Conference Location and Accommodations

Radisson Blu Hotel Minneapolis (formerly the Radisson Plaza)
35 S. Seventh St.
Minneapolis, MN 55402
(612) 339-4900
(800) 333-3333

The Farmer Cooperatives Conference is returning to the Radisson Blu Hotel in Minneapolis! Located in downtown Minneapolis, we are pleased to offer FCC 2014 conference attendees the special group rate of $145 plus tax per night for accommodations in a standard or double guest room. This rate is available for a limited number of reservations made on or before October 15, 2014.


Guests will be responsible for making their own reservations; to do so, call (800) 333-3333 or (612) 339-4900. Or, to make reservations online visit the hotel’s conference webpage. Identify yourself as part of the Farmer Cooperatives Conference group to receive special rate.

Other Hotels which may have rooms available for these dates include:

Parking and Transportation


Self-parking is available in the heated Plaza VII ramp directly beneath the hotel with elevators leading to the lobby. The ramp entrance is on Seventh St. Self-parking is $19 per day Sunday - Thursday and $6 per day after 4 pm. Friday and Saturday.

Valet parking is available 24 hours for $30 per day.


Taxi services are available at both terminals at the Minneapolis/St. Paul airport. Downtown Minneapolis is approximately 12 miles from the airport. Average fare is $38-49.

SuperShuttle service is available for approximately $18 one way, or $36 roundtrip from the airport. The hotel's web site has useful links to maps, directions and other information.

Lightrail: The Metro Transit lightrail is available from Minneapolis/St. Pual airport directly to downtown Minneapolis. The rate is $2.25 during Rush Hours (Mon-Fri, 6:00-9:00am and 3:00-6:30pm) and $1.75 at all other times, including all day on weekends.

For more information, call CALS Conference Services at (608) 263-1672.