Travel Information

Venue

Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 2nd Avenue S
Minneapolis, MN 55403


Hotels

Hilton Minneapolis— SOLD OUT
1001 Marquette Avenue S
Minneapolis, MN 55403
612.376.1000

The Hilton is our official conference hotel, and is where we have secured the greatest number of discounted* rooms for our attendees. It has remarkable amenities, is conveniently located near many restaurants and shops, and is connected to the Convention Center via an indoor skyway system. To ensure receiving the conference rate, make your reservations directly with the Hilton by January 13 and mention the “Desiring God Conference for Pastors.”

*Disclosure: We have negotiated a discounted rate with the hotel on behalf of our attendees. There is a small hotel rebate paid to Desiring God and is used to help offset Convention Center costs.

Millennium Hotel ($105 per night)
1313 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55403
612.332.6000

To ensure receiving the conference rate, make your reservations directly with the Millennium by January 3 and mention the “Desiring God Conference for Pastors.” If you experience any issues call the hotel reservations department directly at 800.522.8856 or 612.332.6000 as allocations of a certain bed type may run out online.

Holiday Inn Express — SOLD OUT
225 11th Street S
Minneapolis, MN 55403
612.341.3300

To ensure receiving the conference rate, make your reservations directly with Holiday Inn Express by January 2 and mention the “Desiring God Conference for Pastors.”


Transportation

We will provide free airport shuttle service that runs every 20 minutes between 12:00–3:00 PM on Wednesday, the last day of the conference. For other days, please use Airport Taxi, Light Rail or SuperShuttle.


Meals

There are several options for dining onsite at the Convention Center including general concession stands, Dunn Bros. Coffee, as well as several specialty food lines (build-your-own-burrito, sub sandwiches, etc.). Eating onsite is a great way to save time and maximize your opportunity to connect and fellowship with other attendees.


Bookstore

With some serious deals on a lot of great titles, you’ll be glad you made the trek to our LifeWay conference bookstore.


Childcare

Childcare will not be provided at the conference.


American Sign Language & Translation

American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation will not be offered at the conference. Spanish translation will be offered at the conference. If you have other special needs, please contact us (mail@desiringgod.org or 1.888.346.4700) so that we can serve you in the best way possible.