Community Vaccination Clinic Information
The Mayo Civic Center is proud to support our community as a Community Vaccination Clinic. For more information on the vaccination clinic, click read more. Read More
Mayo Civic Center hosts conventions and events in downtown Rochester MN

Our Dedicated Staff

Our Dedicated Staff That’s dedication! Rodney Miller has worked as a part-time usher and ticket-taker at the Mayo Civic Center for 55 years. Miller started working for the Guest Services department in 1963 at what was then called the Mayo Civic Auditorium. His goal was to supplement his income as…

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The Heart of the Community

The Heart of the Community The New Year is always the perfect time to reflect on the grand memories that we hold near and dear. Traditions that are centered around family gatherings and outings with friends are often the first that come to mind. Whether it is enjoying the symphony orchestra…

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3 Secrets to Successful Fundraising Events

Event planning and management are always challenging. And when the occasion takes the form of a fundraiser or charity gala, the challenges are multiplied! Crystal Landherr, an Event & Communications Specialist for Hiawatha Homes Foundation in Rochester, Minn., can certainly testify to that fact…

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Weddings: What's In? What's Out?

Get your tickets here for this weekend's Unveiled Rochester and check out "what's in" and "what's out" this season for weddings! Beauty and Cosmetics IN: A bridal look that's always in is a softer makeup palate of blush and pink tones, with a lighter smoky eye shadow that opens the eye. Or for a…

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Hot Trends & Tips for Wedding Flowers

Hot Trends & Tips for Wedding Flowers Wedding and engagement season is upon us and, as always, we welcome the flurry of activity it brings to our venue. With all the bridal parties and planners we work with this time of year, we know that every couple is on the lookout for new and unique ways to…

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Live Music or DJ?

Live Music or DJ? Whether it’s a wedding, a Quinceanera or a big office bash, the question of whether to hire a band or a DJ for your event springs eternal. And for good reason! At big celebrations, music is a major factor in creating the ambiance of the event and enhancing the general enjoyment of…

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Energy Conservation Efforts

Energy Conservation Efforts Lighting and facility improvements part of Mayo Civic Center’s environmental stewardship strategy Mayo Civic Center will soon begin high-performance improvements in partnership with McKinstry, a design-build firm specializing in energy retrofits. Through the use of the…

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Mayo Civic Center 2017 Annual Report

2017 will be remembered as a significant year in the Mayo Civic Center’s history, and the center recently released its Annual Report summarizing the year’s exciting accomplishments and progress. “The completion of our new convention center facilities in spring of 2017 opened the doors to many new…

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