Shopping New London Minnesota

Ali J Boutique
Angels & Ivy
The Beach Walk
Bead Jam
Dancing Goat Studio
The Deep Freeze
Flying Goose Quilt Shop
The Giving Tree
The Happy Sol
Jack's of New London
Mill Pond Mercantile
Three Sisters Furnishings
NLAM Membership List
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Print December Coupon Sheet

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experience new london

candlelight Christmas

Please note: the Santa Semi is expected to arrive in
New London around 6pm
(NOT at 6:30 as some print media states).

Toys for Tots drop boxes will be available for your donations. Many downtown New London business will be open until 7pm during Candlelight Christmas.

toys for tots Watch for Toys for Tots boxes around New London MN to donate toys and loose change. Your generosity directly benefits the official Toys for Tots program in Kandiyohi and southwestern Stearns counties.

Coming up in and around New London:

On-going Activities:

Tuesday Table: Every Tuesday 6-6:30pm, this free community meal gives area folks a chance to dine, visit and enjoy and night out. The Link activity's regular schedule is:

  • 1st Tuesday - Our Lady of the Lakes, Spicer
  • 2nd Tuesday - Evangelical Cov.Church, New London
  • 3rd Tuesday - Faith Lutheran Church, Spicer
  • 4th Tuesday - Peace Lutheran Church, New London
  • 5th Tuesday - Hope Presbyterian Church, Spicer

Friday Night Soup Night : Enjoy free live music 5:30-7:30pm on Winter Friday nights at Glacial Ridge Winery. Homemade soup is available starting at 5pm. Print monthly coupon sheet (see Menu, left) for $1 off a glass of wine.

Coming Soon: Watch for the opening of Inspirations in the former Big Store building.

New in town: Cre8tive Escapes, in the Family Eye Center Building and the Rusty Tin Boutique in the former CarQuest building on Main Street.

We will miss you!: Cherie has decided to retire. The Flying Goose Quilt Shop has now closed.


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Want a chance to win a gift certificate?

Just Shop Local!

Lake Region Bank will be giving away one $150.00 gift certificate at each location:Willmar, New London and Sunburg!

All you need to do to enter into the drawing is to present your sales receipt by December 31, 2014, from ANY business located in New London or elsewhere in Kandiyohi County!

Each receipt in excess of $10.00, dated between 11/28/2014 and 12/31/2014, will receive one entry. Visit a Lake Region Bank for more information.

Now thru December 12 ::: Small Works Silent Auction . This annual Willmar Area Arts Council event features small artwork (smaller than 12"x12"x12") by area artists such as Janet Olney, Violet Dauk and Laurel Iverson. Viewers of the art on display -- this year the display in the Event Room at the Barn Theatre in Willmar -- have the option to silent auction bid on the items right up until the "Final Bell" at 6:30pm on December 12.

Friday, December 12, 5-7pm ::: Small Works Artist Reception . An opportunity to meet the artists participing the in the Art Council's Small Works display and bid in the silent auction. Bids accepted until the Final Bell at 6:30pm. The reception will be held in the Event Room at the Barn Theatre in Willmar.

Saturday, December 13, 4-8pm ::: Candlelight Christmas and Santa Semi. The Santa Semi is back!! Watch for its arrival near the Rusty Tin Boutique on south Main Street, New London at approx.6:00pm. Other activities include visits with Santa at Mord's Hardware, sleigh rides, community bonfire, hot cocoa & cookies, carolers and more. Toys for Tots drop boxes will be available for your donations. Many downtown New London business will be open until 7pm. Come experience New London for that Holiday feeling!

Monday, December 15, 5-7pm ::: NL Men's Night. Special pricing, personal service, wish lists and more -- Guys, check with individual retailers for participation info.

Wednesday, December 17 ::: First day of Hanukkah . The Jewish week long Festival of Lights is to thank God for His faithfulness.

December 24-31 ::: Christmas/Winter Break. No school for New London-Spicer students.

Wednesday, December 24 ::: Christmas Eve . Watch for info on area business early closing for the holiday.

Thursday, December 25 ::: Christmas Day . Many area businessed closed to celebrate Christmas.

Wednesday, December 31 ::: New Year's Eve . Bring the New Year in with style when you get your party fashions, as well as gourmet treats, from your New London area Merchants.

Shopping local is good for the community and makes you feel good!

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Visit the 3/50 website for ideas on how to support your local businesses.

Where to stay when visiting New London, MN?

Check out the Lodging Info for Hotels, Motels, B&Bs, Resorts and more. Locations in northern Kandiyohi County (New London, Spicer, Willmar) or southern Stearns County (Paynesville) will give you the best access to Experience New London.


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New London Walking Map

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Printable New London
Biking Map



Flying Goose Quilt Shop

Mill Pond Mercantile

GivingTree & Jacks
The Giving Tree & Jack's of New London

Angels & Ivy and The Beach Walk

Bead Jam Bead Shop

3 Sisters
Three Sisters Furnishings

The Deep Freeze

Ali J Boutique

Happy SolThe Happy Sol and The Rugged Sun

As you enter New London by crossing the bridge over the scenic Mill Pond, you will find a Main Street that retains all the authentic charm of times past. Enjoy shopping on the Main Street of yesteryear with many delightful shops catering to a wide variety of tastes and interests. Relax in a family-friendly atmosphere where shopkeepers make an extra effort to ensure their customers feel right at home. Browse around and discover new and exciting products that have been carefully selected just for you. You're bound to find that perfect item that you've been looking for.

Whether you come for the day or just a quick visit, New London offers you a chance to get away from the every day and enjoy something special. You might begin to wonder why more Main Streets can't still be like they are in New London.

Take a stroll down Main Street and discover the hometown atmosphere that makes New London a warm and friendly place to shop.