Conferences & Events
Explore Minnesota Tourism keeps you on top of industry events throughout the year.
2014 Minnesota State Water Trails Tourism Summit
The Minnesota State Water Trails Tourism Summit is an interactive and educational gathering of communities, businesses and user groups, sponsored by the Minnesota Dept. of Natural Resources and Explore Minnesota Tourism. This first-ever event will focus on how paddlesports can increase outdoor recreation tourism, foster economic development, build a sense of community, and provide a better quality of life.
The Summit will be held Sept. 29 & 30, 2014 at Rivers' Edge Convention Center in St. Cloud. Click here for complete details.
2014 Explore Minnesota Tourism Conference
The 2014 Explore Minnesota Tourism conference was held February 4-5 at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center in Duluth. Check out some of the speaker presentations here!
2013 PedalMN Bicycle Summit
The 2013 PedalMN Bicycle Summit was held Sept. 30-Oct. 1 at Cragun's Resort in Brainerd. Many of the speaker presentations and the Summit Resource materials are available on this page.
Southern Minnesota 2014 Meeting Dates:
March 13, 2014 - Wabasha
May 15, 2014 - Springfield
July 17, 2014 - Albert Lea
September 18, 2014 - Lanesboro
November 13, 2014 - Blue Earth
Minnesota Arrowhead Association 2014 Meeting Dates:
January 9 - Grand Ely Lodge in Ely
April 10 - Oveson's Pelican Lake Resort & Hotel in Orr
July 10 - Timber Lake Lodge in Grand Rapids
October 9 - Larsmont Cottages between Duluth and Two Harbors
Note: All meetings are held on Thursdays, from 10am-2pm
888-876-6784 or 218-302-6378
Minnesota Heartland 2014 Meeting Dates:
Thursday, June 12, 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Cragun's Resort - Brainerd; www.craguns.com
- Northwest and Central Regions - 2014 Marketing Program updates - John Marino, RSP Marketing
- Promoting Hunting Opportunities in Your Community - Jenifer Wical and Jay Johnson, Minnesota DNR
Registration $16, includes lunch. RSVP by June 6 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday, October 9 in Park Rapids
Please watch here for updated times, locations and speakers.
888-629-6466 or 218-828-2334
email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org