PO Box 66
Bemidji, Minnesota 56619
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Bemidji is the home of Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox, but not only are these famous icons located here on Lake Bemidji, Bemidji offers diverse cultural activities. A new Arena and Convention Center under one roof can accommodate up to 1000 people for a banquet or as small of a meeting for 10. An attached Country Inn and Suites with a Cowboy Jacks restaurant makes it possible to walk from your room to the event without having to go outside. However, right outside the beautiful patio overlooking Lake Bemidji at the Sanford Center, miles of biking and hiking trails in the summer and then converted to snowmobile trails for winter are right outside the door. Bemidji offers several beautiful golf courses, fishing, and tours throughout the entire year. You'll never get bored in Bemidji!
Founded in 2010, the Sanford Center is a 185,000 sq. ft., 4700 seat multi-purpose facility and is the hub of social, cultural and recreational events in Northern Minnesota.
Featuring the George W. Neilson Conference Center our Ballroom and Lakeview Roos are the perfiect fit for your next event! Boasting over 14,000 square feet, we can accommodate some of the largest events to a quqint sized affair. We geature state-of-the-art technology, unmatched cuisine, beverages, and entertainment services. The Lakeview rooms and our spacious foyer offer panoramic views of the Lake Bemidji's south shore. The beauty of the north is on display from dawn until dusk!
Bemidji has so much to offer both it's residents and local businesses.
We're a major city in northern Minnesota on beautiful Lake Bemidji. We have many great facilities to host meetings big or small. We have the amenities of a big city, with a small town personal touch.
Our City is a very proud City and our service excellence rises to the top as we receive visitors to our community. We are honored to showcase our community to you.
We are fun all year around!! We have great hotels and the best convention/event center in the north!!
Bemidji is rich in history, being the first city founded on the Mississippi River. Beautiful scenery and plenty of local restaurants add to the appeal. There is no shortage of places to stay, with 8 hotels and one more being built. Three of those, including the hotel in progress, are conveniently located next to the best and newest event center in Northern MN, The Sanford Center. There is definitely no shortage of space for your meeting or conference.
State of the art convention center located on Lake Bemidji. Bemidji has a beautiful natural setting with all the necessary amentities to host major meetings in an initimate setting.
Bemidji is an amazing city that offers various outdoor activities as well as state of the art meeting facilities. It is a great cross between vacation destination and meeting destination, Bemidji has it all!