Getting to the Show

Driving Directions

Simply enter your address for step-by-step directions to the Show!

Parking

Convenient parking options are located all around the Minneapolis Convention Center ranging from $5.00–$15.00. The skyway system makes it easy for you to get from your car to the show. Click one of the links below to find the most convenient parking options.

Interactive Parking Ramp Map With Pricing (Plaza Ramp is connected to the Convention Center)

Map of Minneapolis Convention Center Skyways and Parking (PDF)

Downtown Minneapolis Skyway App for iPhone

Another option, take the light rail to the show!  There is a shuttle that runs from the Hiawatha Line to the Minneapolis Convention Center.  Click here for details.
 

Handicap Parking and Scooter/Wheelchair Rental

Electrical mobility scooters and wheelchairs are available for rent on-site from the Visitor Information Center located next to Dunn Brothers coffee shop in Lobby C. Rates are $50 for a scooter and $20 for a wheelchair. 

Handicapped parking is available to individuals with valid disability parking permits in surrounding ramps and lots as well as at parking meters on the street. The Plaza ramp located underground across the street from the Minneapolis Convention Center has handicap parking and easy access to the building via elevators, handicap accessible doors, and the skyway.

Public transportation

Take the light rail to the show! There is a shuttle that runs from the Hiawatha Line to the Minneapolis Convention Center.  Click here for details.

CITY INFORMATION

Northwest official website

www.minneapolis.org - This is the official site for the Twin Cities and Minneapolis, Minnesota area, providing visitor information including, city guides, Twin Cities maps, Twin Cities entertainment calendar, and general info on the Minneapolis area.

Northwest City Visitors Site

www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us

This is the official web site for the City of Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. As a round-the-clock service to its residents, the City provides information on its services and departments, history and statistics, upcoming events and recent news. The site includes links to local information sources, such as news, weather and business information. You can also make your voice heard by sending e-mail to various City officials, or find out how to reach your City government in person.

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The Minneapolis Convention Center - located in the heart of the downtown - hosts events and conventions for international to local clientele. Providing innovative meeting solutions, it boasts a state-of-the-art auditorium, superb production capabilities and flexible technology options.

For more information visit www.minneapolisconventioncenter.com.

 

 

 

 

Accessibility

Parking

A 900-space underground ramp across the street is connected by skyway to the Minneapolis Convention Center. 8,000 additional spaces are within a 4-block radius. Click here for downloadable parking maps.

Handicap Accessibility

Restrooms, telephone banks and public elevators are all handicapped accessible. The building also has ramp curb cuts and power-operated doors.  TDD access is available in the main lobby and administration office.

Wheelchair and Mobilized Scooter Rental

The Minneapolis Convention Center offers half-day and full-day rental of wheelchairs and mobility scooters.

The Mobility Shop provides state-of-the-art mobility equipment which includes power operated vehicles (scooter) or manual wheelchairs. The Mobility Shop recommends reserving your equipment in advance to insure its availability. All equipment is picked up and returned on-site at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

Renting
Renting a wheelchair or scotter is through the Visitor Information Center located on the ground level of the main lobby. They can not be reserved prior to your arrivial.
 

Rates

Minneapolis Convention Center Guests will pay the full-day rate:

Mobility Scooter: Full-day/$50.00 per day

Manual Wheelchair: Full-day/$20.00 per day

 

Policy
Mobility equipment cannot depart the MCC premises. Overnight use of mobility equipment is prohibited, mobility equipment must be returned prior to departure from the convention center facilities.

Minneapolis Accessibility

For mature travelers and travelers with disabilities, getting around a city can be a challenging proposition. With the Minnesota Travel Guide for Persons with Disabilities, you'll get complete accessiblility information for Minneapolis destinations, restaurants, attractions, casinos, the Minneapolois Convention Center and more.