Mayo Civic Center is going cashless
Effective April 15, 2024, Mayo Civic Center will be a cashless venue. All purchases within the venue will require payment through debit/credit cards, Apple Pay, or Google Pay. More Information

Why Rochester Minnesota

With roots in agriculture, Rochester MN was built upon the world-renowned Mayo Clinic's foundation to become a thriving city of just over 100,000. Rochester is a city that values diversity, the arts, and higher education. Visitors consistently praise its Midwest charm and friendly hospitality. Attendees enjoy the relaxing pace, scenic beauty, and overall value experienced in Rochester MN.

Easily accessible by connecting flights, the Rochester International Airport offers direct flights to Atlanta, Minneapolis, and Chicago. Rochester MN features more than 5,600 hotel rooms, city-wide, and 2,400 hotel rooms within walking distance of the convention center via climate-controlled skyway system. The skyways provide quick and easy above-ground access to downtown entertainment and locally-owned restaurants and shops.

Rochester is known as a city that welcomes medical, technology, manufacturing, religious, youth sports, government, agriculture, education, association ,and corporate groups to gather.

Join us in Rochester to find out for yourself why we're one of the most livable cities in America, and let our community make you and your guests comfortable during your stay.

Contact our sales office at 800 634 8277 or email to begin planning your event.