Enjoy Minneapolis While Attending NAFOA's 2019 Fall Finance & Tribal Economies Conference


Enjoy Minneapolis While Attending NAFOA's 2019 Fall Finance & Tribal Economies Conference

July 1, 2019

NAFOA's 2019 Fall Finance & Tribal Economies Conference, to be held on October 7-8, 2019 at the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, will offer you the opportunity to attend educational sessions focused specifically on growing your tribe's economy, and also give you the chance to visit Prior Lake and explore the nearby city of Minneapolis.
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Hoċokata Ti

Hoċokata Ti is the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community’s cultural center and gathering space.  Hoċokata Ti’s public exhibit, Mdewakanton: Dwellers of Spirit Lake, will enhance visitors' knowledge and understanding of the Mdewakanton Dakota people and their history. An assortment of Dakota Sioux artifacts can be viewed in the public gallery. The gift shop will feature a variety of Native-made art, books, music, beaded and quilled items, and craft supplies.

Minnehaha Regional Park

Located only six miles from Minneapolis, Minnehaha Regional Park features the renowned 53-foot Minnehaha Falls, limestone bluffs, and river overlooks.   The 193-acre park also includes bike and walking paths, volleyball courts, gardens, and a disc golf course.

Mall of America

The Mall of America is the largest shopping mall in the country with over 500 stores, the Nickelodeon Universe amusement park, and the SEA LIFE Minnesota Aquarium. Mystic Lake offers a complimentary shuttle to the mall via the Mystic Express route.

Minneapolis Institute of Art

With over 90,000 artworks, the Minneapolis Institute of Art's collection includes art from six continents, spanning about 5,000 years. Highlights include works by van Gogh, Matisse, and Frank Lloyd Wright. 

Conference Links

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Hotel & Travel Information
Member Tribe Registration Form
General Registration Form
Sponsor/Exhibitor Prospectus
Sample Justification Letter

Interested in becoming a sponsor? 

Contact VaRene Martin at varene@nafoa.org