Local Arrangements and Information


The Local Arrangements Committee welcomes you to Minneapolis, Minnesota!

Welcome to the North Star State! 

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If you're arriving by plane, you'll likely fly into Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport (MSP), which is only 20-25 minutes away from the conference hotel. 

Light rail service is available from the airport to downtown Minneapolis on Metro Transit's Blue Line. Get off at the Nicollet Mall Station (5th & Nicollet & 5th) and either walk or catch a southbound bus on Nicollet Mall to 10th & Nicollet. Walk southeast 1 block to 10th & Marquette. The Hilton Minneapolis hotel is located at 1001 Marquette Avenue.

Taxi Service (MSP Airport)

Driving Directions (MSP Airport to Hilton Minneapolis)

Parking Rates at Hilton Minneapolis:

  • Self parking: $24.00 (overnight)
  • Valet: $45.00 (overnight)

Public Transportation: Metro Transit

Blue Line - downtown Minneapolis to MSP Airport and the Mall of America

Green Line - downtown Minneapolis to downtown Saint Paul via the University of Minnesota campus

More Metro Transit routes and information


Literally anything can happen in Minnesota in April, weather-wise. It could be 80 degrees or there could be 18 inches of snow, possibly in the same week. Stay tuned to your favorite weather apps and websites and plan accordingly.


Ideas for packing

You may want to bring:

Coming soon!


Restaurants & Pubs

Coming Soon!

Things to Do

Read about downtown Minneapolis and find things to do, places to eat and drink, information on getting around, and more!


Local Libraries

Minneapolis Central Library - 300 Nicollet Mall

Hennepin County Library locations

Saint Paul Public Library locations

University of Minnesota Libraries