5 Beautiful Minneapolis/St. Paul Event Venues

Summertime is finally here! It’s a great time to get together with friends and family or coworkers to celebrate the end of a long and cold winter. Enjoy the freedom of the season at one of these fun and unique event venues in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area:

Cafe and Bar Lurcat

1624 Harmon Pl, Minneapolis, MN 55403 | 612.486.5500



Featured by City Pages as one of the best outdoor patios and the top wine bar in the Twin Cities, Cafe and Bar Lurcat is an idea place for a small to midsize gathering. With food brought to you by D’amico Catering, you can have a delicious meal with your guests and enjoy a wide variety of wines in the main dining room or on the beautifully decorated patio.

The Loring Pasta Bar and Varsity Theater

327 14th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414 | 612.378.4849

Located in the Dinkytown neighborhood of Minneapolis near the University of Minnesota, The Loring Pasta Bar is another wonderful place for your summer celebration. Invite your family and friends for a laid back night with wonderful handmade hors d’oeuvres and pasta dishes. This venue offers a casual yet high end feel to suit parties of all types.

The Gale Mansion

2115 Stevens Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404 | 612.870.1662

Looking for a venue with a history? Look no further than the Gale Mansion. Built in 1912, the Gale Mansion in Minneapolis is one of the Twin Cities’ most unique party venues. Reserve a room for a midsize group or book the entire building for a cocktail-style night for up to 250 people. Work collaboratively with one of the Mansion’s event planners to create an unforgettable evening for all in attendance.

Minneapolis Event Center

212 SE Main Street , Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414  |  Phone 612.564.3777

The Minneapolis Event Center features an open floor plan, full service food and beverage catering, historic charm with an elegant twist and a great location. Minneapolis Event Centers and its portfolio of four unique venues offers endless possibilities. Minneapolis Event Centers is the newest addition to the Entourage Events Group umbrella of companies. With 4 Minneapolis Venues and plans to add additional locations in the near future, MEC offers full service Event Planning and catering services.

Muse Event Center

107 3rd Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401 | 612.345.8344

Last but not least, the Muse Event Center in Minneapolis is perhaps the most elegant of our favorite party venues in the Twin Cities. With several different rooms and floors in the Event Center, the Muse provides event options suitable for any hosts looking to impress their guests! The Muse Event Center also offers a complimentary consultation on its webpage. Work with one of their expert event planners to set up a food and beverage menu that everyone is sure to enjoy.


Whether you’re hosting a reunion, a corporate event, or a soiree with all of your friends, the Minneapolis area has a number of great venues for your occasion. Choose a place with a nice view to enjoy a glass of wine with loved ones and create a night that nobody will soon forget. Remember: the secrets to a successful party lie in the details. Be sure to send thoughtful invitations, arrange to have the party catered, and of course, hire a professional valet parking service to show your guests just how special they are to you!