2019 Awards

  • Best Convention + Visitors Bureau (in town/area more than 80,000 in population), Minnesota Meetings + Events 2019
  • Sports Commission of the Year (population of 500,000 and above), National Association of Sports Commissions 2019 (Sports Minneapolis) 
  • Certificate of Accreditation, Destinations International 2019

2018 Awards

  • Best Convention + Visitors Bureau (in town/area more than 80,000 in population), Minnesota Meetings + Events 2018
  • Excellence in Marketing – Special Project, Explore MN Tourism 2018

2016 Awards

  • Best Convention + Visitors Bureau (in town/area more than 80,000 in population), Minnesota Meetings + Events 2016

2015 Awards

  • Top 50 Meetings Destinations, CVENT 2015
  • Best ISES Effort, Minnesota Star Awards 2015

2014 Awards

  • Best Convention + Visitors Bureau (in town/ area more than 25,000 in population), Minnesota Meetings + Events 2014
  • Best Event (MPI WEC 2014), Minnesota Meetings + Events 2014
  • Smart Meetings Platinum Choice Award Winner, Smart Meetings 2011 and 2014
  • Top Meeting Destination in United States, CVENT 2014
  • Award of Merit, Explore MN Tourism 2014

2013 Award

  • Best Convention + Visitors Bureau (in town/ area more than 25,000 in population), Minnesota Meetings + Events 2013
  • Award of Excellence, Explore MN Tourism 2013
  • Minnesota Excellence Award, US Trade & Commerce Institute 2013
  • Spectrum Award for Mobile Site, American Marketing Association 2013