May 222 pm – 4:30 pm
May 222:30pm – 3:30pm
The time when syrener–that is, lilacs–bloom is as much beloved in Sweden as in Minnesota. It tends to happen a little later in Sweden–late May or early June.
Jag tycker att doften av syren är världens ljuvligaste. I think the scent of lilacs is the sweetest scent in the world.
I had such a wonderful time at ASI that I became a member! Thank you for the excellent programming you bring to our Twin Cities community!— ASI Member
I had such a wonderful time at ASI that I became a member! Thank you for the excellent programming you bring to our Twin Cities community!
A trip to Minneapolis isn't complete without a visit to ASI— CNN
A trip to Minneapolis isn't complete without a visit to ASI
2600 Park Ave
Named one of Twin Cities Business Magazine’s “Unique Venues for Business Events,” ASI has developed a reputation as the preferred Twin Cities venue for lavish corporate affairs, business meetings, conferences and social events.
With the contemporary Nelson Cultural Center, the historic Turnblad Mansion and a spacious courtyard, ASI’s campus features a variety of flexible meeting rooms and presentation venues to fit your event needs.
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ASI’s flexible venues accommodate a range of events, from small-scale meetings to company-wide celebrations, and everything in between.
With an intimate outdoor rooftop perfect for a cocktail hour, views of the Turnblad Mansion, and an adjacent interior promenade, ASI’s largest event venue is perfect for seated dinners, standing events, lectures, receptions and performances.
Capacity: 250 plated, 300 lecture, 400 reception.
ASI’s Folke Bernadotte conference room is ideal for meetings and presentations.
Capacity: 20 luncheon, 45 meeting, 60 lecture.
Paulson Hall within the Turnblad Mansion is perfect for dinners and presentations and is located adjacent to two classrooms that can be used for breakout sessions or preparation.
Capacity: 120 theater or reception, 80 plated.
The ASI Courtyard provides a charming outdoor alternative that combines slate paving and grass and is suitable for a range of events.
Capacity: 500+ reception, 250 plated.
The Grand Hall of the Turnblad Mansion is perfect for intimate receptions with the option of opening the Mansion for viewing as part of your event.
Capacity: 12 seated presentation, 150 reception.
From seated dinners to outrageously inventive theme parties and tented outdoor affairs, Slate & Stone has the talent and ingenuity to create the most memorable wedding menus.
Photo credit: Jeannine Marie Photography
We collaborate with A/V and event vendors regularly and can connect you with potential partners as needed.
ASI has an on-site caterer, Slate & Stone. Slate & Stone has a full liquor license and is certified for on-site food service.
Included in any rental of an ASI:
ASI has experience hosting a wide range of receptions, parties and events. We have full capabilities for events of all sizes.
ASI’s campus has a number of classrooms and smaller meeting rooms perfect for breakout sessions, conferences, or focused meetings.
ASI is fully-equipped for multi-media presentations in a number of our venues, with HD video projection, live-streaming capability, HD multi-channel audio, and more.
For larger productions, we work with A/V companiesA. ASI can assist with securing A/V partners or can work with a partner of your choice.
To learn more about ASI’s business and corporate opportunities, please submit a general event inquiry using the below form.
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