The building entrance to Marquette Place at 1314 Marquette Avenue in Minneapolis is on the NW corner of Marquette Avenue and Grant Street. You may enter there and use the phone in the foyer to contact the concierge, who will buzz you in. Enter the lobby, go to the left and take any of the 3 elevators up to the 35th floor.
The best ramps for attendees to park in are the Millennium Hotel and the Hyatt Hotel ramps (entrances on Nicollet just north of the intersection of Nicollet Avenue and Grant Street) or in the Convention Center ramp (entrances on both 12th Street between Marquette and 2nd Avenue and on southbound 2nd Avenue just south of 12th Street. NOTE THAT THE NORTHWEST SPORTSHOW IS TAKING PLACE ON SATURDAY, AND THE CONVENTION CENTER GARAGE, AS WELL AS THE OTHER NEARBY RAMPS, WILL LIKELY HAVE EVENT PARKING PRICES IN EFFECT!
Hurry! Registration closes at 11:59 PM, June 18.
Tickets will also be available at the door on the evening of the event.
Mark your calendars and save the date for MSO’s Symphonic Solstice – a fundraiser benefitting the Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra. On Friday, June 19 from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m., MSO and its adoring fans will invade Mill City Museum for an open house style event filled with food, beverages, silent auction items and, of course, music.
To purchase tickets, register here. Hurry! Registration closes at midnight, June 18. Tickets will also be available at the door on the evening of the event.
Also pre-purchase Wall of Wine raffle tickets for a chance at bringing home your own personal wine cellar. Get a special deal on a block of raffle tickets if you purchase them at the time of registration.
Mill City Museum
704 S 2nd St.
Auditions for openings in all string sections will be held on Thursday, January 22, 2015 at Central Lutheran Church, Minneapolis. Please see the Audition page for information.
Pamela Espeland at MinnPost has picked our Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra concert on Sunday as one of The Things To Do this weekend in the Twin Cities. We concur. We like textiles, too.