MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Turning 100 is an incredible milestone, especially when you’re still spry enough to polka dance.

Alice Grunewaldt danced the afternoon away with family and friends Saturday in Glencoe. WCCO photojournalist Carly Danek captured the party.

Watch the video above to see the party.

Comments (10)
  1. Jonathan says:

    80 years from now this headline will read “Turns 100, Still Bumps and Grinds”

  2. Cute! says:

    Good for her! Gma is probably 100 because she is dancing and not sitting on her ol duffer.

  3. Sarah says:

    Happy Birthday Grandma!! Way to stay young!!

  4. Lucifer says:

    Who Cares???

    1. Debbie says:

      You must care enough as to leave stupid comment.

  5. pizzedoff says:

    Good, clean, wholesome fun. Some of the younger thug generation should get a clue from this. Best wishes grandma. It’s great to see stories like this.

  6. Debbie says:

    You go girl!

  7. Cheryl says:

    This is awesome!! That is my parents playing in the band. The band is called Nite Owls. I sure hope I am able to dance like that when I turn 100!!!

  8. Nite Owls says:

    This was a wonderful birthday party. We were honored to be the band that played for her 100th birthday party. Dance and stay young. Alice you are proof of that!. Happy Birthday Alice. You have a wonderful family.

  9. Tim Baumann says:

    Alice is a remarkable woman, she can probably outdance alot of today’s teens, 20 & 30 year olds. Stay young, godancing!

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