East Harriet Real Estate
A Charming Neighborhood Nestled Against Lake Harriet
All the charm of an established neighborhood meets the conveniences of Minneapolis! In East Harriet, residents have easy access to some of the Minneapolis area's best attractions, from the waters of Lake Harriet to several local shops and restaurants.
East Harriet is a community of primarily single-family homes, though home buyers can choose from condominiums in East Harriet Flats, as well. Bordered by 36th Street to the north, Lynndale Avenue to the east, 46th Street to the south, and Lake Harriet and Lakewood Cemetery to the west, East Harriet has an ideal location in Minneapolis.
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You'll Love Living Close to Lake Harriet!
A vacation has never felt so close. Living in East Harriet, you can spend time at the beautiful Lake Harriet any time you like! Explore the postcard-worthy scenery along the bike and pedestrian trails, take a dip in the water on a warm summer day, and enjoy the breeze on your face as you sail the sparkling waters.
Lake Harriet's bandshell is a popular place for concerts and outdoor movies, with a full schedule of events planned for the annual Music in the Parks series. Best of all, residents of East Harriet are just minutes from all of the lakefront fun!
More Attractions Near the East Harriet Neighborhood
While Lake Harriet is certainly popular with East Harriet homeowners, there are a plethora of other attractions within the neighborhood.
The Lyndale Park Gardens are a favorite for residents and visitors alike, where it's easy to while away the hours admiring the perennials, roses, and visiting butterflies and hummingbirds. Just a short distance away from the gardens is Roberts Bird Sanctuary, a haven for owls, bald eagles, raptors, and warblers.
Discover even more amenities available for East Harriet homeowners, from recreation centers to restaurants, using this interactive map below.
Other Amenities Available in East Harriet
If you're researching Minneapolis neighborhoods to determine which ones you like (and which ones place you as close to Lake Harriet as possible!), it helps to learn about the conveniences nearby — the shops, the restaurants, the schools, the parks, you name it. Here are a few additional amenities in and near East Harriet to help you make the best decision about where to live.
Access to Excellent Public Schools
Minneapolis Public Schools serves PreK-12 students who live in East Harriet. This school district features numerous International Baccalaureate (IB) and Advanced Placement (AP) courses, a plethora of clubs and extracurricular activities, and more.
Convenience to Shopping and Dining
Whether you need to run errands or want to grab a bite to eat, East Harriet is convenient to anything you need. Shop for the essentials just a few minutes away at Kingsfield Farmers Market or Kyle's Market, or find all of your groceries at Lunds & Byerlys just a few minutes away on Lake Street. As for upscale shopping, East Harriet is just minutes from Calhoun Square.
Need a coffee break? Visit Studio 2, Bogart's Doughnut Co., or Gigi's Cafe, all of which are just outside the East Harriet neighborhood boundaries. And for days when you want to enjoy a homecooked meal away from home, Our Kitchen and Harriet's Inn are top-rated neighborhood restaurants.
Annual Events for East Harriet Residents
It's easy to meet your neighbors in East Harriet! The East Harriet Farmstead Neighborhood Association is active and hosts numerous events to connect new residents to the rest of the community.
When Lake Harriet freezes over, residents flock to the shoreline for winter fun: wagon rides, snowshoeing, ice fishing, marshmallow roasts, and kite flying. This Lake Harriet Kite Festival takes place in January and is highly anticipated by residents.
Months later in the summertime, residents again get together, but for warm-weather activities like face painting, live music, and delicious food. This is all part of the East Harriet Neighborhood Block Party.
Let's Find Your Dream Home in East Harriet
Eager to tour an available home in East Harriet, or want to learn more about this neighborhood? Let's talk about your plans. Contact us at 612.925.8402.