Minnesota, to some extent, is underrated for meetings and events because its locals just don’t know how to brag. But everyone who comes to live, play or do business in Minnesota often leaves with a surprised impression by its varied offerings in culture, outdoor adventures and top-of-the-line meeting venues, especially in its largest metro area, the Twin Cities, home to Minneapolis, St. Paul and surrounding mega suburbs like Bloomington (home to the Mall of America and Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport) and more.

Venture southeast to Rochester and you’ll find the home of prestigious Mayo Clinic and a hub of activity for medical meetings and other industries; venture north to Duluth and experience the majesty of the largest of the Great Lakes, Lake Superior, and a gateway to beautiful state parks and hiking and skiing trails.

Discover for yourself the magic of meeting in Minnesota in the articles below.

6 Minneapolis-St. Paul Sports Venues With Winning Event Spaces

Minneapolis and St. Paul are teeming with new, versatile sports venues that double as destination event spaces. Whether you’re planning a tournament or a corporate meeting, these six Minnesota sports centers (in no particular order) will help you score big with attendees.