MMPA Events

22nd Excellence Awards Gala
Thursday, Nov. 1 @ Aria | 5:30 p.m. social, 7 p.m. awards

 The stage is set for last year’s MMPA Excellence Awards Gala at Aria

The stage is set for last year’s MMPA Excellence Awards Gala at Aria

Entries have been submitted, judges’ scores are in, and soon those gleaming awards will be presented during this year’s MMPA Excellence Awards Gala on Thursday, November 1.

Online registration for the publishing and media industry’s party of the year is now open. Registration has closed.

You’ll soon learn if you’re among this year’s winners—although you’ll have to wait until the night of the gala to find out exactly where you’ve conquered the competition. But there’s no need to wait to make your reservations for the annual celebration.

 Silent auction items at last year’s gala

Silent auction items at last year’s gala

It’s a night for revelry as we return to a stunning venue, Aria, in the heart of Minneapolis’ Warehouse District. Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres begin at 5:30 p.m., and at 7 p.m., our hosts for the evening will start summoning you to the podium to accept your awards.

The MMPA Excellence Awards Gala culminates with the announcement of the 2018 Magazine of the Year award.

Reserve your seat now!

Cancellation/Refund Policy:
A $50 administrative fee will apply for any refunds processed.  
A refund will not be issued for any cancellations received within one week of the event.