November 2-4, 2016

Radisson Blu Hotel
Minneapolis, MN

Conference Location

The 19th Annual Farmer Cooperatives Conference will be held November 2-4, 2016 at the Radisson Blu Hotel located in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota.


By Car
Get driving directions from your point of origin. You will arrive at the parking ramp entrance is on the east side of the hotel, directly off 7th Street between Nicollet and Hennepin avenues.

By Air
The Minneapolis-St.Paul International airport is approximately 12 miles from downtown Minneapolis. 

By Taxi or SuperShuttle
Taxi services are available at both terminals at the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport. Downtown Minneapolis is approximately 12 miles from the airport. Average fare is $38-49.

SuperShuttle - Farmer Cooperatives Conference Attendees can book SuperShuttle services at a discounted rate of $15 one way or $26 round trip - click here for more details. Regular services rates are $18 one way, or $36 round trip from the airport.

By Lightrail
The Metro Transit lightrail is available from Minneapolis/St. Paul airport directly to downtown Minneapolis. The rate is $2.25 during Rush Hours (Mon-Fri, 6:00-9:00am and 3:00-6:30pm) and $1.75 at all other times, including all day on weekends.


Self-parking is available in the heated Plaza 7 ramp directly beneath the Radisson Blu with elevators leading to the lobby. The ramp entrance is on Seventh St between Nicollet and Hennepin avenues. Self-parking is available Sunday - Thursday $19 plus tax per day and Fridays and Saturdays for $6 plus tax per night with in and out privileges.

Valet parking is available 24 hours for $34 plus tax per day.

View of map of restaurants in the downtown Minneapolis area.