Plan Your Event

Consumer / Trade Show Information

River's Edge can easily accommodate trade and consumer shows for a wide variety of businesses and group sizes.

Services & Facilities

  • Registration space at no additional cost as available.
  • Seating and stage arrangements in all rooms. River's Edge provides one-time setup. Reset fees may apply.
  • House lighting, heat, and air conditioning.
  • Exhibit area electrical and utilities at current rates.
  • Cleaning before, during and after event including basic housekeeping during the event. All bulk trash, crates, lumber, and packing materials must be removed before and after the event. Trash removed by River's Edge staff may result in an additional charge.
  • Audio and/or visual services, including setup and standby service at current rates.
  • Telephone and hard-wired Internet must be arranged prior to the event at current rates.
  • Staffing members and coordination related to the event at current rates. Staffing coordination must be approved by River's Edge management at least 14 days prior to the event start date and time.
  • Convenient on-grade load-in access.
  • Decorating service available through one of the approved decorating companies at current rates. For more information, see our List of Decorators (PDF).

Additional Services & Equipment

River's Edge maintains and can provide at current rates:

  • Forklifts
  • Production crews
  • Sound systems
  • Spotlights
  • Staging
  • Related equipment and services

Rental Rates

Different rental rates apply per event requirements. River's Edge staff will discuss the rate for your event with you.

Public Ticket Sales

For information on ticket sales events, call River's Edge management at 320-255-7272 to discuss options.

Move In / Move Out Fees

Current rates may apply to move in and move out.


River's Edge has access to over 1,500 parking stalls within a four block area of the Convention Center, and 700 parking stalls that are connected to the facility by skyway system.