2012 Gala Directions and Lodging
The Depot is located in the Historic Mill and Riverfront Districts in downtown Minneapolis.
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225 3rd Avenue South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401
Phone:  375.1700
Fax:  375.1300
Directions FROM SOUTH:
Take 35W North towards downtown. Follow 35W to Washington Avenue exit. Turn left on Washington Avenue. Go eight blocks to 5th Avenue.
Take 35W South to the Washington Avenue exit. Turn right on Washington Avenue. Go eight blocks to 5th Avenue.
FROM WEST (via 94):
Take 94 East to the 4th Street exit. Follow 4th street to 5th Avenue South and turn left. Follow to Washington Avenue.
FROM WEST (via 394):
Take 394 East to Washington Avenue. Turn right on Washington Avenue to 5th Avenue South and turn left.
Take 94 West to the 5th Street exit. At the bottom of the exit, veer to the left and proceed around the Metrodome. Take a right onto 5th Avenue and proceed to Washington Avenue.
Parking: Park in our heated, underground garage or park under the shed. Surface parking is also available. Enter off 5th Avenue.
Light Rail Directions
FROM THE AIRPORT OR MALL OF AMERICA:
Exit at the Government Plaza Station on 5th Street and go right on 3rd Avenue South three blocks north to Washington Avenue. The Depot is on 3rd and Washington Avenues South.
FROM THE DEPOT TO LIGHT RAIL STATION:
Take 3rd Avenue South three blocks south to 5th Street. Take a left 1/2 block to the Government Plaza Station.
Nearby Hotels (in order of distance):
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis - Park Place
1500 Park Place Blvd.,
Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55416, USA
The Hotel Minneapolis
215 Fourth Street South,
Minneapolis, MN 55401
The Westin Minneapolis
88 South 6th Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402-1114
Phone: (612) 333-4006