Rochester, MN Meeting Planning Overview

Rochester, MN | Meeting Planning Overview

Named the “Best Small City" by Money Magazine, Rochester, Minnesota is the perfect combination of a cosmopolitan atmosphere and Midwestern hospitality. With unique features that set it apart from other Midwestern destinations, Rochester routinely hosts large events throughout the year and prides itself on providing convention attendees a memorable meeting experience. As the state’s third-largest city, Rochester is in the middle of a transformation with the $84 million expansion to the Mayo Civic Center, set to open in 2017. The Mayo Civic Center’s downtown location offers attendees convenient access to hotels, restaurants, entertainment and easily accessed by street, skyway or the underground climate controlled walkway. Plan your next meeting or event in the big city feel, yet small city price and accessibility of Rochester.
Fast Facts | Rochester, MN
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30 Civic Center Drive, SE Suite 200, Rochester, MN 55904
GSF Exhibit Space Mayo Civic Center 200,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet Mayo Civic Center153,919
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet Mayo Civic Center38,586
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel Kahler Grand Hotel616
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: No
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 2,070
Rochester International Airport (RST)
Miles to downtown 8
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Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP)
Miles to downtown 70
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