Earlier this year, our readers’ choice online survey sought your input regarding which restaurants, retailers and service providers you like best in Woodbury. Your votes have been counted and the top three finalists in each category are listed here in alphabetical order.

eighth and ninth graders of King of Kings Lutheran Church hosted a pancake
breakfast to raise funds for future mission trips.

Woodbury Area Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual gala at the Prom Center,
recognizing the business, educator, citizen and nonprofit organization of the

You might already be familiar with the whimsical cake and cupcake creations offered at Nadia Cakes.

You may recognize Inez Oehlke around town. She’s the woman enjoying a meal and family time at the Old Country Buffet, a popular choice for her great-grandchildren.

Many of us have noticed this quaint red barn on the northwest corner of Valley Creek Road and Manning Avenue, a nod to Woodbury’s farming heritage. “I’ve seen it many times while driving down Valley Creek Road and always wanted to photograph it,” Shannon Rode says.

Bridge is a dynamic card game that has a bit of an image problem. Poker and blackjack, for example, conjure up visions of high-stakes card games with Vegas lights, dry martinis and Lady Luck. Even children’s games like crazy eights and slap jack have a reputation for being entertaining.

When most of us think of Carver Lake, we think of its peaceful blue waters and woodsy trails, a respite in our city that truly has that “up north” feel.

We at Woodbury Magazine are very proud of our art team. This group of talented individuals brings the magazine to life each month with spectacular photography and design.

Best friends Emma Schifsky and Lily Van der Sman traveled over the Atlantic with Woodbury Magazine to visit Lily’s Oma (Grandma) and Opa (Grandpa) in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

Tom and Maureen Plante and Clare and Tom Schisler caught up on the local news while in Switzerland as they traveled through Europe.


Tuesday, April 20 to Saturday, April 24
[Benefits & Fundraisers]
Virtual fundraiser with silent auction, dance competition, Big Kids Art Contest and more, Tuesday 4.20 through Saturday 4.24.21 -- come join the fun!
Sunday, April 18
[Benefits & Fundraisers]
Feline Rescue volunteers will be clipping nails of cats and kittens at Chuck & Don's.

Event Galleries

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