The 79th Minnesota Nutrition Conference will be held at:

Verizon Center
1 Civic Center Plaza
Mankato, Minnesota 56001

Verizon Center / Google Map

Meeting Rooms and Meals:

The Pre-Conference Symposium and the General Session will be held in the Banquet Hall on Wednesday. On Thursday, the Banquet Hall will be divided into 2 rooms for the Ruminant and Non-Ruminant Sessions, and the Equine Session will be held in the Reception Hall. Continental breakfasts and breaks will be available in the hallway just outside the Banquet Hall. Lunches and the Wednesday evening Reception will be held in the Grand Hall. See Verizon Center Building Map.

Host Hotels:

A block of rooms has been set aside for the Minnesota Nutrition Conference at each of the hotels noted below. Both hotels are within walking distance to Verizon Center. Please note the group code expiration dates.

Hilton Garden Inn
20 Civic Center Plaza
Mankato, MN
Refer to Group Code: MUC  (expires 8/28/18)
Phone: 507-344-1111
Online reservations: click here

City Center Hotel
101 E. Main Street
Mankato, MN
Refer to Group Code: MNNC18 (expires 9/5/18)
Call for reservations: 507-345-1234
(mention Minnesota Nutrition Conference)


Free event parking in the Civic Center Ramp, 125 S Riverfront Drive.

Guests of the Hilton Garden Inn may park free at Mankato Place Ramp at Riverfront Drive and West Cherry Street. Check in at the hotel first; the room key is entry to the ramp.

Guests of the Civic Center Hotel may park free at the Civic Center Ramp.

See Parking Map.