• 2015 Best Of Minnesota Meetings + Events Finalists

    POSTED January 22, 2016

Congratulations to the finalists for the Minnesota Meetings + Events' Best of Awards 2015! We look forward to celebrating with each of you at our Best of Awards on Thursday, March 31 at ARIA, where the winners will be announced. 

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Best Attraction (fairs/festivals, zoo, museum, amusement park, etc.)

Como Park Zoo and Conservatory
Mall of America
Minnesota State Fair

Best Audio-Visual Provider

AV for You

Best Boats/Cruises/Charters

Al and Alma's Supper Club and Charter Cruises
Breezy Belle at Breezy Point Resort
Paradise Charter Cruises and Minneapolis Queen

Best Catering Company (On- or Off-site)

Chowgirls Killer Catering
CRAVE Catering
D'Amico Catering

Best Convention + Visitors Bureau (Town/Area More Than 80,000 in Population)

Explore Brainerd Lakes
Meet Minneapolis

Visit Duluth

Best Convention + Visitors Bureau (Town/Area 25,000-80,000 in Population)

Eagan Convention & Visitors Bureau
Roseville Visitors Association
Visit Mankato

Best Convention + Visitors Bureau (Town/Area Less Than 25,000 in Population)

Red Wing Visitors & Convention Bureau
Visit Detroit Lakes

Discover Stillwater

Best Entertainment (Performer or Talent Agency)

Adagio Djay Entertainment
A Touch of Magic
Boogie Wonderland

Best Event

Minnesota State Fair
Nisswa City of Lights Celebration & Holiday Fireworks
Oktoberfest at Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge

Best Event Décor

Event Lab
Linen Effects

Best Florist

Brainerd Floral
Petals & Beans 

Best Golf Venue

Grand View Lodge Golf Resort & Spa
Hazeltine National Golf Club

Madden's on Gull Lake

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space (More Than 300 Guest Rooms)

Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
Radisson Blu Mall of America
Hilton Minneapolis

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space (Less Than 300 Guest Rooms)

Nicollet Island Inn
Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, The Depot
The Saint Paul Hotel

Best Meeting/Event Space (No Hotel)

Bayview Event Center
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

Best Photography/Videography

Coppersmith Photography
Graddy Photography
Lauren B Photography

Best Rental Service Provider (Tables, Linens, Tents, etc.)

A-1 Minnetonka Rental
Apres Party and Tent Rental
Linen Effects

Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space

Breezy Point Resort
Grand View Lodge Golf Resort & Spa
Madden's on Gull Lake

Best Restaurant/Bar with Private Dining Space

The Bachelor Farmer
Lake Elmo Inn
Lord Fletcher’s

Best Social Media Presence (CVB, Venue or Company)

Grand View Lodge Golf Resort & Spa
Madden’s on Gull Lake 

Xcel Energy Center

Best Team-building Activity/Facilitator/Organizer

Brave New Workshop
Cooks of Crocus Hill

Best Transportation (Limo, Motorcoach, Taxi, Shuttle)

Minnesota Coaches
Renee's Royal Valet - Limos, Coaches & Trolleys
Total Luxury Limousine Services

Best Venue Outside of Twin Cities Metro Area

Arrowwood Lodge at Brainerd Lakes
Duluth Entertainment Convention Center
Winehaven Winery

Best Historic Venue

James J. Hill House 
Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge
St. James Hotel

Best Renovation

InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront
Minneapolis Visitor Information
Sheraton Bloomington

Meet the dedicated professionals who the Minnesota Meetings + Events Editorial Advisory Board selected to induct into the magazine’s Hall of Fame.


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You voted, now meet the winners of our Best of 2018 readers’ choice awards.