The 2017 Big Ten Conference travels to the Great State of Minnesota.
We look forward to hosting a productive and energizing event. Please join us as we gather with the 9 other States in our VFW region to conduct business, network and problem solve.
Our 2017-18 Commander and President wish to welcome you!
Individual Forms can be found below from the Big 10 Packet.
Location: Minneapolis Marriott Airport, 2020 American Blvd., Bloomington, MN 55425
DEADLINE DATE FOR HOUSING:
September 15th, 2017
Two (2) drink tickets (for either Friday’s Hospitality Mixer or Saturday’s Banquet)
Friday Hors D’ouevres at Hospitality Mixer
Banquet ticket for Saturday evening
Advance Registration Deadline Postmarked By October 1, 2017
Looking for a new place to visit? Perhaps a new adventure and inspiration?
We are looking to set-up two different tour opportunities that may be of interest:
US Bank Stadium Tours
SEE: Guided adventure through the U.S. Bank Stadium will give you behind-the-scenes access to the new home of the Minnesota Vikings. Discover the inner workings of this State-of-the-Art stadium including premium clubs and suites, the Thomson Reuters Press Level, stadium art collection, team locker room, stadium floor and so much more. The knowledgeable Tour Guides are well-versed on building architecture, Vikings history and sustainability features of the Stadium.
LENGTH: 90 minutes
COST: $14 per person
MINIMUM GROUP SIZE FOR TOUR TO OCCUR: 20 people
Historic Fort Snelling
SEE: Built in the early 1820s, Historic Fort Snelling is a great place to learn about military history from before the Civil War through World War II, fur trade history, slavery in Minnesota, the U.S.– Dakota War of 1862 and much more. Its location—at the junction of the Minnesota and Mississippi Rivers– has been significant for centuries to many American Indian Communities. Visit all regular stops within the historic fort, as well as the exhibit and film in the Visitor Center.
LENGTH: 2 Hours
COST: $10 per person
MINIMUM GROUP SIZE FOR TOUR TO OCCUR: 15 people
August 15th, 2017