soldiers Memorial Cemetery
The oldest existing cemetery in Minneapolis with the first burial in 1853 and listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The cemetery is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, from April 15 th to October 15 th. You may schedule an appointment to visit the cemetery during other times by contacting the City of Minneapolis’ Division of Public Works at (612) 729-8484. Movies are occasionally screened in the cemetery as organized by Friends of the Cemetery and Trylon Microcinema.
2945 Cedar Avenue South
The Midtown Greenway is a 5.5-mile long former railroad corridor in south Minneapolis with bicycling and walking trails. The nearest entrances to the Midtown Greenway from Corcoran neighborhood are at 21st Ave South meeting East 28th Street, or at 18th Ave South near East 29th Street.
East Lake Library
Open hours: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays; 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; and, 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m. on Sundays. Language collections include Somali and Spanish in addition to computers and meeting rooms. Volunteer and support the library through Friends of the East Lake Library.
2727 East Lake Street
Folwell School, Performing Arts Magnet
Kindergarten through 8th grade with an arts integration plan. School hours are from 8:40 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.
Powderhorn Park & Recreation Center
3400 15th Avenue South