With a wide range of meeting venues and activities, the desert city is an oasis for planners and attendees alike.
The Minneapolis makeover embraces everything the Bold North has to offer.
The 36-room Atticus Hotel in McMinnville, Oregon, opened for business this past spring. The hotel features an on-site restaurant and bar, private dining in the Atticus Hotel Drawing Room, a boardroom for meetings of up to 16 people, a business center and a fitness room. Additional amenities include Dutch-style bicycles, electric-car charging stations, rooms with fireplaces and original artwork from local artists.
Sponsored by Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
Introducing Mystic Laker Center—giving success a new perspective. With 70,000 square feet of sophisticated space, an abundance of natural light, and stunning golf course views, Mystic Lake Center is perfect for meetings, corporate events, galas and more. It joins Mystic Lake Casino Hotel to form the only full-service resort in the Twin Cities, including 766 hotel rooms and suites, making it one of the largest hotels in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area.
Planners with an appreciation for craft spirits are in for a treat this spring with the opening of a new distillery in Minneapolis’ Harrison neighborhood. Royal Foundry Craft Spirits, a multi-faceted concept with a decidedly British twist, aims to create a welcoming space for expats and locals alike.
Brave the cold and enjoy a unique winter experience at Urbana Craeft Kitchen with their seasonal Ice Bar. Located adjacent to the Hyatt Regency at Mall of America, this cold-weather attraction is running through mid-February in partnership with Fulton Beer.
Sponsored by Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge
Spending time on, in or near the shores of a clear, clean lake is a beloved part of life in Minnesota. A lake turns an ordinary business trip into a retreat. That’s why so many planners look for meeting and conventions locations on the water.
But when the meetings, breakout sessions and eating are done, and your team races to the water, what are some fun, out-of-the-ordinary teambuilding ideas? Here are a few of our favorites.
1. S’mores Contest