Are face coverings mandatory?
The show follows all public health regulations as well as the Minneapolis Convention Center’s policies. Currently, there is a mask mandate in place for individuals inside City of Minneapolis owned buildings, which includes the Minneapolis Convention Center, where the Minneapolis Holiday Boutique takes place.

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Is there a special ticket required for Girls Night Out or Saturday Night Out?
No.  A regular admission tickets will get you in to any of our themed nights. 

Are there multiple day tickets?
No.  A multi-day ticket is not available at this time.

Where can I park?  
There are several options for parking around the Minneapolis Convention Center.  In addition to metered parking, there are selection of off-street parking to choose from within easy walking distance - most of these are parking ramps that are connected to the Minneapolis Convention Center by The Minneapolis Skyway System

3rd Avenue Parking Ramp
1401 3rd Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Plaza Municipal Parking Ramp
117 South 12th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Century Plaza
330 South 12th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55404

For additional parking options, including guaranteed parking using Spot Hero, rates, maps, & directions, please visit the Minneapolis Convention Center's Direction & Parking page using the link below.

I'm looking for the Metro Transit's Free Ride Pass?
For more information and to download your free ride pass, please see our Attendee Info page.

How long does it take to see the show?
It can take 3 to 4 hours to see the entire show.  If you prefer to visit the show during non-peak hours, we recommend coming during the evening hours on Saturday or Sunday. 

Is the show handicap-accessible?
Yes.  The Minneapolis Convention Center has both power-operated vehicles (scooters) and manual wheelchairs, which may be rented at the Visitor Information Center located on the ground floor at the main entrance. Currently, pre-registration is not available.

Is there a private area for nursing mothers?

Yes.  There are two designated lactation lounges available. If you need access to this, please call the MCC Command Center at 612-335-6040 for assistance.

Can I bring a pet?
No. Animals/pets are not permitted in the MCC without prior approval of Show Management and MCC Management, including move-in and move-out times. Working guide and service animals trained to perform a specific task for an individual with a disability are welcomed.

Are there banking machines on site?
For your convenience, there are ATMs located inside the Minneapolis Convention Center.

Is there a place to check my coat ?
Yes.  Coat check is available in Rooms 101 D & E, located by Guest Services.  Fee is $5 per coat.

Can I bring my own food into the show?
No. Food and drink will be available for purchase.

Are shopping carts, wagons, and strollers permitted?
Small pull-behind or push carts are permitted.  Grocery-size carts and wagons are NOT permitted. Strollers are permitted.

Are shopping carts or strollers available to rent?
No.  Neither are available to rent however, there will be large shopping bags are available for purchase. 

I'm looking for a specific exhibitor. How do I know if they will be at the show?

Click Here  to search our exhibitor list by name or category.

Is there a way to reach an exhibitor I saw at the show? 
Yes. You may request more information via their online exhibitor listing.
Click Here  to search our exhibitor list by name or category.

I've already been to the show this year and would like to return a product.  Do I have to pay again?
No.  When you get to the show, check in at will-call with the product you would like to return.  One ticket will be provided to the individual returning the product.

Are there any hotel discounts at area hotels?

Yes.  We have negotiated discounted rates at the following hotels:

Hilton Minneapolis
1001 Marquette Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403
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Booking Deadline is 5pm CST November 24, 2021

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