Meeting Planning in Rochester, MN
Mayo Civic Center
The Mayo Civic Center is southern Minnesota's largest event facility. Located in the heart of downtown Rochester, the Mayo Civic Center is just a short climate-controlled walk away from the Mayo Clinic, shops, galleries, restaurants and 1,700 hotel rooms.
The state-of-the-art facility features 120,000 square feet of flexible meeting space including a 25,200-square-foot exhibit hall, a 25,000-square-foot arena and a 4,140-square-foot ballroom. Along with expansive meeting space, the center offers numerous amenities such as high-speed Internet access, catering services, audio-visual support, a professional event planning staff, and 3,900 parking spaces within a two-block radius.
Surrounded by the lovely 11-acre Mayo Park, the Mayo Civic Center is also ideal for outdoor events. With patios, a river walk, outdoor stage and picnic areas, the grounds of the Mayo Civic Center offer a relaxing respite when the workday is done.