The Edge
The Edge Center is an enduring place for diverse, quality artistic performance and exhibitions, a place for community arts collaboration and growth, and a place where the arts stimulate the thinking and emotions of the residents of Northern Minnesota.
— Our Vision

The Edge Center Earns a Sally!

"It’s kind of like the little theater that could..."

The Edge Center, tucked away in the northern wilderness of Bigfork – or more specifically, tucked away on the edge of the wilderness – has managed to establish itself not just as a venue for local artists, but as a stage that encourages artistic challenges and that doesn’t shy away from bold material.

This is just part of the reason that the Edge Center is the most recent recipient of the annual Sally Arts Access Award, a statewide theater award in honor of Sally Ordway Irvine, for whom the Ordway Center in St. Paul is named. Read More...


Operating support is made possible in part by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Arrowhead Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.